Aug. 27: Taste of Petaluma in Downtown Petaluma

Can someone become an official patron of the arts, a food connoisseur and a wine junkie all in the same day? Taste of Petaluma offers the possibility, with samples from over 40 of the town’s finest chefs and wineries. The whole event raises funds for the Cinnabar Theatre, a signature staple in Sonoma County arts. Wine and dine for a good cause on Saturday, Aug. 27, starting at either Putnam Plaza (129 Petaluma Blvd. N., Petaluma) or Haus Fortuna (111 Second St., Petaluma). 10:30am. $35. 707.763.8920.