BottleRock Blasts Napa Valley

BottleRock Napa

In its wake, BottleRock, which rolled through Napa May 9–12, and was an unheralded success, has left little doubt that that Valley could play host to festival of this size. Though that hasn’t stopped a few local denizens from carping about traffic (which was startlingly light), VINE bus delays (which were about what they normally [...]

The Good, The Bad Religion and the BottleRock

Perry Farrell

This weekend — and this may be difficult for the Napa Vintners to reconcile — more people descended on Napa Valley than ever before. And — this may be harder still for the Auction’s organizers to reconcile — they likely spent more than any other group that ever came before them. And they spent it [...]

Is this BottleRock Napa billboard pointing the wrong way?

BottleRock Napa billboard

Driving on Highway 12 southeast toward Napa from Sonoma we happened to pass a crew pasting up this sign. By all outward appearances another of the billboards directing people toward the big BottleRock Napa music, food and wine festival scheduled for May 9 to 12 in Napa. We asked BottleRock if this was theirs and [...]