Visitor Information

Directions

Old Mill Park
Address: 17 Cascade Way, Mill Valley CA 94941

Bing Maps

Bus Transportation

We encourage alternative transportation to the Festival – walking, biking or riding our shuttle buses.

As a downtown Festival in a rustic park, we are unable to provide parking lots nearby. Our shuttles are plentiful and frequent.

Shuttle Bus

We provide free shuttle buses running continuously through Mill Valley

Saturday Shuttle Schedule
9:30 am - 5:30 pm (to the Festival)
Bus begins service at Tam high.
Last bus leaves Old Mill Park at 6:00.

Sunday Shuttle Schedule
9:30 am - 5:30 pm (to the Festival)
Bus begins service at Tam high.
Last bus leaves Old Mill Park at 6:00.

Bus Stops

Route 1 - Miller Avenue Route
  • Tamalpais High School Front Parking Lot
  • Safeway
  • Montford Ave
  • Sunnyside Ave
  • Festival Main Gate

Route 2 - East Blithedale Route
  • Tamalpais High School Front Parking Lot
  • Sycamore Ave. at Camino Alto (Middle School)
  • East Blithedale at Camino Alto
  • East Street
  • Mt View Ave
  • Sunnyside Ave
  • Festival Main Gate

Directions from North to Shuttle Bus Parking

  • Going South toward San Francisco on 101, take HWY 1, Mill Valley/Stinson Beach exit.
  • Make a left at the light, continue on Shoreline through Tam Junction onto Miller Ave.
  • Make a left into the Tamalpais High School parking Lot.

Directions from South to Shuttle Bus Parking

  • Directions from South to Shuttle Bus Parking
  • Going North toward San Rafael on 101, take HWY 1, Mill Valley/Stinson Beach exit.
  • Continue on Shoreline through Tam Junction onto Miller Ave. and make a left into the Tamalpais High School parking Lot.

General Information

2019 Mill Valley Fall Arts Festival

When: September 14 and 15
Hours: 10am to 5pm both days
Where: Old Mill Park, Downtown Mill Valley
Gate Price:
  • $15 general
  • $10 seniors
  • Free for Children
  • Free for Students and Teachers with ID
Save by getting your tickets in advanced! Get tickets here!

Art, music, friends and fun to be discovered under the Redwoods of Old Mill Park. Explore the fine works of 135 local and international artists. Our special presentation grove will showcase environmentally themed art and the children's area will host an eco-aware art activity for kids of all ages.

Festival Map

Please see the Exhibitor Map to note accessible areas at the Festival.

ADA and Disabled Access Notes

There is limited, marked parking available on Throckmorton Ave. near the two accessible entrances to the Festival.

We also have arranged for one bus equipped for wheelchair access to circulate continuously on the East Blithedale Route (see Bus Transportation above): This bus will not travel the Miller Avenue route to the Park.

Ride Your Bike - and get $5 off the entry fee!

New in 2019: We are partnering with Marin Bicycle Coalition! Securely park your bike in front of the Depot on Throckmorton and receive a voucher for $5 off at the gate.
No bike parking outside the entrances and no bikes in the park, even just to pass through.

Provisions

Since people don’t live by art and music alone, our Festival offers a curated selection of quality food venders, most staffed by volunteers to raise funds for their non-profit organization.

Please help us respect Old Mill Park and our festival by following these simple rules:

No pets left outside the entrances or allowed inside the park (except legitimate service dogs).
No Public pass through during the festival weekend.
No smoking.