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.
The Switchboard Music Festival is an 8-hour, non-stop showcase uniting a diverse collection of musicians sharing a common desire to push the envelope on traditional music genre distinctions. This world renowned festival is dedicated to bringing forward eclectic and innovative music from the San Francisco area and beyond. 2014 performers include Grex, Odessa Chen + The Invisible Stories Ensemble, Jordan Glenn & Michael Coleman, and Matthew Welch's Blarvuster. Continue readingSwitchboard Music Festival 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
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
Laugh your way across the city at SF Sketchfest, an 18-day celebration of comedy with 200 events, including stand-up performances, improv acts, sketch comics and alternative performers. Taking place from January 23 through February 9, this funny festival showcases national, local and up-and-coming comics at over 20 venues in the San Francisco area. Continue readingSF Sketchfest details