Napa Valley Events: August-September 2022 » BALLOONS ABOVE THE VALLEY

Discover fun happening in Napa Valley during August and September 2022!

August 2022:


Music in the Vineyards – Chamber Music Festival
August 3 – August 22, 2022
EVERY Wednesday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

Come and enjoy the 28th season of Music in the Vineyards festival! We are thrilled to return to “normal” this summer with exciting concerts in breath taking winery settings- an experience unique to Napa Valley. Visit the link for more info and to see the concert schedule and purchase tickets in advance. https://www.musicinthevineyards.org/

Napa Grape Stomp – Experience, Tasting, and Lecture
August 5, 2022 – August 7, 2022 | 9am – 5pm

Exclusive grape stomp experience, along with educational tastings with top producers embellished with a culinary experience with the best food and wine in the region! (Bus leaves from Napa headquarters each day). Visit the website for more information and purchase tickets. https://napavalleywineacademy.com/product/napa-grape-stomp/

Lobster Feed – Falcor Winery
August 6, 2022 | 12pm – 4pm
2511 Napa Valley Corporate Drive, Napa Valley, CA

Grab your best-loved glass of wine and a bib (no utensils needed!) and join us for a wonderful with family and friends at their family-style Lobster Feed! Non-club member price $155 pp | Visit the website to learn more and purchase tickets for this event. https://www.falcorwines.com/lobsterfeed

Jake Shimabukuro – Blue Note Napa Concerts
August 7, 2022 | 7pm
Charles Krug Winery 2800 Main Street

Blue Note Napa presents its world-class entertainment outside at the Charles Krug Estate. Featuring Jake Shimabukuro and some of the biggest names in Jazz, Blues, R&B, Singer Songwriter, and other related genres of music. Join us for a beautiful evening of Notes! $55 pp | Visit for more information and purchase tickets.
https://www.bluenotenapa.com/event/tw-eventinfo/Jake+Shimabukuro/11742415/

World Cheese Tour Tasting – Cheese & Beer Love Fest
August 9, 2022 | 5:30pm – 7:30pm
Southside Cafe (Century) 135 Gasser Dr. Napa, CA

Find the BEST CHEESES for the CRAFT BREWS you love in this guided tasting with cheese authority Janet Fletcher. The experience begins with an hors d’oeuvre, and a welcome beer followed by a sit-down tasting of seven cheeses paired with seven brews. $80pp | Visit the website to learn more information and purchase tickets. https://www.janetfletcher.com/shop/cheese-beer-love-fest-august-9

The Psychedelic Furs – Blue Note Napa Concerts
August 12, 2022 | 7pm
Charles Krug Winery 2800 Main Street

Blue Note Napa presents, The Psychedelic Furs! Influencing and entertaining many genres over the decades. From post-punk to sweet and sour romanticism. Grab a glass of wine, your air guitar and rock out with The Psychedelic Furs! Visit the website to learn more and purchase tickets for this event!
https://www.bluenotenapa.com/event/tw-eventinfo/The+Psychedelic+Furs%3A+Made+of+Rain+2022+Tour+with+Special+Guests+X/11959165/

Vintner’s Vanguard Boutique Wine Tasting
August 20,2022 | 12pm – 3pm
Basswood Estate 3111 St. Helena Hwy North

Come join us for an authentic wine tasting experience from the boutique producers who make wine at Basswood Estate. Stay tuned for a list of wine brands who will be participating! $185 pp| Visit the website for more information and purchase tickets.
https://brasswood.com/upcoming_events/vintners-vanguard-2022/

Tour of Napa Valley – Skyline Wilderness park
August 21, 2022
2201 Imola Ave. Napa, CA

The Tour of Napa Valley is a recreational road bicycle ride that began in 1976. For over 40 years, riders from all over the Bay Area and beyond make the trek to Napa each year in August and ride through the Napa Valley and over the mountains into far-flung regions of Napa County. Visit the website to learn more and register for this event.
https://www.athleticfeat.com/tourofnapavalley

Summer FriYAY! – Cakebread Cellars
August 26, 2022 | 4pm-6pm
8300 St. Helena Hwy., Rutherford, CA

Wine down the work week and kick off your Napa Valley weekend with gusto this Summer as Cakebread Cellars returns with the Summer Fri-YAY! $100pp | Visit the website for more information and purchase tickets.
https://cakebread.com/events/summer-fri-yay/

Big Green Egg Food & Wine Pairing Interactive Experience
St. Supéry Estate Vineyards & Winery
August 27, 2022n | 11:30am – 1:30pm
8440 St. Helena Hwy., Rutherford, CA

Join the culinary team for an interactive live cooking demonstration using the Big Green Egg and enjoy great wine and food sitting amongst the St. Supery Estate vineyards. $175 per person | $155 club member | Visit the website for more information and purchase tickets for this event.
https://stsupery.com/visit/events/

 

September 2022:


