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Artist Exhibition - Sebastopol
An urban artist, explores her bohemian side to capture West Sonoma County in her latest exhibit. The show, "West County," will be on display through July 12, 2015.
Santa Rosa HS Class of 1965 - 50th Reunion
Santa Rosa High School’s graduating class of 1965 is holding its 50th Reunion extravaganza on Friday & Saturday, July 17th and 18th and they are trying to reach classmates who have been out of touch. Events include a Friday Grad Night gathering from 6-10pm. Saturday morning class photo, plus a school & museum tour, and the gala Saturday night dinner & silent auction from 5-10pm. Both evening events will be at Fountaingrove Inn, corner of Fountaingrove Parkway & Mendocino Ave., Santa Rosa.
Edgar Degas Show - Petaluma
Visit the Petaluma Art Center now through July 26 to see Edgar Degas: The Private Impressionist. Located next to the to the Visitor’s Center at the Historic Railroad Station, the show features more than 100 works on paper including 40 drawings, prints, pastels & photographs by Degas. Intimate & thought- provoking, the show also contains works by artists in his circle including Mary Cassatt, Paul Cezanne & Henri Toulous-Lautrec.
Montgomery HS Class of 65 - 50th Reunion
Please, help us locate fellow Classmates. We are planning our 50th Class Reunion - August 14th & 15th at the Flamingo Hotel in Santa Rosa.
Summer Repertory Theater Festival- Santa Rosa
The summer theater season opens with Rodger’s & Hammerstein’s “South Pacific,” the 1st of 5 plays to be presented in rotation at the Burbank Theater. Other plays include “Peter & the Starcatcher,” “Little Shop of Horrors,” Jane Austen’s “Emma” & Moliere’s “Tartuffe.” Show Dates: June 19-Aug. 8.
Brian Howlett: Glean & Grow - Santa Rosa
There is a joy, a sense of gratitude & satisfaction when you grow & raise your own food. It's that joy which he expresses in his current Water Color Series. His hope is that you enjoy his family of portraits as much as he's enjoyed painting them! Show runs through 8/13/15.
Summer Meals for Kids & Teens - Sonoma County
Santa Rosa City Schools Summer Feeding Sites
Sonoma Valley Museum
“The Intimate Diebernkom,” a special exhibit that runs through Aug. 23rd. Features pencil & ink drawings on paper, collages of torn paper & watercolors by the late Richard Diebernkom, former Healdsburg resident & founder of Bay Area Figurative Movement. Cost: $5-$8, Free/18 & younger, Free/All Visitors Every Wednesday
ARTescape - Mini Summer Camps - Sonoma
This community outreach program affiliated with the Arts Guild of Sonoma offers numerous week-long art camps for children & teens, including Spanish immersion, as well as adult programs. Camp fees range from $100-$160.
Tuesdays in the Plaza Concerts - Healdsburg
Event Hours: 6-8pm. Every Tuesday enjoy free concerts. A selection of local food vendors will be onsite from 5pm-8pm.
Forestville Farmers Market
Tuesdays from 4-7pm.
Summer Reading Program & Teen Read
Encourage students of all ages to spend time reading this summer by signing them up for this free program, sponsored by the SC Library system. Sign-ups at regional branches:
Summer Youth Pass - Sonoma County Transit
Unlimited Rides for $24 - for Youth 18 & under through 8/31/15.
Mariko Irie Show - Finley Community Center
Show runs through 9/3/2015.
Gooneybird Etc. Coastal Works of Art - Santa Rosa
Exhibition runs through September 3rd.
PAIRINGS - Healdsburg Center for the Arts
Show runs through 10/4, 2015; Reception, Saturday 8/22, 5-8pm.
Farmers Market - Sonoma
Welcome to the Valley of the Moon Certified Farmers' Market - held Tuesday nights on the Plaza in Sonoma. Hours: 5:30pm-Dusk.
Trails Challenge - Sonoma County Parks
Get outdoors, get fit! New trails for 2015.
Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital - Volunteers Needed
Their extensive volunteer program serves many different departments. Volunteers provide help to staff as well as comfort to patients & visitors. Training is provided. If you are a physically fit mature adult with some time to spare please call.
Health Workshop - Healdsburg
This workshop is on the 5 essential foods you need to transform your health. Event Hours: 6:30-8:30pm. Free to attend.
Joe Craven - Ivest Park, Sebastopol
Peacetown Summer Concert Series presents folk music & humor from 5-8pm. Free to attend.
Marin County Fair
Theme: "On With The Show." 7/1-7/5.
Wednesday Night Market - Santa Rosa
Family Fun in Downtown Santa Rosa from 5-8;30pm.
Sparkling Wine Happy Hour - Healdsburg
Wednesday Nights from 5-7pm in the Lobby of Hotel Healdsburg. Offering special glasses or bottles of sparkling wine along with light bar bites. Join us as we add some sparkle to the middle of your week.
Farmers Market - Petaluma
Every Wednesday Night.
Wines & Sunsets - Paradise Ridge Winery
Ongoing Wednesday Evenings May through October 5:30 until sunset. Rotating Line up of local food vendors & live musicians. Cost: $8/Advance, $10/Door.
Thugz Band - Guerneville
‘Rockin’ the River’ presents cosmic Americana, psychedelic originals, covers & jams.
Peter & the Starcatcher - SRJC
A wildly theatrical, hilarious & innovative retelling of how a miserable orphan came to be 'The Boy Who Never Grew Up', Peter & the Starcatcher is a swashbuckling grownup prequel to Peter Pan, that will have you hooked from the moment you let your imagination take flight!
