Welcome to the Creekside Inn blog! Stay up-to-date on everything that's going on around our boutique hotel in Palo Alto. Featuring events, things to do and special offers, our hotel blog will keep you current on all of the latest Silicon Valley happenings, including nearby attractions such as Stanford University, Stanford Shopping Center, Shoreline Amphitheatre and more.
Grab your tickets for the annual Big Wow! ComicFest, featuring a Famous Monsters Film Fest this year. Dress up in character and fit in with this high energy crowd of cosplayers, anime and manga artists, and gaming that's all about vivid imagination and spectacular characters. With a long list of exhibitors, events and entertainment, this crowd-pleasing convention is sure to attract big crowds the weekend of May 17-18, 2014. Continue reading
In conjunction with Palo Alto's annual May Fete Parade, the Museum of American Heritage (MOAH) is hosting its own family-friendly event. Check out the 10th Annual Vintage Vehicles and Family Festival, featuring rare vintage autos on display for all ages to marvel at the antique machinery. The free event will take place on May 3, 2014 from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Continue reading
On June 15, 2014, friends and family with gather on the stunning Stanford campus to acknowledge academic achievement at the University's 123rd Commencement Ceremony. The events are always amazing, as Stanford is one of the most distinguished higher education facilities in the nation. For Graduation Day, students will receive diplomas individually and hear a commencement speech from the influential couple Bill and Melinda Gates. Continue reading
Not sure of what to do come March 17th? Don't want to trek in to San Fran for the parade? Here are few great ideas to stay in town and local. Check out lively Santana Row, join friends in a little pub crawl, or pig out on truly great local grub served with genuine Irish hospitality. Continue reading
This February, classical enthusiasts will get the chance of a lifetime as they witness three of the genre's greatest composers come to life at the Center for Performing Arts at Menlo-Atherton. Four world-renowned pianists will take the stage to perform classic compositions by Claude Debussy, Georges Bizet, and George Gershwin. Continue reading