August Events

August 2019 Events at San Francisco Fisherman's Wharf

It’s officially summer! Planning to visit San Francisco’s Fisherman’s Wharf? For the month of August, there are fun attractions to visit, things to see and do, hotels to stay, restaurants and bars to dine and drink, and plenty of sights and sounds.  

Looking for more details on visiting Fisherman’s Wharf, or a list of restaurants and hotels? Please visit our website at www.fishermanswharf.org. See you soon!

Here's what's happening at San Francisco Fisherman's Wharf

San Francisco Experience City Tour

Explore San Francisco’s most popular landmarks, historic districts and neighborhoods aboard a Hornblower Classic Cable Car on this one-of-a-kind, 3-hour guided premier city tour.

Throughout the tour, there will be three stops where you will have the opportunity to disembark from your trolley for brief guided walking tours and memorable photo opportunities.  Your tour guide will provide live narration and be available to answer any questions throughout the entire duration of your tour.

Times: 9:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.

Location: Fisherman’s Wharf at Pier 35

For more information: Call 1-844-922-2532

https://www.classiccablecar.com/tour/san-francisco-experience-city/

Private Events at The Grotto

The Grotto SF is located in the heart of Fisherman’s Wharf.

Since 1935, The Grotto, a classic San Francisco seafood restaurant, has been serving amazing dishes, offering friendly service, and boasting incredible harbor views.  The Grotto was the first sit-down restaurant established in the neighborhood before Fisherman’s Wharf came into existence.  Today, it features a newly renovated restaurant, oyster bar, and lounge.  You are invited to experience delicious, fresh seafood dishes in a lively, historic setting! 

From incredible seafood cuisine to breathtaking views of the Golden Gate Bridge and harbor, The Grotto is the perfect place to host your event and experience.  Our main dining room, private dining options, and the Heritage Lounge allow our space to accommodate groups ranging from 6 to 300 guests and events of any style.  Whether you are hosting a wedding reception, birthday party, or corporate meeting, we welcome all event inquiries!

Hours: 11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. (Monday through Thursday); 11:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. (Friday and Saturday)

Location: 2847 Taylor Street

For more information: Call 1-415-673-7025

https://thegrottosf.com/

Electric Sunset Cruise

Experience a gorgeous Californian sunset aboard Red and White Fleet’s award-winning, hybrid-electric boat, the Enhydra.  Take a silent, emissions-free tour of the bay on our brand-new Electric Sunset Cruise.  Our cruise takes passengers under the majestic span of the Golden Gate Bridge, past the infamous Alcatraz Island, around Angel Island National Park, and along the beautiful shorelines of Tiburon & Sausalito on an unforgettable 2-hour tour.

Enjoy delicious appetizers, live music and a complimentary drink while cruising along San Francisco’s sparkling waterfront. 

Dates: Every Thursday night from August 1 until August 29, 2019

Departure Time: 7:00 p.m.

Location: Pier 43 1/2 

For more information: Call 1-415-673-2900

www.redandwhite.com

The Blue & Gold Fleet Sunset Cruise Featuring Bay Lights

Come aboard Blue & Gold Fleet’s Sunset Cruise featuring Bay Lights and enjoy the many sights of the San Francisco Bay!  This 90-minute cruise will take you from PIER 39, past the famous California Sea Lions, the Golden Gate Bridge, Sausalito, Tiburon, Angel Island, and around Alcatraz Island.  Be treated to a dazzling display of illumination as the western span of the Bay Bridge transforms into the world’s largest LED light sculpture. 

Cruises depart promptly.  This is not a seated event.  Don’t miss this breathtaking experience from the best seats on the bay!  

Dates: Every Friday and Saturday in August, beginning August 2, 2019

Departure Times: Varies based on the actual sunset

Location: PIER 39 (Embarcadero at Beach Street)

For more information: Call 1-415-705-8200 or info@blueandgoldfleet.com

https://www.blueandgoldfleet.com/

Rock the Yacht Party Cruise!

