Karl Denson on sazohone

16th Annual Petaluma Music Festival this July

Petaluma, Calif.- The Petaluma Music Festival returns July 29, 2023 at the Sonoma-Marin Fairgrounds for another fun-filled day of music and camaraderie, all for good cause. An annual tradition of Keeping Music in the Schools, PMF is a popular draw for top talent in this musically-rich region of California. Tickets now on sale!

2023 will see some first time arrivals to the Petaluma Music Festival along with some regular performers and local favorites. Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe will headline. Karl Denson who is a regular at local festivals in Northern California is an American funk and jazz saxophonist, flutist and vocalist from Santa Ana, California. He plays with the Rolling Stones and was a member of Lenny Kravitz’s band.

This year will also see The Brothers Comatose and local circuit faves Royal Jelly Jive bring their unique brand of energetic entertainment along with a full lineup of bands. Expect some great jams at PMF!

Petaluma Music Fest

The Petaluma Music Festival typically includes three stages of entertainment, food and beverage alley along with picnic tables and places to chill in the shade. Bring your low law chairs & good vibes for another epic Petaluma adventure.

Please consider making a donation in addition to your ticket purchase to help offset the costs of the festival. We are a non-profit festival and all proceeds are donated to the music programs in our local public schools (so our kids can enjoy making music). Thank you!

Petaluma Music Festival Lineup 2023

  • Karl Densonโ€™s Tiny Universe
  • The English Beat
  • The Brothers Comatose
  • Chuck Prophet & The Mission Express
  • Royal Jelly Jive
  • Stroke 9
  • Kingsborough
  • San Geronimo
  • The King Street Giants
  • Dear Darling
  • Erica Ambrin & The Eclectic Soul Project
  • Dan Martin & The Noma Rocksteady Band
  • One Armed Joey
  • DJ Dyops

Kids 12 and under are free with a paying adult
Students 13-17 can purchase $25 tickets at the door
Ticket prices will increase on the day of the festival

The Petaluma Music Festival is a non-profit festival and all proceeds benefit the music education programs in all Petaluma area public schools

PMF welcome sign

Petaluma Music Festival

Sonoma-Marin Fairgrounds, Petaluma
Saturday, July 29, 2023
11:30 AM to 9:30 PM
PMF Website


PMF 2023 lineup, date

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