Welcome to the King George 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.
Catch the always funny Aziz Ansari on his Modern Romance Comedy tour at Louise M. Davies Symphony Hall on April 2 & 3, 2014. A rising comedian and star on NBC's Parks and Recreation, Aziz Ansari began his stand up career in New York in 2000 while simultaneously attending New York University. Continue readingAziz Ansari Tour details
This family focused, alcohol-free event is held every year on Valencia Street - one of the Mission's trendiest and main avenues. The 2014 San Francisco Cinco de Mayo celebration will highlight the best of Latin and Mexican American cultures with a diverse collection of Mexican and Latino music, foods, dance and arts and crafts for the whole family to enjoy. Continue readingCelebrate Cinco de Mayo details
The Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival is one of the most prominent Asian traditions celebrations in California. Drawing more than 200,000 people every year, this event is an amazing display spotlighting the grace and colors of the Japanese culture and the diverse Japanese American community. Continue reading2014 Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival details
Bring a little spice to your Thursday nights with exciting adults-only events at the California Academy of Sciences museum in San Francisco. Leave the kids at home and enjoy cocktails and light fare, live music, science exhibits, and interesting hands-on activities while you explore this unique earth and science museum. Continue readingNightlife at the California Academy of Sciences details
Discover a wealth of swanky lounges, cozy pubs, local bars, and upscale cocktail establishments when you explore Union Square in San Francisco. The King George Hotel offers guests Winston's Lounge, an inviting beer and wine lounge which is a great start to the night and is in a prime location, just steps away from the best bars in Union Square. Continue readingBest Bars in Union Square area details