Upcoming Special Events

San Francisco Giants
AT&T Park
March to October 2017
Major League Baseball
Expected Attendance: 42,000 each game
For information, please visit: www.sfgiants.com


Oktoberfest By The Bay
Pier 48
Friday, September 22, 2017 - Sunday, September 24, 2017

Celebrates Munich's famed festival in true tradition and spirit with nonstop music, singing, dancing and the very best in German food and drink.
Expected Participants: 3,500 per day
For information, please visit: http://www.oktoberfestbythebay.com/


SF Out of the Darkness Walk
Start/Finish: Mission Creek Park
Saturday, September 23, 2017 / 9:00AM
5K walk that serves as fundraising and awareness in support of suicide prevention
Expected Participants: 1,500
For information, please visit: https://afsp.org/our-work/chapters/events/?chapter_code=CA+SF


Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation “Race for the Cure”
The Embarcadero
Sunday, September 24, 2017
5K fundraising foot race and walk to raise awareness for the battle against breast cancer
Expected Participants: 4,000
For information, please visit: http://www.komensf.org/

Street Closure:

Sunday, September 24, 2017, 8:30AM to 10:30AM
Northbound Embarcadero between 2nd and Washington Streets;
3rd Street (Northbound only) between Channel and King Streets;
King Street (Eastbound only) between 3rd and 2nd Streets;
Terry Francois Boulevard between 3rd and Mission Rock Streets
Note: Lane Shift on 3rd Street will allow for Northbound and Southbound


Glide Floss Bridge to Bridge Run
Sunday, October 1, 2017 / 9:00AM
40th annual Bridge to Bridge Run
Expected Participants: 4,000
For information, please visit: http://www.bridgetobridge.com/

Street Closure:

Sunday, October 1, 2017, 7:15AM to 8:30AM
The Embarcadero (northbound only) between Mission and Washington Streets

Sunday, October 1, 2017, 7:30AM to 8:30AM
The Embarcadero (northbound only) between Washington and Jefferson Streets

Sunday, October 1, 2017, 8:00AM to 9:00AM
Jefferson Street between The Embarcadero and Hyde Street

Sunday, October 1, 2017, 8:00AM to 9:00AM
Jefferson Street between Hyde Street west and the terminus

Sunday, October 1, 2017, 8:00AM to 9:15AM
Van Ness Avenue between The Muni Turnaround and the Pier

Sunday, October 1, 2017, 8:00AM to 9:30AM
Laguna Street Boulevard (northbound curb lane) between Bay Street and Marina

Sunday, October 1, 2017, 8:00AM to 11:00AM
Marina Boulevard (westbound curb lane and parking lane only) between Laguna Street and the Marina Gate


Private Event
AT&T Park
Wednesday, October 4, 2017 / 8:00PM - 11:00PM
Expected Attendance: 20,000

Street Closure:

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 7:00PM to Thursday, October 7, 2017 8:00AM
Howard Street between 3rd and 4th Streets
3rd Street between Howard and Mission Streets (parking lane)
3rd Street between Howard and Folsom Streets (#2 western traffic lane)
Howard Street between Hawthorne and 3rd Streets (southern parking and traffic lane)
4th Street between Minna and Howard Streets (westernmost lane)
Howard Street between 4th and 5th Streets (northern parking lane)
Howard Street between 4th and 5th Streets (2 northern traffic lanes)
Crosswalk closure: 3rd Street and Howard Streets Northern Crosswalk


Fleet Week
Thursday, October 5 – Sunday, October 8, 2017 / 10:00AM – 5:00PM
Fleet Week is the Bay Area's opportunity to pay tribute to the men and women of our Nation's armed forces. This spectacular event features a parade of ships, ship tours and an impressive air show that includes the Blue Angels.
Expected Attendance: 50,000 each day
For information, please visit:  http://fleetweeksf.org/

Street Closure:

Friday, October 6, 2017 - Sunday, October 8, 2017
Jefferson Street between Hyde and Westerly Terminus


Heron's Head Park
Saturday, October 7, 2017
The BaySplash event will incorporate all the wonderful aspects the EcoCenter has to offer while engaging the community in a fun, lively, educational, and free event to encourage the Bayview-Hunters Point community to explore and experience the EcoCenter. A
ctivities include: camping demos, science activities, art, music, recycled crafts, native gardening, and bird watching.
Expected Attendance: 250-400
For information, please visit: https://bayecotarium.org/about/ecocenter/


39th Birthday Bash
Pier 39
Saturday, October 14, 2017 / 5:00PM - 10:00PM

Put on your party hats and head to The PIER to celebrate PIER 39’s 39th birthday! From 5-10pm, enjoy roving glow-in-the-dark entertainment, DJs, a silent disco and a live performance by The Party Crashers. At 9pm, the fun-filled evening under the stars culminates with PIER 39’s spectacular fireworks show over San Francisco Bay.
Expected Attendance: 3900
For information, please visit: https://www.pier39.com/event/39th-birthday-bash/