Hornblower Cruises & Events is ramping up summer with Rock the Yacht, a new two-hour party cruise departing on select Fridays through the end of October.  Come aboard and kick off your weekend right with dancing, drinks and nighttime views of the city!  Grab a cocktail and some light bites as you cruise under the Golden Gate and past the city lights of San Francisco’s epic skyline. Take advantage of the views outside with plenty of photo opportunities or hit the dance floor where the DJ will be playing top 40 hits to get the party going.  

Head down to Pier 3 on the Embarcadero to board the only late-night party you can’t find on land!  This is a 21+ event.

Dates: August 2 and 30; September 6, 13 and 27; October 4 and 18, 2019

Departure Time: 9:00 p.m., with boarding at 8:30 p.m.

Location: Pier 3, Hornblower Landing

For more information: Call 1-415-788-8866

https://www.hornblower.com/san-francisco/rock-the-yacht-party-cruise/

Mexico en el Corazón at PIER 39

“Mexico en el Corazon” is a North American tour presented by CONFEDEJAL, the Government of Guadalajara and NAIMA, a non-profit organization dedicated to improving the lives of the Mexican-American community.  It is an initiative that strives to break barriers by showcasing traditional Mexican culture.  This tour immerses its viewers into the artistic world of Mariachi music, folkloric ballet, and other representations of Mexican heritage.

Artists travel directly from Mexico to cities across the United States and Canada.  “México en el Corazón” aims to educate audiences that are unfamiliar with traditional Mexican folklore, and provide a show reminiscent to those unable to return to their beautiful home, Mexico.

Date: Sunday, August 11, 2019

Time: 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Location: PIER 39 Entrance Plaza

For more information: Call 1-415-705-5500

https://www.pier39.com/event/mexico-en-el-corazon-at-pier-39/

Summer School is in Session!

Join us at The Cheese School of San Francisco for drop-in mini classes on the weekends!*

Local Beauties — California cheeses win awards worldwide!  Come find out what all the fuss is about and learn about four of our greatest treasures.

Crowd Pleasers — Join us for a mini class on the cheeses you (and your friends) love most!  Brie-style, aged gouda, Alpine, and aged sheep’s milk.

Each class includes: 30-minute cheesemonger guided tasting of 4 kinds of cheese; a glass of white or red wine (beer and non-alcoholic beverages available); a class handout; and 10% off same-day retail at our cheese counter.  Registration begins 7 days in advance.

Dates: Weekends in August 2019

Time: 4:00 p.m. 

Location: Ghirardelli Square, 900 North Point Street

For more information: Call 1-415-346-7530 or email info@thecheeseschool.com  

https://thecheeseschool.com/pages/summer-school

Eugene O'Neill Plays at Hyde Street Pier

Join us aboard the 1886 square-rigger, Balclutha, and the 1890 steam-ferry, Eureka, where we will be hosting performances of a trilogy of O’Neill’s one-act sea plays (Bound East for Cardiff, In the Zone, and The Long Voyage Home).  What better way to experience these iconic plays than to see them in the author’s intended setting — on the water and aboard a ship!

 

The San Francisco Maritime National Park Association and the San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park are proud to partner with the Eugene O’Neill Foundation and Eugene O’Neill National Historic Site to bring you this unique, immersive experience!

 

Performances will be featuring an Irish cast drawn from O’Neill’s ancestral home of New Ross, Ireland!

Dates: August 30, 31, and September 1, 2019

Time: 7:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Location: Hyde Street Pier

For more information: Call 1-415-561-6662 or email btachco@maritime.org

https://maritime.org/events/oneill-plays-at-hyde-street-pier/

New Ghirardelli Pop Art Collection

Come checkout Ghirardelli’s new Pop Art Collection!  Inspired by Ghirardelli products of the past, the new Pop Art collection brings Ghirardelli’s history to the colorful present day.  The star of the show is Domingo Ghirardelli’s pet parrot who, legend says, he trained to teach guests to pronounce “GEAR-AR-DELLY!”  

Stop by a Ghirardelli store to pick up the collection now!

