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Free Fleet Week Ship Tours 2021 (Pier 30/32 + Pier 35)

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Saturday, October 9, 2021 - 10:00 am to 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Ship tours are free and open the public. Masks and security checks required

Pier 30/32 + Pier 35 | San Francisco, CA

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San Francisco Fleet Week 2021: Blue Angels + Schedule of Events

Look up in the sky when you hear the roaring of jet engines and head down to SF’s northern waterfront and Dogpatch for San Francisco’s annual Fleet Week airshow and festival which is back in 2021 after a year off.

New for 2021 – The Blue Angels are celebrating their 75th anniversary with all new F-18 Super Hornets which are 25% larger than their previous planes.

San Francisco Fleet Week 
October 4-11, 2021
San Francisco

Listen to the live Air Show Narration on Twitch – (Noon to 4pm) Trust us… this makes watching the air show much more interesting since you’ll get to learn about all the aircraft and the stunts they are performing.

2021 Schedule of events

Although the festival says the event in 2021 runs from October 3-11, the official calendar doesn’t have any events listed for October 4-5 other than free neighborhood concerts

Wednesday, OCTOBER 6TH
  • Ship Tours – 10am to 4pm – Pier 30/32 + Pier 35
  • Honor Our Fallen Concert – 6pm at Herbst Theater w/ U.S. Marine Corps 1st Marine Division Band – FREE but tix required
Thursday, OCTOBER 7TH
  • Ship Tours – 10am to 4pm – Pier 30/32 + Pier 35
  • Air Show Practice – Typically in the afternoon you’ll hear the Blue Angels buzzing downtown doing practice runs
Saturday, OCTOBER 9TH
Sunday, OCTOBER 10TH
Monday, OCTOBER 11TH
  • Ship Tours – 9am to 2pm – Pier 30/32 + Pier 35

Throughout Fleet Week, thousands of visitors climb aboard amphibious carriers, destroyers and cruisers docked at the Port of San Francisco to get a glimpse into the day-to-day lives of the sailors serving in the U.S. Navy and U.S. Coast Guard. Ship tours are free and open to the public

Due to the U.S. Navy’s current operational security posture, we cannot confirm the names of ships participating in the 2021 San Francisco Fleet Week until the ships are pierside. Please check back MON 4 OCT for Vessel updates.

Several guides to help you with information about planning your experience at Fleet Week under “Plan Your Trip”.

  • All ship tours are free of charge and queue forms on a first come, first served basis.
  • Due to safety considerations, no children under the age of 7 are allowed on ship tours.
  • Masks required on all US Navy vessels

Port of San Francisco – Embarcadero
PIER 30/32 + PIER 35

WED 10/6, THU 10/7, SAT 10/9, SUN 10/10
10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

MON 10/11
9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Read the list of prohibited items and visitors’ guidelines.

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*
*Ship tours are free and open the public. Masks and security checks required
Categories: **Annual Event**, *Top Pick*, Fairs & Festivals, In Person, Kids & Families
Venue: Pier 30/32 + Pier 35
Address: San Francisco, CA