Treasure Island
San Francisco, California

FREE ADMISSION! Summer Sailstice ( brings together everyone who loves wind, water and sail! Sail in, drive over, just come down for a full weekend of sailing, cruising, racing and onshore entertainment. The 8th annual Summer Sailstice, a celebration of sailing on the annual summer solstice, invites sailors and non-sailors to enjoy fun, sun, music and sailing on Treasure Island on June 21st – strike back at rising oil prices and global warming and qualify for prizes with the Bay's best on-the-water party: free sailboat rides; U.S. Coast Guard Helo demo; dig-in-the-sand Treasure Hunt; on-the-water photo scavenger hunt; boat building contest; YRA racing; youth sailing regatta; High-performance Skiff 18 demos; Festival village with food, beverages, vendor booths and new boats on display; live music and dancing with five bands performing: Blind Willies, Skip Henderson and the Starboard Watch, Pixie Kitchen, Carne Cruda, Alexa Weber Morales, and Kalbass.

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Added by Master Mariners on June 8, 2008