Thousands are expected to visit the Fog Fest on September 26th and 27th. To help 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. you can walk the highway’s pedestrian crossover for easy access to the festival grounds.
Buses from BART Stations Click Here for information
By Bicycle Click Here
City of Pacifica’s FREE weekend shuttle “The Devil’s Slide Ride” will be running 2 shuttles at ½ hour intervals, beginning at 8am from Linda Mar Park & Ride, making stops along the way, to the festival grounds. The last ride back to LMP&R will leave 3 locations near the festival grounds 4:42, 4;44 & at 4:45pm, see link below for more details and please plan accordingly as the festival closes at 6pm. The shuttles accommodate wheel chairs, surfboards and bicycles. Click Here for shuttle schedule.
Free Skyline College Shuttle: This shuttle will run every 25 minutes, beginning at 9am. Skyline College is located in San Bruno at 3300 College Drive. Please park vehicles in Lots L, N, O & P. Then walk to Lot G to catch the shuttle. The last return to the college will be at 6:20pm from the festival grounds.
Click Here Skyline Shuttle schedule
Click Here for Skyline Campus Map
Pacifica is 15 miles south of San Francisco. The best way to get to Pacifica from SF is to take Highway 280 to Highway 1/Pacifica and exit either at Palmetto/Manor Dr. or continue to the next exit at Francisco Blvd/Paloma Ave.
From the East Bay, travel west on Highway 92 over the San Mateo Bridge. Continue west on Highway 92 to Interstate 280. Take Interstate 280 north to Skyline/35/Pacifica exit, Left/west on Sharp Park Rd. that will lead into Francisco Blvd. Festival grounds are 1 block west of Francisco Blvd and north of Sharp Park Golf Course.
From the South Bay, take Interstate 280 North to Skyline/35/Pacifica exit, left/west on Sharp Park Rd. that will lead into Francisco Blvd., Festival grounds are 1 block west of Francisco Blvd and north of the Sharp Park Golf Course.
Coming from the Highway 1 South – Pacifica is 55 miles north of Santa Cruz, 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 overpass at Manor Dr. and go left on north Palmetto
The 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 for 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.
Monitored parking can be found on the south & north ends of Palmetto Ave; Look for the parking attendants. Handicap Parking can be found in these same areas. Monitored parking areas will be operated by local organizations, and a voluntary $8 contribution is suggested. Free street parking is all around the festival perimeters, please be aware of marked prohibited parking signs, police will be citing for illegal parking. Main streets to park are Oceana Blvd & Francisco Blvd.
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 9pm. 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.