Latino Heritage Committee
The Napa Valley Latino Heritage Committee became a program of the Napa County Hispanic Network in 2017. Now in its ninth year, the Latino Heritage Committee continues annually to:
create and distribute fall calendars of Latinx-centric events
host a weekend-long celebration of El Día de Los Muertos in Napa
run an art contest for middle & high school to design its Día de los Muertos poster.
host special events, which vary per year.
All are welcome to join the Network's bilingual, Latino Heritage Committee - contact or 707-480-7436 to learn more.
Past Special Events of the Latino Heritage Committee:
2015: Hecho Aquí photo exhibition of Latinx entrepeneurs in the Napa Valley with bilingual biographies. It was also made into a book.
2018: Perspectivas de la Vida Closing Reception in conjunction with Yountville Arts.
2019: Artist Reception for Ivan Rafael Colin at Bazan Cellars.
Past Latinx Cultural Events of the Hispanic Network Board:
The board of the Hispanic Network also underwrites and assists with cultural events including Bracero Day in 2017 in conjunction with exhibits at Napa Valley Museum and Viva Mariachi festivals at Napa Valley College.