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December 2017 eNews
Posted December 20th, 2017
Welcome to the December "Talent" issue of Visit San Jose & CONTENT's monthly newsletter. Erica Jong says, "Everyone has a talent. What's rare is the courage to follow it to the dark places where it leads." Native San Josean Demone Carter is not afraid to go down that path. He's an emcee with encyclopedic understanding of hip-hop's history and cultural influence and is constantly creating new rhymes and hon…
November 2017 eNews
Posted November 20th, 2017
Welcome to the November "Details" issue of Visit San Jose & CONTENT's monthly newsletter. Charles Eames says, "The details are not the details. They make the design." Take, for example, Aaron De La Cruz's maze-like typography, each line organized into an intricate pattern and shape to make a coherent and flowing piece of art. Or, the study that goes behind Academic Coffee's roasting techniques for their un…
October 2017 eNews
Posted October 27th, 2017
Welcome to the October "Passion" issue of Visit San Jose & CONTENT's monthly newsletter. Zig Ziglar says, "When you catch a glimpse of your potential, that's when passion is born." You, too, can find your passion in San Jose with plentiful inspiration from our diverse arts and cultural centers like the Silicon Valley Asian Art Center, which provides a window into Chinese art and history, or the School of A…
Ready for a Ghoul Time?
Posted October 13th, 2017
By, Rachel Davis Team San Jose   Grab your jack-o-lanterns, monster make-up and plastic fangs, it’s that time of year again! Halloween is upon us. The air is ripe with the promise of spirits and ghoulish delights, and San Jose is the perfect place to visit to find them.   San Jose is home to the Winchester Mystery House, known as one of the world’s most haunted places (Time Magazine). It’s back this year with…
September 2017 eNews
Posted September 22nd, 2017
Welcome to the September "Uplifting" issue of Visit San Jose & CONTENT's monthly newsletter. Robert G. Ingersoll states, "We rise up by uplifting others." And, San Jose has the perfect places to see the positive human spirit rise. First, the Silicon Valley African Film Festival promotes an understanding and appreciation of Africa and Africans through film. Next, San Jose has inspiring Downtown murals that …
August 2017 eNews
Posted August 17th, 2017
Welcome to the August "Unity" issue of the Visit San Jose & CONTENT newsletter. Socrates said, "the secret of change is to focus all your energy, not on fighting the old, but on building the new." And San Jose does new very, very well. Case in point the new (and only) Michelin star restaurant in San Jose, Adega, that is hosting the first Michelin All-Star Experience featuring a lineup of Michelin starred P…
July 2017 eNews
Posted July 21st, 2017
Welcome to the July "Bravery" issue of the Visit San Jose & CONTENT newsletter. e e Cummings said, "It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are," and here in Silicon Valley, courage and bravery are the norm as individuals strive to "make their mark" in their respective fields. From Brendan Eich, the father of JavaScript, to Konjoe Tei restaurateur, Joey Camacho, innovators in Silicon Valley h…
June 2017 eNews
Posted June 26th, 2017
Welcome to the June "Revitalize" issue of the Visit San Jose & CONTENT newsletter. Goethe says, "We must always change, renew, rejuvenate ourselves; otherwise we harden." And, what better way to fulfill that goal than fill the soul with art, music, and culture in San Jose. Whether you are changed through a book at the Recycled Bookstore, renewed at the FitExpo San Jose, or rejuvenate your spirit at the Tah…
May 2017 eNews
Posted May 25th, 2017
San Jose is "Making its Mark" with FanimeCon, Northern California's largest anime convention. Fanime is proudly produced "by fans, for fans" and brings the likes of 30,000+ people to San Jose for cosplay, parties, music, games, tournaments, panels, and renowned international guests. This annual celebration of Japanese art and pop culture entertains a colorful spectrum of fans and friends. Read all about Fanime…
Summer Fun! 5 Things To Do In & Around San Jose, CA
Posted May 23rd, 2017
By Alice JH Wong  Vancouver Bits & Bites  When you think of a short 4-5 day getaway and California, usually it means San Francisco, Los Angeles, Palm Springs or even San Diego. San Jose is rarely a weekend getaway destination. Most people consider San Jose as a business trip destination for techies flying down for meetings in Silicon Valley. However, this is one vacation destination that should be consider…
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