A Halloween Horror Story — Almost

  Halloween 2015 started with trick-or-treaters visiting WPH in kayaks. Michele Affronte, Mari Steeno, Rob Weston, Katherine Boschetto, Ed Lopez plus myself and my mother Kathleen Durbin and aunt Judy Anthon, all set out to find out what the treats for our tricks would be. Low tide was at 9:40... Read more

…the 1906 quake spurred Sausalito houseboat culture

  Kristin Hanes, who previously lived on Gate 6-1/2, has written an article for SFGate.com detailing our history and some of her personal recollections of her time here. Read her story, and see a slide show of historic and current floating home photos from the SF Chronicle archives, at “What it’s like living... Read more

MMWD Water Restrictions No Longer In Effect

  What do we do with the news that the Marin Municipal Water Department (MMWD) water restrictions we’ve adhered to for the last few years are no longer in effect? California is heading into a fourth year of drought – with La Niña and the prospect of a dry winter... Read more

Charles Van Damme Ferry 100th Birthday Bash

  Help maintain one hundred years of waterfront history at a special fundraiser for the Charles Van Damme Ferry project. WHERE: the Sausalito Seahorse Restaurant WHEN: Friday, November 18, beginning at 7:00 p.m. Go HERE for more details and to buy advance tickets. The Charles Van Damme Ferry Birthday Bash is a celebration of... Read more

Ferry Tales Fundraiser – November 6

The Sausalito Historical Society invites you to attend their annual fundraiser: SAUSALITO FERRY TALES WHEN: Sunday, November 6  WHERE: The Lighthouse Grill at Harbor Point, 475 East Strawberry Drive, Mill Valley WHAT TIME: The event begins at 5:30 p.m. with complimentary cocktails and hors d’oeuvres. A three-course dinner with wines begins at 6:30 p.m. DRESS: Cocktail... Read more

Sausalito Woman’s Club Offers Free CPR Training

The FHA Emergency Preparedness Committee recommends the Sausalito Woman’s Club’s Emergency Preparedness Committee Red Cross Certified CPR/AED Training. WHEN: Saturday, October 22 from 1 – 5 p.m. LOCATION: at the SWC Clubhouse – 120 Central Ave, Sausalito Chris Gallagher, Bay Model Visitor Center Park Manager, will conduct the course training, which incorporates... Read more

2016 Sausalito Floating Homes Tour: Video & Slideshow

Breaking out the moves for the 2016 Floating Homes Tour were the Beyondo Boot Scooters – country and funk line dancing—(tune by Zac Brown Band: Homegrown)—led by Annemarie Estess and Caroline Hall of South 40—as captured by Ed Lopez. Over on the Kappas Green, Ed recorded the Piper Park Pickers—a bluegrass... Read more

Grab Your Paddles & Popcorn – Oct 8 Float-In Movie

* Update *  the featured movie: Young Frankenstein Enhance the narrative of your life afloat – attend the next Float-in movie: 7:30ish, Saturday, October 8, 2016. Anybody can walk into a movie theater; we are lucky to watch from the water. Join your community in celebrating our unique lifestyle in the... Read more