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Saturday
Farmers' Market - Saturday 9:00-2:00
9:00am - 2:00pm

Enjoy the best local and organic produce, flowers, pastured meats, seafood, organic cheeses, yogurt and milk, breads, baked goods (plus gluten free), nuts, confections, olive oil, jams and knife sharpening!! The brunch and lunch options are enough to make you a regular, and include the best grilled cheese, organic sausages & hot dogs from Belcampo Meat Co., organic soups & salads, sweet & savory crepes, and more! This is a rain or shine market, operating year round on Saturdays from 9:00 am - 2:00pm.

Market Entertainment - Saturday, April 25th

Children's Entertainment, 9:30-10:30

Arts & Crafts by SCRAP, 10:00-1:30

Pony Rides & Petting Zoo*, 10:00-2:00

Face Painting*, 9:00-2:00

Live Music, 12:00-2:00

*contingent upon dry weather

Like the farmers' market on Facebook!


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Sunday
Off The Grid Food Trucks
11:00am - 3:00pm

Every Sunday from 11 am-3 pm, Rain or Shine

Come enjoy Off the Grid’s delicious mobile gourmet food market on Sundays. Eat your way through the largest gathering of mobile food trucks in Marin, listen to live music, and take in great views of the bay and Mt. Tam.


Folkish Festival -- Moonlight Rodeo
12:30pm - 2:30pm

Enjoy the folkish sounds of Moonlight Rodeo

Moonlight Rodeo has been performing its unique brand of American originals and select covers for over 20 years around the Bay Area. They have appeared at numerous clubs, festivals, on TV and radio, and have released several CD’s. The band consists of Kurt Huget (guitar, vocals), Pat Campbell (bass, vocals), and Eric Morris (drums).

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Thursday
Special Event -- At DIESEL, a Discussion & Book Signing with Jane Hirshfield
6:30pm

On Thursday, April 30 at 6:30 pm, DIESEL warmly welcomes Jane Hirshfield in celebration of National Poetry Month

Jane will discuss and sign her latest book of poetry, The Beauty: Poems, and her new book of essays Ten Windows: How Great Poems Transform the World. Please join us for this special evening!

Jane Hirshfield is the author of eight books of poetry, including The Beauty; Come, Thief; After; and Given Sugar, Given Salt. She has edited and co-translated four books presenting the work of poets from the past and she is the author of two major collections of essays, Nine Gates: Entering the Mind of Poetry and Ten Windows: How Great Poems Transform the World. Hirshfield has received fellowships from the Guggenheim and Rockefeller foundations, the National Endowment for the Arts, and the Academy of American Poets. Her poems have appeared in The New Yorker, The Atlantic, The Times Literary Supplement, The Washington Post, The New York Times, Harper's Magazine, Poetry, Orion, McSweeney's, the Pushcart Prize Anthology, and seven editions of The Best American Poetry. She has been a resident of Northern California since 1974, and is a current chancellor of the Academy of American Poets.


Special Event -- INTERMIX, with Lillian Phan & Junior League of San Francisco
7:00pm - 9:00pm

At INTERMIX, shop to benefit Junior League of San Francisco

April 30, 7-9 pm

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Friday
Friday Night Jazz -- Stacks
6:00pm - 9:00pm

Come enjoy Friday Night Jazz, featuring Stacks

Stacks is a jazz quintet that pays homage to the Post-Bop Era(1960-1964) of the jazz tradition. The music of this era is marked by an increase in original compositions as opposed to the standards, experiment with new chord progressions and an overall "darker" sound. Stacks features compositions by Joe Henderson, Lee Morgan, Bobby Watson, Woody Shaw and Michael Bello.

Special Event at DIESEL -- Kids' Pajama Party with Dev Petty
6:00pm - 6:30pm

At DIESEL: Kids' Pajama Party with Dev Petty

Diesel welcomes Dev Petty as our guest bedtime book author on Friday, May 1 at 6 pm.

Pull on your PJs and bring your teddy bear to the bookstore! Author Dev Petty will be here to read you a bedtime story. Get cozy in front of the fireplace, listen to a story or two, have some milk and cookies, get your books signed, and then head home for bed.

