Welcome to the King George Hotel - A Greystone Hotel blog! Stay up-to-date on everything that's going on around our boutique hotel in Union Square, downtown San Francisco. Featuring events, things to do and special offers, our hotel blog will keep you current on all of the city's latest happenings, including nearby attractions such as the Powell Street cable car, Chinatown, world-renowned restaurants, and the Theater District.
San Francisco Oracle OpenWorld 2014, September 28 - October 2
A comedy musical celebrating 40 years, Steve Silver's Beach Blanket Babylon puts pop culture into hysterical perspective. The fun performance follows Snow White as she traverses the globe for her Prince Charming. Along the way, she encounters major celebrity characters such as Oprah Winfrey, President Barack and Michelle Obama, Beyoncé and Jay Z, famous sports players, big screen stars, and so much more. Continue readingBeach Blanket Babylon details
In 2014, Jay Z and Beyoncé are giving their fans exactly what they've always wanted. The power couple will perform together during their much-hyped On the Run tour, sure to be the epic event of the summer. Featuring top hits from both performers and on-stage collaborations, you can feel the electricity of this famous duo at San Francisco's AT&T Stadium on August 5. Continue readingOn The Run Tour: Beyonce & Jay Z details
The Fog City's Japantown vibrates with added life this August 2nd and 3rd for 2014's Nihonmachi Street Fair. The 41st annual running of this fusion of Asian-American, Pacific-American, and San Franciscan cultures brings Asian artisans, delicious food and drink, Hawaiian and Japanese song and dance, many genres of live music, and much more. Pets are welcome, as are volunteers-the latter being the true core of the NSF. Continue readingNihonmachi Street Fair details
Kanye, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, and The Killers headline alongside a ton of other amazing artists for Outside Lands 2014. The fest returns to Golden Gate Park for its fifth year, which promises to be the biggest and best one yet. In addition to the music, enjoy fine craft beer, cider, and food from local and regional spots, art installations, live comedy acts, and green and sustainable activities and practices throughout the festival. Continue readingOutside Lands 2014 details