Activities in Sonoma County, Aug. 22-31 July 2022 – The Santa Rosa Press Democrat | Candle Made Easy

Mission Blue Bluegrass Band: Traditional bluegrass music from 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Peacetown Summer Concert Series at the HopMonk Tavern, 230 Petaluma Ave., Sevastopol. Free admission. Visit for more information.

Thursday 28 July

“Perverted Boots”: Tony Award winning feel good musical filmed live from London’s West End. Show times are 1 p.m. and 7 p.m. at Rialto Cinemas, 6868 McKinley St., Sevastopol. Proof of COVID-19 vaccination required. Tickets cost $18. For more information, call 707-525-4840,

Janiva Magness: Blues, soul and funk singer/songwriters in concert at 6 p.m. at The Krush, 3565 Standish Ave., Santa Rosa. Also singer and multi-instrumentalist Alex Jordan. Free admission. Visit for more information.

Maya: The Latin Roots Tribute Band will perform songs by Selena, Santana, Mark Anthony and more at Downtown Windsor Town Green from 6pm to 8pm. Free admission. Learn more at

Monte Rio Variety Show: Late Night TV Talk Show Host Conan O’Brien hosts the 111th Annual Entertainment Show at the Monte Rio Amphitheater, 9925 Main St. The pre-show begins at 6:30 p.m. and the main show begins at 8 p.m. Tickets cost $40. Visit for more information.

Friday 29th July

Sonoma County Pride Family Matter: Friday family event featuring activities, games and entertainment from 4:00pm to 7:00pm at Old Courthouse Square in downtown Santa Rosa. Free admission. Visit for more information.

“Matilda – The Musical”: North Bay Theatrics stages Roald Dahl’s twisted tale about a young girl and her magical powers. The Summer Theater in the Park production begins at 6 p.m. at La Plaza Park in downtown Cotati. Free admission. Bring blankets or beach chairs. Until July 30th. Visit for more information.

Mike & the Moonpies: A country band from Austin, Texas performs at Friday Night Live at 6:30 p.m. at downtown’s Cloverdale Plaza. Free admission. For more information, visit 707-894-4410,

“Everything Brilliant”: One man’s story about what makes life worth living, from ice cream to falling in love. Opens at 7:30 p.m. on the Monroe Stage, 6th Street Playhouse, 52 W. Sixth St., Santa Rosa. Tickets cost $68 and $145. Theater fundraiser. Until July 31st. For more information, call 707-523-4185,

“Hooray for Hollywood”: The Transcendence Theater Company’s song and dance retrospective on Hollywood film themes, from The Wizard of Oz to Mancini classics. Opens at 7:30pm at Jack London State Historic Park, 2400 London Ranch Road, Glen Ellen. Tickets range from $25 to $161. Until August 14th. For more information, call 877-424-1414,

Saturday July 30th

Children & Family Concert: The Valley of the Moon Music Festival hosts a free program of music of all kinds, from Vivaldi to bluegrass. Arts and crafts session at 10:30 am, concert at 11 am at the Sonoma Community Center, 276 E. Napa St., Sonoma. Reservations and more information at

“Blue Hawaii”: Screening of the classic Elvis Presley film plus a live performance with Hunka Hunka Hula Review featuring singer/songwriter Todd Jenkins. Showtime is 7:00 p.m. at the Sebastiani Theater, 476 First St. E., Sonoma. Admission tickets are $20. For more information, call 707-996-9756,

Latin Kings of Comedy: The 20th anniversary tour features comedians Paul Rodriguez, Joey Medina, Gilbert Esquivel, Johnny Sanchez and Dennis Gaxiola. The performance begins at 7 p.m. at the Luther Burbank Center for the Arts, 50 Mark West Springs Road, Santa Rosa. Tickets cost $40 and $60. For more information, call 707-546-3600,

Los Tigres del Norte: The Grammy-winning longtime Latin band performs at 7:30 p.m. at Weill Hall and Lawn, Green Music Center, 1801 E. Cotati Ave., Rohnert Park. Tickets range from $30 to $105. Learn more at 707-664-4246,

Shana Morrison and Caledonia: The musical artist performs at 8 p.m. at the Hardt Theater at the 6th Street Playhouse, 52 W. Sixth St., Santa Rosa, pop, blues, rock and more. Tickets cost $30 to $35. For more information, call 707-523-4185,

Sunday 31 July

Steve Rubardt Quartet: Swinging jazz performance from 1:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. in front of the Speakeasy restaurant at Putnam Plaza, 139-B Petaluma Blvd. N. Petaluma. Free. Visit for more information.

The Familiar Strangers: Western swing band performs at Sunset Music Series at The Ranch at Lake Sonoma, 100 Marina Road, Lot A, Geyserville. Concert is from 5:30 p.m. to sunset. Free admission. Visit for more information.

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