Napa Valley has a whole lot more to offer than Wine Tasting and Gourmet Food. From museums to art galleries to outdoor activities, Wine Country offers a little something for everyone. There are some great events all year long, but if you really want to experience Napa Valley, check out some of the amazing festivals in the area.
While a relatively new addition to the festivals in Napa Valley, BottleRock Napa has grown into one of the premier music festival in the United States. From its start in 2013, Bottlerock Napa came out of the gates strong with huge talent and an amazing production. The festival has seen huge artists like Zac Brown Band, Jane’s Addiction, The Cure, Imagine Dragons, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Foo Fighters, The Killers and more headlining the main stage. The wine country influence on the festival makes it unique, with wine tastings, delicious gourmet food from local restaurants and more. If you want to visit Napa and don’t mind the crowds and craziness of the music festival atmosphere, Bottlerock Napa should definitely be on your list. Don’t forget to check out the Bottlerock Shuttles program to make things easier for you.
Napa Valley Expo
575 3rd St.
Napa, CA 94559
If you like jazz and wine, then you will love the Napa Valley Jazz Getaway. This annual event takes place in Yountville, right in the heart of Napa Valley. The festival consists of three main shows (Wednesday, Thursday & Friday) at the Lincoln Theater and features a diverse selection of amazing jazz artists in addition to some amazing wine-centered events before and after the shows.
100 California Drive
Yountville, CA 94599
Originally called “Taste of Yountville,” a 1 day food celebration, Yountville Live has matured into a 4-day celebration of food & wine in Napa Valley. The event combines some of Napa’s best wineries, world-renowned chefs and amazing musicians for a festival that feels like a VIP experience. The experience brings you up close and personal with chefs, vintners, musicians and guests as you listen to music in intimate settings, learn some secret cooking tips and spend the night drinking and eating the best of the best at the Red Carpet Gala. The festival ends on a high note with the popular Bubbles Brunch featuring delicious treats, endless glasses of champagne and a private VIP performance.
Yountville, CA 94599
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