Looking to fill a couple hours of your day while in Sonoma County Wine Country? With so many offerings in the area, we’ve curated the top events this month! Less researching and more having fun. Enjoy!
Featured Photo: Sonoma Harvest Music Festival
Barber Lee Spirits’ Season of Cocktails: Taco Tuesday
Taco party alert! Food, games, and a chance to sample six cocktails created by Petaluma craft distillery, Barber Lee Spirits. (Once you figure out your favorite, you can order it as a full cocktail.) And, in case you didn’t know this family-owned distillery just won Best Absinthe in the World at the San Francisco World Spirits Competition. Cheers!
More info: barberleespirits.com
Sonoma Harvest Music Festival
October 8 – 9
Music and wine. How can you go wrong? The lineup B.R. Cohn Winery includes: Gary Clark Jr., Portugal.The Man, Thievery Corporation, and more. Proceeds benefit the Sonoma County Regional Parks Foundation.
More info: sonomaharvestmusicfestival.com
Cheetah Conservation Presentation at Safari West
Women in Wine Country
October 13 and 27
The monthly series at The Lodge at Sonoma features some of Wine Country’s most talented women — think winemakers, artists, chefs, and entrepreneurs. In October, Ana Diogo-Draper, Director of Winemaking at Artesa Vineyards and Winery, will lead the gathering in the hotel experience.
More info: thelodgeatsonoma.com
Cooking with Clay Workshops at Kickwheel
October 15 & November 12
Local ceramicist Andrew M. Kontrabecki will demonstrate how he creates his favorite styles of ceramic cookware, then teach folks how to best put it to use in the kitchen. The one-day workshop is being held twice this fall; once in October and once in November.
More info: kickwheelsonoma.com
Palate to Palette
Get creative at Sonoma Valley’s Muscardini Cellars. During this wine pairing and painting experience you’ll discover new wine, nibble on charcuterie, and leave with a masterpiece to remember the experience.
More info: muscardinicellars.com