UPCOMING EVENTS AND LECTURES
Tall Tales: Litquake on the Water
Saturday, Oct 17th
Maritime Museum 900 Beach Street
Join us for rollicking readings and a discussion of sea stories in the renovated WPA-era Blue Room of the Maritime museum!
USS Pampanito Wine Tour
Wednesday, Oct 21st
Enjoy an evening aboard the USS Pampanito. Indulge in a glass of wine during this behind-the-scenes tour. Come and experience life through the eyes of a sailor as you embark on this National Historic Landmark! Space is limited. Reseerve your seat today!
27th Annual Sea Music Concert
Sat. Oct. 24th
$14 general, $12 SFMNPA members.
Featuring:Jeff Warner. Accompanying himself on banjo, concertina and guitar, Jeff Warner is the scion of one of the nation's most eminent families of folksong. Enjoy songs of seafarers and seafaring communities, in this unique waterfront venue.
The park has a variety of ongoing exhibits that focus on the Asian American experience.
Look for the Grace Quan at the small boat dock on Hyde Street Pier, an example of a small craft that was used by Chinese immigrants to catch shrimp in San Francisco Bay.
Aboard the ship Balclutha, the "Chinatown" exhibit below deck provides an immersive experience into the living quarters of those who sailed to the Alaskan canneries.
At the park Visitor Center, 499 Jefferson Street, at Hyde Street, exhibits bring to life stories of 19th century Chinese immigration.