Sharktober- An Annual Celebration of the Shark with Shark Stewards
We are celebrating the return of the white sharks to our sanctuary after their annual migration. Join us celebrating and motivating to save sharks!
September 14 11AM- 6PM Sailfest and Whalefest with Modern Sailing Academy at Marina Plaza, Sausalito. Live music, sailboat rides, food and ocean information.
September 27 and October 11 Sharktober Farallon Island Cruises-(others may be added) Join us on a specialized naturalist expedition on the vessel Outer Limits leaving Sausalito into the Gulf of the Farallones for whales, wildlife seabirds- and maybe a shark! These trips include expert discussions, data collection and oceanographic measurements for a full field experience. Not your normal whale watch trip – although humpbacks and Blues are in the Sanctuary. Sign up here.
October 1, 6:00-8:00 PM Screening Extinction Soup and shark talk- Patagonia store, 770 North Point Ave, San Francisco. Shark libations and prizes to support the shark sanctuary.
October 9, 6:00- 10:00PM Shark Life at the California Academy of Sciences, drinks, dance, sharks!
Saturday October 18th Sharktoberfest with the Sanctuary. Join shark specialists and educators celebrating and learning about sharks in our 6th annual Sharktoberfest education event. Shark games, shark science and shark fun for the whole family. Shark printing, face painting and other activities for the entire family. Ocean animal costume contest with prizes to the best creature!
Free. 10AM- 4 PM. At the Gulf of the Farallones National Marine Sanctuary Visitors Center, Crissy Field. Volunteers- sign up here!
Click here for the entire Sharktober Calendar.
SHARKTOBER Farallon Island Expeditions Sign Up Here