Things to do this week in Sonoma County, Sept. 14-Sept. 23
From the music of Norah Jones and The Avett Brothers to movies and an air show, there’s plenty to keep you busy coming up in Sonoma County.
Friday, Sept. 14
Future Islands: Alternative/indie rock group, plus opener Ed Schrader’s Music Beat, 8 p.m. Gundlach Bundschu Winery amphitheater, Sonoma. Tickets are $56. For more information call 707-938-5277 or visit gunbun.com
"Guys and Dolls": Swinging Jazz-age musical comedy, opens 7:30 p.m. 6th Street Playhouse, Santa Rosa. Tickets are $22-$35. Through Oct. 7. For more information call 707-523-4185 or visit 6thstreetplayhouse.com.
Anjelah Johnson: "More of Me" comedy tour, 7 p.m. Luther Burbank Center, Santa Rosa. Tickets are $39.50-$49.50, $149.50 VIP. For more information call 707-546-3600 or visit lutherburbankcenter.org.
"Pretty in Pink": 1986 comedy-romance, 6:30 p.m., film at dusk, Old Courthouse Square, Santa Rosa. Free. Bring blankets or low-back chairs. For more information call 707-545-1414 or visit santarosametrochamber.com.
The Farallons and Duo Giuliani: Rock group, plus tangos, gypsy jazz, classical Spanish, 7:30 tonight, Santa Rosa Arts Center. $15. 707-293-6051, facebook.com.
Drake Bell: Rock/pop musician and ‘Drake & Josh’ TV actor, 8:30 tonight, Mystic Theatre, Petaluma. $15-$35. 707-775-6048, mystictheatre.com.
Saturday, Sept. 15
Kalimba: The spirit of Earth, Wind & Fire, 8 p.m. House of Rock, Santa Rosa. Tickets are $25. For more information call 707-791-3482 or visit rockstaruniversity.com
"A Conversation with Linda Ronstadt": Retired popular music singer shares her stories and successes, 7:30 p.m. Dominican University, San Rafael. Tickets are $45-$85. For more information visit dannyzeliskopresents.com,
Old Grove Festival: "Pickin’ in the Woods," New Monsoon, Kathy Kallick Band, 4:30-9 p.m. Armstrong Woods, Guerneville. Tickets are $35-$80, kids free-$10. For more information call 707-869-9177 or visit oldgrovefestival.org.
Armistead Maupin: Bestselling "Tales of the City" author discusses "Logical Family - A Memoir," 7 p.m. Copperfield’s Books, Petaluma. Free. For more information call 707-762-0563 or visit copperfieldsbooks.com.
Art for Life: Art auction of 200 works, plus food and wine, 2-6 p.m. Sebastopol Center for the Arts. Tickets are $50, benefits Face to Face. For more information visit facebook.com/AFLF2F.
Petaluma River Craft Beer Festival: 23 local breweries, food, live music, 1-5 p.m. Water Street, downtown Petaluma. Tickets are $40, $20 designated driver. For more information visit petalumarivercraftbeerfest.org.
Aja Vu and Stealin’ Chicago: Steely Dan and Chicago tribute bands, noon-3 p.m. Village Court, Montgomery Village, Santa Rosa. Free. Benefits Schaefer LIFE & Families. For more information call 707-545-3844 or visit mvshops.com.
"Banjos & Bourbon": Bumper Jacksons concert, dinner and party options, celebrates music mentors, 8 p.m. Weill Hall and Lawn, Green Music Center, Rohnert Park. Tickets are $250-$1,000. Benefits GMC. For more information call 866-955-6040 or visit gmc.sonoma.edu.
Sonoma Plein Air Festival: Juried art show, artists demonstrations, live music, arts activities for all ages, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Sonoma Plaza. Free. sonomapleinair.com
Trecelence & Hemotoxin: Bay Area thrash metal bands, 8 p.m. Saturday, Phoenix Theater, Petaluma. Arm the Valkyrie, Secura and Plague open. Tickets are $10. For more information call 707-762-3565 or visit thephoenixtheater.com.
Sunday, Sept. 16
Petaluma Poetry Walk: Readings by 20-plus poets, plus student poetry, 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Downtown Petaluma. Opens at Hotel Petaluma Ballroom. For more information visit petalumapoetrywalk.org.
Terry Garthwaite: Musical celebration of the singer-songwriter’s 80th birthday, 4 p.m. Sebastopol Community Cultural Center. Tickets are $27-$33. For more information call 707-823-1511 or visit seb.org.
Fiesta de Independencia: Latino Heritage Month celebration, food, music, entertainment and activities, 1-7 p.m. Luther Burbank Center, Santa Rosa. Free. For more information call 707-546-3600 or visit lutherburbankcenter.org.