Latitude 38 August-September Calendar
Aug. 2-4 — Pacific Northwest Westsail Rendezvous, Port Hudson Marina, Port Townsend, WA. Reserve a slip at (360) 385-0656. Info, www.westsail.org.
Aug. 2-4 — Svendsen's Marine Anniversary Party, Alameda, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Brand reps; free BBQ Friday & Saturday 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Info, www.svendsens.com.
Aug. 3 — Maritime Day, Galilee Harbor, Sausalito, 8 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Historic vessels, open boat tours, boat rides, live music, food & drink, art, boatbuilding demo. Info, www.galileeharbor.org/events.
Aug. 3 — The Bay Model Wants You!, Sausalito, 10-11 a.m. Volunteer orientation. Ranger Joanne, (415) 289-3027 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Aug. 3 — Taste of the Delta, Village West Marina & Resort, Stockton, 1-4 p.m. Wine, beer, food, music, vendors, live and silent auctions. A fundraiser for the Delta Chambers. $30-$35. Info, (916) 777-4041 or www.tasteofthedelta.com.
Aug. 3, 10, 11, 24, 31, Sept. 1, 7, 8 — Afternoon Sailing Adventure on scow schooner Alma, Hyde Street Pier, San Francisco, 12:30-4 p.m. $20-$40. NPS, www.nps.gov/safr.
Aug. 3, Sept. 7 — Chantey Sing aboard Eureka, Hyde Street Pier, San Francisco, 8-10 p.m. Dress warmly and bring a mug for hot cider. Free, but RSVP to Peter, (415) 561-7171.
Aug. 3-31 — Small Boat Sailing, 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m. every Saturday with BAADS at South Beach Harbor in San Francisco. Free. Info, (415) 281-0212 or www.baads.org.
Aug. 4-25 — Keelboat Sail, noon-4 p.m., every Sunday with BAADS at South Beach Harbor in San Francisco. Free. Info, (415) 281-0212 or www.baads.org.
Aug. 7-28 — Wednesday Yachting Luncheon Series, StFYC, 11:45 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Lunch and a talk each week for about $25. All YCs' members welcome. Info, www.stfyc.com.
Aug. 8, Sept. 12 — Single Sailors Association meeting and dinner, Ballena Bay YC, Alameda, 6:30 p.m. Guests welcome. Info, www.singlesailors.org.
Aug. 9-10 — Lake Tahoe Concours d'Elegance, Obexer's Boat Co., Homewood. Info, www.laketahoeconcours.com.
Aug. 10 — Rosie Rally Home Front Festival, Craneway Pavilion, Richmond, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Food, costume contests, dancing. Free. Info, www.rosietheriveter.org.
Aug. 10 — Trekking the Bay Model, Sausalito, 1-2 p.m. Ranger-led tour. Bay Model Visitor Center, (415) 332-3871.
Aug. 10 — Hot Summer Nights, Stockton SC, 5-8 p.m. Classic car show, burgers, beer, dancing, awards. SSC, (209) 951-5600 or www.stocktonsc.org.
Aug. 11 — Bay Parade for boaters, swimmers, rowers, kayakers, SUPs. Motorized boats needed to support swimmers; free registration for all boaters. Registration closes 8/4. Info, https://baykeeper.org/bayparade.
Aug. 15 — Full moon on a Thursday.
Aug. 17 — Pirate Party, Point San Pablo YC, Richmond, 4-8 p.m. Food, pirate show, music, cannon salute, grog, raffle. Games & gifts for kids. Pirate garb encouraged. $25 adults; $12.50 for kids 12 & under. RSVP/berths, (510) 233-1046 or email@example.com.
Aug. 17 — Sea Music Concert Series, aboard Balclutha, Hyde Street Pier, San Francisco, 8-10 p.m. Geoff Kaufman with Dick and Carol Holdstock. $10-$20. Info, (415) 447-5000.
Aug. 18 — Open House, Cal Sailing Club, Berkeley, 1-4 p.m. Free intro sailboat rides in keelboats and dinghies. Info, www.cal-sailing.org.
Aug. 29 — Opening Reception, Shipping & Nautical Collection of Norman de Vall, Kelley House Museum, Mendocino, 4:30 p.m. Refreshments. Info, www.kelleyhousemuseum.org.
Aug. 31 — California Free Fishing Day, statewide. Info, www.wildlife.ca.gov.
Sept. 2 — Labor Day.
Sept. 6 — R2AK Blazer Party, NW Maritime Center, Port Townsend, WA, 6-8 p.m. Awards, snacking, drinking. $30. Info, www.r2ak.com.
Sept. 6-8 — Wooden Boat Festival, NW Maritime Center, Port Townsend, WA. Info, www.woodenboat.org.
Sept. 11 — Mexico Cruising Seminar with Dick Markie of Paradise Village, Bay Model, Sausalito, 4-5:45 p.m. Info, www.baja-haha.com.
Sept. 11 — Latitude 38's Fall Crew List Party, Bay Model, Sausalito, 6-9 p.m. Info, www.latitude38.com/crew-party.
Sept. 12-15 — Boats Afloat Show, South Lake Union, Seattle. Attractions include boat rides, free docking class, kids' toy boatbuilding. Info, www.boatsafloatshow.com.
Nov. 3-16 — Baja Ha-Ha XXVI cruising rally, San Diego to Cabo San Lucas with stops in Turtle Bay and Bahia Santa Maria. Info, www.baja-haha.com.
Please send your calendar items by the 10th of the month to firstname.lastname@example.org. If you’re totally old-school, mail them to Latitude 38 (Attn: Calendar), 15 Locust Avenue, Mill Valley, CA, 94941, or fax them to us at (415) 383-5816. But please, no phone-ins! Calendar listings are for marine-related events that are either free or don’t cost much to attend. The Calendar is not meant to support commercial enterprises.