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May 31, 2013

Favorite Memories of Union Square SF

This past week, we asked our twitter followers to share with us their favorite memory of Union Square to enter to win a fabulous weekend here. Our winner was local food blogger Joanne Boston, who shared a sweetly nostaligic memory, but we loved all the entries so much that we decided to share with you our top 10 in this week’s blog post.

Here they are:

Our Winner:

Joanne Boston ‏@joanneisafoodie
@UnionSquareSF #inthesquare - buying cookies at Woolworth and walking the area hand in hand with my grandparents in the 80's

Carlos Orozco ‏@ChicaliDude
#inthesquare I broke my ankle skating on ice, but I couldn't ask for a better place to be when I broke it.

Lucy ‏@LuvlyLucia
@UnionSquareSF best memory is visiting & always seeing a new heart work of art to add to my collection #inthesquare

Sy ‏@SyzeWorld
@UnionSquareSF Best memory eating at the Grand Hyatt overlooking the Square, I had the best Filet mignon ever in my life #InTheSquare 
Jean Tanton ‏@zvmom
So many memories in the square! Being proposed to in Kuleto's and running into Danny Glover & Denzel Washington.#inthesquare

marco visser ‏@marcovissertoys
Sitting in the sun with my daughters, getting a big kiss from my wife after giving her birthday present bought at Tiffany's. #inthesquare

Tiffany C ‏@sweetmatcha
@UnionSquareSF At the SF Art Exchange looking at Beatles photographs when I saw my friend from high school there! Small world! #inthesquare

Lindsay Fouts ‏@lindsayfouts
@UnionSquareSF Staying at the White Swan Inn during our honeymoon, and my honey surprised me with a bottle of champagne #inthesquare

Joey Babbitt ‏@JoeyRenee
Last year @sterngrovefest presented @TheFamilyCrest #inthesquare and blew everyone away! Lucas Chen is the hottest cello player in SF, yum.

AeroGen ‏@AeroGenevieve
@UnionSquareSF Riding in the glass elevators at the @WestinStFr at Christmastime with my mom & dad when I was a little girl. #inthesquare