Thousands are expected to visit the Fog Fest on September 26th and 27th. To help you plan your visit, here are some tips to make your trip to the coast a more fun and enjoyable one.
Public Transportation Information:
SamTrans 800-660-4287 or visit www.samtrans.com –
Routes 17, 110, 112 & 140 will get you to Fog Fest. NOTE: Some normal routes may be rerouted to Oceana or Franacisco Blvd. instead of the normal Beach Blvd. route. From Oceana Blvd. the highway’s pedestrian crossover may be used for easy access to the festival grounds.
Buses from BART Stations Click Here for information
By Bicycle Click Here
FREE City of Pacifica Shuttle – The Devil’s Slide Ride
The City of Pacifica has a free weekend shuttle that conveniently will run by Fog Fest. Please note its normal route near the festival grounds reroutes onto Francisco Blvd where you will find a visible sign near Francisco Blvd and Salada Ave marking shuttle pick up and drop off. The shuttle can accommodate wheelchairs, bicycles and surfboards. Please visit the City’s website for more information, Click Here – Stay tuned for more possible updates to this shuttle service for Fog Fest weekend.
Pacifica is 15 miles South of San Francisco and 55 miles North of Santa Cruz on Highway 1. The best way to get to Pacifica from the North is to take Highway 1 South from Highway 280 to Pacifica.
From the East Bay, travel west on Highway 92 over the San Mateo Bridge. Continue west on Highway 92 past Highways 101 to Interstate 280 . Take Interstate 280 North to the Pacifica/Highway 1 exit south. Follow Highway 1 South to Paloma/Francisco exit.
From the South Bay, take Interstate 280 North to the Pacifica/Highway 1 exit south. Follow Highway 1 South to Paloma/Francisco exit.
From the South, along the coast, follow Highway 1 north and exit Clarendon/Oceana Blvd or, continue on to the Manor Dr. exit and either turn right onto Oceana Blvd or cross over the highway at Manor Dr and go left on north Palmetto Ave.
The Fog Fest Festival grounds are located on Palmetto Ave. in Pacifica between Shell Street and Montecito Streets.
PET POLICY: Please, for your pets safety and others, be kind to your pets and leave them at home. Security staff will be enforcing.
NO skateboards, bicycles ore smoking on the festival grounds. Security staff will be enforcing.
There will be approximately 8 to 10 ATMS located throughout the festival grounds or your convenience. Please look for the ATM Flags.
Fog Fest & Police Command Post – First Aid – Lost & Found:
This station is located at the east, south corner of Palmetto and Santa Maria Avenues in and around the Pacifica Resource Center Facility.
Parking at the north and south ends of Palmetto Avenue. Exit Clarendon Ave. when coming from the South, and exit Manor Dr. coming from North dropping you off at the far north end of Palmetto Ave. Handicap Parking can be found in these same areas. These parking areas will be operated by local organizations, who will ask for a $8 contribution.
Free Street Parking can be found on Francisco Blvd (west of & parallel to Hwy 1) and Oceana Blvd (east of & parallel to Hwy1). Police will be citing for illegal parking, so please read signs carefully.
Free bicycle parking will be available at the south end of Palmetto Ave in front of the old utility building on the west side of the street, look for the sign.
Palmetto Avenue will be closed to traffic from Shoreview South to Montecito throughout festival weekend. Palmetto will re-open on Sunday at approximately 9 PM. Residents living on the west side of Palmetto Ave must access via Clarendon Rd to Beach Blvd. Note: Beach Blvd. will be open to 2 way traffic festival weekend, (typically it is a one-way street).
For further information:
Call: (650) 355-8200
For Visitor Information visit the Pacifica Chamber of Commerce’s website where you’ll find links to hotels, restaurants, beaches, trails & more.