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.
Experience an unforgettable evening with the Ives Quartet this February. As part of its winter program, the four-member group will perform Mozart's String Quartet No. 16, Cowell's free-form String Quartet No. 3, and then conclude with Mendelssohn's String Quartet in F minor. The quartet's absorbed and idiomatic performances will leave you captivated. Continue reading
Spend your Valentine's Day in a special way when you visit Palo Alto this February. Ballet aficionados will sit in awe of Ballet San Jose's three-part performance including works by George Balanchine, Jorma Elo, and Oha Naharin. First-time opera goers will also relish time spent at Donizetti's musical comedy "L'elisir d'amore" for a one-of-a-kind getaway. Continue reading
Ready to run for a really great cause? You can register online to reserve your spot at the annual charity race against PH, or Pulmonary Hypertension. The race starts November 3 at 9 a.m. at Stanford University Stadium/ PAC 12 Plaza at the corner of Galvez Street and Nelson Road. Continue reading
Enjoy an exciting night of music under the stars at Shoreline Amphitheatre - the Bay Area's top outdoor concert venue. The Maroon 5 and Kelly Clarkston concert at Shoreline promises to be the hottest show of the season. Dance the night away to smash hits from Maroon 5 like "Love Somebody" and "Daylight." Clarkson will light up the stage with chart toppers that include "Since U Been Gone" and "Stronger." Thrown down a blanket on the lawn and enjoy an evening of pop-rock energy. Continue reading
Get into the spirit of German heritage and culture at Oktoberfest: Beyond Bavaria. Held at the Steak Out Beer Garden in downtown Mountain View, only a short drive from the Creekside Inn, this Oktoberfest event will feature delicious Bavarian foods, drinks, and live music. Spend an afternoon enjoying live bands and ice-cold German beer on tap in a festive atmosphere on Castro Street. Check out the silent auction for a chance to win a trip to Germany. Continue reading