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Event Calendar

Events

Looking for something to do? We've got everything from 3 epic days of the Country Summer Music Festival to sporting events, animal shows, shopping, dances, expos and more!

April, 2017

Weekend & Weekday Classes - SR Motorcycle & Scooter Training

Motorcycle & Scooter safety training / DMV test waiver ~ For all ages 15 1/2 yrs old & older. Weekend & Weekday Courses available.

  • Hours: Vary; please call for information
  • Location:Brookwood Parking Lot
  • Admission: $258 (21 yrs old & over) or $180 (20 yrs old & under)
  • Organization: SRMT
  • Contact: Cindy
  • Phone: 707-537-9860
  • Website: www.sr-mt.com

Daily - Goodwill Attended Donation Center

7 Days a week (Closed: Easter, Thanksgiving Day & Christmas Day)

Our attended donation center allows the community to donate gently used clothing, small houshold items & electronic waste in a safe & secure location.

  • Hours: Winter Hours: 8:45am - 5:30pm ~ Spring Hours: 9:45am - 6:30pm
  • Location:Jockey Club Parking Lot
  • Admission: None
  • Organization: Goodwill Industries of the Redwood Empire
  • Phone: 707-523-0550
  • Website: www.gire.org

ON SALE NOW - COUNTRY SUMMER 2017

3 EPIC DAYS ~ JUNE 16, 17 & 18, 2017

TICKETS ON SALE NOW! DOWNLOAD RV PARK RESERVATION HERE

  • Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30am-4:30pm
  • Location:Administration Office
  • Phone: 707-545-4200
  • Website: www.countrysummer.com

Every Saturday & Sunday - CAR MART

The Car Mart is the #1 place in Sonoma County to sell or buy a private vehicle and has been a part of Santa Rosa's local community since 1984. Conveniently located adjacent to the Sonoma County Fairgrounds on the east side of Brookwood Avenue in Santa Rosa, no appointment necessary; the non-consignment lot is open Saturdays & Sundays except major holidays and select Fairgrounds events.

  • Hours: Friday Closed / Sat 6am-6pm / Sun 6am-5pm
  • Location:Brookwood Parking Lot
  • Phone: 707-546-4044
  • Website: www.NorthBayCarMart.com

April 28, 29 & 30, 2017 - GEM FAIRE

Faire & sale for gems, jewelry, minerals, crystals, lapidary equipment, gold, silver, imports & much more all under one roof!

  • Hours: Fri: Noon-6pm / Sat: 10am-6pm / Sun: 10am-5pm
  • Location:Grace Pavilion
  • Admission: $7.00 Weekend Pass / Parking $8
  • Organization: Gem Faire, Inc.
  • Phone: 503-252-8300
  • Website: www.gemfaire.com

April 28, 29 & 30, 2017 - Hot Tub Swim Spa Show

  • Hours: Fri Noon-8pm / Sat 10am-8pm / Sun 10am-6pm
  • Location:Garrett Building
  • Admission: FREE Admission & FREE Parking in Lot B
  • Organization: Hot Productions
  • Phone: 1-888-spa-sale
  • Website: www.spapoolandbbqshow.com

April 29 & 30, 2017 - Primitive Rally School

Rally Driving School and Competition.

  • Hours: 8am-5pm
  • Location:Lot D
  • Admission: FREE to spectators
  • Organization: NASA Rally
  • Contact: Paul
  • Phone: 503-624-2139
  • Website: www.get-primitive.com

April 30, 2017 - RANCH READINESS DAY 2017

Ranch Readiness Day is the only preparedness fair in the Bay Area especially for rural residents, farmers and ranchers, equine facility managers, boarders and backyard animal owners. Join the internationally acclaimed speakers, local agencies and services, rescue team demonstrations, and exciting education and equipment resources.

  • Hours: 10am-4pm
  • Location:Saralee & Richard's Barn
  • Admission: Free
  • Organization: HALTER Project
  • Contact: Julie Atwood
  • Phone: 707-318-7526
  • Website: www.RanchReadinessDay.com

May, 2017

May 5 & 6, 2017 - WGAS Monster Trucks

Spring Monster Truck & Extreme FMX Spectacular!

