Legacy Bars & Restaurants: Benefits to Nominees and Members

Legacy_logo_RGBThe “Legacy Bars and Restaurants” designation ranks you among San Francisco’s most legendary establishments and vibrant business community. In addition to the online guide of certified “Legacy” members, Heritage maintains a growing master list of more than 140 businesses that qualify for the program. In the future, businesses will also be able to nominate themselves through an application process.

Should you be featured as part of the Legacy initiative, your business will benefit from exclusive access to this unique marketing platform and inclusion in our ongoing promotional and community initiatives that enhance awareness, customer touch points, and exposure opportunities, including:

  • We highlight your business on our first-of-its-kind interactive online guide and map
  • We raise awareness for your business as an iconic establishment and cultural heritage destination in the city through ongoing seasonal, trend, and news stories and announcements we pitch to press on behalf of “Legacy Bars and Restaurants.” Topics may include documenting your business’ key milestones, enhancements, VIP customers, seasonal promotions, and partnerships as they relate to your designation as a Legacy establishment.
  • Your business is regularly highlighted for its “Legacy Bars and Restaurants” distinction via our growing social media channels, including Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook as well as in Heritage News, our quarterly newsletter to more than 1,200 members and supporters.
  • Your business is invited to partner with “Legacy Bars and Restaurants” on future programs, including participation in our quarterly happy hour program and other special events.
  • You receive the exclusive opportunity to be considered for a new book currently in production which showcases the Legacy initiative and its distinguished businesses, as well as promotion surrounding its potential release. Heritage is proudly partnering with Heyday and author J.K. Dineen on this exciting endeavor.
  • You are invited to collaborate on the creation of unique user incentives and programs to encourage our members to visit your business, including the new window decal program, which highlights your status as a certified Legacy establishment, and the upcoming printed pocket guide