Local Napa Valley Events
Aside from the seasonal activities and events that we host at the Vintage Inn, Yountville and Napa Valley feature vibrant event calendars to add to your experience. Whether you’ve come to soak up a little culture, attend one of many fabulous food and wine events or get swept up in the exuberance of Yountville during the holidays, each day brings a new opportunity to meet and mingle with friendly locals.
Napa Valley Film Festival
This five-day event lights up the entire valley with over 100 new independent films and studio sneak previews showing in 12 beautiful venues as 300 visiting filmmakers and celebrities interact with audiences at screenings and intimate events. Enjoy film panel discussions, wine-tasting pavilions, culinary demonstration stages, late-night festivities, tribute and award programs and glamorous opening and closing night parties.
Yountville Festival of Lights
Kick off the holidays with a month-long celebration featuring hundreds of thousands of twinkling lights, a Christmas tree lighting and a winter wonderland teeming with carolers, elves, horse-drawn carriage rides and a visit from Santa Claus. Sample offerings from Napa Valley’s best wineries and restaurants, including The French Laundry, Bouchon Bakery, étoile, Redd, Brix, Bistro Jeanty, Hurley's Restaurant & Bar, Bouchon, Pacific Blues and Napa Valley Grille, all serving samples along Washington Street.
Flavor Napa Valley
This spring, indulge your culinary ambitions with exclusive events that invigorate both mind and palate. During Flavor! Napa Valley®, you’ll soak up inspiration from iconic chefs and winemakers while experiencing the best that Napa Valley has to offer. As you discover new flavors, you’ll also support new talents, with net proceeds benefiting the Culinary Institute of America.
Universally acclaimed as one of the world’s best festivals, this three-day extravaganza features over 70 acclaimed artists and bands in addition to food and wine created by top chefs and vintners from throughout Northern California. Headliners for 2017 include Maroon 5 on Friday evening, Tom Petty on Saturday evening and the Foo Fighters on Sunday evening. Going to be a great event!
Napa Valley Film Festival
The Napa Valley Film Festival (NVFF) is an immersive, sense-awakening celebration of the finest in cinematic story-telling dedicated to the notion that the best of humanity lies ahead of us.
At NVFF, each year's most outstanding new independent films are washed down with world class food and wine, tucked into bed each night with sublime hospitality, and greeted each gorgeous morning with opportunities to deepen the bonds between artists and audience. NVFF17 takes place November 8 - 12.