North Bay News: Ram's Gate Movie Series, Farmshop Opens for Lunch


The patio at Ram’s Gate. Photo courtesy Ram’s Gate.

Enjoy some summertime movie fun at ~RAM’S GATE WINERY~ on Thursdays this August. Starting Thursday August 8th, they’ll be screening a different film every week, including Ferris Bueller’s Day Off, The Princess Bride, and Field of Dreams. Each movie costs $20 general admission or $10 for wine club members, and includes a glass of Carneros chardonnay or Sonoma County pinot noir, plus snacks from chef Taylr Behnam (like lobster grilled cheese, and vegetable or pork belly banh mi). Doors open at 7:30pm and movies begin at 8pm. Reservations can be made by email or by calling. 28700 Arnold Dr. at Mangel Ranch, Sonoma, 707-721-8700.

~FARMSHOP~ in Larkspur’s Marin Country Mart is now open for weekend lunch. Every Saturday and Sunday from 11:30am-3pm, they’ll be offering a menu of seasonal cuisine, including a few brunch-type items, like coddled eggs and Wise Sons’ pastrami and eggs, plus more lunch-oriented fare like grilled skirt steak and shrimp and cod fritters. They’ve also added a selection of cocktails, including a Bloody Mary and The Admiral (that’s Goldrun Rye, ginger shrub, honey, and lemon); take a look at the cocktail list here. 2233 Larkspur Landing Circle at Sir Francis Drake, Larkspur, 415-755-6700.