Events + Happenings

Local events in Marin County and the North Bay.

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WHAT: Marin Waldorf Children's Faire:

WHEN: Today Sunday Oct. 9th 10-4 pm

WHERE: 755 Idylberry Rd. San Rafael CA 94903

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Looking for something to do with your young child today? Waldorf School in San Rafael is hosting their annual children's faire from 10-4!

You will find good old fashioned fun and games and delicious food scattered throughout our gorgeous campus. Wandering minstrels, knights quest, heroes journey, cake walk, craft making and more!

There is no entrance fee but bring some cash for tickets and food!

Waldorf School is located in Marinwood just off Lucas Valley Road an area that has become very popular for home buyers, especially families moving from San Francisco. Contact me if you'd like to know more about the area,

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biketober-01_500What better way to kickoff the upcoming holiday season than at Biketoberfest? Grab your bike and join us on October 15th for a day of brews, bikes and music. Biketoberfest combines the celebration of bikes with food, music, family fun, and most importantly a brewfest. It doesn't matter what kind of biker you are, Biketoberfest celebrates it all. Mountain bikers, BMXers, commuters, speedy bikers and slow bikers are all invited to Fair-Anselm Plaza on Saturday, October 15th from 11:00 am - 5:00 pm.

Biketoberfest is full of bike related activities. For those looking for a new bike, there will be 70 bike exhibitors and a handmade bike show. Different bike events will be happen throughout the day. There will be a 32 mile bike for the more experienced riders,

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Classic Car Show at Marinwood Park: Sept. 17, 2016 11-3pm

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Come join the fun this Saturday as the Marinwood Lion's Club hosts its 4th annual Classic Car Show and BBQ from 11 am -3 pm at Marinwood Park located at 575 Miller Creek Road San Rafael CA 94903.

The whole family will enjoy this event. There will be classic cars that you can get up close to and even meet the owners and talk about the car's history. Lots of great local companies are sposoring the event.

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Enjoy the live music entertainment featuring Miracle Mule, an Americana supergroup located right here in the North Bay.

Stay for lunch as Mariwood Market is selling a wide variety of lunch items. And Aloha Seafood of San Francisco will present great seafood options for your

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It¹s time to tune up your bike for this fall¹s cycling reducex2_300events. Sustainable Fairfax, a nonprofit organization that focuses on teaching sustainability and bringing the community together, has put together a community challenge for Marin Residence to replace car trips with other forms of transportation. ReduceX2 is a 3-week challenge full of fun activities and lots of encouragement. Sustainable   Fairfax has set up various community events to help residence discover beautiful walking and biking routes, as well as easy public  transportation that will make you want to ditch the car.


 I am excited to present to you Fairfax Slow Riders. Slow Riders is a group bike ride led by a friendly volunteer aimed to help the community with the ReduceX2 challenge. I will

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Just 3 months ago, on June 10th, Kris and Bob Galmarini opened their first brick and mortar store at 641 San Anselmo Avenue, in the middle of downtown. It was the physical expression of their desire to share their art and their dreams through a line of lifestyled clothing and gear designed and made by and for real people, kids, and families. The Brand, Neve and Hawk, named for the Galmarinis' two children Neve (age 9) and Hawk (5), had been selling well online for several years with a nationwide clientele, including wholesale orders to over 50 stores; in fact, only about 3 percent of sales have come from California!

The Galmarinis arrived in Marin about 3 years ago from South Carolina, initially living in Larkspur, but finding themselves drawn to and

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Listed, marketed and sold...all within 23 days!  "Wow," "Great Floor Plan," "I love this house," were all comments heard as potential buyers visited the property!   With multiple offers received, the sellers were delighted with their options and the escrow was quick and easy.

 

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 Located on a quiet cul de sac, the pavered sidewalk takes you thru the wood & iron front door into a main level with beautiful earhttone stone floors, 1 full bedroom and bathroom on this level as well as a LR with gas fireplace, dining area and kitchen with tons of storage, gorgeous quartz countertop, top of the line Kitchenaid stainless steel appliances, including convection ovens.  Up the spiral staircase you will find a Jack N Jill bedroom, a BONUS family room perfect for movie watching with it's 2-way blackout honeycomb shades.  There's also an upstairs laundry area and a grand master suite. 

The backyard boasts a beautiful pavered patio, hot tub and a turf lawn making it very low maintenance and very high enjoyment time! 

For more

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Marinwood free music in the park: Tonight Aug. 19, 2016 6pm-8pm

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6-8PM Tonight is the last Friday night free music in the park for this summer! Come one come all to Marinwwood Park, located at 775 Miller Creek Road San Rafael, CA 94903-1323 (just off Lucas Valley Road) 415-479-0775. Feel free to bring your own wine and picnic or buy food and drinks there. All ages are welcome. There is a huge grassy area (I suggest bringing a low back chair) and a large playground area suitable for most ages.

Tonight will be - Shana Morrison & Caledonia. Her musical style has been called pop with a side of blues and a side of rock.

Marinwood is a very sought after neighborhood due to the fantastic schools, proximity to nature and quick to 101 for easier

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Streets for People!
August 28, 2016
Downtown Fairfax

For an entire day Bolinas Avenue is closed to cars... People rock! Ride your bike to the event and take advantage for the bike valet parking service at Transit Alley (located next to Gestalt Haus). Learn how to load your bike onto the Marin Transit buses. Kids! Come out and bring your bike, decorate it, and and win some Scoop Ice Cream! Come ride the stationary bike and power up the blender for your personal smoothie! Check out the local shops (hint: there are some new groovy stores on Bolinas Ave.) All your favorite local green organizations will be out with fun games and things to do.

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Floating Home Annual Tour - September 24, 2016

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The floating home community in Sausalito is truly one of a kind. Nowhere else will you find such an eclectic assembly of floating homes thriving in a highly coveted and exclusive county! The approximately 425 floating homes in the waters of Sausalito are spread over several docks. Most managed by Waldo Point Harbor and Kappa's Marina but a few are also privately owned and operated. Each dock has a style and feel all its own.

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The Marin Modern website attracts 100's of curious potential buyers and renters every month with questions about the lifestyle, process of purchasing and ownership. It's an attractive option to waterfront living and conjures romantic visions of waking up to the

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