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.
Based on the 1985 novel My Love, My Love; or, The Peasant Girl, Lynn Ahrens' and Stephen Flaherty's Once On This Island is an endearing, riveting musical set in the Caribbean. TheatreWorks Silicon Valley presents this classic tale for the month of March 2014. Continue readingOnce on this Island
This year's Treeathlon and Saplingathlon are being held on March 8th and 9th in Redwood City, right on the shores of the San Francisco Bay. It is held each year as the primary fundraiser for the Stanford University triathlon team. Run, bike, and swim your way with over 500 other athletes from all over the country. Continue readingStanford Treeathlon
From its source in the Los Altos Hills to the mouth of Southwestern San Francisco Bay where it empties out, Matadero Creek, also known as "Crosby's Creek," is one of the area's most cherished natural features in the Palo Alto area- and it runs through the Creekside Inn! Local fauna congregate around the creek, and the Palo Alto Matadero Creek trail provides a link between neighborhoods as well as a fitness hub for the community. Continue readingThe Matadero Creek
Cheer on the San Jose Sharks as they take on national hockey rivals like the Anaheim Ducks, Detroit Red Wings, and Los Angeles Kings. Attendees will enjoy the pre- and post-game rituals, including the open shark mouth and "The Chomp" during home games. Tickets start at just $26 for the 2013-2014 season. Continue readingSan Jose Sharks
Climb behind the wheel of a Lamborghini. Test-drive a Chevy Volt hybrid. Learn about plug-and-drive electric car technology from industry experts. These are just a few of the fun things car buffs and curious families will find at the 2014 Silicon Valley International Auto Show in nearby San Jose. Continue readingSilicon Valley International Auto Show