Upcoming San Francisco Bay Area Events

5/14“ - A Celebration About Nothing” Seinfeld Beer Party & Tap Takeover - Come close-talk, high-talk & low-talk with us as worlds collide at the Faction + Emporium + Seinfeld “Celebration About Nothing.” Emporium SF: Bart from Millbrae station to Civic Center station. Walk 1 minute to Market St & Hyde St. Take bus 21 to Hayes St & Divisadero St. Walk 1 minute to 616 Divisadero St San Francisco, CA 94117.

5/15 - Laughs N Draft: Free Comedy Show -  Laughs N Draft: Free Comedy ShowBuzzWorks: Bart from Millbrae station to Civic Center station. Walk 1 minute to Market St & Hyde St. Take bus 9 to 11th St & Harrison St. Walk 1 minute to 365 11th St

5/16 - 25th Annual Kids’ Ocean Day & Massive Aerial Beach Art Project - Nearly 1,000 elementary students, teacher and volunteers will be making a difference at Ocean Beach for the 25th Annual Kids’ Ocean Day Adopt-A-Beach Clean Up. Ocean Beach: Bart from Millbrae station to Daly City station. Take bus 57 to Skyline Blvd & Sloat Blvd. Walk 1 minute to Skyline & Sloat. Take bus 18 to Great Hwy & Ocean Beach. Walk 2 minutes to 1000 Great Hwy San Francisco, CA 94121.

5/17 - Community Music Center Older Adult Choirs: Yerba Buena Gardens Festival - Between May and October in 2018, the Yerba Buena Gardens Festival presents 100 free performances on three outdoor stages in Yerba Buena Gardens. Yerba Buena Gardens: Bart from Millbrae station to Powell St station. Walk 3 minutes to 773 Mission St San Francisco, CA 94103.

5/18 - Art At The Dump: Recology’s Recycled Materials Art Exhibition - San Francisco, CA–The Artist in Residence Program at Recology San Francisco will host an exhibition and reception for current artist-in-residence Neil Mendoza, and CCA student artist Emily Budd on Friday and Saturday. Recology San Francisco: Bart from the Millbrae station to Balboa Park station. Walk 1 minute to Geneva Ave/Balboa Park Bart. Take bus 8 to Bayshore Blvd & Arleta Ave.Walk 4 minutes to 401 Tunnell Ave San Francisco, CA 94134.

5/19 - Hello Kitty Truck Comes Back to SF - In the past, the truck has sold Hello Kitty cakes, donuts, macarons and other sweets, and of course Hello Kitty swag like water bottles. The truck attracted huge crowds last year, so here’s your next chance to go ga-ga for Hello Kitty. Stonestown Galleria: Bart from Milbrae station to Daly City station. Walk 1 minute to Daly City Bart station. Take bus 28 to 19th Ave & Winston Dr. Walk 4 minutes to 3251 20th Ave

5/13 - Improv/Jazz/ Chamber of Music Concert: Manring Kassin Burr - The 2018 Union Square Live festival presents dozens of free events like live music, swing and tango dance lessons, film nights, circus arts, and more in Union Square Park from May through October. Union Square Park: Bart from the Millbrae station to Powell St station. Walk 5 minutes to 333 Post St San Francisco, CA 94108.

Museums

1/27 - 5/27 - Designed in California - Exploring the shifting landscape of design in California since the digital revolution, this exhibition focuses on designs that are human-centered, socially conscious, and driven by new technological capacity. Retreating from the commercialism of Modernism’s “good design for all,” California designers in the 1960s and 70s sought to design with more political, social, and environmental awareness. SFMOMA: BART to Powell St, walk to 3rd St 0.3 miles

2/10 - 5/28 - Casanova: The Seduction of Europe - Casanova: The Seduction of Europe explores the eighteenth century across Europe through the eyes of one of its most colorful characters, Giacomo Casanova. Gathering together paintings, sculpture, works on paper, furnishings, porcelain, silver, and period costume, The Seduction of Europe will bring the visual wealth of Casanova’s world to life. Legion of Honor: Bart to Daly City, Bus 57 - Lakeshore Plaza, walk to Skyline Blvd & Sloat Blvd, Bus 18 - Legion of Honor, walk to 34th Ave

3/17-6/10 - The Train - On June 8, 1968, three days after the assassination of Robert F. Kennedy, his body was carried by a funeral train from New York City to Washington, D.C., for burial at Arlington Cemetery. de Young Museum:  BART to Glen Park, walk to Bosworth St & Diamond St, Bus 44 towards the Richmond District, walk Concorse Dr 0.1 miles.

