May 16, 2012 For Immediate Release Public Information for the Official 75th Anniversary of the Golden Gate Bridge
SAN FRANCISCO, CA: It’s countdown to the celebration of the year as the Golden Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation District and the Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy—in cooperation with the National Park Service, the Presidio Trust, and the City and County of San Francisco—bring the world together for the Golden Gate Festival on Sunday, May 27, 2012.
Marking the official 75th Anniversary of the Golden Gate Bridge, tens of thousands of participants are expected at the historic celebration along the San Francisco waterfront. Although crowds will be dependent on weather conditions, organizers are planning for heavy traffic delays and congestion throughout the City.
Below please find information and resources for the public to keep in hand surrounding the Bridge’s spectacular 75th birthday party.
Date:Sunday, May 27, 2012 Hours:11:00 am–11:00 pm Admission:FREE Locations:Fort Point, Crissy Field, The Preisdio and Marina Green. (Anniversary activities will also be held at Fort Mason Center, Ghirardelli Square, San Francisco Maritime Historical National Park, Fisherman’s Wharf, and Pier 39.) Event Parking:None Access Options:Public Transit, walk, bike (see more below).