November in the Napa Valley
November is a lovely time in the Napa Valley. With harvest wrapping up and the holidays just around the corner, fun events are happening left and right. Whether you're looking for a marathon to run off that Thanksgiving turkey or a craft fair where you can buy all of your holiday gifts, our team has compiled a list of events just for you!
Live in the Vineyard 2019, November 1st - 3rd
LITV provides high- end, luxury experiences for highly respected and highly qualified guests who appreciate the art of living well through discovery and exploration. The events take place amongst the lush scenery of the legendary Napa Valley with four days and three nights of exclusive, intimate events featuring unparalleled musical performances and epicurean experiences like no other.
Howell Mountain Harvest Celebration at Copia, Saturday, November 2nd, 1 PM - 4 PM
Indulge in world-class wines from 30+ Howell Mountain Wineries in Napa at the Howell Mountain Harvest Celebration! Walk-Around Wine Tasting, Gourmet Small Bites from CIA at COPIA and Silent Auction. DON'T MISS OUT...this is a rare opportunity to taste and purchase Howell Mountain Wines on-site...most of which are not open to the public and are difficult to acquire. We look forward to seeing you there... cheers!
Matilda the Musical at Napa Valley College Performing Arts Center
Matilda is an extraordinary girl who, armed with a sharp mind and a vivid imagination, dares to take stand and change her destiny. Napa Valley College Theater Arts and Cafeteria Kids Theatre partner to produce this production of Matilda The Musical. Dates: November 8th - 9th at 7 PM, November 10th at 2 PM, November 15th - 16th at 7 PM, November 17th at 2 PM
2019 Napa Wine Country Marathon, Half-marathon, and 10K Saturday, November 9th, 9 AM
Babbling streams will be your soundtrack as you challenge yourself on the lush singletrack within Bothe-Napa Valley State Park. The course is a bit challenging with the hills, streams, and rocks - which makes it all the more exciting and rewarding. This state park is a local treasure that is untapped by tourists and located just minutes from the area's great restaurants and wineries. The event is limited to 300 participants and sells out every year so don't wait too long to register!
2017 Pinot Noir Release and Harvest Celebration at Etude Wines Tasting Room, Saturday, November 9, 5:30 - 6:30 PM
Join us in Carneros for the highly anticipated release of our 2017 Pinot Noir vintage. For the first time since 2010, Winemaker Jon Priest will kick the evening off by leading guests through a wine tasting of the newly released Pinot Noirs. A reception party will follow the tasting which will be held out on the patio to celebrate the new vintage. Jon Priest will be signing magnum bottles during the reception
Napa Valley Film Festival Wednesday, November 13th through Sunday, November 17th
Napa Valley Film Festival showcases an outstanding presentation of independent filmmaking, while also building a strong sense of community around the art of visual storytelling. Film screenings and events are accompanied by the world-class food and wine of the stunning Napa Valley, fueling lively conversations among artists and audiences
47th Annual Gifts n Tyme Holiday Craft Fair at Napa Valley Expo Friday and Saturday, November 22nd and 23rd, 10 AM - 6 PM, & Sunday, November 24th, 10 AM - 4 PM
Spend a day in the Wine Country at one of the best Holiday fairs you’ll ever attend – Napa’s 47th Annual ‘Gifts ‘n Tyme Holiday Faire.’ For many it’s been a family holiday tradition for generations! Shop, Eat, & Be Merry! The Faire highlights 85 local and regional artists of original crafts, artwork, holiday pieces, and gourmet foods to sample – exhibited by the artists that make them! Try the special treats and home-baked goodies from the Greater Napa Valley Lion’s Club at their annual fundraiser.
Napa’s Christmas Parade in Downtown Napa Saturday, November 30th, 5 PM - 8 PM
Join the whole Napa community for this annual parade, where floats are decorated over the top with lights and so much more. Meet Santa after the parade a the Archer Hotel for pictures! This year’s parade theme is The Twelve Days of Christmas. The 2019 Grand Marshals will include Police Chief Robert and Richene Plummer. Where: Second and Third Streets in Downtown Napa