San Jose, CA

Welcome To San Jose

The largest city in Northern California, San Jose is known for its connection to Silicon Valley, as well as its thriving art, museum and theater scene. When visiting make sure to check out the Municipal Rose Garden, a 5.5-acre area filled with over 189 rose varieties. Some of the city’s top museums include the Rosicrucian Egyptian Museum, which has the largest collection of Egyptian artifacts in Western North America, as well as the Tech Museum of Innovation, featuring some of technology’s biggest achievements, and the Children's Discovery Museum, which the perfect place for families to visit. Throughout fall, winter and early spring, visitor’s may be able to attend a hockey game in San Jose, cheering on the city’s resident team: The San Jose Sharks, which offers a great atmosphere! Enjoy your visit to this diverse and interesting city!

FIND EVENTS IN San Jose

Weather Forecast for San Jose

Overnight

Mostly clear, with a low around 56. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming southeast.

Monday

Sunny, with a high near 86. Southeast wind 6 to 9 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.

Monday Night

Clear, with a low around 59. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph becoming southeast after midnight.

Tuesday

Sunny, with a high near 90. Southeast wind 6 to 9 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.

Tuesday Night

Mostly clear, with a low around 59. Northwest wind around 9 mph becoming southeast after midnight.

Wednesday

Sunny, with a high near 89.

Wednesday Night

Clear, with a low around 59.

Thursday

Sunny, with a high near 85.

Thursday Night

Clear, with a low around 56.

Friday

Sunny, with a high near 85.

Friday Night

Clear, with a low around 56.

Saturday

Sunny, with a high near 85.

Saturday Night

Mostly clear, with a low around 56.

Sunday

Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.

San Jose News and Events

Half Price Days at Happy Hollow Park & Zoo

Event date: June 18, 2019
Event Time: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location:
1300 Senter Rd
San Jose, CA 95112
Description:
Save 50% on admission and get discounted parking during Half Price Days at Happy Hollow Park & Zoo. Enjoy a day full of rides, entertainment, animal meet-and-greets, and more for half the price. For more information, please visit www.happyhollow.org.

Clean Cars, Clean Creeks - 50% off Car Wash Service

Event date: June 19, 2019
Event Time: 11:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Location:
735 Capitol Expressway Auto Mall
San Jose, CA
Description:
Get a clean car while keeping car wash pollution out of our creeks! Join the Watershed Watch Campaign for 50% off car washes during this special Watershed Watch event.

Brought to you by the Santa Clara Valley Urban Runoff Pollution Prevention Program,a coalition of local government agencies and the City of San Jos.


PG&E Electric Heat Pumps for Domestic Space and Water Heating: Applications and Considerations

Event date: June 20, 2019
Event Time: 09:00 AM - 04:30 PM
Location:
1608 Las Plumas Ave.
San Jose, CA 95113
Description:
As our electric supply becomes cleaner due to increased use of renewables, electricity becomes an attractive fuel source to designers and builders interested in reducing residential greenhouse gas emissions and creating zero net energy buildings. This all-day class will focus on efficiency gains, emissions reduction, advantages and limitations, available technology and refrigerant types for heat pump systems. This class will provide an overview of electric heat pumps for space heating including both ducted and ductless systems. The space heating discussion will also cover the Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) issues and considerations for building enclosures. In addition, the use of Heat pumps for water heating will be introduced and discussed. Other water heating strategies such as solar thermal and recirculation systems will be compared as well.

Developers and Construction Roundtable Meeting

Event date: June 21, 2019
Event Time: 08:00 AM - 09:00 AM
Location:
San Jose City Hall, Tower, Room T-332
200 East Santa Clara Street
San Jose, CA 95113

Volunteer at the Miner Park Beautification Day!

Event date: June 22, 2019
Event Time: 08:45 AM - 12:00 PM
Location:
Lean Avenue & Copco Lane
San Jose, CA 95123
Description:
Join in the fun of painting a wood fence! At Miner Park, the wooden fence is beautiful--lots of little squares make a unique look! Overtime, the sun and weather have caused it to lose its luster. Volunteers are needed to sand and paint, bringing the fence back to life!

Other landscaping tasks will also be included!

Please wear closed-toe shoes
Bring a filled water bottle
A hat and sunscreen are recommended

Students: community service hours will be awarded, so earn them now, during the lazy days of summer!

This is a family-friendly event!

Composting Basics Workshop

Event date: June 22, 2019
Event Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location:
1608 Las Plumas Ave.
San Jose, CA 95133
Description:
Turn your leaves, yard trimmings and kitchen scraps into a nutrient rich soil amendment. Both green waste and worm composting will be covered.


Need some compost to get you started? Free compost available to workshop attendees.


Workshops are brought to you by the Recycling and Waste Reduction Commission of Santa Clara County and the City of San Jos. Funded by the cities and the County of Santa Clara.

Clean Cars, Clean Creeks - 50% off Car Wash Service

Event date: June 26, 2019
Event Time: 07:00 AM - 09:00 AM
Location:
5005 Almaden Expressway
San Jose, CA
Description:
Get a clean car while keeping car wash pollution out of our creeks! Join the Watershed Watch Campaign for 50% off car washes during this special Watershed Watch event.

Brought to you by the Santa Clara Valley Urban Runoff Pollution Prevention Program,a coalition of local government agencies and the City of San Jos.


Proposed Planned Development Permit Amendment at 1561 and 1564 Rosecrest Terrace, Community Meeting, Project # PDA94-005-01

Event date: June 26, 2019
Event Time: 06:00 PM - 11:59 PM
Location:
Rose Garden Branch Library, Community Room
1580 Naglee Avenue
San Jose, CA 95126
Description:
Proposal: Vacation (removal) of Sidewalk Easement between terminus of Rosecrest Terrace and Dana Avenue sidewalk; and a Planned Development Permit Amendment to remove said sidewalk easement at the terminus of Rosecrest Terrace (File No. PDA94-005-01).
Council District: 6

Senior Safari at Happy Hollow Park & Zoo

Event date: June 27, 2019
Event Time: 09:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Location:
748 Story Rd
San Jose, CA 95112
Description:
Its the return of Senior Safari! Adults age 50+ are invited to take over the park and zoo no kids allowed! for a spectacular morning of animal encounters, activities and tours. Admission and parking are free from 910 a.m. For more information, visit www.hhpz.com.