UPCOMING EVENTS - MAY 2021

May 1

Pop-Up Art Show 

Arts Association Napa Valley presents a pre-Mother’s Day event featuring the creative work of our local artists—fine art, paintings, cards, photography, applied arts, pottery, glass art, jewelry, prints and more. 35 artists at 13 venues in Napa and Yountville from 10 am to 5 pm. Find a gift for mom, friends or yourself! artnv.org/events

 

May 1-31

LOCO-MOTION

Help build the Vine Trail, a 47-mile paved walking and biking trail stretching from the Vallejo Ferry to Calistoga. This year’s LOCO-MOTION offers fitness options to help us reach fundraising goals to turn feet into miles! vinetrail.org/locomotion

 

May 1-29

Farm Open House

Time on the Farm at Connolly Ranch is an ideal way to kick off your weekend! Come just as the sun starts to rise each Saturday from 9 am to 10:30 am to meet the barnyard animals, relax and learn in the edible garden, and play in the majestic Bay Grove. You’re welcome to pack a picnic breakfast to enjoy while you are there. Pre-registration is required. 

connollyranch.org/weekends

 

May 4-29

Napa Farmers Market

The Napa Farmers Market is year-round market showcasing local farmers. Providing an inclusive space where the community can shop for their weekly groceries (and more), and learn how their purchases support small, family owned farms with sustainable agricultural practices. Tuesdays and Saturdays from 8 am to 12 pm at the City of Napa parking lot on the corner of Pearl Street and Yajome Street. Face coverings required. napafarmersmarket.org

 

May 4-25

Legacies of Long Ago Napans – Mid-Century Modern Mystique

The May “Legacies Continued” Zoom class class will examine the multiple aspects of mid-century modern architectural styles, their design principles, idioms and significance as well as the importance of their preservation. Accompanying this focus will be discussions about historic preservation options. napacountylandmarks.org

 

May 6

ADU Design Roundtable Webinar

Are you a homeowner anywhere in Napa or Sonoma County? Register online to join a free roundtable discussion with local ADU experts about ADU design and ask them your questions live! Presented by the Napa Sonoma ADU Center, a nonprofit organization fiscally-sponsored by Napa Valley Community Foundation with support from Community Foundation Sonoma County. Spanish language translation will be provided via Zoom. napasonomaadu.org/events2

 

May 7-8 

Celebrate Mom Stroll + Scavenger Hunt

Take mom on the adventure of her choosing at First Street Napa to shop, dine, taste, explore and celebrate, just in time for Mother’s Day. First Street Napa businesses will have special offerings and promotions available, and a fun scavenger hunt throughout the property for a chance to win special prizes. Pick up a scavenger hunt card at any retail location, including the Napa Valley Welcome Center, and begin your quest. firststreetnapa.com

 

May 9

Mother’s Day Brunch 

Treat mom to an extravagant Napa Mother’s Day brunch in a picturesque setting at Vista Collina, just across from Meritage Resort and Spa. Executive Chef Vincent Lesage’s extensive menu includes made-to-order omelets, assorted seafood, prime rib, farmers’ market fruits and vegetables, decadent desserts and more. All moms will start the day with a complimentary glass of rosé, followed by a lavish buffet, live music and special children’s activities.

exploretock.com/meritageresort

 

May 16-22

CHI Sweet Sixteen Celebration

Community Health Initiative celebrates 16 years hosting a virtual silent auction. Bid on spectacular lots to help improve the health of your community by donating to CHI. Shop with purpose today. Sponsorships are available. calchi.org

 

May 22

Drive Up to a Greener You!

Looking for ways to save water during the drought? Want more information and tools for conserving water, energy, and other natural resources at home? Join the City of Napa, Napa San, NRWS, and Napa County RCD from 10 am to 2 pm for free device giveaways, literature, and tips from local experts. cityofnapa.org/water

 

May 23

Blue Note @ Charles Krug Winery Road Trip

“Daytime Disco” in the vineyard Poolside DJ set at 4 pm and 7:30 pm at Charles Krug Winery. Poolside is the recording project of producer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist of Jeffrey Paradise. Poolside began in a converted LA backyard pool house for summer soirees. Since then, Poolside has released three acclaimed albums, while performing at major stages across the globe. bluenotenapa.com

 

May 24

Courage & Light – Celebrating 

Napa County’s Resilient Youth

26th Annual Awards Evening hosted virtually by If Given A Chance to honor Napa County High School students who have demonstrated exceptional courage in overcoming extraordinary challenges. Free registration is available online and optional sign up for a silent auction. Enjoy pre-event entertainment, a keynote speaker, and annual awards. 

ifgivenachance.org/may24

 

May 28

Blue Note @ Charles Krug Winery Road Trip

An evening with Los Lobos with two shows at 5:30 pm and 8:30 pm at Charles Krug Winery. Los Lobos has sold millions of records, won prestigious awards and made fans around the world. Perhaps its most lasting impact will be how well its music embodies the idea of America as a cultural melting pot—in it, styles all come together to create a new sound greater than the sum of its parts. bluenotenapa.com