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Wednesday, December 11

Southwest Airlines $29 Flight Sale | SFO + OAK
Wednesday, December 11 – All Day | Cost: $29*
*Fares can change at anytime.
| SFO
Southwest Airlines $29 Flight Sale | SFO + OAK
Southwest is offering a bevy of discount fares from Oakland and SFO with $29 fares to destinations like LAX, Burbank, Ontario and San Diego (Plus Long Beach is $29 exclusively from Oakland) It’s the usual fine print… fares can change at anytime, you need to book ...

Saturday, December 14

Christmas in the Park: Dog Day & Toy Drive at the Park | San Jose
Saturday, December 14 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free but donations are accepted.
| Plaza de Cesar Chavez
Christmas in the Park: Dog Day & Toy Drive at the Park | San Jose
Bring your four legged (dog) friend to Christmas in the Park for a free visit with Santa, plus a toy drive for young children who wish to share their old toys or unused toys to other children and celebrate the spirit of Christmas on Saturday, ...

Sunday, December 15

Outdoor Sculpture Walk | Stanford
Sunday, December 15 – 11:30 am | Cost: FREE | Cantor Arts Center
Outdoor Sculpture Walk | Stanford

Stanford University’s distinguished outdoor art collection includes nearly 100 sculptures and features important figurative and abstract works in a variety of media by artists of the late 19th century to the present. This tour begins in front of the Cantor Arts Center with marble statues, ...Monthly

2019 Santa 5K Run & Festival | San Jose
Sunday, December 15 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to watch the race and enjoy the race festival.
| Downtown San Jose
2019 Santa 5K Run & Festival | San Jose
Join the Santa Run Silicon Valley on Sunday, December 15, 2019 at 3 pm presented by Google benefiting Christmas in the Park and Downtown Ice. This 5K run/walk is fun for the whole family and you are encouraged to dress up as your favorite holiday ...

Friday, December 20

San Jose Bike Party
Friday, December 20 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Secret San Jose Location
San Jose Bike Party

San Jose Bike Party is a place to ride bikes, make friends, and have a good time every third Friday of each month at 8 pm. San Jose is the largest city in Northern California, but they are hidden in the suburban sprawl. It’s time ...Monthly

Tuesday, December 24

Christmas Eve at Christmas in the Park | San Jose
Tuesday, December 24 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted
| Plaza de Cesar Chavez
Christmas Eve at Christmas in the Park | San Jose

For over 30 years, Plaza de Cesar Chavez has been transformed into Christmas in the Park, a holiday fantasy with over 60 musical and animated exhibits, glittering lights and the 55-foot Community Giving Tree. One of the largest exhibits, the Lima Train, includes a melting ...

AAA Tipsy Tow: Free Car Tow Home | Christmas Eve 2019
AAA Tipsy Tow: Free Car Tow Home | Christmas Eve 2019

AAA’s Holiday Safe Ride Home Program (formerly called “Tipsy Tow”) offers a free safe tow ride home for drinking drivers in Northern California. And you don’t even have to be a AAA member. You call (855) 2-TOW-2-GO and tell the operator you need a safe ride home. ...

Wednesday, December 25

Christmas at “Christmas in the Park” | San Jose
Wednesday, December 25 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted
| Plaza de Cesar Chavez
Christmas at "Christmas in the Park" | San Jose

For over 30 years, Plaza de Cesar Chavez has been transformed into Christmas in the Park, a holiday fantasy with over 60 musical and animated exhibits, glittering lights and the 55-foot Community Giving Tree. One of the largest exhibits, the Lima Train, includes a melting ...

Tuesday, December 31

Kids’ “Noon Year’s Eve” & Three Ball Drop Celebrations | San Jose
Tuesday, December 31 – All Day | Cost: $15*
*for Adult & kids, $14 for seniors
| Children's Discovery Museum
Kids' "Noon Year's Eve" & Three Ball Drop Celebrations | San Jose
This night may belong to the adults, but the day belongs to the kids. Celebrate the arrival of 2020 with your whole family. Noon Year’s Eve Family Celebration December 31, 2019 | 10 am to 4 pm Children’s Discovery Museum, 180 Woz Way, San Jose Tickets: $15 Participate in the “countdown ...
Nerd Nite Silicon Valley | San Jose
Tuesday, December 31 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Admission is donation-based.
| The Tabard Theatre Company
Nerd Nite Silicon Valley | San Jose

Calling all Silicon Valley nerds – Nerd Nite is back with some fresh faces and some seriously nerd-tastic speakers in San Jose every last Tuesday of the month. Nerd Nite is a celebration of nerdom at its finest with all the essential components: brains, booze, and banter; curiosity, cocktails, and ...Monthly

NYE at Christmas in the Park | San Jose
Tuesday, December 31 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Plaza de Cesar Chavez
NYE at Christmas in the Park | San Jose
Join Christmas in the Park at 8 pm on New Year’s Eve as they celebrate 2020 with a fun evening filled with holiday cheer and Christmas fun. Christmas in the Park is free to explore and it’s open on New Year’s Eve, December 31, 2019 from ...

