The largest festival of its kind in California, The Northern California Pirate Festival features streets and stages teaming with Colorful Sea Folk, British Naval Officers, Swimming Mermaids, Marauding Pirate Encampments, Black Powder Canons, Unique Shopping and a Dedicated Children’s area with a 30 foot slide, a Zip Line, Water ballz, Children’s Schoole of Piracy, Treasure Hunts and Costume Contests. Don't miss the fun or you'll want to walk the plank!
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The NorCal PirateFest is proud to bring you the best pirate and nautical entertainers you'll find anywhere - many from the greater SF Bay Area, but also some special guests from across the globe! The entertainment roster encompasses performers featured on three stages, swordfighting & pirate's "brawling" areas, participating vessels and roving entertainment and a Mermaid lagoon!
The Festival is family friendly during the day and a raucous party at night! Keep going, beyond you will find the ships roster of entertainers, schedules, maps and more.
For the young and the young at heart, The Nor Cal Pirate Festival has something for everyone! Bring your wee ones on fathers day weekend we have rides, contests, dedicated entertainment, and pirate vittles for all ages.
Our festival boasts a dedicated children's area, loaded with fun, food and good times. Nor Cal Pirate Fest was designed with families in mind so bring your father for fathers day and let loose on the waterfront of Vallejo!
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Take a glance at our Amazing Marketplace. Our vendors are the finest in their trades and boast the best in pirate booty!
The Pirate fest boast a league of artisans and merchants that are chosen for the quality in craftsmanship as well uniqueness of the wares. Look through our photos and visit some shops at their ports on the net! You won't be sorry- arrr!
The Plank Owners Club
Our very own “NorCal Pirate Fest Plank Owners Club” is a very special level of sponsorship available to individuals who want to help the pirate festival “above and beyond” and at the same time get some fabulous pirate perks! Become a Plank Owner and have access to a private cove in the shade, with free drinks and good company. Become a Very Important Pirate and see how the other half lives...