How to Get to the Gala
GComplimentary busses will be escorting guests to and from the aquarium. The bus company, Pacific Monarch, will park near the Monterey Convention Center next to the row of flags on Del Monte Avenue. A member of Safe Food Alliance staff will be assisting guests from the convention center to the busses.
Bus times going to the aquarium
- 6:00 pm
- 6:15 pm
- 6:30 pm
- 6:45 pm
Bus times returning from the aquarium
- 9:30 pm
- 9:45 pm
- 10:00 pm
- 10:15 pm
- 10:30 pm
If you are unable to travel to and from the aquarium on the busses, the concierge at the Portola Hotel can assist you with paid transportation.
5:30 pm Gala registration opens Serra Ballroom Foyer in Monterey Convention Center
6-6:45 pm Bus Shuttles to Aquarium Monterey Convention Center
6:15 – 7:30 pm Cocktail hour Monterey Bay Aquarium
7:30 pm Dinner and Gala Monterey Bay Aquarium
Registration for the gala opens at 5:30 pm in the Serra Lobby at the Monterey Convention Center. The booth for registration will be open until 6:45pm, when the last bus departs.