Brian McKnight – Blue Note Napa Concerts at Charles Krug Winery
September 3-4, 2022- Saturday: 8:30pm | Sunday: 7:30pm
2800 Main Street, St. Helena, CA

Blue Note Napa presents its world class entertainment outside at the Charles Krug Estate. Featuring the iconic R&B and Pop artist, BRIAN MCKNIGHT! $85-$149 pp. Visit the website for more information and purchase tickets. Drinks and food for purchase. (No outside food or drinks.)
https://www.bluenotenapa.com/event/tw-eventinfo/The+Brian+McKnight+4/11763025/

Carnivus Maximus MMXXII – Crocker & Starr Winery
September 4, 2022 | 12PM – 4PM
700 Dowdell Lane, St. Helena, CA

Carnivus Maximus 2022 will be the biggest Carnivus in the history of Carnivus! Grab your hat and sunglasses and get ready to dance the night away! Let’s raise a glass and celebrate Crocker & Starr’s the 26th Harvest! 250pp | Visit the website for more information and purchase tickets for this memorable event.
https://www.crockerstarr.com/Events/Carnivus-Maximus

World Wine Guys Cooking Demo & Wine Pairing – Silverado Vineyards
September 8, 2022 | 5-8PM
6121 Silverado Trail, Napa, CA

Join the iconic World Wine Guys as they artfully prepare a delicious recipe to savor paired with Silverado wines. You can enjoy this event for $200pp | $175 Wine club members. Visit the website to learn more and purchase tickets for this event.
https://silveradovineyards.com/events

Kathryn HALL Harvest Celebration – HALL Wines
September 10, 2022 | 12-3PM
401 St. Helena Highway South, St. Helena, CA

Vintner Kathryn Hall & HALL Wines are THRILLED to welcome you back for the annual Kathryn Hall Harvest Celebration honoring the 2019 vintage of their flagship wine! This year’s theme is CALIFORNIA DREAM’N, celebrating Kathryn Hall’s Golden State heritage. Come celebrate with us September 10th as we roll out this exceptional wine in TRUE WEST COAST STYLE. Raise a glass for this event! $150pp Main event | $200pp Library pass + main event | $300pp Platinum Pass +
https://www.hallwines.com/kathryn-hall-harvest-celebration

Calistoga Harvest Table – Downtown Calistoga
September 11, 2022 | 4:30-9PM

Farm-style tables adorned with linens and artistically decorated to echo FALL HARVEST. This Chamber-hosted event has a variety of participating restaurants to provide diversity and quality to the experience. Come share good company, delicious food and some of the best local wine.
$150pp-$200pp | varies by restaurant. Visit the website to learn more information and to purchase tickets for this event.
https://visitcalistoga.com/calistoga-harvest-table-2022/

World Cheese Tour Tasting: Blue-Ribbon Winners from the American Cheese Society
September 13, 2022 | 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
Southside Cafe (Century)
135 Gasser Dr, Napa, CA

Get your palates ready to experience this guided cheese and wine tasting with Janet Fletcher, also known as “The Cheese Expert”. The experience begins with an aperitif and hors d’oeuvre and includes seven cheeses and three wines. $80pp. Visit the website for more information and to purchase tickets for this event.
https://www.janetfletcher.com/shop/blue-ribbon-winners-from-the-acs-september-13

Bonnie Raitt with Mavis Staples – Oxbow River Stage
September 17, 2022
Doors: 5:30pm | Show: 7:00pm
1268 McKinstry St., Napa, CA

The Oxbow River stage presents Bonnie Raitt, with her unique blend of blues, R&B and pop, she brings talent to a whole new level with her Grammy award winning music! In addition, Mavis Staples will capture our ears and hearts with her transcending musical talents! This civil rights icon and rock and roll hall of famer will dazzle us with her talent. $59.50pp. Visit the website to learn more about these artists and to purchase tickets for this event.
https://www.oxbowriverstage.com/event/bonnie-raitt/

Broadway and Vine – Abby Mueller with Sharon Kenny – Tre Posti
September 20, 2022 | 7:30 PM

Broadway and Vine present, Abby Mueller with Sharon Kenny!
Napa resident and Tony-Award nominated Broadway producer, Jacob Langfelder presents Broadway & Vine. $125pp Concert only | $195pp Concert & Wine Tasting | $345pp VIP Concert & Dinner
https://www.broadwayandvine.org/event-details/broadway-and-vine-presents-abby-mueller-with-sharon-kenny

Merryvale & Starmont Harvest Party | Merryvale Vineyards
September 25, 2022 | 3-5PM
1000 Main St., St. Helena, CA

Come enjoy this unique experience and sample their new fall releases of Merryvale and Starmont wines with festive and delicious Paella by Gerard’s Paella on the Merryvale terrace. Come out and chat with Winemakers, Andrew Wright & Jeff Crawford over some Merryvale barrel samples. $85pp | $55 Merryvale and Starmont Profile Club members.
https://www.merryvalefamilyofwines.com/product/Fall-Release-Party-Event-Ticket


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