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.
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
Since 1971, SEMICON West has been one of the preeminent tradeshows worldwide. This July 8th through 10th, join thousands of colleagues, manufacturers, and industry experts at the world's flagship event for the global micro- and nano-electronics industry. Watch new products unveil and encounter new ideas, products, and technologies. SEMICON West gathers for its 44th year at the Moscone Center. Continue readingSemicon West 2014 details
One year after the historic and poignant Stonewall riots began in New York in 1969, the first Pride marches were held across the country—in Chicago, New York, Los Angeles, and San Francisco. San Francisco's long and storied LGBT history continues in 2014 with the 44th Annual Pride Celebration and Parade, which takes place on June 28th and 29th. This year's theme is "Color Our World With Pride." Continue readingSan Francisco Pride 2014 details