Two Huge Days ~ Monster Trucks, FMX, Tuff Truck Racing and much more!

  • Hours: Gates Open @ 6pm FRI/SAT Shows 7:30-9:30pm / Gates Open @ Noon SAT show 1:30pm
  • Location:Chris Beck Arena
  • Admission: Tickets on sale at all four Sonoma County Les Schwab Tire Stores
  • Organization: WGAS Motorsport Entertainment, LLC
  • Phone: 530-745-0100
  • Website: www.wgasmotorsports.com

May 7, 2017 - 55th Annual 4-H ChickenQue

ChickenQue is a fundraiser and open house for the Sonoma County 4-H Program. 4-H members and their families from all over the county come together to host the largest single day chicken BBQ west Of the Mississippi! They have been doing this for the last 53 years without fail. Our 4-H members host interactive booths featuring the many projects they are involved with as 4-H er’s. This is a great family event and an opportunity to learn about 4-H. Please come out and be part of this wonderful event and enjoy a good meal Rain or shine! Purchase tickets from a 4Her or at the 4-H Office, 133 Aviation Blvd, Santa Rosa. 4-H Office Hours: 8-11am and 1-4pm. 565-2381. $10 per meal. Attend the event for free, tickets are for the meal. Cake slices, whole cakes and drinks also available for sale. Drive up windows also available!!!

  • Hours: 11:30am to 4:30pm
  • Location:Fairgrounds
  • Admission: Event is FREE; Meals are $10/ea ~ Free Parking
  • Organization: Sonoma County 4-H
  • Contact: 4-H Office - Judy Ludovice
  • Phone: 707-565-2381
  • Website: www.ucanr.org/soco4h

May 13, 2017 - Color Me Rad

5K Race

Color Me Rad is a 5K fun run with added color for excitement! Runners are invited to come dressed in white & leave looking like a colorful work of art!

  • Hours: 8am-1pm
  • Location:Carnival Lot & Concourse
  • Admission: Free to Spectators / $35-$55 Registration for Runners; Parking in Brookwood Lot - $8
  • Organization: Color Me Rad
  • Contact: info@colormerad.com
  • Website: www.colormerad.com

May 14 - Sebastopol Wranglers

Winter 4D Barrel Race

4D Barrel Race; All ages ~ Pee Wees & Young Guns and Open Youth Novice & Senior.

  • Hours: Gates Open at 9am; Race at Noon
  • Location:Lyttle Cow Palace
  • Admission: Free Admission for Spectators
  • Organization: Sebastopol Wranglers
  • Contact: Deb Steele
  • Phone: 707-235-4101
  • Website: www.sebastopolwranglers.com

May 18, 19 & 20, 2017 - Sew, Quilt, Needlework, Craft, Expo & Festival

At the Quilt, Craft & Sewing Festival you will find a wide variety of Sewing, Quilting, Needle-Art and Craft supply exhibits from many quality companies. FREE SEMINARS & WORKSHOPS ~ DAILY DOOR PRIZE DRAWINGS!

  • Hours: Thurs & Fri 10am-5pm / Sat 10am-4pm
  • Location:Grace Pavilion
  • Admission: $10 for 3 Days (FREE with coupon or postcard); Parking $8 all lots
  • Organization: Rusty Barn Promotion Group, Inc.
  • Website: www.rustybarn.com

May 19-23, 2017 - American Crown Circus / Circus Osorio

Paid Parking $8/vehicle ~ Brookwood Lot

The American Crown Circus is back in Santa Rosa with a completely new and exciting show! Circus stars from around the globe. Family friendly show at great prices. ~SHOWS ARE NARRATED IN SPANISH~

  • Hours: Thur: 7:30pm / Fri & Sat: 5pm & 7:30pm / Sun: 3pm, 5pm & 7:30pm / Mon: 7:30pm
  • Location:Carnival Lot
  • Admission: Adult (10 yrs & up) - $20 / Child (under 10yrs) - 2 Free per Paid Adult
  • Contact: Leo Osorio
  • Phone: 702-493-2894
  • Website: www.americancrowncircus.com

June, 2017

June 3 & 4, 2017 - High Times Medical Cannabis Cup

The Cup is a 2-day trade show/Expo & concert featuring vendor booths, seminars daily and a Prop 215 medicating area for California patients with medical cards & picture I.D.