Hello Dolly - Raven Players - Healdsburg
Classic Broadway Musical. Show: 8pm.
The Buddy Holly Story - 6th Street Playhouse
From his meteoric rise to fame in 1957 to his tragic death 2 years later. The show features over 20 of his greatest hits. Show runs through July 19th.
Summer with the SF Symphony
Singer Johnny Mathis joins the SF Symphony on opening night with a concert of his greatest hits. Other performances include classic films, favorite composers, popular musicians & vocalists. Plus a Beatles tribute.
Cotati Community Famers Market
Held every Thursday Evening. Hours: 4:30-7;30pm. Held at La Plaza Park, West Sierra Ave & Old Redwood Hwy.
Live Music - Mary's Pizza Rohnert Park
There's live music on the patio EVERY Thursday Night all summer long at Mary's Pizza Shack in Rohnert Park!
Phoenix Theater - Petaluma
For the entire schedule:
Transendence Theater - Broadway Under the Stars -Jack London State Park
Theme: Best Night Ever! We’re more than a single show, single stage - we create extraordinary experiences that inspire us all to fly higher.
Barlow Weekly Artisan Street Fair - Sebastopol
The Barlow Street Fair is a weekly celebration of the bounty & creativity of our community. Every Thursday evening through September 24th from 5-8pm, the streets will be lined with Sonoma County’s premier crafts people & food vendors. Featuring live music & fun entertainment.
Hot Dog Thursday - Pacific Coast Air Museum
Event Hours: 11:30am-1:30pm. Cost: $5 includes admission to the Pacific Coast Air Museum, a large hot dog, chips & soda. Continues the first Thurs. of each month through October.
Free Farm Tours - Laguna Farm
Held 1st Thursday of the month through October at 2pm.
Concert Series - Montgomery Village - Santa Rosa
Through Oct. 11, Montgomery Village Shopping Center offers Free Outdoor Concerts:
D'Argenzio Wine Down Thursday
EVERY THURSDAY EVENING FROM 5-9pm. Featuring artisan wines along with a band of the week, food, roasting marshmallows on colder evenings, bocce ball on warmer evenings. Every week features a different flight of 4 wines served by the glass. A dinner menu is available & picnics are welcome. Reservations recommended, not required. Cost: $8/Per Glass, $6/Wine Club Members.
The Sonoma Food Tour Experience - Sonoma
Event Days/Hours: Thursday-Sunday from 11am-2pm.
Sebastopol - Fireworks Extravaganza
The tradition continues with live music, dancing, free games & relays, food, a raffle, flag ceremony & fireworks. Gates open: 5:30pm, music starts at 6pm, fireworks will go off at dusk. Event Hours: 5:30-10pm. Cost: $8/General, $5/Children (6-11); Free/Ages 5 & under
Independence Day Celebration- Guerneville
Check out the Crafts Faire from 10am-6pm, grab a bite at the Russian River Rotary BBQ from 12/noon-6pm, enjoy a fun Block Party, enjoy the fireworks at dusk. Event Hours: 10am-10pm
Windsor KaBOOM! Independence Day Celebration & Fireworks
Celebrate with an afternoon of fun followed by an amazing fireworks show! Live music by Tainted Love & Kingsborough. Kids area includes arts & crafts, jumpy houses, obstacle courses, clowns & more! Event Hours: 4-10pm. Cost: $5/Per Person, $3/Kids 7 & under, $40/VIP
Gypsy Roc & Dance - Sebastopol
Junk Parlor & Contemporary Fusion-Style Belly Dancers Gold Star Dance Company come together to unveil their albmum "Melusina." Show: 10pm.
Fireworks over Bodega Bay
Celeebrate Independence Day in Sonoma County with spectacular firework display over Bodega Bay! The show will start at dark (approx. 9:30pm). You can see the show from all around Bodega Bay.
Sonoma County Fair Traveling Fair, Sonoma County Locations
To help build interest beforehand, the Sonoma County Fair visits towns with free previews of what’s to come between July 24 & Aug. 9.
Sonoma Plaza Ghost Walking Tour
Takes place at 8pm, every Friday. Come & meet the ghosts of Sonoma Plaza, there are too many to count! Delve into the dark past of Sonoma. Meet those who toiled & battled for freedom from Mexico & learn what dark secrets are hidden just below the surface.
The Wineries at the Barlow Present Yappy Hour - Sebastopol
Bring your leashed pooch to the 1st Friday of each month to the Barlow Yappy Hour from 4-7pm!
Summer Fling Fridays - Flamingo Resort & Spa
7/3 & 8/7 - Doors Open at 8pm, Live DJ at 9:30pm.
Windsor Town Green - Live Concert Schedule
THURSDAYS - Live Concerts (6-8pm)
Farmers Market - Rohnert Park
Takes place every Friday Night from 5-8pm in the library parking lot & City Center Plaza
Live Music at the Pool Cafe - Geyserville
Every Friday from 6-8pm enjoy food & drinks by the Pool Cafe while listening to live musical entertainment. No reservations are required & attendance is free for all guests.
Funky Fridays - Sugarloaf
Come out and enjoy the parks ambiance every Friday Night starting at 6:30pm. Arrive early & bring your own lawn chair or picnic blanket. Food is available for purchase - or bring your own! Tickets: $10/Adults, Free/youth 18 & under.
