Entertainment Blog

The Big Fake Wedding

A little less than a mile from Hotel Zephyr, The Big Fake Wedding offers dinner and drinks, and emotional vow-renewal ceremony and a dance-party reception. It’s a killer alternative to a bridal show, and even if you’re not planning a wedding it’s sure to be a night of fun! Tickets and more information here.

Easter Festival & Parade

This fun-for-all event has kids’ games, bounce houses, a petting zoo, an Easter bonnet contest, and a 2 p.m. parade on Union Street (from Gough to Fillmore). Free.

Best of the Bay: Bucket List

Thanks to our friends at Thrillist – who compiled this great list of Bay Area Bucket List ideas, we’ll feature one per month that tickles our fancy. For March, it’s enjoying a Mai Tai at the Tonga Room, the only place you can do so while enjoying a rainstorm (thunder and lightning included). Make a…

Bay Area Brew Fest

Happening this weekend just blocks from Hotel Zephyr, the Bay Area Brew Fest features over 70 breweries, food trucks and a DJ at Pier 35. Tickets and festival information here: https://www.bayareabrewfestival.com/

Plan your Trip Itinerary

San Francisco Travel has created some excellent itineraries which feature favorites of local luminaries to spark ideas for your next trip. Make your stay extraordinary! https://trip.sftravel.com/featured-trip

St Patrick’s Day Block Party

Enjoy live DJ, games, food trucks and drink specials – both indoor and out! Located at Taverna Aventine, RSVP here https://www.facebook.com/events/2025105054173852/

Bouquets to Art

For just one week, the de Young Museum hosts an annual flower takeover at the museum.  Ticket information here : https://deyoung.famsf.org/exhibitions/bouquets-to-art-2018

Gingerbread House

See this impressive feat of culinary and wonder – a two-story Gingerbread House make of home-baked gingerbread bricks. In the lobby of the Fairmont Hotel, through January 1, 2018.  

Pier 39 Tree Lighting Celebration

On November 19th from 12:00pm – 6:30pm, enjoy carolers, holiday themed comedy, snap selfies with Disneyland characters and of course, watch the tree lighting when the sun goes down. http://www.visitfishermanswharf.com/events/  

Urban Film Fest

The 4th Annual Urban Film Fest kicks off this week – their mission is to make urban planning fun, entertaining and accessible, all while discovering how our city works and who is making San Francisco a better place to live. See the line up and get your tickets here: http://sfurbanfilmfest.com/2017/section/Films/