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.
Clean the World program partners with hotels, such as the King George, to collect shampoos, soaps and other bath amenities that are typically thrown away. Volunteers of the organization sort and process the hygiene products and distribute them among local homeless shelters and other countries in need. Continue readingClean the World details
A 101 year old San Francisco tradition, Bay to Breakers is one of the world's oldest and largest footraces drawing over 50,000 runners and 100,000 spectators annually. The spirit of the Bay area shines through with the thousands of festive costumed participants, families, walkers and recreational weekend runners that take to the streets of beautiful San Francisco. Continue readingBay to Breakers details
The largest LGBT gathering in the entire United States, the San Francisco LGBT Pride Celebration & Parade takes place Saturday and Sunday, June 29 & 30, 2013. It takes place in the Civic Center and features 300 exhibitors and more than 20 stages filled with exceptional live entertainment. Continue readingSan Francisco Pride 2013 details
SF Beer Week is back! This city-wide event, which starts February 8th and lasts until February 17th, is brought to us by the San Francisco Brewers Guild! The event is hosted at locations all over the city. Many of which will include live music, food and of course beer tastings! Continue readingSan Francisco Beer Week details