Few attractions draw more visitors to the scenic coastline of Sonoma County and Bodega Bay than a hankering for Clam Chowder. Family members cannot stop raving about their visit to Chowder Day 2015 where they tried umpteen kinds of chowder from the many eateries throughout the area. Continue reading →
Award-winning wines, culinary delights, cooking demonstrations and a good old fashioned grape stomp
SANTA ROSA, Calif. – September 8, 2015 – Sonoma County Harvest Fair is preparing to celebrate its 41st anniversary, October 2, 3 and 4. Now in its fourth decade, the Harvest Fair has draws Bay Area locals and visitors from across the globe to the Sonoma County Event Center at the Fairgrounds in Santa Rosa. If you’re traveling from outside the area, fly into STS – the Charles M. Schulz – Sonoma County Airport and rent a car from Sixt rental cars. Continue reading →
The Canadian Snowbirds will star in the 2015 Wings over the Wine Country Air Show, organized by the Pacific Coast Air Museum September 26-27 at the Charles M. Schulz Sonoma County Airport STS in Santa Rosa, California. Make sure to rent a car from Sixt for this exciting event.
The 2015 air show will also feature ‘Wings of Blue,’ the U.S. Air Force Sky Diving Team, the F-16 Fighting Falcon, an F-86 and MiG-15 Chase Demo, as well as top name aerobatic performers, warbird fly-bys, static aircraft displays, President’s Club Seating, a performer’s reception, climb-aboard aircrafts, great food and fun for the whole family.
The Canadian Forces Snowbirds Demonstration Team is a Canadian nine ship precision formation team composed of serving members of the Canadian Forces. Their pilots and technicians work as a team to bring thrilling performances to the North American public. Serving as Canadian ambassadors, the Snowbirds demonstrate the Skill, Professionalism and Teamwork inherent in the women and men of the Royal Canadian Air Force and the Canadian Forces. Learn more at the Wings Over the Wine Country Website, http://wingsoverwinecountry.org/.
The Valley of the Moon is a magical place situated in the foothills of Sonoma County filled with history, charming villages, rustic wineries and breathtaking scenery. It is where famed author Jack London spent the final years of his life, and 2016 will be a hundred years since his death.
These days everyone gets so obsessed with apples of the computer kind, but in Sebastopol, California they remember what real apple farming was all about, before the glut of grapes in Sonoma County. Take a bite out of a real Grav on August 8th and 9th, 2015 by coming to Sonoma County for the 42nd Gravenstein Apple Fair under the shade of majestic oaks in Ragle Ranch Park in Sebastopol.
As a franchise for Sixt rental cars, we are continually amused by what comes out of the mother ship. And this latest is nothing at which to say Gesundheit: the “#GutenTagAmericaContest.”
Yes, on June 2nd, Sixt announced the launch of its latest advertising campaign and social media contest, “#GutenTagAmericaContest.” The campaign is inspired by the company’s recently-launched brand video, which introduces the German brand to the US market with a lederhosen-clad polka band playing the American national anthem. To participate in the contest, consumers are encouraged to show their own “German side” by posting their German-inspired content for a chance to win a luxury vehicle rental for a week. SEE MORE
Bring your belly and your sense of adventure to the 15th annual Tribal Fest, a belly dancing festival May 15 – 17 in Sebastopol, California. Finally an event where having a belly is de rigueur!
But be warned: nudity is not encouraged but occasionally happens. So Tribal Fest may not be appropriate for children. Tribal Fest is the first ever Tribal Belly Dance Festival in the world and boasts performers from 26 different countries around the world. It’s been called the Mecca of Tribal Belly Dance and since its inception in the year 2000, has always taken place at the Sebastopol Community Cultural Center. Continue reading →