Events

 

Pick up your Bear Tags at the Sonoma Nesting Company (Lazy Bear Weeknd HQ) any time between 10AM and 8PM, Wednesday, August 2nd through Saturday, August 5th.

These listings are confirmed scheduled events as of midnight, last night. The list will be updated as soon as events/performers/activities are confirmed.

 

Welcome

Welcome to Lazy Bear Weekend.
Those who arrive early may enjoy Monday, Tuesday events before the Weekend events officially start on Wednesday.

As the week begins, a simple reminder that Lazy Bear events raise funds for charities.

2016-2017 recipients include Food For Thought and Face to Face in Sonoma County, Positive Resource Center in San Francisco, Lampart House in Seattle, the Women's Cancer Resource Center in Oakland and West County Health Centers.

Monday 7/31

Enjoy time at the R3 Resort poolside or at the bar or at Betty Spaghetti or any of the Guerneville restaurants as they prepare for the migration of thousands of hungry men. :-)

You might also try:
Main Street Bistro
3 Alarm Grill
Coffee Bazaar
Koala's Fine Foods
Chef Patrick's
Agriculture Public House
Taqueria La Tapatia
Big Bottom Market
Guerneville Bank Club
 

7PM -  10PM

The Rainbow Cattle Company hosts a Musical Monday with stage and screen videos played by request.

Tuesday 8/1

6pM -  8PM

Give Back Tuesday. A benefit/fundraiser for different community organizations. 10% of the proceeds from the bar are always donated by the owners of the Rainbow Cattle Company. This week's beneficiary is the Curtain Call Theater.

Appearing all week at the Rainbow Cattle Company DJ Bruce Gatta. Bruce is a fixture of the Bay Area club scene across four decades and has been a featured sound of Lazy Bear Weekend for 20 seasons! Loved by the locals, cosmopolitan visitors are wowed on the journey through his artful house mixes.

Wednesday 8/2

11AM -  5PM

Pool Party

Wild: R3 Hotel
DJ Movin' Mike spins poolside.

2PM - 3PM

Friends of Bill W. Meeting

Main Street Bistro
16280 Main Street, Guerneville

6PM

Welcome Dinner

3 Alarm Grill
Join old friends and meet new ones and enjoy delicious food and specials for those with bear tags at the opening night feast. 3 Alarm Grill is next door to the Rainbow Cattle Company.

8PM

Opening Night Party

Rainbow Cattle Company
featuring DJ Rotten Robbie. Show us your tags and show us you care! Bring your Bear Tags from past Lazy Bear events and receive 1 raffle ticket for each unique tag you show.


Thursday 8/3

11aM - 4PM

Wine Tasting Tour

Meet across from The Woods Resort
Hop aboard a luxury limo van for an afternoon of wine tasting at 3 wineries in the Alexander Valley in Sonoma County.

Advance Purchase Required.
Cost: $65. Optional lunch: $20.
Space is limited and the event will most likely sell out. Tickets available through ticketfly.com. Note: there may be additional tasting fees at the visited wineries.

Try the Friday tour at separate wineries.


11AM - 5PM

Pool Parties

Free for those with bear tags.
Others pay $25 for admission to both Thursday pool parties.

Mild: Highlands Resort
Enjoy the pool and relaxing setting at this beautiful resort hideaway.

Wild: R3 Hotel
DJ Bryan Hughes spins poolside.


2PM - 3PM

Friends of Bill W. Meeting

Main Street Bistro
16280 Main Street, Guerneville
This event repeats Friday and Saturday.


NEW EVENT: FEED THE BEARS SERIES

5PM - 8PM

Spaghetti Feed

Betty Spaghetti Poolside at R3 Resort
Menu: Chopped Caesar salad, Spaghetti with 2 meatballs (w/o for vegetarians) and garlic bread. Limited to 100 guests; first come, first served. $20/plate.
20% proceeds go to the Lazy Bear Fund.


8PM - 1AM

Bearaoke with
Country Dan

R3 Resort Bar


9PM - 2AM

REDDROXX Bonfire

The Meadow at the West Sonoma Inn
DJ BRD brings the party to our spectacular evening bonfire. Full bar service.
Free for those with bear tags.
Others pay $5 admission.

