Friday, October 28, 2011

Events for October 28-31, 2011

Friday, October 28, 2011
Halloween Party
Can't wait for the ghouls, ghosts, witches, fair maidens, Bacchus, goblins, etc... to join us at our annual Halloween Party. $15 gets you 2 glasses of wine, munchies, and a chance to win best costume and door prizes!

Place: Cotati Corner, 1818 La Plaza, Suite 106, Cotati Fee: See description Time: 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. Phone Number: (707) 793 9357

Friday, October 28, 2011
Halloween Party w/ Gator Beat & DJ Groucho
Goodies, Ghoulies, Decorations, Lessons & Fabulous Dance Music!
7pm - Zydeco Dance Lesson
7:45pm - Monster Mash Cruisin' Line Dance
8:15-11:30pm - Dancing to Gator Beat & DJ Groucho.
- Costumes encouraged, but optional.

Place: Monroe Hall, 1400 West College Ave., Santa Rosa  Fee: $15

Friday, October 28, 2011
Halloween Party in Sebastopol
Hosted by Räven Green. Music & Dancing. Costumed event - Our special scary food includes appetizers, black ravioli and scary sushi, spiced wine punch.

Place: La Bodega, 2295 Gravenstein Hwy South, Sebastopol Fee: $27 members price includes dinner. Late cover (after 8:30) $15 for appetizers and music Time: 6 p.m. - 11 p.m. Phone Number: 707-827-1832

Friday, October 28, 2011
Haunted Winery Halloween Party
Join Trione Vineyards and Winery for a spook-tacular Halloween celebration including live music from two local bands - Crazy Famous & Pat Jordan Band as well as food, wine, beer, prizes and costume contests. Proceeds benefit Redwood Empire Food Bank & Geyserville Unified School District.

Place: Trione Winery, 19550 Geyserville Ave, Geyserville Fee: $15 presale/$20 at the Door Time: 7 p.m. - 11 p.m. Phone Number: 707-814-8100
Friday, October 28, 2011
Golden Dragon Acrobats at Wells Fargo Center
Champion acrobats, contortionists and jugglers combine breathtaking skill and spell-binding beauty to transform 2,000 years of Chinese tradition into an awe-inspiring display of talent and grace.

Place: Wells Fargo Center, 50 Mark West Springs Rd., Santa Rosa, CA  Fee: $35/$25-Adult, $29/$19-Child Time: 6:30 p.m. Phone Number: 707-546-3600

Friday, October 28, 2011
Birdies, Brews & BBQ's: Oktoberfest Edition
Golf, beer & BBQ! Perfect combination! 18 holes of golf, beer tasting on the course and a great BBQ after the round. Register online.

Place: The Links at Bodega Harbour, 21301 Heron Drive, Bodega Bay CA  Fee: $75 Time: 12pm Phone Number: 707-875-3538

Friday, October 28, 2011
Fashion in the Vineyards
Annual Fashion in the Vineyards fashion Show benefiting the Boys & Girls Club Valley of the Moon in Sonoma. Fashion in the Vineyards is one special event! Glamorous models strut their stuff on the elevated catwalk wearing the latest elegant fashions.

Place: Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn & Spa, 100 Boyes Blvd, Sonoma CA Fee: Call for information & tickets Time: 5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. Phone Number: 707-938-8544 x106

Saturday, October 29, 2011
Howl-o-Ween Dog Parade
Join us for the Annual Howl-o-Ween Dog Parade! Activities include dog parade, dog costume contest, kid games with prizes, face painting, raffles, Mobile Pet Adoptions and more.

Place: Plaza Park, Downtown Healdsburg CA  Fee: $10 Dogs/Children Free Time: 12pm-2pm Phone Number: 707-431-1044

Saturday, October 29, 2011
Project ZIN - Healdsburg
This preeminent wine event will gather some of the most sought after Zinfandels paired with decadent bites from Chef Palmer & other local Sonoma Chefs. All proceeds will benefit the Sonoma County Down Syndrome Support Group, (SCDSSG). Sample extraordinary wines from 8 highly-acclaimed Zinfandel producers, taste special creations from Chef Charlie Palmer, Chef de Cuisine Dustin Valette & other outstanding local Sonoma County restaurants, Mingle w/ some of the most elite wine producers, Partake in a silent auction an Support a great local cause.

Place: Hotel Healdsburg, 25 Matheson Street, Healdsburg Event Hours: 6-9pm Fee: $200.

Saturday, October 29, 2011
Halloween Costume Contest for Pets/Owners
Halloween fundraiser costume contest for pets & owners. Raffle, photo booth $10 (5x7), bob for bones (dogs only), prizes & surprises!! Dress up like your pet.
Prizes for best dog costume...$25
Best dog and owner costume....$50. 100% of donations go directly to support building a bigger dog park!