04/2-06/10 - Genre-Nonconforming: The DIS Edutainment Network - DIS is a New York–based collective formed of Lauren Boyle, Solomon Chase, Marco Roso, and David Toro. DIS works across a wide range of media, most recently transitioning platforms from an online magazine to a video-streaming edutainment channel. The group has become the central nucleus of an ever-growing international community of artists, musicians, photographers, writers, and designers. De Young Museum:  Bart from Millbrae staton to Glen Park station. Walk 1 minute to Bosworth St & Diamond St. Take bus 44 to Music Concourse Dr. Walk 3 minutes to 50 Hagiwara Tea Garden Dr San Francisco, CA 94118.

04/1-08/19 - Japan Galleries in Focus - The Japanese collection is second in size only to Chinese among the museum’s collections. Its fifty-five hundred Japanese art works, including ceramics, baskets, paintings, and prints, range from as early as 3000 BCE to the twenty-first century. Asian Art Museum: Bart from Millbrae station to Civic Center station. Walk 2 minutes to 200 Larkin St San Francisco, CA 94102.

3/24-8/12 - Cult of the Machine - Characterized by highly structured, geometric compositions with smooth surfaces, linear qualities, and lucid forms, Precisionism—a style that emerged in America in the teens and flourished during the 1920s and 1930s—reconciled realism with abstraction, and wed European art movements, such as Purism, Cubism, and Futurism, to American subject matter to create a streamlined, “machined” aesthetic with themes ranging from the urban and industrial to the pastoral. de Young Museum:  Bart from Millbrae station to Glen Park station. Walk to Bosworth St & Diamond St. Take bus 44 towards the Richmond District. Walk Concorse Dr 0.1 miles.

3/10-8/12 - Paris 1913: "La Prose du Transsibérien" and the Flowering of the Avant Garde - By 1913, Paris had been for more than a decade the epicenter of artistic revolution in Europe. That year, artist Sonia Delaunay and poet Blaise Cendrars collaborated on La Prose du Transsibérien et de la petite Jehanne de France. Legion of Honor: Bart from Millbrae station to Daly City station.Walk 1 minute to Daly City Bart station. Take bus 57 to Skyline Blvd & Sloat Blvd. Arrive at Legion of Honor 100 34th Ave San Francisco, CA 94121.

3/10-8/12 - Lunar Society: Asian Art 101: Divine Bodies - During Thursday Nights, Lunar Society members can enjoy cocktails and a private tour of Divine Bodies with storyteller Jeff Byers. Ponder the power of transformation, the possibility of transcendence and the relationship of the body to the cosmos in this special exhibition. Asian Art Museum: Bart from Millbrae station to Civic Center station. Walk 2 minutes to 200 Larkin St San Francisco, CA 94102.

 

Moscone Center

5/18-6/18 - American Urological ASSN (AUA) Annual Meeting - The 2018 AUA Annual Meeting is sponsored by the American Urological Association. Moscone Center: Bart from Millbrae station to Powell St station. Walk 7 minutes to Moscene Center 747 Howard St San Francisco, CA 94103.

The Dylan Hotel at SFO - CalTrain to Giants Baseball at AT&T Park in San Francisco

San Francisco Giants

May 14-16, 2018.... 

San Francisco Giants VS Cincinnati Reds

From The Dylan Hotel take Caltrain to AT&T Park....

GO Giants!!!!

http://www.mlb.com/giants/tickets/opening-day

 

Maker Faire Bay Area 2018 
May 18 - 20, 2018

The Greatest Show (& Tell) on Earth. Maker Faire is part science fair, part county fair, and part something entirely new! As a celebration of the Maker Movement, it's a family-friendly showcase of invention, creativity, and resourcefulness.

San Mateo Event Center -  From The Dylan Hotel take the Caltrain to Hayward Park.

