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Farmers Market – Open All Year Round!

January 02, 2016 - December 24, 2016


The Downtown Santa Clara Farmers Market is now open ALL YEAR ROUND! The market opens every Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. The popular activity is on Jackson Street between Benton and Homestead. This market is certified, meaning the participants only sell food items they have produced themselves. The “Growers Certificate” hanging at the farmer’s stand is issued by the County Agriculture Commissioner authorizing the farmer to sell only the certain crops listed and grown by them.



Boomerang Bay Opens at California’s Great America

May 28, 2016 - September 18, 2016


Boomerang Bay Water Park opens at California’s Great America theme park. The water park is FREE with theme park admission. For more information, call (408) 988-1776.



“The Foursome” by Norm Foster at the Triton Museum of Art

July 15, 2016 - July 31, 2016


July 15 -16, 2016 & July 22 – 23, 2016 at 8 p.m.

July 24, 31 at 2:30 p.m.

Rick, Ted, Donnie, and Cameron are home for their fifteen-year college reunion; a great time to go out for a game of golf and catch up on each other’s lives. Unlike their college days, the conversation doesn’t include talk of beer and final exams, but of colonoscopies, home-security systems, alcoholism, Buddhism, and more. All performances $15.
Triton Museum – Hall Pavilion



“Shrek the Musical Jr.” – Roberta Jones Junior Theatre

July 26, 2016 - July 28, 2016


Based on the DreamWorks Animation Motion Picture and the Book by William Steig. Originally produced on Broadway by DreamWorks Theatricals and Neal Street Productions. Original Production Directed by Jason Moore and Rob Ashford. “I’m a Believer” by Neil Diamond. July 26, 27 and 28 at 7 p.m.; July 27 and 28 at 11:30 a.m. at Mission City Center for Performing Arts, Wilcox High School 3250 Monroe St. On the corner of Monroe and Calabazas in Santa Clara.



International Champions Cup: AC Milan vs. Liverpool FC

July 30, 2016 - July 30, 2016


Storied European teams Liverpool FC and AC Milan are coming to Levi’s Stadium as part of the International Champions Cup. The 7:00 p.m. match is part of a pre-season tournament featuring 10 famous European clubs.
Presale tickets will be offered at 10 a.m. April 5 while tickets for the public go on sale April 12. For ticket information check out the website.



The Street Dance

August 05, 2016 - August 05, 2016


The Street Dance

The Hitmen (funk, soul, disco and Latin)

7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Franklin Square at the intersection of Homestead Road & Monroe Street



Kenny Chesney’s “Share the Love Tour” with Special Guest Miranda Lambert

August 08, 2016 - August 08, 2016


Kenny Chesney brings his 2016 tour to Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara with Special Guest Miranda Lambert. Concert starts at 7:00 p.m. For more information, visit the website below.



Fiesta Hispana at California’s Great America

August 08, 2016 - August 08, 2016


California’s Great America and 93.3 La Raza present the 19th Annual Fiesta Hispana Summer Concert! Enjoy live music entertainment, traditional aromatic foods and theme park fun as you’re immersed in a celebration of Latin American culture.

This event is free with park admission. Concerts in Redwood Amphitheater are general admission seating. Guests may bring in a Fanta can and receive a $10 off General Admission (valid only on 8/7 for up to 6 people per can).

There will be three stages around the park featuring local Hispanic musical and dance performances plus concerts in Redwood Amphitheater.

Confirmed artists

  • La Bandonona Clave Nueva
  • Kevin Ortiz
  • Jonathan Sanchez

Redwood Amphitheater Concert Times

  • Doors Open: 3:00pm
  • Concert Hours: 4:00pm – 8:00pm

Stay fueled for the fun as you savor selections of freshly prepared authentic Mexican cuisine all day during Fiesta Hispana.



Snoopy’s Birthday Party at California’s Great America

August 10, 2016 - August 10, 2016


Happy Birthday Snoopy! Come celebrate Snoopy’s Birthday with coloring stations, photos, party favors, a giant birthday card and of course, Snoopy’s favorite snack – cookies!



Coaster Campout at California’s Great America

August 12, 2016 - August 13, 2016


Coaster Campout is your opportunity to camp for one night IN the park! Your donation includes your campsite (tent not included) along with admission to the park on August 12 after 5:30PM and all day on August 13, a Friday Night Movie, S’mores with Snoopy, breakfast in the Picnic Grove and early ride times!



NFL Pre-Season Football – 49ers vs. Houston Texans

August 14, 2016 - August 14, 2016


The 49ers open their 2016-17  pre-season vs. the Houston Texans at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara. Kick off is at 4:00 p.m. For tickets and information, visit website.



