Fleet Week SF 2018: Full schedule of events & Blue Angels flight times

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WATCH THE BLUE ANGELS LIVE AIRSHOW ON KRON4

The Blue Angels will be soaring over the city soon for the 38th Annual San Francisco Fleet Week!

The event is expected to draw more than one million people to see the Naval Ships and Air Teams perform over the Bay.

This year, the Blue Angels Air Show is Friday, October 5, Saturday, October 6, and Sunday, October 7 from 12:00 p.m.– 4:00 p.m. Get tickets to the event here

KRON4 is home to the Blue Angels Live! We’ll broadcast the 2018 Fleet Week Air Show on Saturday, October 6 at 2 p.m.

Watch the show live on television or watch our live stream at KRON4.com or on the KRON4 News App.

KRON4 will also be covering Fleet Week leading up to the spectacular Air Show. Find our Fleet Week coverage here

The week-long event will also feature disaster capabilities, training exercises and senior leader talks, community relations projects, band concerts, ship tours, a parade of ships, veterans art show, MV-22 Osprey aviation demonstrations, and the popular Bark at the Park featuring military and civilian K-9 demonstrations in Duboce Park.

Here’s a full schedule of Fleet Week activities and events happening in San Francisco:

Sunday, Sept. 30th

Blue Angels arrival to the Bay Area

6:00 PM

Oakland International Airport (OAK) 


Tuesday, Oct. 2nd

Veterans Art Exhibit: The Cannery Galleries

9:00 AM – 6:00 PM (Open Oct. 2 – Oct. 21, Tuesday – Sunday) 

2801 Leavenworth Street 

Prevailing Winds: Woodwind Quintet Performance

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

Ferry Building Marketplace

Veterans Resource Fair

1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

San Francisco War Memorial Veterans Building Green Room

32nd Street Brass Band Performance 

6:00 PM – 7:00 PM 

Noe Valley – Town Square


Wednesday, Oct. 3rd

Destroyers Performance 

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM 

Pier 39 Entrance Plaza Stage

Prevailing Winds: Woodwind Quintet Performance

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM 

Walt Disney Family Museum 

32nd Street Brass Band Performance 

2:00 PM – 3:00 PM 

Sausalito Ferry 

Prevailing Winds: Woodwind Quintet Performance

3:00 PM – 4:00 PM 

Presidio Visitor’s Center 


Thursday, Oct. 4th

Ship Tour: USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) 

10:00 AM – 2:00 PM 

Pier 30/32

Ship Tour: USS Manchester (LCS-14)

10:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Pier 35

32nd Street Brass Band Performance 

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM 

City College of San Francisco 

Prevailing Winds: Woodwind Quintet Performance

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

The Cannery Galleries

Blue Angels Air Show practice

1:00 PM – 5:00 PM 

Honor Our Fallen Concert: Marines’ Memorial Theatre

6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Limited seating. Click here for tickets.


Friday, Oct. 5th

Fleet Week Festival Center

10:00 AM – 5:00 PM 

Marina Green 

Humanitarian Assistance Village and STEM Education Center

10:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Marina Green

Prevailing Winds: Woodwind Quintet Clinic/Performance

10:00 AM – 11:00 AM 

SF Conservatory of Music 

1st Marine Division Band Performance

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Powell Street Cable Car Turnaround

Parade of Ships

The first US Navy ships enter the San Francisco Bay under the Golden Gate Bridge just before Noon, preceded by the SFFD Fireboat

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Marina Green, along Crissy Field

Blue Angels Air Show

12:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Marina Green, San Francisco waterfront

1st Marine Division Band Performance

4:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Argonne Park – Richmond District 

Destroyers Performance

4:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Pier 39 Entrance Plaza Stage


Saturday, Oct. 6th

Ship Tour: HMCS VANCOUVER

9:00 AM – 4:00 PM 

Pier 15/17

Ship Tour: SF Pier 30/32

9:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Ship Tour: SF Pier 35

9:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Ship Tour: MV CAPE HORN

10:00 AM – 4:00 PM 

SF Pier 50 

32nd Street Brass Band Performance

10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Pier 30/32

Fleet Week Festival Center

10:00 AM – 5:00 PM 

Marina Green 

Humanitarian Assistance Village and STEM Education Center

10:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Marina Green

K-9 Heroes: Bark at the Park

10:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Duboce Park

Prevailing Winds: Woodwind Quintet Performance

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

USS Hornet Museum

Blue Angels Air Show

12:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Marina Green, San Francisco waterfront

KRON4’s Blue Angels LIVE

2:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Location: On TV or stream online at KRON4.com!

32nd Street Brass Band Neighborfest Performance

2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

BayView YMCA

1st Marine Division Band Performance

Neighborhood Performance

4:00 PM – 5:00 PM

82 West Portal Ave.

Destroyers Performance

4:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Pier 39 Entrance Plaza Stage


Sunday, Oct. 7th

Ship Tour: HMCS VANCOUVER

9:00 AM – 4:00 PM 

SF Pier 15/17

Ship Tour: SF Pier 30/32

9:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Fleet Week Festival Center

10:00 AM – 5:00 PM 

Marina Green 

Humanitarian Assistance Village and STEM Education Center

10:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Marina Green

Italian Heritage Parade

11:30 AM – 2:00 PM

Location: North Beach/Columbus Ave

Blue Angels Air Show

12:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Location: Marina Green, San Francisco waterfront


Monday, Oct. 8th

Ship Tour: HMCS VANCOUVER

9:00 AM – 4:00 PM 

SF Pier 15/17

Ship Tour: SF Pier 30/32

9:00 AM – 4:00 PM

High School Band Challenge

Select Bay Area high school bands take the stage, competing for prize money, to support their school music programs.

10:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Golden Gate Park


San Francisco Fleet Week is the non-profit organization that organizes the annual salute to the Armed Forces during October.

Help Fleet Week continue to deliver San Francisco’s longest running, and proudest annual event by donating to The Buy a Burger for a Sailor campaign.

PARKING AND PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION:

Parking will be extremely limited. Visitors are encouraged to use public transit, bicycle, taxi, or ride-share services. For public transportation planning and same-day traffic information, call 5-1-1 or visit www.511.org.

From Friday, October 5 to Sunday, October 7, all parking at Fort Point National Historic Site will be limited to vehicles with a valid ADA state placard or license plate and will be available on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Parking at upper Fort Mason is limited to employees and residents of Fort Mason.

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