With spring in full bloom here atKnowlton Farms we are looking towards the summer and are getting excited about all the unique events happening right in our own backyard.
So as you start planning your summer take a moment and consider a wine country getaway. There are art walks on the first Friday of every month, lots of bbq's, wine tastings, culinary classes happening every week or you can plan your trip around one of these fantastic local celebrations:
Healdsburg Jazz Festival
May 31-June 9
Celebrate the 15th Anniversary of the Healdsburg Jazz Festival. The Healdsburg Jazz Festival has flourished into an annual 10-day event featuring performances from some of the most renowned musicians world-wide. The Healdsburg Jazz Festival also produces and promotes regular jazz performances in the area year-round, and sponsors and organizes educational programs and concerts for children and adults.
Gay Wine Weekend
June 14-June 16
The largest gay wine event in the world. Gay Wine Weekend, returns with 3 full days of LGBT events in Northern California's Sonoma Valley- home to some of the world's most prestigious wines and wineries. Celebrate with world class wine and culinary delights, Sonoma Plaza wine passport, music and dancing in a private estate vineyard, VIP receptions, wine tasting excursions, champagne brunch in one of the most famous luxury wine destinations in the world.
Music in the Vineyards
August 7-August 25
Music in the Vineyards, our nationally-acclaimed chamber music festival now in its 19th year. The festival will feature nearly 40 world-class musicians and colorful and informative commentary in intimate winery venues. Join us for a celebration of food, music and wine.
The Gravenstein Apple Fair
August 10-August 11
The Gravenstein Apple Fair is celebrating its 40th consectutive season. This year we promise “The Sweetest Little Fair in Sonoma County” under the shade of the oaks in Ragle Park, Sebastopol. Enjoy a tradition of local music and our Sonoma County's prize Gravenstein apples, tasty cuisine and wonderful arts and crafts from near and far.