Napa, CA Community And Real Estate Information
Welcome to Napa, California
Have you ever dreamed of the perfect lifestyle, living in a beautiful area with bountiful choices of all the characteristics that make life grand? Napa puts you in the heart of the Wine Country amid sun-splashed hills and vineyards, in a town rich with history and culture. A wonderful investment in lifestyle for your family or retirement for generations to come can be found in Napa.
1847 was the year in which Napa, California was laid out by Nathan Combs. The accessibility of the Napa River made commerce and trade possible, as goods and transportation evolved. The population was a mix of the native Indians, Europeans and Asians; visitors, especially gold miners, began to travel to the city in the winter.The first building in the town of Napa was a saloon. Our local newspaper, the Napa Register was founded in 1856 and is still actively printing today. Find more information about the history of Napa County at the Historical Society website.
Napa ParksThe City of Napa presents a variety of classes and recreation for residents; all ages are served with aquatics, basketball, preschool, after school sports and adult sports. The Napa Golf Course at Kennedy Park offers golf lessons and tournaments. Napa is an extremely golf-friendly community for all family members, boasting many world-class courses as well.
Napa Attractions and Activities
Cultural arts thrive in Napa. Napa offers a front row seat to the Napa Valley Film Festival, which happens in November each year. Long-running venues for live, local performing arts can be discovered and enjoyed at the Napa Valley Opera House, and the historic Uptown Theater . The Jarvis Conservatory hosts performances, puppets, films and music. Napa art galleries and attractions include the beloved Jessel Gallery, di Rosa and Gordon Huether Studio.
And, of course, one of our most globally popular and beloved annual events is Auction Napa Valley, which contributes significantly to local charities such as low-cost health services for the entire County of Napa, educational endeavors, and services for seniors, among many other grantees (listed on the website).
Napa life provides some of the best entertainment and events in Wine Country. In addition to the Napa Valley Film Festival, you'll find plenty of diverse and unique art at Art On First and the Napa Artwalk, featuring sculpture that is accessible throughout the year. More information about Napa art events can be found on the Arts Council Of Napa Valley website.
Sunrise balloon flights are always a special event happening in Napa. Floating over wineries and vineyards, this is just one of the experiences available living in Napa, with many professional ballooning companies to choose from. On any given morning, imagine looking up to see the sky speckled with colorful balloons in flight!
The Napa Farmer's Markets offer the best of locally grown fruits and vegetables and also features local crafts and hand-made products, including local honey.
Napa Valley residents experience winery tours, cooking classes and tastings, vintage aircraft exhibits, cook-offs and more, right in the area. More details and up-to-date information can be found on the Napa Valley website. Owning a home in Napa brings it all to your door.
To find out about available properties, email Carolyn Roberts, your Napa Realtor at firstname.lastname@example.org or dial 707-258-5248 or 707-953-1798. Carolyn grew up in Napa. With her years of experience, Carolyn can help you find the perfect home. Please explore the surrounding areas such as Calistoga, American Canyon, Yountville, Rutherford, St. Helena, and our neighbors in Sonoma Valley!