 

Hours: Varies

Location: 3 shops at Ghirardelli Square, 900 North Point Street

For more information: Call 1-415-474-3938

https://www.ghirardelli.com/StoreLocations-SanFrancisco-Original

Celebrate Peace, Love & Irish Coffee at the Buena Vista!

August is an especially lively month at always-bustling Fisherman’s Wharf, where a visit to the historic Buena Vista Cafe is a must.  The “BV,” as it is affectionately known, first opened in 1886, attracting fishermen, sailors, dock workers and hungry locals looking for hearty meals and lively libations served in a convivial atmosphere.  It has witnessed the ebb and flow of several eras, surviving the Great Depression and Prohibition.  This year, we continue our annual celebration of another San Francisco phenomenon — the 1967 Summer of Love — and its 52nd anniversary.  Stop by to enjoy breakfast, lunch or dinner, and our world-famous Irish Coffee.  And be sure to pick up a free “Peace, Love & Irish Coffee” temporary tattoo, while supplies last. 

Don’t miss a visit to our gift shop (located adjacent to the restaurant), featuring our exclusive “Peace, Love & Irish Coffee” tees and other unique BV logo merchandise.

Hours: Open Daily for Lunch, Dinner, and All-Day Breakfast.

Weekdays: 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 a.m.; Weekends: 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 a.m.

Location: 2765 Hyde Street (at Beach)

For more information: Call 1-415-474-5044 

www.thebuenavista.com

August at the Blue Mermaid

The Blue Mermaid Restaurant has an authentic, richly textured oceanfront ambiance accented with sea-faring touches like renderings of mermaids, rough-hewn timbers and thick braids of rope. 

For the Dog Days of Summer, now until August 20th, bring your pet to our patio and get a free cup of award-winning chowder!

Celebrate the National Park Services’ birthday on August 25th.  With proof of your NPS entrance ticket or voucher, get a complimentarydessert with entree purchase.  If you’re participating in the Bridge to Bridge Run, simply show your race bib and receive a complimentarycup of award-winning chowder with entree purchase.

You can always join us for Blue Mermaid Happy Hour Monday through Thursday, 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.  All Happy Hour food and beverage menu options are under $9.00!  

Location: 471 Jefferson Street (next to the Argonaut Hotel)

For more information: Call 1-415-345-5532 or email bluemermaid@noblehousehotels.com

https://www.argonauthotel.com/fishermans-wharf-seafood-restaurants.aspx

Self, Made: Exploring You in a World of We

Dive into the universe of you and spark great conversations at the Exploratorium’s Self, Made, a bold yet playful all-ages exhibition, open now until September 2, 2019.

With dozens of specially-curated interactive exhibits, artifacts, and artwork designed to change your view of you –including costumes worn by Shuri and T’Challa in Marvel’s Black Panther — Self, Made gives you the freedom to reimagine who we all are underneath it all.

Whether you find yourself, lose yourself, or reinvent yourself, we hope you’ll be part of the experiment!

Summer Hours: 10 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; Thursday Evenings (Ages 18+), 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.  

Location: Pier 15 (Embarcadero at Green Street)

For more information: Call 1-415-528-4444  

https://www.exploratorium.edu/selfmade

San Francisco Giant Race

The Giant Race Run/WalkSeries, presented by

Alaska Airlines,  represents the perfect combination of running and baseball.  With annual events held in Scottsdale, Sacramento, San Jose and San Francisco, the Series offers Giants fans fun and competitive opportunities at every level of professional baseball.  The Series begins in Scottsdale during Spring Training, continues at Minor League facilities in Sacramento and San Jose, and ends on the field at Oracle Park, with a 20,000-participant race on the flattest and fastest course in San Francisco.

As a valued Giants Enterprises partner, we invite you to enjoy 15% off registration by using promo code SFPARTNER19 at checkout.  Registration is now open!   

Date: Sunday, September 8, 2019

Time: 7:00 a.m.  

Location: Oracle Park, 24 Willie Mays Plaza

For more information: Call 1-415-972-1881 or email info@giantrace.com  

https://race-sfgiants.com/

End of Summer Blues with Ice Cream

Don’t let the end of summer blues get you down!  Sweeten up your day with some Ben & Jerry’s ice cream! Mention this newsletter listing and get 20% off your order!

