Marin County Weekend Guide October 26 and 27

Marin is a great place to spend weekends. Apart from taking advantage of the great outdoors, there are also a number of events for your entertainment! See what we have in store for you this weekend!

The Honey Badger Half/10K/5K (and BREWFEST)

Sunday, October 27, 2019 – 9:15 AM to 12:3150 PM

Miwok Meadows (at China Camp State Park), Miwok Meadows, San Rafael, CA 94901

Race your heart out this weekend at the annual Honey Badger Run. There will be options for a half-marathon, 10K and 5K runs. All honey badgers will receive an amazing multi-functional medal and a SWEET tech tee. You also get to enjoy a post-race brewfest sponsored by Standard Deviant Brewing Company! Following the race, all participants get an awesome, custom Honey Badger sample stein glass (5 ounces) and the opportunity to sample FOUR different beers (Kolsh, IPA, Hefeweizen, and Pale Ale from beer sponsor Standard Deviant Brewing Company. There will also be Hint Water, Bellwether Farms Yogurt, Regrained Supergrain Bars, plus some massage courtesy of PSOAS Massage/Bodywork, and more!

Harmonia Halloween Bash

Saturday, October 26, 2019 – 8:00 PM to 1:00 AM

Harmonia Wellness & Social Club, 2200 Marinship Way, Sausalito, CA 94965

Come around Harmonia for the best Halloween party in Marin! It’s going to be an epic indoor-outdoor costume ball featuring a community of creatives. Enjoy a 2-room music experience, full bar, two outdoor gardens and a firepit, dancers, fairy hair, tarot reading, plus massage and a relaxing space to unwind and get away from it all! DJs Gavin Hardkiss, Eric Monkhouse, DJ Seven and  DMAK will be in charge of the music along with Erik Love, and Surya. Dress in your most courageous and outrageous and get ready for an experience of a lifetime!

Sixth Annual Mount Tam Oak Ceremony

Sunday, October 27, 2019 – 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Rock Springs Parking Area, Mt Tamalpais State Park, Ridge Ave, Mill Valley, CA 94941

Come celebrate the beauty, biodiversity, and ancient wisdom of California oak lands and enjoy a beautiful day on Mount Tam. Join the Go Wild Institute in forming a Council of All Oak Beings and co-creating a ceremony of healing for our oaks. Find inspiration and wonder within the great web of life in this family friendly event.

Elks Halloween Party

Saturday, October 26, 2019 – 7:00 PM to 11:30 PM

San Rafael Elks Lodge, 1312 Mission Avenue, San Rafael, CA 94901

Have a little Halloween fun with live music by The 101 North Band. Open to Elks, family, friends and guests, there will be music and spooky festivities. Come in costume because there will be a special surprise for Best in Costume!

Drive Clean Marin EV & E-bike Ride & Drive Event

Saturday, October 26, 2019 – 3:00 PM to 5:30 PM

Terra Linda High School, 310 Nova Albion Way, San Rafael, CA 94903

Join Drive Clean Marin for an afternoon of exploring electric vehicles and e-bikes! Drive Clean Marin’s campaign will be displaying select electric vehicles, and offering free ride-alongs and test drives. This is a great opportunity to learn more about how you can save big and how fun it is to drive electric, in a no-stress environment. Attendees will receive priority placement for buying/leasing an EV through group purchase. Sports Basement will also be offering free e-bike test rides – take a spin to see how fun they are!

Point Bonita YMCA Outdoor Education Open House

Saturday, October 26, 2019 – 10:30 AM to 1:00 PM

Point Bonita YMCA, 981 Fort Barry, Sausalito, CA 94965

Come explore the magic of the Marin Headlands while learning about Point Bonita YMCA’s Outdoor Education Program! Enjoy amazing coastal views, a tour of our campus, complimentary lunch, a naturalist-led hike to the Point Bonita Lighthouse, and interactive lesson plans that support the NGSS. With Point Bonita YMCA’s unique location on 20,000+ acres of National Park land, there are endless possibilities for students to explore and learn.

Lost Ox at Smiley’s Schooner

Saturday, October 26, 2019 – 8:00 PM to 11:00 PM

Smiley’s Schooner Saloon & Hotel, 41 Wharf Road, Bolinas, CA 94924

Get your dose of outlaw funk and Americana as Lost Ox performs this weekend at Smiley’s Schooner Saloon and Hotel. Formed in early 2017 and hailing from Portland, Oregon, Lost Ox is known for their lively and innovative live shows. The quartet will bring a blend of neo-funk, progressive blues, and folk to your weekend!

Yoga, Surfing & Meditation Retreat at Stinson Beach

Friday, October 25 4:00 PM to Sunday, October 27, 2019 12:00 PM

Stinson Beach, CA 94970

Enjoy a nourishing weekend of spectacular Ocean, Skies and Wildlife, Yoga; learn the art of Surfing from pro-surfer Glen  Whitaker, share Meditation and Pranayama, Community, Hottub stargazing and Clean Cuisine; sleep to the sound of ocean waves in a cozy dune beach house, only steps from the water. The liminal, ‘in-between’ space of late autumn is a perfect time for introspection. Remembering in order to let go, is an ancient practice reflected in the Mexican Day of the Dead and other traditions. There will be therapeutic and flow yoga on the beach and in the dune house, breathwork and meditation.

Coast Miwok of Marin Gathering

Saturday, October 26, 2019 – 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

San Geronimo Valley Community Center Arts & Events, 6350 Sir Francis Drake Blvd, San Geronimo, CA 94963

Join the Historical Society as they host Coast Miwok descendent Lucina Vidauri in an engaging presentation on her family’s history, and more broadly, the history of the Coast Miwok peoples of Southern Marin. Lucina is a champion of her people’s history, spearheading educational and civic efforts to inform the public about Marin’s all-too-often overlooked first peoples. She gave a similar program in Sausalito last month to a full house. The event will also include special guests, artifacts, and a preview of Lucina’s public monument project.

Halloween Ball by Body Vibe Studio

Saturday, October 26, 2019 – 7:30 PM to 10:00 PM

Body Vibe Studio,  999 Andersen Drive, San Rafael, CA 94901

Join Deborah Walker of Body Vibe Studio for an evening of entertainment and enjoy a spooktacular Halloween ball! Celebrate the season on the dance floor with some of the best Bay Area dance teachers, complete with their annual Thriller line dance!