September 28-29, 2019
Parade 10 a.m.
Route: Begins at the south end of Palmetto Avenue
Celebrates City's Fog
Palmetto at Highway 1
Contests: Sand Sculpture, Marching Band Contest, Fog Jog and Fog Bank
Line up: Hapa Mahina Hula | Lou Evans Band | Salt People | L&K | Cabrillo Elementary Bluegrass Band | Curt Yagi | Dave Crimmen | The Up & Down Band | Mango Kingz | Sam Johnson Band | Wall of Blues | Los Blizzardos | Arabesque Bellydancers | Rojai & The Pocket | Jim Moore Band | Andy Z | California Cowboys | Sweet Plot | Coast Tribe | Pacific Soul | Stompy Jones | SONA | Orquesta Son de Caņa | Neon Velvet
This family fun, community event began as a way to celebrate the city's great autumn weather. The Fog Fest kicks off Saturday morning at 10 am with the Discover Pacifica Parade and Marching Band Competition. Arts and Crafts booths, Food and Beverage booths, Musical Entertainment, Family Fun Fest and a variety of other activities such as sand sculptures make this the ultimate beach party for Fall.
Fog Bank is one of the oldest and most popular contests held during July, August and September, prior to the Fog Fest. And, this year the Fog Bank will be on display at the Art Corner for one last chance to submit your guess. Take a chance and you could win a cash prize!
Annual Sand Castle and Sand Sculpture Contest is
now Sand Sculpture Magic
demo in which a sand sculptor makes an amazing display. Watch as sand sculpture magic takes place before your eyes. Bill Lewis of Santa Cruz Sand will be creating a sand sculpture masterpiece all day Saturday for all to be witness and by the end of the day your eyes will be amazed. The sand sculpture will be on display all day Sunday for festival goers to see and take photos.
Marching Band Competition is open to Junior High and High School Bands. Trophies awarded for top bands.
If you've been waiting for the opportunity to express your photographic talents then participate in the Pacific Coast Fog Fest Photo Contest! Cash prizes and all award winners will be invited to participate in a group show in the East Wing Gallery at Sanchez Art Center, Jan. 15"Feb. 14, 2016. Judging will be conducted by members of the Sanchez Art Center. All winners will also be displayed Fog Fest weekend at the Art Corner
Fog Jog is a 5 mile jog and 3 mile stride take runners along the beautiful coast of Pacifica. Both the Fog Jog and Stride are held on Sunday. Presented by the City of Pacifica Parks, Beaches and Recreation Department and Co-sponsored by Pacifica Rotary International and the Pacifica Tribune.
Events are not guaranteed. It is your responsibility to confirm before going.