San Francisco's Top 100 Events 2017

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San Francisco is defined by dichotomies. It is home to tech wunderkinds and aging artists. Its residents are just as

Museum of Ice Cream Opens in San Francisco

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There will soon be lines around an old gray granite bank just off Union Square in San Francisco. But publicists for San Francisco Museum of Ice Cream say this will be an entirely new flavor compared to previous versions—and that more new locations will be opening this year and in 2018.

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San Francisco's Top 100 Events 2016

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10 New Venues in San Francisco for Summer Entertaining and Events

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Here's a look at new San Francisco eateries, drinking spots, hotels, conference areas, private rooms, and other spaces to open

10 New San Francisco Venues for Spring Meetings and Events

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Top 7 Company Holiday Party Ideas for San Francisco Venues

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What Planners Need to Know About San Francisco’s Moscone Center Expansion

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Now past the halfway point, the multiyear, $500 million expansion of San Francisco’s Moscone Center is making progress toward a late 2018 completion date. Planners considering San Francisco as a destination but unable to book Moscone do have options. “In

10 New San Francisco Venues for Fall Meetings and Events

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New San Francisco Hotels Arriving to Meet Demand

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A spate of upcoming openings indicates that both are thriving in San Francisco. There is a need for rooms in San Francisco. We’ve been told that by our customers,” says John Reyes, executive vice president and chief sales officer for San Francisco Travel.

5 Over-the-Top Penthouse Venues

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The Penthouse Suite, Fairmont San Francisco. The Penthouse Suite occupies the entire eighth floor of the historic Main Building of Fairmont San Francisco hotel , comprising 6,000 sq. Photo credit: The Peninsula Beverly Hills.

You Can Negotiate Away Annoying Hotel Fees

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Hotels in major cities such as San Francisco call their daily fee an “urban fee.” In this case, what happened in Vegas didn’t stay in Vegas. The resort fee—a daily charge tacked onto a hotel or resort room rate for services guests may or may not want—began there about eight years ago.

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Blueprint Studios Pulls Off 9 Events for One Gala

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For over 7 years, Blueprint Studios has been the exclusive designer of the San Francisco Symphony Opening Night Gala.

9 Airports with Super-Fun Ways to Pass the Time

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Zen Out with Yoga and Art in San Francisco International Airport (SFO) San Francisco International Airport (SFO) Where? San Francisco’s a very health- and wellness-conscious city, and this is certainly reflected in its airport.

New and Renovated, East to West

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The Lark Hotels AC Hotel San Francisco Airport/Oyster Point, South San Francisco Overlooking San Francisco Bay on the Oyster Point biomedical campus, this brand-new, 187-room property is the first new hotel to open in South San Francisco in 15 years.

Feeding the Food Truck Frenzy in California

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10 Festive New Venues for Holiday Parties in San Francisco

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Guide to Top 7 Street Art Cities in the U.S.

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San Francisco. San Francisco’s graffiti scene dates back in the 1930s when Diego Rivera imprinted his first piece outside of Mexico.

10 Best Ideas of the Week: Projection-Enabled Bikes, an 'Orphan Black' Mural, Salvador Dali-Inspired Tablescapes

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This week's roundup includes bikes with projectors in San Francisco, an Orphan Black mural at the final season premiere party

Employee Events are Good for Business

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EMPLOYEE EVENTS ARE GOOD FOR BUSINESS. Events serve many important functions when it comes to business. Trade shows produce leads, marketing events increase awareness and educational seminars ensure your team stays competitive.

10 New San Francisco Venues for Summer Entertaining and Events

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5 REASONS TO HOST A HALLOWEEN PARTY FOR YOUR COMPANY

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Holiday events are here to stay – but who says they have to be during the winter holidays?

Best of 2017: 10 Most Notable San Francisco Venue Openings of 2017

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This year saw the opening of many significant event and meeting venues in San Francisco. Here's a look at the

Top 5 Cities on the Vegan Bandwagon

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Surprisingly, Orlando even beat out San Francisco. San Francisco. Plus, WalletHub found that San Francisco has the most community-supported agriculture programs (per square foot). Destinations accommodate affordable big cities cafe california caterers chef diet F&B Florida la list los angeles new york nyc option oregon orlando portland rank restaurants restrictions San Francisco sf survey Travel vegan vegetables vegetarian

10 New Venues in San Francisco for Winter Meetings and Events

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Here's a look at new San Francisco eateries, drinking spots, hotels, conference areas, private rooms, and other spaces to open

How the San Francisco Symphony Flipped an Entire Event Space in 90 Minutes

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For its opening-night gala every year, the San Francisco Symphony pulls off an impressive logistical feat: Staffers have 90 minutes

Most Fun Cities in the U.S.? Read On!

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The rest of the top 10 fun cities, in descending order: Miami, Portland, Atlanta, San Francisco, New Orleans, Chicago and San Diego. Most: San Francisco. Fun is risky business. That’s because what floats your boat may sink someone else’s.

Building Burning Man

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Founders Larry Harvey and Jerry James were celebrating the Summer Solstice by burning a wooden man on Baker Beach in San Francisco. The company has its headquarters in San Francisco’s Mission District. Photo credit: “Happy Mecha Women” by Jaques de Selliers.

10 New Venues in San Francisco for Spring Meetings and Events

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Here's a look at new San Francisco eateries, drinking spots, hotels, conference areas, private rooms, and other spaces to open

3 New Ideas for Entertaining in San Francisco

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10 Festive New Venues for Holiday Parties in San Francisco

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Top 5 Best Coffee Cities in America

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San Francisco The Bay Area has played a major role in the West Coast’s influence on coffee culture. San Francisco is also home to the $20 cup of coffee at Blue Bottle Coffee Company—and worth every drop.

10 New San Francisco Venues for Fall Meetings and Events

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10 New Venues in San Francisco for Spring Meetings and Events

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San Francisco Nob Hill Connection Hits a Home Run

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As 2016 Major League Baseball draws to a close and convention season gears up in San Francisco, Nob Hill Connection held a reception yesterday in recognition of its year-long partnership between five of San Francisco’s finest luxury hotels.

What Was I.B.M.'s Watson Doing at a San Francisco Dance Party?

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Six ways to keep attendees comfortable and improve your event

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While stuck in cramped seats during a six-hour Boston to San Francisco flight recently, my wife gently pointed out that I had become quite grumpy.

Top 5 Best Coffee Cities in America

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San Francisco The Bay Area has played a major role in the West Coast’s influence on coffee culture. San Francisco is also home to the $20 cup of coffee at Blue Bottle Coffee Company—and worth every drop.

Get down to Biz-ness! Bizly launches in New York, Chicago & San Fran

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Servicing three key markets today – New York, Chicago and San Francisco, several more cities including Washington DC, Boston and Los Angeles will launch in coming weeks. Bizly launches in New York, Chicago & San Fran appeared first on Event Industry News.

Hyatt Regency Bolsters SFO Hotel Corridor

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Just south of San Francisco International Airport (SFO), a cluster of meeting properties is welcoming delegates from around the world. The big guy on the block is Hyatt Regency San Francisco Airport , which offers 789 guest rooms and suites, and 68,000 sq.

Oakland Suddenly a Meetings Magnet

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Oakland is primed to become an even more attractive alternative to San Francisco , with its great demand for meeting spaces and ultra-expensive room rates—the average hotel room rate in 2015 was $397 in San Francisco, compared with $144 in Oakland.