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The Ritz-Carlton

November 08, 2011 09:08 ET

Experience Exceptional San Francisco Dining Events at The Ritz-Carlton This Holiday Season

Enjoy Thanksgiving Brunch, Holiday Tree Lighting, Christmas Day Feast & Teddy Bear Tea

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - Nov 8, 2011) - Nestled in the heart of the city, just blocks from mainstay landmarks like Union Square and Fisherman's Wharf, The Ritz-Carlton, San Francisco invites guests to experience exceptional San Francisco dining events this holiday season. Featuring an array of culinary celebrations sure to inspire the palate, satisfy the senses and create memories for years to come, this year's seasonal dining events include:

Thanksgiving Day Harvest Brunch
Celebrate and give thanks with the acclaimed Ritz-Carlton Thanksgiving Harvest Brunch on Thursday, November 24 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Fine dining in San Francisco at its best, enjoy a live jazz trio while a traditional holiday feast is presented with abundant selections from the Chefs of The Ritz-Carlton.

Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony
This San Francisco five-star hotel rings in the holiday season at twilight (5:30 p.m.) on Tuesday, November 29 when the hotel's 40-foot tree is illuminated by Santa Claus and his little helper from The Greater Bay Area Make-A-Wish Foundation. This special evening includes carolers, hot apple cider, hot chocolate, roasted chestnuts, holiday confections and visits with Santa.

Teddy Bear Tea
Gather your children and their favorite stuffed animals for this popular family tradition that features holiday entertainment with the world's tallest elf, Stretchy; his sidekick, Santa; and the giant cuddly Ritz-Carlton Teddy Bear. Enjoy hot chocolate, cookies and assorted sandwiches while the kids are entertained with holiday storytelling, lively sing-a-longs and photos with the Ritz-Carlton Teddy Bear. Enjoy Teddy Bear Tea at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. every weekend from November 25 - December 11, and daily December 14 - 31, excluding Christmas day.

Christmas Day Feast
Celebrate Christmas Day -- Sunday, December 25 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. -- with a festive holiday brunch while enjoying the sounds of a live jazz trio.

For prices and reservations to these San Francisco dining events at The Ritz-Carlton, visit

About The Ritz-Carlton
The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C., of Chevy Chase, Maryland, currently operates 77 hotels in the Americas, Europe, Asia, the Middle East, Africa, and the Caribbean. The Ritz-Carlton is the only service company to have twice earned the prestigious Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award, which recognizes outstanding customer service. For more information, or reservations, contact a travel professional, call toll free in the U.S. 1-800-241-3333, or visit the company web site at The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Marriott International, Inc. (NYSE: MAR)

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