Save the Date: Volunteer at the Mill Valley Fall Arts Festival in Old Mill Park – Sept. 17-18

Save the Date: Volunteer at the Mill Valley Fall Arts Festival in Old Mill Park – Sept. 17-18

Sculpture by Bennett Ewing. With nearly 140 artists scattered and thousands of patrons scattered throughout the massive, gorgeous redwood grove at old Mill Park, the Mill Valley Fall Arts Festival, set for Sept. 17-18, is a massive undertaking. MVFAF Volunteer...
Makers Market Lines Up Summer Market Dates at MV Lumber Yard – June 11, July 9 & August 13

Makers Market Lines Up Summer Market Dates at MV Lumber Yard – June 11, July 9 & August 13

Summer is almost here and Makers Market has unveiled the upcoming dates for their regular series of monthly Outdoor Markets at the Mill Valley Lumber Yard. The series returns June 11, 11am-5pm, with some of the best local makers offering jewelry, organic body, CBD...
Mutual Admiration Society: We Created Something Special, You’ve Filled Us With Joy and We Can’t Wait to Do It Again Next Year

Mutual Admiration Society: We Created Something Special, You’ve Filled Us With Joy and We Can’t Wait to Do It Again Next Year

By Jim Welte THANK YOU. I’m old enough to have felt just about every emotion that one can experience in their lifetime. But my feelings on May 7th at the inaugural Mill Valley Music Fest were something else entirely. I spent an entire afternoon being stopped by...
The Inaugural Mill Valley Music Festival, in Photos

The Inaugural Mill Valley Music Festival, in Photos

The Stage & the Scene All photos by Paige K. Parsons / Mill Valley Music Festival and Gary Ferber. The View from Above Photo by Alex McCutcheon. The Art All photos by Paige K. Parsons / Mill Valley Music Festival and Gary Ferber. The Food & Drink All photos by...
Mill Valley Music Festival’s Magnanimous Sponsors Have Made the Monumental Possible!

Mill Valley Music Festival’s Magnanimous Sponsors Have Made the Monumental Possible!

As you have read in this space many times before, the heart and soul of any music festival is, quite simply, the power of song. It can lift you up, infuse your spirit with joy and create a communal, sonic experience with your friends, neighbors and even those you’ve...
Love, Passion & Politics: Ben Harper, Our MV Music Fest Headliner, Oozes Soul Power

Love, Passion & Politics: Ben Harper, Our MV Music Fest Headliner, Oozes Soul Power

I’ve seen Ben Harper perform more than 20 times. On the East Coast, on the West Coast, from major festivals like Lollapalooza to postage-stamped sized venues in Santa Rosa and Philadelphia. At each and every one of those performances, through the trials and...