For Immediate Release
Free holiday parking at Regional Parks for veterans and active-duty military
Veterans Day pass waives parking fees Nov. 11-Nov. 13, 2022
Sonoma County, CA | November 01, 2022
In honor of Veterans Day, military members, veterans and their families can receive free parking at all Sonoma County Regional Parks on the holiday and weekend.
Active-duty military, veterans and their families can visit county-managed parks and trails with a special pass that waives the $7 day-use parking fee from Friday, Nov. 11, through Sunday, Nov. 13, 2022.
Visitors must obtain the parking pass in advance at one of the following locations by showing a valid military identification card, a Veterans Affairs card, a veteran’s identification card or an honorable discharge record. Sonoma County residency is not required.
- County of Sonoma's Veterans Services Office, 3725 Westwind Blvd., Suite 100, in Santa Rosa, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday (closed Friday, Nov. 11).
- Santa Rosa VA Clinic, 3841 Brickway Blvd., in Santa Rosa, from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday (closed Friday, Nov. 11).
- Sonoma County Regional Parks’ office, 2300 County Center Drive, Suite 120A, in Santa Rosa, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday (closed Friday, Nov. 11).
- Doran Regional Park, 201 Doran Beach Road, in Bodega Bay, will have limited number of passes available at the gate.
Regional Parks offers the passes with support from the Sonoma County Board of Supervisors and in collaboration with the Sonoma County Human Services Department to honor the sacrifices and contributions of local veterans and their families.
In addition to the Veterans Day pass, Regional Parks offers a year-round Distinguished Veterans Day-Use Pass, which provides free parking to disabled war veterans, former prisoners of war and Congressional Medal of Honor recipients. For more information, visit parks.sonomacounty.ca.gov/Become-a-Member.