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San Francisco Travel Association is forecasting record levels of visitor volume and spending for 2018. This is the ninth year in a row that the destination has surpassed the previous year’s totals.

Destination Marketing Organization Features Real Faces and Stories of Diversity

Total visitor volume hits 25.5 million, up 1.4 percent. Visitor spending exceeds $9.10 billion, up 1.4 percent.

Hallidie Plaza location closes Dec. 21. New Moscone Center location opens Jan. 2.

May 8, 2018 - Four San Francisco chefs and restaurants were winners in this year’s James Beard Awards, the top culinary accolades in America.   

The San Francisco Bay Area will host Rugby World Cup Sevens on July 20-22, 2018, the first time a Rugby World Cup will be played on American soil. The premier stand-alone in international rugby sevens competition, Rugby World Cup Sevens is bringing fans together from around the globe and the region alike to celebrate one of the biggest sporting events in the world.