Petaluma stays true to its roots by connecting consumers with working farms and ranches. Shop for just-picked produce at one of our Farmers’ Markets, learn how artisan cheese is made or sample organic butter at a working dairy. It is all fresh and delicious.
|Wednesday Evening Farmers’ Market in Downtown||
Wednesday Evening Farmers’ Market in Downtown
June 5 to Aug. 28
Open air market featuring farm-fresh produce and other local farm products, children’s entertainment, crafts and prepared dinner foods, 4:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
|Saturday Afternoon Farmers' Market||
Saturday Afternoon Farmers' Market at Walnut Park
May 18 - Nov. 23
More than 60 booths selling farm-fresh produce and local products plus live entertainment and kids' activities; from 2-5:30 pm.
|Petaluma East Side Farmers' Market||
Petaluma East Side Farmers' Market
Year round on Tuesdays
Locally grown agricultural products, locally made hot and packaged foods as well as arts and crafts; 10am to 1:30pm at Lucchesi Park/ Community Center parking lot.
|Cheese Making & Wine Tasting||
A Perfect Day in Sonoma: Cheese Making & Wine Tasting
Calling all foodies! Take a cheese-making class at Achadinha Cheese Company, sample Azari Vineyards award-winning wines and finish off the day with Achadinha cheese pizzas baked in Azari's wood-fired oven. Visit the website for ticket and reservation info.
|Chileno Valley Ranch Tour & U Pick||
Chileno Valley Ranch Tour & U Pick
Have fun picking organic apples, pears, and tomatoes and take home some fresh eggs. Kid Tours include visits with the farm animals. 10 am-4 pm
|Della Fattoria Ranch Tour||
Della Fattoria Ranch Tour
Have a tour of the bakery, enjoy a family style dinner, shape a loaf of bread to take home. Call for price, reservations and more information.
|Farm to Fermentation Festival||
Farm to Fermentation Festival
Hosted by Tara Firma Farms, discover, taste and learn how to make many fermented delicacies; from 11am to 5pm.
|Garden Valley Ranch||
Garden Valley Ranch
498 Pepper Rd. (707) 795-0919
Over 1,000 varieties of roses in their retail nursery. Self-guided and docent guided tours of their gardens are offered year-round, Wednesday through Sunday.
|Green String Farm||
Green String Farm
3571 Old Adobe Rd. (707) 778-7500
A focus on aiding, rather than fighting natural processes to grow happy, healthy fruits and vegetables. Call for info.
|McClelland's Dairy Farm Tour||
McClelland's Dairy Spring Farm Tour
Take a traditional farm tour followed by a wagon ride through the cows and sampling of artisan butter. Tours start at 1pm and last about 90 minutes. Reservations required. Visit the website for details.
6475 Bodega Ave. (707) 664-0452
On the 1½ hour farm tour, watch cows being milked and even try milking a cow by hand and then sample their European Style Organic Artisan butter. Call for reservations.
A variety of tours are offered in the spring including a “Garden Walk and Lunch,” and many others. Visit their website under “Events’ for a full description and schedule.
|Sonoma County Farm Trails||
Sonoma County Farm Trails
Design a visit to Petaluma farms and ranches. A free map is available at the Petaluma Visitors Center.
Wednesday, May 22, 2013
Thursday, May 23, 2013
Sunday, May 26, 2013
Friday, May 31, 2013
Saturday, June 1, 2013
Sunday, June 2, 2013
Sunday, June 2, 2013
Saturday, June 8, 2013