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Children sipping drinks and enjoying themselves at the Fair

Dates and Hours

June 30 - July 4


11 a.m. to 11 p.m.

Single Day Ticket

Buy your Marin County Fair tickets online for the best prices.

Fair Admission (concerts included):

Adults 13: $15+$3 service fee in advance online, $20 at gate
Children 4–12: $12+$3 service fee in advance online, $15 at gate
Seniors 65+: $12+$3 service fee in advance online, $15 at gate
Children under 4: FREE

Gold Circle concert admission is $50 per person and includes reserved seating in a special section.

Admission includes concerts, exhibits, entertainment, nightly fireworks and 28 free carnival rides.

Special Admission Days

Friday, June 30 is Children’s Day - Children 12 and under are admitted FREE.

Events and Attractions

(All free with gate admission)
  • 28 Free Carnival Rides featuring 10-story Giant Ferris Wheel and Solar Carousel from Butler Amusements.
  • Fireworks over the lagoon nightly at 9:30 pm.
  • 47th Annual International Short Film and Video Festival in the 300-seat Showcase Theatre at 5 & 7 pm daily.
  • Attractions for the entire family: Something Ridiculous comedy juggling duo, Golden Gate Garrison — 501st Legion, Rawhide Express Train, Sterling the Bubblesmith, Balloonacy, and Street Drum Corps.
  • Over 12,000 Exhibits including Fine Arts and Crafts, Art Chairs, Cartoons, Photography, Bonsai, Home Arts, Baked Goods, Junior Arts, Gardens and Flowers.
  • Barnyard features farm animals, Great American Pig Races & Petting Zoo, Fur & Feathers Tent, Vaulting, Junior Dairy Cattle Show, Sheep Dog Trials, Junior Dairy Goats and Classic Beef Show, Market Swine Show and Pygmy Goats.
  • Three Twins Solar Stage features popular contests: Hip Hop and Break Dance, Dancing Stars, Singing Stars and “Star Search” Performing Arts Competitions.
  • Peter Gossamer – the Illusionist (three daily shows in the Marin Veterans’ Memorial Auditorium)