Port Announces Schedule of Fleet Week Activities

Featuring public tours of 6 ships, a grand-entrance Parade of Ships on San Francisco Bay, and two Blue Angels' Air Shows.

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San Francisco Fleet Week 2017Conduct During Shipboard Tours

  • The public is encouraged to attend tours and interact with Sailors, Coasties and Marines.
  • When touring the ships, visitors are encouraged to bring as few items as possible when arriving for their tour and are recommended to wear flat-heeled, closed-toe shoes. High heel shoes are not permitted.
  • No pre-registration or RSVP is required; visitation to all participating  San Francisco Fleet Week vessels is on a first come, first served basis.
  • All persons visiting the ships 18 years of age and over are required to show a valid state/federal government issued photo identification card.
  • Minors (17 and under) must be accompanied by an adult.
  • No children under the age of 7.
  • Stroller parking is not available.

Tours may not be appropriate for those with certain medical conditions. There are steep ladders (stairways) to climb and uneven surfaces to traverse during a ship tour, and thus, tours may be difficult for parents carrying young children.

All visitors must remain with the tour guide at all times and must not deviate from the dedicated tour route.

Failure to consent to screening and inspection will result in denial of authorization to enter the property

Report any suspicious activity immediately to any military or police personnel.

Prohibited Items

  • Illegal drugs and/or paraphernalia, including marijuana
  • Smoking, dipping, or chewing gum while onboard USN Ships or within 100FT of watch standers
  • Food and drinks, including ice chests and coolers
  • Pets (including service animals)
  • Glass containers
  • Guns, knives, clubs, or weapons of any kind
  • Large backpacks, oversized camera bags, or large purses
  • Skateboards/bicycles/ scooters
  • Gang-related clothing
  • Special consideration will be given to items that accompany small children, handicapped, and/or elderly visitors
  • Defensive chemicals or sprays, including mace, pepper spray, and aerosol spray cans
  • Fireworks, flammable liquids or other explosives
  • Large bags, large purses, including backpacks, and large camera bags.
  • All personnel are screened and all bags are searched before entering the pier.

THERE ARE NO HOLDING AREAS FOR PERSONAL ITEMS SUCH AS, BICYCLES, BABY STROLLERS, STROLLERS, SCOOTERS, PETS etc.

Due to security reasons, all such items will not be permitted to remain on or near the pier areas.

For security reasons, all such items will be removed from the pier and may be searched or otherwise disposed of.

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Fleet Week Numbers:

Air Show - Comments, Comments, Complaints:
U.S. Navy Public Affairs:

(415) 306-0911
(703) 677-2267

San Francisco Fleet Week 2017 - Ship Tour Schedule and Locations

Tuesday, October 3, 2017 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Ship Tours:  SF Piers 30/32 USS ESSEX (LHD-2)
Wednesday, October 4, 2017 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Ship Tours: SF Piers 30/32 USS ESSEX (LHD-2)
Thursday, October 5, 2017 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Ship Tours: SF Piers 15/17 HMCS WINNIPEG (HHF-338)
Friday, October 6, 2017  
Parade of Ships (11:00 - Noon)
Air Show (Noon - 4:00 PM)
- NO PUBLIC TOURS -

 
San Francisco Bay 
Saturday, October 7, 2017 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Ship Tours:
SF Piers 30/32
SF Piers 15/17
SF Pier 35


SF Pier 50 (South of AT&T Park)

USS ESSEX (LHD-2) 
HMCS WINNIPEG (HHF-338)
USS CHAMPION (MCM-4)
USS DEWEY (DDG-105)
USCG MIDGETT (WHEC-726)

MARAD m/v CAPE HORN (RO/RO)

Air Show (Noon - 4:00 PM)   San Francisco Bay 
Sunday, October 8, 2017 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Ship Tours:
SF Piers 30/32
SF Piers 15/17
SF Pier 35

USS ESSEX (LHD-2) 
HMCS WINNIPEG (HHF-338)
USS CHAMPION (MCM-4)
USS DEWEY (DDG-105)
USCG MIDGETT (WHEC-726)
Monday, October 9, 2017 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
SF Piers 30/32 (9:00 - NOON Only)
SF Piers 15/17
SF Pier 35
USS ESSEX (LHD-2) 
HMCS WINNIPEG (HHF-338)
USS CHAMPION (MCM-4)
USS DEWEY (DDG-105)
USCG MIDGETT (WHEC-726)
Tuesday, October 10, 2017
─ ALL SHIPS DEPART ─
8:00 AM - NOON
Piers 30/32; 15/17; & 35