This weekend’s ENGAGE Art Fair 2017 in Calistoga kicks off Arts in April Napa Valley.

The Friday Night Preview Party is from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, March 31, at the Napa County Fairgrounds, 1435 N. Oak St. The ENGAGE Art Fair, which is free and open to the public, is from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and noon to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Napa County Fairgrounds.

The Friday Night Preview Party will transcend and inspire the senses to elevate and innovate the way we experience art altogether, according to a press release. Under the creative direction of Napa artist Penelope Moore, known for her “Palette of the Palate” series, Event Planner David W. Aten of David Aten Events, and food purveyor Solage, an Auberge Resort, this event provides guests the opportunity to preview the work, meet the artists, watch live art and engage in a variety of experiences.

The ENGAGE Art Fair event team has created a special vignette, the ENGAGE Art Fair Pop-Up Lounge designed by RION Designs, showcasing fashions by JAKE Atelier + Flagship Showroom, diamonds by Scout Mandolin, photography by Bob McClenahan Photography and art by Penelope.

Attendees are encouraged to dress in white and become a part of the canvas. Purchase tickets at

Making the arts accessible to all, ENGAGE Art Fair is open to the public on Saturday, April 1, and Sunday, April 2, with free admission. Live and unplugged, the Art Fair showcases traditional and contemporary fine art from selected Napa Valley and Bay Area artists in one massive pop-up experience in an 11,000 square-feet gallery fusing fine art, couture fashion, photography, jewelry design, pottery, metal, music, interior design, food, wine, beer, and multimedia mash-ups throughout.

Details and a complete artist list are available at