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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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A scene worthy of the most romantic opera
August 2, 2018
A scene worthy of the most romantic opera

C Magazine published an photo feature on Festival Napa Valley's Opening Night "in a romantic Meadowood glade beneath noble native oaks—a scene worthy of the most romantic opera."

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"Hottest tickets of the summer season"
August 1, 2018
"Hottest tickets of the summer season"

Nob Hill Gazette, in the Party Pages of its August 2018 issue, featured images from Opening Night and the Arts for All Gala.

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Season Thirteen in the Press
July 29, 2018
Season Thirteen in the Press

Festival Napa Valley's Thirteenth Season was covered widely in regional, national and social media as a must-attend festival. 

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An "absolutely epic" festival
July 19, 2018
An "absolutely epic" festival

KRON4 did an in depth interview with Festival Napa Valley Board Chair Timothy Blackburn and Board Member Athena Blackburn, digging into the festival's history, free concerts, and 2018 events. Festival Napa Valley, the station says, is "absolutely epic and helps keep Napa’s reputation as a cultural Mecca."

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Nadine Sierra featured in OperaWire
July 1, 2018
Nadine Sierra featured in OperaWire

OperaWire featured a lengthy interview with Nadine Sierra, who, with Bryan Hymel, opens the thirteenth season of Festival Napa Valley. “I fell in love with the festival," Sierra says, "because it celebrates and supports all existing art forms in combination with appreciative audiences and incredibly generous sponsors. This is what the classical arts need and the Festival Napa Valley gives it just that.”

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