Mass Schedules

MASS & RECONCILIATION SCHEDULE – Last Updated: August, 9th, 2022

This schedule is subject to change, kindly check our homepage (www.carmelmission.org) for any updates prior to coming to the Mission.

Important Updates –

  • Daily Mass Schedule has been updated. Join us for 12:00 pm Mass every Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday, in the Blessed Sacrament Chapel.
  • Health Advisory: We encourage all to wear masks while indoors, unvaccinated individuals are required to wear masks indoors.


Mass Schedule

Our Sunday Mass at 11:00 am will be celebrated in the Central Courtyard, weather permitting.
Everyone is encouraged to wear a face covering while indoors, unvaccinated individuals are required to wear masks.
Entrances to Mass are located at the Front Lot and Parish Lot.


Saturday Vigil Mass
Every Saturday, 5:30 pm in the Basilica.

Sunday Masses
Every Sunday, 9:00 am in the Basilica.
Every Sunday, 11:00 am in the Central Courtyard.

Daily Masses – Blessed Sacrament Chapel
Every Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, 12:00 pm


Our Weekly Masses are streamed every Sunday at 9:00am, and are available thereafter.
Click to View our Video Masses


St. Francis of the Redwoods –

St. Francis of the Redwoods is currently open.
Click this link for more information.


Sacrament of Reconciliation –

Sacrament of Reconciliation (Confession) will be at the Parish Parking lot on Saturdays – 9:00 am – 10:00 am


Mass Parking and Entrances


Indoor Mass in the Basilica and Forecourt
Those that are attending our Basilica Masses, such as the Saturday Vigil Mass and the Sunday Mass at 9:00 am, will continue to enter Mass via the Visitor’s Gate and Parish Gate into the Basilica and Forecourt.

Outdoor Mass in the Central Courtyard
Those attending our outdoor Sunday Mass at 11:00 am will be entering through the Carriage Gate and through the Parish Gate into the Central Courtyard. 

We will have an attendant at each entrance.
Please note the following when attending Mass at the Mission.

  • During Mass, our courtyards are an extension of our Mass. We ask that everyone be aware and respect the prayerful environment of this setting.
  • Mass entrances will be closed and locked 10 minutes after Mass has concluded as we will be securing the grounds and preparing for the next activity.

Accessible Parking
If you require any assistance, please let the attendant know. It is best to arrive early to allow us to accommodate accessibility needs.

Front Parking Lot: There are 9 designated accessible parking spots near the entrance of the Basilica Forecourt. 

Parish Parking Lot: There are 6 designated accessible parking spots near the entrance to the Central Courtyard.

Daily Masses

Noon Masses are celebrated every Wednesday, Thursdays, and Friday in Blessed Sacrament Chapel at 12:oo pm, noon.

Blessed Sacrament Chapel

The Blessed Sacrament Chapel is open on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday at 12:00 pm for our Daily Mass.
Doors opens 15 minutes prior to Mass and closes immediately after Mass.