Concerts in the Park – The Usual Suspects (high energy classic rock)

August 19, 2016 - August 19, 2016


Concerts in the park – The Usual Suspects (high energy classic rock)

7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Central Park Pavilion



Susan Parker – “Color, Form and Memory” Exhibit at the Triton Museum of Art

August 20, 2016 - October 30, 2016


Memories of familiar places and phenomena such as being on the water, observation of atmospheric and tidal conditions, the natural landscape, aerial views, and archeological sites all inform the eerie and tranquil abstractions of Susan Parker.

At the Triton Museum.



Francisco “ Pancho” Jimenez Exhibit at the Triton Museum of Art

August 20, 2016 - October 30, 2016


Francisco “Pancho” Jimenez is intrigued by the mystery of meaning that he finds in ancient art, much of it in ruins, found in Mexico and other places in the world. Jimenez attempts to capture that mystery, that “eternal presence” of ancient art forms, which elicit emotions that may be universal and timeless.

At the Triton Museum.



“The Business of Pride” – sponsored by Silicon Valley Business Journal

August 23, 2016 - August 23, 2016


Join the Silicon Valley Business Journal for a discussion on equality in the workplace.
Topics will include: • Marriage equality: One year after the historic SCOTUS decision. What challenges are businesses still facing in implementation of policies in the workplace? • How have businesses had to adjust benefits and other spousal offerings to remain competitive in the marketplace?
• Challenges that still face the LGBTQ community. • Looking beyond 2016. • How can businesses continue this diversity expansion in the workplace?

$50 for single ticket.
Event will be held at Justin’s Catering
1285 Homestead Rd., Santa Clara, CA 95050



NFL Pre Season Football – 49ers vs. Green Bay Packers

August 26, 2016 - August 26, 2016


The 49ers continue their 2016-17 pre-season vs. the Green Bay Packers at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara. Kick off is at 7:00 p.m. For tickets and information, visit website.



Wendy Red Star Exhibit at the Triton Museum of Art

August 27, 2016 - October 30, 2016


Native American artist Wendy Red Star is one of the most celebrated young artists on the art scene today. Her humorous approach and use of Native American images from traditional media draw the viewer into her work, while also confronting romanticized representations.

At the Triton Museum.



Elaine Heron – “Polorscapes: Sculpted by Wind and Water” Exhibit at the Triton Museum of Art

August 27, 2016 - October 30, 2016


Elaine Heron has been interested in photography since an early age, but did not have much time to work on it during her career with various companies that made tools for drug discovery and scientific research.

Her main interest is photographing things that are changing rapidly or will never look the same again. She am currently working on a portfolio of icebergs, which change in the short term–often they will change drastically over night–flip over or disappear.

At the Triton Museum.



Coldplay – “A Head Full of Dreams Tour” – Levi’s Stadium

September 03, 2016 - September 03, 2016


This is the band’s first world tour since the 2011/12 Mylo Xyloto Tour, which was seen by more than three million people on five continents. Concert at Levi’s Stadium is scheduled to start a 7:00 p.m. For more information, visit the website below.



Cukui Music Festival at California’s Great America

September 03, 2016 - September 03, 2016


The Cukui Music Festival is an all-day, all-ages family event showcasing reggae, R&B, hip hop, Latin and Jazz performances by some of your favorite artists — including J. Boog, Drew Deezy and Bayonics.

CMF is rooted in the appreciation of music as a universal language and will bring these complementary music acts together for one day!

LINEUP
ZHEN, HOOLIGANZ, REY RES, DJ NAPPY, CUTSO+GOLDENCHYLD, DJ TESFA TESFADED, WESTAFA, DJ STIICKS, CHUY GOMEZ, and MORE! FEATURING: J. BOOG, DREW DEEZY, BAYONICS



Pacific Autism Center for Education (PACE) Fundraiser – Lawn Party at Triton Museum of Art

September 11, 2016 - September 11, 2016


WHAT: Lawn Party! On Sunday, Sept. 11 from 2-6pm, PACE will be hosting a relaxing afternoon of lawn games and camaraderie at the Triton Museum of Art. This fun and casual fundraiser will include a cornhole tournament, silent auction, beer garden, and BBQ. Age 21 and over are welcome. Entry fee is $50.



NFL Football – 49ers vs. Los Angeles Rams

September 12, 2016 - September 12, 2016


The 49ers vs. NFC West rival the Los Angeles Rams on Monday night. Kick-off is at 7:20 p.m. at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara.



Beyoncé – The Formation World Tour

September 17, 2016 - September 17, 2016


Beyoncé announced additional shows for The Formation World Tour, including a second performance at Levi’s Stadium on Saturday, September 17 to complement the Monday, May 16 concert announced immediately following her Super Bowl 50 halftime performance on February 7, 2016. The concert begins at 7:30 p.m.



