It might be a small town, but there are so many things to do in Santa Rosa that a trip to a big city for fun and excitement is just not necessary. Fabulous wineries sell delectable spirits and culinary treats, exquisite day spas melt stress and tension away, and Mother Nature holds the beauty of the natural world in the palm of her hand in Santa Rosa. Art and culture is plentiful and life is nothing but pleasure in this special place.
Santa Rosa has its share of fine wineries, as do most cities in Sonoma County. Here, enjoy the robust and flavorful spirits of St. Francis of Assisi Vineyards and Winery. There are also many other wonderful wineries in Santa Rosa, where tastings and tours occur every day.
Art lovers will want to visit the Sonoma County Museum in Santa Rosa to get a taste of Sonoma County history and contemporary art. The Wells Fargo Center for the Arts is a great cultural center located in the heart of Sonoma County wine country, and features headline entertainers in popular music and the performing arts. Legendary performance artists grace the stage of this venue, which provides excellent seating. Look for some great Santa Rosa deals on tickets to a concert, play, or Broadway-style show.
In Santa Rosa, things to do outdoors are plenty. Hike Sugar Loaf or Hood Mountain Park, or spend the day at Howarth Memorial Park’s Lake Ralphine. There’s always Spring Lake Park, where one can linger the day away in a beautiful, green, open space. Stop by Annadel State Park to get a great glimpse of blooming wildflowers in all their glory.
Santa Rosa has plenty to do for anyone who’s looking for a fun, relaxing time in this beautiful Sonoma County city.