About the Fair
The Marin Senior Fair is Northern California's must-attend event for senior information. The Fair is open from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm on Wednesday, October 23, 2019 at the Marin Center Exhibit Hall, 10 Avenue of The Flags, San Rafael, CA.
New! Senior Talk Series
The Marin Senior Fair is pleased to introduce a new Senior Talk Series. Four organizations have been selected to deliver informative presentations. Learn about emergency preparedness for seniors, early dementia detection and community resources, how to avoid being defrauded by phone and internet scams, and the work being done by the Buck Institute for Research on Aging. The talks will take place in the Marin Showcase Theater.
New! JADU Expo
The Aging Action Initiative, Marin Commission on Aging, and Marin Community Foundation have teamed up to present information about how homeowners can earn extra income by converting part of their home into a Junior Accessory Dwelling Unit, or "JADU" (pronounced JAY-Doo). Experts will be available to tell you everything you need to know about adding a JADU to your home!
New! Free Attendee Tote Bags
The first 1,500 attendees will receive a specially-designed 2019 Marin Senior Fair tote bag to carry all the goodies you collect at the Fair. The bag will contain information and offers from selected advertisers and exhibitors.
New! Free Flu Shots
Free flu shots will be provided by Sutter Health Flu Shots. Vaccinations will be made available to the first 150 attendees who visit the Flu Shots booth (#509).
Free Admission, Free Transportation, Free Parking, Free Shuttle
It doesn't get any freer than that! Bring your friends and family - Admission is Free. Take advantage of Free Round-Trip Transportation from the San Rafael Transit Center. Buses run continuously all day. Park for free at the Marin Center Exhibit Hall and take advantage of the shuttle between the parking lot and the Fair.
Things to Do
The Fair includes over 140 Exhibit Booths featuring a wide variety of activities, services, and information. Visit our exhibitors for free handouts, games, activities, and more. Learn about products and services that interest you.
Enjoy all-day live Entertainment on the Main Stage and around the Fair. Look for strolling entertainers. Try out the interactive games and activities. Enjoy the food. Try out the dance floor. Visit with friends.
View dozens of incredible and many award winning quilts, both traditional and art quilts—including some for sale. Marvel at the meticulous work and the thousands of hours spent creating quilts for the Fair’s annual show.
Prizes are drawn at noon at the Main Stage. Be sure to fill out your Raffle ticket and drop it off at the Fair Information booth (#160) to get into the drawings. All attendees entering the Fair through the main entrance will be handed a Raffle ticket.