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Public Sightseeing / History Cruises
The Potomac operates narrated two-hour San Francisco Bay cruises with docents from May through November. Emphasis is placed on the effect Franklin Delano Roosevelt’s administration had upon the Bay Area and surrounding landmarks. 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, emphasizing the impact of his administration on the country and the Potomac restoration story. While on board, guests may elect to take a docent led tour or self guided tour. Coffee, tea and water are available.

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June 24 Flights and Lights Wine Tasting Cruise
June 30 3 Hr Islands and Shipyards of the Bay Sightseeing Cruise
July 04 4th of July Fireworks Cruise on San Francisco Bay
July 09 3 Hr Islands & Shipyards Cruise of San Francisco Bay
July 10 2hr Sunday Blues Cruise
July 14 2 Hr Sightseeing Cruise on San Francisco Bay
July 22 Flights and Lights Wine Tasting Cruise
July 23 2 Hr Sightseeing Cruise on San Francisco Bay
July 28 3 Hr Bridges of the Bay Sightseeing Cruise
July 29 Pickin' on the Potomac with Blue and Lonesome
August 04 3 Hr Creatures of San Francisco Bay Sightseeing Cruise
August 07 2hr Sunday Blues Cruise
August 12 Pickin' on the Potomac with Bill Evans
August 13 2 Hr Sightseeing Cruise on San Francisco Bay
August 18 2 Hr Sightseeing Cruise on San Francisco Bay
August 26 Flights and Lights Wine Tasting Cruise
August 27 3 Hr Bridges & Lighthouses of the Bay Sightseeing Cruise
Sept. 01 3 Hr Bridges of the Bay Sightseeing Cruise
Sept. 04 2hr Sunday Blues Cruise
Sept. 10 3 Hr Islands and Shipyards of the Bay Sightseeing Cruise
Sept. 15 2 Hr Sightseeing Cruise on San Francisco Bay
Sept. 23 Pickin' on the Potomac with High Country
Sept. 24 2 Hr Sightseeing Cruise on San Francisco Bay
October 02 2hr Sunday Blues Cruise
October 07 Fleet Week Practice Friday October 7
October 15 2 Hr Sightseeing Cruise on San Francisco Bay
October 20 2 Hr Sightseeing Cruise on San Francisco Bay
October 28 Pickin' on the Potomac with Snap Jackson
October 29 3 Hr Creatures of San Francisco Bay Sightseeing Cruise
Nov. 05 Characters of the Bay Area 3 Hour History Cruise
Nov. 11 Veteran's Day Cruise on San Francisco Bay
 
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