While dining on a patio your meal should NOT come with a side of harmful secondhand smoke. Residents and visitors can now enjoy smoke free environments on restaurant patios!
SMokE-Free outdoor Dining
Outdoor Dining Areas are now included in Mariposa County outdoor spaces where Smoking and Vaping are NOT allowed. Here are the benefits:
Customers and employees are now protected from toxic secondhand tobacco smoke and vape aerosol.
Outdoor dining areas will be free of cigarette and other tobacco litter.
Free signage for Restaurants with OUTDOOr dining & Mobile food trucks
Contact the Tobacco Education Program at (209) 966-3689 or (209) 966-6697 for FREE signage! We have both Table Tents and 9" x 12" Metal Signs as shown in the picture with the ordinance information referenced.
Smoke-free areas create a clean air environment while enjoying our beautiful outdoor spaces.
The full definition of the smoke free zones can be found in County Ordinance 2019-1145. This ordinance became effective October 24, 2019.