Culture, Sports & Recreation
Theater & Fine Arts
Wells Fargo Center for the Arts
The Wells Fargo Center presents more than 100 world-class performances annually and provides nationally recognized education programs for students and adults. The facility is available for community use for a variety of events, including as a home to the Santa Rosa Symphony.
Santa Rosa Symphony
Santa Rosa Symphony's vision is to create one of the leading regional symphony orchestras in America, nationally recognized as a model of artistic excellence, fiscal vitality, and community engagement.
Actors' Theater for Children
The Actor's Theater for Children is an adult community theater company, performing scripts based on classic children's literature, folklore, and mythology, as well as modern originals. These productions are meant to enhance cultural awareness and awaken a taste for theater in children in a fun and friendly environment.
Museums of Sonoma County
The Museums of Sonoma County celebrates and interprets the region's rich history, art, and culture by exhibiting and collecting relevant objects and artworks, by serving as a vital community gathering place, and by inspiring visitors with dynamic experiences that engage, educate, and enlighten.
Sixth Street Playhouse
Sixth Street Playhouse is the home of Actors Theatre and Santa Rosa Players.
Sports Venues & Organizations
Infineon Raceway is located 30 minutes south of Santa Rosa and hosts several nationally televised events, including NASCAR NEXTEL Cup, National Hot Rod Association (NHRA) drag racing, the American Motorcycle Association (AMA) Superbike tour, and the IRL IndyCar Series.
AT&T Park, with its breathtaking views and classic design, received rave reviews throughout the country as one of the smash hits of 2000. The first privately financed ballpark in Major League Baseball since Dodger Stadium (1962), the Giants' new home features an inspiring nine-foot statue of America's greatest living ballplayer, Willie Mays, at the public entrance; home runs that splash into McCovey Cove (named after another Hall of Fame Willie); an 80-foot Coca-Cola bottle with playground slides and miniature AT&T Park behind left field that has become a magnet for kids of all of ages; and mass public transit that rivals any sports complex in the world.
Oracle Arena & O.Co Coliseum
The recently renovated Oracle Arena & O.co Coliseum host a spectrum of events in both the sporting and entertainment industries including concerts, circus, boxing, rodeos, religious speakers and ice shows. Currently the home of the Oakland A's, Oakland Raiders and Golden State Warriors.
Hp Pavilion at San Jose
The HP Pavilion at San Jose handles more than 90 sporting events annually including more than 40 San Jose Sharks regular season home hockey games, lacrosse, boxing, tennis, and Strikeforce. The building hosts 120 to 180 events every year - including Olympic athletes, Grammy award-winners and a variety of family and children's favorites that account for more than 275 event days.
Recreational Facilities & Opportunities
Annadel State Park
Annadel State Park is located on the eastern edge of Santa Rosa offers miles of trails for hiking, mountain biking, and trail riding.
Spring Lake Regional Park
Spring Lake Regional Park is a 320-acre park in northeast Santa Rosa features trails for walking, hiking, bicycling and horseback riding as well as a summer swimming lagoon, a lake for boating and fishing, a campground, picnic areas, the Environmental Discovery Center, and the Lakeside Grill.
Point Reyes National Seashore
From its thunderous ocean breakers crashing against rocky headlands and expansive sand beaches, through its open grasslands to its brushy hillsides and forested ridges, visitors can discover over 1000 species of plants and animals. Home to several cultures over thousands of years, Point Reyes preserves a tapestry of stories and interactions of people. Point Reyes awaits your exploration.
Lake Sonoma is located in the beautiful coastal foothills and surrounded by Sonoma County vineyards and land rich in history. This provides the perfect setting for a wealth of recreation activities including fishing, hiking, horseback riding, boating and camping.