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.
This family focused, alcohol-free event is held every year on Valencia Street - one of the Mission's trendiest and main avenues. The 2014 San Francisco Cinco de Mayo celebration will highlight the best of Latin and Mexican American cultures with a diverse collection of Mexican and Latino music, foods, dance and arts and crafts for the whole family to enjoy. Continue readingCelebrate Cinco de Mayo details
The Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival is one of the most prominent Asian traditions celebrations in California. Drawing more than 200,000 people every year, this event is an amazing display spotlighting the grace and colors of the Japanese culture and the diverse Japanese American community. Continue reading2014 Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival details
Lace up your running shoes for San Francisco's most exciting half marathon event. The streets of the city come alive on April 6th for a fabulous running race and health expo event highlighted by live music and a headliner concert party at the Civic Center Plaza after the race. Continue readingRock and Roll Half Marathon details
Discover your own pot of gold at the annual St. Patrick's Day Parade and Festival in San Francisco. With a fun parade, live entertainment, kids activities, and delicious Irish food choices, you're sure to find a little luck of the Irish in the City by the Bay this March. Continue readingSt Patrick's Day Festival details
Fly on a magical musical carpet when the San Francisco Symphony presents the spectacular Scheherazade, a journey through the world of the Arabian nights in the heart of the Bay Area. Performances take place from February 19 through 22 at Davies Symphony Hall, and advance tickets are available now online. Continue readingSan Francisco Symphony Presents Scheherazade! details