Festivals Blog

Modern Art

Head over to Fort Mason this weekend, just a 10 minute walk from Hotel Zephyr , and enjoy works from over 70 galleries in attendance. Visit this page for more information.

Earth Day Street Fair

April 21 is the date to celebrate the 49th year of Earth Day. This year’s theme is Stand for the Redwoods/Stand for the Future. Head over to Civic Center Plaza for the celebration between 11am and 7pm. More information here.  

Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival

April 14-22 head over to Japantown to experience the annual Cherry Blossom Festival. This one of California’s most prominent celebrations of Asian traditions. Each year, over 200,000 people attend this dazzling display showcasing the color and grace of the Japanese culture and the diversity of the Japanese American Community. More information here.

Renegade Craft Fair

Just a 10 minute walk from Hotel Zephyr at Fort Mason, the Renegade Craft Fair is happening this weekend. Shop emerging and established maker’s goods, discover rarities and enjoy remixes from local DJ’s. Purchase tickets.

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.

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/

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/

SF International Ocean Film Festival

We are honored to be partnering with the SFIOFF for the third time – they’ve been a Zephyr supporter since we opened! Screen 45 films that capture the beauty, power and mystery of the ocean this weekend at Cowell Theater in Fort Mason.

Holiday on Union Street

Enjoy the Festival of Lights this weekend just a few blocks away from Hotel Zephyr on Union Street. The festival features jugglers, costumed characters, singers, face painters, carriage rides, ponies dressed as reindeer, and Santa himself! More information here: https://www.sresproductions.com/events/union-street-holiday-program/  

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/