Bay Area Discovery Museum
free first Wednesday
Mountain Play presents West
Side Story, 2 p.m. through June 19
(Mill Valley), mountainplay.org ♥
Union Street Festival
between Gough and Steiner,
Saturday and Sunday
(SF), unionstreetfestival.com ■ ♥
Napa Valley jazz getaway, June 8–12 (Napa),
Go green with the Fairfax Festival and Ecofest, June 11–12
(Fairfax), fairfaxfestival.com ■ ♥ The 32nd annual
Novato Festival of Art, June 11–12 (Novato),
novatoartwinemusic.com ■♥ Run the Dipsea Race,
starts 8:30 a.m. sharp (Mill Valley), dipsea.org ♥
Tam Valley Senior Club,
Wednesdays 10:30 a.m. (Mill
Valley), tcsd.us ● ■ ♥
Stern Grove free concert
series at 19th Ave and
Sloat Blvd, 2 p.m. Sundays
June 19–Aug 21 (SF),
sterngrove.org ● ♥
Happy Summer Solstice Thad Carhart at Book
Passage, 7 p.m. (Corte
Madera), bookpassage.com ●
The 33rd annual San Anselmo
Art and Wine Festival,
June 25–26 (San Anselmo),
Feed the Sharks, 2:30
p.m. every Tuesday,
Thursday and Sunday (SF),
aquariumofthebay.org ● ♥
TAKE THE SHUTTLE Arrive in style on one of
the free Mountain Play Express yellow buses.
SHOW UP EARLY Gates open at 9 a.m.
Secure seats for your group with blankets,
but be courteous.
PREPARE FOR WEATHER Apply sunscreen
and bring sunglasses, a hat and a sweater.
Conditions can change rapidly.
GO FOR A HIKE After you stake your spot,
explore the surroundings. Barry Spitz'
Mount Tamalpais Trails is a recommended map available at The Depot
and Book Passage.
PACK PROVISIONS Bring a blanket,
cushions, picnic lunch and cash, but leave
the dog at home. Alcohol can be brought
or purchased at the theater.
Mountain Play Tips
This outdoor theater event is an all-day adventure. Here’s how to make the most of it.