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4th of July Fireworks & Events in Napa Valley 2024

We’re turning up the fun this July 4th with family-friendly parades, celebrations, and live music throughout the five towns. Find a list of everything to do during the 4th of July weekend in Napa Valley below. Calistoga Visit the northern rustic town of Calistoga on July 4th for a parade, social…

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Napa Valley Wineries with Refreshing Rosé

Sun's out, fun's out! What better way to swing into summer than enjoying a glass of refreshing rosé while taking in the golden hills, verdant vines and warmth of the California sun. While there are many Napa Valley wineries offering up rosés (too many to name them all here), we’ve rounded up a few…

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Napa Valley Ale Trail

There's a saying in Napa Valley that “It takes a lot of great beer to make great wine.” So it's not uncommon to find winemakers in Napa Valley sharing a cold beer with friends or colleagues after a long day of work in the vineyards and wineries. Fortunately, the growing beer scene in Napa Valley…

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Best Spots for Cocktails in Napa Valley

Just because you came to Napa for wine doesn’t mean Napa Valley isn’t also serving up seriously good cocktails. Whether your vibe is posh, elegant, or Instagrammable, there’s a cocktail bar or lounge in Napa Valley that can deliver. From rummy tropical cups singing of banana and coconut to dark…

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Father’s Day Guide to Napa Valley

Father’s Day is typically the day that families get to show their appreciation for Dad by taking him out for a Michelin-rated meal or a round of beers. To show your recognition and appreciation for all the great Dads out there, we have curated a Father’s Day guide he will love. So take some time in…

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Best Pools to Lounge By this Summer

Picture yourself on a sun-soaked summer afternoon, lounging by a luxurious resort pool in the heart of Napa Valley. In between days spent wine tasting and eating at gourmet restaurants, be sure to take a day to relax by a tranquil pool. While Bothe-Napa Valley State Park has the only public pool…

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Celebrate LGBTQ+ Pride Month June 2024

While June is known as Pride Month, Napa Valley is proud to welcome LGBTQ+ travelers all year long. With a variety of events and attractions that cater to our LGBTQ+ guests and allies and, with Napa Valley’s picture-perfect weather, this celebratory month is welcoming to everyone! With rainbow flags…

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Memorial Day Weekend 2024 in Napa Valley

It’s Memorial Day weekend, and you want to come to beautiful Napa Valley to spend three days soaking up the summer sun and sipping some wine. If you’re not sure where to start, here’s some things you should know. BottleRock Music Festival The BottleRock Napa Valley music festival, now in its 11th…

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2024 Outdoor Concerts in Napa Valley

With Napa Valley’s well known ideal climate for growing grapes and enjoying outdoor activities, there’s no better way to spend an evening than listening to your favorite musicians. Open-air concerts come in a variety of options, from large-scale music festivals to small-town band nights, intimate…

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Best Late-Night Eats & Drinks in Napa Valley

While it’s true that in wine country, days begin and wind down a little earlier, there are wine tasting and dining options that remain open just a bit longer than expected. Contrary to common conceptions, there are Napa Valley wineries which remain open after 5pm! Some even offer sunset tastings or…

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