San Francisco Holiday Activities
Enjoy an exceptional holiday experience during your stay at San Francisco's best address. Explore the many seasonal attractions and activites in the city and delight in this magical time of year:
Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
NOVEMBER 25 - DECEMBER 24, 2016
YBCA includes performances by local, national and international artists. This holiday season enjoy The Velveteen Rabbit, a classic tale of a well-worn nursery rabbit that becomes real, or Smuin Ballet's performance of The Christmas Ballet.
DECEMBER 10 - DECEMBER 29, 2016
This holiday season, experience the beauty and athleticism of the San Francisco Ballet's cast of world-class dancers in Nutcracker at The War Memorial Opera House. This sparkling San Francisco tradition since 1944 is best enjoyed by adults and children ages 5 and older.
San Francisco Symphony Holiday Concerts
DECEMBER 7-8, 11, 15-18, 21-24
Get into the holiday spirit with the famous San Francisco Symphony. The acclaimed orchestra is offering a number of holiday musical experiences in the month of December, including "A Classic Christmas" and Handel's legendary "Messiah".
Union Square Ice Rink
NOVEMBER 2, 2016 - JANUARY 16, 2017
Enjoy a a festive ice skating experience in the heart of Union Square, just minutes from the St. Regis San Francisco. The ice rink is open daily from 10 a.m. to 11:30 p.m. 90 minute skating sessions start on every even hour.
Illuminate SF Festival of Light
NOVEMBER 24, 2016 - JANUARY 1, 2017
Illuminate SF shines a light on San Francisco's ever-expanding light art scene. During your stay in San Francisco enjoy exploring the city's many neighborhoods with luminous public artworks by some of the world's most notable light artists — including Jim Campbell, Ned Kahn, James Turrell and Leo Villareal.