Thursday, July 30th - Sunday, August 2nd | Santa Clara County Fair, San Jose
Don't miss roller derby, racing pigs, Michael Mezmer the master hypnotist and much more during this year's Santa Clara County Fair! The Santa Clara County Fairgrounds is located at 344 Tully Rd. in San Jose. For more information or to purchase advanced tickets, click here!
Silicon Valley Beer Week is taking place Friday, July 24– Saturday, August 1, 2015 and highlights venues, restaurants and breweries that are passionate about craft beer. The week will kick off with an opening party at four local downtown breweries and feature eight days of hosted events throughout the valley. During the eight days, beer-lovers can experience a variety of activities featuring their favorite craft beers including tap takeovers, tours, new release nights, food pairings, special parties, seminars, demonstrations, brewmaster's dinners, and other exclusive events. With over 150 beer-inspired events throughout the South Bay and Peninsula that feature popular and hard to find craft beer selections, there’s something for everyone to enjoy. You're invited to join in the celebration and spread the word about this exciting event to your friends, family and co-workers.
July 22- August 2nd, 2015 | Paso Robles Event Center, Paso Robles
The Fair opened in 1946 and was first known as the San Luis Obispo County Fair. The California Mid-State Fair is held annually and runs for 12 days at the end of July. The Fair has hosted some of the biggest names in the music industry.
Click here to purchase advanced admission tickets.
WWE’s Monday Night Raw will broadcast from San Jose’s SAP Center on Monday, Aug 3rd. This will be your chance to see your favorite WWE Superstars LIVE. SEE: United States Champion John Cena, WWE World Heavyweight Champion Seth Rollins, Brock Lesnar, Randy Orton, Roman Reigns, Dean Ambrose, Bray Wyatt, Ryback, Dolph Ziggler, The WWE Divas, and much more.
WWE offers the best value in entertainment, with tickets starting at $20. Tickets to WWE Monday Night Raw at the SAP Center go on sale Friday, May 29th at 10:00 AM and are available at www.ticketmaster.com, SAP Center Box office, and charge-by-phone 800-745-3000.
Saturday, August 8th & Sunday, August 9th | Los Gatos Civic Center Grounds
Please join KFOX at the 2015 Fiesta de Artes on Saturday and Sunday, August 8th and 9th, 10am-6pm daily. Join 20,000 of your friends at the annual Fiesta de Artes at the Los Gatos Civic Center grounds. Don’t miss the town’s one and only art and wine festival.
The 2015 Fiesta will be the 19th event sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of Los Gatos. Enjoy 150 artists, food trucks, wine, beer, and live music. Treat the kids to snow cones and a jump house. Celebrate with visitors from all over the San Francisco Bay Area.
Be sure to stop by the KFOX booth on Saturday for great music and prizes!
Thursday, August 13th | Municipal Stadium, San Jose
Watch your San Jose Giants take on the Visalia Rawhide at home on Thursday, August 13th at 7pm. The San Jose Giants 2015 season will feature Thirsty Thursdays at Municipal Stadium. Fans over the age of 21 will be able to enjoy $2.00 twelve ounce domestic beers at San Jose Giants Thursday evening home games. If the Beer Batter strikes out on a Thirsty Thursday there will be $1 beers for 15 minutes. Fans looking to secure a seat to every Thirsty Thursday should click here to purchase a Thirsty Thursday ticket package.
Discover nature’s secret language in Color of Life, a major new exhibit at the California Academy of Sciences. Immerse yourself in a symphony of color and view the world through the eyes of an animal, visualizing how color communicates, attracts, and camouflages in the natural world. Get tickets at www.calacademy.org
Thursday, August 20th | Municipal Stadium, San Jose
Watch your San Jose Giants take on the Bakersfield Blaze at home on Thursday, August 20th at 7pm. The San Jose Giants 2015 season will feature Thirsty Thursdays at Municipal Stadium. Fans over the age of 21 will be able to enjoy $2.00 twelve ounce domestic beers at San Jose Giants Thursday evening home games. If the Beer Batter strikes out on a Thirsty Thursday there will be $1 beers for 15 minutes. Fans looking to secure a seat to every Thirsty Thursday should click here to purchase a Thirsty Thursday ticket package.
