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Cavalia Presents its Latest Creation Odysseo for the First Time in San Jose
Posted August 22nd, 2016
Odysseo – Cavalia’s latest theatrical production that expands the definition of performance into an epic experience - will make its South Bay debut under the White Big Top in San Jose with shows beginning September 14, 2016. With a $30 million production, nearly double the size of the company’s eponymous show Cavalia that enjoyed an extended sold-out engagement in San Jose four years ago, Odysseo is an immersi…
Free Dance Series to Enlivin After-Work Downtown San Jose Scene
Posted August 17th, 2016
"The first of eight weekly dance parties will kick off at Plaza de César Chávez in downtown San Jose on Thursday, September 1. Every Thursday through October 20, CityDance San Jose will feature a different genre of dance in a festive activation of the downtown plaza, with professional instructors and live bands, a pop-up beer garden, and food trucks. 'CityDance San Jose provides a great opportunity to activate…
Silicon Valley Comic Con Reveals Dates for 2017 And Expansion into Additional Downtown San Jose Venues
Posted July 13th, 2016
Silicon Valley Comic Con (SVCC), Steve Wozniak’s popular expo celebrating the Age of the Geek will return to downtown San Jose the weekend of April 21-23, 2017. Over the course of the three-day show, the 2016 event welcomed 60,000 attendees who enjoyed a sold-out show floor of 350+ exhibitors and dozens of packed panels and fan Q&As. The largest fan expo in Northern California, Silicon Valley Comic Con gen…
Your Guide to San Jose Festivities During the Stanley Cup Finals Series
Posted June 3rd, 2016
For the first time ever, the Stanley Cup Final Series comes to San Jose and the city has planned several events and activities for Sharks supporters and traveling fans. There are a variety of ways to cheer on the Sharks and the list below is your guide to celebrating the Final in San Jose: It's Happening! Sharks at Plaza de Cesar Chavez in Downtown San Jose (June 4, 6, 9, 12 and 15 from Noon – 6:00pm) During …
Team San Jose and Visit Pittsburgh Make Stanley Cup Finals Series Wager
Posted May 31st, 2016
Team San Jose CEO Karolyn Kirchgesler and VisitPITTSBURGH President and CEO Craig Davis made a friendly wager for the Stanley Cup Final Series between the San Jose Sharks and the Pittsburgh Penguins.  VisitPITTSBURGH will send Primanti’s Bros. sandwiches, a burnt almond torte (one of Pittsburgh’s most famous desserts) from Prantl’s Bakery and traditional pierogies from Pierogies Plus to San Jose if the Penguin…
From Ice to the Tropics, San Jose Sports Events Showcase a Global City
Posted May 31st, 2016
While San Jose is swept up in hockey fever as the San Jose Sharks skate into the Stanley Cup Finals, the city will also host two major international athletic events over the next six weeks; COPA América Centenario and US Olympic Trials for Women’s Gymnastics. The San Jose Sharks are celebrating their 25th anniversary this year, and have reached the Stanley Cup finals for the first time in its franchise history…
Dine Downtown Restaurant Week Coming June 10-June 19
Posted May 20th, 2016
Downtown diners can experience a new hot spot every night over 10 days this June, when restaurants offer specially priced, three-course meals for Dine Downtown. From June 10 to June 19, downtown restaurants create special menus for Dine Downtown. Options include new up-and-coming restaurants and recognized, award-winning downtown icons.  There’s a meal to meet every want – from Hawaiian to Asian-inspired comfo…
American Airlines Adds Seasonal Nonstop Service between Charlotte and Silicon Valley’s Airport
Posted January 25th, 2016
American Airlines is expanding destination options during the peak summer travel season with the addition of daily nonstop service between Mineta San Jose International Airport (SJC) and Charlotte-Douglas International Airport. The flight will operate between June 2, 2016 and August 15, 2016, and will offer convenient connections to the Caribbean, Florida, Raleigh-Durham and Savannah. “We are pleased to see Am…
San José knows the way to Super Bowl City presented by Verizon -San Jose Pavilion a must-do stop at San Francisco-based fan village during Game Week
Posted January 15th, 2016
Today, the City of San Jose and Team San Jose announced that, during Game Week, the free-to-the-public fan village will include the San Jose Pavilion, a cultural space showcasing attractions and activities found only in San Jose. “San Jose is home to a number of world-class attractions and a truly unique innovative spirit,” said Mayor Sam Liccardo. “This is a great opportunity for Super Bowl visitors, and othe…
More fun events and amenities coming to Downtown San José during Game Week
Posted January 10th, 2016
Residents and visitors are in store for an amazing experience in Downtown San José in the days leading up to The Big Game at Levi’s Stadium on Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016. In addition to being the official host site of Super Bowl Opening Night Fueled by Gatorade on Monday, Feb. 1, 2016, San José will offer events and activities for football fans of all ages. “We enthusiastically welcome locals and guests from around …
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