San Jose is getting PUMPED for Super Bowl 50! The whole city will be celebrating the lead up to the Big Game with many fun and social events being held around town. From Santana Row to Plaza de Cesar Chavez, there’s so many ways to get in on the action. Whether it’s going ice skating, running a 10k, enjoying live music or relaxing and socializing in an outdoor beer garden, San Jose knows the way to a good time! Once you’ve read up on the Super community events happening across San Jose, dive a little deeper into other things to do, see, and eat that best fit your interests and budget on Team San Jose’s trip planner, powered by Utrip: tripplan.sanjose.org.
7:00 – 11:00pm Friday, February 5th
12:00 – 6:00pm Saturday, February 6th
Visit the downtown arts district and enjoy artists, specialty retailers, live entertainment, music, performances, DIY activities, and contemporary and classic art galleries. All are welcome to attend this community event sure to entertain residents and visitors to the district.
Open February 1- Sunday, February 7th
Monday – Wednesday: 4 – 11PM
Thursday – Saturday: Noon – midnight
Sunday – Noon – 9PM
Circle of Palms, 120 South Market Street
Take some turns under twinkling palm trees at Downtown Ice. For more information, contact the San Jose Downtown Association at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Guadalupe River Park
Sunday, February 7th
9am: 10K Run
9:20am: 5K Run/Walk
10:30am: 1K Kids’ Run
Get some exercise and fresh air at the Super Guadalupe River Run on the morning of the big game. This family friendly event begins at 9:00am and features 1K, 5K, and 10K runs along the Guadalupe Run. Registration is available online. For more information, visit their website.
300 South First Street
Open from 8:00am to 12:00 midnight from Sunday, January 31st – Sunday, February 7th
Grab your official NFL merchandise here at the NFL store, open to the public for the duration of Super Bowl Week. The temporary store will be located at the corner of San Carlos street and First St. across from Original Joe’s restaurant.
North San Pedro St.
January 30th – Sunday, February 7th
This is simply the place to be during Super Bowl week. San Pedro Street will transform during Super Bowl week into the epicenter of everything football, with games, local art, bars, restaurants, and a large public market. Bring the kids along and enjoy all kinds of family friendly activities as well.
Thursday, February 4th – Sunday, February 7th
This already hip shopping, nightlife, and dining neighborhood will have live music performances during Super Bowl week beginning on February 4th and finishing on Super Bowl Sunday, February 7th. Head to Stevens Creek Boulevard and Westchester Boulevard for all the action.
IT’S HAPPENING! WINTER AT PLAZA de CESAR CHAVEZ
194 South Market Street
Friday, January 29th – Sunday, February 7th
Daily from 12:00pm – 10:00pm
Located in downtown San Jose, this historic park will burst into Super Bowl mode all week, featuring an outdoor café, beer garden, an information center, and even a miniature football field! The kids will have plenty to do here as well, with games and activities available for all ages. During the evenings, there will be illuminated artwork and live music.