First Day to RSVP: Free Harbor Tours: USS Potomac & Giant Cranes
Have you ever wanted to get personally acquainted with the Bay Area? Sure, you know the surrounding bridges, oceans, mountains, but how well do you know the thing at which the entire area is named after, the Bay? This Monday, RSVP for one of the two-time slots available for a free tour of the surrounding Oakland harbor aboard the historic USS Potomac. Get up close and personal with some of the world’s largest cranes aboard a 90-minute educational tour. These opportunities don’t happen often, so take full advantage.
When: Monday, October 5, 2015 at 10 am.
Where: 540 Water Street (at Clay Street) in Jack London Square
Ticketing: RSVP here
Free First Tuesday’s at De Young Museum & Legion of Honor
San Francisco loves the first Tuesday of the month. Get free admission into two of the most renowned and beloved landmarks of San Francisco this Tuesday, The De Young Museum, a fine arts museum, and the Legion of Honor, also a fine arts museum famous for the building in which it’s housed.
When: Tuesday, 10/6
Ticketing: Admission is free, special exhibition fees still apply
Fleet Week 2015 | Blue Angels Arrival & Practice
The best time of the year is back, Fleet Week. Before the main debut, enjoy a preview from the Blue Angels this Thursday. This event takes place over three consecutive days, attracting over a million people every year. Watch as the United States Navy Blue Angels put on a breathtaking display, while on the ground visitors enjoy a family friendly festival featuring the Fleet Week Humanitarian Village. Enjoy ship tours before the show from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
When: Practice from 12 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Where: Marina Green
Ticketing: Free admission, buy tickets for premium box seating
‘Off the Grid’ Friday Night Food Truck Party | Fort Mason
Every Friday from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. San Francisco is home to the largest evening street food market with over 30 food, drink, and merchant vendors. Start your weekend off by grubbing and enjoying the free live music from 8 p.m. – 10 p.m. Eat, drink, and be merry, all ages are welcome.
When: 5 p.m.-10 p.m.
Where: Fort Mason Center
Ticketing: Free, pay vendors