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.
Whether you want to shake it on the dance floor or watch world-class performers do it better, the San Francisco Salsa Festival is the perfect opportunity to celebrate all things salsa. Taking place in downtown San Francisco from April 17-19, this colorful festival features dance performances, competitions and exciting workshops. Continue reading6th Annual San Francisco Salsa Festival detail
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 readingZooFest detail
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 readingEarth Day in San Francisco detail
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 readingSt. Patrick's Day Events in San Francisco detail