The Dylan Hotel - Bay to Breakers in San Francisco

Bay to Breakers

May 20, 2018

A quintessential San Francisco experience since 1912, the race is interwoven into the fabric of the city and is a true reflection and celebration of life between the breakers and the Bay. 

BART station is 3 minutes walking distance from The Dylan Hotel.

 

San Francisco and Beyond the Bay Area Tours

Sit, relax and let somebody else do the driving... All tours pick up at our hotel at 7:45- 8:15 AM and drop off at the hotel is between 6:00 – 6:30 PM. See below for tour options and prices.  Contact the front desk to make a reservation.

The Dylan Hotel- Palace of Fine Arts

San Francisco City Tour – ½ Day

San Francisco is a city of spectacular views, a variety of cultures and quaint neighborhoods. The tour includes:

  • Golden Gate Bridge, Chinatown, Fisherman’s Wharf, Victorian Houses,

  • Golden Gate Park, Palace of Fine Arts, North Beach and Presidio National Park

Adults: $62 / Seniors: $60 / Children: $36

The Dylan Hotel- Tours to Muir Woods

Muir Woods – Sausalito

Drive over the Golden Gate Bridge to Muir Woods National Monument, a great destination to view ancient, gigantic redwood trees and the gorgeous coastal forest of Northern California. From there visit Sausalito, a Mediterranean–style village that sits right on the bay offering amazing panoramic views of San Francisco.

Adults: $62 / Seniors: $60 / Children: $36

Baker beach close to the Golden Gate Bridge.

Super Combo Tour – Full Day

Includes San Francisco, Sausalito, and Muir Woods Tour. The tour includes:

Golden Gate Bridge, Chinatown, Fisherman’s Wharf, Victorian Houses, Golden Gate Park, Palace of Fine Arts, North Beach, Presidio National Park, Muir Woods National Monument and Sausalito

Adults:  $109 / Seniors: $105 / Children: $58

Alcatraz Island Tours from Embarcadero. BART Station is close to The Dylan Hotel

Alcatraz Tour

Alcatraz tours are very popular and sell-out days in advance during the summer. We recommend that you book in advance and direct at: www.alcatrazcruises.com. This will insure that you get the day and time you want, plus you can print your ticket at home and avoid lines. 

A nice option is to take the San Francisco or Muir Woods’ Tour in the morning (ends by 1:00 PM) and the Alcatraz tour in the afternoon or evening. The tour bus can drop you off at Fisherman's Wharf and you can walk to Pier 33 to catch the ferry to Alcatraz.

The Alcatraz tour takes 2-½ hours. If you are back to Fisherman's Wharf by 5:00 the tour company can take you back to The Dylan hotel if you arrange this in advance and show your City or Muir Woods Tour receipt. Another easy option is to take BART back to the hotel. BART: Embarcadero (12 minute walk or take the F trolley) to Millbrae (walk 75 yards south to hotel).

Book a tour to Napa Valley at The Dylan Hotel.

Sonoma & Napa Tours – Full Day

Taste your way through the Wine Country. Enjoy spectacular views as you drive through California's -famous premium wine producing region. Visit wineries in both the Sonoma & Napa Valley. You will taste wines at each winery as you learn how the winemakers produce wine from start to finish. Then stroll, shop, dine and relax at Historic Sonoma Plaza with shops and restaurants. Tour operates Daily.

Adults: $91 / Seniors:  $89 / Children: $56

Book a tour to Monterrey Bay and Carmel at The Dylan Hotel.

Monterey & Carmel  - Full Day

Your tour first takes you by the scenic seaside town, Monterey. Watch the seals and sea otters frolic amongst the sea kelp or stroll through the historic Canneries full of shops. Add-on Monterey Bay Aquarium* for a glimpse of the sea life, pet a sting ray, hold a starfish, come eye-to-eye with a sea otter or shark in the 3 story tank.

You will pass by the rocky shores of Pacific Grove; wind through 17 mile Drive with stunning views of the ocean, homes and world-famous golf courses; Del Monte Forest; Pebble Beach and your final destination, Carmel by the sea with its downtown shopping district, beautiful beaches and historic Mission.

Adults: $97 / Seniors: $95 / Children: $56

with: Monterey Bay Aquarium

Adults: $127 / Seniors: $125 / Children: $76

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