There's Nothing Better Than This Epic Festival In San Francisco
San Francisco is a town known for food, nature, and outdoor festivals. If celebration and political passion have any similarities or equivalent, then San Francisco does both with equal excitement.
The Bay to Breakers footrace started in 1912, and today this race has become a wildly popular festival. Thousands flock to San Francisco for the annual event which is part fundraiser for a variety of charities and part celebration of the San Francisco’s diversity. The Bay to Breakers Finish Line Festival starts once the first runners cross the finish line alongside Ocean Beach following the race. Let’s learn more about this wildly popular festival with live music, food, costumes, and a race!
The 106th Bay to Breakers Festival of 2017 is on May 21 from 8 am to 12:30 pm. The festival/race takes place from one end of the city to another.
The Bay To Breakers began in 1912 as a way to lift the mood of San Francisco. The festival/race was originally called the "Cross City Race."
From 1986 to 2010, it was officially the world's largest footrace/festival with 110,000 participants attendance in 2015.
Bay to Breakers is well known for many participants wearing costumes. This is a very colorful celebration that is symbolic of everything San Francisco.
The Bay to Breakers race is 12 Kilometers and spans west through the city and finishes at the Great Highway at Ocean Beach. You get to run the city while people cheer you on or enjoy the atmosphere of this wildly popular annual festival.
The Bay to Breakers Finish Line Festival comes to life and goes full throttle as runners start to cross the finish line following the race.
This is a festival and happening that brings out the true zaniness of the city. Many dress in unforgettable and creative costumes, thus lending a party atmosphere to the event.
Festival participants and runners enjoy food and beverages being sold in various places. Make sure to prepare ahead and plan the route you'll take for the race.
The festival includes a Breakers Expo that is held at Pier 35 and features the latest in fitness technology, gear and nutrition. The Expo is open to the public.
There will be a multitude of events, live music, exhibits, and more on the day of the race. Check out information about the
Bay To Breakers Race, Festival, and History.
Check out the following video showing what the Bay To Breakers Line Festival looks like:
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