Things to do in Sonoma County

California Dreamin’ at Goat Rock Beach, Jenner. Videography by Dan Golden​.


Here’s what’s happening now in Sonoma County!

There are lots of things to do this week, whether you’re venturing out or staying home.

Lots of virtual activities are happening! If you attend live events, be sure to wear a mask when you’re closer than six feet from others. Let’s all do our part to protect others and to allow Sonoma County to continue to open safely. ❤️ 😷 ❤️

Browse all events on our calendar.

Fall Edibles class PepperwoodTue, Sept. 22, 7pm
An Abundance of Fall Edibles
Discover Nature Class presented online by Pepperwood.
Levi LloydThu, Sept. 24, 5-8pm
Levi Lloyd & Friends
Bourbon & Blues live at Brewster’s Beer Garden. Petaluma.
Marshall House ProjectFri, Sept. 25, 4:20-7:30pm
Marshall House Project at Lagunitas
An eclectic electric mash up of original funk rock and soul! Petaluma.

Alexander Valley Film Festival – September 23-27

The festival is moving to a virtual format this year! AVFF features cutting-edge indie films and selections of diverse works from and about underrepresented artists and communities. All screenings, Q&As, panels and networking events will be conducted online. AVFF has partnered with local restaurants, wineries, and distillers to provide unique pick-up events to accompany the films. Alexander Valley Film Festival tickets and passes are $15-$125.

“Deeds not Words”

Outdoors at the Petaluma Arts Center. Pictured: Vote by AmandaLynn & Lady Mags, A collaborative Street Art/Fine Art team.

Vote by AmandaLynn & Lady Mags, A collaborative Street Art/Fine Art team

Drive In Movie "Ghostbusters" at Petaluma Sonoma-Marin FairgroundsFri, Sept. 25, 7pm
Drive In Movie “”Ghostbusters”” at Petaluma Sonoma-Marin Fairgrounds
Enjoy the family classic in a fun way! Tickets presale only.
Sweat by Left Edge Theatre

Thurs.-Sun. through 9/27
“Sweat” presented by Left Edge Theatre
A masterful depiction of the forces that divide and conquer us.

Bike Sonoma Scavenger HuntBicycle Scavenger Hunt presented by Sonoma County Bicycle Coalition
Daily throughout September.
Choose your own adventure!

Creek Cleanup Daily ActsDaily Acts invites families go on your own Creek-Week Scavenger Hunt Clean-up, and take pictures of what you found and where you found them. Then, on Sept. 24, join us online for a show-and-tell and learn about ways we can improve our watershed health!

Don’t miss Daily Acts’ Ripple the World virtual fundraising event! Admission is free but you need to register in advance.

Birdwatching class by Sonoma Land Trust

Birdwatching to Reduce Stress, Anxiety and Social Isolation

presented by Sonoma Land Trust. Thurs, Sept. 24, 7:- 8:30pm.
Explore the benefits of birdwatching during this virtual presentation and learn how to start birdwatching today!

SVMA California Rocks Exhibition Tour

California Rocks! Sonoma Valley Museum of Art

If you missed the California Rocks! exhibition this summer, click over to watch a virtual tour with guest curator and author Joel Selvin. Catalogs are still available to order online @svmastore. Enjoy the video!
Check out some local music videos.

Save the Charlie Brown Christmas Tree Grove

The lights for the spectacular holiday display in Windsor’s Town Green were burned in the Walbridge Fire at the ranch where they were stored. Your donation can light up the Town Green again this holiday season.
Charlie Brown Christmas Tree Grove fundraiser

"The Lady with All The Answers" presented by Cinnabar Theater

“The Lady with All The Answers” presented by Cinnabar Theater

Sept. 8-Oct. 4. “Dear Ann Landers”… For decades, the renowned advice columnist answered countless letters. No topic was off-limits: from nude housekeeping to sex on a motorcycle to wandering spouses. Landers was direct, insightful, honest and hilarious. One night, she faces a looming deadline for a column dealing with a new kind of heartbreak: her own.

What to Eat in Sonoma County

Sonoma County restaurants and specialty food businesses offer every flavor you might crave.
Find great food, outdoor dining, take-out and delivery here!

Gerards Paella in Santa RosaAcme Burger in CotatiAmbrosia Indian CuisineVinoma Tapas in Rohnert ParkZoftig Eatery in Santa Rosa

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Visit a Farmers Market this week! 🍅 🥬 🌶️

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