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In our blog, you will find travel tips, Sonoma County restaurant and lodging information and a great introduction to the incredible array of water sports, wineries, shopping choices, spas, golf courses, sports and other activities found here in the Russian River region.

24
DEC
2022
40's 50's Style Jazz MEMORY LANE

MEMORY LANE Combo is comprised of four vocalists, with keyboard and percussion accompaniment. We perform familiar jazzy standards from the 20s through 50s, for your listening and dancing pleasure!

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19
DEC
2022
DYLAN JUHAN - BLUE OAK Classic Jazz Duo

My name is Dylan, I’m a musician, teacher and luthier based in Sonoma County CA. I love to sing classic jazz standards accompanied BY my partner on piano or guitar. Reservations highly recommended Main Street Bistro & Piano Bar – CabaretBegins: 7:00pm

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17
DEC
2022
2022 Parade of Lights! Fairy Christmas

After a pandemic hiatus, the Parade of Lights is returning to Guerneville for a Fairy Christmas!  Due to expected storms, it’s been postponed to Saturday, December 17th, 2022 Thanks to efforts of the Russian River Alliance, locals and the Sonoma County Board of Supervisors, we are looking forward to this one-of-a-kind event.  Come enjoy the […]

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15
DEC
2022
RRCOC's Annual Member Meeting & December Mixer

RRCOC’s Annual Membership Meeting & December Mixer  Wednesday, December 14 at 6:00 to 8:00 PMR3 Hotel16390 4th StreetGuerneville CA 95446 Members! Please join us to learn the latest Chamber news, get to know other Russian River business owners and non-profit members, hear about and get involved in events planned for 2023, and share your business […]

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11
DEC
2022
Holiday Local Arts Market

Join us for our 3-day Holiday Local Arts Market Furthermore Wines Tasting Lounge 328 Healdsburg Avenue, Healdsburg CAFriday, Saturday, and Sunday 2pm to 8pmDecember 9th thru 11th, 2022(Special Artist Reception For Jeffrey Jones on December 10th)

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10
DEC
2022
Holiday Local Arts Market & Special Artist Reception for Jeffery Jones

Join us for our 3-day Holiday Local Arts Market Special Artist Reception For Jeffrey Jones form 2 to 8pm Saturday, December 10th Furthermore Wines Tasting Lounge 328 Healdsburg Avenue, Healdsburg CAFriday, Saturday, and Sunday 2pm to 8pmDecember 9th thru 11th, 2022

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08
DEC
2022
Lawyers in the Library

The Sonoma County Library offers free legal information and referrals, in partnership with the Sonoma County Public Law Library, and Sonoma County Bar Association. Local attorneys will offer free legal information and referral. These lawyer consultations will last up to 20 minutes. Sign-ups are first come, first served in person and BEGIN AT 4:30 p.m. […]

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04
DEC
2022
POSTPONED: 2022 Parade of Lights - Fairy Christmas

After a pandemic hiatus, the Parade of Lights is returning to Guerneville for a Fairy Christmas!  Due to weather, it is being postponed to December 17th.  Thanks to efforts of the Russian River Alliance, locals and the Sonoma County Board of Supervisors, we are looking forward to this one-of-a-kind event.  Come enjoy the parade on […]

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03
DEC
2022
Armstrong Redwoods Professional Development for Classroom Teachers

For classroom teachers who bring their students to ArmstrongWHERE: Stewards of the Coast and Redwoods17000 Armstrong Woods RdGuerneville, CA 95446 Meets: Volunteer Center – Stewards office, 17000 Armstrong Woods Rd, Guerneville, CA 95446.We are excited to offer you an opportunity to make the most of your future visits to Armstrong Redwoods State Reserve. On Saturday, […]

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03
DEC
2022
BAD ASS BOOTS American Soul Originals

Bad Ass Boots has a unique sound all their own with songs that are sensual, tough and fun loving.A hybrid of Americana, (Main Street Bistro calls us Fleetwood Mac-ish) & country soul. After a year of playing the local club scene in the Bay area, The band chose Emmy nominated songwriter Lisa Nemzo to produce […]

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02
DEC
2022
Tree Lighting Ceremony, Guerneville Plaza

The Russian River Chamber of Commerce is pleased to bring Guerneville’s traditional Tree lighting Ceremony back to the Plaza, and we invite you to join us for hot chocolate, sweet treats and other festivities between 6 and 8pm. Come early and get away from the chaos of the Holidays, shop local at our many unique […]

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02
DEC
2022
TUMBLEWEED SOUL American Roots Duo

Welcome back to $8 Community Night at the Main St. Station Bistro, 3-9pm! Hamburgers, Pasta, and Pizza too. Enjoy a night out with familiar faces and new friends! Looking forward to seeing you here. Tumbleweed Soul is an American Roots project based in the San Francisco North Bay, led by Adam Walsh and Stephanie Salva. […]

