It’s the most wonderful time of the year in Napa Valley – it's harvest time! Harvest is officially underway, with the first grapes having been picked on August 16th. Each year between August and October, we celebrate the newest crop of grapes to come off the vines. It's a momentous event for Napa Valley winemakers and wine connoisseurs alike. Join in the celebration by attending harvest events and special winery experiences throughout Napa Valley.

Perhaps you prefer to taste, dine, and mingle during harvest at one of the events listed below, or maybe you prefer to roll-up your sleeves for a more immersive harvest experience – there is no shortage of ways to enjoy harvest in Napa Valley.

Here's a collection of the many events around the valley celebrating the this year's harvest. Be sure to reserve tickets to your favorite event – they always go fast!

Chandon Harvest Breakfast, Wine Tasting, and Tour

Date: Every Sunday, September 3 – October 1
Price: $165 per person

Join Chandon in their vineyards for a sunrise breakfast with the team, accompanied by wines from the vines that surround you, and a fascinating tour of the vineyards. Learn about the challenges of harvest and why Chandon harvests under the stars, then sample the freshly pressed grape juice. Enjoy a true taste of the Napa Valley terroir.

Man carrying just picked grapes in Chandon vineyard


Kathryn Hall Harvest Celebration

Location: HALL Wines
Date: Saturday, September 9, 2022
Price: $150 per person

Vintner Kathryn Hall & HALL Wines are thrilled to welcome you back for their annual Kathryn Hall Harvest Celebration highlighting the 2020 vintage of their flagship wine. Head over to St. Helena to enjoy music, food, dancing, and fun on their great lawn.

Man carrying just picked grapes in Chandon vineyard


V. Sattui Harvest Ball

Location: V. Sattui Winery
Date: Saturday, September 16, 2022
Price: $335 per person | $295 per wine club member

Dress to the nines in finest black-tie attire and sip sparkling wine while strolling the Tuscan-inspired, beautifully manicured winery grounds. Celebrating its 37th year in 2023, this spectacular soiree promises to be an unforgettable affair. World-class entertainment, a multi-course gourmet meal, and of course, a selection of highly-acclaimed wines will be yours to enjoy as you revel in the sights, sounds, and flavors of the biggest party of the year! Loosen your bow tie and get ready to boogie the night away to a live musical tribute stage show.

group partying at V. Sattui's Harvest Ball


Markham Fall Wine Release & Harvest Party

Location: Markham Vineyards
Date: Sunday, September 17, 2022
Price: $100 per person | $55 per wine club member

Join the Markham crew in celebrating harvest with a reception-style party in the stunning Historic Stone Cellar, courtyard, and garden patios. Enjoy paella and live music. Relish in the fall season with brand new and fan-favorite Markham wines.



Pope Valley Winery Harvest Party

Location: Pope Valley Winery
Date: Sunday, September 17, 2022
Price: $75 per adult | $60 per wine club member | $45 per child

Paella del Reyes and Pope Valley Wines are a must for a Napa Valley Harvest kick-off! Enjoy wood-fired paella, paired with Pope Valley single vineyard wines. Rock out with live music, and play bocce, giant Jenga, and cornhole with your friends while sipping fine wines. Kids and pets are welcome.

live band playing at Pope Valley Winery


Merryvale Harvest Party

Location: Merryvale Vineyards
Date: Sunday, September 24, 2023
Price: $95 per person

Be among the first to enjoy the new fall releases of Merryvale wines at the annual harvest party. Join in the celebration with a delicious BBQ inspired menu from Oak Avenue’s Food Truck, play some adult-themed carnival games, chat with winemaker Andrew Wright & Jeff Crawford, and dance to some live country beats with JourneyDay.

Merryvale winery


Mark Herold Harvest Celebration

Location: Mark Herold Wines
Date: Saturday, September 30, 2023
Price: $125 per person | $0-100 per wine club member

Mark Herold Wines is hosting this year's celebration at the idyllic Sleeping Lady Vineyard in Yountville. Join Mark Herold Wines in toasting another great harvest season while the sun sets over the vineyard. Enjoy live music and wines paired with bites.

friends cheersing with wine in a vineyard


Charles Krug Harvest Party, Tastings on the Lawn

Location: Charles Krug Winery
Date: Saturday, September 30, 2023
Price: $125 per person | $95 per wine club member

Join Charles Krug Winery at their 71st Harvest Party, Tastings on the Lawn. This end-of-the-season party is an annual tradition that has grown in popularity. This year, they’re taking it tropical, so grab your favorite Tommy Bahama or Reyn Spooner Hawaiian shirt, and send summer off with a bash!

Tastings on the Lawn party


Inglenook Harvest Party

Location: Inglenook
Date: Saturday, September 30, 2023
Price: $350 per person | $300 per wine club member

A wonderful Italian-inspired meal will be held under the stars, in front of the historic Inglenook Chateau. Toast to Inglenook’s harvest with delicious wine and dine on a variety of the Coppola family's favorite dishes. Dance the night away with live music á la dolce vita.

nighttime party at Inglenook


Clos du Val Harvest Farmers' Market

Location: Clos du Val
Date: Sunday, October 8, 2023
Price: $125 per adult | $30 per child

Join Clos du Val to celebrate the height of harvest season as they share wine and host a variety of their favorite local vendors! Guests will receive a limited-edition Clos du Val branded Apolis wine tote to gather a selection of vegetables, a small floral bouquet, and more! Enjoy lunch from local vendors, all while sipping and shopping with special access to local vendors, makers, and artisans.

sharing wine at Clos du Val


Shadybrook Estate Harvest Party

Location: Shadybrook Estate Winery
Date: Sunday, October 8, 2023
Price: $125 per person

Celebrate harvest with Shadybrook Estate Winery as they toast to another great year! Enjoy newly released wines, local food, and the warmth of autumn on the winery terrace.

people toasting wine at Shadybrook Estate party


Kenefick Ranch Harvest Celebration

Location: Indian Springs Calistoga at the Barn
Date: Saturday, October 21, 2023
Price: $325 per person

Join the Kenefick family in celebrating the 2023 harvest as well as the 20th anniversary of Kenefick Ranch Winery. Enjoy a special multi-course dinner paired with both library and current vintages of Kenefick Ranch wine.

Kenefick Ranch Harvest Party poster


Chimney Rock Harvest Dinner

Location: Chimney Rock Winery
Date: Saturday, November 11, 2023
Price: $300 per person | $250 per wine club member

Join Chimney Rock Winery in celebration of their 40th harvest! You'll learn about harvest practices focused on the renowned Stags Leap Cabernet Vineyard. And enjoy a four-course gourmet meal hosted by Winemaker Elizabeth Vianna.

Kenefick Ranch Harvest Party poster


This time of year is a magical time in Napa Valley – don’t want to miss out on these celebratory events. Get your tickets well in advance and get ready to get your groove on, learn about the winemaking process, and sip on exceptional wines. Cheers to Harvest!