Spring has arrived and the calendar of exciting events in Napa Valley is rapidly filling. With so many options designed for each member of the family, choosing how to spend your time becomes the real challenge. Planning is always a good idea to make sure you use your time well.
An excellent way to kick off your experience should be a serene, early morning hot air balloon Napa ride soaring peacefully above the Valley floor. During the flight, you might point out interesting landmarks and even the locations you will be visiting later. With the majestic mountains as a backdrop, enjoy the view as the patchwork of the Valley’s wineries, farms, and pristine communities unfold below.
May Activities in Napa Valley
Graced with beautiful weather and breathtaking scenery, Napa Valley offers world-class wine-tasting, dining, sightseeing, cultural events, live entertainment, legendary Napa Valley balloon ride, hiking, biking, and more. During May, the social calendar swings into high gear.
BottleRock Music Festival: May 24-26
A three-day celebration, Bottle Rock is a highlight of Napa Valley’s spring season. The Festival features great live entertainment with the best in wine, food, beer, and music. Featured performers this year include Neil Young, Pharrell Williams, Santana, Mumford & Sons, and more.
Besides sampling the spring releases from many of the Napa Valley’s world-class winemakers, you may hike some of the vineyards, enjoy exquisite cuisine or sample the pizza and small bites, and watch live entertainment. Take the Sixteen Spirits Historical Ghost Winery Tour at Flora Springs and flowed by a lovely wine tasting.
Visit the Uptown Theatre for Live Music
Featured this month at the Uptown Theatre are:
May 12 at 8:00 PM: Art Garfunkel
May 17 at 8:00 PM: Tusk performing a musical tribute to Fleetwood Mac
Napa Valley Balloon Ride
A can’t miss experience, a hot air balloon Napa Valley ride is legendary. Every year, thousands of visitors enjoy a tranquil drift among the clouds while soaking up the sensational view and weather. Contact Balloons Above the Valley for more information.
Hiking and Biking in Napa Valley
Take a break from all the great food, excellent wines, late-night entertainment and head out through the Valley on foot or on two wheels. Enjoy a leisurely ride or walk on the 47-mile Napa Valley Vine Trail through the Valley. Or, consider challenging a few of the scenic mountain bike trails in Napa Valley.
Reserve Your Space with Balloons Above the Valley
For an unforgettable experience anytime, reserve your exhilarating hot air balloon Napa Valley ride at Balloons Above the Valley. The certified professional pilots provide a safe, well-managed family and couples experience during your hot air balloon Napa outing.
For more about hot air balloon Napa Valley rides, phone Balloons Above the Valley at 1-800-464-6824.