There's Something for the Entire Family at the Sausalito Art Festival

August 29, 2017

2016 Sausalito Art Festival

A Marin County tradition for over half a century, the Sausalito Art Festival returns to Marinship Park this Labor Day Weekend, September 2 to 4, for its 65th season. The family friendly festival showcases the works of the finest local, national and international artists, with thousands of original works of art by 260 artists, including paintings, sculpture, ceramics, jewelry, fiber art, fine glass, woodwork, mixed media, and photography.

Of course there are plenty of other things to see and do at the Sausalito Art Festival, including music by legendary headliners and local favorites on two stages. Headliners at this year's festival include the the Tubes, the Fixx, Pablo Cruise, Tainted Love, and Sony Holland. Fantastic food, beer, and wine will be available, too.

The 2017 Sausalito Art Festival also offers a full weekend of entertainment and hands-on activities for children and families. Enjoy children’s music and performers, including Marin's favorite family musician Tim Cain, the Mark & Dre Comedy Show, and Magic Circus, Clo the Cow, face painting, and hands-on activities. Check out their complete list of entertainment here.

2016 Sausalito Art Festival  

If You Go

The Sausalito Art Festival takes place over Labor Day weekend on Saturday, September 2 and Sunday, September 3 from 10 am to 7 pm and Monday, September 4 from 10 am to 5 pm at Marinship Park along Sausalito’s waterfront.

To get there, take Highway 101 to the Sausalito/Marin City exit and head into Sausalito on Bridgeway. Follow the signs directing you to the Sausalito Art Festival. Three parking lots will be available, and the festival is easily accessible via Golden Gate Transit and the Sausalito Ferry. More information on transportation and parking can be found on their website.

2016 Sausalito Art Festival

Tickets to the Sausalito Art Festival are $30 for general admission, $25 for seniors 62+, and $free for children 12 and under. VIP passes cost $100. Tickets are available online or at the gate at the festival.

Outside food and drink are not allowed, but food and beverages are available for purchase on-site.

For more information about the Sausalito Art Festival and to order tickets online, visit www.sausalitoartfestival.org.

Photos: Sausalito Art Festival.