Downtown has it all going on!
It's the 7th annual Silicon Valley Music Festival! It's a celebration of the merging of sights and sounds, and will also serve as the official launch of Chamber Music Silicon Valley’s electrifying new ensemble-in-residence: Common Sounds. $10-$90.https://www.cmsv.org/svmfFind out more »
The 37th Annual Fountain Blues and Brews Festival is bringing the best in blues to San Jose since 1981. A variety of non-stop live music steeped in blues, soul, gospel, R&B, rock and soul from around the globe will perform. Enjoy a day filled with family friendly activities, craft/vendor fair, sample over 40+ craft beers - and the best in local and Southern style food. $25.https://www.facebook.com/events/1678945295476257/Find out more »
Take part in the delicious adventures experienced by Charlie Bucket on his visit to Willy Wonka's mysterious chocolate factory. Camp ends with a Final Showcase performance, Friday, June 29 at 2pm. Camp: $275; Lunch: $60.https://www.tabardtheatre.org/box-office/tickets/?eid=20762Find out more »
NoonArts & Lectures Series presents the Silicon Valley Music Festival: Emerging Artist Showcase (Day 1) featuring Alan Chen, Earnst Little, Garrett Woodford-Berry. Nicole Lopez Hagan & Jo Oquendo. Suggested $5 door donation. http://www.noonartsandlectures.org/Find out more »
Join theatre artists Tom and Sandy Farley of Spontaneous Combustion as they lead you in learning improv theatre techniques and theatre games to help you respond to what life brings. $200-$250. https://www.tabardtheatre.org/box-office/tickets/?eid=20762Find out more »
It's the San Jose Stage Company's 25th Annual Epic Evening of Political Satire! Surprise guests are part of the celebrity lineup where insiders and outsiders do what it takes in the show’s sketches. This year’s political mash-up benefits THE STAGE while celebrating the hidden talents of our elected officials and the current state of political affairs. $75-$150. https://www.thestage.org/ticketsFind out more »
Sensors Expo & Conference focuses exclusively on sensors and sensor-integrated systems. $29-$1599. https://www.sensorsexpo.com/Find out more »
The Blockchain Connect Conference - Silicon Valley 2018 is to bring together thousands of influential thought leaders to an intensive two-day blockchain discussion. $349-$1,200.http://www.goblockchainconnect.com/Find out more »
NoonArts & Lectures Series presents the Silicon Valley Music Festival: Emerging Artist Showcase (Day 2) featuring Melodie Sun, Jarad Kauk, Chris Aguirre, Sarah Benzinger & Michael Orlinsky. At the Center for Beethoven Studies, Schiro Gallery, 5th floor, Dr. MLK Jr. Library. Free. http://www.noonartsandlectures.org/Find out more »
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Downtown is also the hub for Light Rail and VTA bus systems. A free shuttle (the DASH) runs through downtown and to Diridon Station, with its Caltrain, Amtrak and ACE service. The Mineta San Jose International Airport is only 10 minutes away.
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