A Season of Splendor: Top 10 Festive Celebrations in Napa and Sonoma



As the year draws to a close, Napa and Sonoma Valley come alive with a symphony of lights, music, and culinary delights, inviting locals and visitors alike to revel in the holiday spirit. At ALTA Luxury Transportation, we’re thrilled to guide you through the top 10 festive celebrations in these enchanting wine regions.

  1. Sonoma Square Lights: Sonoma Square transforms into a magical wonderland as thousands of lights adorn the historic square. Join us for a leisurely stroll amidst the radiant glow, creating cherished holiday memories.
  2. Sky & Vine Igloos: Embrace the warmth and wonder of the season in the Sky & Vine Igloos at Archer Hotel Napa. These private, heated igloos offer a snug retreat with stunning vineyard views, complemented by a curated dining experience.
  3. Annual Holiday Dinner in the Cask Room at Merryvale: Merryvale Vineyards invites you to an exquisite holiday dinner in the heart of their historic cask room. Delight in gourmet cuisine, paired with their finest wines, in a setting steeped in tradition.
  4. The Meritage/Vista Collina Resort Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony: Gather at The Meritage Resort & Spa for a dazzling tree lighting ceremony. The festivities include live music and wine tasting, all against the backdrop of a beautifully adorned tree.
  5. Robert Mondavi Winery Holiday Party: Experience the warmth of Robert Mondavi Winery’s hospitality at their annual holiday party. Enjoy live music, delectable bites, and, of course, a selection of their celebrated wines.
  6. Domaine Carneros Holiday Reception & Dinner: Raise a glass to the season at Domaine Carneros. Their holiday reception and dinner offer an evening of elegance, complete with sparkling wines and gourmet delights.
  7. Lighted Boat Parade in Petaluma River: Join the festive flotilla along the Petaluma River for the annual Lighted Boat Parade. Spectacularly decorated boats illuminate the waterways, creating a magical scene for all to enjoy.
  8. The Yurts at Charter Oak: Escape to The Yurts at Charter Oak for an intimate dining experience. These private, heated yurts offer an enchanting setting to savor exceptional cuisine in the heart of wine country.
  9. Calistoga Lighted Tractor Parade: Experience the whimsy of the Calistoga Lighted Tractor Parade, where vintage tractors adorned with festive lights roll through the streets, creating a one-of-a-kind holiday spectacle.
  10. Candlelight Holiday Special Concerts in SF Bay Area: Venture beyond the vineyards to experience the Candlelight Holiday Special Concerts in the San Francisco Bay Area. Immerse yourself in the ethereal glow of candlelight as talented musicians perform timeless holiday classics.


At ALTA Luxury Transportation, we understand the importance of arriving in style and comfort to these cherished events. Our fleet of luxury vehicles ensures your journey is both safe and indulgent, allowing you to fully embrace the festive spirit. Join us in celebrating the season of joy and merriment in Napa and Sonoma Valley. Book your transportation with ALTA and make this holiday season truly unforgettable. Cheers to a season of splendor and celebration!