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2018 Festival Of The Sea Booked At Hyde Street Pier

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News Release Date: March 20, 2018

Contact: Lynn Cullivan, 415-561-7006

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – Plan to set your clock app back 150 years and enjoy San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park’s Festival of the Sea on Saturday, August 18, 2018. If your spiritual battery feels like it’s running low, let Hyde Street Pier be your free charging station - with traditional music, sailors’ skills demonstrations, small (and large) boats to explore, kids craft stations, and more!
           For up-to-the-minute schedule information, and the names of performers as they sign on, follow the Park on Twitter @SFMaritimeNPS and Facebook @SanFranciscoMaritimeNHP, or check
           Located at the west end of Fisherman’s Wharf, San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park includes a fleet of historic ships, Visitor Center, Maritime Museum, Maritime Research Center, and the Aquatic Park Historic District. For more information, please call 415-447-5000. The Park offers assisted listening services on request. Sign Language interpreter services need to be requested at least five days in advance. Contact Accessibility Coordinator/Chief of Interpretation for more information at 415-859-6797, or

Last updated: April 4, 2018

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