A new year, the same amazing Napa Valley. Start off your year with amazing food, wine and art events in Yountville and the Napa Valley that are sure to leave you wanting to come back for more.
A Musical Banquet: Choice Delicacies from the 17th & 18th Centuries
January 13, 2018
Lincoln Theater is delighted to present A Musical Banquet: Choice Delicacies from the 17th and 18th Centuries, on January 13th. This concert offers a feast of early chamber music featuring the Napa Valley’s own Violet Grgich performing with two ensembles, Les Violettes and Ensemble Vermillian. In keeping with the period, the audience will be seated on the stage with the musicians for an intimate evening that blends delightful music, delicious hors-d’oeuvres and Grgich Hill’s world-famous wines. From Violet to Vermillion, this performance paints a picture of early music today that touches and engages all the senses to create a unique musical moment not to be missed.
Napa Valley Restaurant Week
January 21-28, 2018
Napa Valley Restaurant Week is a great time to come and experience the extravagant food and wine culture of the valley. Each participating restaurant will offer a mult-course prix-fixe menus for lunch at $20 and for dinner at $36 or $46 dollars a person.
On your way up to Yountville stop at Il Posto, a locals favorite, for a hearty traditional two course Italian lunch featuring a choice of salad or soup for the first course followed by margherita pizza, tagliarini with papa sauce or rigatoni & meatballs.
If dinner is what you are after make a reservation Brix, just north of Yountville on Highway 29, and enjoy a meal of lobster bisque brioche, coral, saffron cream Tuscan braised lamb shank creamy polenta, toasted garlic, lacinato kale, balsamic jus salted caramel chocolate tart Cocoa nib tuile, espresso ice cream.
Barrel Tasting and New Release Party at V. Sattui
January 29, 2018
$99 for members I $109 for non-members
Be the first to taste the 2017 vintage straight from the barrel at the Barrel Tasting and New Release Party at V. Sattui! Enjoy hearty food stations and passed appetizers to complement the over 60 different wines that will be available to taste. Tickets include over 20 barrel samples from the 2017 vintage, New Releases, preview of the 2014 vineyard-designated Cabernet, Newly-released 2015 single-vineyard Zinfandels, Big award winners & top-scoring wines from 2017 and a retrospective tasting of 2009 single-vineyard Cabernets
Paint the Town at Markham Vineyards
February 1, 2018
$50 for members I $55 for non-members
Join Markham for Paint Night in their historic Stone Cellar for an evening of painting and award winning wines. Create a timeless keepsake to bring home as you learn how to paint the beautiful scene, Yountville Sunset, while sipping Markham’s delicious wines. Price includes painting supplies, wine and light bites.
Yountville International Short Film Festival
February 8-11, 2018
The Yountville International Short Film Festival is a true celebration of cinema with over 75 World Class Short Films, select film & wine pairings with Jessup Cellars Napa Valley plus other culinary events with multiple venues all within walking distance. Join Yountville for specially curated films in Pop Up theaters right, in the very heart of wine country.
Sleeping Beauty with the Atlantic City Ballet
February 17, 2018
Allow yourself to be swept away into a sublime world of kings, queens, fairy godmothers and storybook creatures as the treasured tale of Tchaikovsky’s Sleeping Beauty comes alive in the most majestic classical ballet of all time. With exquisite costumes and a lavish set, complete with magical effects and courtly splendor, the production includes more than 30 distinguished dancers from the nationally acclaimed Atlantic City Ballet. Featuring special appearances by fairy tale favorites like Puss-In-Boots and Little Red Riding Hood, and of course, that kiss from the handsome prince, Sleeping Beauty will create a memory for the entire family to cherish happily ever after.