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Ember Stomp! Wildfire Prevention Festival
May 28 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pmFree
Fire Safe Marin and Marin Wildfire Prevention Authority present “Ember Stomp,” the first-ever wildfire prevention festival in Marin County. This free event held on May 28, 2022 at the Civic Center Children’s Island will be a celebration of Marin County’s groundbreaking community effort to reduce the risk of a catastrophic wildfire. The festival will feature live music, hands-on activities, awards and entertainment, and lots of great food, inviting all Marin residents to explore ways to keep fire-safe.
Main highlights include:
* A “Demo House” area, a fully constructed small model house that showcases home hardening features and materials.
*A “Demo Garden,” organized by UC Master Gardeners, that will teach people about the principles of fire-smart landscaping.
*Vendors and partners with contributing messages will surround these areas.
*The MWPA, fire agencies and Firewise communities will share an area to answer questions and welcome people.
*The main stage will feature 4 bands.
*The small stage will provide a platform for kids’ entertainment and fire prevention demonstrations.
*Awards will be announced throughout the day to highlight the great work of our partners and the people who lead the way.
All ages are welcome.