Dev Petty was a senior visual-effects artist in the film industry. Her work appears in the Matrix Trilogy and dozens of other movies. She later left film to raise a family, but continues to draw, paint, and teach the visual arts while pursuing her passion for storytelling. She lives in Albany, California, with her husband, two daughters, some dogs, and other furry critters.

DIESEL's Kids' Pajama Party Series is held on the first Friday of every month.

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Sunday
Off The Grid Food Trucks
11:00am - 3:00pm

Every Sunday from 11 am-3 pm, Rain or Shine

Come enjoy Off the Grid’s delicious mobile gourmet food market on Sundays. Eat your way through the largest gathering of mobile food trucks in Marin, listen to live music, and take in great views of the bay and Mt. Tam.


Folkish Festival -- David Correa and Cascada
12:30pm - 2:30pm

Enjoy the folkish sounds of David Correa and Cascada

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Tuesday
Special -- Mariachis Jalisco, music for Cinco de Mayo
5:30pm - 8:30pm

Join us to celebrate Cinco de Mayo with the mariachi band, Mariachis Jalisco!

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Friday
Friday Night Jazz -- Nick Demopoulos Trio
6:00pm - 9:00pm

Come enjoy Friday Night Jazz, featuring the Nick Demopoulos Trio

Musician Nick Demopoulos,  the guitar player in NEA Jazz Master Chico Hamilton's ensemble from 2008 to 2013 and recorded with Mr. Hamilton on his albums "Revelation," "Euphoric," and "The Inquiring Mind." He also leads his own group called "Exegesis," which is a mixture of jazz and electronic music in New York City. Nick will be performing on the Smomid (String Modeling Midi Device), an instrument he designed and built as a way for a guitar player to interface with a computer. This instrument allows Nick to control beats, harmonies, manipulate audio samples, play melodies and program high-powered LEDs to interact with his compositions. Friday Night Jazz with the Smomid is not to be missed.

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Saturday
Special Event -- Remodelista & Gardenista Markets
10:00am - 5:00pm

Remodelista and Gardenista Markets Come to Marin Country Mart

Saturday, May 9, 10 am-5 pm

Just in time for Mother’s Day and other gift-giving occasions, Marin Country Mart invites you to a special shopping event with Remodelista and Gardenista, two online style sourcebooks that also host specialty retail markets in selected cities. The Markets feature a curated collection of about 40 specialty retailers that reflect Remodelista’s aesthetic and sustainable design focus. The Markets are held on Saturday, May 9, from 10 am – 5 pm in Building B for Remodelista and under the Farmers’ Market tent for Gardenista.

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Sunday
Off The Grid Food Trucks
11:00am - 3:00pm

Every Sunday from 11 am-3 pm, Rain or Shine

Come enjoy Off the Grid’s delicious mobile gourmet food market on Sundays. Eat your way through the largest gathering of mobile food trucks in Marin, listen to live music, and take in great views of the bay and Mt. Tam.


Folkish Festival -- The Bootleg Honeys
12:30pm - 2:30pm

Enjoy the folkish sounds of the Bootleg Honeys

The Bootleg Honeys are a homegrown Sonoma County trio. Singer-songwriters Alison Harris, Hannah Jern-Miller, and Katie Phillips perform original material and classic Americana covers with delicious three-part harmonies. A back-porch blend of sweet and sassy vocals and acoustic guitars is spiced up by Hannah’s rockin’ electric guitar leads, Alison’s honky-tonk piano, and Porchboard stomp pedal and tambourine. With a genuine love for songwriting and music-making, The Bootleg Honeys are bound to make you smile and stomp your feet!

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Wednesday
Special Event at Farmshop: The Matthiasson Wine Dinner Event
6:30pm

At Farmshop: The Matthiasson Wine Dinner Event

Wednesday, May 13, 6:30 pm

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Friday
Friday Night Jazz -- Primary Colors with Nate Pruitt
6:00pm - 9:00pm

Come enjoy Friday Night Jazz, featuring Primary Colors with Nate Pruitt

Vocalist Nate Pruitt and guitarist Rick Vandivier enjoy a collaborative partnership that stretches back several decades. Their music, though primarily jazz and blues, also includes elements of swing, soul, pop, spiritual, and Latin styles – even a trademark deep Southern yodel!

