There is no shortage of events in the wine country of Sonoma County! Stay "in the know" by listening to 100.1 KZST every Friday morning at 7:40am when I list off the top events happening for the week! I'll post them all and more here!
The Trione family is creaking the doors open on the Old Stone Building for a night of dancing, food, wine, live music, raffles and plenty of screams! Fee includes one drink ticket, live entertainment and plenty of spooks and scares. Food available for purchase. Bring five non-perishable food items or gently used coat and receive a free raffle ticket. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to the Redwood Empire Food Bank and Lytton Springs Salvation Army.
Place: Trione Winery, 19550 Geyserville Avenue, Geyserville CA
Fee: $10 Advance/$15 At the Door Time: 7 p.m. - 11 p.m. Phone Number: (707) 814.8100
Feature film star and “Saturday Night Live” alum Rob Schneider returns to the stage with a stand-up comedy tour that’s taking him around the globe. In Santa Rosa for one night only, Schneider says there’s a lot of great material out there right now with the economy and the political scene, so the timing is perfect.
Place: Wells Fargo Center Fee: Call for information and tickets Time: 8 p.m. Phone Number: (707) 546.3600
Hosted by the Occidental Bohemian Farmers Market. Festival attractions include pumpkin painting, Dia de los Muertos activities, gourmet food, artisan crafts, live music and performances, and much more.
Dan Goldfield and Steve Dutton will be on hand celebrating harvest, our recent scores on our 2008 vintage wines and Dan’s award as Sunset Magazine’s Winemaker of the Year. Special harvest pricing for wine purchases with 10-15% discount, costumes are encouraged and rewarded with additional savings! RSVP appreciated.
Place: Dutton Goldfield Winery, 3100 Gravenstein Hwy North, Sebastopol CA
This family friendly event at the Petaluma Wildlife Museum will feature costumed docents leading tours of the museum in the dark. The tours will focus on nocturnal animals and will begin every 30 minutes.
Place: 201 Fair Street on the Petaluma High School Campus, Petaluma CA
Don't miss the spontaneous and outrageous laugh fest at 6th Street IMPROV! where trained actors take suggestions from the audience and perform on-the-spot stories, songs and scenes.
Place: 6th Street Playhouse, 52 West 6th Street Santa Rosa, CA.
Fee: $14Time: 8 p.m. Phone Number: (707) 523.4185
SUE'S NOTE: As much as I am honored to be included in this photo of the improv players, I am not one of them! I wish I had half as much talent as this group! Improv shows are funny and amazingly creative! You can't miss with this one!
Your $10.00 donation to the Healdsburg Animal Shelter get's your "costumed" dog in for a chance to win Scariest, Best Theme, or Most Creative costume along with free doggie treats, and doggie ice cream. There'll be fabulous raffle prizes, face painting, kids games - FUN for Everyone!! So come and see 100 dogs and their companions all dressed up to support the homeless doggies in Healdsburg.
Time: 12 - 2 pm in Place: Healdsburg's Historic Town Plaza Benefit for:Healdsburg Animal Shelter
Take advantage of the lowest prizes in the market for the finest quality of jewelry, gems, beads, crystals, silver, rocks, minerals & much more! Over 80 exhibitors from all over the world will be on site. Classes & Demonstrations throughout the weekend.
Days & Hours:
Friday, 10/29 = 12pm-7pm
Saturday, 10/30 = 10am-6pm
Sunday, 10/31 = 10am-5pm
Fee: $7/General Admission Place: Sonoma County Fairgrounds/Grace Pavilion Info: (503)252-8300
SUE'S NOTE: I take my kids to these gem faires whenever I can. My son scored a huge crystal for $25!
Do you want an eye-popping Halloween costume this year that actually helps our community? American Red Cross make-up artists will create realistic and gory gashes, vampire bites, and yes, popped-out eyes! While you get gory, your donation will help the red cross provide lifesaving services to those affected by disasters like home fires.
Time: 2-6pm Place: Santa Rosa Plaza, Downtown Santa Rosa.