Sonoma and Mendocino Coast Whale and Jazz Festival

Gualala Arts Amphitheatre 46501 Old Stage Rd, Gualala, CA

Concert for Peace and Unity The outdoor concert, organized by Festival Music Coordinator Fred Adler, features the Erik Jekabson Quintet at Gualala Arts Amphitheater, starting at five o’clock. The group will perform the sublime jazz piece, Cristo Redentor, composed by the late pianist Duke Pearson, and made famous by the late, great trumpeter Donald Byrd, […]

BAM! Book Arts Mendocino

The story we ran in our September issue was titled, "Three Letterpress Printers Walk Into a Shed." The day after it hit the newsstands, I got a call from Mina Cohen from Partners Gallery, newly moved into its new space in Mendocino's historic Beacon Building, asking if we three printers would like to have an […]


Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens Highway One, Fort Bragg, CA, United States

Winesong Charity Auction Art, Wine + Food Mendocino Coast Heathcare Foundation fundraiser in the Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens, Fort Bragg. Wine tasting, music, bites from local restaurants, FUN!

Mendocino County Fair and Apple Show

Mendocino County Fairgrounds 14400 CA-128, Boonville, United States

Started in 1924, old-time harvest festival. Elegant floral displays, booths and racks of home-made specialities, tables of quilted, knitted, domestic items, photographs and paintings, and 4-H and FFA livestock. Anderson Valley apples, cider, and local wines are available for tasting. Football game, C.C.P.R.A. rodeo, sheep dog trials, classic car show, parade, and more.

Spooktacular Fall Carnival

Fort Bragg Library 499 E Laurel St, Fort Bragg, CA, United States

Fall Carnival with ghoulish games, spooktacular prizes, sneaky snacks, a spirited costume parade, and more. Costume parade at noon, prizes awarded at 12:15!

Fort Bragg Magic Market

Come celebrate fall, Halloween, and all things magical in Downtown Fort Bragg. Parts of Laurel and Franklin Street will be closed to traffic and open to local vendor booths and fall festivities, including: Sidewalk Chalk Art Drawing Pumpkin Carving Contest Costume Contest Face Painting Wand Making Photo Booths Arts , Entertainment , Fairs and Festivals […]

World’s Largest Salmon BBQ

The 52nd annual World's Largest Salmon BBQ will be held at South Noyo Harbor this year. Read the article on to learn more about the plight of our salmon and the work the Salmon BBQ helps support to bring back our salmon populations and improve salmon habitat. The World Largest Salmon BBQ | […]

South Coast Independence Festival

Street Fair and Awesome Fireworks Festival at the Point Arena Cove, Point Arena Parade on July 2, Picnic at Bower Park, and live shows at the Arena Theater. The fun never stops, and the fireworks display is worth the drive from…basically, anywhere.

July 4, 2023 Fourth of July Parade in Mendocino Mendocino Village Mendocino, CA Nobody ever wants to miss this cavalcade of Mendocino’s special brand of fun and weirdness. Floats, bands, costumes, drinking and carousing, kids, dogs, political statements, dancing, singing, and special, irreverent surprises make this a must-go-to event every year (except the last two years, […]

Fort Bragg Independence Day Fireworks

Fort Bragg Independence Day FIREWORKS Saturday, July 1, 2023 at 9:30 P.M. Fort Bragg Independence Day Fireworks are on for this year! WATCH FROM: • South Coastal Trail at Noyo Headlands* • Pomo Bluffs Park • Todd Point Parking Area Fort Bragg Police will strictly enforce restrictions on illegal discharge of fireworks & open containers of […]