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Learn about Sonoma County's large array of annual events and festivals.
  1. Previous Events Calendars (22)

Sonoma County Events Calendar for March 2009
A listing of festivals, celebrations, weekend events and more in Sonoma County for March 2009.

Sonoma County Events Calendar for February 2009
A listing of festivals, celebrations, weekend events and more in Sonoma County for February 2009.

Sonoma County's Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday Celebration – 2009
The theme for the 2009 MLK Celebration in Sonoma County is: "A Call to Conscience...Take a stand for what is right! What will you do?"

January Calendar of Events for Santa Rosa and Sonoma County
A listing of festivals, celebrations, weekend events and more in Santa Rosa and Sonoma County for January 2009.

Christmas at the Mission
Celebrate Christmas at this beautiful candlelit ceremony in Sonoma's historic Mission.

November 2008 Calendar of Events for Sonoma County
A listing of festivals, celebrations, weekend events and more in Sonoma County for December 2008.

November 2008 Calendar of Events for Sonoma County
A listing of festivals, celebrations, weekend events and more in Sonoma County for November 2008.

Halloween Events , Harvest Festivals and Dia de los Muertos Events in SoCo
Halloween events, harvest Festivals, and Dia De Los Muertos celebrations for 2008

Hopper House of Horror
The Hopper House of Horror, located in the former Hungry Hunter building in Santa Rosa, is making it's debut as a Halloween Haunted House for 2008 in what is otherwise a slow year for ghouls and goblins.

Haunted Houses and Spooky Places for a Creepy Halloween, 2008
Find the best haunted houses, creepy events and spooky places in Sonoma County for Halloween 2008.

October 2008 Calendar of Events for Sonoma County
A listing of festivals, celebrations, weekend events and more in Sonoma County for October 2008.

Petaluma Pumpkin Patch and Amazing Corn Maze
Petaluma Pumpkin Patch is know for its large and difficult corn maze. It's also known for slowing down traffic on the 101 because all the motorists stop to stare at it.

Tolay Fall Festival
Celebrate fall and pick the perfect pumpkin at this 1,737-acre Petaluma ranch with views from Mount. St. Helena to the San Francisco Bay. Enjoy the giant pumpkin patch, hayrides, live animals, pumpkin-seed-spitting contest, and much more.

September 2008 Calendar of Events for Sonoma County
A listing of festivals, celebrations, weekend events and more in Sonoma County for September 2008.

September 2008 Calendar of Events for Sonoma County
A listing of festivals, celebrations, weekend events and more in Sonoma County for September 2008.

September 2008 Calendar of Events for Sonoma County
A listing of festivals, celebrations, weekend events and more in Sonoma County for September 2008.

July 2008 Calendar of Events for Sonoma County
A listing of festivals, celebrations, weekend events and more in Sonoma County for August 2008.

July 2008 Calendar of Events for Sonoma County
A listing of festivals, celebrations, weekend events and more in Sonoma County for July 2008.

Celebrate 4th of July in Sonoma County 2008
Celebrate Independence Day in Sonoma County with fireworks displays and more.

Celebrate Father's Day in Sonoma County 2008
Find Father's Day events in Sonoma County for 2008.

Summer Nights on the Green Schedule for 2008
This is the 2008 schedule for the Summer Nights on the Green series in Windsor, CA, which features free concerts and films.

Memorial Day Events in Sonoma County
The top events that take place each year during Memorial Day Weekend in Sonoma County.

May 2008 Calendar of Events for Sonoma County
A listing of festivals, celebrations, weekend events and more in Sonoma County for May 2008.

Mother's Day Events and Brunches in Sonoma County
A listing of 2008 Mothers Day events and brunches in Sonoma County as well as a brief history of the holiday.

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo in Sonoma County
Celebrate Cinco de Mayo in Roseland, Windsor, Sonoma and more Sonoma County locations.

Earth Day Celebrations in Sonoma County, 2008
Celebrate Earth Day 2008 in Sonoma County.

Sonoma County Calendar of Events for April 2008
Sonoma County Events Calendar for April

Blues and Tattoos
Each year, A-list tattoo artists from around the country, and their fans, converge at Santa Rosa's Flaming Hotel for the annual Tattoos and Blues weekend gathering.

