What’s Open in Napa Valley

Updated January 19, 2021

Napa Valley is currently under a regional stay-at-home order, which will remain in place until further notice. Under this order, residents are directed to stay at home except for work, shopping, or other essential activities. Restaurants, wineries, and breweries are closed for in-person visits, however, food and wine purchases are available to-go. Indoor and outdoor private gatherings of any size are prohibited, as is non-essential travel. Additional information can be found below.


As of Thursday, Dec 17, 2020, Napa County is under a regional stay-at-home order. The order will remain in effect until the region’s ICU capacity is equal or greater than 15%. Everyone is required to practice the following safety measures:

  • Masks are required in all public places (indoors and outdoors)
  • Physical distancing is required in public
  • Visit with members of your own household
  • Call in advance to confirm if a business is open, the operating hours, and any special requirements

    Many businesses are currently closed or operating with modifications. See below for specific details.

    Napa Valley Wineries, Tasting Rooms

    Most wineries in Napa Valley are open for tasting room sales and pick-up at 20% capacity. Tastings are not currently permitted. Support local wineries by ordering wine online or for pick-up.

    Napa Valley Restaurants

    Restaurants are currently open for takeaway and delivery only. No in-person dining is allowed at this time. Support local restaurants by ordering for pick-up or delivery.

    Napa Valley Hotels

    Napa Valley Hotels are not open for non-essential travel, but will be providing accommodation for essential workers. Masking and social distancing are required.


    Retail stores are allowed indoor operation at 20% capacity, and 35% of capacity for standalone grocery stores, with no eating or drinking in the stores.

    Bars, brewpubs, breweries, and pubs

    Bars and breweries are closed for in-person consumption. Bars, breweries, and distilleries may exercise off-sale privileges and sell sealed containers of alcohol as permitted by the specific license for pick-up or delivery.

    Museums, Attractions, Entertainment

    Museums, zoos, movie theaters, and family entertainment centers are to remain closed.

    Gyms, fitness centers, hair salons, nail salons

    Gyms, fitness centers, salons, barber shops, and personal care services are to remain closed until further notice.

    Parks, Outdoor Recreation

    Outdoor recreational facilities are open, providing they allow for social distancing.


    As Wine Country continues to adjust to the changing environment related to COVID-19, you may be wondering if it’s safe to visit Napa Valley. To help you navigate the new Napa experience, we have created a summary of guidelines and recommendations so you can prepare for your visit and feel safe. Read More.

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