Wednesday, November 9, 2011

Sonoma County Events for November 11-15, 2011

Annual North Bay Veterans Day Parade & Flyover
See what has been called the largest, most colorful parade of its kind in Northern California as it winds its way through Historic Downtown heading south on Petaluma Boulevard.

Place: Downtown Petaluma  Fee: Free Time: Parade steps off at about 1 p.m. Phone Number: 707-769-0429

Lisa Lampanelli at Wells Fargo Center
Nothing is sacred and no one is safe from Lisa Lampanelli, who even earned praise from the King of insult comedy Howard Stern. A cross between Don Rickles, Archie Bunker and a vial of estrogen, Lampanelli has been called “a brilliant comedy mind who'll steal the show every time”.

Place: WFC 50 Mark West Springs Rd., Santa Rosa, CA Fee: 42.75 Time: 7 p.m. Phone Number: 707-546-3600

Graton Craft Show
Come on out to the historical Graton Community Club on Nov. 11th and 12th to see and purchase a beautiful replica of one of Sonoma County's historical landmarks in birdhouse form. Built form reclaimed redwood barn wood these functional replicas make an unforgettable gift.

Place: Main St. & N. Edison, Graton, CA  Fee: Free Time: 9am - 4pm Phone Number: 707-217-3690

Dancing with the Stars at the Raven
Local celebrities, "Stars" pair with dance Professionals to compete for your votes -- just like the wildly popular ABC-TV show. Audience members and the public will vote at $1 a pop for their favorite dance team.

Place: Raven Theater, 115 North St., Healdsburg Fee: $35 Front Orchestra, $25 Regular Seating Time: 8 p.m. Phone Number: 707-433-6335

Anaba Wines Roaring Twenties Gala
Get out your flapper dresses and zoot suits and go back in time with Anaba Wines to celebrate the Roaring Twenties. Test your luck at roulette, taste our homemade brandy, learn the Charleston, and indulge in hors d'oeuvres and wine. This event is sure to be the Cat's Meow so get your tickets now.

Place: Anaba Winery, 21692 Eighth Street East, Ste 200, Sonoma CA Fee: $50/$35 Wine Club Time: 6pm-9pm Phone Number: 707-996-4188

Brew Master’s Dinner
Join Hopmonk Tavern for a Brew Master's Dinner, featuring special guest, Trey White, the President of Anderson Valley Brewing Co. Anderson Valley will highlight five of their beers paired along side a menu prepared by Executive Chef Billy Reid. Reservations are recommended.

Place: Hopmonk, 691 Broadway, Sonoma Fee: $55 per person plus tax and 18% gratuity Time: 6 p.m. Phone Number: (707) 935-9100

Relish Kids in the Kitchen: Kid- Friendly Appetizers
With all the parties this time of year, it's fun to have the kids contribute by making some delicious, kid-friendly appetizers. The Culinary Dude Scott Davis leads kids to easily make these tasty and creative dishes. Once the apps are complete, the kids will arrange them artfully on platters before they devour them for dinner.

Place: Relish Culinary Adventures, 14 Matheson Street, Healdsburg CA
Fee: $50 Time: 4pm-6pm Phone Number: 707-431-9999

Nine, Wine & Dine
Enjoy nine holes of golf, wine tasting on each hole and dinner in the Bluewater Bistro. On course contests, too!

Place: The Links at Bodega Harbour, 2131 Heron Drive, Bodega Bay CA Fee: $65 Time: 2pm Phone Number: 707-875-3538