SPRING ISSUE OF BON AIR MAGAZINE

Bon Air is Greenbrae’s gathering place for shopping, dining, playing and relaxing. Choose from 50 specialty merchants, family-friendly restaurants and essential services conveniently located in the heart of Marin. For 65-years and counting, Bon Air’s welcoming outdoor spaces and spectacular Mt. Tam views have provided a sense of place for special events and the community. Local roots. Local spirit.

IN THIS ISSUE

MOTHER’S DAY ROSES

Saturday May 11th, 11am-3:30pm

“April showers bring May flowers” rings true at Bon Air with Bon Air Blooms – The Marin Rose Society’s Annual Rose and Photography Show, Saturday, May 11th. FREE! Over 40 categories of expertly grown roses will be on display along with more than 200 rose and landscape photos. American Rose Society certified judges will award honors to rose entries. This event offers growing advice on roses best-suited for local climates and soils.

Just in time for Mother’s Day, kids can visit the children’s table where volunteers will assist in creating a free bouquet. At 3pm, after judging is complete, roses will be available for purchase at $1 per stem or four mini roses for $1 per bunch. 100% of the proceeds benefitting the Center for Domestic Peace. At the west end of Bon Air and adjacent to Wells Fargo Bank.

ANNUAL SPRING FAIR

Saturday May 18th, 11am – 2pm

Join Mollie Stone’s Market and Bon Air merchants in celebration of spring at the annual Bon Air Spring Fair on Saturday, May 18th. Experience a showcase of farms and food producers sampling their wares and leading food demonstrations. Enjoy farm-fresh ingredients desserts, delicious snacks and tasty beverages plus, meet the people behind the food. Taste and learn about the products and the businesses committed to growing and making local food. Giveaways, prizes and sidewalk specials. FREE.

SUMMER WEDNESDAYS

Wednesdays, 2:30 – 3:15pm

Bon Air invites little ones and their caregivers to free Music Time on Wednesday afternoons throughout the summer. Visit Ms. Dani for a fun, silly hour of singing, dancing and wiggling, with children playing percussion instruments, improvising and rhyming. Designed for preschoolers. Look for the Bon Air tent next to the little playhouse kids area. Music Time with Ms. Dani: June 19th, June 26th, July 10th, July 17th, July 25th, July 31st and August 7th.

THIRSTY THIRD THURSDAYS

Third Thursdays of summer, June 20, July 18, August 15, 5pm – 7pm

Join us the third Thursdays of summer and jumpstart your weekend with FREE, family-friendly evenings of live bluegrass, local craft beer tasting, root-beer floats, kids activities, merchant and restaurant specials and more. Each evening animal ambassadors from Wildcare will make a special appearance. Music by Bread and Roses Presents. Donations are encouraged.

Delicious box dinners are available for purchase from Bon Air’s popular restaurants. Drink, dine and dance al fresco on a beautiful summer evening.