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Insanely Fun Holiday Party Ideas & Venues in San Francisco for 2022

a holiday light pole decorate with a bow

In California, planning the perfect party is easy with all of the local holiday party venues San Francisco has available. You can bring the party to your office or head out for a memorable event that your staff will  love. Let’s take a closer look at how you can spread the holiday cheer this year! 


Creating a Holiday Party to Remember 


A good holiday party can help your staff to get closer and give them something memorable to look back  on. Some companies focus on food with the many holiday party restaurants San Francisco brings, while  others look for the best holiday party venues SF has to offer for a night of revelry. When you design a great party, it is important to focus on making it fun for everyone—and it helps to get a little creative too! 


Holiday Event Ideas and Venues for a Memorable Year’s  End 


Your San Francisco team can celebrate the holidays together in style with these exciting holiday event opportunities! 


a shot of baguettes lined up in a bakery

Baguettes on baguettes!

  1. Stroll Your Neighborhood and Enjoy Good Food with Sidewalk Food Tours

Sidewalk Food Tours is a group that loves good food and exercise—so they bring them together. With  their fun and informational local tours, your team can head out to explore San Francisco while enjoying  food from delicious local eateries. Taste, explore, and have fun together this holiday season! 


a dining room table in front of windows

Photo Courtesy of The City Club of San Francisco

  1. Host the Ultimate Holiday Party at The City Club

Are you looking to treat your staff to a dazzling night out with captivating city views and brilliant architecture? The City Club might just be what you are looking for. Your team can enjoy food, drinks, and a beautiful venue all in one at this location! 


a fancy pink cocktail with rose petals


  1. Enjoy Corporate Bar Service with SF Bartenders

A holiday party just isn’t complete without access to delicious, handcrafted cocktails—and SF Bartenders  is here to help. These mixologists work with you directly to bring the ultimate bar service directly to your office for mixed drinks and fun that your team is going to love!


a beautiful dining room at the Marriott Bonvoy in SF

Photo Courtesy of Marriott Bonvoy

  1. Enjoy Food and Tea Service at Marriott Bonvoy

A classic holiday party might be good for some, but it isn’t the perfect fit for everyone. This holiday season, treat your team to an added touch of luxury with an incredible lunch and tea service at Marriott  Bonvoy. Dress up, head out, and enjoy an unforgettable experience! 


a bottle of champagne in a bucket in front of a christmas tree

Holiday party done right!

  1. Blend Craft Cocktails with an Event Style of Your Choice at the Marigold Event Space

Designed to support events that range from casual to formal, this venue comes complete with some of the best cocktails in San Francisco. Your team can lounge and make conversation or have a full-on dance party, making this a highly versatile venue for teams of all kinds! 


floating faces exhibit at Exploratorium

The floating faces exhibit at Exploratorium!

  1. Explore this Holiday Season at Exploratorium

Companies that want to give their employees the very best will find that Exploratorium has something to offer every kind of employee. With hundreds of exhibits and beautiful landscaping, this holiday backdrop  is wonderful for both learning and lounging! This museum can offer the perfect holiday party and so  much more! 


a glass with a yellow cocktail and dried orange on the rim

Photo Courtesy of Tupper and Reed

  1. Have a Boozy, Musical Party at Tupper & Reed

With support for smaller companies or individual teams, this is one bar that is the perfect holiday escape.  Offering signature cocktails that you won’t find anywhere else in San Francisco and the best music the  city has to offer, this is a great holiday experience for modern companies—especially startups! 


a scene from the Nutcracker ballet

Photo Courtesy of SF Ballet

  1. Experience Culture with the San Francisco Ballet’s Rendition of Nutcracker

Your team can journey into this classic tale while enjoying a mesmerizing performance from some of the  most talented dancers in San Francisco. Nutcracker is a must-see holiday event that your staff will be talking about for years. Pair this experience with a nice meal or drinks for the ultimate holiday celebration! 


The exterior of Absinthe restaurant in San Francisco with a green neon light sign

Photo Courtesy on Absinthe SF

  1. Visit the Green Fairy at Absinthe Brasserie & Bar

Do you have a modern team that loves delicious food and good cocktails? Absinthe is exactly what they  need. At this incredible restaurant, you can treat your staff to a tasty and relaxing holiday that they won’t be able to get enough of!


a holiday light pole decorate with a bow

   10. Explore Endless Christmas Displays with Holiday Lights Tours

Is there anything more fun than looking at decorations and lights during the holiday season? With this unique holiday party idea, you can load up your team into a vehicle to check out the best displays that San Francisco has to share! 


a close up of San Francisco Salmon plated over bright green veggies

Photo Courtesy of Lazy Bear

   11. Try a Modern Holiday Dinner Party with Lazy Bear 

Great food? Check. Delicious drinks? Check. Plenty of space to spend time with your staff? Check! This  venue brings together food, drinks, and an exquisite venue for holiday celebrations every year! 


a person sprinkling powdered sugar over a completed gingerbread cottage

Can you get out in time?

    12. Escape the Gingerbread Cottage with Escape SF 

Do you have a team of puzzle-solving geniuses looking for a little holiday twist? Book a corporate  holiday with Escape SF! This holiday season, they are offering themed escape rooms where you and your  team will escape as gingerbread cookies to avoid being eaten!  


Every year around the holidays, feelings of cheer are in the air. To get the most out of your 2022 holiday  season with your staff, be sure to consider some of the most beautiful venues and creative party ideas  available in the area. You can rest assured that your staff will be happy to spend their time together!