More than 7 million visitors — and hundreds of journalists — can’t be wrong: Sonoma County is a fantastic place to visit.

Positive travel stories are being published all around the globe, touting Sonoma County’s genuine Wine Country experience — more than 425 friendly wineries, farm-to-table restaurants, miles of Pacific coastline, 40 spas, rivers to kayak or float down, redwood forests to explore, boutiques and galleries that entice, and hiking and biking trails that meander over oak-covered hills.

For journalists: You will find resources and assistance for your stories about Sonoma County here: Sonoma County’s Media Room.

Press Coverage of Sonoma County

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The Best Local Spirits, Beers and Ciders in Sonoma County” 
Kevin Gray, Inside Hook, April 28, 2023

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Shop Sonoma County with Jill Martin: Local Finds and Her Fave Picks
Shannon Garlin, TODAY Show, April 20, 2023

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Adult-Only Holidays in California
Visit California, April 2023

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6 Packing Essentials for Your Next Getaway
Shannon Garlin, TODAY Show, April 13, 2023

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The 16 Best Places to Eat and Drink in California’s Russian River Valley” 
Matt Kirouac, Tasting Table, April 4, 2023

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2023’s Most Influential Women in Travel
Mia Taylor, TravelPulse, March 21, 2023

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3 Top Destinations for the Best Adult Spring Break of Your Life
Crai S. Brower, AARP, March 10, 2023

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Find the Bay Area’s Best Superblooms Right Now
Maryann Jones Thompson, San Francisco Standard, February 19, 2023

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This New App Makes it a lot Easier to Visit Wine Country
Erika Mailman, Time Out, January 9, 2023

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In Sonoma County, ‘Regenerative Agriculture’ is the Next Big Thing
Amy Tara Koch, New York Times, October 2021

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How forest bathing helped me find a new sense of peace in California wine country
Kristine Hansen, Matador Network, September 22, 2021

Urban Bliss Life Media Logo

Sonoma County Travel: The Barlow
Marlynn, Urban Bliss Life, September 17, 2021

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Travel Tips from California Locals
California Now, September 13, 2021

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The 25 Best Wineries in the United States
Katy Spratte Joyce, Reader’s Digest, August 11, 2021

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5 Women Helping Bring Us More Joy
Laura Studarus, Shondaland, July 21, 2021

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Where to Eat, Drink, Sleep & Detox in Sonoma Wine Country
Kinya Claiborne, Style & Society, July 5, 2021

Wine Enthusiast Media Logo

How to Make Wine Travel More Sustainable
Lauren Mowery, Wine Enthusiast, June 30, 2021

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13 Amazing Asian American-owned Hotels in the U.S.”
Rachel Chang, Travel & Leisure, June 20, 2021

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A Day Out in Sebastopol
Marin Living Magazine, April 2021

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The 18 Most Romantic Weekend Getaways in the U.S.
Condé Nast Traveler, January 2021

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How former NFL Pro started a winery with two teammates
Business Insider, January 2021

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Where to Eat and Drink in Sebastopol
Eater SF, January 2020

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Give the Gift of Sonoma County This Holiday Season
NBC California Live, December 2020

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Sleep in a Treehouse, Then Fly Through The Redwoods
Sonoma Magazine, December 2020

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Six Unique Towns in Northern California for a Weekend Getaway
My Next Big Adventure, November 2020

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Take a Culinary Tour through Sonoma County
ABC 10, November 2020

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Experience Wellness in Sonoma County
ABC 10, November 2020

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12 New Things to do in Napa and Sonoma this Fall
7×7 Magazine, October 2020

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Combine wine and hiking at these ‘wiking’ tours
Lonely Planet, October 2020

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Forging Ahead: CVBs & DMOs Look Forward to a New Reality
Corporate & Incentive Travel, October 2020

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Three Perfect Days in California Wine Country
Hemispheres Magazine, September 2020

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Fall Road Trip Along the Sonoma Coast
AAA Via Magazine, September 2020

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Social Distancing, Sunshine & Wine
Haute Living SF, September 2020

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Camp Under the Stars at These Wineries and Distilleries
Allrecipes Online, August 2020

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The Best Day Trips from San Francisco
Lonely Planet, June 2020

11 Sustainable Stays in Sonoma County
Kind Traveler, May 2020

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