Events

Explore Our Favorite Local Events

Whether you're into music, food, film or old-fashioned street fairs, you'll find it in San Francisco. Home to literally hundreds of fairs, festivals, concerts and celebrations, this city takes its events seriously. We've rounded up a few of our favorites here.

St. Patrick’s
Day Parade

March

This is the largest St. Patty’s Day celebration on the West Coast, drawing more than 100,000 revelers and spectators for Irish-style fun.

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Chinese New
Year Parade

March

Lion dancers, giant walking puppets, stilt walkers and dancers add color and excitement to what’s considered one of the world’s top ten parades.

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Bay To
Breakers Race

May

San Francisco’s oldest footrace, the Bay To Breakers was established in 1912 and starts just a few minutes from our Embarcadero hotel.

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Pride
Week

June

The San Francisco Pride Celebration & Parade is one of the largest and most well-known Pride events in the world.

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Basketball
Games

November

  • Warriors vs. Spurs | Nov 1
  • Warriors vs. Hornets | Nov 2
  • Warriors vs. Trail Blazers | Nov 4
  • Warriors at Rockets | Nov 6
  • Warriors at Timberwolves | Nov 8
  • Warriors at Thunder | Nov 9
  • USF Dons Double Header | Nov 9
  • Warriors vs. Jazz | Nov 11
  • Warriors at Lakers | Nov 13
  • Warriors vs. Celtics | Nov 15
  • Warriors at Pelicans | Nov 17
  • Warriors at Grizzlies | Nov 19
  • Warriors at Mavericks | Nov 20
  • Warriors at Jazz | Nov 22
  • Warriors vs. Thunder | Nov 25
  • Warriors vs. Bulls | Nov 27
  • Warriors at Heat | Nov 29
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Concerts

November

  • Thrive City Community Health Tip Off | November 3
  • Santana | November 12
  • The Black Keys | November 20
  • Cher | November 21
  • Bad Bunny | November 24
  • The Chainsmokers | November 29
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Oktoberfest
by the Bay

September

San Francisco celebrates all things German with the festive Oktoberfest by the Bay, a three-day fest featuring food, oompah music and cold beer.

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Nike Women’s
Half Marathon

October

Thousands of women turn out for the Nike Women’s Half Marathon, kicking off in Union Square and winding through some of our favorite neighborhoods.

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Fleet
Week

October

You don’t have to be in the Navy to love Fleet Week. A longtime San Francisco tradition, it celebrates the men and women of the U.S. Armed Forces. Don’t miss the Parade of Ships and Blue Angels Air Show.

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New Year's Eve
Fireworks

December

Enjoy New Year's Eve Fireworks in San Francisco near both the SF Bay Bridge and the Ferry Building! The show starts at 11:59 pm and lasts for about 15 to 20 minutes.

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