For Immediate ReleaseJuly 09, 2019
Attendance record set on Fourth of July
San Rafael, CA – From July 3-7, a total of 116,639 people celebrated the extended Fourth of July holiday weekend at the 78th Marin County Fair, generating $1,511,760 in ticket revenue. The ticket figure was up 4.3% from last year’s revenue of $1,449,714.
The fair’s theme, Over the Moon!, celebrated the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing by American astronauts as well as some of the things we value most in our community: family, art, agriculture, and the environment. Headline concerts by the Dwight Yoakam, Cheap Trick, Steel Pulse, Joan Jett & the Blackhearts, Mariachi Divas, the Distractions, and Abba The Concert entertained fairgoers each night.
Some additional post-fair statistics:
For more information, go to www.marinfair.org.
Libby GarrisonMarketing and Communications DirectorDepartment of Cultural Services
Marin Center10 Avenue of the FlagsSan Rafael, CA 94903(415) 473-6014Email: Libby GarrisonCultural Services Website