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27
NOV
2022
Holiday Bazaar at Oli Gallery

Join Oli Gallery, Equality Wines and RiverTime Restaurant and Bar for our Winter Bazaar! Find Holiday Prices on original art from various artists and enjoy our gift market with hand crafted items from some of Sonoma Counties best. Also find amazing sales on wines and gift packets! All while enjoying a glass of wine or […]

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27
NOV
2022
Holiday Wonderland Craft Faire

Thanksgiving weekend is the annual Monte Rio holiday tradition. Local craft vendors will sell jewelry, home decor, holiday decorations,and art of all mediums.

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26
NOV
2022
Holiday Bazaar at the Oli Gallery

Join Oli Gallery, Equality Wines and RiverTime Restaurant and Bar for our Winter Bazaar! Find Holiday Prices on original art from various artists and enjoy our gift market with hand crafted items from some of Sonoma Counties best. Also find amazing sales on wines and gift packets! All while enjoying a glass of wine or […]

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26
NOV
2022
Holiday Wonderland Craft Faire

Thanksgiving weekend is the annual Monte Rio holiday tradition. Local craft vendors will sell jewelry, home decor, holiday decorations,and art of all mediums.

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26
NOV
2022
THE LAST RESORT Americana

Members of the Poyntlyss Sistars band have formed a “breakout group” that is available to perform in smaller venues. We perform early rock & roll favorites, featuring dynamic lead vocals and spot’on harmonies!

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19
NOV
2022
Redwood Education for Children with Alice the Redwood Forest Fairy

Join Alice, The Redwood Forest Fairy, and discover why it is that fairies love the redwood forest, its plants, and its animals! This is a fun family event, limited to 15 children. RSVP is required. Cost: $13 per car, with up to 4 children per car. A minimum of one adult per car must remain […]

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30
OCT
2022
Hollydale Community Clubhouse Last Sunday of the Month Breakfast Season

Hollydale Community Clubhouse Breakfast’s from 9 until noon. Coffee, Tea, Juice Bar, seconds, sunshine…all included.  Real Hot Plates, with tableside service.$15 suggested donation, kids under 10 free Eggs Benedict, Country Fries & Fruit Celebrating Our 75 Year Anniversary 1947-2022

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30
OCT
2022
Blues Legend - Levi Lloyd Trio

Featuring TONIGHT Blues Legend Levi Lloyd on Guitar & Vocals.  He’s played with B. B. King, John Lee Hooker and toured worldwide as the longtime guitarist for the legendary Joe Louis Walker.Levi’s well-worn ’68 Les Paul guitar and lowdown vocals tell it all… with Donnie vocals+bass Highlights: North Bay Music Awards (Norby) WINNER: Best Blues […]

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29
OCT
2022
Dia De Los Muertos; Health and Community Engagement Fair

Come join the Guerneville School community at a Health and Community Engagement Fair.Free activities for the whole family.Únase a la comunidad de la Escuela Guerneville en una Feria de Salud y Participación Comunitaria.Actividades gratuitas para toda la familia.

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29
OCT
2022
Guided Forest Immersion in the Redwoods

Connect with nature, engage the senses, and enjoy the therapeutic health benefits of a mind, body, spirit experience of complete immersion into our beautiful Redwood Forests.  We will meet at the Armstrong Redwoods Visitor Center, and walk slowly and quietly around the forest floor trails, stopping frequently to see, listen, touch, smell, and even taste. […]

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28
OCT
2022
Armstrong Redwoods Docent Meeting

We’ll be holding a meeting of all Armstrong Redwoods Docents, including those who lead tours and Roving Docents.  We hope that you will join us either in person or via zoom. We’re hoping that we can come up with ways to improve what we do, both for the people with whom we share Armstrong Redwoods […]

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27
OCT
2022
Don’t Just Vent – VOTE! (Ages 16-24)

Join the Sonoma League of Women Voters as they take an unbiased, non-partisan look at voting in Sonoma County. Have you wondered why your vote matters? Are you wondering how the political parties differ from each other? Would you like to know where to go to quickly & easily get reliable info on what’s on […]

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25
OCT
2022
Figure Drawing at the Hoot Owl

Every Monday! 7 to 9pmB.Y.O.B. and MEDIUM (supplies)Text 707-496-7887 to confirm a spot, or for more info.$25.00 per person

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23
OCT
2022
LAST CHANCE to See TAPAS 14th SHORT PLAY FESTIVAL in Guerneville!

