San Francisco March for Sharks to Stop the West Australian Shark Cull. February March 15, 11AM. Watch here for the rescheduled date. Support our Allies and march from the Ferry Building to the Australian Embassy on 575 Market Street. More details here.
San Francisco International Film Festval. Celebrate the Ocean through film. March 5th-9th. Bay Theater, Aquarium of the Bay Pier 39
Shark Films and Shark Sanctuary Panel Saturday March 8 1PM Hosted by Shark Steward's Director David McGuire World Premiere of the new film Extinction Soup featuring Shark Stewards. Talk on San Francisco Bay Sharks and Threats March 15 1PM Oceana High School Pacifica As part of the National Parks Service Bio Blitz.
Talk on San Francisco Bay Sharks March 15, 1 PM at Oceana High School, Pacifica. As part fo the National Park Service Bio Blitz.
Brilliant!Science: Incredible Ocean March 22nd, 23rd at the Califoirnia Academy of Sciences Iin preparation for the opening of the Rocky Reefs exhibit at the California Academy of Sciences is hosting a Family Festival . The event takes a closer look at oceans as a source of food for both humans and for the creatures that make them their home, and focuses specifically on the waters along California’s coast. Join us learning about sharks, sustainabilty and marine protected areas. 11:00 – 5:00 PM
Run for the Sharks! Bay to Breakers May 8. Sign up Now and join us in costume as a school of sharks.
World Oceans Day San Francisco, 4 PM June 8, Sports Basement Music, ocean films and celebration of our ocean.
Watch here for Sharktober Events and Farallon island Expeditions in the Fall, celebrating the return of the White Sharks to our Sanctuary!
Past 2014 Events
2014 Sausalito Herring Festival Sunday, February 9, Gabrielson Park, Sausalito.
2013 Sea Stewards and Shark Stewards Events
Sharktober- An Annual Celebration of the Shark Click here for the Calendar.
2013 is our 5th annual Sharktober and Sharktoberfest celebrating the return of white sharks to our National Marine Sanctuaries. Join Shark Stewards celebrating sharks and motivating appreciation and protection for sharks in the Bay and world ocean.
Natural History Cruises to the Farallon Islands. SPACE AVAILABLE SEPTEMBER 29. You are invited to join us on an exclusive Shark, Whale and Natural History Tour to the Farallon Islands onboard the vessel Outer Limits lead by shark experts and naturalists. Three dates are reserved in late September and mid October right during the white shark season and when whales and seabirds are feeding in the Gulf. (Note- sharks are hard to find but we will be monitoring feeding locations and learning about sharks on the cruise- this is not a shark viewing trip). Contact here for more information or reserve a slot here. These unique trips will sell out!
October 19- Second Trip added that will include scientific Monitoring- Contact for more information. Limited Space.
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Past Events 2013
March 12-17 Texas Shark Protection Campaign
- March 12 Sierra Club Lone Star Chapter, Austin, 7 PM Scholz Garten
- March 13, Testimony to Texas House Committee on Shark Bill, Planning Meting and Preparation for Lobby Day
- Lobby Day with Humane Scoiety at the Capitol Austin March 14, 9AM-4 PM
- March 16, Film and talk at Moody Gardens Aquarium, Galveston Texas, 9M
March 21, 7 PM, Surviving the Shark, Swim For Sharks Shark Screening and Book Talk Kepler's Books, Menlo Park. With authors: shark survivor Jonathan Kathrien, Shark Conservationist David McGuire and Dr. Wallace "J" Nichols of LiveBlu.
March 28, 6:00 – 8:00 PM Swim For Sharks Film and Talk on Shark Attacks, Hosted by the Modern Sailing School at Sea Horse, Sausalito
April 15-20th Pacifica Shark Week. Education, talks and film Friday April 19, culminating in Earth Day Celebration April 22 with Shark Activities, Linda Mar Beach Pacifica.
June 8, World Oceans Day, 5th Annual West Coast Shark Celebration Sports Basement Presidio Location, Beach Clean up, Music and Fun. Followed by party at the Low Tide Club, Sausalito
August 13-17 , Guadalupe Island Great White Shark Dive with Sea Stewards. Learn about sharks and experience them in the wild first hand on a luxurious vessel with the safest and most capable team. This is a first ever Sea stewards trip to the Island of the Great White Shark with SEESharks. Accompanied by David McGuire as Naturalist, we will learn about the natural history of sharks, conservation measures and the entire ecosystem on this 5 day liveaboard cage diving trip. Experience for yourself what we are trying to protect from extinction, take photographs and film and take away a mental image you will never forget. This trip is a Sea Steward trip only. Contact us for details on how to book.
February 22, Surfing For Life, Fund Raiser for the Pacifica Beach Coalition
February 23, 24 Shark Days at the Monterey Bay Aquarium
Swim For Sharks Film Premiere, San Francisco International Ocean Film festival with Talk to follow on Blue and Gold Ferry, Pier 39 San Francisco
October 19 Swim For Sharks- Benefit challenge around Alcatraz Island and Back form San Francisco Dolphin Club
Click Here for Talks, and other Shark Events
October 6, Sharktoberfest at the California Academy of Sciences 6PM- 10PM
Sharks in the Sanctuary
Farallones White Shark and Whale Tours
More events TBA
2011 Its Sharktober! Celebrating Sharks All October Long
Sharktober Activities at the California Academy of Sciences all month long.
October 24,25 & BLUE DRINKS HAPPY HOUR October 27 Celebrate Sharks with Pacific Catch benefiting Sea Stewards. Download this certificate and present the Sea Stewards Flyer to server when ordering & receive 10% off food and drink at the Corte Madera location, Marin County Blue Drinks with special happy hour Sharktober 27.
October 22 and 29 & November 5 (sold out) Sharktober Shark, Whale & Wildlife Tours to the Farallones
A tour of the waters of the Gulf of the Farallones, Farallones Islands and the Continental shelf led by Sea Stewards naturalists. A day trip onboard the Outer Limits. Book through San Francisco Bay Whale Watching and put white shark in the field. No guarantee we will see a shark, but we will learn about why white sharks are important.
October 15, Sharktoberfest with the Sanctuary, Gulf of the Farallones National Marine Sanctuary Shark Family Event Map to Event
10 AM-3 PM Build a shark, Shark activities, live music and films.
Sanctuary Center at the Presidio, San Francisco.
Shark activities and special guest Assemblyman Paul Fong.
October 16, 1:00 PM Celebrate Sharks A Talk on Sharks by David McGuire. Public Welcome
Watch here for events with the California Academy of Sciences "Sharklife" and the Gulf of the Farallones National Marine Sanctuary. Shark Lectures, Outreach Events, Swim for the Sharks, Sunset sail and Shark and Leather Back Sea Turtle Watch Farallones cruises all month long.