Name our Next Two Ferries!

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Bay Area students, we want YOU to name the next two ferries joining the San Francisco Bay Ferry Fleet! Proposed vessel names will be recommended to the San Francisco Bay Ferry Board of Directors after a public vote on the finalists. All final names are subject to the approval of the Board. Nominate a name in using the form below. Nominations are now closed. Thank you to everyone who submitted nominations. We will post 10-12 finalists for a public vote soon.

Nomination rules:

  • Nominators must be a current student, kindergarten through 12th grade, in a Bay Area school (Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, Napa, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Solano or Sonoma counties).
  • Vessel names should reflect regional history, marine science, or other areas of interest relevant to the San Francisco Bay and its surrounding environs. 
  • Vessel names will not be explicitly or implicitly political, religious or obscene.
  • Vessel names will not refer to individual people, businesses or organizations. 
  • Vessel names are not available as part of corporate sponsorship agreements.
  • Vessel names will be non-divisive in nature.