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Celebrate the Fourth of July in Healdsburg: A Patriotic Weekend Getaway

Healdsburg, nestled in the heart of Sonoma County, is the perfect destination to celebrate the Fourth of July. With its picturesque vineyards, farm-to-table dining, and small-town charm, this charming town offers an unforgettable Independence Day experience. Whether you’re looking for family fun, live entertainment, or a relaxing getaway, Healdsburg has something for everyone to enjoy over the Fourth of July holiday weekend.

Day 1: Explore the Russian River


Start your Fourth of July weekend in Healdsburg by exploring the beautiful Russian River. Take a leisurely kayak or canoe trip down the river, or bring a full picnic and enjoy Healdsburg Veterans Memorial Beach which is the perfect spot for swimming and family fun on the river. 

Celebrate the Fourth of July in Healdsburg: A Patriotic Weekend Getaway

Day 2: Enjoy the Healdsburg Plaza

On the Fourth of July, head to the Healdsburg Plaza for a day of festivities. Start with the annual Fourth of July parade, featuring marching bands, classic cars, and plenty of red, white, and blue. The parade is followed by the Fourth of July Kids Parade and Duck Dash, with kids in patriotic costumes and lawn games in the plaza. In the evening, stake out a spot on the plaza to watch the fireworks display.

Day 3: Relax and Unwind

On your final day in Healdsburg, take it easy and enjoy the laid-back atmosphere of this charming town. Sleep in, then head to Black Oak Coffee Roasters for a specialty latte or grab a spot at Roof 106’s Sunday Brunch–their Quail & Condor Cinnamon Roll is the perfect post-fireworks food! Spend the afternoon browsing the shops and galleries around the plaza, or treat yourself to a spa treatment The Spa at Hotel Healdsburg. In the evening, you’ll have your choice of live music, from jazz at The 222, indie-rock at Little Saint, or a rockin’ cover band at Coyote Sonoma. 

Catch a Free Concert Under the Stars

Healdsburg’s beloved Free Tuesday Concert Series kicks off the Fourth of July celebrations with a bang – literally! This year, the concert features a lively rockabilly band to get you in the mood for the holiday week ahead. Pack a blanket or chairs, grab some snacks from Big John’s Market and settle in for a night of toe-tapping music under the starlit sky.

Fourth of July Events in Healdsburg

Celebrate the Fourth of July in Healdsburg: A Patriotic Weekend Getaway

In addition to the annual parade and fireworks display, Healdsburg will be hosting a variety of Fourth of July events throughout the weekend. From live music and fireworks to family-friendly activities and wine tastings, there’s something for everyone to enjoy. Check out our Events Calendar for a full list of Fourth of July festivities happening in Healdsburg.

Whether you’re cheering alongside the mini-patriots in the parade, indulging in gourmet takes on American classics, or swaying to the music under the fireworks, Healdsburg promises an unforgettable Fourth of July experience. So come celebrate Independence Day in this charming Sonoma County town – you won’t be disappointed!


Take Advantage of the Long Weekend!

Celebrate the Fourth of July in Healdsburg: A Patriotic Weekend Getaway

This year, the Fourth of July falls on a Thursday, making it the perfect opportunity to extend your celebration into a long weekend getaway in Healdsburg. Whether you’re exploring the picturesque vineyards, indulging in farm-to-table dining, or simply relaxing at a boutique hotel, Healdsburg offers endless possibilities for a memorable holiday escape. Be sure to check out our Special Offers page for the latest hotel deals, packages and offers to make the most of your extended weekend in Healdsburg.