Girls' Weekend

Picture yourself sampling after dinner wines, chocolate and cheese. It’s time to insist that your gal pals leave their laptops behind and plan a weekend getaway in Petaluma. The only question is “How soon can we get there?” Antique stores, the outlet mall and wonderful food and refreshments await you.

Events

Event Name Date of Event My Itinerary
Shakespeare on the River "Henry IV - Part One" - 7:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Petaluma Shakespeare on the River takes to the green at the Foundry Wharf for a rollicking production of the Bard's comedy-history "HenryIV, Part One." Free, but donations happily accepted. Runs Fridays at 7pm, Saturday & Sundays at 2pm from Aug 25-Sept 9.

Friday, August 25 2017 Add to My Itinerary 
Annual Petaluma River Marathon & Half-Marathon - 7:00 am

Wind your way along the scenic Petaluma River, as a competitor in the 13th Annual Petaluma River Marathon/Half-Marathon. Paddle or row 26.2 or 13.1 miles, as long as your craft is human powered, you're invited! Have a fabulous time with other supporters of water fitness! Included in the invitation is entry to the post-race potluck picnic lunch on the Foundry Wharf lawn, where stories and food and drink will be shared among all competitors and staff. Sign up on Regatta Central. https://www.regattacentral.com/regatta/index.jsp?job_id=4410&org_id=0

Sunday, September 3 2017 Add to My Itinerary 
4th Annual Agrarian Games & Farmers Market - 12:00 pm

A celebration of sustainable agriculture, local food and family farms. From wheelbarrow relays to watermelon seed-spitting, whether you're a farmer or an eater, a country bumpkin or a city-slicker, a chef or just a kid in overalls, join us for an afternoon of local food, live music and interactive games to test your strength, speed and knowledge of soil types… all showcasing a more just, healthy and regenerative food system for California. Live music by: The Hubbub Club, Oddjob Ensemble, Miss Moonshine & more! Noon-6pm

 

Saturday, September 16 2017 Add to My Itinerary 
Petaluma River Craft Beer Festival - 1:00 pm

23 Local Breweries, 1 Historical Riverfront  - Sip our local brews and taste mighty food bites. Put on by Petaluma Valley Rotary Club and the Petaluma Area Chamber of Commerce. 100% of the proceeds go towards projects in our community. Tickets: $40. Visit website for details. 1-5pm

Saturday, September 16 2017 Add to My Itinerary 
All Hallow's Art Fest - 9:00 am

Halloween Folk Art Society presents All Hallow’s Art Fest!  This juried Halloween Art show was created for those who have a passion for all things Halloween. Continuing the annual tradition in Petaluma, the show offers the highest quality in Halloween Art & Collectibles. Over 31 artists selling their one-of-a kind creations in a variety of mediums. A perfect way to start off the fall season and get inspired for Halloween! Follow us on Facebook, Instagram and Blog under All Hallow’s Art Fest for show tips, sneak peaks, and a chance to win tickets! $5 at door. 9am-3pm

Saturday, September 23 2017 Add to My Itinerary 
Weekend Along the Farm Trails - 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Sonoma County farmers open their gates and barn doors to offer a behind-the-scenes peek at life on the farm. Most stops are free. All you need is transportation, a map of your route, a cooler to keep your purchases fresh, and a sense of adventure. Maps available on website. 10am-4pm

Saturday, September 23 2017 Add to My Itinerary 
3rd Annual Sonoma Home Brewers Competition - 11:00 am

Be the judge of our competing home brewers 60 best recipes. Join us to learn about home brewing, peruse beer merchandise, and vote for your favorite home brews. Just make sure to have your votes in by 3:30pm! Public will vote in their top 5 and guest judges from the industry will vote in their top 5. Combined those ten selections will be submitted to our panel of guest judges who will crown a winner and that lucky winner will have the chance to brew their winning recipe at 101 North Brewing Company with brewmaster Joel Johnson and have it distributed across Sonoma County! Only the best food trucks in the land will be on hand offering their delectable nosh. Get your beer making supplies and learn how to home brew and hop grow. Grab a glass of your favorite local beer at our beer garden and get on the dance floor to enjoy live music! PS. Be advised, this is a 21+ only event. P.S.S. No dogs, no pets and absolutely no Pink Elephants!

