Enjoy the Holiday Weekend Close to Home (and Still Have Fun!)

With the COVID-19 pandemic and the upcoming holiday weekend, Marin County Public Health reminds residents there are ways to enjoy the holiday weekend safely. Get creative and have fun this Independence Day! If you need some suggestions, here's a list of safe and fun activities for you and your family to consider.

  • Attend the Virtual Marin County Fair, July 1-5: Watch music, dance and acrobatic performances; share your art and favorite fair memories; and watch a virtual firework show at 9pm on July 4. Schedule | Watch Performances
  • Go camping in your own backyard: Set up a tent and enjoy a night under the stars
  • Have a dance off: Light the night with glow sticks and dance to your favorite tunes
  • Pack a picnic and visit a local park: Remember to follow all posted signage
  • Make a festive snack or craft: Enjoy a patriotic DIY project with the kids
  • Watch a movie under the stars: Check YouTube to learn how to make a projector using your smart phone
  • Create a waterpark at home: Set up sprinklers and a splash pool filled with water balloons
  • Plan an online watch party: Enjoy a patriotic fireworks show online
  • Have a sports-a-thon: Plan a friendly competition with members of your household
  • Fly a kite: Add to the fun and build your own kite
  • Go for a bike ride: Enjoy a bike ride around your neighborhood or local park

Stay Local - Avoid Crowds - Maintain Physical Distance - Wear a Face Covering