Dec. 3-4: Humbug-Proof in Santa Rosa

Got a Scrooge in your family who claims to hate the holidays? Turn his frown upside down this weekend with the inaugural Wine Country Winter Festival. This massive display of holiday cheer will feature a carefully selected range of arts and crafts, and plenty of entertainment. Three stages of live music from local favorites and lots of local food, beer and wine tastings lighten the mood as vendors selling gifts and goodies galore lighten the wallet on Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 3–4, at Sonoma County Fairgrounds, 1350 Bennett Valley Road, Santa Rosa. Saturday, 10 to 6; Sunday, 10 to 5. $12–$15; kids 12 and under are free.