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2017 Sonoma County Outdoor Summer Concerts - Live Music

Jun 1, 2017


Art After Dark 4th Fridays in Aug and Sept

Building Community through the Arts. Plaza St. Healdsburg ( between Center and E St. ) Free 7-9p
Aug 25 ~ TBA
Sept 22 ~ TBA

Backyard Stage Concert Series

Sunday afternoons from 2 – 4p. Guerneville Community Church,14520 Armstrong Woods Rd, Guerneville. Check website for updates and schedule at 

Aug 20 ~ Tyler McCourtney & Clementine Darling

Aug 27 ~ Willow & Hound


Broadway Under the Stars

Transcendence Theatre Company in Jack London Park, 2400 London Ranch Rd, Glen Ellen. Tkts: (877) 424-1414. Fundraiser for Jack London Historic State Park. Pre-show picnicking starts at 5p, 7:30p showtime.

Aug 4 - 20 ~ Fascinating Rhythm

Sep 8 -10 ~ Gala Celebration


Calistoga Concerts in the Park

FREE concerts scheduled 6:30-8:30p Thursdays ~ June 15 - August 17. Bring your blankets, chairs and picnic dinner to enjoy this favorite Calistoga summer celebration. Pioneer Park, 1308 Cedar St, Calistoga,  (707) 894-4410


Aug 17 ~ Poor Man’s Whiskey - fusion of bluegrass/old time, southern rock, and old school jam


Cotati Farmers Market FREE Summer Concerts

Thursdays 4:30 – 7:30p  June 1 thru August 31 - Weekly Certified Farmers Market in beautiful downtownCotati's La Plaza Park, (Old Redwood Hwy @ W. Sierra Ave.) featuring farm-fresh locally grown fruits and vegetables, nursery stock, flowers, specialty foods, handcrafted arts and crafts. Live entertainment weekly on stage. Free parking. Kids' activities every week at the market. INFO: 

August 17  ~ Damon Le Gall Band - Rock                                             

August 24  ~  Hooper and Sloss - Folk                                            

August 31  ~ Simple Creation - Reggae


Festivals at The Barlow

FREE. October 4 to 8p every third Thursday, May thru fun, live music, food and play! Peruse the wares of local artisans, including Barlow Makers and Merchants. Sip wine, craft beer or other adult libations while kids enjoy crafting, face painting and a bounce house. McKinley Street, Sebastopol INFO: 707.824.5600

Aug 17 ~ The Pulsators: blues, New Orleans-funky R&B, reggae and rock-and-roll.

Sep 21 ~ Awesome Hotcakes

Oct 19 ~ Black Sheep Brass Band: “Funkadelic Jungle Jazz with hip hop barnyard beats!”


Friday Night Live

FREE concerts at the Cloverdale Plaza Jun 2 – Sep 1. Street fair starting at 6p, music starts at 7p. Cloverdale Downtown Plaza,  115 Broad St, Cloverdale  INFO: Cloverdale Arts Alliance, 204 N Cloverdale Blvd, Cloverdale, INFO:


Aug 18 ~ Pacific Mambo Orchestra – Latin Big Band

Aug 25 ~ Monophonics – Retro Soul

Sep 1 ~ Special Guest Artist TBA


Funky Fridays Concert Series

Hood Mansion, off Hwy 12 at 1450 N Pythian Rd, Santa Rosa. 7-9p, come at 5:30 and enjoy BBQ, wine & beer and chocolates!All proceeds benefit the Sonoma County Parks Foundation. $10 for adults, kids under 18 are free!


Aug 18 ~ The Soulshine Blues Band

Aug 25 ~ The Jami Jamison Band

Sep 1 ~ A Case of the Willys


Green Music Center

Enjoy stunning views and a glittering array of stars from inside Weill Hall or outdoors on the beautiful Weill Lawn. Prices and times vary. Sonoma State University, 1801 East Cotati Ave, Rohnert Park.Green Music Center Box Office at 1.866.955.6040. For tickets


Aug 18 ~ Chick Corea Elektric Band

Aug 24 ~ St. Paul and the Broken Bones/Trombone Shorty & Orleans Ave.

Aug 25 ~ Pink Martini featuring China Forbes

Sep 8 ~ George Benson & Kenny G – The Breezin’ and Breathless Tour

Sep 9 ~ A Tribute to Pete Escovedo

Sep 16 ~ Common

Sep 23 ~Los Tigres Del Norte


Healdsburg Plaza Concerts

FREE. Tuesdays, music from 6-8p, food vendors 5 - 8p. Matheson Street and Healdsburg Avenue, Healdsburg 707-431-3301


Aug 15 ~ Volker Strifler – Blues Rock

Aug 22 ~ A Celebration of Latino Art & Music

Aug 29 ~ Mustache Harbor – Soft Rock Explosion


KRSH Backyard Concerts

Gate opens 5:30p, show at 6p. 3565 Standish Ave, Santa Rosa.

