Where to stay

There are several hotels that we recommend in the area. Stemple Creek Ranch is 25 minutes from downtown Petaluma, however we will provide transportation for all guests to the venue from Petaluma.

Travel to Stemple Creek Ranch:
Due to Stemple Creek Ranch's location, as well as parking only available for vendors, we are providing shuttles for all guests to ensure a smooth arrival and departure! We highly encourage everyone to use the shuttle service!

Shuttle Information:
Shuttles will depart and drop off at 2 of the hotels: The Sheraton Sonoma County and The Hampton Inn. If you are not staying at either hotel, we recommend that you either take an Uber/Lyft/Taxi to one of the 2 hotels or drive and park at the Sheraton or Hampton Inn parking lot in time to catch the shuttle to Stemple Creek Ranch. We highly advise that you do not drive directly to Stemple Creek Ranch. The roads are narrow, and unlit with no cell phone reception. We are providing shuttles for your saftey, comfort and convenience!

Shuttle Details to Stemple Creek Ranch (subject to change):
Pick up from Sheraton Sonoma County: 2:55pm -3:05pm
Pick up from Hamtom Inn: 2:45pm - 2:55pm

Shuttle Details from Stemple Creek Ranch (subject to change):
Pick up from Stemple Creek Ranch: 9:30pm and 11pm
Shuttles from Stemple Creek Ranch will drop off guests at the Sheraton Sonoma County & Hampton Inn

Note: There is wifi at Stemple Creek Ranch should you need it.

Travel to the Bay Area:
Nearby Airports:
San Francisco International Airport (SFO)
Oakland International Airport (OAK)
Charles M. Schulz Sonoma County Airport (STS)- Santa Rosa (approx. 30 minute Uber/Lyft)

If you are flying into SFO or OAK, there are several options to get up to Petaluma:
  • Rent a car and drive up (approx. 1 hour, 15 minutes)
  • Uber/Lyft to Petaluma
  • Take SFO Bart (International Terminal) or Oakland Bart (Coliseum) train to Embarcadero Bart station. Hop on the Ferry to Larkspur. Uber/Lyft from Larkspur to Petaluma (approx. 25 minutes)
Note: Lyft and Uber have their headquarters in SF-- there is never a shortage of them in the Bay Area!
Kelly Ventura