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.
How are you kicking off your summer? On May 31, 2014, you can complete a 5K through the scenic Guadalupe River Park in San Jose at The Color Run. The well-known race has become popular across the country for promoting a positive message, supporting an important cause, and bringing people together to run a race in the name of health and happiness. Continue reading
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
Check out the oldest home in Mountain View and one of the best illustrations of Victorian Italianate architecture in the West. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, The Rengstorff House is a fully restored 3,955 square feet house with, 12-rooms and stunning 10' and 11' ceilings. This beautiful structure features a period appropriate hip roof crowned by a widow's walk and a front portico. Continue reading