Latitude 38 September Calendar
Readers — We've included here all of the events that we believe were still on each host's schedule as of August 19, but pandemic-related adjustments continue.
Event organizers — Please send updates to firstname.lastname@example.org. We'll post changes here.
Aug. 14-Sept. 7 — Virtual Excellence, Lake Tahoe Concours d'Elegance goes online. Info, www.laketahoeconcours.com.
Sept. 2 — Full moon on a Moonday.
Sept. 2-30 — Wednesday Yachting Luncheon Series, StFYC, 11:45 a.m.-1:30 p.m. All YCs' members welcome. Via YouTube during SIP. Info, www.stfyc.com.
Sept. 5 — California Free Fishing Day, statewide. Info, www.wildlife.ca.gov/licensing/fishing/free-fishing-days.
Canceled! Sept. 5 — Barron Hilton's Fireworks Extravaganza, Mandeville Tip, San Joaquin River, 8:30 p.m.
Sept. 5-26 — California Coastal Cleanup, every Saturday in September. Clean up a street, park, shoreline or happy place close to you. Info, www.coastalcleanupday.org.
Sept. 7 — Labor Day.
Sept. 7 — Heart of San Francisco, Golden Gate Bridge, 2 p.m. With the Peace Navy and Antenna Theater. Vessels, windsurfers and kites, skywriting and music. Info, www.marinarts.org/event/the-heart-of-san-francisco.
Sept. 12 — Virtual Wooden Boat Festival, noon. Hosted by the Northwest Maritime Center. Info, www.virtualwbf.org.
Sept. 12 — The Race to Alaska The Movie premiere at the Virtual Wooden Boat Festival, 7 p.m. Info, www.virtualwbf.org.
Sept. 14 — "Capture the Power" Women's Storytelling Night, online via Zoom, 7 p.m. Hosted by Island YC's Northern California Women's Sailing Seminar. Free. Info, www.iyc.org/wss.
Sept. 18, 1930 — New York YC's Enterprise defeated Sir Thomas Lipton's Ulster-flagged Shamrock V in the 14th defense of the America's Cup.
Sept. 18-20 — Boats Afloat Show Brokers Open Houses in Seattle, Tacoma, Bellingham and the San Juan Islands, WA. Info, www.boatsafloatshow.com.
Sept. 19 — Virtual Chantey Sing Live, noon. Hosted by the S.F. Maritime National Park Association and Ranger Peter Kasin. Free; donations benefit technology upgrades to support more virtual events. Info, www.givebutter.com/ChanteySing.
Sept. 22 — First day of autumn.
Sept. 29-Oct. 1 — National Coastal and Estuarine Virtual Summit, hosted by Restore America's Estuaries. Info, www.estuaries.org.
Canceled! Oct. 3 — PortFest, Port of Redwood City, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Celebration of maritime history and the working and recreational waterfront. Free. Info, www.rwcportfest.com.
Oct. 3 — Haydn Voyages concert, aboard steam ferry Berkeley, San Diego Maritime Museum, 4 p.m. $10-$50. Info, www.sdmaritime.org/visit/public-events/concert-series.
Oct. 4-13 — Fleet Week, San Francisco. Air Show featuring the Blue Angels, 10/9-11. (Air Show postponed until next year!) Info, www.fleetweeksf.org.
Please send your calendar items by the 10th of the month to email@example.com. 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.