Pier 29

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Best Fourth Of July Events In The Bay Area

The City of San Francisco always throws a free fireworks party for hundreds of thousands of spectators on the Fourth of July. Come and join the crowds along the waterfront, crossing your fingers and toes for the fog to stay away.


Pier 29

San Francisco Begins Pier 29 Reconstruction After 4-Alarm Fire

The City has won a speedy settlement from its insurance company.


Pier 29

Welding Work Caused Fire At SF America’s Cup Pier

A four-alarm fire that caused $2.4 million in damage to San Francisco’s Pier 29 last month was apparently caused by welders doing work in the building, a fire department spokeswoman said Monday.


Pier 29

San Francisco Pier 29 Fire Damage Tops $2 Million

The four-alarm fire at San Francisco’s Pier 29 on Wednesday afternoon caused nearly $2.4 million in damage, a fire department spokeswoman said Thursday.


Pier 29

Fire Damages SF Pier Expected To Play Host To America’s Cup

A fire at Pier 29 along San Francisco’s waterfront reached four alarms Wednesday afternoon before the San Francisco Fire Department was able to gain the upper hand.


Teatro ZinZanni

Yacht Race Forces Teatro ZinZanni To Leave San Francisco’s Pier 29

The colorful tented theater that’s been a fixture on the San Francisco waterfront since 1999 will be forced to move because of development for the America’s Cup Race.


US challenger BMW Oracle Racing giant trimaran sails during the second race of the 33rd America's Cup off Valencia's coast on February 14, 2010 in Valencia, Spain.

San Francisco Could Lose Money After Changes To America’s Cup Deal

The city attorney approved some potentially costly changes to the terms for bringing the America’s Cup yacht race to San Francisco after the board of supervisors had already approved the deal.