Friday Night Live at the Plaza - Cloverdale
Farmers Market: 5:30pm. Free concerts begin at 7pm each Friday Night. May 29 - Sept. 4 in Cloverdale’s Downtown Plaza. (707) 894-4414
The Peter Welker Sextet - Petaluma
20th annual “Jazz On The River” Summer Series - running every Friday Evening.
Summer Music Series - Sebastiani Winery
Series runs EVERY Friday Night from 6-9pm. Food & wine will be available for purchase. Food Trucks on select Friday Evenings.
Friday Night Cruise-in Classic - Santa Rosa
EVERY FRIDAY NIGHT from 5-8pm in the Big Boys Parking Lot Larkfield Shopping Center.
The Spy who Killed Me - Murder Mystery Dinner Theater - Windsor
Partake in an evening full of fun, suspense, laughter & intrigue while enjoying a delicious 3-course meal. Interact with the characters & become part of the show with your family & friends. Call to make a reservation for your night of dining, crime solving & laughter.
1st Fridays Sunset - Healdsburg
Sip elegant Russian River Valley wines while enjoying one of the best views in Sonoma County!
Farmers Market - Occidental
Held every FRIDAY in front of Howard Station Cafe
1st Friday Art Walk - Guerneville
1st Friday of EVERY MONTH from 3–8pm in Downtown Guerneville. Support the Local Arts! Join us for Street Art, Gallery Receptions & Merchants Art, Music, Food & Wine. Look for the banner & guide map at Sonoma Nesting Co.
Independence Day Party - Rio Nido
Hamburger, Hot Dog Night from 5-8p. Enjoy food, dancing & fun at the Rio Nido Picnic Area.
4th of July Duck Dash & Kids Parade - Healdsburg
Event Hours: 10am-1pm. Parade at 11am. Prizes, Costume Contests, Duck Decorating, Face Painting & Live Music.
Robert Mondavi Winery Summer Concert Series,
The Wallflowers, with special guest Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness & a nighttime fireworks display will kick-off the winery’s summer concert season. Tickets: $85/Per Person.
Firework Celebration - Healdsburg
Fireworks begin at dusk.
Fireworks Spectacular w/ Megan Hilty & SR Symphony - Green Music Center
Kids 12 & under 1/2 price on the lawn all summer!
Fireworks - Petaluma
Food, Drinks, Fun Zone for Kids, Live Music. Event Hours: 5-10pm. Fireworks 9:30pm.
Old Fashioned 4th of July - Sonoma
Parade: 10am Afterwards enjoy an old-fashioned carnival, game booths, wet zone to cool things off, food, drink & more!
10k & 3k runs - start time 7:30am. Free pint glasses to the first, 1,250 finishers & $5 off the Kenwood Pancake Breakfast.
Pancake Breakfast & Silent Auction - Kenwood
Breakfast will be served from 7-11:30am. Silent Auction tables will be open from 9am-1pm.
Community BBQ - Cloverdale
Hosted by the Lions, Kiwanis & Knights of Columbus.
Sh-Boom - Montgomery Village
All the way from St. Louis, playing old time rock n' roll that will have you twisting the day away!
Pyrospectacular - Cloverdale
Fireworks: 9pm. Free Admission - Donation Accepted.
BBQ - Monte Rio
Event Hours: 12/noon-4pm.
Red, White & BOOM - Santa Rosa Fairgrounds
Gates open at 3pm. Enjoy a fantastic lineup of local bands & great food from local vendors. Kids will enjoy watermelon eating contest, jumpy houses, face painters & lots more. The evening will conclude with an amazing fireworks show simulcast live to music on KZST 100.1 FM.
Healdsburg Pancake Breakfast
7am - Presented by BSA Troop 21.
Rancho Adobe Fire Dept - Pancake Breakfast
Hours: 7-11am. Tickets available at the door. All proceeds benefit the Rancho Adobe Fire District.
Napa County Fair & Fireworks
An all-American 4th of July fair & fireworks start with a classic parade through downtown Calistoga. The fun then moves on to the fairgrounds for nostalgic games, antique tractors, live music, strolling entertainment, exhibits & displays, arts & crafts, bbq, wine tasting & Chef’s Showcase.
4th of July Shindig - Kenwood
Enjoy BBQ, Beer, Wine, Booths, Games, Face Painting, Music - fun for the whole Family!
Fireworks Hike - Sugarloaf Ridge State Park
Celebrate Independence Day by climbing the tallest mountain in Sonoma Valley & enjoy a spectacular vantage point to see as may as 18 different fireworks displays from throughout the Bay Area. Hike begins at 6pm & expected to last until 11pm.
Jazz in the Lobby
No cover – live jazz from 6:30–9:30pm
Kenwood Farmers Market
Held every Saturday, Park Plaza on Warm Springs Road at Channing Row off Hwy. 12., Kenwood.
Science Saturday - Environmental Discovery Center/Santa Rosa
The 1st Saturday of each month Families are welcome to stop by & join a Discovery Center naturalist for fun, hands-on activities with a different theme each month. Activities start on the hour at 1, 2, or 3pm. Science Saturdays feature tangible experiments & projects that let children explore the world around us. Free event.
Oakmont Farmers Market
Held year round every Saturday Morning. Event Hours: 9am-12/noon. Located in the parking lot at White Oak & Oakmont Drive, Santa Rosa
4th Annual Guelaguetza in the Wine Country - Santa Rosa
We are bringing Oaxaca to Santa Rosa, Oaxacan Food, Mercadeo to shop, Kid's Area & Colorful Entertainment, Music & Singers. Event Hours: 10:30am-5pm. Hosted by the Roseland Lions Club.
