The Friday, Oct. 28, Column


Halloween Weekend Happenings

The El Verano Inn has it’s annual Halloween punk rock show on Saturday, Oct. 29, that will feature Fang, Modern Enemy, the Quitters-NOMA PUNX, Speed Wobble and Losing Teeth, kicking off at 8 p.m. All attendees in costume get in without the cover charge.

B&V Whiskey Bar and Grille has dueling DJ’s on Saturday, Oct. 29, for the “Nightmare on the Plaza” featuring DJ Cal and DJ Isak. There will be cash prizes for costumes, games and a photo booth. The night kicks off at 9 p.m.

Annex Wine Bar has “It’s a Dead Mans Party” with “Madam” Lynne O and her Fiendish Friends, on Saturday, Oct. 29, featuring “Maniac” Michael Lipuma, “Wolf” Manny, Jeffro “Vampire” Hunter, Catarina and Julie “Gouly.” The event kicks off at 7:30 p.m. and there is no cover but food donations for the Sonoma Overnight Shelter are encouraged.

Rossi’s 1906 Roadhouse is signing off big for their two-month hiatus and reconfigure, with a Halloween double-header on Saturday, Oct. 29. The night kicks off at 8 p.m. with Siouxie and the Banshees tribute band VooDoo Dolly, followed at 9:45 p.m. with Loosely Covered. There will be the “Monster Mash Soul Train Dance Off-Costume Contest” at 11 p.m. along with prizes and other surprises. Reservations are recommended as the last two years Halloween events sold out. You can get more info by pointing your browser to


Craig Corona
Craig Corona

Set List – The Rundown

Annex Wine Bar, 865 W. Napa St. Sonoma, 938-7779
Tonight, Oct. 28: Mark Larson Band. 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 29: Dead Mans Halloween Party with “Madam Lynne O and her Fiendish Friends.” 7:30 p.m.

B&V Whiskey Bar and Grille, 400 First St. E. Sonoma, 938-7110
Tonight, Oct. 28: Rock Bottom Blues reunion and DJ Lionize. 9 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 29: “Nightmare on the Plaza” with DJ Cal and DJ Isak. 9 p.m.

Cornerstone, 23570 Arnold Dr, Carneros, 933-3010
Sonoma Home Winemakers Uncorked
Sunday, Oct. 30: Sean Carscadden. 1 p.m.

Cornerstone, 23570 Arnold Dr, Carneros, 933-3010
Saturday, Oct. 29: Dave Hamilton Duo. 1 p.m.
Sunday, Oct. 30: Stewart Degner. 1 p.m.

El Verano Inn, 705 Laurel Ave. El Verano, 935-0611
Saturday, Oct. 29: Annual Halloween Punk Show with Fang, Modern Enemy, the Quitters-NOMA PUNX, Speed Wobble and Losing Teeth. 8 p.m.

Friday Farmers Market, Depot Park, 270 First St W. Sonoma
Today, Oct. 28: Stewart Degner. 9:30 a.m.

HopMonk Tavern, 691 Broadway Sonoma, 935-9100
Tonight, Oct. 28: Chi McClean. 5 p.m. Jeff Campbell. 8 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 29: Jimbo Scott. 1 p.m. Frankie Bourne. 8 p.m.
Sunday, Oct. 30: Craig Corona. 1 p.m.

Murphy’s Irish Pub, 464 First St. E. Sonoma, 935-0660
Saturday, Oct. 29: Amy Wigton. 8 p.m.

Olde Sonoma Public House, 18615 Sonoma Hwy. Boyes Hot Springs, 938-7587
Saturday, Oct. 29: Karaoke. 7:30 p.m.

Rossi’s 1906 Dancehall, 401 Grove St. El Verano, 343-0044
Tonight, Oct. 28: Kevin Russell and the Rhythm Rangers. 6 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 29: Halloween Party with VooDoo Dolly and Loosely Covered. 7 p.m.

Schellville Grill, 22900 Broadway, Sonoma, 996-5151
Saturday, Oct. 29: Butch Engle and Styx. 12:30 p.m.
Sunday, Oct. 30: Butch Engle and Styx. 12:30 p.m.

Sonoma Speakeasy and American Music Hall, 452 First St. E. ste. G.
Sonoma, 996-1364
Tonight, Oct. 28: Ryan Tatarian. 6 p.m. Dirty Cello. 9:15 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 29: the Marks Brothers. 5 p.m. doRiaN Mode. 8 p.m.
Sunday, Oct. 30: “Open Mic and Mimosas.” 1 to 7 p.m. Acrosonics. 5 p.m. Blues Jam. 8:30 p.m.

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