Here’s your guide to summer concert series and music festivals in Sonoma County for 2019!
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Friday Night Live & Street Fair at the Plaza: Cloverdale Summer Concert Series
May 31 – Aug. 20
High-caliber, smokin’ hot music, food and drink; hand-crafted arts, crafts and other unique, locally made items, and kids’ activities. The Street Fair opens at 6:00 PM and music begins at 6:30 PM. Featuring Hot Buttered Rum, The Carolyn Sills Combo, Radio Free Honduras, Royal Jelly Jive, and more! Free admission. Fridays, Downtown Cloverdale.
Cotati Accordion Festival
Sat & Sun, Aug. 17 & 18, 9:30am -8pm
A multi-generational, multi-cultural, non-profit accordion festival featuring over 40 accordion bands and soloists on seven stages. La Plaza Park, Cotati.
The Cotati Music Festival
Sat, June 15, 12-6pm
This year we’ve got The Big Fit, Gator Nation, Hangman’s Daughter, Nate Lopez and The Blue Byrds to keep you dancing! La Plaza Park, Cotati.
Rockin’ the River: Community Concerts at the Guerneville Plaza
Selected Thursdays, June 13 – Sept. 12, 7-8:30pm
Poor Man’s Whiskey, David Luning, La Marcha, and more!
Guerneville Plaza, Hwy 116 & Armstrong Woods Rd, Guerneville.
Geyser Peak Winery’s Summer Concert Series
Monthly, June through October.
Unauthorized Stones, Ileagles, Long Time Majestic, Sonoma Goods Band. Bring a picnic lunch, buy a bottle of wine, and enjoy the music on the lawn or deck. 2306 Magnolia Drive, Healdsburg.
Healdsburg Jazz Festival – May 31-Jun. 9
Voted Best Music Festival by the readers of the North Bay Bohemian! 13 performances at multiple locations in Healdsburg.
Tuesdays in the Plaza – May 28 to Aug. 27
Fabulous free music and great food in Healdsburg Plaza.
Concerts are 6-8pm. Food vendors 5-8pm.
Free admission. Tuesdays, Healdsburg Plaza, Healdsburg Ave & Matheson St., Healdsburg.
Rodney Strong Summer Concert Series
June 22: Alanis Morissette; July 14: Rick Springfield, Richard Marx; Sept. 7: The Beach Boys. Featuring great entertainers, award-winning wines, and local food purveyors at the scenic Concert Green & Terrace setting at Rodney Strong Vineyards.
Rodney Strong Vineyards, 11455 Old Redwood Highway, Healdsburg.
Twin Oaks Roadhouse Backyard BBQ Series
Sundays, June 2-Oct 20
Doors 3pm. Sol Horizons, The Real Sarahs, Whiskey Family Band, Kingsborough, Miss Moonshine, and more. Meal and a beer $15. Show ticket prices vary.
Twin Oaks Roadhouse , 5745 Old Redwood Hwy, Penngrove.
Live at Lagunitas Summer Music Series
June 4 – Oct. 7
Watch the website – Tix can sell out in minutes!
At Lagunitas Petaluma TapRoom, 1280 North McDowell Blvd. Petaluma.
Live! Summer Music Series in the Theatre Square Plaza
Thursdays 4:30-70pm til 8/15 and Sundays 3:30-6pm til 9/1.
Featuring Gentleman Soldiers, The Highway Poets, John Courage Trio, Oddjob Ensemble and more.
Theatre Square Plaza, 140 2nd Street, Petaluma.
Petaluma Music Festival
Saturday, Aug. 3, 11:30am -9:30pm
David Nelson Band, The Mother Hips, Hot Buttered Rum, Royal Jelly Jive, and more! Benefits Petaluma area public schools music education programs.
Sonoma-Marin Fairgrounds, 175 Fairgrounds Drive, Petaluma.
Summer at the Green
Great music, craft beer and wine, reserved indoor and outdoor eating and open seating on the lawn. Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue, Michael McDonald and Chaka Khan and more!
SOMO Concerts Summer Series
Eight concerts June 22 through Sept. 24, featuring : Aaron Lewis; Los Tigres Del Norte; The Poke Bowl feat. Jake Shimabukuro + Fiji; Buddy Guy, Charlie Musselwhite, Jimmie Vaughan; John Butler Trio with Trevor Hall; and more!
SOMO Village Event Center, 1400 Valley House Dr., Rohnert Park.
