Photo of the Napa Lighted Art Festival logo.

January 11th - 19th 2020 

Napa does Art After Dark! FREE to the public, this 9-day festival features iconic architecture becomes that  the painting in this unique lighted art walk. Original artwork created by local and international artists will be installed at approximately 16 locations in Downtown Napa, the Oxbow District and other places within the City of Napa. 

Supporting the innovative techniques using light and light technologies as a growing art medium the Napa Lighted Art Festival is a celebration of creative arts, technology and lights. Artwork displayed at this year’s Napa Lighted Art Festival will include light art, video art, 3D video mapping projections, lighted sculptures and projects that use technology or interactivity. 

2020 Festival Highlights

Lantern Parade: Veteran's Park  Friday, January 17th 6:30pm

Everyone can be a part of Art After Dark!  This fun-filled people parade will start and finish at Veteran’s Park and weave through the various art installations in downtown Napa. All ages are encouraged to participated and create a lantern. A perfect event for the family, be a part of this community art celebration. No fire is allowed, please use battery operated lights.

Night Bloom: Oxbow Commons (weather pending) Saturday, January 11th & 18th       Sunday, January 12th & 19th  7pm - 8pm 

Napa Valley’s majestic hot air balloons will be uniquely displayed as part of this year’s Art After Dark experience. Several tethered hot air balloons will light up the sky at Oxbow Commons on both weekends of the festival. You won’t want to miss this stunning light show! 

Art After Dark with RAD: Vine Trail  January 12th - 19th

See all the latest Rail Arts District (RAD) murals at night! Take a short stroll along the Vine Trail between Vallejo Street & Jackson Street to see RAD’s 7 latest murals that glow in the night sky.


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