Bay Parade

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 eliet@baykeeper.org 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