With so many amazing wineries and things to do, Napa Valley is an ideal destination for families of all sizes and kids of all ages! Many of the larger wineries are happy to welcome you and your family, with plenty of open outdoor space for the kids, while the adults can sip on world-class wine.

These are the 9 top Napa Valley wineries that cater to families by providing an approachable, easygoing experience that invites visitors of all ages to simply enjoy a taste of the Napa Valley good life:
 

  1. Castello di Amorosa

    Explore an authentic Tuscan castle (with a dungeon!). Kids can also sample grape juice while adults sip wine, and everyone will love visiting with the winery’s many animals, from peacocks and emus to chickens, pigs, sheep and goats.  

    Castello Di Amorosa in Napa Valley

  2. Sterling Vineyards

    Ride Napa Valley’s only gondola up the mountain to Sterling, it’s fun for everyone! The tour at Sterling is self-guided for an easy experience, and kids are gifted snacks, juice, and a coloring book package on arrival.

    Gondola Ride at Sterling Vineyards

  3. Alpha Omega Winery

    Enjoy a leisurely tasting on Alpha Omega’s fountain side patio, where kids get a free coloring book about the Napa Valley.

    Alpha Omega Winery

  4. Ashes & Diamonds Winery

    Kids can run around on the expansive lawn berms while adults enjoy wine and picnic provisions.

    Ashes & Diamonds Winery

  5. Laird Family Estate

    Pack your own picnic (what, your kids don’t like truffle tartines?!), and then spread out on the lawn or grab a shaded table on the patio. Don’t forget to take a family photo with the giant chicken statue.

    Laird Family Estate

  6. Tamber Bey Vineyards

    Enjoy a wine and cookie pairing (just cookies for the kiddos, of course) while visiting with the horses.

    Tamber Bey Vineyards

  7. Hoopes Vineyard

    Bring little farm enthusiasts to learn about regenerative farming and see the rescue animals. Adults can buy wines by the mini bottle, and instead of a traditional tasting, outdoor tables are booked by the hour for a casual family-friendly experience. There’s also a seasonal onsite farmer’s market for healthy snacks.

    Oasis by Hoopes

  8. Charles Krug Winery

    For larger families who want a bit more space, a cabana at Charles Krug is always a crowd-pleaser. Kids love their wood-fired pizzas and there’s plenty of room to run around on the great lawn.

    Charles Krug Winery in Napa Valley

  9. Pope Valley Winery

    An old-school Napa Valley experience! Bring the whole family off the beaten path and relax with an afternoon of bocce and picnicking.

    Pope Valley Winery


Looking for other activities beyond wine tasting? Find more kid-friendly things to do in Napa Valley