Cherry Blossom Festival, San Francisco Event

Top San Francisco Events in April

Looking for Things to do in San Francisco during an April stay at Hotel Union Square? Consider these top San Francisco Events!

March 30, 2016

April is a wonderful time to plan a stay at Hotel Union Square. The weather is lovely, and there are many popular San Francisco Events that take place in April. A half marathon, a film festival, and a cultural celebration are among the top Things to do in San Francisco at the start of spring.

Transamerica Rock n Roll Half Marathon
April 3, 2016
Half marathons take place in many cities throughout the country, but few can boast a course as scenic and weather as enjoyable as you’ll find at this San Francisco Event. It’s easy to understand why runners would come from all over to enjoy taking part in the Transamerica Rock n Roll Half Marathon. The course includes a run over the Golden Gate Bridge, and you’ll see lots of historic architecture along the way as well. Live bands are set up at spots throughout the race course, and an exciting party awaits at the finish line.

Giants Opening Day
April 7, 2016
AT&T Park | 24 Willie Mays Plaza San Francisco, CA 94107
Tel: 415.972.2000
To die-hard baseball fans, spring means one thing: Baseball is back! Giants open day at AT&T Park will kick off the season for this much-loved team. This San Francisco Event will pit the Giants against the LA Dodgers, and there is no doubt the teams will play to a sold-out crowd. During baseball season, attending a Giants game is always a hugely popular Thing to do in San Francisco.

San Francisco International Film Festival
April 23 through May 7, 2016
Cinephiles rejoice! The International Film Festival is a chance to see amazing offerings from established filmmakers and from those who are just getting started. Many award-winning films have debuted at this San Francisco Event, so you might be among the first to see the next big thing. In addition to the film screenings, attendees will also have the opportunity to attend interesting panel discussions, meet and greets, and other fun events. Tickets are sold for individual screenings.

Cherry Blossom Festival
April 9, 10, 16 and 17, 2016
Post and Buchanan Streets
Head to the City’s Japantown (one of only three such remaining neighborhoods in the country) and enjoy the Cherry Blossom Festival. Second in size only to Washington D.C.’s event of the same name, This San Francisco Event features cultural performances, amazing food, martial arts demos, and lots more. This is a fun, family Thing to do in San Francisco, and there is something for attendees of all ages to enjoy.

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