  • Hours: Sat: 11am-12:30am / Sun: 11am-8pm
  • Location:Fairground Facility
  • Admission: TBD; Parking in all lots - $10
  • Organization: High Times Productions, Inc.
  • Contact: mmcevoy@hightimes.com
  • Website: www.cannabiscup.com

June 9 & 10, 2017 - Peggy Sue Car Show

15th Annual Peggy Sue Car Show & Cruise. June 9th will host packet pick-up from 3-7pm with food, alcohol & music. Following will be a drive-in movie from 8-10:30pm. June 10th will host the car show from 8am-4pm. Live music, food, alcohol & over 750 classic cars on display.

  • Hours: Sat 3-7pm; packet pick-up, drive-in movie 8-10:30pm / Sun 8am-4pm
  • Location:Carnival Lot
  • Admission: Sat Free / Sun $5 Spectator Admission
  • Organization: True Grit Running, LLC
  • Contact: Orhan Sarabl
  • Phone: 707-703-9616
  • Website: www.cruiseforpeggysue.com

June 10-11, 2017 - Renovacion Carismatica

Help people in spiritual, depression and morality.

  • Hours: 8am - 10pm
  • Location:Garrett & Kraft Buildings
  • Admission: Donecion (Donation)
  • Organization: Catholic Charismatic Renewal
  • Contact: Lola Gallardo
  • Phone: lolagallardo707@gmail.com

June 16, 17 & 18, 2017 - Country Summer 2017

Country Summer, Northern California's biggest country music festival, features nationally recognized entertainers over three epic days. There will be a plentiful array of food and beverage concessions as well as Western-themed activities for fans of all ages.For additional information and to purchase tickets, visit www.countrysummer.com or call 800-514-3849 to order by phone. For a list of hotels nearby please visit the fairgrounds home page at wwww.sonomacountyfair.com. LINE-UP: Darius Rucker, with four solo albums as a country artist to his credit, headlines on June 17. On Southern Style, “I wanted to bring out the way I live, the way my friends live and all the things that are important to us,” Rucker said. His three previous albums all topped the Billboard Country Album chart, spinning off six No. 1 singles. Justin Moore and Randy Houser both have top billing on June 18. Moore, “a little bit rowdy, a little bit sentimental and a whole lotta roughneck,” is a platinum-selling entertainer with six No. 1 singles and three No. 1 albums. Houser, described by Rolling Stone Country as “one of country music’s biggest voices,” has had three consecutive hits – “How Country Feels,” “Runnin’ Outta Moonlight,” and “Goodnight Kiss,” his first No. 1 as a songwriter. In addition to Rhett, the Friday, June 16, lineup includes Maddie & Tae, Michael Ray, William Michael Morgan and Ned LeDoux. In addition to Rucker, the Saturday, June 17, lineup includes Montgomery Gentry, A Thousand Horses, Aaron Watson and Clare Dunn. In addition to Moore and Houser, Cam, a hot new artist who received a 2016 Grammy and American Country Countdown nominations, performs on Sunday, June 18. Canaan Smith opens the show.

  • Hours: Gates Open Noon; Music begins at 1:30pm each day
  • Location:Carnival Lot
  • Admission: GA $76 / 3-Day Pass $209; Purchase tickets at www.countrysummer.com, visit the fairgrounds box office or call 800-514-3849 to order by phone
  • Phone: 707-543-0100 info / 800-514-3849 tickets
  • Website: www.CountrySummer.com

June 24, 2017 - Sonoma County Roller Derby

Sonoma County Roller Derby is proud to present the lineup of skaters, and it's sure to be an action packed night of hard hitting roller derby! Per usual we will have a live DJ, announcers, local beer and wine, a half time show and tons of fun! We expect a very large turnout for this event and suggest buying your tickets in advance! Save a couple dollars and don't get shut out of the game. Ticket prices are as follows: Kids under 12 and Adults over 65 - $5 Adult General Admission - $10 Pre-Sale / $15 At the door VIP *Adult only* Must be 18+ to purchase VIP tickets - $20 Pre-Sale / $25 At the door. Each game is expected to last around 90 minutes, give or take. End time is unknown due to unpredictability of game length. PARKING at the Fairgrounds requires a small fee ($8/$10). Plan ahead to reserve time for parking.