Wharf Fest
Fisherman's Wharf
Saturday, October 21, 2017

The Fisherman’s Wharf Community Benefit District is throwing the ultimate festival to celebrate San Francisco’s historic waterfront district and invite Bay Area locals to visit the district after the tourist season has ended and before San Francisco’s fabulous fall climate fades away. This year’s festival will include a chowder cook-off competition, a live entertainment stage sponsored by Hard Rock Cafe, and fun family activities and entertainment.
Expected Attendance: 1,500
For information, please visit: www.fishermanswharf.com

Street Closure:

Saturday, October 21, 2017 2:00AM to 11:00PM
Little Embarcadero between Jefferson and Taylor Streets


LoveBoat Halloween
Pier 70
Friday, October 28 - Saturday, October 29, 2017 / 9:00PM – 4:00AM
Two-day art and music festival that features installations and commissioned work from local artists and art communities.
Expected Attendance: 10,000 each night
For information, please visit: http://bit.ly/LBH17port

Street Closure:

Friday, October 27, 2017 12:01AM to Sunday, October 29, 2017 11:59PM
22nd Street between Illinois Street and Easterly Terminus


Pawtrero’s 11th Annual Dog Day Afternoon & Adoption Event
Brannan Street between The Embarcadero and Delancey Street
Sunday, November 5, 2017 / 11:00AM – 3:00PM
Fundraiser for 9 local San Francisco dog and cat rescue groups
Expected Attendance: 1,000
For information, please visit: http://www.pawtrero.com/

Street Closure:

Sunday, November 5, 2017, 10:00AM to 4:00PM
Brannan Street between The Embarcadero and Delancey Street


Private Event
AT&T Park
Tuesday, November 7, 2017 / 6:30PM - 11:00PM
Expected Attendance: 30,000

Street Closure: TBD


Light the Night Walk: San Francisco
Start/Finish: Lot A
Thursday, November 16, 2017
A fundraising walk by The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society to celebrate, honor and remember those touched by cancer.
Expected Participants: 5,000
For information, please visit: http://www.lightthenight.org/

Street Closure: TBD


San Francisco Thanksgiving Day 5K
Start/Finish: Terry Francois Boulevard at 3rd Street
Thursday, November 23, 2017 / 6:30AM
5K run to benefit San Francisco and Marin Food Banks
Expected Participants: 2,500
For information, please visit: http://runthanksgivingday.com/

Street Closure: TBD


Delancey Street Christmas Tree Log
Pier 32
Friday, November 24, 2017 - Sunday, December 24, 2017
The 25th annual fundraising event of a Christmas tree sales lot on Pier 32 by Delancey Street Foundation.
Expected Attendance: 100 per day
For information, please visit: http://delanceytrees.org/


New Year’s Eve Fireworks
Pier 14
Sunday, December 31, 2017 / Midnight
Expected Attendance: 100,000+
For information, contact: TBD


Rock & Roll Half Marathon
Start/Finish: Fisherman's Wharf
April 8, 2018 / 6:00AM
Tour San Francisco by foot, taking in everything the city has to offer on the entertainment lined course. This half marathon promises to make the hills worth the climb with epic views of the bay.
Expected Participants: 10,000 
For information, please vis
it: http://www.runrocknroll.com/san-francisco/

Street Closure: TBD


Rugby World Cup Sevens
AT&T Park
Friday, July 20, 2018 to Sunday, July 22, 2018
Iconic AT&T Park will provide the spectacular backdrop to the three-day Rugby World Cup Sevens tournament that features 24 men's teams and 16 women's teams competing for the title of World Champions. San Francisco 2018 will be the seventh-edition of the global tournament and the third to feature both men's and women's competitions.
Expected Attendance: 81,000 (3 days)
For information, please visit: http://m.mlb.com/sf/tickets/info/rugby-onsale


San Francisco Marathon
The Embarcadero
Sunday, July 29, 2017

The 41st running of The San Francisco Marathon (Full Marathon, 1st Half Marathon, 2nd Half Marathon, 5K and Ultramarathon) will fill San Francisco’s streets with over 27,500 runners. Runners will enjoy waterfront miles along the Embarcadero, Fisherman’s Wharf, and Crissy Field; feel their heart pound as they race across the Golden Gate Bridge; speed past landmarks like Coit Tower, Golden Gate Park, and AT&T Park; and pound the pavement through San Francisco’s liveliest neighborhoods like Haight-Ashbury and The Mission.
Expected Participants: 27,500

Street Closure: TBD


JP Morgan Corporate Challenge
The Embarcadero
Thursday, September 6, 2017

Expected Participants: 10,500

Street Closure: TBD





Revised: 9/18/2017