Candlestick Park, located just a 10-minute drive from the Radisson Hotel San Francisco Bay Front, has a wealth of Bay Area-sports history and currently hosts the home games of the NFL's San Francisco 49ers. Cheer on the home team at Candlestick Park with a stay at the Radisson Hotel San Francisco Bay Front and you'll have front-row seats for all the gridiron action.The Radisson Hotel San Francisco Bay Front places guests near to both Candlestick Park and regional and international travel at SFO Airport. Those visiting San Francisco on holiday will also have easy access to the Bay Area's finest attractions, such as Fisherman's Wharf and Alcatraz from this .
NFL football has a strong history in the Bay Area, especially with the San Francisco 49ers. The team proved to be a dynasty to be reckoned with throughout the 1980s and 1990s, with Candlestick Park crowds being treated to the prowess of iconic quarterback Joe Montana and his partner on the gridiron, running back Jerry Rice.
From 1981 to 1995, the San Francisco 49ers reached the Super Bowl a total of five times, going undefeated in each appearance. Despite this, Candlestick Park has never hosted the Super Bowl.Other events and Candlestick Park history
Candlestick Park began its existence as a home stadium for the San Francisco Giants baseball team, which plays in the National League of the MLB. The Giants began their tenure at the park during the 1960 season, just a few years after the franchise moved to the Bay Area from New York City. Stars such as Willie Mays, Juan Marichal and Barry Bonds have all played with the home team to wow the crowds at Candlestick Park.
The Giants moved premises from Candlestick to AT&T Park for the 2000 season.
Another significant event happened at Candlestick Park in 1966: The Beatles had their final concert at the park on August 29.