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.

The Luther Burbank Rose Parade

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The Luther Burbank Rose Parade

Saturday, May 19, 2018 May 19, 2018 Sandman Santa Rosa

As you know, our entire community has been impacted in one way or another by the devastating fire storms of 2017, which will become another historical moment in Santa Rosa’s 150-year timeline. As we think about this year’s Luther Burbank Rose Parade and the City of Santa Rosa’s 150th Celebration, we determined that our theme should be Together We Rose.

Since its rebirth in 1950 the parade has become an annual event on the third Saturday in May, drawing a strong showing of local school marching bands, floats built by community and service organizations, equestrian teams, and units honoring local veterans.  Read more here