Those lazy, hazy, crazy days of summer are just around the corner and Wine Country doesn’t disappoint when it comes to local events. June offers a number of venues the whole family will enjoy; from food festivals to river races, beerfests to music festivals, summer is coming to Wine Country in a big way.
The Great Russian River Race – June 3
The 7th annual canoe, kayak, and SUP race hits the water of the Russian River. There are two separate races, a 4-mile race for recreational paddlers and an 8-mile race for experienced paddlers and pros. The races end at Johnson’s Beach with a FREE River Race Party from noon to 4 p.m. for the community to enjoy. Enjoy live music, food trucks and beer, costume competition, and an award ceremony for the racers! More information can be found here.
North Coast Wine and Food Festival – June 10
90 Gold-Medal wines. 20 amazing chefs. 1 extraordinary event. Enjoy all this as well as live music, entertaining talk, art-inspired gardens and the top wines from the Press Democrat North Coast Wine Challenge. More information can be found here.
Beerfest – The Good One – June 10
Taste the best of the region at Beerfest, a celebration which brings 60+ craft breweries and cideries to a great tasting event. Beerfest takes place on the lawn at the Luther Burbank Center for the Arts. Brewers will be serving some of the most creative and diverse regional beers and ciders. More information can be found here.
Railroad Square Music Festival – June 11
Celebrate local music. The Railroad Square Music Festival is a free day of music from Noon to 7PM in Santa Rosa’s Railroad Square. It is a project of The North Bay Hootenanny, a Santa Rosa based non-profit that has been working for the past five years to bring the North Bay music world to another level. More information can be found here.
Cotati Jazz Festival – June 17
Join the fun at the 37th annual Cotati Jazz Festival with music, crafts, food and fun for the whole family. More information can be found here.
Father’s Day at Korbel Champagne Cellars – June 17
The perfect Father’s Day pairing: Oysters and Korbel Champagne! Relax on the Korbel Wine Shop deck with Nellie’s Oysters, fresh from Tomales Bay, paired with a complimentary taste of Korbel’s Natural California Champagne. More information can be found here.
Giro Bello – June 24
Three insanely beautiful bike rides through the Sonoma County wine country— all to benefit Rotary’s projects. “Giro Bello is my favorite ride of the year! Well-supported, extremely scenic route; great festivities and food at the end of the ride….this is the ride of the summer.” Alex Kamages, cycling enthusiast. More information can be found here.
Summer of Zin Concert – June 24
Celebrate summer with an incredible concert by the Sun Kings, the Bay Area’s premier Beatles cover band! Twist and shout to live music on beautiful picnic grounds. Get by with a little help from your friends with Dry Creek Vineyard wines and delicious fare from various local food trucks available for purchase. More information can be found here.
Kid’s Night at the Museum – June 24
Drop your kids off for after-hours fun at the Schulz Museum. Kids will have the Museum to themselves for pizza dinner, games, art, crafts, and cartooning. Get your tickets today here.
So get out there and have some fun, wine country style!
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