We’ve found Sonoma County’s most exciting events for the week of Feb. 9 through Feb. 18, and since it's Valentine’s Day week (that’s a thing, right?) we thought it would be perfect for you to bring your honey!
From music and festivals to poetry readings, you won’t be disappointed with the wide variety of events that Sonoma County has coming for you.
Friday, Feb. 9
‘Equus’: This psychosexual drama opens at 7:30 tonight at 6th Street Playhouse in Santa Rosa. Tickets are $18-$28. If you loved it as much as we think you will, go through Feb. 25. For more information call 707-523-4185 or visit 6thstreetplayhouse.com
‘Healing By Art — After the Fires’: If you love all things art, sculptures and photography you’re not going to want to miss this. The exhibit will be opening from 5-8 tonight at Chroma Gallery in Santa Rosa. Admission is free. This gallery is going to be open through March 25. For more information call 707-526-0135 or visit santarosaartscenter.org
‘South Pacific’: The Rodgers & Hammerstein musical will be opening at 8 tonight at Spreckels Theatre in Rohnert Park. Tickets are $16-$28. Don’t fret if you can’t make it tonight though, the show will be running through Feb. 25. For more information call 707-588-3400 or visit ci.rohnert-park.ca.us
Stephen Hough and Berlin Philharmonic Wind Quintet: The acclaimed pianist will be performing at 7:30 tonight at Weill Hall, Green Music Center in Rohnert Park. Tickets are $25-$75. For more information call 866-955-6040 or visit gmc.sonoma.edu
Saturday, Feb. 10
Chili Bowl Express: Get lost in the world of all things chili. Enjoy handcrafted ceramic bowls and fill them to the brim with vegan or meat chili. Festivities with musical performances begin at 11:30 a.m., 1:30 and 5 p.m. on Saturday at the Sonoma Community Center. Tickets are $30-$35. For more information call 707-938-4626 or visit sonomacommunitycenter.org
The Interpretations: Get lost in the magic with this eight-piece Sonoma County dance band at 8 p.m. on Saturday at the Forestville Club. Tickets are $3. For more information call 707-887-2594 or visit facebook.com/forestvilleclub/
Radney Foster: This Texas singer-songwriter and author will be all yours to enjoy starting at 8 p.m. on Saturday night at the Sebastopol Community Cultural Center Annex. Tickets are $22-$25. For more information call 707-824-1858 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Blues Session: Local blues musicians will be playing the popular and classic songs that you know and love. Hear them Saturday night from 7:30-9:30 p.m. at the Cloverdale Arts Alliance. Tickets are $5. For more information call 707-894-4410 or visit cloverdaleartsalliance.org
Volt and Beer Drinkers and Hell Raisers: If you’re a sucker for a good AC/DC and ZZ Top tribute band then you need to attend this event. This head-banging experience is starting at 8 p.m. on Saturday at House of Rock in Santa Rosa. Tickets are $10-$12. For more information call 707-791-3482 or visit rockstaruniversity.com
‘Enter the New World’: A classical program by Santa Rosa Symphony will begin at 8 p.m. Saturday and at 3 p.m. Sunday at Weill Hall, Green Music Center in Rohnert Park. Tickets are $29-$85. For more information call 707-546-8742 or visit srsymphony.org
Sunday, Feb. 11
‘Calling All Little Red-Haired Girls!’: Take your little ones out and receive free admission for red-haired girls and boys. The fun starts at 10 a.m. through 5 p.m. on Sunday at the Schulz Museum in Santa Rosa. For more information call 707-579-4452 or visit schulzmuseum.org