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The Potomac operates live-narrated two-hour and three-hour San Francisco Bay public cruises from June through Veteran's Day in November. Emphasis is placed on the history of the Bay Area & surrounding landmarks and the effect FDR’s administration had upon the Bay Area. The three-hour cruises have a themed narration and include a gourmet boxed-lunch. Guests may watch a 15-minute video in the Visitor Center prior to the cruise. The video provides a glimpse of Franklin Delano Roosevelt’s use of the Potomac, emphasizes the impact of his administration on the country. and tells the Potomac restoration story. While on board, guests may elect to take a docent led tour or tour the Potomac on their own. Coffee, tea and water are available.

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Sep 24 2hr Sunday Blues Cruise - Sun 3;00PM
Sep 30 2hr Sightseeing History Cruise - State Parks of the SF Bay - Sat 10:30AM
Oct 01 2hr Sunday Blues Cruise - Sun 3;00PM
Oct 08 Fleet Week Sightseeing History Cruise on the San Francisco Bay - SOLD OUT
Oct 15 2hr Sunday Blues Cruise - Sun 3;00PM
Oct 19 2hr Sightseeing History Cruise of the SF Bay - Thu 10:30AM
Oct 27 Pickin' on the Potomac - Fri 6:30PM
Oct 28 3 Hr Islands and Lighthouses of the Bay S ightseeing History Cruise - Thu 10:30AM
Oct 28 USS Potomac Assoc 1940's Gala - Sat 5:00PM
Nov 04 Characters of the Bay Area 3 Hour History Cruise  - Sat 10:30PM
Nov 11 Veteran's Day Cruise on San Francisco Bay - Sat 11:00AM
Dec 03 Santa Cruise for Kids 1Hr - Sun 4:00PM
Dec 03 Santa Cruise for Kids 1 Hr - Sun 6:00PM
Dec 10 Santa Cruise for Kids 1 Hr - Sun 4:00PM
Dec 10 Santa Cruise for Kids 1 Hr - Sun 6:00PM
Dec 16 Fa-La-La Holiday Cruise for Adults 2 Hr - Sat 7:00PM
 

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