Celebrate Easter in Sonoma County in March 2008
Listing of Easter Egg Hunts, Sunrise Services, Easter Brunches in Sonoma County.

Live Theater in Sonoma County for March 2008
Monthly listing of plays, shows, children's theater in Sonoma County

Celebrate St. Patrick's Day 2008 in Sonoma County
Listing of the best Irish Pubs, Corned Beef and Cabbage Dinners and Celtic Music for St. Patrick's Day in Sonoma County.

2008 Tour of California in Santa Rosa
The city of Santa Rosa has earned the reputation as having the most enthusiastic crowds along the Amgen Tour of California route.

Mardi Gras Events in Sonoma County for 2008
Listing of Mardi Gras Celebrations in Santa Rosa and Sonoma County for 2008.

Sonoma County Events Calendar for February 2008
A listing of festivals, celebrations, weekend events and more in Sonoma County for February 2008.

Sonoma's Red and White Ball 2007
Sonoma's Red and White Ball is an unpretentious, fun-filled celebration in the heart of California Wine Country.

Wine & Food Affair 2007
Photos from the 2007 Russian River Wine Road's Wine & Food Affair in Sonoma County

January 2008 Calendar of Events for Sonoma County
A listing of festivals, celebrations, weekend events and more in Sonoma County for January 2008.

Celebrate the 2007 Holiday Season
A list of things to do in Sonoma County during the 2007 Christmas season.

Halloween Celebrations in Sonoma County 2007
From great places to go trick-or-treating to great places to go par-tay, Sonoma offers an abundance of Halloween fun for both kids and adults.

Sonoma County Fall Festivals and Pumpkin Patches 2007
From giant pumpkin pies to scarecrow decorating contests, these are some of the best Fall Festivals and Pumpkin Patches in Sonoma County, 2007.

Halloween for Grown-Ups in Sonoma County 2007
Halloween is for grown-ups in this listing of nightclubs, music, dancing and winery events in Sonoma County for Halloween of 2007.

Family Halloween Events in Sonoma County, 2007
A list of places to go trick-or-treating, plus haunted houses, and other kid-friendly Halloween celebrations in Sonoma County, 2007.

Kathmandu Festival
The annual Kathmandu Festival, which takes place each September in Sonoma's Depot Park, is a benefit for the Children's Medical Aid Organization. The event features traditional food, music and dance of Nepal, India and Tibet.

Windsor Summer Nights on the Green Schedule for 2007
This is the 2007 schedule for the Summer Nights on the Green series in Windsor, CA, which features free concerts and films.

Cotati Farmers' Market Events and Music Schedule
Schedule of free music and events at the Cotati Farmers' Market in Sonoma County, CA, for 2007.

Free Music at the Healdsburg Plaza Farmers Market, Summer 2007
Listing of free concerts for the 2007 season of the Healdsburg Farmers' Market in Sonoma County.

Earth Day Events in Sonoma County, 2007
List of Earth Day events in Sonoma County, 2007.

Easter Celebrations in Sonoma County, 2007
Easter egg hunts, brunches, Easter services and more Easter celebrations in Sonoma County, 2007.

Guerneville Pajama Party
Each year in March, the town of Guerneville holds a big Pajama Party Sale in which shoppers get big discounts if they show up in their PJs. There's also a costume contest--extra points for fuzzy slippers, face packs, and such.

St. Patrick's Day Events 2007
Top places to go and best things to do in Sonoma County to celebrate St. Patrick's Day 2007.

Sonoma County New Year
A list of several New Year's Eve celebrations in Sonoma County.

Santa Rosa New Year
Ring in 2007 with these New Year's celebrations in Santa Rosa.

Sonoma County Holiday Events
Of all the holiday events that take place in Sonoma County, these are the top local traditions and quirky hometown productions that truly feel like home.

Pinot on the River Festival (Photo Gallery)
The Pinot on the River Festival is a three-day immersion program for the Pinot Noir enthusiast featuring seminars, wine tastings, field trips and more. There are a couple of wine tasting events for which tickets can be bought separately. These photos were taken during the 2006 Sunday afternoon wine tasting.