Dates: Now through August 31, 2019

Locations: 475 Jefferson Street (next to Argonaut Hotel) and Pier 41

Hours of Argonaut Hotel Location:10:30 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. (Monday through Thursday); 10:30 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. (Friday); 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 p.m. (Saturday); and 10:30 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. (Sunday)

Hours of Pier 41 Location: 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. (Monday through Thursday); 10:00 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. (Friday); 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. (Saturday and Sunday)

For more information: Call Janna Kaufman, 1-650-465-8001

www.benjerry.com

New Summer Menu Featuring Panko Crusted Alaskan Halibut

Fog Harbor Fish House, the quintessential waterfront dining experience, is proud to be named a Top 5 Seafood Restaurant in San Francisco. Family owned and operated, spanning through three generations, Fog Harbor offers 100% sustainable seafood favorites, ranging from Award-Winning Clam Chowder, Dungeness Crab, Jumbo Scallop & Crab Risotto, Cioppino, and Seafood Platters.  

 

Located on the second level of PIER 39, Fog harbor’s dining room offers spectacular views of the San Francisco Bay, Alcatraz and the Golden Gate Bridge, while guests sip on California Wines, Draft Beers and Award-Winning Handcrafted Cocktails. Make your reservationsnow!

 

Dates: Now through August 31, 2019 

Hours: 11:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. (Monday through Friday); 10:30 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. (Saturday and Sunday)

Location: Second Level of PIER 39

For more information: Call 1-415-421-2442 or email fogharbor@simcorestaurants.com       

www.fogharbor.com

This Summer, Try Pier Market "To Go"

Pier Market Seafood Restaurant offers 100% sustainable seafood, and a  waterfront dining experience with views of the San Francisco Bay, the infamous PIER 39 Sea Lions and Alcatraz.  

Try our “To Go” window!  Or dine with us while sipping on California Wines, Draft Beers and Handcrafted Cocktails.  Get a behind-the-scenes view of our chefs at work, with an open kitchen and grill overlooking the Bay.  Make yourreservations now!

  

Dates: Now through August 31, 2019

Hours: 11:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. (Monday through Friday); 10:30 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. (Saturday and Sunday)

Location: Lower Level in the middle of PIER 39

For more information: Call 1-415-989-7437 or email piermarket@simcorestaurants.com

www.piermarket.com

See the Best of San Francisco from Land and by Sea!

Enjoy $10.00 OFF per person with Tower Tours!See all of San Francisco’s most famous sites and attractions from the comfort of a luxury motorcoach, and listen in to stories from a live guide. Next, enjoy a one-hour scenic Bay Cruise on San Francisco Bay as you enjoy the city skyline, views of Alcatraz Island, and sail under the Golden Gate Bridge. To receive this discount, use PROMO CODE FWMA10

Dates: Now through August 31, 2019

Time: 9:00 a.m. 

Location: 288 Beach Street (at Mason), Fisherman’s Wharf

For more information and reservations: Call 1-415-345-8687 or 1-866-345-8687 

https://towertours.com/san-francisco-grand-city-tour-w-golden-gate-bay-cruise/

Sun's Out, Drinks Out at Wipeout Bar & Grill

Perfect weather for a cold cocktail!  Experience the California spring season and surf vibes from breakfast to after-dinner drinks with local draft beers and handcrafted cocktails outdoors by the fire pit, or indoors with cozy lights and bumpin’ music.  Wipeout Bar & Grillstarts everyday with breakfast favorites, including Combos, Omelettes, Huevos Rancheros and more.  As the afternoon and evenings commence, enjoy the bustling of PIER 39 and sports on flat screen TV’s seen from every table, while dining on a variety of appetizers and entrees ranging from 100% sustainable seafood to Wipeout Burgers, Paddlin’ Pizzas and Big Wave Bowls.

 

In our strides toward sustainability and environmental protection, Wipeout is a San Francisco Green Certified Business and has proudly made the switch to paper straws.

