Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn & Spa Summer in Sonoma

Summer in Sonoma

Discover Sonoma's most iconic season with a multitude of summer activities – Tuesday nights come alive with the bustling atmosphere of Sonoma’s Tuesday Night Market, where you can explore an array of local farmers and artisans while enjoying live music performances.

Resort guests and locals alike are invited to join us on the front lawn every Friday & Saturday night, May 31st through October for Sonoma’s favorite Summer Music Series! Cozy up at one of our outdoor firepits, enjoy seasonal bites from our signature food truck CaliForno Street Eats, and sip on your favorite cocktails and Sonoma wines from 38º North Bar!

The summer season also brings the acclaimed Transcendence Theatre Company to Sonoma, treating audiences to captivating outdoor performances that showcase top-tier talent. Adventurous spirits rave about Sonoma Adventures’ bike tours, spanning half or full days and featuring visits to renowned wineries. Hybrid and electric bikes available.

Oenophiles delight in the annual Taste of Sonoma event, where they can sample an extensive selection of wines from local producers while enjoying small bites from regional chefs.

From cultural experiences to outdoor adventures and culinary delights, Sonoma’s summer offerings promise unforgettable experiences.

Read our Concierge's Top Recommendations, and discover other upcoming events below!


Upcoming Events at Fairmont Sonoma & Beyond


Just steps from the historic Sonoma Plaza, Transcendence Theatre Company hosts four weekends of Broadway musical revues in the Field of Dreams this summer! Each show will highlight unique musical styles and performances ranging from Broadway and the American song catalog to pop and rock hits, R&B, and more. Featuring Broadway performers from such acclaimed musicals as Hamilton, Wicked, Les Misérables, and more. Click here to Learn More 

Upcoming Shows
June 20–23: “Summertime!” ― a musical celebration of Sonoma.
July 25-28: “Don’t Stop Us Now,” described as “MidAtlantic Men meet Queenz of Rock.”
Aug. 15–18: “Dancing in the Street,” a summer block party.
Sept. 19–22: “The Gala: A Sentimental Journey,” a tribute to classic Broadway.


4th of July Parade

Celebrate 50 Years of Magic at the Sonoma Hometown Parade! The Parade begins at 10am winding its way around the town’s historic Plaza with around 60 entries. After the parade, enjoy an old-fashioned festival with food, drink, and game booths by Sonoma’s non-profit organizations. All proceeds raised from the festival benefit Sonoma’s nonprofit community.

Fireworks Show

The 4th of July festival concludes around 5 pm when all eyes shift to the skies at dusk above General Vallejo’s field for the spectacular fireworks show that lasts approximately 30 minutes. Click here to Learn More 


 Transcendence Theater’s Skits Under the Stars encourages aspiring artists to bring their work to share, and to help people achieve their own moment of transcendence. Bring your entire family to Fairmont Sonoma and enjoy a fun evening filled local Sonoma wines and wonderful entertainment.

Skits Under the Stars is a free event of art and music designed to bring the entire community together. If you would like to perform, please arrive 30 minutes early to sign-up.

Upcoming Shows

Monday, July 15th
Wednesday, September 25th

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