So you decided to visit Silicon Valley and/or San Francisco and want to know where to go. Here is a hand full of places you can visit during your stay. Of course there is plenty more to do and see then what’s listed below, but this should be a good start for you
The Legendary California Beer Festival (CBF) is coming back to Marin County! With over 70 craft brews on tap, live entertainment, bocce ball and food and retail vendors!
Enjoy great craft beer and mouthwatering food throughout the day, all while enjoying live music, including local favorites Wonderbread 5, The Grain and IrieFuse! CBF is THE event of the year for any beer or food enthusiast! CBF's main goal is to shine a light on the craft beer movement and celebrate great beer!
Stafford Lake Park, just a few miles north of the Golden Gate Bridge, features a pretty lake with an island and is nestled in the Marin County hills near Novato. Stafford Lake is the most picturesque location of all CBF's locations and is the perfect place to spend a Saturday afternoon with great friends, live music, delicious sliders and of course, amazing Craft Beer!
More fun than you can shake a wand at. If you stand too close, you'll get GLITTER all over you!
Attire yourself in your most beautiful princess or faerie finery, don your wings or pick up a wand, belt on a sword or pull on an eye patch, then gather your friends and family and cross the threshold of the San Jose Fantasy Festival where, on April 11-12, 2015, characters from folklore, fairy tales and fantasy will come alive to frolic for a magical spell of time.
The event is a family-friendly festival, a blending of myth and popular fantasy. Find yourself a part of a wondrous gathering of knights and princesses, as they stand side-by-side with elves and fairies, on a weekend filled with performances to enchant children and grown-ups alike.
Come and celebrate the Fantasy Faire by dancing in your faerie finery, princess gowns, knightly garments, pirate garb, steampunk attire, or superhero wardrobe in the large dance area
A free and
family-friendly festival, ArtSplash is an invitation for the community to
explore and enjoy the beautiful Montalvo Arts Center! Join the fun on Saturday,
April 18, 11am-4pm.
Now in its
fifth year, ArtSplash features live musical performances, hands-on art
activities, tours of the historic Villa and gardens, visual arts throughout the
property, and more. Guests will also have the unique opportunity to go behind
the scenes in open studios at Montalvo's Lucas Artists Residency—and the chance
to talk with the artists-in-residence and witness them in creative action.
A variety of delicious food trucks (and ice
cream!) will be on hand with options to satisfy anyone's palate. So, bring your
walking shoes and your appetite and plan to spend the day. Print Page
With 24,000 handmade American art & crafts in hundreds of booths, all day entertainment, and kids activity center, each Harvest Festival features hundreds of artisans exhibiting American handmade items including beautiful jewelry, clothing, specialty foods, photography, original art, hand-turned wood, music, ceramics and much more.
Enjoy three fun-packed days of shopping, stage and strolling entertainment, and festival food all for the price of one ticket. Remember to get your hand stamped to return as many times as you want without paying again.
There's something for everyone in the family, including Kidzones with craft activities for the little ones in most venues - make a day of it.
The SJ Classic Chevy Club's Car Show & Toy Drive is not just a car show, it's an event for the entire family. Hot San Jose Nights brings together car guys & gals showing off an incredible array of custom Chevy's for a fun day in the sun.