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Calendar listings are for marine-related events that are either free or don't cost much to attend. Email event listings here. The deadline is always the 10th of the month prior to publication.

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 We'll post changes here.

Aug. 14-Sept. 7 — Virtual Excellence, Lake Tahoe Concours d'Elegance goes online. Info,

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,

Sept. 5 — California Free Fishing Day, statewide. Info,

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,

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,

Sept. 12 — Virtual Wooden Boat Festival, noon. Hosted by the Northwest Maritime Center. Info,

Sept. 12The Race to Alaska The Movie premiere at the Virtual Wooden Boat Festival, 7 p.m. Info,

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,

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,

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,

Sept. 22 — First day of autumn.

Sept. 29-Oct. 1 — National Coastal and Estuarine Virtual Summit, hosted by Restore America's Estuaries. Info,

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,

Oct. 3 — Haydn Voyages concert, aboard steam ferry Berkeley, San Diego Maritime Museum, 4 p.m. $10-$50. Info,

Oct. 4-13 — Fleet Week, San Francisco. Air Show featuring the Blue Angels, 10/9-11. (Air Show postponed until next year!) Info,

Please send your calendar items by the 10th of the month to 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.

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