Sonoma Wine Country, located just 30 miles north of San Francisco, provides an unforgettable backdrop for meetings and events. Connect and find inspiration in vineyards, quiet retreats overlooking the Pacific Ocean and other amazing settings.
Sonoma County Tourism’s experienced team offers complimentary and personalized services to meeting planners to help with local arrangements and lodging, ensuring a meeting that's not only customized - it's cultivated to perfection.
Sonoma County boasts 6,600 rooms within full and limited-service hotels. You'll also find renowned bistros and restaurants, and more than 425 acclaimed wineries. Unique meeting and event venues - like tasting rooms, wine caves, elegant estates, retreat venues and an African wildlife preserve - make meetings more than memorable.
Many wineries present experiences beyond wine tasting, including chef-led activities, culinary tours and vineyard hikes. Challenge your team in activities such as blind tastings, sensory development classes, blending experiences and specialty food pairings. Sonoma County is also known for its abundance of quality beer and hard cider producers, as well as artisanal spirit distilleries. You'll want to drink it all in.
The beauty of Sonoma County offers a spectacular backdrop for meetings
Away from the vineyards, offsite and outdoor activities are in abundance from the sea to the sky, with deep-sea fishing and kayaking, zip-lining and skydiving, and hot-air ballooning. The region offers 22 stunning golf courses, scenic cycling routes and horseback riding trails, and a thrilling road course for motorsports action.
Local restaurants offer extensive wine lists, incorporate farm-to-table ingredients, and offer wine-pairing dinners – giving groups with limited time a fabulous experience that incorporates the best of California wine country cuisine.
Sonoma County Tourism specializes in complimentary services for groups of 200 attendees or fewer, including RFP distribution and planning assistance with site tours, offsite dining, team-building programs, attendance builders and VIP amenities.
To see how life opens up at meetings in Sonoma County, please visit sonomacounty.com/meetings and be sure to check out Sonoma County’s Meeting Professionals Guide, packed with information on event venues, lodging, activities, and much more.
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