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Pat Benatar at The Mountain Winery

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Gov’t Mule at Mountain Winery

MOUNTAIN MULE: Gov't Mule is a band best experienced live.

Among many music fans, there exists an unshakable belief: No matter how good the musicians, no matter how sophisticated the recording gear, no matter how skilled the recording engineers, a studio recording simply cannot capture the essence of a performer the way a live show can. For those fans and those who… » Read More

SJ Undergoes ‘Growth’ at Forager

HOMEGROWN: Local singer Ashley Mehta performs alongside art, and exhibits at 'Growth.'

From the community-building shops of SJMade and Empire in The Air—a San Jose apparel brand pledging empowerment and engagement through local events—“Growth” is a day to honor the Bay Area as a home that inspires, uplifting the craft of local vendors, artists and performers. ChiChai, founder and art director of EITA, features… » Read More

‘Yoga + Beer’ at Hapa’s Brewing Company

CHUG-URANGA: Get some hair of the downward dog with 'Yoga + Beer.'

Everyone knows that a beer or two can help loosen you up. Throw yoga into the mix and even the stiffest working stiffs are liable to walk away more pliable. Billed as an “End of Summer Block Party,” this event includes yoga, beer and music. As DJ Yogic Flow spins tunes designed… » Read More

Tower of Power at Mountain Winery

STANDING TALL: One of the greatest Bay Area bands of all time, Tower of Power come to the Mountain Winery.

This Oakland-based band is known far and wide for its terrific horn section. Tower of Power has been bringing its unique brand of soulful, high-energy music to albums, audiences and collaborations for 50 years. Like so many “legacy” acts of its generation, Tower of Power has seen many players come and go;… » Read More

‘Reptile Show’ Comes to Santa Clara County Fairgrounds

SCALED UP: The most cold-blooded show on earth slithers in to the Santa Clara County Fairgrounds.

Calling all cold-blooded creatures! The lowbellied, the legless, the shelled and scaled all have a special place at the San Jose Reptile Show. Both fanatics and newcomers are invited to gather among their slithering, tongue-flicking friends. It’s a chance to get up close and personal with our reptilian and amphibian neighbors: bearded… » Read More

‘Italian Family Festa’ at History Park

CIAO: Now in it's 39th year, the annual Italian Family Festa returns to San Jose.

Bellissimo! Rolling into its 39th year, the Festa celebrates Italian culture with a weekend full of everything Italians do best—including food, wine and art. Watch marionettes swivel on stage, and stomp on some grapes as local artists show their creations at La Galleria Caprese and Mike Zampencini walks the grounds with his… » Read More

Lionel Richie at Frost Amphitheater

HELLO: Is it him you're looking for?

He’s fronted The Commodores, served as an American Idol judge and been awarded Grammys, a Golden Globe and an Oscar. Is there anything that Lionel Richie can’t do? The Alabama-born singer has sold more than a million albums worldwide, solidifying his reputation as a true icon in the music industry. Presented by… » Read More