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Indigenous Peoples Day Sunrise Ceremony

  • Pier 33 San Francisco, CA, 94133 United States (map)

Indigenous Peoples Day Sunrise Ceremony
This event commemorates 527 years of Indigenous resistance and survival in the Americas, honors the cultural resiliency of Indigenous Peoples in California and around the world, and celebrates the 50th anniversary of the occupation of Alcatraz by Indians of All Tribes in 1969-1970.

WHO: Sponsored by the International Indian Treaty Council

WHEN: Monday, October 14, 6 a.m.- 8 a.m. (boats return by 9 a.m.)

WHERE: Alcatraz Island (boats leave from Pier 33 starting at 5 AM, ticket booth opens at 4:15 AM)

COST: $11, purchase ferry boat tickets  on line from Alcatraz Cruises, Children under 5 are free


MEDIA CONTACT: Rochelle Diver,, (218) 576-2649

Earlier Event: October 12
Paseo Artistico: Protect The Sacred
Later Event: October 14
Alcatraz Canoe Journey 2019