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What to do this Labor Day weekend?

Labor Day weekend, a time that generally marks the end of our summer activities, is rapidly approaching. Celebrated on the first Monday in September, Labor Day officially falls a bit later than usual this year on September 7. Now, as we experience the lingering...

Harvest in the Napa Valley

 As we continue to manage the impact of the pandemic situation on the human population, wine lovers can rest assured that this year’s Napa Valley grape production will be excellent. The growing season has progressed better than usual, and the harvest season will soon...

What’s Happening in the Vineyards Right Now?

Managing vineyards is a never-ending responsibility. Napa Valley winegrowers must always remain aware of the changes in temperatures, rainfall, and the unpredictability of wind currents. While many of us have been isolated during the current pandemic, vineyard...

Ideas to Help Plan Your Trip for This Summer

One thing is for sure. When you are ready, Napa Valley will be welcoming you back to its safe and healthful environment, complete with great outdoor activities amid delightful summer weather and incredible views. Recent events have kept us mostly inside, but soon we...

Earth Day: Spread Some Love This Year to Mother Nature

Well, you are now at home, and so are the kids. During the coming weeks, you may fantasize about that wine tastings, the ambiance of Napa Valley, and memorable hot air balloon rides Napa Valley-style that you may be missing. Instead, you must now turn your focus...

Fun Easter Activities to Do at Home

Easter has a different look this year. Because of the current worldwide health crisis, we must all retreat to our homes while the usual community, church, and school-sponsored activities had to be canceled. If there is a silver lining anywhere to the current crisis,...