Downtown Napa Swoons With Romantic Notions for Valentine's Day Celebrations

Jan 18, 2007, 00:00 ET from Downtown Napa Association

    NAPA, Calif., Jan. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Looking for ideas for an
 out-of-the-ordinary Valentine's Day getaway? Choose downtown Napa,
 California, hometown of the Napa Valley, a destination consistently voted a
 top spot for romance.
     Spicing up Valentine's Day is big at downtown Napa establishments. A
 sampling of events and specials includes:
     Napa River Inn
     Lovers can luxuriate at this boutique hotel located in the historic
 Napa Mill on the Napa River. A Valentine's Day package includes a
 heart-shaped chocolate cake, a complimentary bottle of champagne, and
 breakfast in bed from Sweetie Pies Bakery.
     Churchill Manor
     For those ready to say "I do," check-in to Churchill Manor on Monday,
 February 12, and have the wedding ceremony on Tuesday. A six-hour limousine
 tour of the Napa Valley, including a gourmet picnic basket lunch is the
 activity for Valentine's Day. The $3,500 package includes a three-night
 stay in the best-available room for the bride and groom, and a host of
 welcome treats and amenities. The package covers a wedding party of 18
 guests. There's a $25 per person charge for every person over six guests.
     Wineries of Napa Valley
     Looking for a decadent Valentine's gift? Wineries of Napa Valley, one
 of several Downtown Napa wine tasting rooms, has a Goosecross Cellars wine
 bottle dipped in a half pound of chocolate.
     Napa Valley Wine Train
     Wednesday, February 14
     6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
     Enjoy a gourmet Valentine's Day Sweetheart Serenade dinner on the Wine
 Train. The rail excursion travels between Napa and St. Helena. Diners order
 from the regular menu and every woman will receive a surprise gift.
     Julia's Kitchen at Copia
     Chef Jeff Mosher is preparing a menu inspired by hand-picked
 ingredients from COPIA's organic gardens featuring items such as a crab and
 avocado napoleon, mustard-crusted Napa Valley lamb loin, and red velvet
 cake with strawberry sauce.
     A stroll through Downtown Napa leads to many Valentine's Day gift ideas
 and specials. The Napa Valley Soap Company on Main Street has heartfelt
 gift ideas including champagne-strawberry soap and bubble bath all wrapped
 up in a Valentine's Day heart bag.
     For more information about Napa Downtown food, wine and shopping
 establishments, visit .

SOURCE Downtown Napa Association