Calendar of Events


Plan your stay in Santa Rosa around the best events in Sonoma County. There’s always amazing things to do in Santa Rosa and wineries to explore in Sonoma County, but Northern California is also home to exciting annual events.

Levi's GranFondo

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Levi's GranFondo

From Friday, September 29, 2017 to Saturday, September 30, 2017 September 29, 2017 September 30, 2017 Sandman Santa Rosa

Levi’s GranFondo is both a challenging and competitive mass start cycling event hosting riders of all ability levels from around the world. It began in 2009 with the inaugural ride hosting 3,500 participants and is the brainchild of former professional cyclist Levi Leipheimer. It is heralded as one of the best organized cycling events in the world by sources such as Red Kite Prayer, Road Bike Action, and Outside Online. It has been ranked #1 gran fondo in the US by Gran Fondo Guide in February 2017.

Eleven Route Choices

There are 11, yes ELEVEN route options, and to-date not a single rider has done them all at Levi's GranFondo. We provide you with options ranging from a short 8.5 mile flat segment for kids and families of all ages to il Regno -- a 116 mile course with 8 festival stops and 10,000' of vertical gain.

Vendor Expo - Friday, September 29

On the eve of the big ride at Santa Rosa's Finley Aquatic Center we host a giant vendor expo during packet-pickup. Flush with sponsor booths, food and beer, it's great fun for the whole family.

FondoSonoma - Saturday, September 30

Grab your kids, friends and loved ones. You don't have to ride to find your place at Levi's GranFondo. Our FondoSonoma festival begins at 10:00am promptly for all to enjoy. FREE to the public, it is a magical day for the whole family, flush with live bands, stacks of food, vendors and a fun zone for the kids. Bring your bikes and park them securely for free in our gated and staffed bike parking area