Friday, January 3

Free Admission Day | Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History
Friday, January 3 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History
Free Admission Day | Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History

Connect with nature at the Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History, a place for learning, explorationand building community located in a beautiful building right on the beach in Santa Cruz. Permanent exhibits include wildlife and habitat displays, artifacts and cultural exhibits of the Ohlone, a ...Monthly

South First Fridays Art Walk | San Jose
Friday, January 3 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | SoFA District (San Jose)
South First Fridays Art Walk | San Jose

Join an eclectic evening of arts and culture in downtown San Jose’s SoFA district (and beyond) every first Friday of the month. Come check out nearly 20 galleries, shops, bars and even a yoga studio  — all venues participating in South First Fridays, a free ...Monthly

Saturday, January 4

Bank of America Free Museum Weekend
Bank of America Free Museum Weekend

Holders of Bank of America, Merrill Lynch, or U. S. Trust cardholders (credit cards and debit cards) get free admission to seven Bay Area museums and two Sacramento museums for the first full weekend each month. This includes the de Young, Legion of Honor and Oakland ...Monthly

Sunday, January 5

Final Day: “Christmas in the Park” | San Jose
Sunday, January 5 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Plaza de Cesar Chavez
Final Day: "Christmas in the Park" | San Jose

For over 30 years, Plaza de Cesar Chavez has been transformed into Christmas in the Park, a holiday fantasy with over 60 musical and animated exhibits, glittering lights and the 55-foot Community Giving Tree. One of the largest exhibits, the Lima Train, includes a melting ...

Sunday, January 12

“Sunday Assembly” Silicon Valley Community Gathering | Mountain View
Sunday, January 12 – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE | Masonic Lodge
"Sunday Assembly" Silicon Valley Community Gathering | Mountain View

“Live Better, Help Often, Wonder More” is the motto for Sunday Assembly Silicon Valley (SASV), an international community movement that celebrates life. The radically inclusive SASV is a secular and service nonprofit that celebrates life, welcomes all people and supports everyone fulfilling their potential. It aims ...Monthly

Friday, January 17

San Jose Bike Party
Friday, January 17 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Secret San Jose Location
San Jose Bike Party

San Jose Bike Party is a place to ride bikes, make friends, and have a good time every third Friday of each month at 8 pm. San Jose is the largest city in Northern California, but they are hidden in the suburban sprawl. It’s time ...Monthly

Sunday, January 19

Outdoor Sculpture Walk | Stanford
Sunday, January 19 – 11:30 am | Cost: FREE | Cantor Arts Center
Outdoor Sculpture Walk | Stanford

Stanford University’s distinguished outdoor art collection includes nearly 100 sculptures and features important figurative and abstract works in a variety of media by artists of the late 19th century to the present. This tour begins in front of the Cantor Arts Center with marble statues, ...Monthly

Tuesday, January 28

Nerd Nite Silicon Valley | San Jose
Tuesday, January 28 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Admission is donation-based.
| The Tabard Theatre Company
Nerd Nite Silicon Valley | San Jose

Calling all Silicon Valley nerds – Nerd Nite is back with some fresh faces and some seriously nerd-tastic speakers in San Jose every last Tuesday of the month. Nerd Nite is a celebration of nerdom at its finest with all the essential components: brains, booze, and banter; curiosity, cocktails, and ...Monthly

Saturday, February 1

Bank of America Free Museum Weekend
Bank of America Free Museum Weekend

Holders of Bank of America, Merrill Lynch, or U. S. Trust cardholders (credit cards and debit cards) get free admission to seven Bay Area museums and two Sacramento museums for the first full weekend each month. This includes the de Young, Legion of Honor and Oakland ...Monthly

Friday, February 7

Free Admission Day | Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History
Friday, February 7 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History
Free Admission Day | Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History

Connect with nature at the Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History, a place for learning, explorationand building community located in a beautiful building right on the beach in Santa Cruz. Permanent exhibits include wildlife and habitat displays, artifacts and cultural exhibits of the Ohlone, a ...Monthly

South First Fridays Art Walk | San Jose
Friday, February 7 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | SoFA District (San Jose)
South First Fridays Art Walk | San Jose

Join an eclectic evening of arts and culture in downtown San Jose’s SoFA district (and beyond) every first Friday of the month. Come check out nearly 20 galleries, shops, bars and even a yoga studio  — all venues participating in South First Fridays, a free ...Monthly

Friday, February 21

San Jose Bike Party
Friday, February 21 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Secret San Jose Location
San Jose Bike Party

San Jose Bike Party is a place to ride bikes, make friends, and have a good time every third Friday of each month at 8 pm. San Jose is the largest city in Northern California, but they are hidden in the suburban sprawl. It’s time ...Monthly

Tuesday, February 25

Nerd Nite Silicon Valley | San Jose
Tuesday, February 25 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Admission is donation-based.
| The Tabard Theatre Company
Nerd Nite Silicon Valley | San Jose

Calling all Silicon Valley nerds – Nerd Nite is back with some fresh faces and some seriously nerd-tastic speakers in San Jose every last Tuesday of the month. Nerd Nite is a celebration of nerdom at its finest with all the essential components: brains, booze, and banter; curiosity, cocktails, and ...Monthly

Friday, March 6

Free Admission Day | Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History
Friday, March 6 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History
Free Admission Day | Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History

Connect with nature at the Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History, a place for learning, explorationand building community located in a beautiful building right on the beach in Santa Cruz. Permanent exhibits include wildlife and habitat displays, artifacts and cultural exhibits of the Ohlone, a ...Monthly

South First Fridays Art Walk | San Jose
Friday, March 6 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | SoFA District (San Jose)
South First Fridays Art Walk | San Jose

Join an eclectic evening of arts and culture in downtown San Jose’s SoFA district (and beyond) every first Friday of the month. Come check out nearly 20 galleries, shops, bars and even a yoga studio  — all venues participating in South First Fridays, a free ...Monthly