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2024 Napa Lighted Art Festival 

January 20th - February 18th

More information coming soon!

About the festival 

The Napa Lighted Art Festival is a celebration of creative arts, technology, lights, and supports innovative techniques using light and light technologies as a growing art medium. 

This walkable outdoor experience is FREE in Downtown Napa.

The Napa Lighted Art Festival has five core values: 

To be Innovative, Contemporary, Uplifting, Inspiring and Imaginative 

The Napa Lighted Art Festival Goals are: 

  • Engage with residents and visitors through accessible, immersive, interactive, experiences
  • Showcase the beauty and uniqueness of Downtown Napa and the numerous historic buildings 
  • Promote learning in the areas of arts, science and technology
  • Grow and develop a regional and global reputation as a must see festival located in a world class destination 
  • Drive economic growth and off- season tourism 
  • Develop partnerships locally, regionally and internationally to develop artistic talent and contribute to the development of these emerging art forms. 
Artist Meet and Greet Napa Lighted Art Festival

Meet the Artists

Several of our artists visit during the festival and they are available for a more intimate perspective into their background, artistic process, story behind their installation and any other question you may have for them. 

To partner or to host a Meet the Artists event in the future please contact Meredith Knudsen at [email protected]

lantern parade

The City of Napa is a a proud recipient of the 2019 Helen Putnam Award of Excellence for Economic Development through the Arts for the Napa Lighted Art Festival.