Fri, May 26 - Mon, May 29, 2017 | Times Vary
San Jose Convention Center
150 W San Carlos St, San Jose (Map)
FanimeCon, Northern California’s largest anime convention, is proud to be “By Fans, For Fans”. Packed with nonstop video programming, extraordinary costumes, music, games, tournaments, panels, and renowned international guests, this annual celebration of Japanese art and popular culture entertains a colorful spectrum of fans and friends.
The Color Run 5k San Jose
Sat, May 27, 2017 | 8:00am - 12:00pm
Guadalupe River Park
345 E Santa Clara St, San Jose (Map)
Your dreams are about to get more colorful, San Jose. Step into a world where anything is possible, unicorns are real, and foam clouds make everything better.
6th Annual SJ Taco Festival of Innovation
Sat, May 27, 2017 | 11:00am - 5:00pm
1650 Senter Rd, San Jose (Map)
This feast day is filled with great eats, local shopping, and a bunch of exciting performances. Moveable Feast curates a selection of 25+ of the best taco trucks from all over the Bay Area serving their best rendition of a taco. All plates are $6.00 or less with a selection of short rib tacos, nacho tacos, Vietnamese shrimp tacos, and even ice cream tacos--just to name a few. Though tacos are the main attraction, peruse the various entertainment acts with a beverage in hand and the scent of pico de gallo wafting through the air. Check-out the SJMADE Street Mart Vendors showcasing art, jewelry, clothing, and other various local goods. Look forward to a live musical line-up at our band stage. Watch a riveting Luche Libre (Mexican-style masked wrestling) match at a full wrestling ring.
Baconland Festival 2017
Sun, May 28, 2017 | 11:00am - 5:00pm
1650 Senter Rd, San Jose (Map)
A festive day filled with delicious bacon-inspired dishes, flavorful craft beers, family friendly games, local shopping, and exciting performances. Moveable Feast is featuring a selection of 25+ of the best food trucks from all over the Bay Area to share their best bacon-inspired dishes. All bacon plates are $6.00 or less along with a variety of selections for every type of cuisine from American to Fusion to Traditional and everything in between!
Hawaiian Tiki Skate Party
Sun, May 28, 2017 | 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Aloha Roller Rink
901 E Santa Clara St, San Jose (Map)
This first Sunday Funday Skate Party is Hawaiian Tiki theme!! Come dressed in your hawaiian tropical best! Get your free lei necklace at the door while supplies last! Admission will be $10 and quad skate rental is free. Roller blades is an additional $2 dollars. Spectator admission is $1. Be sure to pick up our frequent skater card to earn free admission and other perks. Food & Beverage Concessions are also available.
Tardeada con Teatro
Thu, Jun 1, 2017 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Issei Memorial Building
565 N 5th St, San Jose (Map)
Enjoy delicious food & drink, see previews of Teatro Visión’s upcoming projects, and support visionary Chicano theater in our community!
10th Annual SubZERO Festival
Fri, Jun 2 - Sat, Jun 3, 2017 | Times Vary
S 1st ST & E Williams St, San Jose (Map)
Focused on emerging and present subcultures thriving in our region, SubZERO is a DIY, artistically bent, hi/lo-techno mashup where street meets geek. Come downtown on June 2nd & 3rd to San Jose's SoFA District from 6pm 'til midnight for an inspired evening of arts & culture. In addition to the South FIRST FRIDAYS monthly art walk you'll find outdoor stages of entertainment plus artists, performers & musicians celebrating the indie creative spirit!
The 2017 San Jose Greek Festival
Fri, Jun 2 - Sun, Jun 4, 2017 | Times Vary
Saint Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church
1260 Davis St, San Jose (Map)
Experience the culture and hospitality of the Greek people in an outdoor, open market setting under the beautiful sunshine of amazing San Jose! Just about everything served at the San Jose Greek Festival is homemade by local Greeks, using family recipes that have been used for generations, meaning you’ll have a truly authentic experience! Live music and award-winning dance groups will be onsite all weekend for your entertainment.
Makers Market in the Park
Sat, Jun 3, 2017 | 12:00pm - 6:00pm
377 Santana Row, San Jose (Map)
Shop our June 3rd Makers Market in the Park in Satana Row! For this event, in addtion to our regular makers, we will have great gifts for Dad! (e.g. beard balm and oils, wallets, skateboards, tshirts, decanters, and beer carriers and bottle openers!) Visit this curated marketplace in Santana Row Park (across from Left Bank Brasserie) and shop local artists selling US Handcrafted goods such as jewelry, handbags, ceramics, glassware, soaps, candles and more!
Hōʻike 2017: Nā Paniolo O Ka Pākīpika
Sat, Jun 3, 2017 | 5:00pm - 10:00pm
Mexican Heritage Plaza
1700 Alum Rock Ave, San Jose (Map)
Hōʻike 2017 is an outdoor event with open seating. General Admission ticket includes concert by Kūpaoa, keiki carnival games, Hawaiian Island Passport Activities, #Hashtag Photos (#nawaiolas21st), door prize drawings, and featured performance by the students of Hālau Nā Wai Ola and Pōmaikaʻi Blend. Arrive by 5pm to enjoy all of the festivities!