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Escape to the Coast - Silicon Valley
Posted May 1st, 2017
By Lauren Loftus  Phoenix Magazine  High tech meets idyllic orchards in California’s South Bay. Because where else would Apple come from? The area we now think of as the birthplace of many of humanity’s greatest technical achievements was once called the Valley of Heart’s Delight. How fitting. Until halfway through the 20th century, the Santa Clara Valley was thick with spectacular flowering bows of apricot, …
It's All Happening Downtown in California's Urban Centers
Posted May 1st, 2017
By Janet Fullwood, Dani Heinemeyer and Valli Herman California Meetings + Events  California’s varied downtown areas are thriving. Here’s a look at the urban renaissance: SAN JOSE An Expanded and Updated Convention Center Anchors the City’s Vital Core San Jose street life Located in the heart of Silicon Valley, San Jose has transformed into an incubator for not only technology, but also arts and cultural expe…
April 2017 eNews
Posted April 27th, 2017
Welcome to the April "Pushing Boundaries" newsletter by Visit San Jose & CONTENT. Frederick Douglass states, "if there is no struggle, there is no progress." Check out April newsletter highlighting Silicon Valley boundary-pushers like Dan Gordon of Gordon Biersch, the NVIDIA Corporation, and artists participating in Open Studios who are making progress and creating new paths in art, cuisine, sports, music …
San Jose: How to Visit the Capital of Silicon Valley
Posted April 26th, 2017
By James Shillinglaw  Insider Travel Report  It’s the technology hub of the world, the high-tech mecca, but it’s also famed as a center of agriculture, including wine, and professional sports. Located in the middle of the Santa Clara Valley, San Jose, with a population of a little more than a million people, has become a center of tourism in its own right, especially for those visitors who want to see the c…
Adega at Aldea - San Jose Tourism Luncheon
Posted March 27th, 2017
Article written by the Feisty Foodie FeistyFoodie.com One of the perks of being press is being invited to super fun events like this one: Adega out in San Jose was just awarded a Michelin star — the first in San Jose! — and is one of only two Portuguese restaurants in the United States to boast any Michelin stars, and their chefs (soon-to-be husband & wife team, David Costa & Jessica Carreira) came …
March 2017 eNews
Posted March 20th, 2017
With Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak at the helm, Silicon Valley Comic Con 2017 celebrates the Age of the Geek by bringing together America’s two greatest superheroes: pop culture and technology. Featuring top celebrities, tech innovators, comics, scientists, independent artists, cosplay, video games, virtual reality, consumer electronics, music, apps and more, Silicon Valley Comic Con is where the entertainmen…
February 2017 eNews
Posted February 28th, 2017
Voted "Best Film Festival" by USA Today readers, Cinequest opens tonight in Downtown San Jose, fusing technological innovation with empowering creativity and bringing to the festival for the first time ever, Virtual Reality. Cinequest presents an Opening Night screening with films starring Shirley MacLaine and Amanda Seyfried, the Maverick Spirit Award event to honor winners actor Jane Lynch and producer/write…
New Almaden Quicksilver Mining Museum
Posted September 29th, 2016
Just 90 minutes from SF you will find The New Almaden Quicksilver Mining Museum in San Jose which showcases the history of mercury mining and the unique cultural history of the New Almaden mining communities. The exhibits include mining technology and equipment, a diorama of a mine shaft, a mine manager's office and various items that belonged to Mexican, Cornish and Chinese mining families. …
7 Can't Miss Markets in San Jose
Posted August 25th, 2016
San Jose has a proud and vibrant culture that emphasizes artistry and hard work, so it's only natural that the city hosts so many great markets and other retail events. From local farmers who grow crop…
August 2016 eNews
Posted August 24th, 2016
This issue of eNews explores San Jose's City Dance, the new "Swings" interactive art installation, Adego Restaurant, Anne and Mark's Art Party, local artist Nadja Martens, and of course our lineup of amazing events and live music scene. Take a dive into San Jose and share your experiences with family and friends! …
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