 

Dates: Now through August 31, 2019

Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.  (Breakfast daily from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.)

Location: The end of PIER 39 (across from the carousel)

For more information or reservations: Call 1-415-986-5966

www.wipeoutbarandgrill.com

It's Summertime at Eagle Cafe

Jois us on our outside patio this summer at San Francisco’s favorite historic restaurant!  Since the 1920, Eagle Cafehas been serving a hearty breakfast, lunch and dinner menu on Fisherman’s Wharf — famous for our breakfast items, such as housemade corned beef hash, banana pecan pancakes, crab benedicts, and Boudin sourdough French toast with maple butter.

For lunch, enjoy a killer reuben, pastrami burger, fresh fish tacos, or some crab tater tots!

Seating is indoor and outdoor on the harbor side of PIER 39, with views of the Golden Gate, the infamous sea lions at PIER 39, and Alcatraz.  We can also accommodate groups.

 

Hours: 7:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. daily.  (Breakfast from 7:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.)

Location: Entrance to PIER 39, Second Level

For more information: Call 1-415-484-1282 

www.eaglecafe.com

Wetzel's Pretzels -- New Fisherman's Wharf Location

The best things in life are fresh and we bake all our pretzels fresh from scratch every day!  Whether it is an Original Pretzel snack on the go, shareable and dip-able Cin-A-Bitz with made-from-scratch Sweet Glaze, or a Wetzel Dog meal with an ice-cold lemonade, Wetzel’s Pretzelshas got you covered.  Something for everyone to grab a little happiness in the palm of your hand!

We hand roll, hand craft, and fresh squeeze the finest ingredients into innovative deliciousness.  What better way to start off your summer than with a pretzel snack and an ice cold drink from Wetzel’s Pretzels!

Hours: 10:00 a.ma. to 8:00 p.m. daily

Location: 2660 Mason Street (next to Big Bus Tours)

For more information: Call 1-415-800-8637  

https://www.theflyer-sanfrancisco.com/

Summer Sailing Aboard the Adventure Cat

The Adventure Cat Sailing cruises are back in the water 7 days per week.  As in past years, guests can purchase tickets for any of our 3 daily trips (90 minutes each) out around Alcatraz and out under the Golden Gate Bridge.  The large sailing catamarans are flat, fast and fun!  Safe as always, offering both indoor and outdoor seating for everyone to find a spot!

Times: 1:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m.  (Call for Sunset Sail.)

Location: PIER 39, Gate J (right next to the sealions)

For more information: Call 1-800-498-4228 or email info@adventurecat.com    

http://www.adventurecat.com/tours/bay-sail/

Alcatraz Cruises/Angel Island Combo Cruise

The secret to securing tickets to Alcatraz during the peak season, which extends through October, is to book the Alcatraz Island/Angel Island Combo Tour, with tickets still available for select dates.

In addition to this insider tip for securing the hottest tickets in town, Alcatraz Cruises’ Combo Tour offers a great value for visitors to San Francisco.  In collaboration with California State Parks and the National Park Service, Alcatraz Cruises offers a seasonal tour including both Angel Island State Park and Alcatraz Island. 

The combination tour is a 5½ hour journey.  Ticket prices include the ferry rides to both islands, a one-hour historic tram tour on Angel Island, the cell-house audio tour on Alcatraz and daily optional programs and exhibits.  (Note: the tour of the Angel Island Immigration Station is not included in the Alcatraz & Angel Island Combination Tour).

Dates: Now through October 27, 2019

Departure Time: Based on Island of Departure

Location: Pier 33, Alcatraz Landing

For more information: Call 1-415-981-ROCK(7625) or email info@alcatrazcruises.com  

https://www.alcatrazcruises.com/tour-options/alcatraz-angel-island-combo-tour/

Celebrate "Seafood Summer" at Pompei's Grotto!

Pompei’s Grotto — Always serving the freshest seafood on Fisherman’s Wharf since 1946. Come in and try our popular Crab Cakes, Fisherman’s Stew, Crab Cioppino, or our amazing Dungeness Crab roasted in tomato, garlic and white wine.  All served the old Italian traditional way!

