3Below – White Christmas Sing-along

3Below Theaters 288 S 2nd St, San Jose

Get dressed up in your snazzy holiday best and sing along with Bing Crosby, Rosemary Clooney, Danny Kaye, Vera-Ellen, and the film’s remastered soundtrack – plus a theatre full of your fellow snow-dreaming San Joseans – at our special holiday screening of this classic 1954 film, presented with lyrics on screen and free jingle bells...


San Jose Dance Theatre – Once Upon A Nutcracker

Center for the Performing Arts 255 S Almaden Blvd, San Jose

San Jose Dance Theatre, for the first time, will perform a special abbreviated production of The Nutcracker. Designed for young children, enjoy excerpts of the production at the Center for the Performing Arts in downtown San Jose.

$11 – $20

New Ballet – My Very First Nutcracker

California Theatre 345 S 1st St, San Jose

My Very First Nutcracker is a special one-act presentation of The San Jose Nutcracker, ideal for families with toddlers, preschoolers and young children. Kids will marvel at the historic San Jose Electric Light Tower rising magically above the streets of San Jose, and cheer on adorable mice and toy soldiers who compete to win a...

$17 – $60

New Ballet – The San Jose Nutcracker

California Theatre 345 S 1st St, San Jose

San Jose’s favorite Nutcracker comes to the beautiful California Theatre in downtown San Jose, for a truly magical holiday experience. The San Jose Nutcracker is a joyful holiday production that transports the well-loved story to turn-of-the-century San Jose.

$25 – $145

Ludwig’s Retro Après-Ski Party

Ludwig's German Table 261 N 2nd St, San Jose

Ludwig is bringing the Après-Ski vibes straight from the slopes to Downtown San Jose. It's time to bring out the retro ski wear and prepare for a night of Hip Hop, R&B, House, Top 40 and dance favorites and of course Christmas party starters! Featuring 5 Dj's and special guests! The ticket price covers entry for...


Santa Run Silicon Valley

Join the Virtual Santa Run Silicon Valley, benefiting Christmas in the Park, Downtown Ice, and Reading Partners! This virtual 5K Run/Walk is holiday fun for the whole family. All 5K participants will receive our holiday-themed race shirt, Christmas ornament medal, and Santa beard race wrap (for the first 1,000 registrants). Design your own course and...

San Jose Civic – Dave Koz & Friends Christmas Tour 2021

San Jose Civic 135 W San Carlos St, San Jose

Chart-topping, Grammy-nominated saxophonist Dave Koz returns to the road this holiday season with the 24th annual Dave Koz and Friends Christmas Tour (2021) – with South African guitarist/singer Jonathan Butler, trumpeter Rick Braun, saxophonist Richard Elliot, and introducing vocalist Rebecca Jade.

$57.50 – $97.50

Broadway San Jose – A Magical Cirque Christmas

Center for the Performing Arts 255 S Almaden Blvd, San Jose

Experience the magic of Christmas with dazzling performers and breathtaking cirque artists, accompanied by your favorite holiday music performed live. Get into the spirit of the season with this merry treat that’s perfect for the entire family.

$43 – $83

Midnight in Monte Carlo

San Pedro Square Market 87 N San Pedro St, San Jose

The San Pedro Square Market invites you to Midnight in Monte Carlo for hors d'oeuvres from all of the Market's vendors, a welcome cocktail, live music, card games with prizes, dancing, balloon drop and more! Dress to impress! Dress code: black, white and/or red.

$85 – $100

New Year’s Eve at Christmas in the Park

Christmas in the Park 194 South Market Street, San Jose

Taking place on the Excite Credit Union Community Stage. Free admission!

San Jose Chamber Orchestra – Happy New Year 2022

St. Francis Episcopal Church 1205 Pine Ave, San Jose

Featuring: Jon Nakamatsu, piano Jon Manasse and Alec Manasse, clarinets Music by Chopin, Mozart, Krommer, Prokofiev, Gershwin, and Michael Touchi