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.
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 readingWinter International Gift Fair 2014 detail
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 readingChinese New Year Parade detail
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 readingRing in the New Year Package detail
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 readingFight Hunger Bowl detail
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 reading10th Annual Brews on the Bay detail