Free Shakespeare by the River Festival 2018 is September 6 – 9th and September 13-16th at Foundry Wharf, 625 2nd Street in Petaluma. Thursday-Saturday nights at 7:00 pm and Sundays at 3:00 pm. Audience members are encouraged to come early to enjoy the live music, juggling and other pre-show fun! Bring your family, friends, a picnic, blankets and low chairs to sit on the Foundry Wharf Green while enjoying Free Shakespeare by the River. There is a concession stand at all performances offering a variety of wine, beer, soft drinks and snacks.