Things To Do in Santa Rosa


Wednesday, May 10, 2017



Wednesday Night Market:  5 - 8:30pm (May 3-August 16, 2017)
The Santa Rosa Wednesday Night Market provides vendors, as well as market-goers, a wonderful event bringing the community together to enjoy a variety of food, arts & crafts, fresh produce, non-profit agencies, entertainment, activities and our Craft Beer & Wine Garden. The Market has drawn more than one million people to Downtown Santa Rosa over the past twenty-eight summers, and will continue to attract thousands each night as we enter into our 29th year.

Thursday, May 11, 2017



IRONMAN Village: 12pm-7pm
The IRONMAN Village in Courthouse Square is the center of the event weekend, serving as the location for Athlete Check-In, Athlete Briefings, and the IRONMAN Merchandise Store. Always free and open to the public, the village offers a great opportunity for athletes and the public to interact with official IRONMAN Partners and Vendors, and to pick up final race day essentials.

Friday, May 12, 2017



IRONMAN Village: 9am-4pm
The IRONMAN Village in Courthouse Square is the center of the event weekend, serving as the location for Athlete Check-In, Athlete Briefings, and the IRONMAN Merchandise Store. Always free and open to the public, the village offers a great opportunity for athletes and the public to interact with official IRONMAN Partners and Vendors, and to pick up final race day essentials.

Saturday, May 13, 2017



IRONMAN 70.3 Santa Rosa Swim Race:  6:25am start
The swim offers views along Lake Sonoma.

IRONMAN 70.3 Santa Rosa Athletes Arrive on Bike: 8:40am
The bike course is a tour of Sonoma County's beautiful wine country and pastoral countryside, passing through famous grape growing regions including: the Russian River Valley Region, Dry Creek Valley, and Alexander Valley.  Don't miss the transition from bike to foot in Courthouse Square

IRONMAN 70.3 Santa Rosa Athletes Arrive on Foot: 10am-5pm
This is a two-loop course and each loop will return near the Courthouse Square for ideal spectator viewing with the Finish on the north side of the Courthouse Square.

IRONMAN Village: 10am-5pm
The IRONMAN Village in Courthouse Square is the center of the event weekend, serving as the location for Athlete Check-In, Athlete Briefings, and the IRONMAN Merchandise Store. Always free and open to the public, the village offers a great opportunity for athletes and the public to interact with official IRONMAN Partners and Vendors, and to pick up final race day essentials.

Sunday, May 14, 2017



West End Market:  9:30am-2pm (Sundays, April 2-November 27, 2017)
The West End Farmers Market is a vibrant gathering place for the community where local farmers, food producers, crafters and artisans offer ultra-fresh, locally grown agricultural and related products directly to residents.  The market enables producers and consumers to meet, create relationships, and exchange information, resulting in high-quality products, better prices, and a great social atmosphere. The mission of the West End Farmers Market is to help achieve a healthy community and sustainable planet for all beings. We do this by thinking globally and acting locally.

Shop Downtown

Downtown Santa Rosa features three shopping districts: vibrant Courthouse Square, Historic Railroad Square, and Santa Rosa Plaza mall. Browse downtown on our interactive map.

Try our new WiFi!


While you're in the Courthouse Square area cheering on IRONMAN 70.3 Santa Rosa triathletes, enjoying downtown restaurants, or shopping at downtown merchants, please try our new WiFi:  City of SR Public WFi