Pervasive Use of Theme
The 2017 Marin County Fair celebrated the 50th anniversary of the Summer of Love with their theme Let the Funshine In! Hearkening back to the spirit of 1967, the Fair brought back two bands that performed at the Magic Mountain Music Festival on local Mount Tamalpais fifty years ago, hosted a 5,500 sqft 'Fantasy Fair' museum showcasing the Festival's posters, film footage, photos and a liquid Light Show. Fairgoers participated in Summer of Love POETree, Peace Love & Origami, and competitions with Tie-Dye, Play-Doh, Macrame, Bicycle Wheel Decorating, Tin Crafts, Spin Art, Tangle Art, and Kaleidoscope (Psychedelic, Abstract and Pop Art). From publicity to competitive entries and from entertainment to exhibits, fair staff and fairgoers alike truly Let the Funshine In!