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Golf, Wine & Chateaubriand – Not a Bad Day!


After 36 holes of golf in Pebble Beach, a group of 60 men from an international trucking company came to The Perry House to literally be wined and dined.  Legacy Marketing Partners has put together a fabulous weekend for this group in years past and every year they do a wine pairing dinner, each year at a different location.  This year it was at The Perry House – yeah!! Read more

Iron Chef Team-Building at The Perry House


The Perry House is opening its doors to let other chefs in; well, chefs in training anyway (our Executive Chef Dean isn’t giving it up yet)! But what fun was it to have an “Iron Chef” style team-building event right here in our humble kitchen abode, and the upcoming Food Network stars were Google employees no-less! Read more

Talented Chefs Create Dishes with California Grown Strawberries


The Perry House was recently the location for a culinary workshop for select restaurant chain corporate chefs and menu developers put on by the California Strawberry Commission together with Culinex to expose national chefs from chain restaurants to delicious and creative ways to use strawberries. The weekend workshop included two events at The Perry House. Read more

A Fabulous Fundraiser to Support the Hope Center of Monterey

Events by Classic was proud to have the opportunity to participate in the Hope Center’s 1st Annual Fundraiser. While the menu prepared and served by Classic Catering was, of course, yummy, the main attraction of the evening was the live auction, which was delightfully MC’d by Jon Belmont . Our staff had as much fun watching the guests out bid each other as they evidently did. Between the silent auction, live Read more

Monterey’s Historic Garden League Luncheon

Beautiful old rose bushes at The Perry HouseThe Perry House was pleased to be the chosen venue for the Historic Garden League’s General Membership luncheon meeting in March.  The Historic Garden League (“HGL”) was organized in 1995 to support the development, knowledge, preservation and appreciation of the significant historic gardens within the Monterey Read more

Big Scissors Help Open Monterey’s Newest Special Events / Reception Venue

Photo by Jennifer Church Excellent Focus

What a special night and a great turnout for The Perry House’s “official” opening ribbon cutting event with the Monterey Peninsula Chamber. The weather gods were certainly with us as it was a beautiful “Indian Summer” evening. The Perry House had many new visitors who had not yet had an opportunity to tour the newly Read more

Wedding MBA Seminar & Kathy Ireland Weddings

We were there!  While the Wedding Merchant Business Association (MBA) conference is geared more toward “running your business” than about the latest wedding trends in color and fashion, we felt this seminar offered invaluable ideas and tips on how to be the best we can be for our wedding clients. Among many great speakers, one of the highlights for news on the Wedding Industry was given by Kathy Ireland. I’m sure Read more

Our Biggest Month Yet

Chef Dean Young in his kitchenPhew!  We are excited.  September 2011 is thus far our biggest month, with 24 events booked; 8 at The Perry House, 7 at off-site locations, 5 Beach Ceremonies and 4 at Gatherings, and ALL, except 3, are WEDDINGS! We have been working with many of these couples for 9 months to a year and it is with great excitement that we are looking forward to being able to Read more