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.
Get into the spooky spirit of Halloween at fun adults-only events on the waterfront in San Francisco this October. From ghost ship dance parties to masquerade ball revelry and midnight cruises on the water, you'll find plenty of tricks and treats in the City by the Bay on Halloween. Continue reading
Dance the night away at Salsa on the Fillmore in San Francisco. In its fourth year, this upbeat festival is two days and nights of sassy, non-stop action with a Latin beat. Take salsa lessons, be dazzled by professional dance troupes, and sway your hips to the rhythm of live bands and DJs. Continue reading
Costumes. Food. Merriment. Pride. There's no other event like the Gay Pride Parade and Festival in downtown San Francisco. Two days of no barriers, just fun, acceptance and a completely new experience for anyone who hasn't been before. June 29-30, dance, shop and cheer at one of the city's most iconic and one-of-a-kind events. Continue reading
Whether or not you're here for the sailing tournament, great music and great atmosphere will make the America's Cup Concert Series an unforgettable event. Watch superstars like Sting, Train, Steely Dan and Cheech and Chong at San Francisco's only outdoor waterfront venue! Continue reading
From May 27-30, watch the next installments in the long standing Bay Area rivalry between the San Francisco Giants and the Oakland Athletics. Baseball at its finest, both teams of the Battle of the Bay are evenly matched and competitive, but a friendly attitude is maintained between the fans. Continue reading