Arts in April in the Napa Valley

Ah, April – the month when the arts and wine collide in the Napa Valley. In addition to lush hills, poppy-lined roads and vines sprouting the start of the 2014 vintage, wine country will be featuring sights to satisfy your cultural appetite.

Bob Blumer

Bob Blumer‘s playful piece on Dolce: “Aromatic Wine Mister”

Here are some events to consider if you’re planning your Napa Valley getaway this month:

Tuesday, April 15
Art Conversations: Author Alyson Kuhn
7:00 – 8:30 PM at The Oxbow School (Napa)

Wednesday, April 16 to Wednesday, April 30
The Edge of Vanishing by Local Artist Julia Crane
Gallery Hours: Tue – Sat 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM at Martin Showroom (St. Helena)

Wednesday, April 16
Art Conversations: The Art of Concoction: Jekyll & Hyde
Screening by Allison Fox
7:00 PM at Robert Louis Stevenson Museum (St. Helena)

Thursday, April 17
A New Perspective on Napa Valley
Napa Valley Vintners (St. Helena)
RSVP to the Napa Valley Vintners at 707.963.3388

Friday, April 18
Art Conversations: Photographer Baron Wolman
5:00 PM at Sunroom at Andaz Hotel (Napa)
RSVP by April 11th to

Saturday, April 19
bASH: Annual Food and Wine Pairing Competition
Culinary Institute of America, Greystone (St. Helena)
Tickets are available for purchase for $90

Saturday, April 19
Artist Reception: The Edge of Vanishing
4:00 – 6:00 PM at Martin Showroom (St. Helena)

Saturday, April 19
Art Conversations: Sculptors Lilsa Demetrios and Matt Gill
11:00 AM at Auberge du Soleil (Rutherford)

Wednesday, April 23
Napa Valley Film Festival presents SENSING RED: a Special Evening of Film and Frivolity
6:30 PM at City Winery Napa (Napa)
Tickets are available for purchase for $95

Saturday, April 26
Artist Reception: Molly Corbett
2:30 – 5:30 PM, Blackbird of Calistoga (Calistoga)

Saturday, April 26
Reception with Paul Youngman & Kristine Pallas
2:00 – 5:00 PM, Lee Youngman Galleries (Calistoga)

Saturday, April 26
Indian Springs Art Gallery
2:00 – 5:00 PM, The Gallery at Indian Springs (Calistoga)

Saturday, April 26
Miniature Exhibition & Hands-On Art Workshops
11:00 AM – 6:00 PM Calistoga Art Center (Calistoga)

Saturday, April 26
Venetian Carnival
11:00 AM, Ca’ Toga Galleria D’Arte (Calistoga)
Fee: $30/person

Saturday April 28
Napa Crossroads Release Party
City Winery Napa (Napa)
Limited tickets are $75 per person
Our very own CEO Larry Maguire offers his musical talents on the Napa Crossroads CD!