 

Saturday, October 7 2017 Add to My Itinerary 
Downtown Merchants' Holiday Open House - 11:00 am

"From Petaluma With Love" Downtown merchants host the annual Holiday Open House; 11am-5pm. Enjoy holiday festivities, horse & carriage rides, balloon artist and treats at various merchant open houses. See the Petaluma Downtown website for participating merchants and see what they have to offer!

Saturday, December 2 2017 Add to My Itinerary 
Holiday Arts & Crafts Sale - 10:00 am

Hosted by the Petaluma Arts Association. Arts and crafts for holiday giving handmade by the participating artists. Sat. & Sun. 10am-4pm

Saturday, December 9 2017 Add to My Itinerary 
Holiday Lighted Boat Parade - 6:00 pm

Watch a flotilla of illuminated boats make a dramatic arrival at the Petaluma River Turning Basin. Festive vessels sail from the Petaluma Marina at 5:30pm and arrives in the Turning Basin at approximately 6pm. Downtown businesses stay open late for strolling holiday shoppers.

Saturday, December 9 2017 Add to My Itinerary 

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Dining

Meals Served Price Point Bar Seats Description Pets My Itinerary
Water Street Bistro Breakfast, Lunch $$ Beer, Wine 60 Mon: 7:30 am-3:30 pm
Tue: Closed
Wed - Fri: 7:30 am-3:30 pm
Sat: 8:00 am-4:00 pm
Sun: Closed
http://www.waterstreetbistro.net/
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Sax's Joint Breakfast, Lunch $ No Mon - Sun: 6:00 am-4:00 pm
http://www.saxsjoint.com/
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Seared Steak & Seafood Lunch, Dinner $$$ Full 100 Mon: 11:00 am-9:00 pm
Tue: Closed
Wed - Thu: 11:30 am-9:00 pm
Fri - Sat: 11:30 am-10:00 pm
Sun: 4:00 am-9:00 pm
http://petalumaseared.com/
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Lagunitas TapRoom & Beer Sanctuary Lunch, Dinner $ Beer 50 Mon - Tue: Closed
Wed - Fri: 2:00 am-9:00 pm
Sat - Sun: 11:30 am-8:00 pm
http://lagunitas.com/#
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Luma Dinner $$ Beer, Wine 40 Mon: Closed
Tue - Fri: 4:00 pm-9:00 pm
Sat: 4:00 pm-9:30 pm
Sun: 5:00 am-8:00 pm
http://lumapetaluma.com/
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Dempsey's Restaurant and Brewery Lunch, Dinner $$ Beer, Wine 120 Mon - Thu: 11:30 am-9:00 pm
Fri - Sun: 11:30 am-10:00 pm
http://www.dempseys.com/
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Hiro's Japanese Restaurant Lunch, Dinner $$$ Beer, Wine 61 Mon - Thu: 11:30 am-9:30 pm
Fri - Sat: 11:30 am-10:00 pm
Sun: 5:00 am-9:30 pm
http://www.hirosrestaurant.com/
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Central Market Dinner $$$$ Beer, Wine 100 Mon - Thu: 5:30 pm-9:30 pm
Fri - Sat: 5:30 pm-10:00 pm
Sun: 5:00 pm-9:00 pm
http://www.centralmarketpetaluma.com
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Della Fattoria Breakfast, Lunch $$ Beer, Wine 38 Mon - Sun: 7:00 am-3:00 pm
http://www.dellafattoria.com/
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Attractions

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French Hen Antiques
French Hen Antiques
218 Petaluma Blvd. N.
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Sunday Boating at the Barn
Sunday Boating at the Barn
Copeland & D Streets
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Vintage Bank Antiques
Vintage Bank Antiques
101 Petaluma Blvd. N.
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The Doll Mercantile
The Doll Mercantile
1510 Bodega Ave.
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Sienna
Sienna
119 Petaluma Blvd. N.
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Griffo Distillery
Griffo Distillery
1320 Scott St, Suite A
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Chick-A Boom Vintage Clothing
Chick-A Boom Vintage Clothing
7 Western Ave.
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Worthy of Love
Worthy of Love
226 Petaluma Blvd. N.
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The Find
The Find
322 Western Ave.
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Summer Cottage Antiques
Summer Cottage Antiques
153 Kentucky St.
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Lodging