The Stage – Great Expectations

San Jose Stage Company 490 S 1st St, San Jose

In Charles Dickens’ classic tale adapted by Neil Bartlett, desire becomes destiny when a young orphan named Pip takes us on a journey through the windswept marshes of England, to the cobweb-strewn lair of mad Miss Havisham, and into the ruthless streets of London. A story of survival filled with intrigue and unexpected twists that...

$32 – $38

City Lights Theater Company – Native Gardens

City Lights Theater Company 529 S 2nd St, San Jose

Pablo, a high-powered lawyer, and doctoral candidate Tania, his very pregnant wife, are realizing the American dream when they purchase a house next door to community stalwarts Virginia and Frank. But a disagreement over a long-standing fence line soon spirals into an all-out war of taste, class, privilege, and entitlement. The hilarious results guarantee no...

$23 – $50

San Jose Playhouse – A Holly Jolly Holiday

3Below Theaters 288 S 2nd St, San Jose

San Jose Playhouse presents “A Holly Jolly Holiday!” at 3Below Theaters! Join them for a series of film and live events – FREE as well as ticketed – all designed to delight even the biggest Scrooge! If you’re looking for something to do this holiday season – for youth, families, and adults – then mark...

Downtown Ice

Circle of Palms 127 S Market St, San Jose

Kristi Yamaguchi's Downtown Ice in San Jose presented by First Tech Federal Credit Union and Alaska Airlines returns this holiday season! Come skate in the Circle of Palms under the twinkling lights. A portion of the proceeds from ticket sales will benefit Kristi Yamaguchi’s Always Dream, which serves underserved children and their families with early...


Christmas in the Park

Plaza de Cesar Chavez 1 Paseo de San Antonio, San Jose

Christmas in the Park is an annual holiday tradition that takes place in the heart of Downtown San José at the Plaza de Cesar Chavez. For over 40 years, this whimsical, lit-up event has brought people from all over the Bay Area together during the holidays.

Free Holiday Story Walk

3Below Theaters 288 S 2nd St, San Jose

Enjoy 3Below's lovingly created art installation featuring big, bright beautiful banners while you listen to favorite holiday stories, holiday songs, holiday humor, and holiday trivia…all presented as audio accompaniment in English, Spanish, and Vietnamese. This FREE walk-by experience is installed on San Carlos between 2nd and 3rd Streets and is open: November 27-December 19, 2021...

San Jose Playhouse – Live Music & Holiday Song Sing-Alongs!

3Below Theaters 288 S 2nd St, San Jose

San Jose Playhouse & 3Below are bringing the entertainment outdoors this holiday season so grab a cozy blankie, mittens, and earmuffs as we gather on their patio for live entertainment, holiday music, and fun! Their talented musicians will delight you with holiday tunes played on a variety of instruments to celebrate the season. Then, their...

San Jose Playhouse – Holiday Films From Santa’s Naughty & Nice List!

3Below Theaters 288 S 2nd St, San Jose

San Jose Playhouse curated a collection of the best holiday films. Catch these classics on the big screen with big sound while you enjoy delights from 3Below Cafe including peppermint hot chocolate and holiday popcorn!

Trans-Siberian Orchestra

SAP Center 525 W Santa Clara St, San Jose

Multi-platinum, progressive rock group Trans-Siberian Orchestra (TSO) will be bringing its highly-anticipated Winter Tour back for 2021 to San Jose, CA. This year’s long-awaited tour celebrates the 25th anniversary of the group’s landmark album Christmas Eve and Other Stories, the 3x certified platinum album that launched the group to superstardom and spawned the bring-the-whole-family rock...

$45 – $85

SJ Improv – Shapel Lacey

San Jose Improv 62 S Second St, San Jose

Shapel Lacey is an American comedian born and raised in Mesa, Arizona. A diehard punk rocker and former award winning competitive cheerleader, Shapel found ways to express himself and own his individuality at an early age. Since recently moving to Los Angeles and securing representation, Shapel is preparing for what looks like a very busy...

$20 – $70

SJ Improv – The Tammy Tour: One Trailer Park at a Time starring Chelcie Lynn

San Jose Improv 62 S Second St, San Jose

Chelcie Lynn is a comedian, actress, and internet personality extraordinaire. She started building a fan base in 2014 when her sketches featuring her alter ego, Trailer Trash Tammy went viral. Her videos have since gained hundreds of millions of views across the internet, and have launched her career on screen and in comedy touring.

$30 – $80

San Jose Civic – Daughtry: The Dearly Beloved Tour

San Jose Civic 135 W San Carlos St, San Jose

Daughtry brings his “The Dearly Beloved Tour” to San Jose with special guests Sevendust, Tremonti and Travis Bracht. The thirty-date tour features the band performing recent hits and new album staples “World On Fire” and Rock Radio scorcher “Heavy Is the Crown” along with early buzzers “Evil” and the award-contending “Changes Are Everything.”

$39.50 – $64.50