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Cesar Chavez Park in Downtown San Jose

Summer Music in San Jose

Summer in San Jose is the perfect time to get outside, soak up the sun and enjoy live music.

San Jose Jazz Summerfest, held in Cesar Chavez Park, headlines major acts such as En Vogue, Gregory Porter, and Dianne Reeves alongside other jazz acts from San Jose, the Bay Area and beyond! Summerfest takes over Downtown San Jose with outdoor and indoor stages, including the new Jazz Beyond stage on Post Street that will feature acts from the Bay Area, Los Angeles and London.

Music in the Park’s final date of the summer features J Boog at Plaza de Cesar Chavez on August 23. Get $5 off advanced Music in the Park tickets courtesy of Visit San Jose using code VISITSJ.

CityDance kicks off August 15 with Salsa dance lessons set to music by Orquestra Latin Heat. Every Thursday until October 3, learn dance moves from various dance genres and enjoy live music in Plaza de Cesar Chavez.

Additional summer outdoor music events to enjoy are Sound José and Saturday Night Summer Concerts at Garden at the Flea, Viva Parks at Plaza de Cesar Chavez and SJZ Boombox at St. James Park.


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