Penngrove Parade & BBQ
Begins at 11am on Main Street... followed by Music & BBQ in Penngrove Park from 12/noon-4pm. Games, Drinks available for purchast.
Live at Juilliard - Santa Rosa
The country sounds of Buck Nickels and Loose Change open the 22nd season of free Sunday night concerts. Music runs from 5-7pm. Sundays between July 5-Aug. 9.
Band 707 - Petaluma
Come & hear the brand new band "707." The members of this All Star 6-piece band have toured & recorded with the biggest names; Santana, Van Morrison, Steve Miller, Bonnie Raitt, B.B. King, Dr. John, Etta James, The Temptations, The Four Tops, Jerry Garcia, George Duke, Tom Waits, Supertramp, Cold Blood, Joe Zawinul, Elvin Bishop & Jesse Colin Young. Event: 3-6pm
Kenwood Farmers Market
EVERY SUNDAY local farms & businesses will be offering their goods this summer from 11am-3pm.
Bodega Bay Community Farmers Market
EVERY SUNDAY from 10am-2pm.
West End Farmers Market - Santa Rosa
EVERY SUNDAY from 9:30am-2pm.
Hand Crafted Beer meets Artisan Pizza - Rohnert Park
The 1st SUNDAY EVERY Month from 12/noon-6pm.
Superheroes In Love: Broadway's Desiree & Nicolas Dromardf
An evening of song & dance with Broadway's super couple Desiree & Nicolas Dromard.
Dine & Draw - Healdsburg
Support our local farmer’s market & express your inner artist with a farm-fresh art class. Take a trip to the Healdsburg Farmers’ Market to pick out picturesque produce, then get a hands-on drawing & painting lesson. Learn to sketch & paint visually inspiring produce & how to connect the eye to the hand through active seeing & go home with a hand-painted still-life commemorating the season’s bounty. This class includes all necessary supplies & will conclude with a family-style dinner. Cost: $95/Per Person
Lavay Smkith & Her Red Hot Skillet Lickers - Montgomery Village
Queen of Classic Jazz & Blues backed by her ALL-Star Band. Event Hours: 5:30-8pm.
Flynn Creek Circus
Acrobats, aerialists, equilibrists & more light up the stage in their charming vintage tent. Come see top quality circus acts from all over the world accomplish amazing stunts. Full of laughs, drama & truly jaw dropping skill.
Stars Under the Stars Outdoor Film Festival - St. Francis Winery
Pack a blanket & join us on the lawn of our beautiful Sonoma Valley Visitors Center for a film under the stars. Taking place every Thursday at the Winery from July 9-23. Seating on the lawn begins at 7pm with a pre-show concert & wine reception. Our feature film begins at dusk. Festival sommelier & film aficionado Christopher Sawyer will pair St Francis’ world class wines with world class films.
Friends of the Library Book Sale - Santa Rosa
7/10, from 10am-5pm & 7/11, from 10am-4pm.
South Pacific - Roustabout Theater
A Rodgers & Hammerstein classic! You'll also see our next group of extraordinarily talented performers - ages 11-18 - working together as they make "South Pacific" come alive with songs like "Some Enchanted Evening", "I'm Gonna Wash that Man Right Out of My Hair" & "This Nearly Was Mine".
Kids Night Out - Rohnert Park
Rohnert Park Parks & Rec Dept is sponsoring 2 special evenings for kids ages 5-11, with arts & crafts, games, snacks & a movie 6-10pm.
Shakespeare in the Cannery - Railroad Square
Weekend performances of “Twelfth Night” take place in the cannery ruins in Santa Rosa’s historic Railroad Square. Bring a picnic to enjoy while watching the sunset over the stage. Tickets: $5-$25.
Forum Room Book Sales - Santa Rosa
Dates & Hours: 10am-5pm/Friday, 10am-4p/Saturday
Bocce for a Cure - Santa Rosa
Check-in at 10am. Play 11am-6pm
Martina McBride - Weill Hall & Lawn
Denim & Daisies Gala - Santa Rosa
Enjoy hors d'oeuvres by Palooza, Rosso, wine, beer & cider; martini bar; raffle, silent auction; live music by Court 'n' Disaster. Ticket: $100/Per Person. Event Hours: 5-7:30pm.
California Sparks - Various Local Libraries
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Crushers of Comedy - Kenwood
Wine & local food available for purchase starting at 5:30pm, Complimentary Parking. World class comedy & epic views provided. Doors: 5:30pm, Show: 7pm. Tickets: $20/Advance, $25/At the Door.
Bastille Day - Kenwood
Live Music by the Baguette Quartette, Can Can dancers, Crepes by Ultra Crepe, Wine & Cheese. Don’t miss our new Burgundy tasting flight!
Johnny Vegas & the High Rollers - Montgomery Village
High Powered, Rock n' Soul Revue from 12/noon-3pm.
Billboard Top 5 singer/songwriter, Debby Holiday
Hosted by the Sonoma Valley Mentoring Alliance.
Hiking for Fitness - Jack London State Park
Classes designed to promote fitness, fun & learning the basics of hiking, how to get the most from your hike with tips from REI, employing yoga & mindfulness to enhance the experience all as part of a lively friendly group. Each week classes will increase in length & difficulty for the guided hike until at concluding hike celebration at the top of the summit. Participants can sign up for one or several classes. The schedule for “Hiking for Fitness” program is:
Kut-Ups Variety Show - Rohnert Park
The Show Theme, "GOTTA SING, GOTTA DANCE." You will be amazed, impressed & surprised by this unique performance from active adults of Sonoma County & how they can move, kick up their legs & sing on perfect pitch. This is a variety show with a fabulous 14 piece "live" band, 14 rockette's, 6 soloists, comedy skits, music & songs that will keep your toes tapping. This group of, young at heart, amateur performer's ages are 62-91 years young!
