The ninth edition of BottleRock returns to the Napa Valley Expo May 27-29. Three-day tickets go on sale 10 a.m. Tuesday.
Through the fits and starts of a slow emergence from COVID-19 restrictions, music and theater gradually returned to local stages and audiences.
"Renegades: Born in the USA" by Barack Obama, Bruce Springsteen; Crown (320 pages, $50) ——— In 2008, an unlikely friendship began to flourish between a rock 'n' roll legend and an American politician. Barack Obama was campaigning to become the first Black president of the United States, and he invited Bruce Springsteen to perform a concert at a rally in Ohio. "I had wonderful experiences ...
After a year away due to the pandemic, Blues, Brews & BBQ on Saturday brought live music, barbecue smoke, and beer and wine back to the he…
The Blues, Brews & BBQ festival returns to downtown Napa on Saturday (Oct. 2) in downtown Napa from noon-6 p.m.
Organizers have backed away from a concert set for Sept. 26 at the Oxbow Commons, in favor of a return to Old Town Napa in 2022.
Music fans in their tens of thousands continued to back the Napa Valley Expo for the festival that was muted in 2020 by the pandemic.
BottleRock 2021 kicks off on Friday. Here is a look back at highlights from past festivals.
Chris Stapleton, Guns N' Roses, and Foo Fighters will be among the headliners at the music festival's return to the Expo this weekend.
Organizers of the Napa concert series, which begins Saturday, will require spectators to verify full vaccination or a recent negative COVID-19 test.
UPDATE - Organizers announced Sept. 16 that the event had been cancelled.
Live musical performances are now permitted at limited capacity indoors in Napa Valley. The fate of larger gatherings — including BottleRock — appears undecided.
By turning large gatherings into potential disease super-spreaders, the coronavirus turned 2020 into the year the fun died — or, at best, turned virtual.
Expo directors are entertaining three proposals for drive-in-style entertainment at the fairgrounds before winter rains.
"Only incidental music is permissible at this time,” read the amended language that appeared on the state Liquor Authority’s website last week.
Language added to the middle of an SLA web page states that "advertised and/or ticketed shows are not permissible," despite businesses having done just that for several weeks.
Unable to work in the live setting, musicians have kept their art alive by turning inward.
Area musicians express mixed feelings about the return of the live music environment that has been a major component in their lives.
Here are several things I thought I’d never miss about going to concerts.
In September, the experimental rock duo 100 gecs premiered a new track to a gathered posse of avatars inside the video game Minecraft. Part of an event called the Mine Gala, it was organized and promoted by a team of real-life creators via an “independent virtual events platform” called Open Pit.
Upcoming events are mostly canceled in Calistoga and Napa Valley the week of March 19.
Many, many events have been postponed or canceled because of COVID-19.
Are you looking for things to do in the Napa Valley, especially in the Upvalley area? This community calendar can help.
Looking for things to do in Napa Valley? Here are a list of events happening in Napa County this week: Sunday, March 8 to Saturday, March 14.