SU M T W Talking Art
17 This month’s Talking Art event will be an artist panel discussion around NextNewPaper, part of the ICA’s series of exhibitions dedicated to exploring emerging artists and art practices.
The Rotary Fireworks
4 The Rotary Club of San Jose and Symphony Silicon Valley celebrate Independence Day with free Symphony Summer Pops music followed by a fireworks display.
Jazz on the Plazz
SJ Institute of Contemporary Art sjica.org
Discovery Meadow rotaryfireworks.org
The Mountain Winery mountainwinery.com
Los Gatos Town Plaza Weekly jazzontheplazz.com
24 Avid car enthusiasts, as well as those new to the scene, gather to commune and share their common interests, with a focus on leading brands and individuals both within the car community and various sub-cultures.
9 Presented by Poetry Center San José, this poetry reading series features different poets every month and is followed by an open mic.
San Jose Convention Center wekfest-usa.com
SJ Sobrato Center for Nonprofits svcreates.org
Works/San Jose Every 2nd Tues poetrycentersanjose.org
Lucie Stern Theatre July 13–Aug 7 theatreworks.org
25 Promoting arts, culture, and creative events can be tricky with limited time and budget. This workshop provides tools for creating compelling online calendar lisitings.
9 This musical duo became overnight folk icons after the release of their first album. Since then, they’ve released 15 more albums and received six Grammy nominations with one win.
6 This year’s outdoor concert series will feature an eclectic array of some of the world’s finest jazz artists providing their take on The Ellington Songbook.
13 The provocative hit of TheatreWorks’ 2015 New Works Festival, this headline-hot political drama is a fresh, fascinating look at today’s muckraking media and the world it relentlessly pursues.
Arte nella Piazza
21 Bay Area artists will offer pieces for sale in a beautiful outdoor piazza setting, joined by local musicians and other live entertainment.
Bel Bacio Cafe facebook.com/Arte.nella.Piazza
The RITz theritzsanjose.com
27 An eclectic mix of acoustic rock, reggae, and Sanskrit chanting, Trevor Hall’s music echoes with the names and teachings of divinities while maintaining a refreshingly universal message..
Facilities Assessment for 10 Arts Nonprofits
This workshop series is designed for nonprofit organizations that are thinking about rent increases, lease expirations, or getting new office or program space..
Location TBD svcreates.org