Monterey Country Dance Community

Contra Dancing (and much more) in Monterey, California

          FOGGY MOON 2017                  DANCE WEEKEND                       HOUSING 


This webpage is devoted to offering
the latest information on housing options
for contra dancers attending our
Foggy Moon 2017 Dance Weekend event.


 Check back often for
additional/updated information.


As of 5/31/17, we have 4 sets of options for contra dancers, as follows.


1. Hostelling International USA -- Monterey


The Monterey Hostel is located at 778 Hawthorne Street, Monterey, CA 93940, and the phone number to call is
(831) 649-0375.  It offers a nice array of amenities -- check out the website!


 2.  Veterans Park -- Monterey


For those of you who like to camp, Veterans Park is a popular park and campground in this area.  Some fee info includes: 


  • Campsite with one vehicle - $30
  • Additional vehicle (limit 1 per site) - $8
  • Each bicycle/hiker in hiker camp site area - $6/night
  • Shower fee for non-campers -$2


Please visit the website for more information.  Also, a park attendant resides in the park -- (831) 646-3865.


3. Local Hotel and Motels

As a frequent tourist stop, Carmel and Monterey both offer an array of hotels and motels.  We suggest checking out both TripAdvisor and Yelp to gain an idea of what's available locally.


4. MCDC's Housing Coordinator

Mary Schaefer


Mary works very hard for our dance community -- to help dancers who seek housing locally to find suitable arrangements.  If you prefer to stay with local dancers, then contact Mary as soon as possible.  Remember -- available local housing is on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Email Mary at 


 Thank you!!!!