3 Reasons to Visit Napa This Holiday Season

It’s hard to believe the holidays are almost here! This is one of our favorite seasons to visit Napa. The harvest is over and the crowds are gone, but there are plenty of festive events in addition to the year-round wine tasting. Here are a few of our favorites.


Yountville Festival of Lights

Yountville, CA

November 27, 2015

Cost: $25 per person



Spend the morning shopping the Black Friday sales before indulging in a family-friendly event in the heart of Napa Valley. Admission includes wine tasting and free entertainment. Children 12 and over and non-drinkers only pay $15.


Robert Mondavi Holiday Tree Lighting

Oakville, CA

December 5, 2015

Cost: $25 per person, free if you bring a food donation



The mission-style winery hosts a holiday celebration like no other. Take horse and buggy rides through the vineyard, enjoy hot cider and wine, listen to live carolers, and munch on h’orderves worthy of one of Napa’s most popular wineries.


Napa Holiday Wine Trolley

Napa, CA

December 2015

Cost: $25 adults, $15 children age three to ten



Take a tour through historic downtown Napa on a vintage cable car. Along the way, you’ll see charming Victorian homes, hear classic Christmas carols, and indulge in hot chocolate. The tour is offered on select evenings in December.

Looking for a place to stay in Wine Country? RiverPointe Napa Valley is located only a few minutes from the Oxbow Public Market and downtown Napa. Call our reservations team at (877) 351-3852 to inquire about availability.


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