Spring has sprung and we've got the most exciting activities that are happening in your city. We've found everything from book readings, dance performances and open mic nights. Scan the list below for your guide to all things fun in Sonoma County.
Friday, April 6
Spring Book Faire: Friends of the Santa Rosa Libraries invite you to let out your inner book worm from 3-7:30 today, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, and from 2-6 p.m. on Monday. This event will be at the Santa Rosa Veterans Memorial Building and admissions is free. For more information visit sonomalibrary.org
Jack Tempchin: This multi- platinum singer-songwriter that is well known for ‘Peaceful Easy Feeling,’ will be performing at 8 tonight at the Sebastopol Community Cultural Center Annex. Tickets are $22-$25. For more information call 707-824-1858 or visit seb.org
Signature Sonoma Valley: Sonoma Valley Vintners and Growers Alliance invites you to go behind-the-scenes with tastings and discussions. This event is happening at various times with various fees and wineries. Come out today and Sunday. For more information call 707-935-0803 or visit sonomavalleywine.com
Bennett Friedman Jazz Quartet: Come out for this performance at 8 tonight at the Newman Auditorium located at Santa Rosa Junior College on the Santa Rosa campus. Tickets are $5-$10. For more information visit music.santarosa.edu
‘Forum on the Road’: This KQED live broadcast featuring ‘Six Months after the North Bay Fires,’ will be from 8:30-11 this morning at the Luther Burbank Center in Santa Rosa. Admissions for this event is free although tickets are required. For more information visit fotrsantarosa.eventbrite.com
Opening reception: Santa Rosa Arts Center’s inaugural members’ show and reception will be held from 5-8 tonight at the Chroma Gallery in Santa Rosa. Music will be by Joyride. Admissions to this event is free and the exhibit will be open through May 20. For more information call 707-293-6051 or visit chromagallery.net
Saturday, April 7
Sheep Shearing: Come out and learn all about shearing, watch demonstrations, and make woolen crafts at the Petaluma Adobe State Historic Park starting at 11 a.m. Tickets are $2-$3 and children 5 and under are free. For more information visit www.sonomaparks.org/pub/cal_ev/329
Dancing with the Stars and Stripes: Come out and enjoy this fundraising dance completion that benefits VRC complete with beer, wine, and a raffle and auction. Doors open at 6 p.m. through 10 p.m. at the Jackson Theatre on the Sonoma Country Day campus in Santa Rosa. Tickets are $25-$40. For more information visit www.dancingwiththestarsandstripes.org/
Cloverdale Old Time Fiddle Festival: Have a blast at this fiddle festival sponsored by Lagunitas Brewery. Gates are open at 8 a.m. on Saturday at the Citrus Fairgrounds. Tickets are $15-$19 and children 6 and under are free. For more information visit www.cloverdalefiddles.com
Sexy Clown Freak Show: This Saturday, let your freak flag fly at North Bay Cabaret’s adults-only circus extravaganza, taking place at Whiskey Tip in Santa Rosa. The evening will include scintillating performances and jaw-dropping sideshow acts, including fire dancing, clowning around and a few sexy teases. The show starts at 7 p.m., and tickets are $10. 21-plus. More information at the Facebook events page.
Sonoma County Fire Relief Beer Event: If you love craft beer tastings, live music and food then this event is just for you. Happening from 3-7 p.m. at the Sonoma County Fairgrounds in Santa Rosa. Tickets are $50. VIP festivities are from noon-3 p.m. $100. For more information visit firereliefbeerevent.com