Friends of the Library present FREE CONCERTS - Sonoma County
Music for all occasions from the 60's to the present.
Mendocino Music Festival
The Festival is a magical blend of fine music by outstanding performers in one of the most enchanting sites in Northern California. Evenings include orchestra concerts, Big Band, chamber music ensembles, dance, blues, jazz, world, folk, bluegrass & popular contemporary music. Daytime concerts include lecture/recitals at the Piano Series, a performance by participants in the Emerging Artists Program & small concerts in intimate venues throughout the historic towns of Mendocino & Fort Bragg.
A Talk by SSU Professor, Jonah Raskin
Sat 7/11 2pm Petaluma Library
Summer Nights on the Green - Windsor
Movies start 15 minutes after sunset.
Harry Connick Jr. - Wells Fargo Center for the Arts
Bringing his New Orleans style jazz to Santa Rosa. Show: 8pm. Tickets: $89 & $129
Twang Ditty - Sebastopol
Taft Street Winery continues the 4th season of A Little Street Music. The events are free. The Tasting Room opens at 11am, with music from 3pm to 6pm. Bring a chair & a picnic. Wine available for purchase by the glass or bottle.
Petaluma Art & Garden Festival
Fine local crafters, artisans, gardeners, live music on 2 stages. Local wines, breweries and restaurants will offer tastings from 11am-5pm.
The David Grisman Sextet, The Del McCoury Band - Weill Hall & Lawn
Dawg Day Afternoon Bluegrass Festival.
Exchange Bank Rummage Sale Benefit for American Cancer Society
Event Hours: 8am-2pm.
Dine and Donate for Sonoma Humane Society - Sebastopol
From 11:30am-9pm, Hopmonk will donate 20% of pre-tax proceeds (excluding alcohol) when you present the flyer! Enjoy lunch, dinner or in-between - and remember to present your flyer:
Festival del Sole - Napa
The annual summer festival artfully blends the world’s finest classical, jazz, opera, theater and dance artists with curated culinary, wine & fitness pursuits, staged in Napa Valley’s most iconic settings.
Love of the Land - Santa Rosa
Honoring Stewards of the Land
North Coast Mac Users Group (NCMUG) General Meetings
Meet every 3rd Tues of the month (no July) from 7-9pm. Interesting guest & member speakers discuss current tech-relevant topics, Q & A, door prizes. Cost: Members–Free, Non-Members–$5, applied to membership if joining that evening.
3rd Thursday Visiting Chefs Dinner Series
A Fundraiser for WOW Culinary Apprentice Program.
Parks Make Life Better Bash, - Santa Rosa
Celebrate National Parks & Recreation Month from 5-8pm. Enjoy Live Entertainment, Fair Games & Exhibits & Prizes! It’s free. Park Rides & Attractions will be open & regular fees will apply.
Motorsports Fundraiser - Windsor
Tour the Denbeste Motorsports Showroom & enjoy complimentary wines, beer & hors d'ouvres. Event Hours: 6-8pm. Tickets: $40/Presale, $50/At the Door. All proceeds benefit the 4-H Foundation of Sonoma County.
Northern Nights Music Festival, Eel River
Boutique camping & music festival nestled in the Eel River Valley surrounded by towering Redwoods. Featuring premier musical talent on 4 stages, jaw-dropping art, thought-provoking workshops, nightly burlesque, comedy, yoga & more! Free river front camping with each ticket purchased. Admission: $195-$279. For ages 18 & up only.
Punchline Palooza - Kenwood
On the 3rd weekend of EACH MONTH (Friday & Saturday evenings). Eat, drink & LAUGH!!!
Annual Back to School Fundraiser - Sonoma County
Our goal is to help provide children with the proper tools needed to have a good school year. Many families struggle with paying for items such as backpacks, school supplies & other back-to-school necessities; this is why Check Center has dedicated one time a year to provide the community free of charge these items.
Kevin Spacey - Weill Hall & Lawn
Rivertown Revival - Petaluma
Featuring marching bands for kids, art boats, a sculpture walk & $5 weddings.
29th Annual Healdsburg Harvest Century Bicycle Tour
Event Hours: 6:30am-2pm. Join us as we pedal through the heart of Sonoma County Wine Country. Moderately challenging ride through the Alexander, Dry Creek & Russian River Valleys. Options: 23, 37 or 60 miles; gradually increasing in difficulty. The 23 mile route is rather flat, while the 37 & 60 mile routes have more rolling hills & moderate climbs.
A Special Double Bill of Pop n' Rock - Montgomery Village
Summer of Love - a fun 60's experience! And
Civil War Days - Duncans Mills
A 2-day living history reenactment open to the public, gives visitors the opportunity to interact with the soldiers & civilians of the Civil War, getting a personal glimpse of the years 1861–1865 & a better understanding of the events that formed our country. The spirit & history of the American Civil War period will be portrayed by hundreds of reenactors for this annual fun, family-oriented event. Event Hours: 9am-5pm.
Carmel Bach Festival, Carmel-by-the-Sea
A series of concerts features the glorious music of Bach, Bohemia & Beyond. Festival celebrates the works & ongoing influence of Johann Sebastian Bach as musicians from around the world perform in various venues. Tickets $41-$85. July 17 Gala: $225-$500.
