Bay Parade

The Bay Parade is July 9

4th Annual Bay Parade
Sunday, July 9, 2017 | San Francisco, CA

Swim, kayak, SUP, or boat for a clean and healthy SF Bay!

The Bay Parade is Baykeeper's annual on-the-water celebration of a healthy San Francisco Bay. Hundreds of swimmers, kayakers, stand up paddleboarders, and boaters gather for a fun and active day on San Francisco Bay. The parade finale will be broadcast on the Jumbotron at AT&T Park at the start of the San Francisco Giants home game.

GOLDEN RIVET SWIM: 6.5 miles from Golden Gate Bridge to McCovey Cove on a flood tide
Timed solo swim, timed four-person relay, and open relay divisions
$100 registration plus $200 fundraising minimum

BOAT: Motorized boats are needed to support swimmers from the Golden Gate to McCovey Cove
This is a critical volunteer role for the event
No registration fee, fundraising optional

KAYAK or SUP: Easy paddle from Pier 40 to McCovey Cove and back
Paddleboard/kayak rental included
$75 registration plus $75 fundraising minimum

Looking for a unique sponsorship opportunity for your company? Connect with active Bay Area residents, feature your commitment to a healthy Bay, and give your employees an unforgettable day on the water. Contact Eliet Henderson at for more information.

Click here to view photos from the 2016 event

Thank you to our premier 2017 Bay Parade sponsors:

Photo credits, from top: Clay Schmitz, Roger Cunningham