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Festival Napa Valley Announces 2019 Officers and Committee Chairs
November 30, 2018
Festival Napa Valley Announces 2019 Officers and Committee Chairs

Festival Napa Valley, the performing arts organization recognized for elevating Napa Valley as a cultural destination, recently announced its 2019 officers and committee chairs elected at the November 15, 2018 Annual Meeting of the Board of Directors. 

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Vintners Robert Torres and John Trefethen Join Festival Napa Valley's Board of Directors
November 16, 2018
Vintners Robert Torres and John Trefethen Join Festival Napa Valley's Board of Directors

Festival Napa Valley announced the appointment of two new members to its Board of Directors: Trinchero Family Estates Principal and Vice Chairman Robert “Bob” Torres, and Trefethen Family Vineyards CEO John Trefethen.

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New York Social Diary - The Galas
October 25, 2018
New York Social Diary - The Galas

Part 2 of journalist Jeanne Lawrence's report for New York Social Diary on her "annual summer pilgrimage" to enjoy "wine, food, and cultural events over ten days at a multitude of venues throughout the Valley’s Wine Country."

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"One of the most influential philanthropists In the Bay Area"
October 4, 2018
"One of the most influential philanthropists In the Bay Area"

Haute Living, in its article, "How Athena Blackburn Is Living A Luxury Lifestyle With Purpose," by Olivia Hsu Decker, offers a excellent profile of Festival Napa Valley board member Athena Blackburn and her wide-ranging philanthropic activity.

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New York Social Diary
October 3, 2018
New York Social Diary

Journalist Jeanne Lawrence reports for New York Social Diary (part 1) on her "annual summer pilgrimage" to enjoy "wine, food, and cultural events over ten days at a multitude of venues throughout the Valley’s Wine Country."  

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"A stunning opening night"
September 10, 2018
"A stunning opening night"

Nob Hill Gazette reports that "It was a stunning opening night for Festival Napa Valley’s 13th season at Meadowood Napa Valley," and that "attendees had a blast at the Patron Dinner at Trefethen Family Vineyards," in their Party Pages coverage of this year's season. [View the PDF]

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Looking Back On The 10 Best Days Of Summer
September 6, 2018
Looking Back On The 10 Best Days Of Summer

Haute Living looked back at highlights of this year's festival, writing that "Ten days of world-class talent has left hearts full and minds inspired. From the stunning performances to the unprecedented generosity at The Arts for All Gala, much of the magic that happened at the festival encompasses community, strength, passion, and heart." [View as PDF]

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Tatiana Copeland featured in {Russian Life} magazine
September 1, 2018
Tatiana Copeland featured in Russian Life magazine

In its September/October issue, Russian Life magazine featured Festival Napa Valley patron Tatiana Copeland, her family history, and her "keen interest in the nexus of Russia, wine, and music."

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{Gentry Magazine} Highlights Opening Night
September 1, 2018
Gentry Magazine Highlights Opening Night

"The opening night celebration set the tone with a spectacular evening under the stars at MEADOWOOD with performances by opera soprano Nadine Sierra and tenor Jonathan Tetelman."

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Festival Napa Valley Wraps Record-Setting Season and Raises $2.5 Million at Arts for All Gala
August 6, 2018
Festival Napa Valley Wraps Record-Setting Season and Raises $2.5 Million at Arts for All Gala

Festival Napa Valley, recognized for transforming the world-famous wine region into a cultural destination, concluded its 13th summer season with record-setting audiences and an unprecedented presentation of 70 musically diverse concerts, events and programs including 22 admission-free concerts. The festival also raised $2.5 million at its Arts for All Gala, headlined by Tony and Emmy Award-winning actress and singer Kristin Chenoweth. 

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