Holidays in Yountville

Holidays in Yountville: The Brightest Town in Napa Valley 

November 20 – December 31, 2017

The Holiday Season is a magical time to visit Yountville. The town is glowing with thousands of twinkling holiday lights. Holiday music and delicious aromas from our award winning restaurants fills the air. Festively decorated shops, hotels and tasting rooms provide a truly unforgettable wine country experience for visitors and locals alike.

November 20 through December 31, 2017, enjoy six weeks of Holidays in Yountville, featuring a full calendar of event, activities and performance for all ages. We invite you to stroll through town and celebrate the splendor of the season in the Brightest Town in Napa Valley.

Celebrate the Joy of the Season in Yountville!

Look forward to these featured events and much more:

  • Free Carriage Rides through Yountville
  • Holiday Movie Series at the Lincoln Theater
  • Teatro Bistecca Dinner Parties at Ottimo by Chef Michael Chiarello
  • Holidays in Yountville Cocktail Making 101 Class at Domaine Chandon
  • Holiday Gourmet Food & Wine Tours
  • Photos with Santa (multiple days)
  • Santa’s Workshop
  • Wreath Making Class
  • SantaCon Yountville
  • Yountville Arts Commission Kids Art Show!
  • Holiday Performances at the Lincoln Theater
  • Napa Valley Museum Holiday activities
  • The Nutcracker at the Lincoln Theater
  • Napa Valley Wine Train – Santa Train
  • Wreath Laying Ceremony at the California Veterans Home Yountville
  • Toys for Tots Donations

Shop Local for the Holidays

Shop local in Yountville to find unique gifts for your family and friends. With shopping choices ranging from chic boutiques to home & garden stores to stunning art galleries, you are bound to find the perfect gift. Plus, all of our tasting rooms in Town have highly curated retail components, such as Ralph Lauren Home Decor at Silver Trident Tasting Room or Hestan cookware at Hestan Vineyards.

Holiday Dining

Yountville is considered the “culinary capital” of the Napa Valley. Our town is home to The French Laundry, Chef Thomas Keller’s award-winning French restaurant, among several other fine dining establishments that have eared Yountville shining stars on the culinary map of America. With over a dozen restaurants to choose from, there is something for every culinary palate.

Wine Tasting in Yountville

Yountville showcases unparalleled tasting rooms and wine tasting experiences to enjoy Holiday libations. Park your car and stroll through town and enjoy seventeen tasting rooms. There is simply no better place to explore the best in wine in the Napa Valley.

Getting Around

The Yountville Trolley is a FREE Trolley service that runs through the Town limits of Yountville. Call (707) 312-1509 for a free pickup anywhere in town.

Season of Giving

Napa Valley Community Disaster Relief Fund
Join us in giving back this holiday season! Support Napa Valley and Sonoma County Fire Victims by donating to the Napa Valley Community Disaster Relief Fund.

CalFire Toy Drive
Bring an unwrapped toy or gift card to either Ranch Market Too! or the Yountville Community Center and help bring holiday cheer to the youth of Napa County.

Kiwanis Bell Ringing
Follow the sounds of bells to Ranch Market Too and help the Yountville Kiwanis Club raise money for Yountville Elementary School on December 2,3,9 and 10 from 10 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

Wreath Across America
Volunteer and support our Veterans through the Wreath Across America ceremony at the Yountville Veterans Home on Saturday, December 16 at 9:00 a.m.

Brunch at Brix 
Enjoy a three course lunch at Brix until December 31st and the proceeds from your meal will be donated to the Bay Area Firefighters and their Families.

Christmas Day and New Years Eve Offerings

Christmas Day at Brix

Enjoy a prix fixe menu at Brix featuring lobster & saffron, hamachi crudo, prime rib, libery farms duck and eggnog creme brulee. Make your reservations online by clicking here. 

Christmas Day at Lucy Restaurant and Bar

Lucy restaurant & bar at Yountville’s Bardessono Hotel & Spa has created a Christmas dinner selection that combines its signature eco-spirit and modern aesthetic with influences from traditional holiday fare. The result is a menu as comforting as it is innovative, with such inspired dishes as the Seared Hudson Valley Foie Gras featuring huckleberry conserve, and the Braised Beef Osso Buco with cranberry bean cassoulet and carrot marmalade. A Christmas dinner that’s sure to be memorable, selections are as satisfying to the palate as they are sustainable.

Reservations can be made for Lucy’s Christmas Dinner on December 25th from 12:00p.m. to 8:00p.m by clicking here.

To learn more about Bardessono Hotel & Spa, please call (707) 204-6000, visit, or follow on Facebook and Instagram.


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