Plan Your Day

Various activities at the Marin County Fair.

Dates and Hours

June 30 - July 4
11 a.m. to 11 p.m.

Fair admission (concerts included) are:

Adults 13: $15 in advance online, $20 at gate
Children 4–12: $12 in advance online, $15 at gate
Seniors 65+: $12 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

Monday, July 2nd 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.
  • 48th 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, Marin Galactic Outpost and the appearance of all your favorite Star Wars characters, Balloonacy, the Stilt Circus, and Rawhide Express Train.

  • 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.