Aug 24 ~ Sonoma County Super Jam

Sep 7 ~ Western Centuries

Sep 21 ~ Los Straitjackets and Marshall Crenshaw


LIVE at Lagunitas Brewing Co.

We are excited to announce this season's Live at Lagunitas Amphitheater Lineup. Be sure to check out the artists and ticket release dates below 1280 N McDowell Blvd, Petaluma  INFO:(707) 769-4495

Aug 21 ~ Super Special Guest!

Aug 28 ~ Lake Street Dive

Sep 11 ~ Mavis Staples

Sep 19 ~ Nick Waterhouse

Oct 3 ~ Black Joe Lewis & The Honey Bears



Montgomery Village Concerts

Thursday, Saturday, and Sunday free concerts. 911 Village Ct, Santa Rosa, INFO: 707-545-3844

Saturday Rockin’ Concerts ~ 12 – 3p

Aug 19 ~ Caravanserial featuring Tony Lindsay

Aug 26 ~ Johnny Vegas & The High Rollers

Sep 2 ~ Nathan Owens & Legends of Motown

Sep 3 ~ Sunday – Rick Lenzi & Roustabout – Elvis & More

Sep 9 ~ The Abba Show

Sep 16 ~ Gregory Wolfe’s Tribute to Rod Stewart

Sep 21 ~ Unauthorized Rolling Stones

Sep 23 ~ Sun Kings

Sep 30 ~ Pop Rocks

Oct 7 ~ Pride & Joy

Concert Under the Stars~ Thursdays 5-8:30p, Montgomery Village

Aug 24 ~ Pete Escovedo Latin Jazz

Sep 7 ~ Slim Man

Sep 14 ~ Kenny Metcalf’s Tribute to Elton John

Sep 21 ~ Unauthorized Rolling Stones

Oct 5 ~ Matt Mauser’s Tribute to Sinatra

Sunday Concerts at the Terrace - Sun 1-4p, Montgomery Village

Aug 20 ~ Hot Rods

Aug 27 ~ Village Court - Nicolas Bearde

Sep 10 ~ Jami Jameson Band

Sep 17 ~ Twang Ditty

Sep 24 ~ Varnelle Anders*

Oct 1 ~ Dean Grech

Oct 8 ~ Poyntlyss Sistars

*these artists will be performing with Micahel Brandenburg Jazz Trio


Oliver's Windsor - Bell Village

Every Friday from 11 - 3 pm : Donny Mederos and Levi Lloyd

Aug 19 ~ 4-6p – Johnny Burgin

Aug 26 ~ 4-6p – Ricky Ray


Peace & Justice Center's 2nd Annual Concert in the Hub

Sep 9 ~Free Concert for the community! Midnight Sun Massive, Dream Farmers, Dylan Black Project and DJ Loisaida.  1-5pm -La Plaza Park, Cotati


Peacetown Summer Concerts

Wednesday evenings Jun 28 - Aug 30 from 5-8p. Cold Lagunitas Beer, fine local wine, and food trucks. All your friends will be there. Ives Park, 7400 Willow St, Sebastopol. Sponsored by Mr. Music Foundation.


Aug 16 ~ Annie Sampson

Aug 23 ~ Mr. Music & Friends – Love Choir

Aug 30 ~ Gator Nation, Wild Catahoulas


Petaluma Theater District Wednesday Night Farmers Market

4:30pm – 8pm. Farm fresh produce, music and kids activities each week!140 2nd St #112, Petaluma, CA 94952. Walnut Park (on the Corner of Petaluma Blvd. S. & D Street*Please remember, there are no animals allowed inside of the market by order of the California Health Code. INFO:                     


August 16  ~ TBD

August 23  ~ Festival Speed - Bluegrass                                                     

August 30  ~ Burnside-  The Band - Folk/Funk


Raymond’s Bakery Friday Community Music and Pizza Nights

Live music and pizza, summer evenings under the redwoods, friends and neighbors – what could be better! 5 – 9p June – October. Raymond’s Bakery, 5400 Cazadero Highway, Cazadero


Rockin’ The River Concerts

FREE. Guerneville Plaza every other Thursday beginning June 23. 7-8:30p.River & Armstrong Woods Rd, Guerneville. or 707-869-9403. No alcohol, glass, or pets (except service dogs) Bring chairs, hats, and your dancing shoes!

