Redwood City PortFest 2018

Saturday, October 6

Band Lineup

LiveWire Band – 11 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.

Phil ‘n the Blanks Band – 1:15 p.m. – 3 p.m.

Full Event Schedule*

10:00 a.m.

Welcome Ceremony at Bandstand with the Moffett Squadron Sea Cadet Color Gaurd and West Bay Community Band performing  the National Anthem and Port Redwood March

Guests of Honor: Jackie Speier, United States Congresswoman and Ian Bain, City of Redwood City Mayor

Redwood City Fireboat “Sequoia Guardian” water cannon display and viewing on-the-water can be viewed from public waterfront access areas after the welcome ceremony; the Fire Department engine and rescue boat will be on display until 3 p.m.

Bair Island Aquatic Center will offer rides in a 16-person rowing barge. Sign-ups begin at 10 a.m. and will be available at the Bair Island Aquatic Center booth.

A beer and wine booth, food, and arts & crafts vendors are available 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Beer and Wine booth sponsored by the Sequoia Yacht Club.

The Kids Zone, including a bounce house, balloon artist, information about the Port of Redwood City’s 2019 Calendar Art Contest, and hands-on activities, is available 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

10:30 a.m.

West Bay Community Band on Bandstand until 11:15 a.m.

Harbor Tours (45 min.) aboard Robert G. Brownlee begin at 10:30 and load at the Guest Dock. Tour times include 10:30 a.m., 1 p.m., and 2 p.m. – Sponsored by the Marine Science Institute. $5 cost. For advance ticket sales go here.

Working Waterfront tours continue from 10:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Tour times include 10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 1:30 p.m., 2:30 p.m. Sponsored by Seaport Industrial Association.

Boat rides aboard the “Gryphon” continue until 2 p.m. Tour times include 11 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 1:30 p.m. Sponsored by the Sea Scouts.

Marine Science Institute Shark Tank & Touch Table Display available until 3 p.m. next to the Bandstand.

History Museum Woodside Store Interactive Logging Exhibit until 3 p.m.

Save the Bay mobile education vehicle and hands-on activities until 3 p.m.

11:00 a.m.

LiveWire Band on the Stage until 12:45 p.m.

The Kids Cool Game Truck will be available until 2 p.m. with a mobile video theater experience

11:30 a.m.

Sequoia High School Band on Bandstand until 12:15

12:00 p.m.

Free sailboat rides by Spinnaker Sailing. Sign-ups available at the Spinnaker Sailing office/booth.

1:15 p.m.

Phil ‘n the Blanks Band on the Stage until 3 p.m.

2:00 p.m.

Woodside High School Band on Bandstand until 2:45 p.m.

3:00 p.m.

PortFest Ends

Go here for a PortFest map.

*Event schedule is subject to change.