Sonoma Heritage Tour
Sonoma's rich and unique history is spotlighted in this annual event in which docents, wearing period costumes, lead tours around the Sonoma Town Square, including candlelight tours at night.

Windsor Pumpkin Festival (Photo Gallery)
One of the highlights at the Windsor Pumpkin Festival is the baking--and the eating!--of a giant pumpkin pie.

Wine Tasting at the Sonoma County Harvest Fair (Photo Gallery)
Wine tasting is the main draw at the Sonoma County Harvest Fair. Fair attendees can taste and buy over 550 different wines, all under one roof, and all made from Sonoma County grapes.

World Championship Grape Stomp (Photo Gallery)
The annual World Championship Grape Stomp is held during the Sonoma County Harvest Fair in Santa Rosa, CA.

Pumpkin Patches - Sonoma County
October is the month to head out to the farm and pick a pumpkin. Here are some of the best pumpkin patches in Sonoma County.

Peter Pumpkin Patch at Spring Hill Cheese (Photo Gallery)
In October of each year, the folks at Spring Hill Cheese create Peter Pumpkin Patch which features: cheese tasting, pick-your-own-pumpkin, dig-for-potatoes, pet farm animals, milk a cow, hay rides, hay maze, corn maze and homemade pumpkin ice cream.

Tolay Lake Park Fall Festival
The 30-year-old annual tradition of picking a pumpkin at the Cardoza Ranch continues even though the family sold its Petaluma property to the Agricultural Preservation and Open Space District. Now the county has stepped in to sponsor the Tolay Lake Park Fall Festival.

Heirloom Tomato Festival (Picture Gallery of the 2006 Event)
This is a quintessential Wine Country foodie event: Folks strolling about, sipping wine, listening to music and nibbling on gourmet foods created by some of the finest chefs in the area. What’s not to love?

Cotati Accordion Festival (Picture Gallery of the 2006 Event)
The annual musical extravagance has built a very loyal following since its inception in 1990. And it has grown into one of the must-see events in Sonoma County.

Healdsburg Crush Festival (Photo Gallery)
It's a school fundraiser held in the gym, yet some of the biggest names in the restaurant and wine industries take part in the Healdsburg Crush Festival.

Russian River Wine and Food Affair (Photo Gallery)
This weekend of wine and food pairing in the Alexander, Dry Creek and Russian River Valleys is the premier event for the Russian River Wine Road.

Fourth of July celebrations in Sonoma County for 2007
Listing of Fourth of July celebrations in Sonoma County for 2007

Mother's Day Events and Brunches in Sonoma County
A listing of 2007 Mothers Day events and brunches in Sonoma County as well as a brief history of the holiday.

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo in Sonoma County
Celebrate Cinco de Mayo in Roseland, Robledo Family Winery and more Sonoma County locations.

Fairy Folk Festival (Photo Gallery)
The Fairy Folk Festival is a gathering of "magical folk" in Sebastopol, CA.

Christmas Lights Displays on Walnut Ct.
Each year, the houses on Walnut Ct. boast one of the most jolly Christmas displays in Santa Rosa.

Valentines Day in Sonoma
The best Sonoma County restaurants, chocolates, wineries and events to celebrate Valentine's Day 2007.

Les Claypool's New Year's Eve Hatter's Ball
Les Claypool is taking his big New Year Celebration, the Hatter's Ball, to Santa Rosa.

Pictures of Les Claypool's New Year's Eve Mad Hatters Ball, 2005-2006
Pictures of Les Claypool's New Year's Eve Mad Hatters Ball for 2005-2006

Les Claypool New Year's Eve Hatter's Ball 2006-2007 (Photo Gallery 1)
See photos of the 2007 Les Claypool's New Year's Eve Hatter's Ball held in Santa Rosa, CA.

Les Claypool New Year's Eve Hatter's Ball 2006-2007 (Photo Gallery 2)
Photo gallery of Les Claypool New Year's Eve Hatter's Ball 2006-2007

Top Things To Do This January
A list of top events and things to do in Sonoma County in January, 2007.

10 Things to do This November
These are the top 10 things to do this November in Sonoma County

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