Tapas, Pegasus Theater Company’s short play festival, is returning for its fourteenth year, opening September 30 and shows every Friday, Saturday and Sunday through October 23, 2022. Here’s a taste of what audiences can expect: In Bailey Jordan Garcia’s “Good, Good Girls” three not so little girls check out the word “vagina.” A man just […]

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23
OCT
2022
Harry Potter Extravaganza - Last Day!

Harry Potter Extravaganza @ the R3 Hotel This three day event will be jammed packed with DJ Sam Kimbrel Friday Night and Saturday afternoon.Shop at Diagon Ally Saturday Afternoon, reserve you tables for the Magical Drag show Saturday night and Sunday Brunch.Karaoke Saturday after the show & Sunday night. The Great Hall in the Rio […]

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23
OCT
2022
TAPAS 14th SHORT PLAY FESTIVAL in Guerneville - Last Weekend!

Tapas, Pegasus Theater Company’s short play festival, is returning for its fourteenth year, opening September 30 and shows every Friday, Saturday and Sunday through October 23, 2022. Here’s a taste of what audiences can expect: In Bailey Jordan Garcia’s “Good, Good Girls” three not so little girls check out the word “vagina.” A man just […]

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23
OCT
2022
Queen of Boogie Woogie WENDY DEWITT & Kurt Harwood

Music enthusiasts from San Francisco to Paris all agree that Wendy is the personification of The Queen of Boogie Woogie, a title she richly deserves.Her musical style has been formed from the influences of Otis Spann, Memphis Slim, Sunnyland Slim and Albert Ammons- the most respected names in Boogie Woogie and blues.Her music evolved further […]

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22
OCT
2022
TAPAS 14th SHORT PLAY FESTIVAL - Last Weekend!

Tapas, Pegasus Theater Company’s short play festival, is returning for its fourteenth year, opening September 30 and shows every Friday, Saturday and Sunday through October 23, 2022. Here’s a taste of what audiences can expect: In Bailey Jordan Garcia’s “Good, Good Girls” three not so little girls check out the word “vagina.” A man just […]

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22
OCT
2022
3-Day Harry Potter Extravaganza!

Harry Potter Extravaganza @ the R3 Hotel This three day event will be jammed packed with DJ Sam Kimbrel Friday Night and Saturday afternoon.Shop at Diagon Ally Saturday Afternoon, reserve you tables for the Magical Drag show Saturday night and Sunday Brunch.Karaoke Saturday after the show & Sunday night. The Great Hall in the Rio […]

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18
OCT
2022
Figure Drawing at the Hoot Owl

Every Monday!  7 to 9 pmB.Y.O.B. and MEDIUM (supplies)Text 707-496-7887 to confirm a spot, or for more info.$25.00 per person

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16
OCT
2022
TAPAS 14th SHORT PLAY FESTIVAL in Guerneville

Tapas, Pegasus Theater Company’s short play festival, is returning for its fourteenth year, opening September 30 and shows every Friday, Saturday and Sunday through October 23, 2022. Here’s a taste of what audiences can expect: In Bailey Jordan Garcia’s “Good, Good Girls” three not so little girls check out the word “vagina.” A man just […]

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16
OCT
2022
TAPAS 14th SHORT PLAY FESTIVAL in Guerneville

Tapas, Pegasus Theater Company’s short play festival, is returning for its fourteenth year, opening September 30 and shows every Friday, Saturday and Sunday through October 23, 2022. Here’s a taste of what audiences can expect: In Bailey Jordan Garcia’s “Good, Good Girls” three not so little girls check out the word “vagina.” A man just […]

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15
OCT
2022
TAPAS 14th SHORT PLAY FESTIVAL in Guerneville

Tapas, Pegasus Theater Company’s short play festival, is returning for its fourteenth year, opening September 30 and shows every Friday, Saturday and Sunday through October 23, 2022. Here’s a taste of what audiences can expect: In Bailey Jordan Garcia’s “Good, Good Girls” three not so little girls check out the word “vagina.” A man just […]

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13
OCT
2022
Seeds and Reads – Our Friend the River Otter

Learn all about Sonoma County Library’s mascot Otto the River Otter!Listen to stories all about otters, then cut out and color a river otter mask to take home with you.All materials provided. For grades K-6. Registration closes October 13, 2022 @ 2:30pm

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11
OCT
2022
Figure Drawing at the Hoot Owl

Every Monday!  7 to 9 pmB.Y.O.B. and MEDIUM (supplies)Text 707-496-7887 to confirm a spot, or for more info.$25.00 per person

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09
OCT
2022
THE JIM OCEAN BAND in Monte Rio

NORTHERN CALIFORNIA GARAGE BAND TAKES ON CLIMATE CHANGEWith soulful harmonies and a tight, driving rhythm section, the Jim Ocean Band has come out swinging with its debut album, “FrankenClime”. Featuring concerned, smart lyrics about the environmental challenges of the times, the in-your-face energy and contagious hooks have audiences dancing, laughing, and thinking all at the […]

