Special Events


Celebration and special event cruises are offered throughout the year. Seasonal events: Valentine’s Day, Mother’s Day, St. Patrick’s Day, Easter Day, Memorial Day, Father’s Day, 4th of July, Labor Day, Fleet Week, Thanksgiving Holiday, Christmas Holiday.  



View the Blue Angels Fleet Week Air Show up close on board Blue & Gold Fleet’s 2-hour Fleet Week Air Show Cruise.


Both cruises depart at 2pm from PIER 39 and return at 4pm. Please arrive at least 45 minutes prior to the departure.




$90.00 (Adult)

$60.00 (Child 5-11)

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Included with your ticket:

buffet lunch (Roast Beef Sandwiches, California Veggie, Turkey & Jack, Ham & Swiss and Grilled Chicken Sandwiches. Kale Caesar Salad Mixed Green Salad, Olive Oil Basil Pasta & Clam Chowder. Dessert includes Mixed Cookie & Mini Brownie Platters & Fresh Fruit Salad) and open bar (house beer, wine and assortment of cocktails).




Seating is limited and unassigned.



The Bay Lights Cruise

Watch the illumination of The Bay Lights, the world’s largest LED light sculpture, from the best seats on the Bay! $3.00 of proceeds will be donated to Illuminate.

Learn more about The Bay Lights by Leo Villareal and dedicate a light at illuminate.org


Join us on June 18, July 2, August 27 and September 17, 2016. Cruises depart at 7:30 – 9:00 PM with boarding at 7:00 – 7:30 PM.



$55.00 (Adult)

$35.00 (Child 5 -11)

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Included with your ticket:

(1) drink ticket (good for 1 house alcoholic beverage or 2 non-alcoholic beverages).



Seating is limited and unassigned. 



About Sausalito Art Festival

Fine art, music, food, and wine come together Labor Day weekend for one of the most prestigious art festivals in the country. The Sausalito Art Festival, America’s Premiere Waterfront Art Festival, is held annually on Labor Day Weekend.


Sausalito Art Festival Ferry Package

These boats arrive at the Sausalito Art Festival Ferry Landing and do not require shuttle transfer, but you must
have a pre-paid admittance ticket before boarding. Any Blue and Gold Ferry ticket is valid for a return ride from the Festival dock to Pier 41; rider-ship is based on a frst-come-rst-serve basis with limited capacity.

*Blue & Gold Fleet will continue to run the Downtown Sausalito Ferry as printed in the yellow ferry schedule. Those who wish to take the *Regular Ferry Service may take the free shuttle to the festival site and purchase tickets at the main entrance.

Shuttles to and from the Sausalito Art Festival and the Downtown Sausalito ferry landing run from 9:30am to 7:00pm (Sat, Sun & Mon).




The 64th Annual Sausalito Art Festival will be held September 3-5, 2016.

Sausalito Art Festival Ferry Package Departures (Sept. 3 – 5):

Depart Pier 41: 9:45 am, 11:45 am, 1:45 pm, 3:45 pm, 5:30 pm

Depart Festival: 10:30 am,12:45 pm, 2:45 pm, 4:45  pm, 6:30 pm

Boarding Time: 10:15 am, 12:30 pm, 2:30 pm, 4:30 pm, 6:15 pm

Festival hours:
Saturday, September 3, 2016 – 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Sunday, September 4, 2016 – 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Monday, September 5, 2016 – 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.



$47.00 (Adult Round Trip age 13-61)

$33.50 (Senior Round Trip ages 62+)

$11.50* (Children Round Trip ages 12 & under)

*Free admission to festival when accompanied by an adult



Note: No strollers, bikes or pets (except service animals) permitted in the festival. Wheelchair access is NOT available at the dock of the Festival site. Passengers requiring this service may take the Downtown Sausalito Ferry then transfer to the festival shuttle.


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