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Star-Spangled Social 2022 was a success!

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After 2 years of uncertainty, Celebrate! Napa Valley is excited to announce the return of Calistoga’s 4th of July celebrations.
While our festivities may look a little different this year, we strive to preserve our beloved traditions, and celebrate the opportunity to create new ones.

All weekend
Patriotic Decor Contest
Enjoy your weekend strolling through town, visiting shops and touring neighborhoods as you see our community's creativity on display. Calistoga's 2nd Annual Patriotic Decor Contest brings the parade right home, literally.

Map available below:

Sunday, July 3

Star Spangled Social
11 AM - 10 PM
Cornhole 11 AM
Sunday morning kicks off with a corn-hole tournament, sponsored by Calistoga Recreation Department. Register your team here https://www.ci.calistoga.ca.us/city-hall/departmen...
Bar opens at noon!

2 PM - 8 PM
Maker's Fair & Family Carnival
Community Center Parking Lot
Walk on over the foot bridge, where you will find fun for the whole family. Shop from artisanal makers and creators, play carnival games, ride the mechanical bull, eat, drink, and be merry.

4 PM - 10 PM
Live Performances
In and around the Gazebo

The Saint Helena Community Band kicks off our entertainment with their annual 3rd of July Pioneer Park performance; be uplifted by the dancers of Eleve´ Studio , and enjoy the whimsy of local gem The Back Deck Trio.

As the day cools down the party heats up. Bring your own picnic or grab refreshments from one of our food vendors, and the Celebrate! bar featuring craft beer from Seismic Brewing Co, boutique wines from Calistoga Winegrowers and so much more!
Local boys Gill Bros Band get the evening rocking and rolling. Dance the night away with our headliners Down Dirty Shake - stick around for a surprise grand finale in the park after dark.

Monday, July 4
Calistoga's 100+ year old 4th of July Parade returns!
Starting at 11:00 am along Lincoln Avenue, cheer on floats, dancers, horses, and more as they travel through town showcasing their creativity and patriotic spirit.
(Route: Lines up on Cedar, left on Lincoln, left on Fairway, ends at North Oak.)

4th of July Parade Results!

A huge THANKS!!! to all of our participants, judges, sponsors and patrons. Our first post-pandemic parade (and a first parade for our organizers) was a huge success. The creativity and energy was outstanding. We can't wait to celebrate with you next year!

Class 1- Organized Band; 1st Place – Our Lady of Perpetual Help (OLPH)

Class 3 – Commercial Entry; 1st Place – Laura Michael Wines

2nd Place – Romeo Vineyards

3rd Place – Pestmaster Services of Wine Country

Class 5 – Amateur Float; 1st Place – Calistoga Art Center

2nd Place – Nimbus Arts

Class 6 – Comic Entry; 1st Place – 3 Feet of Air, Kinetics Sculpture "Humpbacks of Notre Dame"

2nd Place – The Pochini Family "Christmas in July"

Class 8 – Special Entry, Adult 1st Place – Ballet Folklorico “El Valle” de St. Helena

2nd Place – Soroptimist International of Calistoga

3rd Place- Babe the Big Blue Ox

Class 9 – Special Entry, Youth 1st Place – Eleve` Dance Studio

2nd Place – Boys & Girls Club of Calistoga

Class 12 – Fire Equipment 1st Place – JDP General Engineering

Class 15 – Mounted Unit, Adult 1st Place – Rancho Uva Blanka, Dancing Horses

Class 16 – Mounted Unit, Youth 1st Place – Pope Valley Ropers & Riders

Class 23 – Horse Drawn Vehicle 1st Place – Carneros Mix

Class 24 – Antique Car; Pre ’32 1st Place – Napa Valley Ford A’s

Class 26 – Antique Car; Post ’33 1ST Place – “Betty” – Campanian Cards/Fran Campanian

2nd Place – Catherine Prevost

3rd Place – Knight Bridge Winery

Class 28 – Antique Fire Truck 1st Place – Trejo Insurance Services


2nd Annual Decor Contest

A HUGE round of applause to all of our decorators. Your displays look fantastic, you are the cherry on top of our Sundae!

Home Decor-

1. 1488 Fairway Vista Court

2. 1618 Myrtle Street

3. 3 View Road

Honorable mention: 1402 Lake St.

Business Decor-

1. Papa Lou’s Wine & Spirits

2. Sugar Daddy’s Consignment

3. Cedars Care Home

Honorable mention: Knights Bridge Winery

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