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Fleet Week 2019


The Fisherman's Wharf CBD is a sponsor of Fleet Week in San Francisco; a fun-filled week from October 7-14, 2019, where we can give thanks to the men and women who tirelessly serve our nation. The celebration includes a parade of ships along the Bay, an air show featuring the Blue Angels, free ship tours and live entertainment throughout Fisherman's Wharf and San Francisco. 

 Activities include (Subject to Change):

  • An Air Show Starring the Famous Blue Angels

  • Coast Guard Rescue Demonstrations

  • Navy Ship Tours

  • Live Music

  • A Parade of Ships Under the Golden Gate Bridge

Event Locations Include:

The best viewing areas for the Air Show include:  Aquatic Park, PIER 39 and the Pier 43 Promenade.

Fleet Week 2019 Events Schedule

Monday, October 7, 2019 
Veterans Art Exhibit
Academy Of Art University - Atelier Gallery
79 New Montgomery St.
September 23 - October 19, 2018
9 AM - 5 PM (Monday-Saturday)

For the seventh consecutive year, the San Francisco Fleet Week Association has scheduled a Veterans Art Exhibit as part of its dynamic event offerings for San Francisco Fleet Week 2019. Under the professional guidance of the prestigious Academy of Art University, the Exhibit is staged in the gallery of the Cannery, Fisherman's Wharf, San Francisco.

Tuesday, October 8, 2019
Veterans Art Exhibit
Academy Of Art University - Atelier Gallery
79 New Montgomery St.
9 AM - 5 PM

Wednesday, October 9, 2019
Softball Tournament: Moscone Fields
8 AM -2 PM

Veterans Art Exhibit
Academy Of Art University - Atelier Gallery
79 New Montgomery St.
9 AM - 5 PM

Ship Tours / Piers 30/32 & 35
10 AM - 2 PM

Honor Our Fallen Concert & Reception
SF Jazz Center
6 PM - 8 PM

Thursday, October 10, 2019
Veterans Art Exhibit
Academy Of Art University - Atelier Gallery
79 New Montgomery St.
9 AM - 5 PM (Monday-Saturday)

Ship Tours / Piers 30/32 & 35 /
10 AM - 2 PM

Friday, October 11, 2019
Veterans Art Exhibit
Academy Of Art University - Atelier Gallery
79 New Montgomery St
9 AM - 5 PM

Humanitarian Assistance Village: Marina Green / 10 AM - 5 PM

Parade of Ships / Waterfront / 11 AM - 12 PM

Air Show / Fisherman's Wharf* / 12 - 4 PM (Featuring the Blue Angels at 3 PM)

Careless Whisper 1980s Live Band
PIER 39 Entrance Plaza Stage
4 – 6 PM

Blue Angels Meet & Greet
PIER 39 Entrance Plaza
6:15 PM

Saturday, October 12, 2019
Ship Tours / Piers 19 & 30/32 / 9 AM - 4 PM

Veterans Art Exhibit
Academy Of Art University - Atelier Gallery
79 New Montgomery St
9 AM - 5 PM

Humanitarian Assistance Village: Marina Green / 10 AM - 5 PM

K9 Heroes
Duboce Park
11 AM - 1 PM

Air Show / Fisherman's Wharf* / 12 PM - 4 PM

WJM The Band / PIER 39 Entrance Plaza Stage / 12 – 2 PM

Destroyers from Navy Band Southwest / PIER 39 Entrance Plaza Stage / 4 – 6 PM

Blue Angels Meet & Greet / PIER 39 Entrance Plaza / 6:15 PM

Sunday, October 12, 2019
Ship Tours / Piers 15/17 & 19 / 9 AM - 4 PM

Veterans Art Exhibit
Academy Of Art University - Atelier Gallery
79 New Montgomery St
9 AM - 5 PM

Air Show / Fisherman's Wharf* / 12 PM - 4 PM
Italian Heritage Day Parade / Fisherman's Wharf & North Beach** / 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Humanitarian Assistance Village: Marina Green / 10 AM - 5 PM

Monday, October 14, 2019
Ship Tours / Pier 19 / 9 AM - 2 PM
Ship Tours / Piers 30/32 9 AM - 12 PM

Veterans Art Exhibit
Academy Of Art University - Atelier Gallery
79 New Montgomery St
9 AM - 5 PM

High School Band Challenge
Golden Gate Park Bandshell
10 AM - 2 PM

More information:

*The best places for viewing the Air Show at Fisherman's Wharf are Aquatic Park, the Pier 43 Promenade, and PIER 39. The Blue Angels perform from 3 PM - 4 PM. 

**The best places for viewing the Italian Heritage Day Parade at Fisherman's Wharf are on Jefferson St. between Powell St. and Leavenworth St. 

For visitor and transit information during Fleet Week visit www.visitfishermanswharf.com. Please note that all events and activities are weather permitting and subject to change without notice.

Cruise the Bay during Fleet Week

Bay cruises during the Parade of Ships and the Air Show can be booked with: 

Blue and Gold Fleet www.blueandgoldfleet.com
415-705-8200

Red and White Fleet www.redandwhite.com
415-673-2900

The SS Jeremiah O'Brien SSJeremiahObrien.org

The Sport Fishing Boats
visitfishermanswharf.com 

As well as many of the sailing cruises at PIER 39.


Ship Tours & The Parade of Ships

For information on tour protocol while visiting U.S. Navy Vessels, please visit the Fleet Week Website. Navy vessel names have yet to be released.