THURSDAY, May 16, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM – SOFA (South of A Street) Stroll
Stroll the neighborhood, visit studios and see what the SOFA ARTISTS and GALLERIES are up to.
SOFA is conveniently located at the intersection of A Street & Sebastopol Avenue, just 3 blocks south of SANTA ROSA PLAZA (the shopping mall) in downtown Santa Rosa. Street Parking is available.
May 17th, Friday, 6pm – West End Bocce Season Starts in the West End Neighborhood! Join your friends and neighbors at DeMeo Park for an evening of socializing, snacking and bocce. This is a family, kid and dog friendly event. Invite your friends too. Bring food and drink to share. Remember- no glass at park. Location DeMeo Park 610 Polk Street Facebook
May 18th, Saturday at 10 a.m.- Annual Luther Burbank Rose Parade and Festival in downtown Santa Rosa. One of Sonoma County’s most time honored traditions and one of the oldest and largest events of its kind in Northern California. Festival of Family Fun at Juilliard Park 11AM – 3PM. Rock the Afternoon Away with the surf sounds of UNNAMED BAND. Food booths, Family Activities, Parade Awards and More! roseparadefestival.com
May 19th, Sunday- Amgen Cycling Tour of CA Finish– The Amgen Tour of California bicycle race will go from south to north for the first time ever and finishes in Santa Rosa this Sunday!
The race will head right from the West End and Railroad Square area down Ninth Street to A Street to 8th Street to B Street through the ST. ROSE NEIGHBORHOOD.
8:30 AM – Lifestyle Festival: The Lifestyle Festival, will be located downtown near the finish line. As the gathering point for all participants, spectators, and vendors, the Festival will feature cycling vendors, cancer awareness education, family activities, food, entertainment and more! There will be plenty to see and do for everyone in your group!
11:30 AM – Peloton Arrival: The peloton arrives around 11:30am and will take two laps around Downtown Santa Rosa and through the St. Rose neighborhood.
11:45 AM – Awards Ceremony in downtown area.
NOTE: Road closures will start at 1pm in the downtown area on Saturday and 6am on Sunday in our neighborhood y. Race route is in purple on map below. Closed roads are in red.