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Mendocino Coast Music Festival

Please join us for glorious music in an extraordinary variety of genres — symphonic, chamber, opera, jazz, Cajun, American roots, world, and more. Whatever your musical tastes, prepare to be delighted! And what could be a more inspiring location for listening than the edge of the Pacific Ocean, just down the street from Sweetwater Inn & Spa, surrounded by redwoods, art galleries, charming shops and excellent restaurants. So Join us! We look forward to welcoming you to our little corner of Paradise…

Crab, Wine & Beer Fest

We appreciate nature’s bounty in Mendocino County, and we love to celebrate harvesting her delicacies. For 9 days every January, restaurateurs, winemakers, fishermen and other local business welcome visitors from all over the world, as well as locals, in celebrating the crab and seafood harvest. You’ll enjoy all-you-can-eat crab feeds, winemaker’s dinners, wine competitions, crab cruises, cooking classes, family-style cioppino feeds, pairings of a wide variety of locally-crafted Mendocino wines with delicious crab and seafood specialties.    Mendocino’s Crab and Wine Days is rated one of America’s Top 10 Seafood & Wine Festivals by Coastal Living Magazine.  Check out all the delightful events that are planned throughout Mendocino County during this popular festival. (Crab and Wine Days)