July 23: Ruby Celebration in Healdsburg

This summer marks 40 years for Wine Road, the association of 200 wineries and 50 lodgings located throughout the Dry Creek, Russian River and Alexander valleys. The group is throwing a birthday bash this weekend called 40 Years of Cheers. Aside from a full supply of local restaurants and wineries serving and pouring, live music, arts and crafts vendors, local authors and community organizations like the Healdsburg Museum and the Wine Library will be on hand. Kids will enjoy the face painting and craft tents, and adults will enjoy everything else on Saturday, July 23, at Healdsburg City Hall, 401 Grove St., Healdsburg. 11am to 4pm. Free admission. wineroad.com.