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Seafood in the Summer: A Sonoma Specialty

By Kevin Hess We’ve reached the midway point of the summer, which serves as a reminder that fresh seafood production in Sonoma is at its peak.  There are plenty of coastal California favorites that you don’t want to miss out … Continue reading

Old-world grape varietals are leading to a wine renaissance

By Shawn Nesaw For centuries grapes have grown in California. Indians harvested native grapes and Catholic monks grew grapes to make sacramental wine. Grape growing today is much different than these early uses and has blossomed into a thriving, competitive … Continue reading

Sonoma Named Best Small Town in America

U.S. News & World Report recently named Sonoma the best small town in America. With rustic charm, vineyards as far as the eye can see and a bustling town plaza, Sonoma is the perfect slice of heaven. Read the full article … Continue reading

Fast Times and Great Wine

By: Kevin Hess The Sonoma Raceway takes center-stage of the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series June 23-25 as drivers practice and qualify for the Toyota/Save Mart 350 on Sunday June 25. Spectators unfamiliar with the raceway should take note of … Continue reading

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Jul 3, 2017 : Sebastopol Fireworks Extravaganza

Sebastopol's annual Independence celebration tradition continues with live music from Soul Fuse and...
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Jul 4, 2017 : Sonoma's 4th of July Parade

Sonoma's Fourth of July on the Plaza celebrates in true, old-fashioned style, beginning with a parade...
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Jul 4, 2017 : Red, White & Boom!

More than just a fireworks show, Santa Rosa's annual Independence Day celebrations feature an afternoon...
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Jul 8, 2017 : Rodney Strong Summer Concert Series - Chris Isaak

Join Rodney Strong for the debut of their 27th Annual Summer Concert Series!

In the course...
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Jul 9, 2017 : GMC's Annual Bluegrass Festival

A star-studded event featuring a who’s-who in bluegrass music, the GMC’s Third Annual...
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