Welcome to the Hotel Griffon blog! Stay up-to-date on everything that's going on around our boutique hotel on the Embarcadero waterfront in downtown San Francisco. Featuring events, things to do and special offers, our hotel blog will keep you current on all of the latest happenings, including nearby attractions such as the Ferry Building, AT&T Park, Pier 39 and more.
Enjoy a night of dancing and dining at the San Francisco Zoo when you attend ZooFest, a benefit event that takes place this year on Friday, April 25. Wear Western attire to this upscale celebration, which also includes live music, cocktail hour and a live auction. Benefiting numerous zoo initiatives, this dazzling event is a must-do for animal lovers in the San Francisco area. Continue reading
More than a celebration, Earth Day in San Francisco is a motivating force to take care of the planet and make eco-friendly choices. Celebrate this green holiday in downtown San Francisco on Saturday, April 19 with a massive festival and free party. Discover live music, art installations, interactive workshops, organic food and beer gardens, eco-friendly fashion shows, green zone for kids and much more. Continue reading
Celebrate Mardi Gras San Francisco style at "Fat Tuesday in the Fillmore." Enjoy New Orleans-style food, music, beverages, a masquerade ball, themed entertainment and plenty of other festive draws that will have you partying late into the night. Continue reading
San Francisco offers a variety of ways to celebrate St. Patrick's Day. You'll find something that peaks your interest, whether you're looking to down a few green beers, take in a festive parade or participate in the city's annual 12K race across the Golden Gate Bridge. Continue reading
Browse a massive collection of eclectic gift items, gourmet goods, collectibles, handicrafts, home furnishings and fashion apparel at the San Francisco International Gift Fair this February 15-18 at the Moscone Center. An exciting wholesale trade show that attracts hundreds of top-tier retailers, this large exposition showcases cutting-edge design and unique consumer merchandise. Continue reading