Notice to Giants Ferry Customers, Friday, April 23, 2010

Tonight’s Giants Ferry departure will be delayed 30 minutes and will depart Larkspur Ferry Terminal at 6:15pm. Travel time to the ballpark is approximately 60 minutes. Golden Gate Ferry apologizes for any inconvenience. For complete Giants Ferry information and for trip planning assistance, visit www.goldengate.org or call 511 (say “Golden Gate Transit,” then “Operator”)/TDD 711.

Repairs to the M.V. Napa Might affect Monday Commute (UPDATED)

Over this weekend, Golden Gate Ferry will inspect and make necessary repairs to the M.V. Napa. The vessel is expected to be fully operational for next week’s commute. However, if the vessel is not available for service on Monday, Larkspur Ferry and Sausalito Ferry will operate modified schedules. Once vessel information is available late Sunday afternoon, … Read moreRepairs to the M.V. Napa Might affect Monday Commute (UPDATED)

May Day Party

Title: May Day PartyLocation: Back deck of the 5:20 PM SF to Larkspur BoatDescription: Workers of the World, Unite! Although May Day received its inspiration from the United States, the U.S. Congress designated May 1 as Loyalty Day in 1958 due to the day’s perceived appropriation by the Soviet Union.Start Time: 17:20Date: 2010-04-30

Labor Day Party

Title: Labor Day Party Location: Back deck of the 5:20 PM SF to Larkspur Boat Description: The holiday originated in Canada out of labor disputes (“Nine-Hour Movement”) first in Hamilton, then in Toronto, Canada in the 1870s, which resulted in a Trade Union Act which legalized and protected union activity in 1872 in Canada. The … Read moreLabor Day Party

Memorial Day Party

Title: Memorial Day Party Location: Back deck of the 5:20 PM SF to Larkspur Boat Description: Sweet Mother of Jefferson Davis! It’s that time of year again… Bring treats on the back of the boat to celebrate the start of Summer, and remember: white shoes are OK now. Start Time: 17:20 Date: 2010-05-28

Pumpkin Carving Party

Title: Pumpkin Carving Party Location: Back deck of the 5:20 PM SF to Larkspur Boat Description: Oh!—fruit loved of boyhood!—the old days recalling, When wood-grapes were purpling and brown nuts were falling! When wild, ugly faces we carved in its skin, Glaring out through the dark with a candle within! John Greenleaf Whittier, “The Pumpkin” … Read morePumpkin Carving Party

M.S. Marin

Design Considerations Made by the GGBHTD: When purchasing a tastefull yacht, you probably spent a great deal of time concentrating on its general structure, sea-worthiness, engine capabilities, square footage, and so forth. That’s all well and good and important too, but it’s the interior design of your boat that can truly make your yacht a … Read moreM.S. Marin

Egg Coloring Party

Location: Back deck of the 5:20 PM SF to Larkspur Boat There will be egg coloring on the back deck of the 5:20 pm SF to Larkspur ferry for anyone interested. Bring hard boiled eggs and your imagination. Coloring supplies will be provided by the ‘Back-of-the-Boat gang’. See you there! Start Time:  5:20 p.m. – Friday … Read moreEgg Coloring Party

Muni Eliminiates Free Transfers for GGF Customers Effective April 1

Several months ago the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Authority (Muni) initiated a change to eliminate free round trip Muni transfers currently offered to Golden Gate Ferry riders. This change was initiated to create a more equitable and consistent policy across all transit operators that link with Muni. Beginning Thursday, April 1, 2010, a new fare agreement will … Read moreMuni Eliminiates Free Transfers for GGF Customers Effective April 1