Events in the Parks

Upcoming Events

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Image of the interior of Fort Point with the lighthouse
Events
Sun, Dec 13 11:00am-11:30am
Entrance
Join a ranger near the front entrance of Fort Point for a tour! Learn about the soldiers' lives at Fort Point, the fort's unique architecture, the defenses of the Golden Gate and lots more. Tours are scheduled daily at 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. and typically last 30 minutes. Staff availability may affect these tour times, please inquire upon arrival.
Image of the interior of Fort Point with the lighthouse
Events
Sun, Dec 13 3:00pm-3:30pm
Entrance
Join a ranger near the front entrance of Fort Point for a tour! Learn about the soldiers' lives at Fort Point, the fort's unique architecture, the defenses of the Golden Gate and lots more. Tours are scheduled daily at 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. and typically last 30 minutes. Staff availability may affect these tour times, please inquire upon arrival.
Volunteers Working in Black Point Historic Gardens
Events
Tue, Dec 15 9:00am-12:00pm
Black Point Meeting Location
Help us restore the long-neglected gardens of East Black Point, a spectacular park site tucked away above the bustling San Francisco waterfront.
A group collects seed in a grassland. A volunteer holds a tray of seeds.
Volunteer
Tue, Dec 15 10:00am-2:00pm
Learn to grow and care for native plants while helping to preserve and restore your national park.
Volunteer on Alcatraz Island
Events
Wed, Dec 16 8:00am-12:00pm
Alcatraz Gardens
Help restore and maintain gardens once tended by the island’s military and penitentiary residents—add life, color, and vibrancy to the Rock.
Events
Wed, Dec 16 9:00am-12:00pm
Sutro Heights Meeting Location
Help restore and maintain historic landscapes and cultural resources along the shoreline of San Francisco.
Volunteer
Wed, Dec 16 9:00am-12:00pm
Presidio Main Post Transit Center
Help restore natural areas and create important wildlife corridors in the Presidio of San Francisco.
Volunteers at Work
Events
Wed, Dec 16 10:00am-2:30pm
Coyote Ridge - County View Dr
Hiking with a mission – help find and remove new infestations of invasive weeds while exploring the parks.
A large group smiles and holds up dirty hand while working in the nursery.
Volunteer
Wed, Dec 16 1:00pm-4:00pm
Learn to grow and care for native plants while helping to preserve and restore your national park.
Presidio Nursery volunteers work with seeds
Events
Wed, Dec 16 1:00pm-4:00pm
Presidio Native Plant Nursery
Learn to grow and care for native plants while helping to preserve and restore your national park.
Golden Gate Maintenance Volunteers
Events
Thu, Dec 17 9:00am-12:00pm
Warming Hut
Help with vegetation management and site improvements at Sutro Heights and along the San Francisco shoreline.
Presidio Volunteer
Events
Thu, Dec 17 9:00am-12:00pm
Presidio Main Post Transit Center
Help enhance the Presidio’s historic gardens and grounds, as well as support the park efforts to become a model of environmental sustainability.
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Volunteer on Alcatraz Island
Events
Fri, Dec 04 8:00am-12:00pm
Alcatraz Gardens
Events
Fri, Dec 04 9:00am-12:00pm
Fort Mason Flagpole
Presidio Volunteer
Events
Fri, Dec 04 9:00am-12:00pm
Presidio Main Post Transit Center
Image of the interior of Fort Point with the lighthouse
Events
Fri, Dec 04 11:00am-11:30am
Entrance
Image of the interior of Fort Point with the lighthouse
Events
Fri, Dec 04 3:00pm-3:30pm
Entrance
A group transplants coyote brush.
Volunteer
Sat, Dec 05 9:00am-12:00pm

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