Sonoma Named 10 Coolest Small Towns in America

Monday, June 18, 2018 9:00 AM

SONOMA NAMED ONE OF BUDGET TRAVEL’S “10 COOLEST SMALL TOWNS IN AMERICA 2018”
Town of Sonoma, Located in Sonoma Valley, Recognized for its Culture, Community Spirit, Natural Beauty and Great Food

SONOMA, Calif. – JUNE 18, 2018 – Today, Budget Travel has named the town of Sonoma one of the “10 Coolest Small Towns in America 2018.”

The magazine’s annual list “Coolest Small Towns in America” is... Read More »

Get Outdoors in Sonoma Valley

Tuesday, June 5, 2018 11:00 AM

Get outdoors to one of Sonoma Valley’s 13,000 acres of state and regional parks where you can hike, bike, run and experience the serene beauty of wine country.

Take a park tour on foot or horseback and view ancient redwoods, historical buildings once the home of Jack London, reservoirs and hiking trails through the vineyards and mountainsides. Stop at a deli and pack a picnic with... Read More »

Sonoma Valley Museum of Art Announces Public Art in the Sonoma Plaza
Natural Affinity: California Women Sculptors in the Landscape
Opening Remarks and a Public Reception to be held in the Plaza on Friday, June 8 from 5:30-8pm

Sonoma, Calif. – May 30, 2018 – The Sonoma Valley Museum of Art is proud to present a second season of public art in Sonoma Plaza this summer. Natural Affinity:... Read More »

The Press Democrat has announced the lineup for the 2018 North Coast Wine & Food Festival, featuring gold & silver-medal wines from the North Coast Wine Challenge competition. This year’s festivities will take place on Saturday, June 9 from 1-4 p.m. at SOMO Village in Rohnert Park.

In addition to featuring gold and silver medal-winning wines, the event will host an impressive group of Wine Country... Read More »

Sonoma County Restaurant Week: March 2-11, 2018

Friday, March 2, 2018 12:00 PM

Two-course Lunch: $10/$15
Three-course Dinner: $19/$29/$39


The North Bay's finest annual culinary experience. Sonoma County chefs prepare unique, prix-fixe menus only available during Restaurant Week 2018. Come and taste the local flavors of beautiful Sonoma County, CA.

There are no tickets or passes required. Food lovers can simply dine out at as many participating restaurants as... Read More »


Just a short, 45-minute drive from San Francisco, Sonoma makes for an easy girls getaway destination, and its handy location at the heart of Real Wine Country, means it’s the perfect base for exploring all that the region has to offer.

Whether you want to relax in five-star luxury or roam the grounds of a working vineyard, be pampered by award-winning spa treatments or visit local... Read More »

From unique wine experiences to traditional harvest festivals to world-class art and culture events, there’s something to suit everyone on Sonoma’s annual calendar.

Here are 15 yearly highlights not to miss, ordered from January through December.

1. Sonoma Valley Delicious

From corkage-free fine-dining to exclusive prix fixe meals to discounts on special food and wine pairings, Sonoma... Read More »


By: Blaire Constantinou, Travelzoo
It’s rare to find such a diverse agricultural locale as Sonoma, where ancient olive orchards give way to organic farms that produce everything from fruits and vegetables to nuts and herbs.

From world-renowned cheeses and hand-pressed olive oils to lovingly-crafted chocolate truffles and boutique brew beer, it’s no surprise to discover that the artisan... Read More »

By: Blaire Constantinou, Travelzoo

Recognized as one of California’s top culinary destinations, it’s not just the wine lists that wow at Sonoma’s most memorable dining establishments. From prestigious pairings to sophisticated farm-to-table fare to award-winning local produce, here are 10 epicurean experiences that foodies won’t want to miss.

Corner 103
Founded by award-winning wine... Read More »

10 Reasons to Visit Sonoma Valley

Friday, January 5, 2018 11:00 AM


By: Blaire Constantinou, Travelzoo

1. Easy Getaway Location

Just a short, 45-minute drive from San Francisco, Sonoma makes for an easy weekend getaway destination; and if you’re just visiting the Bay Area from out-of-state or abroad, there’s really no excuse not to tag a trip onto your vacation.

Plus, you can take the Pacific Coast Highway, one of the most beautiful drives in the U.S.,... Read More »