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.
F. Warren Hellman, a philanthropist who passed away in 2011, founded The Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival in San Francisco. Because of his generosity and foresight, an endowment was established to make this festival free to all who wanted to enjoy fabulous music. Continue readingHardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival details
Halloween 2012 is always a spook-tacular time in San Francisco. There's something for everyone, from family-friendly street fairs and trick-or-treating to dance club parties and pub-crawls. Continue readingHalloween in SF details
Celebrate Gay Pride Weekend in San Francisco! Gay Pride in San Francisco is the largest gay pride event in the country hosting more than one million people over the colorful two-day celebration of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community. The 42nd annual San Francisco Gay Pride Celebration and Parade will be held June 23-24, 2012. Continue readingPride Weekend details
A celebration of music, art and food, San Francisco's Outside Lands Music and Arts Festival takes place in Golden Gate Park, August 10-12, 2012. The annual San Francisco festival presents over 70 bands and music acts, live entertainment, family activities and festive areas where you can indulge in delicious food, sip California wines, see exquisite art and play in the park. Continue readingOutside Lands Music Festival details