Union Street Fantasy of Lights, Events in San Francisco

Union Street Fantasy of Lights | Events in San Francisco

Union Street Fantasy of Lights is one of the top holiday Events in San Francisco.

Date: 
December 3, 2016

The Union Street Fantasy of Lights has helped to kick off the holiday season for since 1990. This Event in San Francisco is fun for the whole family, and it takes place near our San Francisco Hotel.

About Union Street Fantasy of Lights:
There are many ways to celebrate the holidays near Hotel Union Square, and the Union Street Fantasy of Lights is one family-friendly choice. The entire event area (Union Street between Van Ness & Steiner, Fillmore Street from Union to Lombard) is transformed with thousands of twinkling lights overhead.

During this Event in San Francisco, attendees will have the chance to enjoy lots of fun Activities. Union Street Fantasy of Lights, which is celebrating its 26th year, includes an Elf Hunt which is a fun Activity for the whole family to enjoy together. Pick up a map and see if you can find the Elf.  The annual Elf Hunt is just one of many ways to enjoy your time at this event.

Participate in cupcake decorating, let the kids enjoy a pony ride, interact with an array of costumed characters, and grab a meal from one of the food trucks that participate in the Union Street Fantasy of Lights. Many of the Union Street merchants also participate by holding special open houses.

Since the award-winning twinkling lights are overhead, why not really get into the holiday spirit and make special memories by taking a horse drawn carriage ride? Now that you have an idea of how much fun you can have at this Event in San Francisco, it’s time to add it to your itinerary if you’ll be staying at our San Francisco Hotel at the beginning of December.

Bring along a new toy to donate to the San Francisco Firefighters’ toy program. These toys will be gathered and distributed to needy families for the holidays. Collection barrels will be located on Union Street.

The Event takes place from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m., so set aside a few hours during your stay to explore the Union Street Fantasy of Lights.