Third Thursday Festivals at The Barlow

Every Third Thursday, May – October (4-8pm)

Join us in 2017 for six evenings of family fun, live music, food and play! Peruse the wares of local artisans, including Barlow Makers and Merchants. Sip wine, craft beer or other adult libations while kids enjoy crafting, face painting and a bounce house. Cheer on local performers—from professional bands to school choirs and dance troupes—and meet local nonprofits that are improving our community. Savor the sights, sounds and tastes of Sonoma County at The Barlow!


  • May 18th
  • June 15th
  • July 20th
  • August 17th
  • September 21st
  • October 19th


May 18th – Burnside The Band: Boot-stompin’ “cowboy disco!”

June 15th – Highway Poets: Funk-rock sound with folk instrumentation.

July 20thSol Horizon: Voted “Best World/Reggae band” in the North Bay.

August 17thThe Pulsators: A get-up-and-dance blend of driving blues, New Orleans-funky R&B, reggae and rock-and-roll.

September 21stAwesome Hotcakes

October 19thBlack Sheep Brass Band: “Funkadelic Jungle Jazz with hip hop barnyard beats!”

Silent Disco

The silent disco phenomenon has come to the Third Thursday Festivals at The Barlow this year!

DJ Modern Maestro will be creating a funky dance party that you can hear in wireless LED headphones! Colorful lighting and projection visuals enhances this spectacular “silent” party, to be held next to The Nectary. Don’t miss out!


Barlow Vendors

Zazu Kitchen + Farm:  Sip craft cocktails and pork sliders made from scratch made by our very own Duskie, chef and owner of Zazu, a farm-to-table restaurant here at The Barlow.

Crooked Goat Brewing:  Enjoy Crooked Goat beers such as IBEX, Silver Lining, Grain + Blood, Nitro Vanilla Cream Ale and Gin/Oak Aged Marzen at Third Thursday Beer Garden.

W.M Cofield Cheesemakers:  Taste “proper British” cheddar, cheese curds and blue cheese made by our onsite cheesemongers Rob and Keith.

Village Bakery:  Purchase breads, pastries and preserves made in-house at Village Bakery at The Barlow.

Wind Gap Wines:  Taste speciality wines such as Wind Gap’s Trousseau Gris, Nellessen Syrah, Sonoma Coast Chardonnay and their Sonoma Coast Pinot Noir.



Other Vendors

Local’s Day Specials

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Every Thursday at The Barlow is now Local’s Day!

Think discounts, 2-for-1 tastings, free gifts and other specials from the merchants of The Barlow in Sebastopol. All you need to do is walk into a Barlow storefront and ask them for their special on any Thursday! So whether you come to The Barlow for a Third Thursday festival OR feel in need of a weekday/weeknight out any other Thursday, come to The Barlow on Thursdays for Local’s Day Specials!

See the Specials >