The 16th Annual Art & Garden will be held on July 9th 2017!
Applications for this event will be released closer to that time.
The information below is from 2016. More information about our 16th Annual show will come soon!
Our much loved Art & Garden festival will return on July 10th, 2016, for it's 15th year, from 11am to 5pm. Once again we'll host fine local crafters, artisans, gardeners, live music on two stages and an array of local wineries, breweries, restaurants & fine food purveyors will offer tastings.
This event is free to attend, but you have to purchase a Tasting Package in order to partake in all the great wine, craft beer, cocktails and food tasting.
Check back periodically as we'll be adding information about food, tasting packages, entertainment and more as we get closer to the event!
Featuring Musical Performances By...
Soul Section playing from 3-5pm is a Bay Area band with its primary focus on the great funk and soul music of the 60's and 70's. They also draw favorites from the deep well of the entire Rock era. Hot Grubb
playing from 1:30-2:45pm is a group of 5 seasoned musicians each boasting decades of professional experience. No gimmicks, no crazy antics, just great dance music!
Foxes in the Henhouse
playing from 12:00-1:15pm is said to be the lovechild of Doc Watson and Mavis Staples—a soulful quartet at the intersection of Americana, country, blues, jazz, gospel, bluegrass, cowboy, and swing.
jkevinDurkin.com & Friends playing from 11-11:50am.
JKev, with his friends Randy Vincent (Guitar), Chris Pimentel (Guitar) and Chris Amberger (bass) Performing jass standards, as well as, contemporay songs picked out and aranged in a jazzy feel.
This year we are excited to feature 5 incredible music groups on our Rays Stage,
sponsored by Ray's Deli and Tavern check out the line up and don't miss performances by:
11am-1pm Lisa Stanos
12-1pm The Mike Saliani Trio
2-3pm Crister and Friends
3-4pm Dusty Green Bones Band
... And Tastings From Our Restaurant's Finest
Rocky & Rosie Chicken : Cheer Amaretto Wings Amaretto liqueur, morita chili peppers, and fresh cherries. Pepper Chicken & Artichoke Hummus Naan grilled chicken breast, sweet peppers, with fresh artichoke hummus. BBQ Bros : Delicious Sausage & Shrimp Paella Wine By The Slice : White Zinfandel, Pineapple Coconut Run, and Key Lime Cakes made with premium liqueurs baked in for all to enjoy. All natural, quality ingredients to create a decadent dessert. Quinua : Ceviche de Pescado marinated will caught Red Snapper in fresh lime juice mixed with red onions, white corn, and a touch of rocoto. Causa Colonial mashed peruvian yellow potato, aji Amarillo topped with fresh fried octopus. Preferred Sonoma Caterers : Thai Chicken Banh Mi, their version of the popular Vietnamese sandwich combines chickn tenders in a Bali barbeque sauce topped with traditional pickled vegetables including carrots, daikon and jalapeno, all served on a French roll. Brixx : Thin sliced Nor Cal pizza with sun dried tomatoes, pine nuts, mozzarella, goat cheese and fresh baisil. Sweet Heater willie bird chicken breast, jalapeno, mozzarella, smoked gouda, and BBQ sauce. Plaza Tequila
: Tacos with marinated pork, pollo con crema agria y chaminones, chicken chipotle.
Paired with Your Favorite Decadent Sponsoring Wine or Local BeerHeidrun Meadery
Adults and children of all ages will want to compete in the free chalk art competition sponsored by Bradley Real Estate. Please RSVP by calling the Petaluma Downtown Association on: 707-762-9348
It's free to enter just give us a call so that we can reserve you a spot. Fun prizes and bragging rights are the icing on the cake...the best part is sharing your talent. The public are the judges so be sure to bring your friends.
Even if you don’t feel like getting on your knees and chalking your own artistic scene, it is exciting to see the end results from other budding chalk artists.
Here is some of our incredibly talented vendors!
Bring the little ones down for an exciting day at the Kids Corner during the Art & Garden Festival! Experience parallel play with Artful Arrangements coloring booth and photograph the moment. Keep a look out for Oliver the Balloon Machine and don't miss the Henna booth run by Korndog Klowning! Get wild in the 5 in 1 jumpy house for the littles or play a casual game of corn hole! Transform into a princess, tiger, or deer, you imagination is the limit with our wonderful face painter from Fairy Dust Faces. Then enjoy a performance from Petaluma Panthers National Champion Cheer Team and learn a cheer from the professionals!