August 17 ~ Invasion Latina - Nonstop Cumbia, Salsa and Bachata from LA

August 31 ~ Dgiin - SoCo’s own High-energy Gypsy Funk Meltdown

September 14 ~ The Best Intentions - Motown Mania!


Rodney Strong Vineyards Summer Concert Series

11455 Old Redwood Highway, Healdsburg, CA 95448. Tickets at the tasting room - or by calling 800-514-3849 - or online @

August 27 ~ Chris Botti

September 9 ~ Kool & The Gang


Rohnert Park Farmers' Market Party on the Plaza Music

FREE - Come enjoy our farmers market and dance to live music at the Plaza. Located on the corner of State Farm Drive at City Center Drive one block north of Rohnert Park Expressway.


August 18 ~ Mr. Blackwell & the M.B.A's - R & B, Motown, Soul

August 25 ~ Poyntlyss Sistars - Rock wth Divas & Doo Wops


Rumi's Caravan Benefit Concert for the Center for Climate Protection

Join Osmois for an evening of live poetry and music performed in the ecstatic tradition, celebrating the art of Rumi, Hafiz, and other mystic poets in our enchanting Japanese Meditation Garden. Benefit - $35, 6-9pm Osmosis209 Bohemian Hwy, Freestone. 707-823-8231 -

Aug 24 ~ Caravan poets include Kay Crista, Larry Robinson and Doug von Koss accompanied by Violinist Cynthia Albers, flutist Lars Johannesson and percussionist Tobias Roberson


Santa Rosa Wednesday Night Market

FREE. Santa Rosa’s premier Farmer’s Market and Street Fair. Downtown Santa Rosa. 5 - 8:30p -All bands will play at The Market’s Main Stage, located at 4th and E


Aug 16 ~ McKenna Faith


SOMO Village Concerts

1400 Valley House Dr, Rohnert Park Tickets and info: and 

Aug 19 ~ Sonoma County Blues Festival with Charlie Musselwhite. Doyle Bramhall II, Ms. Taylor P Collins, The Sons of The Soul Revivers, The Blues Defenders, Levi Lloyd, Volker Strifler  Doors: 2:00 pm /Show: 3:00 pm(event ends at 11:00 pm)

Sept. 23 ~ EarleFest with Los Lobos  The California Honeydrops, Tift Merritt, Nina Gerber, Timothy O’Neil Band, Dirty Cello, Arielle, Emily Lois. Doors: 3:00 pm /Show: 3:30 pm(event ends at 11:00 pm)


Sonoma City Party

Spain St. and 1st St. Sonoma

Aug 18 ~ N'Rumba, Junior Boogie and Friends, and Riptide 5:30p - 10p



Sonoma Valley Tuesday Night Market Jazz - Sonoma Valley Jazz Society

The Sonoma Valley Jazz Society produces four FREE Outdoor Concerts every year which are held in the City of Sonoma Plaza, Grinstead Amphitheatre, every second Tuesday, June through September. Presented in association with the Tuesday Night Farmer’s Market, this great family and community event attracts people of all ages who listen to and learn about America‘s true art form, jazz. Come on out, bring a picnic and enjoy some great live jazz. Starts at 6pm. Grinstead Amphitheatre, Sonoma Plaza, 453 1st St E, Sonoma, CA 95476 INFO: Sonoma Valley Jazz Society

Sep 12 ~ Jeff Sanford’s Cartoon Logic Septet


Summer Sundays in the Plaza Concerts

Sundays at 130p to 330p until August 20th.  Join us Sundays in the Healdsburg Plaza. Each week will feature live music from a local band or performer. This is a great opportunity to bring a picnic, sit back, relax and enjoy the melodies. Just you and music! Sundays at 1:30p to 3:30p until August 20th.  Downtown Healdsburg Plaza,Healdsburg Ave & Matheson St, Healdsburg  INFO: HEALDSBURG
Aug 20 ~ Opera Performance sponsored by Healdsburg Center for the Arts.
Please note: These performances are alcohol-free and reserving large spaces in advance is prohibited.

Windsor Town Green

FREE. Thursdays 6 – 8p. Windsor Farmers Market 5- 8p. Food vendors and farm fresh produce Family Lawn Games. ALL SUMMER LONG!Windsor Town Green, McLelland Street at Market St, Windsor.


Aug 17 ~ David Luning

Aug 24 ~ Tom Rigney & Flambeau

Aug 31 ~ Beatles Flashback


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