Upcoming San Francisco Bay Area Events

11/19 - Bay Bridge New Bike/Pedestrian Path Unveiled + VR Experience - The Bay Area Toll Authority, Arup and other project team members will be hosting a public meeting to unveil designs for the Bay Bridge West Span bicycle and pedestrian path to connect Oakland to downtown San Francisco. Thanks to SF Bike Coalition for the tip off. Bay Area Metro Center: BART from Millbrae to Montgomery. Walk 1 min to Metro Montgomery station. Take KT to Folsom & The Embarcadero. Walk 7 mins to 375 Beale St S.F.

11/20 - Troubled Comedy Night w/ Rajeev Dhar - Comedian Rajeev Dhar mixes Bay Area comics with nationally recognized visiting performers on tour in the US. They have hosted performers from Punchline, Cobb’s, Boston Comedy Club, Conan O’Brien, Late Night and Last Comic Standing. Amnesia Bar: BART from Millbrae to 16th St Mission station. Walk 10 mins to 853 Valencia St S.F.

11/21 - Pier 39’s New Nightly Tree Lighting Show - PIER 39 is spreading holiday cheer on San Francisco’s waterfront. Pier 39 is unwrapping a new, nightly tree lighting show on its 60’ live Christmas tree at the top of each hour from 5 -10 pm, November 21, 2018 through January 1, 2019. Pier 39: BART from Millbrae to Montgoemry. Walk 2 mins to Kearny & Geary St. Bus 8 to Kearny & North Point St. Walk 4 mins to Pier 39.

11/22 - Thanksgiving Lights: SF City Hall in Autumnal Colors - San Francisco City Hall lights up in a warm autumnal glow in celebration of the Thanksgiving Holiday from November 22-25, 2018. SF City Hall: BART from Millbrae to Civic Center. Walk 6 mins to 1 Dr Carlton B Goodlett Pl

11/23 - Ghirardelli Square 54th Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony - The annual tree lighting ceremony will take place in the West Plaza and there will be carolers, snow, and Mr. Claus himself, music by Kevin Toqe Music, Delphi Freeman, as well as other holiday festivities throughout the square. Ghirardelli Square: Caltrain from Millbrae to Townsend & 4th St. Bus 30 to North Point & Larkin St. Walk 1 min to Ghirardelli Square.

11/24-11/25 - Free Ice Skating Lessons in Union Square - Don’t know how to skate? Kaiser Permanente is inviting beginner skaters to the Safeway Holiday Ice Rink in Union Square presented by Alaska Airlines to come learn from professional skate instructors every weekend. Union Square Park: BART from Millbrae to Powell St. Walk 3 min to Union Square 333 Post St

Museums

8/19-12/31 - Native Artists of Western North America - Native Artists of Western North America celebrates the acumen, artistry, and aesthetic practices of indigenous Americans from across the West. The works on view span a period of more than eight-hundred years and encompass incredibly diverse peoples and places from the American Southwest to the Pacific Coast to the northern Artic regions of the United States and Canada. 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.

9/22-1/19 - Contemporary Muslim Fashions - Contemporary Muslim Fashions is the first major museum exhibition to explore the complex, diverse nature of Muslim dress codes worldwide. The exhibition examines how Muslim women—those who cover their heads and those who do not—have become arbiters of style within and beyond their communities, and in so doing have drawn mass media attention to contemporary Muslim life. 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.

8/25-1/27/19 - Islam and the Classical Heritage - From the legendary life and exploits of Alexander the Great (known as Iskandar in the Islamic tradition) to the insights of Islamic mathematicians who first introduced the concept of algebra (al-jabr), this exhibition brings a larger awareness of how authors, philosophers, and scientists of the Islamic world spread and transformed classical knowledge through the medium of illustrated manuscripts. Legion of Honor: Bart from Millbrae station to Daily City station.Walk 1 minute to Daily City Bart station. Take bus 57 to Skyline Blvd & Sloat Blvd. Arrive at Legion of Honor 100 34th Ave San Francisco

11/3-2/24 - Jewels of the Maharajas from The Al Thani Collection - This exhibition explores the cultural and material exchanges between India and Europe through jewelry and precious objects ranging from the seventeenth century to the present. It features more than 150 pieces made in India or Europe associated with Mughal emperors, maharajas, and their courts. Legion of Honor: BART from Millbrae station to Daly City station.Walk 1 minute to Daily City Bart station. Take bus 57 to Skyline Blvd & Sloat Blvd. Arrive at Legion of Honor 100 34th Ave San Francisco.

