The Return of SHARKTOBERFEST 2018

Shark Stewards, Greater Farallones National Marine Sanctuary & Greater Farallones Association invite you to:

Sharktoberfest 2018

Saturday September 29th, 11am-4pm

Demystify the denizens of the deep and learn all about our fascinating cartilagionus neighbors who share our waters.

Schedule- Main Event Free!!

11am- All art & science activity stations open, food truck & refreshments available.
11am-1pm- Live Music: Ukulele Friends
11:30- Special Programs (see below)
1pm- Ocean Life Costume Parade & Contest
2pm-4pm- Live Music
2pm- Special Programs (see below)
4pm- Event closes

Special Programs ($10/person):

"Build a Shark"Β (11:30am or 2:00pm)

Participants "design-build" a life-size white shark model piece by piece, discovering how each organ and sense of this awesome creature functions. By handling teeth and skin artifacts, and viewing a short documentary on our Farallones sharks, they'll learn how their 400-million-year-old design still works to make them formidable top predators.

"Shark Survivor" Talk (11:30am or 2:00pm)

The World of Sharks - presentation by shark expert.

Space is limited for the special programs, registration required!Β Contact Sara Heintzelman,Β sara.heintzelman@noaa.govΒ to reserve a spot.


Greater Farallones National Marine Sanctuary Visitor Center
991 Marine Drive
The Presidio, San Francisco