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2019 California Coastal Cleanup Day | How to Sign Up

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Saturday, September 21, 2019 - 9:00 am to 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE
San Francisco Bay Area |

Free / RSVP

Help keep San Francisco’s stretch of the coastline clean at the 2019 California Coastal Cleanup Day on the third Saturday of September.

2019 California Coastal Cleanup Day
Saturday, September 21, 2019 | 9 am to noon
All Over California

Cleanup and restoration activities will be happening in San Francisco, Marin, and Pacifica, including China Beach, Marin County, Fort Funston, San Francisco, Baker Beach, Lands End, Ocean Beach, Presidio of San Francisco, San Mateo County, and Crissy Field.


1. Choose a Site and Register. Volunteers of all ages are welcome.

  • Individuals, families, and small groups: register online below.
  • Groups of 20 or more volunteers: please email volunteer@parksconservancy.org to register.

2. Cleanup Sites: View map or choose by location below.

3. On Saturday, 9/21 at 9 am, arrive at the cleanup site with:

  • Youth Volunteers (18 and under) – Bring a parent signed waiver: English waiver (PDF) | Spanish waiver (PDF).
  • Proper clothing—closed-toe shoes (no sandals), sunscreen, hat, and layers.
  • Your own reusable supplies. Limit waste by bringing your own bag or bucket, gloves, and water bottle if you have them. CONSERVE–BYO this year.

4. Learn more about Coastal Cleanup Day.


We need more people here. Nearly 80% of the trash we collect in San Francisco comes from the East side.
Contact: San Francisco Recreation and Park Department

Please register here for the sites below:

  • Candlestick Point SRA/Yosemite Slough North
  • Candlestick Point SRA/Yosemite Slough South
  • Candlestick Point SRA/Jackrabbit
  • Heron’s Head Park
  • India Basin Open Space
  • Islais Creek Park
  • Mission Bay/China Basin
  • Pier 94
  • Treasure Island Sailing Center
  • Warm Water Cove


  • Crissy Field at Stilwell HallRegister
    Site Captain: Presidio Trust
  • Baker Beach — Register
    Site Captain: NPS
  • Fort Funston — Register
    Site Captain: Parks Conservancy
  • Fort Mason — Register
    Site Captain: National Park Service
  • Lands End — Register
    Site Captain: Parks Conservancy
  • Marina Green and Small Craft Harbor — Register
    Site Captain: San Francisco Recreation and Park Department
  • Ocean Beach at Balboa & Sutro Heights ParkFULL
    Site Captain: San Francisco JROTC
  • Ocean Beach at Fulton — Register
    Site Captain: CA Coastal Commission, NPS, Parks Conservancy
  • Ocean Beach at Judah — Register
    Site Captain: OceanHealth.org
  • Ocean Beach at Sloat — Register
    Site Captain: Surfrider Foundation, San Francisco Chapter

Disclaimer: Please double check event information with the event organizer as events can be canceled, details can change after they are added to our calendar, and errors do occur.

Cost: FREE
Categories: **Annual Event**, *Top Pick*, Charity & Volunteering, Help the Earth, San Francisco