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.
Ways to Celebrate Chinese New Year in San Francisco
Join the fun at one of the largest Chinese New Year celebrations in the world when you visit San Francisco during January and February. Honoring the advent of the year of the horse, this festive occasion features a massive parade, flower market, beauty pageant, sporting events and a big community fair. Continue readingWays to Celebrate Chinese New Year in San Francisco details
If you love food (and who doesn't, right?) mark your calendars now for the can't-miss culinary event of the year on the West Coast. The Winter Fancy Food Show runs from January 19-21, 2014 at the Moscone Center in Downtown San Francisco with thousands of exhibitors, products, and events focused on everything from cheese to chocolate. Continue readingWinter Fancy Food Show details
Ready to laugh until your sides hurt? Don't miss your chance catch the 2011 Broadway smash The Book of Mormon right here in the Bay Area. Winner of 9 Tony Awards, the musical is the parotic brainchild of South Park creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone. Continue readingBroadway San Francisco, book of Mormon details
From now until November, history buffs can enjoy an exclusive lecture series titled, "Contemporary Historians at the Presidio." This six-month long series tells of the themes in American and world history. Expect renowned historians like Stephen Haller and Cameron Binkley, to name a few. Each lecture begins at 7 p.m. and is free and open to the public. Continue reading2013 Presidio History Night details
This November, skiers and snowboarders alike will unite for SnowBomb's annual Ski & Board Festival throughout the Bay Area. Ticketholders can enjoy exclusive snow gear discounts, live music, and beers and wine as well as a BMX/Skate snow featuring X Games alumni. Plus, you can even score five free lift tickets with your purchase. Continue readingThe Snowbomb Ski & Board Festival details