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?
Posted Wednesday, March 12, 2014 by MCVB Staff
Spring brings a dazzling wildflower show to the hills and valleys of Marin. Starting in February and peaking in mid-April, the county's park and open space lands are speckled in white, red, pink, orange,...[Read More]
Posted Tuesday, February 18, 2014 by MCVB Staff
The rainy season has finally hit Marin and the county’s highest peak—Mount Tamalpais—recorded a whopping 20 inches of precipitation from the first big storm of the season. For nature-lovers, the big rainfall means great waterfall...[Read More]
Posted Thursday, February 13, 2014 by MCVB Staff
Valentine's Day is Friday, February 14 and there’s no better place in the San Francisco area to celebrate romance than in scenic Marin County.
From steak houses to fine Italian, Marin offers an abundance of...[Read More]
Posted Thursday, January 16, 2014 by MCVB Staff
What do fresh oysters, whales and a historic lighthouse have in common? They are all found along the coastline of West Marin on the bucolic Point Reyes peninsula.
Built in 1870, the Point Reyes lighthouse is...[Read More]