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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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Jun 29 3 Hr Bridges of the Bay Sightseeing Cruise - CANCELLED
Jul 04 4th of July Fireworks Cruise on SF Bay - Tue 7:30PM
Jul 09 2hr Sunday Blues Cruise - Sun 3:00PM
Jul 15

3 Hr Creatures of SF Bay Sightseeing Cruise - Sat 10:30AM

Jul 20

2hr Sightseeing History Cruise of the SF Bay - Thur 10:30AM

Jul 21 Flights and Lights Wine Tasting Cruise - Fri 7:00PM
Jul 23 2hr Sunday Blues Cruise - Sun 3:00PM
Jul 28

Pickin' on the Potomac - Fri 6:30PM

Jul 29 2hr Sightseeing History Cruise of the SF Bay - Sat 10:30AM
Aug 03 3 Hr Bridges of the Bay Sightseeing Cruise - Thu 10:30AM
Aug 06 2hr Sunday Blues Cruise - Sun 3:00PM
Aug 11 Flights and Lights Wine Tasting Cruise - Fri 7:00PM
Aug 12 2hr Sightseeing History Cruise of the SF Bay - CANCELLED
Aug 17 2hr Sightseeing History Cruise of the SF Bay - Thu 10:30AM
Aug 20 2hr Sunday Blues Cruise - Sun 3;00PM
Aug 25

Pickin' on the Potomac - Fri 6:30PM

Aug 26

3 Hr "Hot Dogs With The Queen" Bay Sightseeing History Cruise - Sat 10:30AM

Sep 02 3 Hr Creatures of SF Bay Sightseeing Cruise - Sat 10:30AM
Sep 07 2hr Sightseeing History Cruise of the SF Bay - Thu 10:30AM
Sep 08 Flights and Lights Wine Tasting Cruise - Fri 7:00PM
Sep 10 2hr Sunday Blues Cruise - Sun 3;00PM
Sep 15 Pickin' on the Potomac - Fri 6:30PM
Sep 16 2hr Sightseeing History Cruise of the SF Bay - Sat 10:30AM
Sep 21 3 Hr Islands and Lighthouses of the Bay Sightseeing History Cruise - Thu 10:30AM
Sep 24 2hr Sunday Blues Cruise - Sun 3;00PM
Sep 30 2hr Sightseeing History Cruise 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 - Sat 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
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
 

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