Throwback Thursday: Looking Back Napa County's summer of 2019 Sep 19, 2019 Facebook Twitter SMS Email Print Save The first day of autumn is Monday, Sept. 23, so let's take take one last look at Summer 2019 before it fades for good. BottleRock 2019, Day 1 Shannon Shaw rocks out on the JaM Cellars Stage at BottleRock on Friday. Samie Hartley, Register BottleRock 2019, Day 2 Even men embraced the glittery festival style at BottleRock on Saturday. Samie Hartley, Register Calistoga Memorial Day Katie Hopgood sang 'America the Beautiful' and 'The National Anthem' at Logvy Park. Cynthia Sweeney, The Weekly Calistogan St. Helena Memorial Day Pathfinder Vanessa Wallin and American Legion member Don Sheehan raise the American flag at the beginning of Monday's Memorial Day ceremony. Jesse Duarte, Star Napa Memorial Day The American Legion Honor Guard Post 113 delivered a rifle salute during the Memorial Day ceremony in downtown Napa in Veterans Memorial Park. Barry Eberling Register Auction Napa Valley 2019 4 Pop star Katy Perry opened the live auction showcase of Auction Napa Valley with a five-song set of acoustic versions of her hits, including "Roar," before the start of bidding Saturday afternoon at the Meadowood resort near St. Helena. Howard Yune, Register George Carl Kids Fishing Derby About 30 children ages 3 to 15 took part Sunday morning in the 50th annual George Carl Kids Fishing Derby at the Lake Hennessey boat launch east of St. Helena. The event, organized by the Active 20-30 Club of Napa, is designed to encourage children to spend time outdoors, and features contests by age group for catching the longest fish in three categories. Howard Yune/Register Drag Queens of the Valley Rock M. Sakura made a flower-laden entrance onto the Napa Valley Opera House stage during Saturday's second annual Drag Queens of the Valley revue, a highlight of the local LGBTQ Pride Month schedule. Howard Yune/Register Drag Queens of the Valley Saturday's Drag Queens of the Valley at the Napa Valley Opera House ended with a performance of Lee Greenwood's "God Bless the USA" by Raya Light. Howard Yune/Register Yountville Father's Day Car Show 2019 Bruce Mooers of Napa (in white T-shirt) was joined by his sons Carson, 15, and Brodie, 9, at Sunday's 29th annual Father's Day Car Show in Yountville. The family displayed a 1966 Chevrolet Corvair Corsa, a rare turbocharged six-cylinder version of the rear-engine sports coupe. Howard Yune, Register Home Depot Foundation volunteers at the Yountville Veterans Home Nearly 450 volunteers showed up to the Yountville Veterans Home to paint murals and add other improvements to the campus. Courtney Teague, Register Napa Valley Special Olympics Law Enforcement Torch Run 2019 Officers on the annual Law Enforcement Run approach Yountville on Wednesday, June 19. Left to right, Napa County Probation Officers Spencer Klew, Claire Crone, Katie Giugni and Maria Calderon. Sean Scully, Register Napa County Resource Conservation District river cleanup 6/22/2019 Anastasia Busby shows off a rubber chicken she found while collecting trash at a Napa County Resource Conservation District cleanup. Courtney Teague, Register Calistoga snowball fight Cheer Bar owner Alicia Surber Wong temporarily gets the upper hand in a snowball fight in Pioneer Park June 22. Cynthia Sweeney, Weekly Calistogan Rock the Ride Yountville 2019 From left to right: Napa City Councilmember Liz Alessio, Napa County Supervisor Belia Ramos, Napa County Sheriff John Robertson, Napa County Supervisor Alfredo Pedroza, California Assemblymember Cecilia Aguiar-Curry, Napa Vice Mayor Scott Sedgley, Yountville Vice Mayor Kerri Dorman, California Senator Bill Dodd, Napa County Supervisor Ryan Gregory and U.S. Rep. Mike Thompson take the stage at Rock the Ride. Courtney Teague, Register Napa Locals Night Out Locals Night Out, which debuted this summer and takes place each Wednesday evening, brings Napa-based merchants into the central artery of First Street Napa as part of a festival that also showcases local food, wine, beer and musicians. Howard Yune, Register Napa Fourth of July parade 2019 Napa celebrates the Fourth of July at a downtown parade. Jennifer Huffman, Register Napa Fourth of July parade 2019 Napa celebrates the Fourth of July at a downtown parade. Jennifer Huffman, Register Calistoga Fourth of July 2019 Kids of all ages enjoyed carnival rides at the Fourth of July Celebration at the Napa Valley Fairgrounds in Calistoga. Cynthia Sweeney, Weekly Calistogan Calistoga Fourth of July parade 2019 Fran Campion poses with her 1963 Mercury Comet convertible on Cedar Street prior to the 2019 Calistoga 4th of July Parade. She's owned the classic car for a year and it's been in three Calistoga parades since then. David Stoneberg photo Bike parade Two riders in the St. Helena bike parade approach the corner of Starr and Hunt avenues. Jesse Duarte, Star Napa County Library opens on Sundays Silvia Mendoza took advantage of the Napa County Library's newly restored Sunday hours at the main branch to study for her state biologist's licensing exam. The Coombs Street library is open Sundays from 1 to 5 p.m., restoring a seven-day schedule the county had shortened in 2010 due to recession-related budget cuts. Howard Yune, Register Boys & Girls Club Summer Olympics Members of the Boys & Girls Club of St. Helena and Calistoga competed in archery in the Summer Olympic Games held July 19 at Logvy Park. Cynthia Sweeney, Weekly Calistogan Día de la Familia 2019 