However you choose to bid farewell to 2022 and say hello to 2023, raising a glass in Napa Valley will be a New Year’s Eve to remember.
Is it possible that another year has seemingly flown by? Indeed, in some ways, it seems to have gone by in a flash. Though, if you’re like most of us, the excitement and energy about welcoming another year around the sun is always a gift and that’s cause for celebration in our books! Napa Valley knows how to ring in a new year in style…wine country style! So lay out your finest and find a celebration that suits you best – maybe a lavish dinner for two with a toast at midnight or rocking good time with your best friends.
Here's a round-up of amazing New Year’s Eve events and parties throughout Napa Valley.
The Meritage Resort and Spa
Go big with this night to remember at The Meritage Resort and Spa for New Year’s Eve with one of two celebration options as your starting point. Either way, you’re in for a treat! Enjoy a winemaker’s dinner in the Estate Cave featuring wines by Trinitas Cellars or celebrate with a multicourse meal, French style, at the Village Bistro. After either dinner, head over to the ballroom for live music and a balloon drop to bring in 2023.
Carneros Resort and Spa
Make this New Year’s Eve a night to remember! Get glammed up in style and immerse yourself within the opulence of the beautiful Carneros Resort and Spa Courtyard canopy – definitely a grand celebration. With decadent cuisine along with indulgent dessert and an open bar pouring Champagne, wine, beer and signature cocktails paired with beats mixed by famed DJ Nicole Leone, you will certainly be dancing your way well into 2023!
Stanly Ranch Resort
Celebrate New Year’s Eve on the ranch…Stanly Ranch, that is. One of Napa Valley’s newest resorts, at Stanly Ranch enjoy an evening filled with Champagne, late night snacks, dancing to tunes from DJ Dave Cole. Step into the photo booth to capture your memories and toast to 2023 with bubbles from the Champagne tower and a balloon drop at midnight.
Party like royalty at the iconic Mansion at Silverado Resort. The evening will feature music spun by DJs; cocktails; decadently delicious hors d’oeuvres (including oysters!); rich desserts; and a celebratory midnight balloon drop. Don your finest and celebrate in spectacular style.
At JaM Cellars, get in on the live music! Start the night with a welcome glass of bubbly and then grab your spot to rock to music by “Under the Tower” all paired with bubbles and nibbles!
Blue Note Napa
Celebrate New Year’s Eve at the Blue Note Napa live music venue as award-winning multi-instrumentalist Brian Culbertson takes the stage for two shows.
Celebrate the coming New Year in Yountville at Bouchon Bistro with a three-course prix fixe dinner which includes Champagne, caviar, lobster, and black winter truffles. Can you say “fancy”? Yes, more please, and thank you!
FARM at Carneros Resort
Perrier-Jouët anyone? Well, yes oui, we! At FARM at Carneros enjoy a five-course tasting menu and lots of libation options including the iconic Perrier-Jouët Belle Epoque.
At Acacia House, located at the beautiful Alila in St. Helena, enjoy a cozy meal from the tasting menu prepared by acclaimed “Top Chef Masters” winner Chris Cosentino.
Lucy Restaurant & Bar at Bardessono
Make it an evening to remember with an extravagant pre-fixe New Year's Eve dinner at Lucy Restaurant & Bar. Choose one of two seatings – at 5:30 PM for a 3-course meal ($175pp), or the Gala Seating at 9:00 PM for a 5-course meal ($275pp) to ring in the New Year. Executive Chef Jim Leiken brings you a unique menu featuring dishes like Oysters & Lobster Gratinee, Dry Aged Beef Striploin with perigord black truffle, and Warm Pear-Quince Sticky Toffee Pudding Cake.
Make this New Year’s Eve meal a memorable one. At Osha Thai, experience a NYE Chef's Table Experience a delectable ten-course menu including lobster tail and Kobe beef. With lots of spirited options, including Champagne, the dining at Osha Thai promises to be next level.
Whether your idea of New Year’s Eve includes fancy attire paired with Champagne and caviar or jeans and boots and a living room lounge-style bar, no matter how you choose to pass your evening, you are sure to find the perfect way to say hello to 2023 from right here in Napa Valley. Happy New Year!