Monterey coastline in California graphic with August 24-27, 20223 dates.

Schedule of Events

Thursday, August 24

9:30 a.m.–4 p.m. | Optional Excursion: Golf at a Pebble Beach Golf Course

10:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m. | Optional Excursion: Elkhorn Slough Tour, a guided electric catamaran tour through the diverse Elkhorn Slough—home to a variety of wildlife with a guaranteed sea-otter sighting

6 p.m. | Welcome reception with hors d’oeuvres and private tours at Monterey Bay Aquarium

7:45 p.m. | Welcome dinner in Monterey Bay Aquarium’s Open Sea Exhibit | Monterey Bay Aquarium

Friday, August 25

8­–9 a.m. | Breakfast at the hotel

9:30 a.m. |  Private bus tour through 17-Mile Drive and Pebble Beach Golf Links and Lodge

Free afternoon for shopping, lunch, art galleries, and the beach (suggestions forthcoming)

5 p.m. |  Cocktail Reception at Stokes Adobe with local Purdue Alumni Club members

6 p.m. | Private dinner for President’s Council travelers at Stokes Adobe

Saturday, August 26

8­–9 a.m. | Breakfast at the hotel

9:30 a.m. | Guided tour down historic Highway 1 through Big Sur with stop at Bixby Bridge

11:30 a.m. | Lunch at the scenic Nepenthe

2 p.m. | Private tour of the Carmel Mission Basilica

6 p.m. | Wine tasting and farewell dinner at Folktale Winery

Sunday, August 27

7:30–9 a.m. | Farewell breakfast at the hotel

11 a.m. | Checkout