A series of dances by Ballet Folklorico El Valle St. Helena entertained audiences Sunday at the eighth annual Día de la Familia in downtown Napa. Howard Yune, Register WineaPAWlooza 2019 Monica Stevens, co-founder of Jameson Rescue Ranch and Mr. Moo, a 225-pound pot-bellied pig pose for a photo at the WineaPAWlooza fundraiser July 20. Cynthia Sweeney, Weekly Calistogan Napa Porchfest 2019 One of the several homes on Randolph Street participating in Sunday's ninth annual Napa Porchfest hosted The Last Resort, with Jenny Valassopoulos on bass and James McGee as lead vocalist. More than 100 acts performed on porches and front yards around the Old Town Neighborhood. Howard Yune, Register Napa Porchfest 2019 Otis & the Smokestacks performed outside an Oak Street home during the early slot of Sunday's ninth annual Napa Porchfest, which brought free performances from more than 100 musical acts to the historic Old Town district. Howard Yune, Register Napa Art Walk 2019 tour Danette Landry (right) of Napa describes the inspiration for her sculpture "Reconstruite," one of eight installations comprising the latest edition of the Napa Art Walk. The piece will be exhibited at First and Randolph streets into 2021. Howard Yune, Register Napa Humane Walk for Animals 2019 Cheryl (right) and Michael Begulelin of Napa garbed themselves and their dogs, 11 1/2-year-old Niki and 8-year-old Jesse, in superhero costumes for Sunday's Walk for Animals, the annual canine-and-owner procession organized as a fundraiser for Napa Humane. Howard Yune, Register Calistoga National Night Out Maureen Taylor, left, and Tim Wilkes cooked hot dogs on Tuesday night as part of the Calistoga Rotary Club's free barbecue at the National Night Out event, held at Calistoga's Logvy Park. David Stoneberg, Star Napa National Night Out 2019 Ayden Mendez, 3, gets handprinted by the Napa County Sheriff's Office forensics staff during National Night Out Tuesday at the Napa Walmart. Courtney Teague, Register Napa Town & Country Fair 2019 Children enjoyed rides, such as the Baja Buggies, in the kiddie carnival area at the Napa Town & Country Fair on Wednesday. Samie Hartley, Register Napa Town & Country Fair 2019 Golden Bear Grill features Giant Curly Fries. This snack, which consists of 3-4 potatoes, can be yours for $11 at the Napa Town & Country Fair. Samie Hartley, Register St. Helena National Night Out Winning a $50 gift certificate to Gott's Roadside Cafe as part of the Aug. 6 National Night Out celebration at Lyman Park were Oscar and Denise Henquet and their daughters, Jools, 10 and Bo, who is 8. David Stoneberg, Star Junior Livestock Auction 2019 Victoria Politz from Las Amigas 4-H showcases her pig at the Junior Livestock Auction at the Napa Town & Country Fair on Saturday. Samie Hartley, Register Main Street Reunion Car Show 2019 Downtown Napa was transformed into Memory Lane as hundreds of classic cars lined Main and Third streets for the annual Main Street Reunion Car Show on Saturday. Samie Hartley, Register Be Kind Walk 2019 Be Kind marchers start off the march by heading out of Yountville Veterans Memorial Park and to the Napa Valley Museum. Courtney Teague, Register Napa Bark for Life 2019 Roxy, a 10-year-old English springer spaniel, is a hospital therapy dog who was taken by Nancy Large of Sonoma Valley Hospital to Sunday's Bark for Life event in Napa. The gathering was a fundraiser for the American Cancer Society. Howard Yune, Register Blues, Brews & BBQ 2019 Anna Guardino of Hop Valley pours a beer at the Blues, Brews & BBQ festival in downtown Napa on Saturday. Courtney Teague, Register Blues, Brews & BBQ 2019 Billy Watson performed on the main stage at Dwight Murray Plaza during the Blues, Brews & BBQ festival in downtown Napa on Saturday. Courtney Teague, Register Sharpsteen's Instant Wine Cellar Raffle winner Mark Petersen receives congratulations from MC's Dario Sattui and Irina Yartseva at Sharpteen Museum's Instant Wine Cellar fundraiser Aug. 24. Cynthia Sweeney, The Weekly Calistogan NVUSD teacher Carrie Strohl and the Z project After making spiral "zoodle" noodles from zucchini, NVUSD teacher Carrie Strohl gives each student a noodle to taste test. Some of the noodles were quite long which amazed the students. Jennifer Huffman, Register Playground Fantástico rebuild Phil Smith, a Kiwanis Club of Napa volunteer with Gentlemen of Jazz, played tunes for people rebuilding Playground Fantástico on Saturday morning. Courtney Teague, Register Cowboy Poetry and Music Gathering, Yountville Singer-songwriter Mike Beck (left), poet and water rights activist Olivia Romo (center) and singer-rancher Gail Steiger highlighted Saturday's fifth annual Cowboy Poetry and Music Gathering at Yountville's Lincoln Theater. The performance is an offshoot of the National Cowboy Poetry Gathering in Elko, Nevada. Howard Yune, Register Fiesta en el Molino Bale The second annual Fiesta en el Molino Bale celebrated Latino Heritage and Mexican Independence Day Sept. 14. Cynthia Sweeney, The Weekly Calistogan Facebook Twitter SMS Email Print Save Recommended View All Promotions promotion Pet tributes promotion spotlight AP How much do you know about Halloween? More Latest Local Offers Advanced Eco Cleaning Concepts FALL CLEANING SPECIAL @ ADVANCED ECO CLEANING - 10% off first two cleanings for new customers! Tulocay Cemetery For 150 years, Tulocay Cemetery has served the Napa Valley as a place of honor and memory. 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