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MAGC’s vision is to preserve and share our beautiful historic site, while enriching our community through exploration and discovery in the arts and the natural environment.

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Join us for the 2017 MAGC Summer Concert Series!

Celebrate summer at MAGC with free concerts on the Gazebo Lawn each Thursday evening from June 29 – August 10.  A different local band performs each week, and delicious food from Marin’s finest caterers is available for purchase. Beer, wine and botanical cocktails from the Edible Garden will also be for sale.


Bring a blanket and your family and enjoy the fun.  Parking is limited so carpools, bikes, and walking are encouraged!

Dogs must be on leash and are not permitted on the lawn.


magc events

Fri, May 19th

“The Way Home” - Tapestries by Sue Weil


Join us in the Studio to view local fiber artist Sue Weil’s minimalist and bold tapestries.

Wed, Jun 28th

Yoga on the Lawn with Elizabeth Shelhart


$15 per session drop-in rate Full package $75, register HERE Elizabeth Shelhart returns to MAGC this summer for a six-week session of all levels yoga class on the lawns of the Marin Art & Garden Center.  Nothing is more relaxing at the end of the warm summer day than spreading a mat on the Gazebo […]

Thu, Jun 29th

Lorin Rowan's Rattlebox


Grammy-award winner, six-time Grammy nominee, and 2015 IBMA Award winner for Recorded Event of the Year, Peter Rowan is a singer-songwriter with a career spanning over five decades

Thu, Jul 6th

The Schrammtastics


Classics from the 60’s & 70’s!

Thu, Jul 13th

Zydeco Flames


West Coast’s premiere Zydeco band, The Flames consistently pack the house in venues ranging from contemporary clubs to major festivals and traditional dancehalls.

Sat, Jul 15th

Family Programs: Leaves, stems, and flowers: you can eat them all!


Learn about edible plant parts as you harvest artichokes, sorrel, mints and rose scented geranium from The Herb Garden.

Thu, Jul 20th



Throughout the course of their musical union, the members of Boombox have won over the hearts of music lovers from all walks of life.

Thu, Jul 27th

Adam Theis MOBtet


MOBet is the hottest emerging talent in multi-instrumental and multi-genre performance in the Bay Area.

Thu, Aug 3rd

Kenya Baker Trio


Kenya Baker Trio plays blues, jazz, funk, soul and R&B.

Thu, Aug 10th

Highway Poets


With an eclectic sound they can only be described as Rolling Stones meets Nirvana and the Black keys mixed with Tower Of Power.

Sun, Sep 24th

Talons, a Festival Celebrating Birds of Prey


Presented by the Hungry Owl Project, a unique and exciting festival. See several different species of Owls and Hawks.

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Weddings, Life Celebrations, Business Events, Special Events

MAGC has won “Best Place for a Wedding” in the Pacific Sun’s annual Best of Marin awards so many times that we have made their Hall of Fame!

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Help us welcome the public and share the beauty of MAGC.  We have a variety of volunteer opportunities and will provide all the training you need.

sustainability at magc

The “Think Before You Spray” campaign is a collaborative, community-driven project in Marin County to raise awareness among Marin residents about alternatives to the use of toxic landscape products– around people’s homes and businesses – and to reduce the overall use of pesticides.

Watch “Think Before You Spray!”