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Petaluma

The riverside town of Petaluma is now a foodie haven, with dining options that include a mix of ethnic cuisines and awarding-winning restaurants using the best locally grown and produced products. Known for its wines, Petaluma also boasts world-class beers and ales, award-winning olive oils, and artisan cheeses that are served in some of the finest restaurants nationwide. And Petaluma has a wide array of lodging choices, from brand names to charming inns. 

Petaluma's well-preserved city center is filled with an engaging mix of boutiques, antiques shops, and specialty stores, many in historic buildings.

The town boasts a thriving arts community, with more than a dozen downtown art galleries, exhibiting handcrafted jewelry, paintings, and sculpture by contemporary artists of local and international renown.

Picturesque Petaluma has captured the attention of numerous filmmakers, serving as a location for many major films — American Graffiti (1973), Cujo (1983), Peggy Sue Got Married (1986), Basic Instinct (1992), Scream (1996), Pleasantville (1998), Cheaper by the Dozen (2003), and many more. 

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She'z Moto Camp Photo
Contact us directly, Petaluma, CA 94952

Our focus is on building confidence and inspiring females who want to grow as riders or racers. We don't think age matters in motorcycling, what matters is if you want to get better on a…

The Great Peter Pumpkin Patch Photo
4235 Spring Hill Road, Petaluma, CA 94952

The Peter Pumpkin Patch is a popular destination for harvest time school field trips. We invite teachers to educate their students at our working dairy and farm. A visit to the Peter Pumpkin Patch…

Saks OFF 5TH Photo
2200 Petaluma Blvd. N., Petaluma, CA 94954

Savings are always in style at Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5TH. We deliver amazing value on over 800 designer brands at up to 70% off – everyday. A sophisticated shopping experience of carefully curated,…

The Alchemia Gallery Photo
111 Kentucky Street, Petaluma, CA 94952

Our artists are constantly creating, which means our retail gallery is bursting with vibrant, original artwork available for your home or office. The Alchemia Gallery also houses two working art…

Acre Coffee - The Roastery Photo
1080 Petaluma Blvd. N., Petaluma, CA 94952

We are part of the craft coffee movement and practice standards that bring out the best in coffee. Our high quality, skillfully roasted beans, are freshly ground and prepared to exacting standards.…

Petaluma Village Premium Outlets Photo
2200 Petaluma Blvd. N., Suite 210, Petaluma, CA 94952

Located just 45 minutes north of San Francisco in Sonoma County, Petaluma Village Premium Outlets is an outdoor shopping mall that offers impressive savings all year round at 60 outlet stores. Among…

Alphabet Soup Thrift Store Photo
217 Western Avenue, Petaluma, CA 94952

Alphabet Soup Thrift Store open it’s doors in 1994. In 2013, we expanded into two stores, one offering clothing, the other housewares and home furnishings. These two downtown retail locations offer…

Joy H Regan, Founder Photo
Contact us directly, Petaluma, CA 94954

Our motto ~  No Woman Left Inside.Do you like to walk but don’t want to walk alone?When you travel, would you like to step out and explore but don’t feel confident going by yourself?Time to get a…