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09
OCT
2022
Pegasus Theater Company presents Tapas 14th New Short Play Festival

Tapas, Pegasus Theater Company’s short play festival, is returning for its fourteenth year, opening September 30 and shows every Friday, Saturday and Sunday through October 23, 2022. Here’s a taste of what audiences can expect: In Bailey Jordan Garcia’s “Good, Good Girls” three not so little girls check out the word “vagina.” A man just […]

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09
OCT
2022
Fall Club Party

DATE: October 9, 2022TIME: 1:00 – 4:00PM*****MEMBER EXCLUSIVE*****Join us for an afternoon of wine and bites! Reservations Sunday: https://www.exploretock.com/merriamvineyards/event/339562/fall-club-party-sunday

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09
OCT
2022
Pegasus Theater Company presents Tapas 14th New Short Play Festival

Tapas, Pegasus Theater Company’s short play festival, is returning for its fourteenth year, opening September 30 and shows every Friday, Saturday and Sunday through October 23, 2022. Here’s a taste of what audiences can expect: In Bailey Jordan Garcia’s “Good, Good Girls” three not so little girls check out the word “vagina.” A man just […]

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08
OCT
2022
Pegasus Theater Company presents Tapas 14th New Short Play Festival

Tapas, Pegasus Theater Company’s short play festival, is returning for its fourteenth year, opening September 30 and shows every Friday, Saturday and Sunday through October 23, 2022. Here’s a taste of what audiences can expect: In Bailey Jordan Garcia’s “Good, Good Girls” three not so little girls check out the word “vagina.” A man just […]

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04
OCT
2022
Figure Drawing at the Hoot Owl

Every Monday!  7 to 9 pmB.Y.O.B. and MEDIUM (supplies)Text 707-496-7887 to confirm a spot, or for more info.$25.00 per person

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02
OCT
2022
OKTOBERFEST at BOON GARTEN

Join us for beer, food and more beer. Sunday, October 2, 2022 12 to 5 pm At Boon Garten, Church St. in Guerneville. GUERNEVILLE’S SECOND LARGEST SAUSAGE PARTY! Bring your own beer stein! Wear your Dirndl, Lederhosen, or German getup! $5.00 Beer….. $5.00 Pretzels….. $10.00 Brats Music, Games and Fun!

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02
OCT
2022
Sonoma County Art Trails

Welcome to Sonoma County Art Trails in beautiful Sonoma County Wine Country. 117 professional artists open their art studios for 2 weekends this fall and invite you to EXPLORE Sonoma County, ENGAGE with artists in their own studios and COLLECT beautiful art. The Bohemian’s Best of the North Bay has named Sonoma County Art Trails […]

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02
OCT
2022
Harvest Dinner

We invite you to join us in celebrating our 40th grape harvest with a delicious dinner on our stunning terrace featuring Gary Farrell Inspiration Series Chardonnay and Pinot Noir paired with a family style meal from local celebrity chef Duskie Estes, Black Pig Meat Co.

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01
OCT
2022
Sonoma County Art Trails

Welcome to Sonoma County Art Trails in beautiful Sonoma County Wine Country. 117 professional artists open their art studios for 2 weekends this fall and invite you to EXPLORE Sonoma County, ENGAGE with artists in their own studios and COLLECT beautiful art. The Bohemian’s Best of the North Bay has named Sonoma County Art Trails […]

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25
SEP
2022
POND FARM DOCENT-LED TOUR

Take a docent-led tour of Pond Farm Pottery and learn about the history of this significant cultural site that is on the National Register of Historic Places and a national Historic Landmark. Learn about the dreams and challenges of the Herr Family and Marguerite Wildenhain, the first woman master potter to graduate from the Bauhaus. […]

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25
SEP
2022
Hollydale Community Clubhouse "Last Sunday of the Month" Breakfast

Come have Breakfast at the Club!  Coffee, Tea, Milk, Juice Bar, seconds, sunshine…all included!  Real Hot Plates with tableside service.  Coffee, Tea, Milk, Juice Bar are all included.  Breakfast from 9am until noon. Table Tennis games generally follow from 1-4. $15 suggested donation, kids under 10 free. Hollydale Ham, Mushroom, Cheese Omelets….w/ Country Fries Celebrating Our […]

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24
SEP
2022
Americana Festival – David Luning

Join us for Rodney Strong’s Americana Festival this summer! Come and enjoy this family-friendly event celebrating local bands, wine, food, arts & crafts. Bring your chairs and blankets and settle in on our Concert Green. The September 24th show will feature David Luning. Event by Rodney Strong Vineyards Saturday, September 24th, 20224:00pm – 7:00pm$15 adults […]

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