Mission & Programs

Engaging audiences with innovative programs that enrich and inspire.


Festival Napa Valley enhances the quality of life by bringing the arts to all. The Festival offers free and affordable access to world-class performances, both live at Napa Valley’s iconic venues, and virtually to audiences worldwide. A leader in arts education, Festival Napa Valley presents inspiring educational programs to schools and original programming for youth, and provides scholarships for talented young artists.

Encouraging inclusiveness, diversity and innovation, and leveraging music’s unparalleled ability to bring people together and to provide a sense of belonging, Festival Napa Valley plays a vital role in building a healthy, vibrant community.

Who We Are

Festival Napa Valley is presented by Napa Valley Festival Association, a nonprofit organization with a mission to bring the arts to all through world-class performances and inspiring arts education programs.

Governed by a dedicated board of prominent vintners and local leaders, the Festival enriches the heart and soul of Napa Valley through its diverse programs. More than 200 artists, wineries, resorts, theaters, restaurants, chefs, and vintners participate each year, joining with audiences, patrons, staff and volunteers to create a vibrant and vital community.

To learn more about who we are and how you can play a part, contact us using the form below!