FERN Talks & Eats: The Future of Food, Tech in Silicon Valley

Professionals will discuss the growing future of the agriculture tech industry. Read More. 

Competitive Eating at Q-Pot Korean BBQ & Hot Pot

Go hungry and be ready for a fight. Read more. 

Oktoberfest Celebrations in Silicon Valley

Local Oktoberfest celebrations will feature live entertainment and family-friendly activities. Read more. 

Celebrate the Life Of Frida Kahlo

Join in celebrating Kahlo, one of Mexico’s most famous artists and painters. Read More.

Montalvo Hosts World-Famous Chefs for ‘Expiremental Gastronomy’ Dinner

Ever dreamed of feasting on the awe inspiring food prepared by Michelin star chefs? Read More.

SJ Q&A: Jim Newton, Founder of TechShop

Founder and chairman of TechShop, Inc., Jim Newton, talks tech and maker culture. Read More.

Holistic Art Fair Makes San Jose a Healthier Place to Live

The Holistic Arts Fair focuses on self, stillness, health and the beauty of being. Read More.

Happy Hour Cheat Sheet: Special Deals at Downtown San Jose Bars

Check out our guide for places to get the weekend started and without breaking the bank. Read More.

Blurr Kitchen Masters Fusion of Flavors

The aptly named Blurr Kitchen serves a criss-crossed variety of South East Asian food. Read More. 

Geektoberfest Combines Science and Beer

The Tech has partnered with BioCurious to unleash the “science of suds.” Read more. 

Have chopsticks at the ready, because Q-Pot’s 
meats are too delicious to last long.Restaurants

Competitive Eating at Q-Pot Korean BBQ & Hot Pot

Four pairs of chopsticks hungrily snatch and tear at sublimely cooked and seasoned meats that are peeling off of a…


BikeShare Aims to Reduce Traffic Overload in Silicon Valley

San Jose is famous for many things: technology, diversity and horrible traffic. In 2013, the traffic-analysis firm INRIX  named San Jose…

Ludwigs is a fantastic place to enjoy beer and German grub with friends, but tell them to leave their monkeys at home. (Illustration by Jeremiah Harada)Nightlife

Ludwigs: BarFly Gives Thanks to the Beer Garden

As some people may know, Mr. Harada and I love vans. Chevy vans, Dodge vans, Ford or mini, all of…

Kermit Ruffins will perform at the San Jose Jazz Summer Fest on Saturday, Aug. 13. (Photo courtesy of Holly Wallace and Basin St Records)Attractions

San Jose Jazz Summer Fest Has Arrived

Three days, 12 stages and 120 performances: San Jose Jazz Summer Fest is here. The New York Times hailed it…

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Kid-Friendly Hotels in Silicon Valley

Planning a getaway that both kids and grown-ups will enjoy can be a daunting task. Luckily, with the wide array…

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