  • Hours: Doors open @ 6pm (game starts @ 7pm)
  • Location:Grace Pavilion
  • Admission: Kids under 12 and Adults over 65 - $5 / Adult General Admission - $10 Pre-Sale / $15 At the door
  • Organization: SCRD
  • Website: www.sonomacountyrollerderby.org

Wednesday - June 28, 2017 - MINI MEET WEST 2017

Autocross & Funkhana

Join us at the Sonoma County Fairgrounds, in the sprawling parking area off Brookwood Avenue, for Mini Meet West’s Autocross - a timed competition in which drivers navigate one at a time through a defined course. Classic Minis and New BMW MINIs will compete in divisions matching skill and performance. For those preferring slower speeds, our Funkhana will provide a fun and challenging obstacle course to navigate. Spectators are welcome and admitted free of charge.

  • Hours: 7am - 3:30pm
  • Location:Brookwood Lot
  • Admission: FREE - See website for event registration
  • Organization: Mini Owners of America - San Francisco
  • Contact: Leslie Graves
  • Phone: 707-318-5625
  • Website: www.minimeetwest2017.com

July, 2017

July 4th, 2017 - RED, WHITE & BOOM!

Santa Rosa Fireworks Celebration

PUBLIC PARKING ~ ACCESS TO BROOKWOOD PARKING LOT WILL BE OFF OF BENNETT VALLEY ROAD Food, Drinks, Live Music, Kid's Activities - Join us for an afternoon and evening of family fun and a great community celebration! Proceeds benefit the Children's Museum of Sonoma County and local underprivileged youth! NOTE: No glass, alcohol, dogs, BBQs, personal fireworks or pop-up tents. Ice Chests & Folding Chairs OK ~ TAILGATING IN LOTS NOT PERMITTED!

  • Hours: Gates Open 3:30pm; Live Music @ 4pm; Fireworks at 9:30pm/Dark
  • Location:Sonoma County Fairgrounds Carnival Area Lawn
  • Admission: GA $10 - VET & 11-5 yrs old $5 - Under 5 yrs old Free - VIP $50 - Parking $10
  • Organization: Santa Rosa Active 20/30 Club #50
  • Website: www.srboom.com

August, 2017

August 3-13, 2017 - 81st ANNUAL SONOMA COUNTY FAIR

HOLIDAZE AT THE SONOMA COUNTY FAIR

The North Bay's largest summer event, celebrating community with 11 days of family fun! Live Horse Racing ~ VISIT THE FAIR'S HOME PAGE FOR MORE DETAILED INFORMATION!

  • Hours: 11am - 10pm (no entry after 9pm)
  • Location:Sonoma County Fairgrounds
  • Admission:
  • Organization: Sonoma County Fair & Exposition, Inc.
  • Phone: 707-545-4200
  • Website: www.sonomacountyfair.com

August 18, 19 & 20, 2017 - Wine Country Horse Racing

BONUS RACING

If you didn't get enough live horse racing action during our annual Fair, please join us August 18-20. Free admission, free parking free grandstand seats

  • Hours: Post Time: Friday 3:15 pm & Saturday/Sunday 1:15pm
  • Location:Racing Grandstands
  • Admission: Free Admission, Parking & Grandstand Seating (Box Seats & Trackside Tables available for purchase)
  • Organization: Sonoma County Event Center
  • Phone: 707-545-4200
  • Website: www.sonomacountyfair.com/fair/horse-racing-bonus-week.php

