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  • Mexican dance troupe in the Municipal Rose Garden in San Jose
    Hispanic Heritage Month in San Jose

    From activism to artwork to cuisine, you can find Hispanic and Latino influences in nearly every neighborhood in San Jose. 

  • Two dogs wearing their San Jose shirts
    Dog Friendly San Jose

    Offering several hotels, activities and shops, San Jose is the perfect place for you and your pup to soak up the sun.

  • Pride flag at San Jose's City Hall
    San Jose's LGBTQ+ History and Activities

    Silicon Valley Pride has called San Jose home for 44 years and is the largest pride organization in Northern California outside of San Francisco.

  • A cat up for adoption at The Dancing Cat in San Jose
    Caturday in San Jose

    Silicat Valley Cat Convention and Festival is this weekend and San Jose has the purrfect spots for you and your feline friend to spend a frisky and fun "Caturday"...

  • Mubadala Silicon Valley Classic in San Jose
    Mubadala Silicon Valley Classic is Back in San Jose

    For the second year in row, Mubadala Silicon Valley Classic comes to town bringing all the big names in tennis to San Jose. Experience the action court side as stars such as Venus Williams take on their competitors on the first stop of the US Open...

  • Grace Kelly strums her guitar in the East Foothills of San Jose
    Grace Kelly hits the streets with her new song, "San Jose"

    Although Grace Kelly is a New Zealand native, she's spent quite a bit of time here in San Jose as a child and recently came back to San Jose for the making of her brand new music video, "San Jose." While here, she reminisced about her childhood years...

  • Grace Kelly strums her guitar in the East Foothills of San Jose
    San Jose Song by Grace Kelly

    Enjoy these original lyrics to the new song, San Jose, by Grace Kelly. 

  • April 2019 eNews
    April 2019 eNews

    Welcome to the April issue of Visit San Jose and CONTENT Magazine's monthly newsletter. "In Silicon Valley, people work hard but play hard too, whether it's at a gym, mountain biking or cheering team during March Madness," says April Orcutt of the Lo...

  • Evening at San Pedro Square Market in Downtown San Jose
    Experience San Jose Like a Shark

    If you’re in town for the 2019 NHL® Playoffs, you’ll want to experience the city like a San Jose Shark. We have the inside scoop on the local hot spots the Sharks love...

  • March 2019 eNews
    March 2019 eNews

    Welcome to the March issue of Visit San Jose and CONTENT Magazine's monthly newsletter. You'll see San Jose featured in Alaska Airlines' Alaska Beyond Magazine this month. Writer Bill Fink says, "From the wonders of tech to memorable family...