Valley of the Moon Music Festival
July 18 – August 2, 2015
Hands-on Farmers Market Class - Healdsburg
Class Hours: 10am-1pm. Class visits the Farmers Market to purchase fresh ingredients - then return to prepare the meal. Cost: $99/Includes shared meal & 2 glasses of wine. Class repeats: 7/18, 8/22, 9/19 & 10/17.
Guided Tours of the wilderness areas of Camp Liahona Redwoods - Gualala
The public is invited to hike the suspension footbridge across the Gualala River, enjoy a Redwood grove & hike trails that take you through Madrone & pine forests. To avoid trespassing or interfering with other camp activities and as a courtesy to volunteer tour guides, reservations must be made by 5pm on the Thursday BEFORE the scheduled tour.
Climb Aboard at Pacific Coast Air Museum
On the 3rd weekend (Saturday & Sunday) of each month you can climb aboard a vintage aircraft & learn about the history of where & how it was used from the crew who has lovingly restored it. Usually 1 or 2 historic aircraft are featured each Climb Aboard Weekend.
Classical Music + Wine & Food Reception
Works by Haydn, Beethoven, Weber & Glinka will be performed on period instruments at the Hanna Boys Center by the Valley of the Moon Music Festival. Following will be an all-inclusive wine & food reception. Event Hours: 4-6pm.
Russian National Orchestra & Chorus - Weill Hall & Lawn
Beethoven 9. Show: 6;30pm.
Wonderbread 5 - Montgomery Village
Rock n' Roll Band from 5:30-8pm.
Barnyard Blossoms Preview Party - SC Fair Hall of Flowers
Join us after work for this fun & Business Social & Fundraiser from 5:30-7:30pm. Get a sneak peak at the Hall of Flowers - Barnyard Animal Themed Gardens. Tickets: $30.
Sonoma County Fair - Santa Rosa
(Closed Mondays). This year's Theme: "Down On The Farm." The whole family will enjoy: Carnival, Food Concessions, Barn Yard Farm Animals, Inspiration Station, Wine Country Horse Racing, Kids Area, Mexican Village, Destruction Derby, Monster Trucks, Rodeo, Elvis Day, Farmers Day, Floral Displays, Contests, Live Entertainment & much more! Headline Concerts: TBD
Wine, Women & Shoes
A popular high-energy event filled with glamour, fun & celebration. Over 400 well-heeled women (& some men) will come together for an afternoon of boutique shopping, wine tasting, fabulous food, silent & live auction with one-of-a-kind items & a fashion show . All proceeds will help support the Healthcare Foundation Northern Sonoma County's work to fund community clinics, dental clinics, emergency care to residents & visitors by our local district hospital, school programs & a community based speaker series.
History Walking Tours - Santa Rosa
Step back in time & learn about local pioneers who are buried in the rural Santa Rosa cemetery during free, docent-led walks. The 80-minute walks leave from the Franklin gate every 20 minutes from 10-11am. Donations accepted.
Fort Ross Cultural Festival
Live Music, Dance, Costumed Re-Enactments, Hands-On Crafts, Militia Cannon Firings, Horse & Buggy Rides, a Multicultural Food Court & Marketplace, Children’s Crafts & a Beer Garden. Fee: $20/Per Car.
Summer Concert Series at Rodney Strong Vineyards
Kenny Loggins - His remarkable 4-decade career has included 12 platinum albums, smash hits in Hollywood’s favorite movies & timeless children’s songs. Tickets: $80/General, $120/VIP Seating.
Nathan Owens & The Legends of Motown - Montgomery Village
Dance to your favorite Motown Superstars.
Kite Festival - Berkeley
Featuring kite-building lessons, team kite flying, taiko drumming & Rokkaku kite fighting. Free to attend.
Dancing Under The Stars - Salsa - Geyserville
Salsa Dance Lessons: 6-7pm, Live Music: 7-10pm.
McKenna Faith - Sebastopol
Free event. The Tasting Room opens at 11am.
Band 707 - Petaluma
Museum Mondays for Little Ones - Schulz Museum
Enjoy stories, arts, crafts & movement games on the last Monday of the month. Designed for children ages 1-5 & their caregivers. The kids can roam the gardens & take home fun projects.
Free Brain Fair Preview Event
Brain Fair PREVIEW: 9am–1pm
8th Annual Petaluma Music Festival
Our goal is simple: Keeping Music in the Schools. The PMF Board of Directors believe passionately in the positive influence of music in children’s lives. Proceeds from this annual event will be distributed among Petaluma’s elementary & secondary public schools to provide funding for their music programs
Sonoma City Party - Sonoma
As a gift to the city, the Sonoma Community Center throws a free dance party in the Sonoma Plaza. Party begins at 5:30pm. Free & includes Food Trucks, Arts & Craft Booths, Beer & Wine Sales.
Superhuey - Montgomery Village
Huey Lewis Experience from 5:30-8pm.
Reggae on the River, French’s Camp in Garberville
Event Dates: 7/30-8/2. Featuring global luminaries like King Jammys, Flavia Coelho & Stephen “Ragga” Marley. On the banks of the Eel River with more than 60 vendors, a kids’ area, on-site camping & opportunities to help with humanitarian outreach programs.
Jay Leno - Weill Hall Green Music Center
Petaluma Music Festival
The 2-day festival features 14 nationally recognized bands on 3 stages, silent auction, celebrity-autographed guitar raffle, food, drink & festival merchandise. There’s also a VIP Dinner with Big Bad Voodoo Daddy. Proceeds benefit music education in Petaluma schools.
