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Special Coverage: Sonoma County Fair 2017
Destruction Derby ends Sonoma County Fair with a bang
The Sonoma County Fair closed its 11-day run Sunday night with a bang, a lot of crunches as well as a couple of big booms courtesy of the Destruction Derby.
Couples marry atop Ferris wheel at Sonoma County Fair
The ceremony was performed while 28 couples were on the Ferris wheel, with state Sen. Mike McGuire officiating.
Farmers Day At The Sonoma County Fair
Click here for a photo gallery of Farmers Day at the Sonoma County Fair.
Farmer’s Day at Sonoma County Fair gives thrills to all ages
The annual fair event Sunday included everything from wild cow milking to a pig scramble.
Sonoma County Fair Junior Livestock Auction
Click here for a gallery of photographs from Saturday's junior livestock auction at the Sonoma County Fair.
Top honors for Sebastopol teen at fair after fight with flesh-eating disease
A flesh-eating bacteria almost made Sebastopol teen Missy Pendleton unable to walk. But she stood proudly Saturday with her Supreme Champion lamb.
Video: Preview the fair’s best rides before you go
Two Press Democrat staffers rode 10 of the top rides at this year’s Sonoma County Fair carnival. Here’s what they thought about them.
Hall Of Flowers At The Sonoma County Fair
Click here for a photo gallery of the Hall of Flowers preview.
With industry in decline, horse racing at the fair no longer a sure bet
Horse racing has long gone hand in hand with the Sonoma County Fair, but it is not the reliable revenue driver it once was, causing the fairgrounds to reconsider the role of the races moving forward.
Day-by-day guide to special events at the fair
From St. Patrick's Day to Valentine’s to Halloween, Sonoma County Fair is celebrating the holidays with contests and other special events.
'American Idol' contestants, War headline Sonoma County Fair concert series
Two 'American Idol' contestants and the Southern California band War are among the musicians headed to the Sonoma County Fair stage.
What's new at the Sonoma County Fair?
From beer to monster trucks, there's something for everyone at the fair, running through Aug. 13.
Top 20 things to do at the Sonoma County Fair
From holiday themed events to chilling at the Brews & Blues Lounge, here are 10 days of fun things to do at this year’s fair.
Want to get married on a Ferris wheel?
Folks at the Sonoma County Fair are preparing for as many as 40 couples to take their vows while on the slowly turning, nearly 100-feet-tall wheel.
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