Festivals & Events

Special events and family festivals fill the calendar year-round in the Sonoma Valley. From wine tasting events to music, art and food festivals, Sonoma County offers fun things to do for the whole family. Favorite events include the Sonoma Valley Olive Festival, Jazz on the River, Green Summer Music Festival and Russian River Wine Roads.

Sowing Your Seeds

Heirloom seeds! Petaluma’s newest retail store at the corner of Petaluma Blvd. North and E. Washington Street is Baker Creek Seed Bank. Fittingly housed in the historic Sonoma County National Bank building, the seed bank sells heirloom veggie, fruit, flower and herb seeds that your Grandmother or your Grandmother’s mother use to plant. Baker’s main

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On a Somber Note – Haiti

A former employee of ours, Mike Lee, who use to work at our Quality Inn, is now a professional photographer and soon-to-be-med student. Besides having a thriving graphic design/photography business, www.Focus97, he gives his time to Operation Rainbow, www.operationrainbow.org, serving as their documentarian. In the last week Mike has been serving with Operation Rainbow in Haiti

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Get a round, get a round, I get around

Here we are sliding towards the end of October and the annual pumpkin patch/corn maze off Hwy 101 at the north end of Petaluma is causing its yearly traffic jam.  Drive up for breakfast at Della Frattoria and stop over at the pumpkin patch for your Halloween delight.

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Fall Is Here Where Are You(on the weekends?)

Yesterday was the Autumunal Exquinox, which simply means it was the first day of Fall. Wow, where has the year gone – let’s not dwell on it – need an idea about what to do this coming weekend? The Sunday Chronicle had a great little article about pick-your-own apples and pumpkins, which just so happens to be up in

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99 Bottles of Beer on the Wall

For those of you who didn’t know, the Lagunitas IPA you’ve been drinking is manufactured in our little town of Petaluma. Yep, right here just down from our Quality Inn about a block or so. And they’ve just opened  their TapRoom and Beer Sanctuary, closed Monday and Tuesday, with live music. So forget about winetasting

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Music is the Spice of Life

Our little town of Petaluma is really lucky to have Cinnabar Theater as our own little slice of the cultural pie. Starting in August will be their Summer Music Festival and all cultures of music will be showcased, an Italian orchestra, Taiko drumming, jazz singing.  It’ll be San Francisco without the parking problem. www. cinnabar.2009-petaluma.summer.music.festival.htm

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Zoom Zoom

hey you, this weekend is NASCAR at Infineon Raceway in Sonoma. I bet you still can get tickets to the race. The best thing is the weather will be perfect and even if you didn’t go to the race Petaluma has some quirky little places to visit, like the Farmer’s Market at Walnut Park on

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Sonoma Festivals & Events

Sonoma Valley is home to a variety of exciting events and festivals. From food and wine to arts and music, Sonoma Valley is the place to celebrate the good life with friends and family.

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