Upcoming San Francisco Bay Area Events

04/23 - “Motown On Mondays” DJ Night | Madrone Art Bar - Every Monday at Madrone, dance the night away with hosts DJ Gordo Cabeza and Timoteo Gigante and resident DJs spinning originals, exclusive remixes, and close relatives of your favorite Motown songsduring M.O.M. Motown on Mondays. Madrone Art Bar: Bart from the Millbrae station to Powell St station. Walk 1 minute to Market St & Powell St. Take bus 21 to Hayes St & Dvisadero St. Walk 1 minute to 500 Divisadero St San Francisco, CA 94117.

04/24 - Argonaut Saloon Night & Cocktail Pop-Up - Join the Argonaut Saloon Night at The Sea Star bar for one night and travel back to a time when brandy flowed freely, and the San Francisco ports were flooded with merchants and miners looking to strike gold. The Sea Star: Bart from the Millbrae station to 24th St Mission station. Walk 1 minute to 24th St & Mission St. Take bus 48 to 20th St & 3rd St. Arrive at 2289 3rd St San Francisco, CA 94107.

04/25 - “Greenhouse 2018” Transformative Play Readings: Sweet And Sour by Dan Schifrin - Some of the hottest emerging playwrights in the Bay Area present staged readings of new work. Z Below Theatre: Bart from the Millbrae station to 16th St Mission station. Walk 11 minutes to 450 Florida St San Francisco, CA 94110.

04/26 - Google’s Indie Game Expo & Pizza Party - Join the Spring Expo on April 26 at the Google Launchpad with over 60 games and 500 players in 1 night. You’ll be among the first to try out brand new games from over 50 indie game developers at Google’s San Francisco HQ and give your feedback to the developers. Google Launchpad: Bart from Millbrae station to Powell St station. Walk 1 minute to Market St & 4th St. Take bus 5  to Main St & Howard St. Walk 4 minutes to 345 Spear St San Francisco, CA 94105.

04/27 - 2018 Bay Area Dance Week Kick-Off Flash Mob - The annual 10-day festival features over 400 free events throughout the Bay Area. Take dance classes and watch free performances in a wide range of styles including Argentine tango, classical Indian, jazz, hip hop, ballet, traditional hula, fire dance, Samba, modern, Chinese classical, belly dance, aerial dance, West African, contact improvisation, and more. San Francisco City Hall: Bart from the Millbrae station to Civic Center station. Walk 5 minutes to 1 Dr Carlton B Goodlett Pl San Francisco, CA 94102.

04/28 - 2018 Dutch King’s Day Windmill-to-Windmill Bike Ride - Celebrate the great Dutch King’s Day (in honor of the King of the Netherlands) by wearing orange and joining this free group bike ride from Queen Wilhelmina Windmill (Dutch Windmill) to the Murphy Windmill in Golden Gate Park, where a big King’s Day party will be underway on Saturday, April 28, 2018. Dutch Windmill: Bart from the Millbrae station to Powell St station.Walk 1 minute to Market St & Powell St. Take bus 5 to La Playa St & Fulton St. Walk 2 minutes to 1690 John F Kennedy Dr San Francisco, CA 94121.

04/29 - “Tour de Pizza” Bike Ride - Like to ride on a bicycle? Like to eat pizza? Like to ride on a bike to find and eat more pizza? If so, They would like to invite them to join for a tour of San Francisco’s finest pizza-by-the-slice spots. SF Ferry Bldg: Bart from the Millbrae station to Embarcadero station. Walk 3 minutes to One San Francsico Bay Trail, San Francsico CA94111.

4/16 - PBWC 2018 Professional Business Women of California - Moscone Center welcomes back the Professional Business Women's Conference! - Moscone Convention Center: 747 Howard St.-  BART to Powell St., walk 0.4 miles.

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

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.

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.

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

San Francisco Giants

April 27-28, 2018.... 

San Francisco Giants VS Los Angeles Dosgers

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.

 

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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