Things to do in August

Here's our list of the hottest August events: music festivals, food, arts and more. Read more

Summer Pops Concert Series at San Jose State University

Tower Hall Lawn at San Jose State is packed for Target Summer Pops series. Read more

San Jose Renaissance Faire

Sat Aug 1  to Sun Aug 2 at Discovery Meadow. See event details 

San Jose Tamale Festival

Sat Aug 1  to Sun Aug 2 at Emma Prusch Farm Park. See event details 

Uproar Brewing Headed to SoFA District

Husband-and-wife brewers prepare to open a new brewery in the SoFA District this winter. Read more

New Dates Announced for Bacon Festival of America

One of the city’s biggest annual food events, will return Labor Day Weekend. See event details 

Circus Vargas presents ArleQuin!

Thu Aug 6  to Mon Aug 17 Santa Clara County Fairgrounds. See event details

Los Gatos Fiesta de Artes

Sat Aug 8 to Sun Aug 9 Los Gatos Civic Center. See event details  

Haberdasher Regains its Place Atop the Craft Cocktail Scene

The reboot of the speakeasy-inspired Singlebarrel, does not disappoint in taste and style. Read more

Roots & Rye Provides a Modern Twist on the Gastrolounge

A new gastrolounge and whisky bar makes Santana Row its home. See event details   

Ssam chicken is served boneless with Vons special sauce.Restaurants

Vons Chicken Nails a Korean Speciality: Double-Fried Chicken

Welcome to Silicon Valley’s Koreatown: the portion of El Camino Real that runs through Santa Clara and Sunnyvale. Barbeque, beer…


Bricks by the Bay Unites Lego Fans in Santa Clara

The final pieces are coming together for Bricks by the Bay at Santa Clara Convention Center, billed as the largest…

Michele and Mike Willaford are moving to San Jose from Minnesota to open Uproar Brewing in the SoFA District.Nightlife

Uproar Brewing Headed to SoFA District

The move from Minneapolis to San Jose can’t come soon enough for husband-and-wife brewers Mike and Michele Willaford, who arrive…


New Dates Announced for Bacon Festival of America

San Jose Bacon Festival of America, one of the city’s largest annual food events, will return Labor Day Weekend for…


Pet Friendly Hotels in Silicon Valley

It can be hard to find a hotel for the whole family, including the pets, but these Silicon Valley hotels…

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