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.
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
Experience the action and grace of the dragon boats exploding through San Francisco Bay. A celebration of Asian culture and the ancient sport of dragon boat racing, the San Francisco International Dragon Boat Festival features exciting dragon boat races on San Francisco Bay and spectacular cultural performances - from live music and dance to drumming and martial arts. Sample authentic Asian cuisine and stroll the marketplace for arts and crafts and paddle gear. Continue readingSan Francisco International Dragon Boat Festival details
Whatever you enjoy, and whatever your budget, find the perfect place in San Francisco to celebrate the Fourth of July, with a variety of events like firework watching cruise ships with 4-course gourmet meals, or fun parades, free museum days, and family friendly festivals including games, crafts, and a petting zoo. Continue readingFourth of July in San Francisco details