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Behind the Scenes: NVFF16 Culinary Stage

Napa’s historic riverfront and the Napa Mill buildings were used in the second half of the 1800s as a sea and river commerce center. Over 150 years of rich Napa Valley history later, the complex played host to our Culinary Stage, Napa Box Office, Napa Wine Pavilion, and more. This lively, walkable corner of Downtown [...]

By | 2017-03-20T17:58:21+00:00 November 22nd, 2016|Festival, News|0 Comments

Behind the Vines: Favia Wines

Favia Erickson Winegrowers is a collaboration between Annie Favia and Andy Erickson. These two find vivacious, one-of-kind vineyards that are ideal for growing sensational wine grapes. Favia Wines are known for fruit-forward, renowned varietals, each having unique and distinct aromas and characteristics. But it’s all about the grapes. Favia Wines has been growing grapes and making [...]

By | 2017-02-21T04:24:54+00:00 November 21st, 2016|Festival, Food & Wine, News|0 Comments

#FestDressed: Going Out With a Bang

Do you dread packing for a place you’ve never been before? Are you never sure what to wear to what event? You are not alone. That’s why we brought in local fashion blogger Evin Elizabeth to debunk the myths and demonstrate the tips to get you ready for NVFF. Learn how to blend in with [...]

By | 2017-02-21T04:25:38+00:00 November 13th, 2016|Festival, News|0 Comments

Behind the Vines: Flora Springs

Flora Springs stems from sustainable living and organic farming. Their love for land influences simply everything that they do, including accruing land in Napa Valley's most bountiful and lustrous appellations: Rutherford, Oakville, St, Helena and Carneros. Flora Springs was one of the first wineries to pick grapes at night, crafting a practice that delivers cool [...]

By | 2017-02-21T04:32:54+00:00 November 12th, 2016|Festival, Film, Food & Wine|0 Comments

Behind the Vines: Ma(i)sonry Napa Valley

Nestled in one of Yountville’s most historic places, Ma(i)sonry Napa Valley offers a truly one-of-kind experience in wine country. It’s a mecca of culture, filled with highly edited furnishings and artwork. The collections of art on display include Napa Valley favorites, Bay Area’s most esteemed painters, as well as notable artists worldwide—all of which are [...]

By | 2016-11-09T15:13:54+00:00 November 9th, 2016|Festival, Food & Wine, News|0 Comments

Special Profile: Don Shindle of The Westin Verasa Napa

Each year the Napa Valley sees thousands and thousands of tourists. It's up to passionate experts like DON SHINDLE from The Westin Verasa Napa to ensure that their experience in the Valley is unforgettable. The hotel visitors choose has a much greater impact on their trip than just quality of a night's sleep. "Even more [...]

By | 2016-11-03T00:32:39+00:00 November 3rd, 2016|Festival, Travel|0 Comments

NVFF16 Doc Shorts About Conservation and Preservation

DOCUMENTARY SHORTS PROGRAM 3: Six unique stories challenge our thinking about changes in our environmental history, beautiful landmarks, and agriculture foundations. Our Documentary Three Shorts Program combines elements of beautiful scenery, heartwarming storytelling and sweet sentiments. This is what magic behind the camera looks like, in purest form—truly a collection of shorts not to miss [...]

By | 2016-11-02T20:10:13+00:00 November 2nd, 2016|Festival, News|0 Comments

Film Geek Paradise: The Top Places in San Francisco for the Movie Buff

The film industry, which has been around for more than 100 years, might have started down in Southern California, but San Francisco has had a long and colorful history with film that will make any self-proclaimed film geek giddy. Spanning film classics to today’s contemporary movies, San Francisco has everything to offer a film geek, [...]

By | 2017-02-21T04:27:40+00:00 November 2nd, 2016|Festival, Film, Travel|0 Comments

The Artisan Pavilion Experience at Farmstead

Integrated within the Wine Pavilion experience, we are featuring local artisans displaying and selling their items of craft Saturday, November 12 from 3:00pm - 5:00pm. Sip wine as you browse through samples and demonstrations by the craftsmen themselves in this unique and interactive experience at Farmstead in St. Helena, which is truly an a one-of-kind ambiance. [...]

By | 2016-10-26T18:53:44+00:00 October 26th, 2016|Festival, Food & Wine, News|0 Comments
NVFF17 • NOV 8 - 12

NVFF17 • NOV 8 – 12