Vandivier is on faculty at San Jose State University and a favorite of San Jose Jazz audiences, having played at many San Jose Jazz events with his group, Vandivier. He’s played as a sideman with Dr. Lonnie Smith, John Handy and Mose Allison, among others. Pruitt received a Lifetime Achievement Award from San Jose Jazz in 2004; his singing has been featured in films and commercials, and he’s performed with Dave Brubeck, Lionel Hampton and Quincy Jones and at the Monterey and North Sea Jazz Festivals, among others.

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Sunday
Off The Grid Food Trucks
11:00am - 3:00pm

Every Sunday from 11 am-3 pm, Rain or Shine

Come enjoy Off the Grid’s delicious mobile gourmet food market on Sundays. Eat your way through the largest gathering of mobile food trucks in Marin, listen to live music, and take in great views of the bay and Mt. Tam.


Folkish Festival -- Joshua Smith
12:30pm - 2:30pm

Enjoy the folkish sounds of Joshua Smith

Joshua Smith is a jazz saxophonist living in West Marin. He began gigging around his hometown of Cleveland, Ohio at age 14, becoming well versed in straight ahead jazz, through playing with some of the  area’s best jazz  players. Joshua has performed throughout the U.S. and Europe, playing jazz both as a band leader and sideman. Since moving to San Francisco in 2004, he has been playing with many of that area's finest jazz musicians. Joshua’s jazz groups (quartet, trio, duo) have a wide-ranging repertoire of well-loved (as well as more obscure) jazz standards and straight-ahead jazz classics.

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Wednesday
Special Event at DIESEL -- Kids' Literary Karaoke
4:00pm

At DIESEL: Kids' Literary Karaoke

DIESEL is proud to announce a brand new way for kids to share what they love to read! Join us on Wednesday, May 20 at 4 pm for our first ever Literary Karaoke for kids.

Kids' Literary Karaoke is based on the successful Literary Karaoke events DIESEL holds for adults in their Oakland store, but this time the kids are in charge! Anyone aged 8-12 can take center stage in the store, grab the mic and read for up to 5 minutes from their favorite published book. It can be something new, a classic, something funny and silly or something that really makes us all think.

Kids' Literary Karaoke is a fun and interactive way to share a love of books, and maybe show off a bit too!

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Friday
Friday Night Jazz -- Pamela Rose and Wayne De La Cruz
6:00pm - 9:00pm

Come enjoy Friday Night Jazz, featuring Pamela Rose and Wayne De La Cruz

Together, Rose’s soulful singing and De La Cruz’s inspired keyboard wizardry lift the Hammond Organ Party into the stratosphere of swinging jazz standards and classic R&B grooves. From the bluesy swing of the Isley’s Nobody But Me to the melodic strains of Harry Warren’s September In The Rain, to the funky shuffle of Little Walter’s My Babe, the Hammond Organ Party brings it all back home.

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Sunday
Off The Grid Food Trucks
11:00am - 3:00pm

Every Sunday from 11 am-3 pm, Rain or Shine

Come enjoy Off the Grid’s delicious mobile gourmet food market on Sundays. Eat your way through the largest gathering of mobile food trucks in Marin, listen to live music, and take in great views of the bay and Mt. Tam.


Folkish Festival -- Abby and the Myth
12:30pm - 2:30pm

Enjoy the folkish sounds of Abby and the Myth

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Friday
Friday Night Jazz -- Robby Elfman-Piro Patton Trio
6:00pm - 9:00pm

Come enjoy Friday Night Jazz, featuring the Robby Elfman-Piro Patton Trio

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Sunday
Off The Grid Food Trucks
11:00am - 3:00pm

Every Sunday from 11 am-3 pm, Rain or Shine

Come enjoy Off the Grid’s delicious mobile gourmet food market on Sundays. Eat your way through the largest gathering of mobile food trucks in Marin, listen to live music, and take in great views of the bay and Mt. Tam.


Folkish Festival -- Hannah Jern-Miller & Ben Dubin
12:30pm - 2:30pm

Enjoy the folkish sounds of Hannah Jern-Miller & Ben Dubin

Singer/songwriter, Hannah Jern-Miller and Ben Dubin (bass, harmonica, and vocals) play as a duo, performing their favorite cover tunes and home grown originals. The pair has an eclectic repertoire, spanning the range from blues, soul, folk, country, and rock. Their simple acoustic instrumentation and smooth harmonies are easy on the ears and are bound to have you singing along in no time.