Marin Blog


Read our blog to learn more about Marin County. Our local area bloggers provide a wide range of content on various attractions, events, festivals and other local activities that are a tradition in Marin. We are right next door to the vineyards of Napa and Sonoma. Closer than you could ever imagine to everything that’s unique in this clever corner of California. As in, one famous bridge away from San Francisco. Getting curious? 

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Marin’s Best Beach Experience

By Megan Eileen McDonough

Located in the North San Francisco Bay Area, it's only natural that Marin County is a year-round beach destination. While summer is definitely high season for locals and tourists alike, many outdoor...[Read More]

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Farm-to-Table Marin County

Meet Your Makers: Marin County Farmers Grow a Food Community

By Whitney Butler


From artisanal cheeses and handpicked produce to aquaculture and fermented foods, Marin County is a shining example of traditional methods yielding quality results.


Since the...[Read More]

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Tap Into Marin County at the California Beer Festival

By Whitney Butler


There are few things more authentic to California than craft beer. It’s refreshing, has great body and style, and celebrates the unique passions of each individual brewer.


With a love for local ingredients, hard...[Read More]

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Marin County Fair 2015


Fair Fun for Everyone! Marin County Fair Celebrates 74 Years

By Whitney Butler


It’s “On With the Show” this year at the Marin County Fair. From a solar-powered carousel to a festival of independent...[Read More]

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Marin Blog, May 2015: Art in Marin

Feed Your Inner Artist at Marin’s May Events

By Whitney Butler


The job of an artist is to lead by inspiration—to see the invisible, to imagine the impossible. As part of its history, culture and community, Marin...[Read More]

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Find Your True Romance in Marin

By Maryann Tobin


Spending time with the person who means the most to you can take on many forms. Whether couples are looking for a cozy B&B, a new nature trail adventure or just some of...[Read More]

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The Novice Guide to Marin

Article by Bailey Anne Vincent


Whether you’re traveling from near or far, Marin County is that hidden diamond of a trip that you are looking for.  Cradled on the sweeping scape of the San Francisco Bay...[Read More]

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Get into the Holiday Spirit in Marin

Getting festive in Marin is easy and fun with the following holiday happenings:


Twirl and swirl 

Ice-skating has returned to Northgate Mall with Marin on Ice, Marin’s only holiday ice skating rink. This outdoor rink at Oak...[Read More]