May 2011 Fun Things To Do in Marin County, San Francisco and the Wine Country

You can tell that the warmer weather is on its way with the many events that are taking place in the North Bay.  Of course, this is only a sampling (and one of the many great reasons to live here).  If you have an event of your own to add, please do so in the comments section below this post.

May 1 – Opening Day at Morton’s Warm Springs in Glen Ellen

May 2 – First Tuesday Art Walk in downtown Mill Valley

May 5 – Downtown San Rafael Farmer’s Market and Festival

May 7 – May Madness Classic Car Parade in downtown San Rafael

May 7 – 15th Annual Ross Valley Garden Tour

May 7 – Marin Human Race at Marin County Fairgrounds and Lagoon Park

May 7 – First Fusion with Bob Weir at the Marin Center

May 7 – Kunde Family Estate Annual Eco-Tour Dog Hike

May 7 – 14th Annual Great Petaluma Chili Cookoff, Salsa and Beer Tasting at the Sonoma Marin Fairgrounds in Petaluma

May 8 is Mother’s Day and there’s a whole bunch o’ stuff to do:

–        Mother’s Day Brunch Cruise on a Yacht from Alameda

–        Mother’s Day Cruise from San Francisco

–        Mother’s Day Fiesta in Bolinas

–        Mother’s Day Brunch at Gloria Ferrer Caves and Vineyards

–        Here’s a list of places to take your mother in San Francisco

May 12 – Bike To Work Day

May 12 – Downtown San Rafael Farmer’s Market and Festival

May 13 – Second Friday Art Walk in downtown San Rafael

May 14 – Short Attention Span Circus at the Bay Area Discovery Museum, Fort Baker, Sausalito

May 14 – 28th Annual Tiburon Wine Festival in downtown Tiburon

May 14 – Annual Sonoma Valley Footrace and Festival at the Developmental Center in Glen Ellen

May 15 – Marin Sonoma Concours d’Elegance at the Marin County Fairgrounds

May 15 – 26th Annual Olompali Heritage Day at Olompali Park

May 19 – Downtown San Rafael Farmer’s Market and Festival

May 20 – Wanda Sykes is performing live at Wells Fargo Center for The Arts in Santa Rosa

May 20 – Garage Bands are playing at the Napa Valley Opera House

May 20 thru 22 – Sonoma Jazz + Festival at the Field of Dreams in the town of Sonoma

May 22 – “Hairspray” is this year’s Mountain Play on Mount Tamalpais

May 26 – Downtown San Rafael Farmer’s Market and Festival

May 29 – 22nd Annual Larkspur Flower and Food Festival in downtown Larkspur

May 29 – Aaron Neville is playing at the Napa Valley Opera House

Stand Up Paddle Surfers in Sausalito by Kelley Eling, Marin County Realtor
Stand Up Paddle Surfers in Sausalito by Kelley Eling, Marin County Realtor

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