9/7-12/30 - Painting Is My Everything - With precise skill and bold artistic vision, the 17 contemporary artists included in this exhibition, many of them women, employ a centuries-old regional styles to express personal experiences and viewpoints. Asian Art Museum: BART from Millbrae station to Civic Center station. Walk 2 minutes to 200 Larkin St San Francisco.

11/10-2/24 - Art and China after 1989 - Bracketed by the end of the student protests in Tiananmen Square in 1989 and the Beijing Olympics in 2008, Art and China after 1989: Theater of the World presents works by more than sixty artists and artists’ groups that anticipated, chronicled, and agitated for the sweeping social transformation that saw the rise of China as a global power in the new millennium. SF MOMA: BART from the Millbrae station to Powell St station. Walk 6 minutes to 151 3rd St San Francisco.

 

San Francisco 49ers

San Francisco 49ers 

December 09, 2018

New York Giants VS  San Francisco 49ers

Levi's® Stadium: Caltrain South to Mountain View. Take the VTA to Santa Clara - Great America. Walk 8 minutes to Levi's Stadium

https://www.49ers.com/

61st Annual International Auto

San Francisco Moscone Center
November 21-25, 2018

From The Dylan Hotel BART station is only 3 minutes walking distance.

Small Business Day is Saturday November 24th.

Small Business Day

November 24th, 2018

In an effort to support local shops that make our communities strong, Small Business Day is Saturday November 24, 2018!!!!

Shop Small and bring more holiday shopping to small businesses!!!!!

 

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

San Francisco is a city of spectacular views, a variety of cultures and quaint neighborhoods. 

Highlights:

  • Land’s End, Sutro Baths & the Pacific Ocean
  • Golden Gate Bridge & Golden Gate Park
  • Chinatown
  • Fisherman's Wharf
  • Victorian homes
  • North Beach
  • Presidio National Park

Adults: $58 /  Children: $33

The Dylan Hotel at SFO - Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco,

San Francisco & Muir Woods Tour

Start by crossing the Golden Gate Bridge to the Muir Woods Forest, and end with a panoramic city tour of San Francisco for an unforgettable day!

Highlights:

  • The Golden Gate Bridge, and the Pacific Ocean
  • Fisherman's Wharf
  • Victorian homes
  • Chinatown
  • North Beach
  • Presidio National Park
  • Explore the giant redwood sequoia trees at Muir Woods
  • Shopping and browsing in Sausalito

Adults: $112 / Children: $60

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.

Highlights:

  • Exploring the giant redwood sequoia trees at Muir Woods
  • Shopping and browsing in Sausalito, California's prettiest town
  • Driving across Golden Gate Bridge

Adults: $68 / Children: $36

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: http://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- 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 

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.  

Highlights:

  • Full­-day trip from San Francisco to Sonoma and Napa Valley wineries
  • Drive over Golden Gate Bridge for views of the Bay Area and Alcatraz
  • Picturesque drive through Napa Valley and Sonoma vineyard country
  • Wine tour and tasting at three wineries
  • Lunch and shopping in Yountville

Adults: $105 / Children: $56

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

Monterey & Carmel Tour

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.

Highlights:

  • Pacific Grove
  • Coastal 17­-Mile Drive
  • Stunning views of the ocean, homes and world-famous golf courses
  • Explore Monterey and Cannery Row
  • Enjoy Del Monte Forest and Pebble Beach
  • Stop at Carmel by the Sea, with its downtown shopping district, and historic Mission.

Adults: $89 /  Children: $49

  • Option to include a visit to the Monterey Bay Aquarium:
    • Adults: $118 / Children: $73

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