Music in the Vineyards - Napa
Rosé Rendezvous - SIMI Winery
Enjoy sips, bites & a rosé glass to take home!
Discover the Joys of Sharing Nature with Children
Volunteer experiences in the Bay Area leading children on WildCare Field Trips.
Super Diamond - Montgomery Village
A Neil Diamond Tribute Band from 12/noon-3pm.
Natalie Cole - Weill Hall Green Music Center
Gates Open: 5:30pm, Show: 7:30pm.
Goodwill Donation Drive - Oakmont
On the 1st Saturday of EVERY Month from 9am-1pm, Goodwill will be holding a monthly donation drive.
The 1st Saturday of EVERY MONTH - Activities start on the hour at 1, 2, or 3pm.
A Garden Parthy - The Living Room/Santa Rosa
Please join us for a delightful afternoon of wine & hors d'euvres, live music & a diamond raffle.
Public Safety National Night Out - Rohnert Park
City of Rohnert Park Dept of Public Safety National Night Out from 5pm-8pm- America’s Night Out Against Crime. A great night of free fun to get to know your neighbors & meet local law enforcement.
Movie with a Pool Twist - Rohnert Park
Dive In: For an outdoor movie night with a cool twist, visit the newly renovated Benicia Pool. The movie begins at dusk. Cost: $5 adults, $4 kids.
Kathy Griffin - Graton Resort & Casion
Live in Concert. Show: 8pm. Tickets: $59, $79, $99/Per Person.
Give Five Program/Polly Klaas Foundation - Sonoma County
Your business has the opportunity to participate in the Polly Klaas Foundation’s “Give Five” program, in which your business donates 5% of its gross proceeds to the Foundation.
Kalimba - Montgomery Village
Earth, Wine & Fire Tribute Band from 5:30-8pm.
Wind to Wine Festival - Petaluma
Featuring 30 wineries pouring Petaluma Gap wines. The Petaluma Gap specializes in Pinot Noir, Chardonnay & Syrah wines. There will be a VIP Wine Seminar, Grand Tasting and Elite Wine Lounge.
Tainted Love - Montgomery Village
Its a time warp & all about the 80's from 12/nnon-3pm. Free Summer Concerts at the Village.
American Cancer Society benefit - Santa Rosa
Saturday & Sunday, August 8th & 9th.
Gravenstein Apple Fair - Sebastopol
Dubbed the 'Sweetest Little Fair' in Sonoma County
Band 707 - Sebastopol
Wags, Whiskers & Wine - Geyserville
Cost: $175/Per Person. All proceeds benefit the Sonoma Humane Society's Service for Homeless Animals.
A Little Princess - Rohnert Park
A musical based on the classic children’s story .
Movies at Howarth Park - Santa Rosa
EVERY FRIDAY Free Family Movies beginning at dusk from Aug. 14 to Sept. 18. Entertainment & Food Vendors.
Jerry Jeff Walker’s Napa Summer Camp
Hosting their 3rd annual pickin’ party in Napa.
Project Zin - Healdsburg
This wine event will gather some of the most sought after Zinfandels paired with decadent bites from Chef Palmer & other local Sonoma County Chefs. All proceeds will benefit the Down Syndrome Association North Bay. Event Hours: 6:30-9:30pm.
Summer Concert Series at Rodney Strong Vineyards
Randy Newman - A rare appearance from the decorated songwriter whose quirky, satirical songs have earned him Oscars, Grammys, fans of all ages & a seat in the Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame. Doors: 4pm, /Show: 5pm. Tickets: $75/General, $100/VIP Seating
Orquesta Buena Vista Social Club Adios Tour - Weill Hall & Lawn
Diana Krall - Wells Fargo Center for the Arts
Grammy Award-winning jazz pianist & vocalist Diana Krall lands in Santa Rosa as part of her “Wallflower World Tour.”
Nicolas Berde - Montgomery Village
Soul, Jazz & R&B from 5:30-8pm.
43rd Annual Agri-Business BBQ - Windsor
Event Hours: 4:30-9pm. Please join us as we honor & pay tribute to the diverse & pivotal role of the agriculture community in shaping the quality of life in Sonoma County. We will be honoring Kevin & Linda Barr, owners of Redwood Empire Vineyard Management, with the Leadership in Agriculture award.
Cotati Accordion Festival
A nonstop multicultural extravaganza of accordion music & polka dancing, with more than 70 vendors, food, beer & wine. Bring your accordion to play in the Lady of Spain-a-Ring! Aug. 21-23.
10th Annual Taste of Petaluma
Event Hours: 11:30am-4pm. Cost: $40/Per Person
The California Beach Boys - Montgomery Village
Surf's up from 12noon-3pm. Free Summer Concerts.
Indian Guitar & Tabla Duet Ancient Future - Sonoma County
This duet featuring world guitar pioneer Matthew Montfort accompanied by renowned Indian tabla virtuoso Vishal Nagar presents an innovative & accessible take on Hindustani classical music & contemporary fusion, with expressive & energetic renderings of raga & tala. Montfort’s emotional performances on the scalloped fretboard guitar have earned him a spot on Digital Dream Door’s list of the world’s 100 Greatest Acoustic Guitarists. Free & Open to all.
Colbie Caillat - Weill Hall & Lawn
And Christina Perri - Show: 7:30pm.
Classic Bombshell Beauties - Santa Rosa
Fundraiser for vets/ car show/ trade show/ cabaret show (with the Sirens coming from New York) runway show & photo shoot. All proceeds go to the Vietnam Vets of America.
