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Best time to visit Napa Valley, CA

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Napa Valley, CA

8 THINGS TO DO IN NAPA VALLEY, CA (FEBRUARY 28 - MARCH 09)

Almond Bloom

Almond Bloom

mid-February–early March • nature

The first sign of spring on the Pacific Coast

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

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

Hiking in Napa Valley

Hiking in Napa Valley

all year round • activity

Napa Valley boasts hundreds of beautiful hiking trails

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

Kayaking in Napa Valley

Kayaking in Napa Valley

March–November • activity

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

20 THINGS TO DO OUT OF SELECTED DATE RANGE

Sonoma Hot Air Balloon Festival

Sonoma Hot Air Balloon Festival

out of rangeJune 4–5, 2022 • event

Enjoy ballooning in the heart of California's Sonoma County, just an hour drive from Napa

Sacramento Christmas Lights

Sacramento Christmas Lights

out of rangemid-November–late December  • event

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

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 Jazz Getaway

Napa Valley Jazz Getaway

out of rangeJune 8–11, 2022 • event

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

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 27–29, 2022 • event

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

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 Porchfest

Napa Porchfest

out of rangeJuly 31, 2022 • event

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

Napa Lighted Art Festival

Napa Lighted Art Festival

out of rangeJanuary–March, 2022 • event

A unique lighted art walk illuminates downtown Napa in the winter

Napa Truffle Festival

Napa Truffle Festival

out of rangeJanuary 14–17, 2022 • event

Discover some of the finest Californian truffles

Yountville Live

Yountville Live

out of rangeMarch 29–31, 2022 • event

The food capital of Napa Valley showcases some gourmet music

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 Valley Film Festival

Napa Valley Film Festival

unconfirmedearly-to-mid-November 2022 • event

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

Napa Valley Restaurant Week

Napa Valley Restaurant Week

out of rangeJanuary 21–30, 2022 • event

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

Napa County Fair & Fiesta

Napa County Fair & Fiesta

unconfirmedmid-August 2022 • event

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

Napa Valley Marathon

Napa Valley Marathon

out of rangeMarch 6, 2022 • event

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

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 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 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

Halloween Events

Halloween Events

out of rangemid-September–October • event

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

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