Best time to visit Napa Valley, CA

Napa Valley, CA

9 THINGS TO DO IN NAPA VALLEY, CA (MARCH 01 - MARCH 10)

Mustard Flowers in Napa Valley

Mustard Flowers in Napa Valley

January–March • nature

The vineyard beds explode with a vivid yellow carpet of mustard blooms creating cheerful vibes among the dull winter colors

Almond Bloom

Almond Bloom

mid-February–early March • nature

The first sign of spring on the Pacific Coast

Monticello Dam Morning Glory Spillway

Monticello Dam Morning Glory Spillway

November–March  • nature

An enormous drain hole which looks a portal into another world is especially impressive during the rainy season

Balloon Rides

Balloon Rides

year round (best time: March–May | August–October) • activity

Have you ever dreamt of rising high with the sun? Here's your chance!

Napa Valley Wine Train

Napa Valley Wine Train

all year round (best August–October, March–May)  • activity

Take a ride through one of the top wine-growing regions on the planet

Napa Valley Marathon

Napa Valley Marathon

March 6, 2022 • event

Run through the famous wine country with its stunning vistas, historic wineries, and blooming wildflower fields

Biking in Napa Valley

Biking in Napa Valley

all year round (best August–October, March–May) • activity

One of the best ways to tour the famous vineyards and get the advantage of the beautiful Californian outdoors

Hiking in Napa Valley

Hiking in Napa Valley

all year round • activity

Napa Valley boasts hundreds of beautiful hiking trails

Kayaking in Napa Valley

Kayaking in Napa Valley

March–November • activity

Napa Valley is a perfect crowd-free destination for boating enthusiasts

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Napa Valley Fall Colors

Napa Valley Fall Colors

out of rangemid-October–mid-November • nature

Autumn shows off spectacular foliage in the vineyards of California's Wine Country

Napa Valley Harvest Season

Napa Valley Harvest Season

out of rangeAugust–December • activity

Watch Napa Valley come to life with the thrill and rush of the harvest

BottleRock Napa Valley

BottleRock Napa Valley

out of rangeMay 28–30, 2021 • event

This music festival in Napa Valley combines amazing performances with culinary shows

Napa Valley Jazz Getaway

Napa Valley Jazz Getaway

out of rangeJune 9–12, 2021 • event

A must-do event for a true jazz enthusiast in Yountville

Christmas Lights in and near Sacramento

Christmas Lights in and near Sacramento

out of rangelate November–early January • event

Witness a beautiful holiday transformation of the city when entire neighborhoods dress to impress

Halloween

Halloween

out of rangelate September–late October • event

From spooky science in the lab to the Napa Valley ball,—there are a lot of new things to try in October

Napa Porchfest

Napa Porchfest

out of rangeSeptember 26, 2021 • event

A giant block party in downtown Napa with live music and food

Yountville Live

Yountville Live

unconfirmedmid-March • event

The food capital of Napa Valley showcases some gourmet music

Napa Valley Film Festival

Napa Valley Film Festival

out of rangeNovember 9–14, 2021 • event

An outstanding cinema gathering, taking place in Wine Country during the Cabernet season

Festival Napa Valley

Festival Napa Valley

out of rangeJuly 15–24, 2022 • event

This music, food, wine, and lifestyle festival is one of the best summer events in Wine Country

Napa County Fair & Fiesta

Napa County Fair & Fiesta

unconfirmedMay 6–8, 2022 • event

A classic county fair for the fans of traditional entertainment and games

Napa and Sonoma Beaches

Napa and Sonoma Beaches

out of rangeMay–November (best August–September) • activity

Located in about a one-hour-drive from the Californian coast, Napa Valley offers easy access to a few beaches

Napa Valley Fishing

Napa Valley Fishing

out of rangelate April–mid-November  • activity

With plenty of lakes and creeks, Napa Valley is an excellent fly fishing destination

Napa Valley Christmas

Napa Valley Christmas

out of rangelate November–December  • event

The merriest time of the year coincides with the Cabernet Season in Napa Valley

Napa Lighted Art Festival

Napa Lighted Art Festival

out of rangeJanuary 8–16, 2022 • event

A unique lighted art walk illuminates downtown Napa in the winter

Napa Valley Restaurant Week

Napa Valley Restaurant Week

unconfirmedJanuary • event

Discover all the culinary delights and secret eateries at the most famous epicurean’s destination in America

Napa Truffle Festival

Napa Truffle Festival

out of rangeJanuary 14–17, 2022 • event

Discover some of the finest Californian truffles

Halloween Events

Halloween Events

out of rangemid-September–October • event

Zombies, ghosts and haunted houses – Sacramento has it all!

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