Place: The Windsor Dog Park, 302 Sugar Maple Lane (next to Maddie Washburn school)  Event hours: 2-4pm

Saturday, October 29, 2011
Halloween Carnival - Sebastopol
Celebrating the 54th Annual Halloween Carnival hosted by the Twin Hills Apple Blossom Education Foundation.

Place: Apple Blossom School, 700 Watertrough Rd., Sebastopol  Event Hours: 4-9pm

Saturday, October 29, 2011
Halloween at Howarth
Dress in your best costume as we haunt around one of our favorite playgrounds...the Land of Imagination! Ride the train and carousel with your ghostly friends and trick or treat around various locations in our bewitched park.

Place: Howarth Park, 630 Summerfield Road, Santa Rosa CA  Fee: $5/$8 Pass-Ages 12 & Under Time: 12pm-3pm Phone Number: 707-543-3737

Saturday, October 29, 2011
All Hallows Cemetery Tour
Join us for our annual cemetery tour, led by docent Elissa DeCaro and presented by the Petaluma Museum Association. Please wear comfortable shoes and layered clothing. Rain or shine.

Place: Two Rock Presbyterian Church Cemetery, 7063 Bodega Avenue, Petaluma CA Fee: Free/Donations Welcome Time: 11am Phone Number: 707-778-4398

Saturday, October 29, 2011
Dogtoberfest at Topel Tasting Room
Dog lovers and their faithful companions are invited to join in the festivities. Pet psychic Marla Steele will give readings from 1 to 4 p.m. Artist Robert Harris will be available to sketch renderings of dogs (and cats!) via photo or in “person.”

Place: Topel Tasting Room, at 125 Matheson St. in Healdsburg  Fee: Free Admission Time: 12 p.m. - 5 p.m. Phone Number: 707-433-4116

Sunday, October 30, 2011
Fresh’s 1st Year Anniversary Celebration
 Join us for our First Year Anniversary Celebration! BBQ, wine tasting, fine art show and sale, live music from Batacha, salsa dancing demonstration, face painting and more.

Place: Fresh, 5755 Mountain Hawk Way, Santa Rosa CA Fee: Free Time: 12pm -4pm Phone Number: 707-595-1049

Sunday, October 30, 2011
Halloween Hafla
Actors Basement presents Dance Journey's 5th Annual Halloween Hafla. Sonoma County's longest operating belly dance troupe presents its annual Halloween Hafla, a fun-filled evening of electrifying belly dancing, festive food & drink, raffles, eye-popping entertainments, vaudeville outrageousness, and more!

Place: The Glaser Center, 547 Mendocino Ave., Santa Rosa. Admission: $10/per person. Show: 6pm.

Sunday, October 30, 2011
Mermaidfest - Rio Nido
Rio Nido Roadhouse will be the site of "Mermaidfest" an educational & entertaining afternoon to call attention to the need for water preservation & protection. and there will be food, bands, ecology demonstrations, movies & vendors., proceeds benefit Community Clean Water Institute.

Place: Rio Nido Roadhouse  Event hours: 11am-6pm  Admission: $5/per person, Free/kids under 12

Sunday, October 30, 2011
6th Street Improv - Halloween Show
Back for their 4th season with 17 shows, 6th Street IMPROV will delight & amaze you with stories & songs made up on the spot using audience suggestions! From comedy improv competitions with local troupes, to improvised 1940's radio shows & musicals, 6th Street IMPROV performances are always fresh and funny and full of surprising twists and turns.

Place: 6th Street Playhouse, 52 W. 6th St., Santa Rosa  Tickets: $14.

Monday, October 31, 2011
Halloween Murder Mystery Wine Tasting
The B.R. Cohn Winery Tasting Room will be transformed into the Wild West with a saloon filled with patrons hoping to solve the latest murder mystery. The Murder Mystery Wine Tasting includes appetizers and desserts along with a selection of featured wines.

Place: BR Cohn, 15000 Sonoma Hwy 12, Glen Ellen, CA Fee: $45, $35 for Wine Club Members Time: 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. Phone Number: (707) 931-7936

Monday, October 31, 2011
Petaluma Downtown Trick or Treat Trail
 Join over 60 participating Downtown merchants for a fun and safe community Halloween for the entire family and goodies for costumed kids under 12. Prepare for a hauntingly "ghould" time as the scary, the cute, the ugly and the creepy descend on Downtown Petaluma CA

Place: Downtown Petaluma Fee: Free Time: 3pm-5:30pm Phone Number: 707-762-9348

Monday, October 31, 2011
Halloween Parade - Windsor
Parade will be led by a Windsor Fire Truck and will proceed through shopping centers, ending at the Community Center for hot dogs, sodas & chips. Trick or Treat Bags will be given out.

Parade starts @: 6p @ Raley's. For more info: 838-4531.

Frankenstein - 6th Street Playhouse
The Independent Eye's "Frankenstein” is presented through October 30th. Mary Shelley's classic novel features a trio of actors & two dozen life-size puppets.

Place: 6th Street Playhouse, 52 West 6th Street, Santa Rosa For more info: (707)523-4185.