Tolay Opening Celebration

March 30, 2019 from 10:30 AM 3:00 PM

Tolay Lake Regional Park

5869 Cannon Lane

Petaluma, CA 94954
38.20542556, -122.5214575

Celebrating Land, People & Culture

Please join us to commemorate the opening of Tolay Lake Regional Park. We will acknowledge the many contributions that created Sonoma County's largest park and celebrate the parkland's past, present and future with hikes, cultural demonstrations, farm activities, food, music and more.

Event Schedule

  • 10:30 a.m. - Arrival and welcome
  • 11 a.m. - Dedication remarks by Sonoma County and Federated Indians of Graton Rancheria officials
  • 12 p.m. - Picnic lunch compliments of Federated Indians of Graton Rancheria
  • 12 to 3 p.m. - Tribal cultural artisans, children’s activities, birding station and partner displays
  • 1 p.m. - Tolay ecology hike with Sonoma Land Trust
  • 1 p.m. - Family farm activities with Regional Parks
  • 2 p.m. - Wildflower walk with Regional Parks

Registration is appreciated

Parking is free.

In the event of rain, the dedication and lunch will take place under tents and some outdoor activities may be cancelled.  

Visit Tolay Lake Regional Park

Tolay Lake Regional Park in spring

3,434 acres in southwest Petaluma featuring a seasonal lake, creek, wetlands, grasslands, and views of San Pablo Bay and San Francisco.