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.
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
Make Halloween 2013 your best fright night yet in a city that loves celebrating in costume. You can get into disguise and head to top San Francisco destinations for an unbelievable night of tricks, treats, people watching, and monster mashing. This year's top Halloween parties in San Francisco range from rockabilly music at the Brisbane 23 Club's Haunted Halloween to the city's world-famous pub crawl event. Continue readingHalloween in San Francisco details
How are you starting your day on October 26? If you are visiting San Francisco, you may find your way around the huge number of Halloween-themed events and activities. Before you hit the town and consume some calories, you can participate in the Color Run SF for a personal fitness feat - along with plenty of paint ! Continue readingThe Color Run 5K details
Discover the captivating connection between the movement of dance and the visual aesthetic of film at the 2013 San Francisco Dance Film Festival. A celebration of dance on camera, this 4-day dance screen event features dance-based films, documentaries, panels, parties, and workshops as well as performances at the Museum of Performance + Design in San Francisco. Experience the amazing collaboration of dancers and filmmakers to perpetuate the dance on film genre in the digital medium. Continue readingSan Francisco Dance Film Festival details