Summer sunset in Napa Valley vineyard

The Visit Napa Valley Blog

The Ultimate Guide to Wellness in the Napa Valley

A Breath of Fresh Air It’s easy to disconnect — and recharge — in Napa Valley. Beyond the wine, one of the best reasons to visit here is to escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life. There’s no better place to find much-needed rest and relaxation than Napa Valley. Napa Valley has a natural…

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Win an American Canyon Dream Getaway

Visit Napa Valley is living the American Canyon dream all throughout January, and to celebrate we’re having a #AmCanDreaming photo contest and giving away a vacation package. Entering is easy! All you have to do is submit your favorite American Canyon pics by posting on social media using…

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Napa Valley Rainy Day Plan

Sure, wine country is beautiful in summer when the sun is shining and the sky is blue. It’s also surprisingly fun in winter, even when it’s pouring down rain. Rainy days simply nudge you to double-down on cozy and intimate, which is easy when there are so many great places to do both. Even with…

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A Perfect Day in Downtown Napa

Downtown Napa is the perfect destination to explore on foot. Visitors will find a slew of tasting rooms, local breweries, boutiques, restaurants, and more spanning several buzzy blocks, and you can spend an entire day strolling around and exploring the many new additions. Don’t miss public art…

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Napa Valley Holiday Gift Guide

We’ve all got a long way to go before life feels anything close to what it used to be. This makes the holidays a touchstone, which, in turn, means they’re even more important than they’ve been in years past. Even if you can’t gather with family and friends the way you’d like, you can deliver a taste…

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Where to Wine & Dine in Yountville

Napa Valley is known around the world as a food and wine paradise, and nowhere is that more apparent than in the small town of Yountville. With more Michelin-rated restaurants per capita than any other destination in the US, Yountville is affectionately referred to as the culinary capital of Napa…

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Crush That Meeting in Yountville

In Yountville, meetings truly have a flavor all their own. The town is considered the “Culinary Capital” of Napa Valley, home to several fine dining establishments – plus stellar wineries and hotels – that welcome groups of all kinds to focus, relax, and refuel. Below are some of the many…

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Top 10 Free Things to Do in Napa Valley

Yes, Napa Valley is one of the most luxurious luxury destinations in the world. That doesn’t mean everything here costs a pretty penny. The truth is that Napa County boasts a host of destinations and activities that are totally free. Here are our top 10. Shop the market The Napa Farmers’ Market…

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Napa Valley Marathon Training Guide

The 2022 Napa Valley Marathon and Half Marathon is set for March 6. Established in 1979, Napa Valley Marathon has always been dedicated to fostering and promoting quality road racing in an inspiring setting. The marathon has earned a reputation for outstanding runner support, attention to detail…

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Thanksgiving in the Napa Valley 2021

It’s hard to imagine a more beautiful place to celebrate Thanksgiving than Napa Valley. The foliage is turning to reds and golds. The musky smell of crush is in the air. Pumpkins are adorning front porches and plump persimmons hang heavily from the trees. Many of the valley’s best restaurants are in…

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