Country Summer Music Festival
Saturday June 14-16, 1-10pm
Northern California’s biggest country music festival and Sonoma County’s biggest party.
$89. Sonoma County Fairgrounds, Santa Rosa.
Funky Fridays at The Hood Mansion
June 7 to Aug. 30
Exciting 13-week live music series to raise money for Sonoma County Regional Parks Foundation offers live music from some of the best bands of Northern California!
Admission $10. Fridays, Hood Mansion, 389 Casa Manana Road, Santa Rosa.
The KRUSH Backyard Concerts
Free, all-ages. Backyard opens at 5:30pm. Music starts at 6pm.Lagunitas beer, wine from Sonoma-Cutrer, food available for purchase.
Free admission. The KRUSH, 3565 Standish Ave., Santa Rosa.
Live at Juilliard Concert Series
Sundays, 5-7pm, July 7-Aug 11.
There’s no better way to spend your summer Sunday evenings than enjoying music, food and fun at Live at Juilliard!
Free admission. Juilliard Park, 227 Santa Rosa Ave., Santa Rosa.
Music on the Lawn at St. Francis Winery
Every Sunday in June, 2-4pm
Wine, food, and music by Dylan Black Project, Carlos Herrera Band, and more.
St. Francis Winery & Vineyards, 100 Pythian Road at Hwy. 12, Santa Rosa
Free Concert Series at Montgomery Village
Concerts Under the Stars: Thursdays, May 30 – Oct 10, featuring Pride & Joy, Foreverland, Wonder Bread 5, Unauthorized Rolling Stones, and more.
Rockin’ Concerts in Village Court: Saturdays and some Sundays, 12-3pm, Jun 1-Oct. 5, featuring Paperback Writer, Johnny Vegas, Petty Theft, Pride & Joy, and more.
Sunday Concerts at the Terrace, Jun 2-Aug. 25, Sundays, 1-4pm, featuring Rock and Roll Rhythm Revue, Wendy DeWitt, Poyntlyss Sistars, Stax City, and more.
Montgomery Village, 911 Village Court, Santa Rosa.
Railroad Square Music Festival – Sunday, June 9
A day of multi-genre and multilingual music in the heart of Santa Rosa.
Free admission. Railroad Square, 4th St. & Davis St., Santa Rosa.
Sonoma County Fair Community Concert Series – Aug 1-11
Headlining Concerts Free with Fair Admission
Sonoma County Fair, 1350 Bennett Valley Road, Santa Rosa.
Gravenstein Apple Fair – Sat. & Sun, Aug. 17 & 18
Live music on two stages, including French Oak Gypsy Band, Burnside, Gator Nation, FulaMuse, and more! Plus arts & crafts vendors, excellent local food, cider, microbrews & wine, and family fun!
Ragel Ranch Park, 500 Ragle Rd, Sebastopol.
Peacetown Summer Concert Series – Wednesdays, 5-8pm, Jun 12-Aug 28
Join us for another season of music, dancing fun and good vibes at Ives Park in Sebastopol, every Wednesday evening 5 to 8pm. Two great bands, along with cold Lagunitas Beer, fine wine and food trucks. Free admission. Ives Park, 7400 Willow Street, Sebastopol.
Summer Patio Series at Sebastopol Center for the Arts – Sundays, June 23 – Aug. 11, 2- 4pm
Free summer concert series, plus refreshments, wine, and art projects. Christian Foley-Beining, Kevin Russell & Friends, and more. Sebastopol Center for the Arts, 282 S. High Street, Sebastopol.
Huichica Music Festival- June 7 & 8
Featuring a line-up of national and regional indie and folk acts.
Gundlach Bundschu Winery, 2000 Denmark St, Sonoma.
Sonoma’s Tuesday Night Market
June 25-Sept. 18 (No market July 2)
Featuring live music, 17 prepared-food vendors plus wine and beer, more than a dozen farmers, nine specialty food providers and an array of local craft booths and service providers.
Sonoma Plaza, Sonoma.
Windsor’s Summer Nights on the Green Concerts – Thursdays, May 30 to Sept. 5 (excluding July 4)
May 30 to September 5, 2019 (excluding July 4)
Live Concerts (6-8 pm)
Windsor Farmers Market (5-8 pm)
Food vendors and farm fresh produce; Family Lawn Games
Windsor Town Green, 701 McClelland Dr.