Port of Oakland FREE Harbor Tours

South San Francisco, CA   June 21, 2016  Submitted by Robert Bernardo, Communications Manager Port of Oakland & SSF Resident 

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The Port of Oakland is pleased to offer free harbor tours from July through October 2016 on the beautiful Commodore Pinot Noir . Boarding will be at the foot of Broadway in Jack London Square, at the dock between Lungomare and Scott’s Restaurants. The tours will last approximately 90-minutes.

Registration will open on the first Monday of each month at 7 p.m. (PDT) and will remain open until filled. Registration is on a first come, first served basis. Each registrant may only reserve up to four tickets.

Current Tour Schedule:

As part of my day job duties as Communications Manager for the Port, I provide the "live" narration of our free, summer harbor tours. = Robert Bernardo

As part of my day job duties as Communications Manager for the Port, I provide the “live” narration of our free, summer harbor tours. = Robert Bernardo

Friday, July 15 @ 6:30 p.m.

Friday, July 29 @ 6:30 p.m.

Friday, August 12 @ 6:30 p.m.

Friday, August 26 @ 6:30 p.m.

Friday, September 16 @ 6:30 p.m.

Friday, September 30 @ 6:30 p.m.

Friday, October 14 @ 6:30 p.m.

Friday, October 28 @ 6:30 p.m.

[*Changes in schedule may occur, please visit website for latest information]

To sign up, please register below:

HARBOR TOUR RESERVATIONS

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER – JULY 15

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER – JULY 29

 

 

The Port of Oakland's free, 90-minute public boat tour will take you from Jack London Square to the Port's outer harbor to the San Francisco Bay Bridge and back. - Robert Bernardo

The Port of Oakland’s free, 90-minute public boat tour will take you from Jack London Square to the Port’s outer harbor to the San Francisco Bay Bridge and back. – Robert Bernardo

 

 

 

The Port of Oakland is pleased to present “2016 Harbor Tours”. Attendees will see up close some of the world’s largest cranes aboard this 90-minute educational tour of the Oakland seaport.

Eventbrite Boarding pass/ticket in-hand required prior to boarding Commodore “Pinot Noir”
-Check-In begins 30 minutes prior to departure time; Boarding begins 15 minutes prior to departure
-All departures leave on time
-All minors must be accompanied by an adult
-Cash only concessions
-No Alcohol allowed on the vessel
-No backpacks are allowed on the vessel. Purses and diaper bags are allowed.
-Dress in layers, it could be cold on the water

FAQs

Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?
You must present an Eventbrite boarding pass at the registration table prior to boarding. There is no age limit. All children must be accompanied by an adult.

What are my parking options getting to the event?
Jack London Square Washington Street Garage
Address: 101 Washington St., Oakland, CA 94607

Is my registration/ticket transferrable?
Each passenger must have a boarding pass. Please make name changes prior to day of departure.

Can I update my registration information?
Please update registration information prior to day of departure.

Do I have to bring my ticket to the event?
Yes. Each passenger must present a boarding pass (electronic or printed) to the registration table prior to departure.

WHERE
Jack London Square – Boarding at Jack London Square, Oakland, CA. The boat will be at the foot of Broadway between Lungomare and Scott’s Restaurants. , Oakland, CA 94607

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The Port of Oakland oversees the Oakland seaport, Oakland International Airport, and 20 miles of waterfront. Together with its business partners, the Port supports more than 73,000 jobs in the region and nearly 827,000 jobs across the United States. Connect with the Port of Oakland and Oakland International Airport through Facebook, or with the Port on Twitter, YouTube, and at www.portofoakland.com.

 

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Robert Bernardo is a resident of South San Francisco and is a former Planning Commissioner Trustee. He currently serves on the San Mateo County Harbor District Board in addition to his position with the Port of Oakland as the Communications Manager. 

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