grantelementary, Author at BALLOONS ABOVE THE VALLEY

What harvest season may look like this year in Napa

Harvest season is always a special time in Napa Valley. While the initial grape harvest begins with picking the early varieties in August, the famous Cabernet Sauvignon and a few others may not be harvested until well into October and even November. While the vineyard...

Wine tasting weekend in the Napa Valley

Nearly everyone is aware that Napa Valley is home to some of the world’s finest wines. This relatively small region also happens to be packed with welcoming businesses and communities that offer a vast assortment of outdoor activities, award-winning restaurants,...

Planning for Your Labor Day Weekend

Any long weekend is a time to escape to glorious Napa Valley, a perfect place to relax, enjoy the beautiful surroundings, partake of the world-class wines and excellent food, superb outdoor entertainment, hiking and biking, and the welcoming hospitality of the...

Events coming up in Napa Valley

Calendars in Napa Valley are again filling up with exciting and entertaining events for visitors and locals alike. Following a “subdued” 2020 caused by the worldwide pandemic, Napa Valley businesses and communities are gearing up with even greater enthusiasm to...

Ideas for this year’s family-friendly trip

During the summer, Napa Valley offers a wide range of enjoyable, engaging, and educational family-friendly fun things to do in Napa Valley. With so much to do amidst the glorious scenery and remarkable weather, time is the only limit to how much you can do. When we...