June 30, 2014
Hotel occupancy rates in Sonoma County increased by 5.1 percent over the year in May, reaching 78.6 percent in 2014 compared with 77.3 percent in 2013, according to the latest figures. …
Occupancy rates in Marin County were up in March by 11.2 percent. …
Also: Petaluma-based Lagunitas Brewing Company continues to carve its share of the ever-expanding craft beer segment, gaining 4.5 percent of the total market share in the sector, according to a recent report. …
February 5, 2014
SANTA ROSA — Sonoma County Tourism announced that hotel occupancy rates in 2013 increased year over year by 9 percent, while the average daily room rate increased by 5.2 percent, indicating a continued improvement in the tourism sector.
September 9, 2013
SANTA ROSA — Construction is officially underway in the runway expansion of the Charles M. Schulz–Sonoma County Airport, a project that will bring the airport’s runways up to current federal standards and potentially attract new commercial airlines and add destinations.
May 21, 2013
Visitors to Sonoma County spent $1.47 billion in 2011, a more than 9 percent increase over 2010, according to the latest figures released by Visit California.
February 6, 2013
ROHNERT PARK — Tourism in Sonoma County continues to rebound at an encouraging pace, with revenue and hotel occupancy rates besting those of the previous two years, experts said Wednesday at an annual meeting on local tourism.
October 19, 2012
Sonoma County was named the top wine destination in the U.S. by TripAdvisor’s Travelers’ Choice Awards, with users of the popular travel site giving the region’s local wineries, restaurants, attractions and accommodations high marks.