The Valley of the Moon Vintage Festival
is an annual weekend of art, music and wine. This year, the festival boasts more than 75 artists displaying their goods, local vendors and winetasting. The lineup of free music includes local legends like Blues Hall of Famer Charlie Musselwhite, Lydia Pense & Cold Blood, Frank Bey & the Anthony Paul Band and others. There's an opening-night gala, parades and many more activities, and all proceeds benefit Sonoma Valley nonprofits. The Vintage Festival takes place Friday to Sunday, Sept. 26-28, on the Sonoma Plaza, First Street East, Sonoma. Free. 707.996.2109.