Sonoma Raceway embarks on several community events throughout the year. Below is a list of community events scheduled during the 2018 racing season. For more information about any of these events, call 800-870-RACE.

18th annual Thanksgiving Food Drive, November 1-19, benefitting FISH (Friends in Sonoma Helping) and the Redwood Empire Food Bank

Please join us in collecting food for the less fortunate this holiday season with the 18th annual Sonoma Raceway Thanksgiving Food Drive. People are encouraged to drop off non-perishable food items to Sonoma Raceway until Nov. 19. The annual food drive has distributed more than 36 tons of food since its inception in 2000, including 4,486- pounds of food as well as more than $2,500 in contributions from community members to the food banks in 2017. For more information or to participate in the food drive, contact Jennifer Imbimbo at or (707) 933-3981.

RKA Food Drive Charity Ride, Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018
RKA Motorcycle Luggage will continue its annual tradition of hosting a motorcycle group ride on Sunday, Nov. 18, which includes a pit stop at Sonoma Raceway to drop off collected food items and take a spin around the Sonoma Raceway road course. Riders
 can also participate in a raffle and enjoy lunch at the Raceway Café. For more information and to sign up for the ride, visit

Children's Holiday Toy Drive and Children's Christmas Party, November 19-December 5, 2018
Sonoma Raceway will partner with several Sonoma Valley youth groups this holiday season for the 15th annual High-Powered Toy Drive. All items collected during the toy drive will be given to needy children at the "Race to the Holidays Children's Christmas Party" at Sonoma Raceway, Dec. 8. People are encouraged to drop-off new, unwrapped toys between Nov. 19 and Dec. 5 at one of several locations in Sonoma, including Sonoma Raceway. For more information contact Jennifer Imbimbo at or 707-933-3981.

Adopt -A-Family and Senior Citizens, December 2018
In addition to hosting the Toy Drive and Children's' Christmas Party, Sonoma Raceway also adopts a family in-need as well as three senior citizens from Sonoma Valley throughout the holiday season. We provide gifts as well as gift cards to brighten their holiday season.