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Mar
18
Sun
Buddy Guy in Concert @ Luther Burbank Center for the Arts
Mar 18 @ 7:00 pm

Special Guest Brandy Zdan

At age 80, Buddy Guy is a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee, a major influence on rock titans like Jimi Hendrix, Eric Clapton, and Stevie Ray Vaughan, a pioneer of Chicago’s fabled West Side sound, and a living link to the city’s halcyon days of electric blues. Buddy Guy has received 7 GRAMMY Awards, a 2015 Lifetime Achievement GRAMMY Award, 34 Blues Music Awards (the most any artist has received), the Billboard Magazine Century Award for distinguished artistic achievement, a Kennedy Center Honor, and the Presidential National Medal of Arts. Rolling Stone Magazine ranked him #23 in its “100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time.”

Apr
15
Sun
Sports Basement presents 5th Annual Brewfest @ Santa Rosa Sports Basement
Apr 15 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Brewfest_Video

Sports Basement is hosting their 5th annual Brewfest at Santa Rosa Sports Basement on Sunday, April 15th from 2:00pm to 5:00pm. Brewfest is a celebration of Sports Basement’s Bay Area roots, centered on one thing the Bay Area does best: craft beer! The store will be hosting local breweries including Sufferfest, Lagunitas, Anderson Valley, T.W. Pitchers’, Eel River, Cloverdale & Woodfour Brewing, as well as food from local food trucks. As with all Sports Basement hosted events, 100% of proceeds from ticket sales are donated to a local beneficiary.

This year’s funds from Brewfest in Santa Rosa will be donated to Humane Society of Sonoma County & Fit For Equality.

Tickets are $8.00 online and $10 cash at the door. Anyone can attend Brewfest, but you must be 21 years of age or older (with valid ID) to drink. Tickets and more information can be found here: Brewfest

Apr
27
Fri
Mavis Staples in Concert @ Luther Burbank Center for the Arts
Apr 27 @ 8:00 pm

Mavis Staples is an alchemist of American music, and has continuously crossed genre lines like no musician since Ray Charles. Weaving herself into the very fabric of gospel, soul, folk, pop, R&B, blues, rock, and even hip hop over the better part of the last 60 years, the iconic singer has seen and sung through so many changes, always rising up to meet every road unwaveringly.  At the beginning of her eighth decade of singing truth, Mavis Staples has delivered a new recording, If All I Was Was Black, ten songs about America today, where the present is filled with ghosts of the past. This is her third collaboration with songwriter and producer Jeff Tweedy and marks the first time Tweedy has composed an entire album of original songs for Mavis’ legendary voice and a nation she’s uniquely poised to address.

Apr
13
Sat
73rd Annual Apple Blossom Festival & Parade @ Ives Park
Apr 13 – Apr 14 all-day

THE 73RD ANNUAL SEBASTOPOL APPLE BLOSSOM FESTIVAL 2019

Theme: It Takes a Village to Blossom
Celebrating the Rich Diversity of our Community!

Saturday April 13, 2019
Festival & Parade
(Parade starts at 10 am
on Main St.)

Sunday April 14, 2019
Festival and Blues Music Explosion

2019 Festival Features Live Blues Performers and awesome music from nearby & around the country.
Click for the full line up.

May
4
Sat
Spring Native Craft Fair @ The California Indian Museum and Cultural Center
May 4 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

Join us for our Spring Native Craft Fair on Saturday May 4th.

 

This event is open to the public and admission is free! If you have been waiting for a CIMCC weekend event, this is the perfect time to come! The Tribal Youth Ambassadors will be selling their famous Acorn Bites!

Vendor applications are now being distributed. If you are interested in becoming a vendor or having an information booth, please email Laura Mendoza at lauraacimcc@gmail.com .

Saturday May 4, 11am-4pm

CIMCC
5250 Aero Dr
Santa Rosa, CA 95403

707-579-3004

The event is open to the public and admission is free.

May
5
Sun
14th Annual Roseland Cinco de Mayo Festival @ Bayside Church
May 5 @ 3:00 pm – 9:00 pm

When the first organized Roseland Cinco de Mayo event was held in 2006, it replaced several years of negative confrontations between local law enforcement and spontaneous Cinco de Mayo revelers.  Since then, the success of Roseland Cinco de Mayo has helped bolster the idea that the urban eye-sore at Sebastopol Road and West Avenue can be transformed into a thriving neighborhood center.

Today with more than 50,000 attendees under its belt, the Cinco de Mayo festival is an example of how the Roseland community has come together to deliver a non-alcoholic, family-friendly atmosphere that continues to attract wider attention throughout the county and state.

The one-day festival features local entertainment, fun for the kids, informational booths, plenty of food choices, crowning the “Reina del Cinco de Mayo”, Rosie the Trolley shuttling guests to and from the Cinco de Mayo event, and an awesome low-rider car show.