August 24-27, 2017 - Mensona Kennel Club Dog Show / Santa Cruz Kennel Club Dog Show

Dog Show

  • Hours: TBD
  • Location:Sonoma County Fairgrounds
  • Admission: FREE - Parking $10 all Lots
  • Organization: Mensona & Santa Cruz Kennel Clubs
  • Contact: Susan Sparks 707-938-8065
  • Phone: Suzanne Leonard 707-544-5103 or
  • Website: www.mensona.org

September, 2017

September 2, 2017 - Sonoma County Roller Derby

Sonoma County Roller Derby is proud to present the lineup of skaters, and it's sure to be an action packed night of hard hitting roller derby! Per usual we will have a live DJ, announcers, local beer and wine, a half time show and tons of fun! We expect a very large turnout for this event and suggest buying your tickets in advance! Save a couple dollars and don't get shut out of the game. Ticket prices are as follows: Kids under 12 and Adults over 65 - $5 Adult General Admission - $10 Pre-Sale / $15 At the door VIP *Adult only* Must be 18+ to purchase VIP tickets - $20 Pre-Sale / $25 At the door. Each game is expected to last around 90 minutes, give or take. End time is unknown due to unpredictability of game length. PARKING at the Fairgrounds requires a small fee ($8/$10). Plan ahead to reserve time for parking.

  • Hours: Doors open @ 6pm (game starts @ 7pm)
  • Location:Grace Pavilion
  • Admission: Kids under 12 and Adults over 65 - $5 / Adult General Admission - $10 Pre-Sale / $15 At the door
  • Organization: SCRD
  • Website: www.sonomacountyrollerderby.org

October, 2017

October 6, 7 & 8 2017 - SONOMA COUNTY HARVEST FAIR

Please visit the Harvest Fair website to get detailed information about this popular annual event!

  • Hours: Gates, Marketplace & Activities: Fri 4-9p & Sat/Sun 10:30a-5pm ~ Tasting Pavilion: Fri 5-8p & Sat/Sun 1-4p
  • Location:Sonoma County Fairgrounds
  • Admission: Gate Admission $5/pp (kids 12 & under Free); Grand Tasting Tickets $55/ea (includes gate admission)
  • Phone: 707-545-4200
  • Website: www.harvestfair.org

October 20, 21 & 22, 2017 - GEM FAIRE

Faire & sale for gems, jewelry, minerals, beads, crystals, lapidary equipment, imports & much more.

  • Hours: Fri: Noon-6pm / Sat: 10am-6pm / Sun: 10am-5pm
  • Location:Grace Pavilion
  • Admission: $7.00 Weekend Pass / Parking $8
  • Organization: Gem Faire, Inc.
  • Phone: 503-252-8300
  • Website: www.gemfaire.com

November, 2017

November 18, 2017 - Sonoma County Roller Derby

Sonoma County Roller Derby is proud to present the lineup of skaters, and it's sure to be an action packed night of hard hitting roller derby! Per usual we will have a live DJ, announcers, local beer and wine, a half time show and tons of fun! We expect a very large turnout for this event and suggest buying your tickets in advance! Save a couple dollars and don't get shut out of the game. Ticket prices are as follows: Kids under 12 and Adults over 65 - $5 Adult General Admission - $10 Pre-Sale / $15 At the door VIP *Adult only* Must be 18+ to purchase VIP tickets - $20 Pre-Sale / $25 At the door. The event will start at 5:00 pm. Each game is expected to last around 90 minutes, give or take. End time is unknown due to unpredictability of game length. PARKING at the Fairgrounds requires a small fee ($8/$10). Plan ahead to reserve time for parking.

  • Hours: Doors open @ 4pm (VIPs can enter @ 3:30pm; bouts start @ 5pm)
  • Location:Grace Pavilion
  • Admission: Kids under 12 and Adults over 65 - $5 / Adult General Admission - $10 Pre-Sale / $15 At the door
  • Organization: SCRD
  • Website: www.sonomacountyrollerderby.org

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1350 Bennett Valley Road - Santa Rosa, CA 95404
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