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.
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 readingOktoberfest: Beyond Bavaria
It feels like we have been waiting for awhile and are so glad that it is finally football season! Many people argue that college football is much more exciting than the professional leagues, and you'll find plenty of games to test this theory during Stanford University's 2013 football season. Go Cardinals! Continue readingStanford Football 2013 Season
We are so excited to welcome new students to Stanford University and Palo Alto! One of the world's great institutions of higher educations welcomes its incoming class at Stanford Freshman Orientation, which takes place this year on Tuesday, September 17. Expect a whirlwind of activities and events, plenty of new faces to meet and soak up the energy of the scenic campus. If your family is coming along, be sure they book a room at the Creekside, just minutes from campus. Continue readingStanford Freshman Orientation
Super Bowl 50 is being called "The Golden Super Bowl," because it will be the 50th, and it's being played in California, The Golden State. Fans will be able to enjoy a variety of game-related activities, as well as many non-sports attractions in and around the Bay Area. Continue readingSuper Bowl 50 in Santa Clara
There's more to love than just jazz at the San Jose Jazz Summer Fest. Music fans can enjoy over 80 performances of zydeco, R &B, rock, zydeco, tejano, and more. Food, drinks, and even swing dance lessons are also available during this huge 3 day event. Continue readingSan Jose Jazz Summer Fest