September 28 & 29, 2019 - 10am-6pm, Palmetto Ave. in Pacifica

2018 Theme: Full Sail 33 ~ We encourage all parade goers to embrace our Sailing Theme!

Parade Grand Marshal: Horace Hinshaw

Horace Hinshaw is our Grand Marshal this year. Horace is in his 49th year of writing for our weekly newspaper, Pacifica Tribune. Horace has been active in all facets of community activities, including city government, education, recreation, athletics and community programs for those 49 years.

Honorary Grand Marshals: 3 Doggies from the World Surfing Dog Championships!

We have Lilylilo the Lab, Starfish & Roxie, fresh from the World Dog Surfing Contest held right here in Pacifica.

Join us Saturday morning as spectators line the streets to get the best views of all the creative and wonderful floats, marching bands, dance groups and classic & antique vehicles that proceed down Palmetto Ave. beginning at 10am. Let’s sail into the 33rd year of the Fog Fest!

2018 Prizes & Parade Categories:

$100 and certificate for Best Float
$100 and certificate for Best Mini Float
$100 and certificate for Most Creative Walking Group
$100 and certificate for Best Music or Dance Group (other than marching bands)

$100 and a certificate NEW CATEGORY: Best Little Red Wagon Sail BoatThe best decorated kids “Sail Boat” wagon will win

  • Prizes are awarded at the Center Stage at Palmetto Ave. and Santa Maria Ave., Sunday morning 10:30am
  • The Parade starts Saturday morning at 10:00 am, It runs along & begins at the south end of Palmetto Avenue

Parade Registration is now CLOSED! See you there!

 General Parade Registration  Marching Band Registration  

Sponsor/Elected Officials Reg

All registrants of the parade need to review and accept the following guidelines of the Fog Fest Parade:

Click here for guidelines>>>2018 Parade Guidelines


Questions?.. send us a note and we will get back as soon as possible



Celebrating 33 Years September 29 & 30, 2018

10am - 6pm on Palmetto Ave. in Pacifica.
Admission is Free!

Our Sponsors

Recology Waste Zero   Lagunitas   Tri Counties Bank   City Toyota   Duggan's Serra Mortuary   Kimco realty   Moose Lodge Serramonte Ford Cresco Equipment Rentals Longboard Margarita Bar   Sammy's Beach Bar Rum   Nestle Waters   Oceana Market   Tito's Handmade Vodka Pacifica School District  

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