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Spending Memorial Day Weekend In Healdsburg?

Tuesday, May 25th, 2010

And looking for things to do? Let us give you a few suggestions! There are a lot of fun activities for everyone to enjoy- so take a look at the events below!

May 27, 29, 31, Classic Perfume Rose Harvest & Distillation Tours, at The Russian River Rose Co. A totally unique and wonderfully romantic springtime experience! Help harvest the roses from our beautiful Bulgarian, French and Persian Rose Fields and distill them into fragrant Rose Oil and Rosewater. Become enveloped in the heady scent as you sip tea and enjoy a presentation on rose oil and perfumes from around the world. You will NEVER forget this day in the Wine (and Roses) Country! ! Organic tea refreshments are included. Tours begin at 9:30 and last about 2 hours. $9.95 Thursdays, $12.95 Saturday & Monday. (Children under 8 not recommended). Reservations Required. For reservations call 707-575-6744, Monday-Friday 8-6pm, Sat. 10-1pm. For information and full schedule please visit www.russian-river-rose.com or call 707-433-7455

May 29 & 30, Oysters and More!, at Lambert Bridge Winery, 4085 W. Dry Creek Road, Healdsburg. Kick off Memorial Day Weekend with Oysters, Oysters, and more Oysters! We will be pairing Oysters with our crisp, perfect for the summer, white wines in our beautiful picnic gardens. Casually sip on our Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay, and Viognier, throw back a few oysters, and learn some basics on how to shuck and grill oysters to perfection! A variety of Oysters from local farms such as Tomales Bay and Hog Island will be served. You won’t want to miss these delightful treats! 2:00pm – 4:00pm, $55 per person; $45 LAC. Reservations Required. For more information please visit www.lambertbridge.com or call 707-431-4670

May 29 – 31, Jimtown Store Barn Sale – Memorial Weekend, at 6706 State Hwy 128, Healdsburg. We are selling our entire barn inventory at 25%-75% off. Find antiques, folk art, vintage treasures & oddities! Memorial Day Weekend (Sat 8am-5pm, Sun 8am-4pm, Mon 9am-3pm). Dealers welcome. Cash or Credit Card Only (v, mc, disc). For more information please visit www.jimtown.com or call 707-433-1212

May 29 – 31, Memorial Weekend Tea in the Rose Garden, (Our last Open Garden until Fall!) at the Russian River Rose Company, 1685 Magnolia Drive Healdsburg. Sip a delicious cup of organic tea as you enjoy the scents and sights of our Rose Display Garden, with its collection of 650 varieties of antique and modern roses, all surrounded by the beautiful vineyards of Dry Creek Valley. Wander down the ‘Rose Allee’, a tunnel of 8 huge arches covered with 28 different rambling roses. Enjoy the fluttering ‘Butterfly Garden’, the fragrant ‘Sweet Scent Seat’, and the ‘Rose History Trail’. Experience our ultra-fragrant Perfume Rose Fields without even having to travel to Bulgaria! Our Nursery will be open and brimming with roses and hummingbird/butterfly attracting annuals & perennials. Our gift shop will offer unique, locally made items as well as our estate produced Rose Water and Rose Oil Perfume. FREE entry to garden. Self-Guided Tour Maps: $2.00. Organic Tea Service: $2.00 per person. (No reservations necessary). For more information please call 707-433-7455

May 28 & 29, Honk Jr., at the Healdsburg Park & Recreation Center at Foss Creek School. The Raven Education Arts Program (REAP) presents, Honk! Jr., a contemporary musical retelling of Hans Christian Andersen’s classic story, The Ugly Duckling. Friday, May 21st at 7pm, Saturday, May 22 at 2pm & 7pm and Sunday, May 24 at 2pm & 4pm at the Healdsburg Park & Recreation Center at Foss Creek School. A second weekend of performances takes place Friday, May 28th at 11am, 2pm & 4pm and Saturday, May 29 at 11am & 2pm at the Healdsburg Boys and Girls Club (up the hill from the FFA fair). Tickets are $10 adults and $5 for children under 12. For more information please visit www.raventheater.org or call 707-235-7314

May 30, Healdsburg’s Antiques Fair on the Plaza – 20th Year, in Downtown Healdsburg. Free Admission, 9 am – 4 pm. 20th Year! 90 Dealers! May 30 & August 29, 2010. Sponsored by the Healdsburg Historical Society. For more information please call Bill Weinstein Productions at 707-578-7772

Have a fun and safe Memorial Day Weekend!