What’s Open in Napa Valley

Updated November 17, 2020

Napa County is now in the purple tier on California’s COVID-19 rating chart, meaning restrictions on businesses and activities are once again strict. Additional information outlining what is open and how to visit Napa Valley is included below.


Napa County has moved back to the purple tier as of Nov 16, with stricter restrictions in place. All visitors and locals must practice social distancing and remember 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 and whether reservations are required

    Many Napa Valley businesses are open, though most are operating with modifications.

    Napa Valley Wineries, Tasting Rooms

    Effective Nov 16, 2020, wineries are open for outdoor service (tasting, visitation) only. See our list of Open Napa Valley Wineries here. Buy a Covet Pass for complimentary wine tastings at wineries throughout Napa Valley and Sonoma or reserve a private Wine Country Experience.

    Napa Valley Hotels

    Napa Valley Hotels are open, but expect some amenities to be limited or unavailable.

    Napa Valley Restaurants

    Restaurants in Napa Valley are open and available for outdoor dining only. For a list of Napa Valley restaurants currently open, click here: Open Napa Valley Restaurants.

    Parks, Attractions, Entertainment

    Family entertainment centers, movie theaters, zoos, and museums may open for outdoor activities only. Theme parks must stay closed. Click Here to check out what activities and things are available to do in Napa Valley.

    Bars, brewpubs, breweries, and pubs

    Bars, breweries, and brewpubs may open for outdoor operations only if they are offering sit-down, dine-in meals.

    Gyms, fitness centers, hair salons, nail salons

    Gyms and fitness centers have been permitted to reopen for outdoor operation only. Hair salons, nail salons, and personal care providers must follow strict hygenie measures and indoor service is capped at 25%.


    Shopping malls and retailers have been permitted to reopen indoors at 25% capacity.


    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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