Off-Beat Wine Experiences

Upgrade your wine tasting experience when you visit the City of Napa and be sure to get more than what you paid for. Napa is home to small producers, family-owned wineries and fine wine shops for your everyday needs. Don’t settle for your average sip and sit. Get an experience like no other when you visit one of our many wine stops along the Napa Valley.

Uncorked at Oxbow is ready for you to join in and enjoy your glass of wine with a side of live music. You don’t have to be a wine member to join in on the fun. Whether you’re looking to play some music or just listen in on the talent, know that Thursday and Sunday is home to Open Mic when you visit Uncorked at Oxbow. You even get two complimentary wines upon arrival!

Not sure what kind of wine tasting expert you are? Vintner’s Collective is a wine tasting room with 16 boutique producers under one roof. Definitely come by if you want to taste some of the most sought-after wines. Tasting options vary from enthusiast, connoisseur, collector and aficionado.

Check out Square One Tasting Bar, the Napa Town Center’s very own tasting bar! Sit in the tasting bar room and get as close as it gets to Napa’s most historic wines. Square One features a number of wines from some of Napa’s larger, more prominent wineries.

Looking to meet the locals? Make your way over to CADET, a warm and inviting neighborhood bar. Here you will celebrate exceptional and affordable producers from California and beyond. Whether you are a wine aficionado or not, CADET provides a relaxed environment for wine lovers to learn and discover.

Want to do something outside-the-box? Look no further than Napa’s General Store, which offers blind wine tasting, by appointment only. Taste different vintner’s while being masked and in the dark, experiencing different bursts of flavor when wines are paired with different food like bacon and strawberries. If this seems a little too adventurous for you, stop in and try their two for $20 wine tasting. Napa General Store has you covered for all your wine needs.

With countless tasting rooms, Napa is the perfect setting for your very own off-beat wine experience. For more information on tasting rooms, restaurants and lodging, visit We hope you make the most of your trip when you visit the City of Napa, downtown and more!