We have an amazing Happy Hour from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. everyday, so come take advantage and enjoy the sun on our nice outdoor patio seating!  For Happy Hour, we offer 6 different types of ice cold beer on tap, California wine, mixed drinks, and delicious seafood snacks.

You can also enjoy our full menu — salads, soups, sandwiches, pasta, steak, burgers, poultry, and our seafood combinations daily.  Lunch specials include $6.00 Clam Chowder Bread Bowl, $7.00 fish and chips, $4.00 Bloody Mary, and $4.00 Pompei’s Lager.

Hours: 10:00 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. (Sunday through Thursday); 10:00 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. (Friday and Saturday)

Location: 340 Jefferson Street

For more information: Call 1-415-776-9265 or email info@pompeisgrotto.com

http://www.bistroboudin.com/

New at Bistro Boudin!

Join us at Bistro Boudin from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. for our new Weekend Brunch

We also have a new seasonal menu, featuring new seafood, steaks, pizzas, cocktails, wine and more, as well as our relaunched Happy Hour, featuring $1.00 Oysters, a variety of sliders and tacos, and $5.00 cocktails and $4.00 beers — best deal on the Wharf!  Happy Hour is Monday through Friday, 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Location: 160 Jefferson Street, Second Floor

For more information: Call 1-415-351-5561 or email info@bistroboudin.com

http://www.bistroboudin.com/

The Flyer - San Francisco Now Open!

The Flyer – San Francisco is now open on PIER 39!  See the iconic landmarks and neighborhoods of San Francisco in an exciting new way.  The Flyer’s state-of-the-art “flying theater” will take visitors on a 3D flight through the city.  Guests will fly over the Golden Gate Bridge, soar over Muir Woods and much more.

The Flyer-San Francisco combines motion seats, live-action and computer-generated imagery to simulate flight, and in-theater special effects create a sweeping experience for all your senses!  A thrilling and inspiring attraction for all ages, The Flyer-San Francisco is a perfect introduction to San Francisco and a riveting ride for locals, who will see San Francisco in a whole new way!

Hours: 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. (last show at 8:00 p.m.)

Location: PIER 39 (Second level above Hard Rock Cafe)

For more information: Call 1-415-273-8852 or email info@theflyersf.com  

https://www.theflyer-sanfrancisco.com/

Supreme Crab at Fisherman's Wharf -- Serving Cajun and Classic Seafood

Supreme Crab is located in the heart of Fisherman’s Wharf.  We are a fun-filled Cajun seafood destination where patrons come and escape into flavor paradise. Our unique and absolutely irresistible Cajun sauces — a combination of spicy, sweet and tangy flavors — and freshly prepared seafood will satisfy your taste buds. 

It’s also a fun place to hang out with friends and family, and for groups.  The dining room boasts a 20-foot TV screen showing your favorite sports events, as well as a 30-foot stage, perfect for parties.  We also have a private event room that can accommodate up to 80 guests, featuring a 130-inch TV and karaoke.  Click here to make your reservations now!

Hours: 11:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. (Sunday through Thursday); 11:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. (Friday and Saturday)

Location: 245 Jefferson Street, Second Floor

For more information: Call 1-415-673-8888 

https://www.supremecrabusa.com/

Now Showing at 7D Experience: Carnival

A disturbed clown is out for revenge!

Trapped in an abandoned amusement park and played with like helpless mice, players are thrown, pulled and toyed with by the evil clown.  Maneuvering through decrepit rollercoasters, empty funhouses and possessed bumper cars, one thing doesn’t stop — the clowns don’t stop coming!   Will you be able to survive?

Combining 3D video, motion seats, special effects and play guns, this 7D video game experience is a virtual roller coaster unlike any other! You’ll be immersed in another dimension as you compete with other riders to take down a variety of virtual enemies!

Hours: 10:00 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. (last show at 9:30 p.m.)

