Welcome to the Inn at Union Square blog! Stay up-to-date on everything that's going on around our boutique hotel in Union Square, 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 SFMOMA and other top museums, world-class restaurants, the Powell Street cable car and more.
Packed with samba dancing, international cuisine, world music, arts, crafts, and soccer fun for the whole family, Carnaval San Francisco 2014 is a 2-day street party in celebration of the World Cup, springtime, and Latin / Caribbean culture. The Grand Parade on Sunday is not to be missed, full of pulsing rhythms and glittered bodies in wildly ornate costumes. Continue reading
The best way to see the Bay is at your own pace, from the comfort of a San Francisco bike rental. Not only does riding offer you the peaceful freedom of seeing the entire city's iconic sights up close, it's also a great way to partake in the indelible health and fitness culture of California. Continue reading
Explore six blocks and six unique "worlds" of fun at this year's Union Street Festival. Food, fashion, technology, crafts, fitness, and local culture flow freely in the historic streets of Cow Hollow for the first full weekend of every June, with ticketed Craft Beer and Wine Tasting Gardens throughout the festivities. Continue reading
Every week there's another reason to celebrate at de Young Museum, where Friday Nights offer free music, hands-on activities, lectures, demonstrations, screenings, and more. Themes change weekly, centered on popular featured exhibits, local culture, and seasonal events, so be sure to check before you go. It's that much more fun if you go dressed in the spirit of the night! Continue reading