Whether you’re looking to wrap up your summer with a concert, camping or a night out, the South Bay has you covered. Check out upcoming local events below.
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Concerts in the park
Central Park Pavilion, 909 Kiely Blvd., Santa Clara
Friday July 29 and August 12 at 6:30 p.m.
Take advantage of upcoming free concerts at the Central Park Pavilion. The concert series kicks off this week and will feature Arena, Megatones and Latin Heat. Bring your blanket and chairs and enjoy the night! Get more information here.
Family camping in town
Reed & Grant Sports Park, 750 Reed Street, Santa Clara
Friday and Saturday August 5 to August 6
The City of Santa Clara invites the community to spend a night under the stars at Reed & Grant Sports Park. The camp will include activities for all ages as well as breakfast, dinner and snacks. Check-in will begin at 3:00 p.m. on Friday afternoon. Suggested packing lists will be shared prior to the event. Get your ticket here.
Summer sidewalk sale
Downtown Los Altos
August 5 to August 14
Next month, enjoy ten days of sidewalk sales throughout downtown Los Altos. Downtown businesses invite you to come see their bargains and specials as they take out their stores to enjoy the late summer sunshine. Learn more here.
street dance show
Franklin Mall, 1100-1300 Franklin Street, Santa Clara
Friday, August 5 from 6 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Join the city of Santa Clara to experience dance, interactive art, face painting, and a performance by local band Pop Fiction. Delicious food and drinks will also be available. Learn more here.
Santana Row, 337 Santa Row, San Jose
Saturday August 13 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Join Santana Row as they conclude their series of summer markets next month. The event will feature live music, Sip & Stroll and a great selection of artisans. The market is free and open to the public! Get more details here.
Fine Arts in the Park
Lincoln Park, 199 University Avenue, Los Altos
Saturday and Sunday, August 13 to 14, 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
The Rotary Club of Los Altos will host more than 100 arts at their 47e annual outdoor art exhibition. Discover various mediums of art, food and drink (including a Wine & Beer Garden) and the work of award-winning student-artists. More details are available here.
Outing between parents
Earl Carmichael Gymnastics Center, 3445 Benton Street, Santa Clara
Saturday August 27 from 6 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Need a night out? The City of Santa Clara is here to help! Drop the little ones off at the gym where they’ll spend the evening with gymnastics, pizza, dessert and a movie. Residents and non-residents are invited. Book your place now, there are limited places left.
Blackberry Farm Pool, 21979 San Fernando Ave, Cupertino
Saturday September 10 from 9:45 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.
Cupertino Parks and Rec will host their 5e Annual Pooch Plunge in September. This once-a-year opportunity invites Bay Area dogs to swim and play in Blackberry Farm’s pools. The event will host three 45-minute swim blocks. Registration is live and fills up fast. Book your puppy’s spot here.