San Francisco is never the same, but it’s always San Francisco

April 17, 2014 -- San Francisco is changing and evolving every day, but the reasons that millions of visitors leave their hearts there never change. A look at some of the events and attractions available this spring illustrates the San Francisco Travel Association’s new theme, “Never the same. Always San Francisco.”...more

Spring and Summer 2014 LGBT San Francisco Events and Activities

April 1, 2014 -- As a true gay Mecca, San Francisco can sometimes overwhelm visitors with its vast number of activities which appeal to the LGBT Community. ...more

San Francisco Convention Update, April - May 2014

The following is a list of major conventions coming to San Francisco during April 4, 2014 through May 29, 2014....more

San Francisco Travel Association releases 2013 economic impact figures

March 27, 2014 – The San Francisco Travel Association reported today that San Francisco welcomed 16.9 million visitors in 2013, an increase of 2.3 percent from 2012. These visitors spent $9.38 billion in 2013, up 5.1 percent from the previous year ...more

San Francisco Travel Association extends application deadline for applications for Neighborhood Partners Program

Two-year program for neighborhood businesses includes complimentary membership, events and mentoring...more

Spring Forward in San Francisco

March 11, 2014 -- Welcome to the light side of San Francisco, now that daylight savings time is here. The San Francisco Travel Association has some bright ideas to fill those extra 60-plus minutes of sunshine...more

Media Resources

Services & Resources for Journalists

Services & Resources for Journalists
An outline of some of the services we provide to the media.

Visiting Journalist Handbook

Visiting Journalist Handbook (VJH)
A reference guide to San Francisco Travel Association...

Current Press Releases

Online Press Kit
Library of current press releases.

Photo and Video Library

Photo and Video Library
A library of San Francisco images and videos for non-commercial...

San Francisco Statistics
View San Francisco Fact Sheet and 2012 Tourism Figures

San Francisco Events
View San Francisco Arts, Festivals & Special Events for 2012 and recent and coming attractions

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