Harold McGee
Learn some culinary tips and techniques from the NY Times columnist behind the “Curious Cook.” Harold McGee will give a short presentation and will be signing his new book “Keys to Good Cooking.”

Get Down Tuesdays with Miss Arely
Get down at the weekly Get Down Tuesdays house music party at Cardiff. Miss Arely spins deep house grooves with resident DJs Arturo Garces and Gabriel Black.

Anthony Bourdain at Sur La Table
Anthony Bourdain, the sardonic TV host of “No Reservations,” teaches a beginner’s cooking class at Sur La Table. Learn how to make great dishes from scratch, using fresh, seasonal ingredients, how to use a chef’s knife with skill and confidence, and how to get the most value out of your time and your food dollar.

ArtRage at San Jose Museum of Art
The San Jose Museum of Art presents an art-filled happy hour from 6-9pm with music by So Timeless, a glow performance by Nocturnal Sunshine, a photo booth, an LED light art-making project, a Juicecycle, and a Twitter treasure hunt.

Zero Hour
Dancers Group and ZiRu Productions have teamed up to create Zero Hour, a diverse and intimate performance of modern dance and hip hop. Focusing on the work of three Chinese American artists exploring identity in adult and motherhood, international performers blend dance, painting, music and poetry.