Friends of the Library Book Sale - Santa Rosa
8/28, from 10am-5pm & 8/29, from 10am-4pm.
Foreverland - Montgomery Villlage
A Tribute to the King of Pop from 12/noon-3pm.
Bodega Seafood Art & Wine Festival
Arts, Crafts, Great Food, Beer & Wine. Kids Activities too! Musical Headliners include: David Luning, Poor Man’s Whiskey & Dgiin showcase the rich Sonoma County music scene & Carolyn Wonderland arrives from Austin with pipes to rival Janis Joplin.
Pink Martini - Weill Hall & Lawn
Sausalito Art Festival,
Open-air art event includes; paintings, sculptures, drawings, ceramics, glass, fiber & fashion, wood, photography & mixed media. Top name entertainers perform on 2 stages each day. Runs through 9/1.
SMOKEY ROBINSON - Weill Hall Rohnert Park
Wine Country Weekend - Sonoma County
Labor Day Weekend. Winemaker Lunches, Dinners, Sonoma Starlight, Taste of Sonoma @ MacMurray Estate Vineyards, Winery BBQ's & Sonoma Harvest Wine Auction.
KJZY Summer Concert Series at Rodney Strong Vineyards
George Benson - A musical icon, the 10-time Grammy Award winning guitarist is known for his engaging blend of pop, R&B & jazz styles, alongside his formidable vocal talent. Tickets: $75/General, $110/VIP Seating.
Caravanserai - Montgomery Village
The ultimate Santana Tribute Band from 12/noon-3pm.
Tainted Love - Montgomery Village
80's Fun Band from 5:30-8pm.
Back to the Future - Chops/Santa Rosa
Event Dates: 6-11pm. Tickets: $125/Per person.
Russian River Jazz & Blues Festival
2-Day Event : Sept 12th & 13th.
Jazz at Lincoln Center w/ Wynton Marsalis - Weill Hall & Lawn
Slim Man - Montgomery Village
The perfect combo of Jazz & Soul combined as Pop from 5:30-8pm. Admission to all concerts is free.
Wine Country Film Festival - Kenwood
Bringing the best films from around the world to Sonoma County wine country, this annual showcase presents a cinematic window to the world with an impressive lineup of films, filmmakers, producers & actors. An eclectic 5 day celebration of cinema, the arts & cultural exchange with films screened outdoors. Single Films: $10-$12.50, Special Events: $25, Passes are $75 & up. Limited VIP & Concierge. Dress in layers & bring warm clothing because our wine country nights cool off.
Organica Wine & Cheese Tasting - Santa Rosa
Event Hours: 5-9pm. Hors d'oeuvres, Music & No-Host Bar. Help raise funds to cover cost for Club's Building to hep Children, Adults & Seniors in Sonoma County.
Mill Valley Fall Arts Festival
Saturday & Sunday from 10am-5pm.
Unauthorized Rolling Stones - Montgomery Village
Tribute Band from 5:30-8pm. Admission to all concerts is free. Beverage Sales proceeds benefit local Non-Profits.
Kristin Chenoweth - Weill Hall & Lawn
Festival on the Hill & Hill on Wheels Car Show - Petaluma
19th Annual Vintage & Classic Car & Truck Show. Hours: 10am-2pm. Live Music, Chicken BBQ & Kid's Activities. Free to attend.
Festival on the Hill & Hill on Wheels Car Show - Petaluma
19th Annual Vintage & Classic Car & Truck Show. Hours: 10am-2pm. Live Music, Chicken BBQ & Kid's Activities. Free to attend.
19th Annual Kendall Jackson Heirloom Tomato Festival
Sonoma Music Festival - Field of Dreams
Formerly, known as the B.R. Cohn Fall Music Festival. Performers & ticket information will be coming soon...
LifeWorks Harvest Hoedown is coming to town!
LifeWorks Annual Fundraiser Harvest Hoedown is coming to town! Get Footloose in the Country! This is a great way to have a fun night out & to support your local community. All proceeds go directly to LifeWorks programs that promote the healthy emotional well-being of children & families throughout Sonoma County.
Sinatra Tribute Band - Montgomery Village
Showcasing all the Sinatra signatures with an upbeat entertainment style from 5:30-8pm.
3rd Annual Brain Fair - Santa Rosa
40+ interactive booths all about the brain! www.successfulbrainfair.com
RAIN: A Tribute to the Beatles - Wells Fargo Center for the Arts
Tickets go on sale today at 12/Noon.
Dog Fest Walk'n Roll - Santa Rosa
A fun, family & dog-friendly dog walk & festival from 9am-12/noon.
Great Ladies of Swing - Wells Fargo Center for the Arts
Along with guest Jazz Vocalist w/ a 4-octave range will showcase a collection of timeless standards.
A Very Merry Holiday Pops: Maestro's Favorites - Wells Fargo Center for the Arts
Show: 3pm - Special Guests Roustabourt Theater & the SR Symphonic Chorus. A Holiday Treat for the Whole Family filled with a chorus, dancers & your favorite holiday music.
Love is a Many Splendored Thing - Wells Fargo Center for the Arts
Show: 3pm - w/ Guest Pianst/vocalist Billy Stitch & vocalist Garbrielle Stravelli. Featuring classic love songs.
The King: The Music of Elvis - Wells Fargo Center for the Arts
Show: 3pm. These are not impersonators - these are 4 Broadway & Cabaret Singers in a "Jersey Boys" - style show that brings a new twist, shake, rattle & roll to the classic hits of the KING!