Miramar air show, Poway rodeo, Pacific Islander fest, star party, Julian apple days, Carole King music, Trial by Jury, school choice debate
11:30 a.m., Sept. 20
Festival of Sail is the largest Tall Ship festival on the West Coast, transforming the North Embarcadero over Labor Day weekend into a nautical theme park.
With a kids' petting zoo, kids' craft activities, face painting, beer garden, Naval re-enactments, photo ops with Captain Sunny and Pirates, hundreds of arts and craft vendors, and a multitude of food options.
Tall Ship cannon battles, mid-day sails, twilight sails, America's Cup sailing experience, 30-minute bay cruises, and more can both be purchased online and at the "Boating Activities Booth" just north of the Berkeley steam ferry.