When you take out your reds, whites and blues this Independence Day, why not do it in traditional Napa Valley-style? Wine country’s 4th of July celebrations promise an action-packed and fulfilling day for the entire family. Enjoy parades, carnival rides, lawn games, fireworks, and a host of other festivities at various venues throughout the valley. Here’s a glimpse into Napa Valley’s Independence Day celebrations 2018.
- Patriotic Parade: The 2-hour parade will begin at 10.00 a.m. and travel east on 2nd Street in the downtown Napa area. Get there early and find good viewing spots on the bleachers located at 3rd Street and Coombs Street. The theme of this year’s parade is “Celebrating Our Home Town Heroes”. Admire the creatively adorned floats and watch several communities parading in honor of the first responders, veterans and other hometown heroes.
- Fireworks Shows: View an extraordinary display of fireworks from four different locations within the valley, including American Canyon, downtown Napa, St. Helena and Calistoga. Check out each location’s exact timings and the best viewing spots for a colorful, sparkling treat for your entire family.
- County Fair: In addition to a classic hometown parade and after-dark fireworks, the charming town of Calistoga also hosts the Napa County Fair & Fireworks. Spend a fun-filled day here, sample delicious foods and enjoy the live music and entertainment. Let your kids participate in vintage, All-American contests such as watermelon eating and gunny sack races. Explore the various rides, games and other attractions such as olive oil tastings, art and photography shows, culinary demonstrations and the wine pavilion.
- Restaurants and Wineries: Instead of walking around the town fairs, events and festivals, simply relax and enjoy your 4th of July holiday in the region’s beautiful wineries. Treat yourself to delectable food and wine pairings. Enjoy special promotions and rare tastings while you raise a toast to the American Independence Day.
Enjoy wine country’s non-stop events and celebrations by booking your room at Napa Valley Hotel and Suites in downtown Napa. Our quaint, boutique accommodation offers a convenient, central location, just steps away from all the Independence Day attractions.
Celebrate 4th of July in Napa Valley this year. Book your room online or call 707-226-1871 to make a reservation.