What is Crush Season & How to Celebrate in Napa Valley
What is Crush Season?
Also known as “Harvest Season,” crush season is when winemakers decide that the grapes are ready to be picked after a fruitful growing season. This exciting time in Napa begins in early August and continues through late October—and it’s the most vibrant time to visit wine country!
Learn about where to celebrate the season. From harvest parties to grape stomping, and so much more!
Where to Experience Crush Season?
V. Sattui Winery
Location: 1111 White Ln, St Helena, CA 94574
This beautiful winery is celebrating crush season with their 35th Annual Harvest Ball where wine aficionados can dress to impress and enjoy a multi-course dinner prepared by a Michelin-starred chef, and drink award-winning wines from V. Sattui Winery. This event sells out quick, so be sure to secure your accommodations at RiverPointe Napa Valley and reserve your tickets.
Rutherford Hill Winery
Toast to the years spectacular wine harvest with Rutherford Hill Winery’s 8th Annual Barn Bash release party. Enjoy a special selection of wines paired with authentic BBQ fare, along with live music and stunning vineyard views.
Location: 849 Zinfandel Ln, St Helena, CA 94574
Be a “Winemaker for a Day” at Raymond Vineyards where guests will learn the art of winemaking and create three different blends of red wine. And following the blending session, guests can take home a bottle of your very special blend, featuring your own custom label. This experience is perfect during prime harvest season!
Are you ready to explore the fruits of “crush seasons”? For a limited time, save $250 and receive exclusive early access to RiverPointe Napa Valley (before prices go up!) when you vacation October 2019. Don’t miss out on this once in a lifetime opportunity to experience crush season.
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Book by March 17, 2019