Made famous by the John Steinbeck novel, this vibrant waterfront neighborhood oozes history and charm. Former home to Monterey's sardine industry, Cannery Row is now an exciting destination for shopping, dining and wine tasting. Peruse one-of-a-kind boutiques, sip a glass of white wine on the waterfront, and savor breathtaking views of Monterey Bay. Cannery Row also boasts popular attractions like the Monterey Bay Aquarium.
Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony
Jazz Legends Gala
Cannery Row Block Party
What are some fun things to do on Cannery Row?
This historic waterfront is home to the famous Monterey Bay Aquarium. Visit more than 85 unique shops, and enjoy fine California wine tasting and seafood dinners. You can also rent a kayak to explore the Edward F. Ricketts State Marine Conservation Area.
What restaurants are there on Cannery Row?
Whether you’re looking for a fancy sit-down meal with an ocean view or lunch with few beers, you’ll find plenty of great dining spots on Cannery Row. Popular restaurants include The Sardine Factory, Bubba Gump Shrimp Co., Chart House, Blue Fin Café, The Fish Hopper and C restaurant + bar.