Visit art and food festivals, hear local and touring bands, watch beloved movies at outdoor screenings, and more at these upcoming Sonoma County events.
Friday August 26
Healdsburg Arts Festival: Three days of fine arts and crafts, live music, dance, drama, poetry, children’s arts and more. 4-7 p.m. at downtown Healdsburg Plaza. Free. Until August 28. More information at 707-431-1970, bit.ly/3Crhu2j.
David Luning: The singer-songwriter performs original American music with his band. Concert from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. in downtown Cloverdale Plaza. Free. More information at 707-894-4410, cloverdaleartsalliance.org.
Phyllis Meshulam: The former Sonoma County Poet Laureate launches her anthology, “Freedom of New Beginnings: Poems of Testimony and Vision from Sonoma County, California,” at 7:00 p.m. at the Sebastopol Center for the Arts, 282 S. High St. .Free; registration requested. More information at bit.ly/3woGdAs.
Fitz and The Tantrums and Andy Grammer: “The Wrong Party Tour” opens at 7:30 p.m. at Weill Hall and Lawn, Green Music Center, 1801 E. Cotati Ave., Rohnert Park. Breland gets the ball rolling. Tickets cost between $30 and $105. More information at 707-664-4246, gmc.sonoma.edu.
“Encanta”: Disney’s Academy Award-winning computer-animated fantasy musical screens at dusk on the Lower Lawn of Howarth Park, 630 Summerfield Road, Santa Rosa. Free. More information at 707-543-3298, bit.ly/3KhqEjD.
Saturday August 27
Bodega Seafood, Art and Wine Festival: Entertainment on three stages; Art and Crafts; food; beer, cider and wine tasting; and children’s activities. Held 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Watts Ranch, 16855 Bodega Highway, Bodega. Tickets are $12 to $40. Until August 28. More information on bodegaseafoodfestival.com.
Buena Vista 165th Anniversary Celebration: Buena Vista Winery celebrates its 165th anniversary with a sparkling wine masterclass, wine tasting, live music, cake and more. The event begins at 11 a.m. at The Winery, 18000 Old Winery Road, Sonoma. Tickets are $100. More information at buenavistawinery.com/events.
NAPA/NOLA: The New Orleans classical music and Cajun cuisine mini-festival opens at noon at the Charles Krug Winery, 2800 Main St., St. Helena. Performers include Rebirth Brass Band, Raw Oyster Cult and Leo Nocentelli. Tickets are $59-$65, VIP $99-$110. More information at 707-880-2300, bluenotenapa.com.
Moonlight Brewing Company 30th Anniversary Party: Celebrate from noon to 10 p.m. as Moonlight Brewing Co., 3350 Coffey Lane, Santa Rosa, celebrates its 30th anniversary. The Timothy O’Neil Band performs from 2-4pm, Sol Horizon from 6-9pm. Plus children’s activities and food trucks. Free. More information at 707-755-4951, bit.ly/3AhOebp.
Jeff Watts: Reception for the exhibition “a little of this a little of that” of the Forestville artist of small paintings. The event takes place from 4-6 p.m. at the Sebastopol Gallery, 150 N. Main St. Free. Until October 2. More information at 707-829-7200, sebastopolgallery.com/shows.
“The Mighty Ducks”: Movies on the Green presents the sports comedy about a misfit kids hockey team at 5 p.m. at Weill Lawn, Green Music Center, 1801 E. Cotati Ave., Rohnert Park. Tickets are $5, free for children 12 and under (with ticket). More information at 707-664-4246, gmc.sonoma.edu.
Stella Heath Quartet: The Jazz Music Series features the music of Nat King Cole and the King Cole Trio from 6-9 p.m. at the Healdsburg Hotel, 25 Matheson St., Healdsburg. Free. More information at 707-431-2800, hotelhealdsburg.com.
The Bacon Brothers: “Out of Memory Tour” by Michael and Kevin Bacon features a mix of folk, rock, soul and country influences. Sessions are at 6:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. at Blue Note Napa, 1030 Main St., Napa. Tickets are $55 to $95. Until August 28. More information at 707-880-2300, bluenotenapa.com.
Kiry Shabazz: The award-winning comic headlines the North Coast Comedy show at 10:15 p.m. at the Victory House Restaurant at Epicenter, 3215 Coffey Lane, Santa Rosa. Also Aivy Cordova and Juan Carlos. Tickets are $25. More information at visitpicentre.com/events-to-come.
Sunday August 28
The Farallons: Original American-style music and Tom Waits favorites; Crosby, Stills & Nash; and more from noon to 2 p.m. at Tips Roadside, 8445 Highway 12, Kenwood. Free. More information at 707-509-0078, tipsroadside.com.
The Fabulous BioTones: The Berkeley-based band plays blues, pop and rock from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at Brewsters Beer Garden, 229 Water St. N., Petaluma. Free. More information at 707-981-8330, brewstersbeergarden.com.
Pete Sawyer and The Left Hand Monkey Wrench Gang: Grateful Dead music from 6 to 9 p.m. at Rio Nido Roadhouse, 14540 Canyon 2 Road. Tickets are $15. More information at 707-869-0821, rionidoroadhouse.com/calendar.