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Sonoma wine country weekend a regional highlight

Sonoma oenophiles ready for upcoming limited release barrel tasting event

10 Feb 2014
Similar to the nearby city of Napa, Sonoma is one of the picturesque areas in California where some of the nation's finest wines are produced. Thanks to its unique topography and climate, the valleys that comprise this respected region provide optimal conditions for growing grapes and participating in high-end relaxation and recreation. And, w Read More
Olive oil tasting tours offered daily during January and February in Sonoma

Olive oil tasting tours offered daily during January and February in Sonoma

18 Jan 2014
California may be best known for the grapes it produces, which are subsequently turned into a myriad of fine wines. However, another cash crop for the Golden State is olives. It may be a little known fact to individuals who aren't familiar with the western region, but many of the most exclusive wineries also take great pride in the olive oil t Read More
Your guide to elegant holiday activities in Sonoma

Your guide to elegant holiday activities in Sonoma

23 Dec 2013
California has long been lauded for its favorable weather year-round, but just because there isn't any snow on the ground doesn't mean Golden State residents don't know how to celebrate the holidays properly. Festive events are currently taking place all over the West Coast, but some of the most interesting seasonal observances are occ Read More
Herbie Hancock visits Sonoma for memorable performance

Herbie Hancock visits Sonoma for memorable performance

10 Oct 2013
Due to the fact that California is home to many renowned concert halls and music venues, acclaimed artists can regularly be found performing throughout the Golden State. On the evening of Saturday, Sept. 28, legendary pianist and acclaimed composer Herbie Hancock put on a special show at Weill Hall and Lawn in Sonoma State University's Donald Read More
'Delicious' new exhibit opens at the Sonoma Valley Museum of Art

'Delicious' new exhibit opens at the Sonoma Valley Museum of Art

13 Sep 2013
In addition to its fantastic weather, laid back lifestyle and ample opportunities for luxurious recreation, California's Sonoma Valley is also highly regarded for its many local fine wines and upscale culinary scene. Now, a new exhibit at an area museum serves to highlight the region's exquisite offerings, through a multitude of mediums.&n Read More
Sonoma wine country weekend a regional highlight

Sonoma Wine Country Weekend a regional highlight

20 Jun 2013
The state of California is highly regarded for its many distinguished wineries, but few other areas produce such quality product as that seen in Sonoma. Accordingly, the area is host to multiple festivals celebrating the libation each year, and makes for the perfect location for someone looking to purchase upscale wine country real estate . During Read More
Sonoma County welcomes Japanese Arts Festival

Sonoma County welcomes Japanese Arts Festival

2 May 2013
With its Mediterranean climate and France- and Italy-inspired vineyard culture, it's easy to see the European influence in Sonoma County, but the region is also indebted to Japanese culture. Throughout California, traditional Japanese food and arts exert a strong pull, and an upcoming festival in Sonoma County intends to pay homage t Read More
New Sonoma shows examines the connection between tools and art

New Sonoma shows examines the connection between tools and art

24 Apr 2013
Tools and art are typically seen as near opposites: one is designed to perform a specific task while the other is made with no real practical purpose in mind. However, a new show at the Sonoma County Museum hopes to blur that line as it explores the intersection of tools and art. "Tools as Art: Selections from the Hechinger Collecti Read More
Two new Sonoma exhibits showcase beauty from unconventional sources

Two new Sonoma exhibits showcase beauty from unconventional sources

18 Mar 2013
The old saying that "one man's trash is another man's treasure" is being applied to the fashion world in an exciting new show at the Sonoma Community Center. In an effort to combine haute fashion and environmentalism, a group of the region's most talented designers have been collecting discarded materials and turning them int Read More
Sonoma's link to the past

Sonoma's link to the past

25 Oct 2012
With today's HDTVs, streaming movies and other home-based entertainment offerings, it's easy to feel like the art of the live performance is on its way out. With such convenient options at home, some might not think to trek to a local establishment and watch artists perform their craft live. Luckily for owners of wine country real estate w Read More