Join a beloved local holiday tradition as the company Dance Kids of Monterey County presents its twenty-fifth anniversary performance of Nutcracker: A Monterey Peninsula Tradition featuring Monterey Pops! Orchestra, LIVE! This lively and long-running tradition takes a ton of planning and rehearsals, as it incorporates over 100 dancers and actors as well as nearly 40 musicians, a maestro, stagehands, and over 120 volunteers. The final product is mind-blowing showcase of local talent and imagination. There is no better way to feel first-hand the holiday spirit in Monterey this year.