Friday 8/4

11aM - 4PM

Wine Tasting Tour

Meet across from The Woods Resort
Not the same tour as Friday. Same luxury van, and wine tasting at 3 wineries in the Russian River Valley in Sonoma County.

Advance Purchase Required.
Cost: $65. Optional lunch: $20.
Space is limited and the event will most likely sell out. Tickets available through ticketfly.com. Note: there may be additional tasting fees at the visited wineries.


11AM - 5PM

Pool Parties

Free for those with bear tags.
Others pay $30 for admission to all Friday pool parties.

Mild: Highlands Resort
Enjoy the pool and relaxing setting at this beautiful resort hideaway.

Not-So Mild: The Woods Resort
Clothing-optional party featuring DJs BRD & BoyShapedBox.

Not-So Mild: West Sonoma Inn
Featuring DJs Tamale, Tuna, Ariana Sabbath, Jimmy Swear and ChakaQuan doing Daddy Saddle.

Wild: R3 Resort
Featuring DJ Colin Bass.


2PM - 3PM

Friends of Bill W. Meeting

Main Street Bistro
16280 Main Street, Guerneville
This event repeats Saturday.


6PM

Wine & Cheese Social

Sonoma Nesting Company
Lazy Bear HQ
Free to all.


9PM - 2AM

Bearracuda Gear Night

The River Theater
DJs Paul Goodyear and Ryan Jones. Singlets, leather, uniform, sports gear and more. Free clothing check provided. $10 for those with bear tags. Others pay $15 admission.


9PM - 2AM

Bonfire

The Meadow at the West Sonoma Inn
DJs ChakaQuan and BoyShapedBox rock the bonfire. Full bar service.
Free for those with bear tags.
Others pay $5 admission.

Saturday 8/5

11AM - 5PM

Pool Parties

Free for those with bear tags.
Others pay $30 for admission to all Saturday pool parties.

Mild: Highlands Resort
Enjoy the pool and relaxing setting at this beautiful resort hideaway.

Not-So Mild: The Woods Resort
DJ JustTime and Lotus Disco present Love Hangover. Take your clothes off and dance. ;-)

Not-So Mild: West Sonoma Inn
DJ Rotten Robbie brings Disco Daddy to the big pool!

Wild: R3 Resort
Uproarious party featuring DJ Bear Mittens.

Lazy: Johnson's Beach
Our own private section of Johnson's Beach is cordoned off. Inner tube rentals and full bar service. DJ Calvin helps us float through the afternoon.


2PM

BMB Ice Cream Social

The Coffee Bazaar
One of our long time supporters BigMuscleBear.com carry on a Lazy Bear tradition. Free scoop of ice cream for those with bear tags (while supplies last).


2PM - 3PM

Friends of Bill W. Meeting

Main Street Bistro
16280 Main Street, Guerneville
This event repeats Saturday.


9PM - 3AM

SWEAT the Underbear Party

The River Theater
Castrobear and DJ's Brian Kent and Philip Grasso headline Lazy Bear Weekend's hottest dance event. Sexy bears dance in the dark in their undies. Free clothing check provided.
$10 for those with bear tags.
Others pay $20 admission.


9PM - 2AM

Bonfire

The Meadow at the West Sonoma Inn
DJs JustTime and Collin Bass heat us up on Saturday night. Full bar service.
Free for those with bear tags.
Others pay $5 admission.

Sunday 8/6

11AM - 6PM

Sunday Furry Sunday

At the West Sonoma Inn (entire property)
DJ Rotten Robbie is back again with the amazing beats that will make your afternoon pure bliss.
Box lunches available and vendors on site. Full bar service.
Free for those with bear tags.
Others pay $40 admission.


9PM - 2aM

Rough House
Official Closing Party

The River Theater
DJ Ryan Jones and Johnny Sonic.
Free for those with bear tags. Others pay $5 admission.


Sure, the big parties are over, buy the Lazy Bear Fund encourages you to avoid traffic and stay another day. Enjoy a quiet Monday with us in Guerneville.

Monday 8/7

11AM - 6PM

Mudslide Monday

R3 Hotel
Join us for the Lazy Bear Weekend Recovery Party. Lounge around the pool, share stories and swap pics.


Before you leave town, be sure to check out this site for early-bird Bear Tags for 2018 Lazy Bear Weekend (August 1 - 6). The first 200 tags sold get VIP goody bags next August.