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Calistoga is located at the top of the famed Napa Valley north of San Francisco. Founded by Sam Brannan, California's first millionaire, as a hot springs resort. The community retains both its spas, shops and restaurants and it's historic small town character.

The City of Calistoga is located 80 miles North of San Francisco in Napa Valley. Calistoga is found at the top of the Napa Valley, at the foot of Mt. St. Helena, which rises 4500 feet above the city. Calistoga's population is 5,000 and is a popular destination for tourists who wish to visit the Wine Country.

Other than wine; Calistoga is famous for its hot springs, mineral water and is home to Calistoga Geyser, (Also known as Old Faithful Geyser of California). Calistoga is also the site of the Napa County Fairgrounds where the county fair and other events are held annually.

Although Calistoga maintains a small town feel it is known as the resort area of Napa Valley. While in Calistoga visitors can enjoy outstanding lodging, fine dining, shopping, ballooning, and the local wineries.

Calistoga Chamber of Commerce | Clarion Collection Lodge At Calistoga |
Bed and Breakfasts and Country Inns Calistoga Country Lodge Bed & Breakfast | Scott Courtyard | The Elm Bed and Breakfast Inn |
Shopping The Calistoga Bookstore |
Spas and Health Resorts Dr. Jami's Angel Wrap Spa | Nance's Hot Springs |
Sports and Sporting Events American Balloon Adventures |
Wine Country Schramsberg Vineyards | Stonegate |

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Arden Fair Sacramento CA March30-April18 Open the doors to Arden Fair and step inside. Here you'll find contemporary fashions, jewelry, accessories and brand name merchandise at over 165 specialty stores, plus Nordstrom's, Macy's, Sears, and JC Penney. Arden Fair also has a number of terrific restaurants, everything from fast food to fine dining. And it's completely enclosed, so it's always a comfortable 70 degrees inside no matter what it's like outside.
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California Exposition & State Fair Sacramento CA June12-28 The Cal Expo is the site of the California State Fair. All year Satellite Wagering, Waterworld USA, Paradise Island Fun Center and an RV Park are just a few of the features of the Cal Expo.The first State Fair was held in 1854 in San Francisco at the old Music Hall. The fair offered premiums (prizes) for its competitions and included such agricultural exhibits such as 2-inch-long peanuts, 72-pound beets and a 10-pound carrot that was longer than 3 feet. Horseracing was part of that first fair and has continued to be a part of the fair ever since.
Midsummer Mozart Festival San Francisco CA July18-28 Organized in 1974, the Festival is the only music festival in North America dedicated exclusively to Mozart.
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