Clarion Inn Silicon Valley
3200 Monterey Rd.
San Jose, CA 95111
Phone: (408) 972-2200
Fax: (408) 972-2632
The West Wind Capitol 6 is a great break from the normal movie night in San Jose. Why leave the comfort of your car and deal with other people elbowing and talking during the film when you can just hang with your date or friends in a more comfortable place? This drive-in is a must see for movie buffs!
Santa Clara County Fairgounds is home to the Santa Clara County 4H & FFA Fair which is a fun filled, old fashioned fair: one of the biggest and best in California. This versatile venue is also used for concerts, trade shows, rodeos, corporate events and more. This expansive space has many indoor halls, lawns and concrete outdoors.
Nor Cal Dance Arts is a state-of-the-art award winning studio. The brainchild of Tawnya and Jason Kuzia, it opened in 2006 and is among the best dance institutes in town. Learn various forms such as hip hop, lyrical, jazz, contemporary, ballet, tap, musical and more under skilled teachers. They have programs to different age groups and skill levels.
Located at Willow Glen, the CineLux Almaden Cinema 5 is a part of the well-known CineLux Theatres chain. The movie hall is well equipped, with plenty of staff in place at every counter, making sure that the queues move smoothly. Once you have your tickets, grab a tub of pop corn and enjoy the best of cinema, with their superior sound facilities and comfortable chairs.
Bowlmor San Jose has been critically acclaimed as one of the best bowling venues, not just in San Jose but in the whole of Silicon Valley. It has even attracted famous personalities like Carrie Underwood. It offers guests 59 bowling lanes of which 9 lanes are private and housed within a suite. Besides bowling, this venue also provides other entertainment options such as giant video screens and televisions, and plenty of billiard tables. Its dining room has sleek seating options, ball-shaped golden lamps and chessboard flooring. After 10p on Fridays and Saturdays, it does not permit those under the age of 21 to enter, unless accompanied by a parent.
San Jose Skate is a good place to have some fun family time. This skating rink is mainly for kids, but their parents are also welcome to watch or to join in the fun as well. The center provides classes in artistic and speed skating, in addition to skating for beginners. On Sundays, they have an adult skate night, when one can skate to the tunes of a DJ. Refer to their website for details.
Want to take some wired but funny photos? Studio Booth Photobooths is the place for you! With a variety of props and backgrounds, the studio will inspire your imagination: you can dress up like a superhero or put a animal head on your body as long as it is fun! The studio has professional photographers and advanced equipments that will ensure you will get high quality photos.
Founded in 1980 as a facility for senior citizens, it became a community center as well in 2009. The Willow Glen Community and Senior Center offers recreational activities for all age groups which includes classes, camps, lunch and programs. Spread across 20,800 square feet (1932.38 square meters), it is a hub for locals to socialize and have a good time.
Fancy a movie? Head down to the Blossom Valley area for some movie magic. Part of a popular cinema chain called Cinemark, the Century 20 Oakridge offers its visitors listening devices, stadium seating and a convenient on-site cafe to maximize their viewing pleasure. Munch on some hot popcorn while you catch the latest films or entertain yourself in the game room. Check the website or call for tickets, film schedules and other details.
Home of the San Jose Giants, San Jose Municipal Stadium packs in all the fun of a big league game sans the big league prices. Get a ticket to a game here and bear witness to the future of Major League Baseball. The seating arrangement is close to the action on the field, much like its big league counterpart in San Francisco. All in all, this is the perfect venue for catching a game and spending some quality time together with friends and family. The stadium boasts of a total seating capacity of around 4200 persons.
Located at the corner of Alma Avenue and Senter Street, Blethen Field is a popular sports arena. Just a few minutes from San Jose Municipal Stadium, Blethen boasts of a seating capacity of about 5200 people. The facility is often used for practice by popular baseball and softball teams like San Jose Spartans and San Jose Giants and other University teams. The stadium features restrooms, concession stands and a press box as well. Several practice games and friendly matches are hosted at the Blethen Field all year round.
Home of the San Jose Earthquakes and San Jose State University's football team, the stadium holds over 30,000 people. Over the years, the facility has hosted many international sporting events and concerts. What began in 1933 as a 4000 seat venue has constantly been upgraded and expanded into a modern venue for enjoying sporting events of all kinds as well as concerts, yet it still retains the charm of days gone by. It is quite frequently used for the university's cultural events and programs. Note: Credit card acceptance varies by event.