Location: PIER 39 (directly across from the Carousel)

For more information: Call 1-415-658-7372 or email info@theflyersf.com  

https://www.theflyer-sanfrancisco.com/7d-experience/

Bass Tub Sport Fishing

Bass Tub is San Francisco’s premier fishing vessel.  Book online now for striped bass and halibut pot luck trips.  With 5/5 stars on both Yelp and Trip Advisor, Bass Tub is the top-rated boat for fishing trips and event charters. 

Salmon season is here!  We have open load and private charters.  We highly recommend making reservations early.  rips will probably sell out quick as we are anticipating another incredible season.  Hope to see you on the boat soon!

Location: 286 Jefferson Street (Berth #4)

For more information: Call 1-415-456-9055 or 1-415-706-4947.  Email basstub@sbcglobal.net 

http://www.basstub.com/

Big Bus Tours

Explore San Francisco’s famous landmarks on a Big Bus Hop-on Hop-off Sightseeing Tour. Sit back and enjoy the ride as you cruise through the city on an open-top bus and learn about San Francisco’s unique history.  You have the choice of a personal recorded commentary, available in 10 languages, or an entertaining live commentary.  Our unique city tour has 20 stops for guest to hop-on or hop-off the bus to visit attractions and points of interest.  Other tour options include Panoramic Night Tour and Sausalito Trolley Tour. Immerse yourself in San Francisco’s diverse culture, beautiful parks, stunning architecture and one-of-a-kind views.

Tour Hours: Daily from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (every 15 minutes)

Location: 99 Jefferson Street (at Mason Street)

For more information: Call 1-855-854-8687  

www.bigbustours.com/sanfrancisco

The Gregangelo Museum -- the "Weirdest Home in the City"

The Gregangelo Museum is a one-of-a-kind artistic spectacle that has become known as the “Weirdest Home in the City.”  Dreamed up by native San Franciscan and Artistic Director of Velocity Circus, Gregangelo Herrera, the tour explores the unique history of San Francisco, the artistry that founded it, and the diverse cultures that make up its residents.  

Disconnect digitally and reconnect to the world around you as you are led on an imaginative journey that explores a myriad of immersive installations.  Rich with earnest conversation, laughter and dynamic storytelling, this interactive experience is sure to ignite the imagination and captivate the senses.

Tours by appointment only.  Half-tours are $65.00 – $75.00; Full tours are $85.00.

Hours: Tours available year-round by appointment only

Location: 225 San Leandro Way, San Francisco

For more information or reservations: Call 1-415-664-0095 or email greg@gregangelo.com 

http://www.velocityartssf.com/museum-tours/

Tailor-Made for Transportation, Tours & Executive Services

If you are thinking prestige, you have come to the right place.  Serving the entire Bay Area, Protocol Transportation offers the Finest in Official and Proper Transportation.  

For your events, we provide a first-class transport experience.  We can also take you on a San Francisco City Tour (Golden Gate Bridge, Fisherman’s Wharf, Twin Peaks, Golden Gate Park, Japanese Tea Garden, Lombard “Crooked” Street, Seal Rock); Monterey/Carmel Tour; Muir Woods/Sausalito Tour; or a Wine Country Tour.

For business meetings, conferences, or team-building outings, Protocol is also ready to help plan an event of any scale including airport services, point to point transfers and as directed.

Location: 514 Presidio Avenue

For more information: Call 1-415-923-0934

http://www.protocol-transportation.com/

Bay City Bike Rentals & Tours

Create your own journey or enjoy one of our road-tested itineraries showcasing the gems of San Francisco and beyond. Bay City Bike Rentals & Tours has bikes for all ages, levels and tastes to explore San Francisco on your own.  By offering the largest selection of adult bikes, kids bikes, and specialty equipment, we can satisfy anyone’s biking needs.  Our local guided tour experts proudly feature four Daily Guided Tours.  Our professional guides can take you to explore San Francisco up close and personal. We also provide detailed riding maps of our favorite routes, locks, and helmets for a flawless journey!

Hours: Open daily at 8:00 a.m. Tour times and closing hours vary.

Locations: 501 Bay Street, 2661 Taylor Street, 2830 Jones Street, and 2800 Leavenworth Street

For more information or reservations: Call 1-415-346-2453

www.baycitybike.com

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