Are you ready to get active this summer in Napa Valley? This northern part of the Bay Area is known for its small-town feel, incredible food and hundreds of wineries and tasting rooms. Napa is also filled with outdoor activities to keep you moving and active. As you plan your trip this summer, here are some healthy activities to add to your agenda.
June 7-August 23, 6:30-10:00pm
Every Friday night, Napa City Nights takes place in the Veterans Memorial Park Amphitheater. There is terraced seating available, but don’t hesitate to get up and dance along to the live performances. To get in some extra miles, take a relaxing walk along the Napa River Promenade.
June 13-August 22, 6:30-8:30pm
This free concert series features all types of music, from Latin dance to pop covers. This is a family friendly environment, so feel free to bring the kids, a picnic basket and picnic blankets. Wine is allowed (21 and over), or you can buy some local wines at the park. Get up and dance, let the kids run around and enjoy an evening of fun every Thursday night.
Cost: Free for some events
This event really packs in the fun! Enjoy ten days with more than 60 events, over 100 wineries and all types of music, arts and dance. Proceeds go to local arts and community programs. This is one of the best events for cultural enrichment, and you can see many rising stars. With so many events to keep you entertained over the course of two weeks, you’ll definitely hit your 10,000 step goal each day!
July 28, 12-6pm
This one-day event is an awesome way to close out the last Sunday in July. Porchfest brings in bands and soloists to play their hearts out from various porches in Napa neighborhoods. Walk from porch to porch to get the full show, and if you get tired, set out a lawn chair and grab some grub from one of the food trucks.
August 16-17, 5-8:30pm on Friday, 10am-3pm on Saturday
This classic car show is a great way to squeeze in outdoor time while checking out classic automobiles. On Friday, the Show and Shine event features 150 cars. On Saturday, over 400 vintage vehicles will be on display! In between looking at the cars, you can enjoy live music, food and drinks.
We may be a bit biased, but the wineries in Napa are spectacular. Each one has a distinctive flavor, equipped with water features, statues, modern art and more. Choose a few wineries to tour and take your time exploring all of the details. If you choose the right season, you might even get to stomp on a barrel full of grapes!
When you’ve expended your energy and are ready to rest, book a stay with Napa Valley Hotel & Suites. We’ll top your getaway with private, luxurious rooms in the heart of Napa. Contact us today at 707-226-1871.