Become a Petaluma VIP with these exclusive deals! Skip to content Visit Petaluma Logo

Out on the Town

Petaluma’s Tasting Rooms Are Open!

Jun 01, 2023 / madmin

When in doubt, wine it out at Petaluma’s outstanding wine-tasting venues Right in historic downtown, near Petaluma’s riverfront is the exceptional Adobe Road Winery; partake in sips of high-quality, expressive wines. Be sure to ask to taste one of their many wines that have earned 90 points or higher from Wine Spectator. MORE

Events at a Glance

May 08, 2023 / madmin

Petaluma’s population is on the small side (59,361) but its personality is big — on heritage, love of the arts, riverfront location and diverse culture. Share in our abundant community spirit at fairs, festivals and holiday celebrations. MORE

Support Local Businesses with the Shop Petaluma E-Gift Card

Aug 31, 2022 / madmin

When shopping for a gift, Petaluma has so many excellent restaurants, stylish boutiques, friendly health and wellness studios, and talented hair stylists that it can be difficult to decide what's the best choice. Would your significant other rather be treated to a wood-fired pizza and Sonoma County wine at Hank's, pampered at Moonlit Aesthetics, or pick out a great pair of Italian boots at Passeggiata Shoes? MORE

Travel SMART 7 Days a Week

Apr 12, 2022 / madmin

SMART is back on track with an expanded schedule that includes weekends and fare discounts of up to 50%. The trains serve a 43-mile corridor from northern Santa Rosa (near the Sonoma County Airport) to Larkspur, connecting to San Francisco via the Larkspur Ferry. MORE

Griffo Distillery: Betty Is Still Winning Awards

Dec 16, 2021 / madmin

Betty has her place of honor on the production floor, towering over everything. She is the heart and soul of Griffo Distillery. A bright copper still producing the award-winning spirits made here. Gin, whiskey, vodka, and even the hand sanitizer that Griffo Distillery made to battle through the pandemic hard times.Jennifer and Michael Griffo own and operate Griffo Distillery. MORE

Downtown Dessert Destination

Aug 10, 2021 / madmin

Just across from Petaluma’s Putnam Plaza Park on Petaluma Boulevard is the iconic Lala’s Creamery, a place to enjoy the very best ice cream treats. Surrounded by the Petaluma downtown area’s best restaurants, Lala’s Creamery is well-positioned to service your after-dinner sweet tooth. MORE

Petaluma and Sonoma County Take Your Safety Seriously

Jun 16, 2020 / madmin

Before you can even consider visiting a destination, it’s crucial to know that your health and safety is the highest priority of the lodging, restaurants, and businesses throughout the community.To take it to a more personal level, knowing that everyone you encounter on a visit – whether it’s the front desk staff at the hotel, the hostess who seats you at a tasting room, or someone you pass on the street – are all following stringent protocols.That’s why Petaluma, in collaboration with Sonoma County Tourism, has adopted the Safe Travels Promise. And while it starts from a place of science, the Promise reaches to our humanity, recognizing the stresses we all feel during this challenging time and encouraging all of us to show a little extra patience and kindness to one another.When the time is right, we look forward to welcoming you to Petaluma. MORE