Friday-Sunday, August 21st-23rd | Alameda County Fairgrounds, Pleasanton
The Goodguys 29th West Coast Nationals presented by Flowmaster is a colorful “Full Throttle Fun” hot rod & custom car automotive themed festival featuring over 3,000 hot rods, customs, classics, street rods, muscle cars & trick trucks through 1972 vintage. In addition to the acres of gleaming vintage vehicles, this event showcases a huge vendor midway, a swap meet and Auto Trader Classics cars-for-sale area, special “themed” parking areas on Saturday, live musical entertainment, Nitro Thunderfest dragster exhibition, WEME miniature engine display, indoor Cushman display, tether car racing, model car show, kids fun—PPG Coloring contest, Revell model car kit make ‘take sessions, and lots of fun for the entire family! This event will be concluded with a special awards ceremony at 2:22 pm at the entertainment stage.
Thursday, September 3rd | Municipal Stadium, San Jose
Watch your San Jose Giants take on the Modesto Nuts at home on Thursday, September 3rd at 7pm. The San Jose Giants 2015 season will feature Thirsty Thursdays at Municipal Stadium. Fans over the age of 21 will be able to enjoy $2.00 twelve ounce domestic beers at San Jose Giants Thursday evening home games. If the Beer Batter strikes out on a Thirsty Thursday there will be $1 beers for 15 minutes. Fans looking to secure a seat to every Thirsty Thursday should click here to purchase a Thirsty Thursday ticket package.
Open every Friday (except July 3rd) from May 1st through November 20th
The cozy outdoor market takes place each Friday, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. along a charming block of San Pedro Street between Santa Clara and St. John streets. The market features fresh produce from more than 30 California-based growers, plus a handful of multi-ethnic ready-made lunch vendors and over a dozen local Artisans selling their wares. Find out about frequent shopper discounts and ongoing activities at the market, like Chefs sampling seasonal produce and San Jose Library CRAFTER-Noons at sjdowntown.com.
Presented by the Millbrae Chamber of Commerce, the festival is the “Last Blast of Summer” with two days of sensational live music, gorgeous handcrafted work by 250 of America’s top artists and craftmakers, fabulous food and drink, a microbrew tasting tent, the “Classically Cool Car Show”, an organic and green products showcase, artisan specialty foods, home and garden exhibits, health and wellness displays, and tons of fun for kids. The festival takes place on Broadway (1 block west of El Camino Real) between Victoria and Meadow Glen. Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. both days. Admission is free.
Friday, April 3rd-Sunday, November 29th 2015| California Academy of Sciences, San Francisco
This spring, get ready to explore a whale of an exhibit! Dive deep below the ocean’s surface and explore the fascinating biology of some of the Earth’s largest and most elusive creatures. Marvel at enormous sperm whale skeletons, crawl through a life-sized replica of a blue whale heart, and learn how scientists are working to study and sustain whale populations around the world and in our own backyard. Discover the cultural traditions surrounding whales and get a rare glimpse at ancient whale artifacts from the MńĀori people of New Zealand. Developed and presented by the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa.
Sat-Sun September 12-13th | Castro Street, Mountain View Widely considered one of America's top art festivals, huge throngs of art lovers are expected to pour onto Castro Street in Silicon Valley's epicenter for this “Cultural Community Celebration” presented by the Chamber of Commerce Mountain View. Hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. both days. Admission is free.
Friday, October 2nd-Sunday, October 4th | Field of Dreams, Sonoma
Tickets on-sale Friday, March 20 at 10am !
Bruce Cohn and B.R. Cohn Charity Events are proud to announce the 2015 Sonoma Music Festival, October 2-4 held at the Field of Dreams near downtown Sonoma. Appearing as the successor to Bruce's fabled 28-year winery fall festival, this exciting year features Chicago and America on Friday evening October 2, doors at 4pm; Ringo Starr and His All-Starr Band with Pablo Cruise on Saturday afternoon and evening October 3, doors at 4pm; and the Doobie Brothers with Michael McDonald, Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Gregg Allman, the Edgar Winter Band and Tommy Castro Band Sunday afternoon October 4, doors at 11am. The new Field of Dreams location not only puts the concert goer two blocks from Sonoma's Plaza, it allows the festival the opportunity to grow and generate more proceeds for charity. Plus great sight lines and video projection screens so you won't miss any of the action. The 2015 Sonoma Music Festival benefits National & Local Veteran Groups including Fisher House, American Legion Post 489, Bread & Roses, Redwood Empire Food Bank & Others. For more info, click here!
Sat-Sun, October 17-18th | Main Street, Half Moon Bay It's the perfect time of year and the perfect place to celebrate the beauty and bounty of the fall season and Half Moon Bay does it like nobody else. The world-famous Half Moon Bay Art & Pumpkin Festival is the season’s signature event, drawing hordes of visitors to the “World Pumpkin Capital” for an epic festival on historic Main Street. This year’s 45th annual festival will be from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission is free.