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Sonoma County Harvest Fair 2017 Daily Schedule
            October 6 - 8, 2017
Sonoma County Event Center at the Fairgrounds

Sunday, October 8, 2017 - Daily Schedule

11:00 am - Gates & Marketplace Open ~ Shop local and save on award winning wines
11:00 am - Harvest Workshop: Design Your Own Succulent Garden - Garden Building, $20.00 for a small garden, $30.00 for large (pay on site)

11:30 am - Farm to Table Seminar, Wine & Food Pairing - Showcase Cafe, 60 min - advance registration required: $35 (Including GA) or Tasting Package for $85
11:30 am - Harvest Workshop: Introduction to Home Brewing - Garden Building, 30 minutes - FREE with Gate Admisison

12:00 pm - Gold Medal Wine Tasting / Port & Chocolate Pairing begins on the Wine Patio with a live Cello & Guitar duo starting at 1:00 pm
12:00 pm - Qualifying Grape Stomp with Live Music from Tom Leps and the Harvest Stompers Dixieland Band



Sunday, October 8, 2017 - Daily Schedule (continued)

12:30 pm - Chef Demonstration in Marketplace - Award-winning Chef Christine Piccin
  1:00 pm - Grand Tasting Pavilion Opens with live music by Mark Taylor

1:00 pm - Wine Tasting Seminar in Marketplace
1:00 am - Harvest Workshop: Coffee Education, Tasting & Foam Art - Garden Building, 30 minutes - FREE with Gate Admisison

1:30 pm - Farm to Table Seminar, Cheesy Beer School - Showcase Cafe, 30-45 min - advance registration required, FREE with Gate Admission
1:30 pm - Kids Stomp (Ages 13 & Under)

2:15 pm - Live Music in Shade Park - Royal Jelly Jive (Modern Swing)
3:00 pm - Wine Tasting Seminar in Marketplace



Sunday, October 8, 2017 - Daily Schedule (continued)

3:00 pm - Qualifying Grape Stomp with Live Music from Tom Leps and the Harvest Stompers Dixieland Band
3:30 pm - Chef Demonstration in Marketplace - Doug Cavaliere, Pastry Chef, Costeaux French Bakery of Healdsburg

3:45 pm - Live Music in Shade Park - Royal Jelly Jive (Modern Swing)
4:00 pm - All tasting ends

4:30 pm - World Championship Grape Stomp Finals
5:00 pm - Gates & Marketplace Close



Around the Grounds: Sunday, October 8, 2017

Classic Car Show - produced by Redwood Empire Region of The Antique Automobile Club of America.

• Shop the Art Show & Sale in the Marketplace, featuring harvest themed fine art, photography and special, hand-crafted items.

On-the-spot Grape Stomp Sign-ups. Enter your team in the World Championship Grape Stomp. Enter at the Grape Stomp check-in booth ($40 entry fee per team)

People’s Choice Wine Label Contest - in Garden Annex building

Spooky Corner - Stop by and see the pre-Halloween display, including a miniature Halloween Village.

Easy Bake Pumpkin Pie Baking - Each team (2+ bakers) will bake a pumpkin pie in an authentic Easy-Bake Oven. All materials and equipment will be provided. You will not be using a mix, so come prepared to bake from scratch. Teams may include adults and/or children, ages 5 and up.

Pumpkin Patch - Buy a pumpkin at the pumpkin patch and get a head-start on Halloween

Sonoma County Harvest Fair
2017 Schedules

  • Oct. 6 - Friday     • Oct. 7 - Saturday

  • Oct. 8 - Sunday    




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