The Stage – Great Expectations

San Jose Stage Company 490 S 1st St, San Jose

In Charles Dickens’ classic tale adapted by Neil Bartlett, desire becomes destiny when a young orphan named Pip takes us on a journey through the windswept marshes of England, to the cobweb-strewn lair of mad Miss Havisham, and into the ruthless streets of London. A story of survival filled with intrigue and unexpected twists that...

$32 – $38

City Lights Theater Company – Native Gardens

City Lights Theater Company 529 S 2nd St, San Jose

Pablo, a high-powered lawyer, and doctoral candidate Tania, his very pregnant wife, are realizing the American dream when they purchase a house next door to community stalwarts Virginia and Frank. But a disagreement over a long-standing fence line soon spirals into an all-out war of taste, class, privilege, and entitlement. The hilarious results guarantee no...

$23 – $50

San Jose Playhouse – A Holly Jolly Holiday

3Below Theaters 288 S 2nd St, San Jose

San Jose Playhouse presents “A Holly Jolly Holiday!” at 3Below Theaters! Join them for a series of film and live events – FREE as well as ticketed – all designed to delight even the biggest Scrooge! If you’re looking for something to do this holiday season – for youth, families, and adults – then mark...

Downtown Ice

Circle of Palms 127 S Market St, San Jose

Kristi Yamaguchi's Downtown Ice in San Jose presented by First Tech Federal Credit Union and Alaska Airlines returns this holiday season! Come skate in the Circle of Palms under the twinkling lights. A portion of the proceeds from ticket sales will benefit Kristi Yamaguchi’s Always Dream, which serves underserved children and their families with early...


Christmas in the Park

Plaza de Cesar Chavez 1 Paseo de San Antonio, San Jose

Christmas in the Park is an annual holiday tradition that takes place in the heart of Downtown San José at the Plaza de Cesar Chavez. For over 40 years, this whimsical, lit-up event has brought people from all over the Bay Area together during the holidays.

Free Holiday Story Walk

3Below Theaters 288 S 2nd St, San Jose

Enjoy 3Below's lovingly created art installation featuring big, bright beautiful banners while you listen to favorite holiday stories, holiday songs, holiday humor, and holiday trivia…all presented as audio accompaniment in English, Spanish, and Vietnamese. This FREE walk-by experience is installed on San Carlos between 2nd and 3rd Streets and is open: November 27-December 19, 2021...

San Jose Playhouse – Live Music & Holiday Song Sing-Alongs!

3Below Theaters 288 S 2nd St, San Jose

San Jose Playhouse & 3Below are bringing the entertainment outdoors this holiday season so grab a cozy blankie, mittens, and earmuffs as we gather on their patio for live entertainment, holiday music, and fun! Their talented musicians will delight you with holiday tunes played on a variety of instruments to celebrate the season. Then, their...

San Jose Playhouse – Holiday Films From Santa’s Naughty & Nice List!

3Below Theaters 288 S 2nd St, San Jose

San Jose Playhouse curated a collection of the best holiday films. Catch these classics on the big screen with big sound while you enjoy delights from 3Below Cafe including peppermint hot chocolate and holiday popcorn!

White Christmas – CMT Marquee

Montgomery Theater 271 South Market St, San JOse

Veterans Bob Wallace and Phil Davis have a successful song-and-dance act after World War II. With romance in mind, the two follow a duo of beautiful singing sisters en route to their Christmas show at a Vermont lodge, which just happens to be owned by Bob and Phil’s former army commander. With a dazzling score...


San Jose Playhouse – Holly Jolly Holiday Experience

3Below Theaters 288 S 2nd St, San Jose

Kids of all ages will enjoy San Jose Playhouse's Holly Jolly Holiday Experience which includes food, fun, and film! $15 Admission Includes: A rotation to the 3 Imagination Stations where you can decorate a holiday photo frame, create a reindeer ornament, and write your letter to Santa Photos with adorably costumed holiday characters! Get your...


Symphony San Jose – Beethoven Turns 251

California Theatre 345 S 1st St, San Jose

You are invited to the Symphony’s salute to this most revered of creator-innovators. Under Maestro Nelson’s seasoned leadership, Jon Nakamatsu, internationally renowned and local favorite, will perform Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 4. This will be followed by the Fifth Symphony, Beethoven’s stunning signature work, a cornerstone of Western music and the embodiment of minor to...

$55 – $115

SJ Improv – La Chupitos

San Jose Improv 62 S Second St, San Jose

La Chupitos makes her return to the stage for her all new 2021 national tour! Don't miss one of the best comedians in the world as she brings her new show back to the stages! Liliana has been seen on every major Spanish network including Univision, Estrella TV, Que Buena, and more!

$29 – $89