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.
Experience the colorful cultures of San Francisco at the Chinese New Year Parade on Saturday, February 15. This annual festival features a long procession of performers and decorated floats that roll through the streets of Chinatown. You'll also encounter bright red dragons, lions, martial artists, dancers, dignitaries and Miss Chinatown USA. Continue reading
Planning a San Francisco celebration this New Year's Eve? Why not do something a little different this year and treat yourself and that special someone to a romantic NYE getaway in the City. The Hotel Griffon offers an unbeatable package featuring accommodations and special touches that promise a sparkling start to your New Year! Continue reading
On December 27 the football players will not only be playing the game but also be fighting against hunger at the Fight Hunger Bowl. Taking place at AT&T Park, this post-season bowl game, one meal is donated to a hungry person in need for every ticket sold. Continue reading
Beer lovers rejoice! The 10th Annual Brews on the Bay is back and better than ever. The fun filled festival celebrates the best brews from over 15 different San Francisco breweries serving up more than 50 different tasty beers while sailing on the Bay past some of the City' most notable landmarks. Continue reading
The 2013 Treasure Island Music Festival is headed to San Francisco again this October 19th and 20th. The exciting two-day musical extravaganza brings the hottest new rock bands, DJs and indie music performers together for a mind-blowing concert experience on two stages all overlooking the scenic San Francisco Bay. Continue reading