For 10 years a group of community organizations have partnered to make history, and grow healthy activities and choices for all ages at the Marin County Fair.

It’s hard to imagine now, but just a few years ago two beer companies sponsored the Marin County Fair’s entertainment and dining pavilions. Play Fair Marin replaced those sponsors – and has worked with the Marin County Fair to end any alcohol marketing, sponsorship and promotion. This award winning initiative has realigned messages, helping to shape community and family values related to alcohol for future generations.

Continuing its ground breaking efforts, Play Fair supported the Marin County Fair’s efforts when, in 2007 it became the first 100% smoke-free fair in the nation. Play Fair’s other initiatives are just as groundbreaking, including

Play Fair Partners include:

Alcohol Justice, Bay Area Community Resources, First 5 Marin Children & Families Commission, Healthy Marin Partnership, Huckleberry Youth Programs, Marin Community Foundation, Marin County Board of Supervisors, Marin County Department of Health & Human Services, and Youth Leadership Institute

Other community partners include:

Agricultural Institute of Marin, LIFT/Levántate, Marin Organic, University of California Cooperative Extension, Marin YMCA