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The Experience

Celebrate the magic of the Christmas holiday in the heart of Napa Valley. Nestled in the picturesque landscape, the festive season comes alive with a myriad of joyful experiences that create lasting memories. Immerse yourself in the warm glow of holiday lights adorning the ranch, enjoy intimate gatherings around crackling fireplaces, and savor exquisite holiday-inspired cuisine.

  • Monday, December 23rd - Sunday, December 29th
  • The below experiences require advance sign-up. Please call our Itinerary Designers at 707.699.6215 to book.

Monday, December 23rd

  • 10:00 AM | Hawk Walk

    Embark on an exclusive Hawk Walk, witnessing the unique partnership between our hawks and falcons as they protect Stanly Ranch from pesky birds, providing a fascinating educational experience.

    Complimentary for Resort Guests | Learn More

  • 12:30 PM | Lunch at Bear

    Enjoy seasonal dishes at Bear, where fresh, locally sourced ingredients come together to create a memorable and flavorful dining experience.

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  • 5:00 PM | Family Bike Ride Down Lover’s Lane

    Embark on a scenic family bike ride down Lovers Lane, embracing togetherness and creating lasting memories as you pedal past our eucalyptus tree lined roads before dinner.

    Complimentary for Resort Guests

  • 8:00 PM | S’mores

    Gather fireside beneath a canopy of stars in The Village or the comfort of your private patio for a sweet treat before bed.

Tuesday, December 24th

  • 10:00 AM | Fieldhouse Power

    Unleash your power with athletic, fast paced Vinyasa-style yoga intended to build strength and endurance while linking breath to movement.

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  • 1:00 PM | Cookie Decorating

    Experience the festive magic at Stanly Ranch this Christmas Eve. Decorate cookies in a beautiful setting, creating cherished memories and adding a touch of magic to your holiday celebrations.

    Complimentary for Resort Guests

  • 2:30 PM – 9:00 PM | Christmas Eve Dinner

    Spend the holidays creating lasting memories and sharing joyful moments over rich wines and comforting dishes. Enjoy Bear classics, like our sourdough, crispy rice, and short-rib alongside holiday specials, specially curated by Chef Anthony.

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Wednesday, December 25th

  • 8:30 AM | Breakfast in Bed

    Savoring the warmth of Christmas morning, treat yourself to a festive breakfast in bed, surrounded by the comfort of holiday indulgence.

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  • 10:00 AM | Fieldhouse Morning Ritual

    Embark on a rejuvenating morning with our signature wellbeing experience, featuring meditation, yoga, and energizing tea from ERDA teas, cultivating intention and focus for a mindful approach to everyday life.

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  • 11:00 AM – 9:00 PM | Christmas Day at Bear

    Experience a joyful Christmas filled with great wines, incredible cuisine, and even better company at Bear. Enjoy some of Chef’s signature dishes alongside holiday specials, and pair them with award-winning local wines and seasonal craft cocktails.

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Thursday, December 26th

  • 9:00 AM | Fieldhouse Restore

    Enhance relaxation and reduce stress with supported yoga poses using props like blankets and bolsters. Extended holds stimulate the parasympathetic nervous system, promoting a restful state.

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  • Afternoon | Explore Downtown Napa

    Amidst the festive charm of historic buildings and cozy boutiques lining the bustling streets, immerse your family in the holiday spirit with a stroll along the Napa Riverfront where sparkling holiday lights enhance capture joy and attention.

  • 4:00 PM | Smoky Spirits Tasting

    Explore global smoky spirits, like Peated Scotch Whisky and Mezcal, guided by our certified sommelier, delving into their unique production processes, origins, and tasting techniques, all while savoring chef-selected light bites.

    $125 per person | Learn More

Friday, December 27th

  • 8:30 AM | Breakfast at Gavel

    Indulge in a morning of delight at Gavel, our vibrant coffee shop featuring specialty roasts from Sightglass Coffee and Chef Harry’s freshly baked pastries. His famous lavender bun is a must!

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  • 10:00 AM | Tour the Grange

    Embark on a personalized garden journey with Farmer Nick as he guides you through planning, designing, and exploring topics like soil health, companion planting, irrigation, and harvesting in a behind-the-scenes tour.

    Complimentary for Resort Guests | Learn More

  • 11:00 AM | Holiday Charcuterie Board Workshop

    Master the art of crafting a sensational charcuterie board from start to finish, and elevate your presentation skills with food styling techniques that are sure to leave your guests in awe as they indulge in delightful snacking along the way.

    Available to Resort and Non-Resort Guests | Sign-ups Available Soon

  • 4:00 PM | Afternoon Stroll through Lover’s Lane

    Unwind from a bustling day by leisurely strolling through Lover’s Lane, where eucalyptus-lined paths create a serene atmosphere, allowing you to savor the beginning of a beautiful sunset in the distance.

Saturday, December 28th

  • 10:30 AM | Fieldhouse Cardio Dance Fitness

    Enjoy a full cardio workout with easy to follow high-energy dance moves and upbeat music.

    Complimentary for Resort Guests | Learn More

  • 11:30 AM | Brunch at Bear

    Savor the essence of a leisurely morning at Bear as you indulge in a delightful brunch, where the culinary delights and rustic charm create a perfect setting.

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  • 2:00 PM | Hudson Ranch Hike & Tasting

    Explore the picturesque Hudson Ranch and Vineyards, where a scenic hike along the ridgeline offers breathtaking views, followed by a lakeside picnic lunch and wine tasting of Hudson Ranch wines.

    $250 per person | Learn More

Sunday, December 29th

  • 9:00 AM | Fieldhouse Yoga Flow

    Find the space to flow through fluid yoga movements linked with breath to create a gentle rhythm. Find strength in the body and clarity of the mind.

    Complimentary for Resort Guests | Learn More

  • 12:30 PM | Feed the Chickens

    Gather around the coop for a midday ranch moment. Learn about the chickens – hold them, pet them, and feed them during this ritual, a perfect activity for all ages.

    Complimentary for Resort Guests | Learn More

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