Festival Napa Valley

This is your festival, Napa Valley. Arts, music, wine — a summer celebration in the heart of wine country.

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Festival del Sole renamed ‘Festival Napa Valley’, scheduled for July 2016

A new year. A new name. So say the people behind Festival del Sole, which has been renamed Festival Napa Valley:   I like the new name and look. Given that the festival is held across multiple venues in the Napa Valley, and is really a showcase for all that Napa has to...

The Art of Hall Wines (Napa Valley Festival del Sole)

An out-of-body experience in Napa. Craig and Kathryn Hall give me a tour of their art collection at Hall Wines. But not without a surprise or two.

On Location Napa – Festival del Sole

Classical rockstar Joshua Bell kicks off opening night this Friday when he performs Vivaldi's Four Seasons at the spectacular Castello di Amorosa in Calistoga.

Preview: Napa Valley Festival del Sole (Video)

Festival del Sole. July 11-20. Mark your calendars. One of Napa's cultural gems features another strong line-up of performers. Classical rockstar Joshua Bell headlines the opening night gala.

Margrit Mondavi receives Monteith Trophy for contributions to wine industry (Video)

The First Lady of Napa Valley, Margrit Mondavi, the 30th person to receive the prestigious award, was honored at a luncheon yesterday at the Robert Mondavi Winery.

Watch: ‘Mad Men’ star Vincent Kartheiser on Facebook, Canada, Thai food (Outtakes)

Bucking the trend -- led by the likes of Ashton Kutcher, Shaq, Lady Gaga -- Vincent Kartheiser eschews social media. Facebook, he says, is like "a bunch of people on their soapbox in the park, screaming that they're having a taco on Third Street."

Stark Insider TV: Rock ‘n Roll Croquet (outtakes)

Mike tells me, "it's far, far more difficult than becoming a Master Somelier." Gauntlet thrown.

Festival del Sole: Spectacular evening of style, celebration at Meadowood gala (Photos)

The Festival del Sole in Napa kicked off in grand style with a stunning evening of food, live performances, Caymus wine, and a spirited croquet tournament (Margrit Mondavi brought her A-game with some fierce strokes).

Stark Pick of the Week: Festival del Sole in Napa

Actors scheduled to attend Fest del Sole include Chris Noth, Michael Keaton, Hugh Dancy, Minnie Driver, and Dennis Haysbert. All will participate Satuday night ("24 Hour Plays") in 4 short plays written merely hours before curtain.

Let the show begin…

Go on location with Stark Insider across the San Francisco Bay Area. Premiere Napa Valley, Pebble Beach Food and Wine, SF Chefs, Mill Valley Film Festival, Festival del Sole, Berkeley Repertory Theatre, San Francisco Black and White Ball. Team Stark is there, and ready to bring you all the...