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For Immediate Release
March 06, 2017

County Fair Tickets On Sale Now

Enjoy our Summer of Love golden anniversary by getting discounts online

San Rafael, CA – Who’s feeling groovy? Tickets are on sale for the 2017 Marin County Fair for some outta-sight discounts right now. With the theme of Let the Funshine In!, the fair is June 30 through July 4 at the Marin County Fairgrounds in San Rafael.

Looking at the 2014 Fair themed the "Happiest Fair on Earth" from across the lagoonAvoid service fees by buying your fair tickets before June 2.
For those eager to feel both groovy and thrifty, the best ticket prices are online at The first 5,000 tickets sold online have discounted pricing and no service fees. Those early bird ticket prices are $12 for ages 13-64, $10 for seniors 65 and older, $10 for kids 4-12 and free for the younger ones.

After the 5,000 tickets are sold, tickets return to regular pricing with no service fees before June 2. After June 2, services fees apply.

Regular advance admission prices are $15 for ages 13-64, $12 for ages 65 and up, $12 for kids 4-12, and free for kids under 4. Once the fair opens on June 30, tickets at the gate will be $20 for ages 13-64, $15 for seniors and kids, and free for tykes up to age 3.

Remember, all ticket prices include admission to the headliner concerts held each day of the fair. Gold Circle concert admission is $50 per person and includes reserved seating in a special section. The schedule of the headliner concerts will be released later this month.

If you have a disability and are unable to obtain tickets online, please contact the box office for assistance at 415-473-6800. Your tickets will be mailed to you or available at the will call window at the fairgrounds.

The fair’s webpage,, will be updated for the 2017 fair within the next few weeks.


Libby Garrison
Marketing and Communications Director
Department of Cultural Services

Marin Center
10 Avenue of the Flags
San Rafael, CA 94903
(415) 473-6014
Email: Libby Garrison
Cultural Services Website