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Arts in April - Artist funfest

Need some inspiration?

Looking for a grand adventure?

Celebrate the arts this month with Arts in April, offering compelling art concepts, performances, wine and tasty treats.

Over 45 arts and cultural events from American Canyon to Calistoga, feature performances and exhibits throughout this month. Here is a sneak preview and ALL events are listed online at

Once again, Arts Council Napa Valley has partnered with artists and cities for lively celebrations of music, poetry and creativity throughout Napa Valley. Five cities are creating their own distinct experience focused upon their downtown district.


SARAFORNIA: The Arts of Calistoga

March 30 to April 2

A four-day grassroots celebration of Calistoga’s bohemian spirit, including FLOWER BOMB floral arrangements of iconic masterworks.

Don’t miss the lively Speakeasy at TANK Garage Winery. Go Boho!


Bunny Hop Printmaking Workshop with St. Helena artist, Nancy Willis April 1 9:30am – 12:30pm

Pastries and Prints April 1 1:30pm – 4:30pm

Pinot and Prints

Get a jump on spring with this relief printmaking workshop and create unique artist prints and a printed canvas bag. No experience necessary! Take 1 or 2 sessions ($75 per session or $130 for the complete day). Includes all materials, instruction and tasty treats. 1830 Soscol #D in Napa. Reservations are required. Contact or 707.738.7173.


ENGAGE Art Fair 2017

Napa County Fairgrounds - Sponsored by Celebrate! Napa Valley

Sat., April 1 – 10am - 4pm Sun. , April 2 – 12pm - 4pM

This event is an interactive experience, showcasing artisans and makers, local wine and food, live music and art demos. This includes art by Lisa Kaplan and Karen Lynn Ingalls.


Peter Scaturro Art Studio Tour

Three weekends in April

April 1 & 2; April 22 & 23; April 29 & 30

Sat. 10am – 5pm; Sun. 11am – 5pm

Peter presents his UNKNOWING Series featuring vibrant color and rhythm, created spontaneously, similar in style to Kandinsky who painted a hundred years ago at 146 Monte Vista Drive, Napa.


Live Artist Demos

Art Gallery Napa Valley

Gallery artists will provide live demonstrations at 1307 First Street, scheduled as follows:

April 1 – 15 Debbie Ames