WHAT: Continuing its efforts to support the local creative community, SF Etsy sellers will gather at The Marker, a luxury boutique Joie de Vivre hotel, located in the heart of San Francisco’s Theater District, on December 14 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. to showcase an array of artisan goods and crafts for holiday shoppers looking for unique gifts.
Featuring several local sellers for guests and visitors to purchase, the SF Etsy Pop-up Holiday Event will take place in The Marker’s stunning Beaux Arts-style lobby area, where visitors can mingle with the artists with a glass of complimentary wine from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. provided by Tratto, San Francisco’s modern Italian trattoria, adjacent to the hotel. Additionally, Tratto will be extending a “two-for-one” glass of wine or beer for guests who show their receipts of any purchased items from the SF Etsy vendors when ordering inside the restaurant.
The Marker is a strong advocate and supporter of the local creative community with its new partnership with the SF Etsy Street Team, bringing the Bay Area culture to the property. The Marker is involved with local organizations including ArtSpan, a local rotating art program, and Locals Vocals, a show connecting guests with San Francisco’s vibrant music scene by showcasing rotating singers, bands and musicians. The Marker continues to host these programs, and similar events and activations for all visitors to attend and enjoy year-round.
Featured Etsy vendors include the following Bay Area artists:
Sharon Z Jewelry
Bird of Virtue
Love & Co. Designs
Lights in the Stars
WHEN: Thursday, December 14 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.
WHERE: The Marker Hotel Lobby
501 Geary Street
San Francisco, CA 94102
CONTACTS: Glodow Nead Communications
About SF Etsy:
Like the San Francisco Bay Area in which it is located, the SF Etsy Street Team is a vibrant and diverse community, full of creativity and over 2200 members strong. We strive to support and promote local Etsy sellers by sharing expertise and advice, hosting local shows and events, and providing a valuable network of local, talent and resources.
About The Marker San Francisco
Housed in a turn-of-the-century building in the heart of downtown San Francisco, The Marker, a Joie de Vivre Hotel, is located just steps away from the historic beauty of Union Square. Distinct among San Francisco’s lifestyle hotels, the signature warmth permeates the property from the service to the design of the interiors. Surrounded by the city's top theaters, restaurants, museums and shops, the urban boutique hotel features 208 newly renovated, vibrant and stylish guestrooms. The Marker celebrates the vibrancy of the city and the dynamism of their guests through innovative programming and thoughtful service. Guests can enjoy thoughtful, special amenities including unlimited PressReader access for the digital newsstand, bicycle rentals to explore the city, in-room spa services and more. The lobby living room's plush, over-sized couches and curated local activations beckon guests to stay a while and soak in the comfortable, social atmosphere while unique programs, steeped in local authenticity, connect guests to the best of the destination. Tratto is a modern Italian trattoria, adjacent to The Marker, providing a delicious and convenient dining option for breakfast, lunch, happy hour, dinner, and weekend brunch, drawing locals and hotel guests alike. Follow The Marker San Francisco on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. For more information, please visit www.themarkersanfrancisco.
Tratto is a spirited, bar-driven restaurant serving rustic Italian fare with modern sensibilities, Tratto means the stroke of a pen in Italian, a nod to the neighborhood’s artistic history. A flavorful menu of simple, delicious and shareable dishes coupled with casual, communal-style dining creates a friendly, neighborhood bar experience inspired by the Italian happy hour tradition of "aperitivo." Dishes such as house-made pastas, sausages, thin crust pizza, seasonal vegetables and seafood are prepared with as little manipulation as possible. Our full bar features traditional Italian cocktails with a twist, house-made Italian Sodas and limoncellos, and beer and wine sourced from the best of the West Coast and Italy. For more information, please visit www.tratto-sf.com.