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.
See the innovative creations of designers and craftspeople that live and work on the west coast of the United States. West Coast Craft at the historic Fort Mason Center in San Francisco is a two-day event in November with a huge array of goods, from organic cosmetics to handmade ceramics to batik pillows. The fair is free and open to the public. Continue readingWest Coast Craft detail
Bring the family to San Francisco for a neighborhood celebration of food, music and fun at the 25th Annual Fiesta on the Hill. This popular, family friendly event celebrates community and diversity each year with an entertaining all day street party filled with high-energy entertainment, delicious cuisine and family style activities. Continue readingThe 25th Annual Fiesta on the Hill 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
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 readingTreasure Island Music Festival detail
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 readingHalloween in San Francisco detail