Private Vintner-Hosted Events

Part of what sets Auction Napa Valley apart is the opportunity to spend personal time with vintners in their homes and wineries at truly bespoke private events on Thursday, Friday and Saturday of Auction weekend.

Please view the enticing offerings from the vintners and to select the style and theme that intrigues you most.

Thursday Vintner Welcome Parties
June 1, 2017

Sip. Snack. Breathe. Relax. Ease into the weekend as you leave the world behind. Enjoy Napa Valley wines from the cellar and seasonal fare from gardens and grills as the sun sets over the vineyards and hillsides.


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Glamorous Welcome to Napa Valley

Viader Vineyards & Winery

Experience true Napa Valley hospitality with a touch of Argentine flair. Escape to Argentina's tango district with Delia Viader, Argentine-born founder and winemaker of Viader, as we transform our winery estate into the historic street in Buenos Aires known as "El Caminito." Delight in a professional tango show with the backdrop of our panoramic views of the Napa Valley. Enjoy our private...


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A Spanish Affair at Joseph Phelps Vineyards

Joseph Phelps Vineyards

Join members of the Phelps Family at their recently renovated historic Napa Valley winery for an unforgettable Spanish-themed evening of wine, food and conversation to kick off Auction Napa Valley 2017. The evening will begin with a terrace reception overlooking Joseph Phelps' 640-acre home ranch. Guests will then head inside the winery for a three-course meal featuring Spanish-style paella...

Friday Vintner-Hosted Dinners
June 2, 2017

Intimate. Elegant. Each dinner reflects the art, architecture and personality of your vintner hosts, their homes, their wineries. Fabulous food from renowned chefs and special occasion Napa Valley wines will come together, creating special memories just for you.

Saturday Vintner-Hosted Al Fresco Activities
June 3, 2017

Rise and shine. It’s time for an inspiring activity to start your day. An outdoor art class? Bicycling on a sun-dappled lane? Brunch and bocce or yoga overlooking the vines? It’s your choice and your chance to be restored while enjoying a beautiful morning in the Napa Valley.