Looking for something to do in Wine Country? With so many offerings in Sonoma County, we’ve curated some of the annual events you can’t miss. Less researching and more enjoying your time in the area. Enjoy!
*Things change, so please check in with the organizers of these events for details.
The annual Lake Sonoma Steelhead Festival features family fun and a chance for adults and children to enjoy tours of the hatchery and watch one of nature’s most fascinating species, the Steelhead, pushing upstream and leaping out of the water as they climb the fish ladder.
Read more about the best things to do in Sonoma County in February here.
If you self-identify as a film nerd or a foodie, you’ve found your place here. Where Sonoma Epicurean starts March off strong, Sonoma International Film Festival rounds out the month with a bow — along with the California Artisan Cheese Festival, for good measure.
Read more about the best things to do in Sonoma County in March here.
Experience Sonoma wineries at the Passport to Dry Creek Valley, where themes showcase wine paired with food, and entertainment. All showcase the best current releases, library wines, and special bottlings only available during Passport.
Read more about the best things to do in Sonoma County in April here.
Fireworks? Parades? Footraces? Sonoma County has them all. And a popular music and arts festival on the banks of the Petaluma River, to boot.
Read more about the best things to do in Sonoma County in July here.
Sample limited-production West Coast Pinot Noir, Chardonnay, Sparkling Wines, and a few longtime favorites at Healdsburg Crush. The event also features a silent auction boasting a large collection of locally produced Pinot Noir, as well as raffles for instant wine cellars and premium large-format bottles.
Read more about the best things to do in Sonoma County in October here.
Things are starting to get festive in Sonoma County. Don’t miss lit holiday events, including annual lighting of the plaza and the Geyserville lighted tractor parade.
Read more about the best things to do in Sonoma County in November here.
From holiday tea to maker’s fairs to gingerbread competitions, there’s some classic, small-town holiday happenings all month long.
Read more about the best things to do in Sonoma County in December here.