Welcome to the King George Hotel 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.
In a major city like New York or San Francisco, there is nothing quite like what you can get at a food truck. Download the Off the Grid SF mobile app, and keep tabs on all your favorite foods while you’re on the go. You can discover weekly markets and food truck vendors while you visit and plan your trip down to the dish. Continue readingOff The Grid SF details
Featuring 55 acres of over 8,000 different kinds of plants from all over the world, as well as a variety of events and programs, and a bookstore and library, the San Francisco Botanical Garden is a truly unique and serene corner of the City By the Bay. Take the family out on Saturdays to Bean Sprout Family Days, where you can garden and picnic all day long. Go for a bug hunt, take a long walk through the grounds, or visit the bookstore or library for a good read. Continue readingSan Francisco Botanical Garden details
Since 1971, SEMICON West has been one of the preeminent tradeshows worldwide. This July 8th through 10th, join thousands of colleagues, manufacturers, and industry experts at the world’s flagship event for the global micro- and nano-electronics industry. Watch new products unveil and encounter new ideas, products, and technologies. SEMICON West gathers for its 44th year at the Moscone Center. Continue readingSemicon West 2014 details
Kanye, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, and The Killers headline alongside a ton of other amazing artists for Outside Lands 2014. The fest returns to Golden Gate Park for its fifth year, which promises to be the biggest and best one yet. In addition to the music, enjoy fine craft beer, cider, and food from local and regional spots, art installations, live comedy acts, and green and sustainable activities and practices throughout the festival. Continue readingOutside Lands 2014 details
The Fog City’s Japantown vibrates with added life this August 2nd and 3rd for 2014’s Nihonmachi Street Fair. The 41st annual running of this fusion of Asian-American, Pacific-American, and San Franciscan cultures brings Asian artisans, delicious food and drink, Hawaiian and Japanese song and dance, many genres of live music, and much more. Pets are welcome, as are volunteers-the latter being the true core of the NSF. Continue readingNihonmachi Street Fair details