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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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Thanksgiving in Napa Valley 2023

Napa Valley is a hot spot for top notch cuisine that’s grown and sourced locally and Thanksgiving is the valley’s time to shine. Paired with the stunning fall scenery and world-class hospitality, it’s the perfect destination to celebrate this treasured American holiday. Napa Valley is the perfect…

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The Ultimate Guide to Yountville | A Three-Day Itinerary

Ah, Yountville – small in size but big on flavor, it’s one of our favorite little pockets of the valley. Often referred to as the culinary capital of Napa Valley, Yountville is home to some of the region’s best restaurants — as well as a swath of luxury accommodations, a world-renowned art scene…

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Pack a Picnic in Napa Valley

One of the best ways to enjoy a perfect day in Napa Valley is to indulge in a scenic picnic experience. Whether you seek a tranquil winery setting, a charming park, or a hidden gem off the beaten path for your picnicking, we've got you covered on provisions. Find the best delis, gourmet grocers, and…

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The Napa Valley Vine Trail: Touring the Valley by Bike

One of our favorite ways to see wine country is on a bicycle, experiencing Napa Valley’s beautiful terrain in the fresh air and at human speed. From the seat of a bike, you can get closer to the vines, sites, and people that make this valley so special. And, as a bonus, you’ll be burning enough…

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Rise & Shine: The Best Bakeries and Coffee Shops in Napa Valley

Shouldn't the beginning of your Napa Valley day be as wonderful as the end of your day? Napa Valley has plenty of bakery and coffee shop options to get your morning started. Swap the wine glass and charcuterie plate for a hot latte and freshly made pastry at one of these local favorites. Model…

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