Santa Clara Art & Wine Festival

September 17, 2016 - September 18, 2016


The 2016 Santa Clara Art & Wine Festival will feature the talents of local and regional artists with nearly 175 booths to visit, 25 community groups serving international foods, four vintners pouring fine wines, micro-brewed beer, live entertainment on three stages, and the ever-popular Kids Kingdom.

The Santa Clara Art & Wine Festival is set inside picturesque Central Park.

The park sprawls over 50 acres and comprises a beautiful lake, hundreds of trees, several picnic areas and acres of green grass. More than 50,000 people from Santa Clara and the surrounding communities will attend the two-day event.

Photo BoothThe Santa Clara Art & Wine Festival is a tradition which brings the community together to support vital community groups and organizations in Santa Clara. To date, the Festival has generated hundreds of thousands of dollars for local charities.

The Santa Clara Art & Wine Festival is free of charge to the community. Please leave your pets at home. Saturday, 10:00 am – 6:00 pm; Sunday, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm



Crossing Cultures: Belle Yang, A Story of Immigration – de Saisset Museum

September 23, 2016 - December 04, 2016


Belle Yang traces her path through vibrant paintings, illustrations and graphic novels about her experience as a Chinese American immigrant in Santa Cruz county. 500 El Camino Real, Santa Clara. For more information, give us a call.



NFL Football – 49ers vs. Dallas Cowboys

October 02, 2016 - October 02, 2016


The 49ers vs. the Dallas Cowboys at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara. Kick-off is at 1:25 p.m.



NFL Football – 49ers vs. Arizona Cardinals

October 06, 2016 - October 06, 2016


The 49ers vs. NFL West rivals the Arizona Cardinals at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara.  Kick-off is at 5:25 p.m.



2016 USA Cheerleading & Dance Competition at California’s Great America

October 09, 2016 - October 09, 2016


California’s Great America, together with Adventures America and United Spirit Association, will host its 30th Annual Cheerleading & Dance Competition in the Redwood Amphitheater on Sunday, October 9, 2016.

All tickets will be ordered electronically this year, through our partners from Adventures America, who will send out all tickets via email to customers.

Lastly, Adventures America is an all-inclusive travel company that can assist your teams, with hotel accommodations, bus or air transportation, admission to other attractions in the Bay Area, etc.

For more information about travel packages or purchasing tickets please call 866-656-6105 or email Gretchen Noack at Gretchen@adventuresamerica.com. For questions about the competition, please call United Spirit Association at
800-866-4USA



NFL Football – 49ers vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers

October 23, 2016 - October 23, 2016


The 49ers vs. the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara. Kick-off is at 1:05 p.m.



Fall Train Show

November 05, 2016 - November 06, 2016


November 5, 2016 – 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

November 6, 2016 – 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Adults 18 and older $5.00

At the Santa Clara Depot.

1005 Railroad Avenue, Santa Clara 95050



NFL Football – 49ers vs. New Orleans Saints

November 06, 2016 - November 06, 2016


The 49ers vs. the New Orleans Saints at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara. Kick-off is at 1:05 p.m.



NFL Football – 49ers vs. New England Patroits

November 20, 2016 - November 20, 2016


The 49ers vs. the New England Patroits at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara. Kick-off at 1:25 p.m.



California’s Great America “Winterfest”

November 25, 2016 - December 30, 2016


“Winterfest,” a spectacular larger than life holiday event, will transform the Park into a winter wonderland where guests can ice skate in front of the iconic Carousel Columbia, admire magnificent displays of lights and decor, view spectacular live holiday shows, experience 18 rides and attractions, see Santa’s workshop and Mrs. Claus’ kitchen, and enjoy scrumptious holiday fare at numerous food locations. Five-week Winterfest runs weekends, except for daily operation Dec. 19-23 and Dec. 26-30.



NFL Football – 49ers vs. New York Jets

December 11, 2016 - December 11, 2016


The 49ers vs. the New York Jets at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara. Kick-off at 1:05 p.m.



2016 Foster Farms Bowl

December 28, 2016 - December 28, 2016


The 2016 Foster Farms Bowl will mark the 15th anniversary of the Bay Area’s college football bowl game, which annually features teams from the Pac-12 and Big Ten Conferences. Levi’s Stadium will host the matchup on Wednesday, December 28th, 2016, with a 5:30 p.m. PT kickoff . For tickets and more information, visit http://www.fosterfarmsbowl.com/

 

 



NFL Football – 49ers vs. Seattle Seahawks

January 01, 2017 - January 01, 2017


The 49ers vs. NFL West rival Seattle Seahawks at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara. Kick-off at 1:25 p.m.



Bay Area Travel and Adventure Show

February 11, 2017 - February 12, 2017


The annual Bay Area Travel and Adventure show is at the Santa Clara Convention Center on Saturday and Sunday. Expected speakers include Rick Steves, Samantha Brown, Pauline Frommer, and others. Visit website for more information.