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Planetary Dance

  • Santos Meadow 2704 Muir Woods Road Mill Valley, CA, 94941 United States (map)

Sunrise Ceremony 5:40 am: Greet the day atop Mt. Tamalpais. Arrive by 5:15 am at peak parking lot, 45 mins. from 101 Stinson Beach exit. Climb to top is 15–20 mins. Bring $8 cash for the Parking fee… and a flashlight. NOTE: Parking for the sunrise ceremony is not included in the free parking pass for Santos Meadow.

Main Event 11 am: Gather at Santos Meadow, Muir Woods Rd. All ages and abilities, children to adults, are invited to this community ritual. “When enough people move together in a common pulse with a common purpose, an amazing force takes over—a power that can renew, inspire, teach, create and heal,” states Anna Halprin.

Basic Info: The event happens rain or shine. Kids are especially welcome, but please no dogs. Dress in black or white; layered clothing is best. Bring your own food, beverages, blankets or something to sit on, for a picnic afterward. The event is free, but donations are encouraged to cover costs.

Directions to Meadow: Stinson Beach exit from Hwy 101 to 1. Left at Tam Junction to 1 North. Road forks at park entrance; take lower road toward Stinson Beach. Right on Frank Valley Rd (formerly known as Muir Woods Rd)., past Pelican Inn. Look for colorful flags ½ mile on left. 

Carpooling is recommended, please see our Facebook page to offer, or ask for a ride you can also call 511 on your cell phone or visit

Due to changes in the Muir Woods National Monument parking, parking passes will be required for all vehicles parking in Santos Meadow. No parking to access Muir Woods will be permitted from the Planetary Dance site, if you wish to visit Muir Woods please visit to make arrangements.