EVENTS | Sweet Home San José

WEEKLY EVENTS + OPEN MICS
THROUGHOUT SANTA CLARA COUNTY

Open mic times are when you sign-up; show generally begins within an hour.
Mixed = All skills and talents are welcome.

MIXED OPEN MICS (ALL SKILLS WELCOME)
MON • 6pm • Poor House Bistro • 91 S. Autumn Street, San José
MON • 6:30pm • Red Rock Coffee • 201 Castro Street, Mountain View

POETRY + LITERATURE OPEN MICS
THU • 6:45pm • Live Lit • Caffe Frascati • 315 S. First Street, San José
3rd THU • 7pm • Third Thursdays Poetry Open Mic • Willow Glen Library • 1157 Minnesota Ave, San José

COMEDY OPEN MICS
MON • 6pm • Poor House Bistro (mixed) • 91 S. Autumn Street, San José
MON • 6:30pm • Red Rock Coffee (mixed) • 201 Castro Street, Mountain View
MON • 7pm • S & H Keyes Club • 396 Keyes Street, San José
MON • 7:30pm • Poet and the Patriot • 321 Cedar Street, Santa Cruz
MON • 7:30pm • Peppertree Lounge • 1848 Whipple Road, Union City
MON • 8:30pm • Woodhams Sports Lounge • 4475 Stevens Creek, Santa Clara
WED • 7pm • Caffe Frascati (all-ages comedy) • 315 S. First Street
WED • 9pm • Caravan Lounge • 98 S. Almaden Ave, San José

MUSIC OPEN MICS
MON • 6pm • Poor House Bistro (mixed) • 91 S. Autumn Street, San José
TUE • 7pm • Caffe Frascati • 315 S. First Street, San José

TRIVIA, VEGETARIANS + UNCATEGORIZABLE STUFF
MONDAYS • 6pm • Monday Night Vegetarian Dinners (dinner!) • Palo Alto

The Billy DeFrank LGBTQ Center has an incredible calendar of recurring events and programs.


MONTHLY EVENTS + OPEN MICS

Times listed are generally when you can sign up.

ART & GALLERY EVENTS
1st FRI • South FIRST FRIDAYS Art Walk • Downtown San José

POETRY + LITERATURE
1st FRI • 5:30pm • Youth Open Mic at the DMC Studio • 500 S. First Street, San José
2nd TUE • Well-RED Poetry Open Mic + Featured Poets • Works Gallery • San José
2nd SUN • 1–3pm • Poetry Lounge at Los Gatos Library • 100 Villa Avenue, Los Gatos
3rd THU • 6:30pm • Willow Glen Poetry Open Mic • Willow Glen Library • San José

MUSIC

 

MIXED OPEN MICS (ALL SKILLS WELCOME)
2nd WED • 8pm • Cafe Lift Mixed Open Mic • San José
2nd THU • 6pm • Open Mic Night • SLG Art Boutiki, San José
3rd WED • 9pm • Go! Go! Gone Show (talent competition) • Cafe Stritch • San José

COMEDY
3rd SAT • 8:30pm • Comedi@ns Showcase • Red Rock Coffee • Mountain View

WORKSHOPS (Donations are generally welcomed)
FRI • 4pm • Youth Writing Workshop • MACLA • 510 S. First Street, San José
ALMOST DAILY • TIMES VARY • Workshops + Classes at Cupertino Library • Cupertino

KARAOKE (May be an entry fee & 21+)
This link lists so many karaoke events every night of the week throughout Santa Clara County: nearbymatters.com/karaoke

FARMERS MARKETS (through autumn)
FRI (May-Nov) • 10am • Downtown San José Farmers’ Market • San Pedro Square
SAT • 9am • Sunnyvale Farmers’ Market • Murphy Ave. at Washington
SAT • 9am • Santa Clara Farmers’ Market • Jackson St. at Homestead
SUN • 8:30am • Japantown Farmers’ Market • Jackson St. between 6th + 7th, San José
SUN • 9am • Downtown Campbell Farmers’ Market • Campbell Ave & First Street

DANCE + DANCING (May be an entry fee & 21+)
MON • 8pm • Motown On Mondays • Continental • 349 S. First Street
WED • 7:15pm Wednesday Night Hop (classes + party) • First United Methodist Church in Palo Alto • 625 Hamilton Avenue
WED • 9pm • Wax Wednesdays • Cafe Stritch • 374 S. First Street

POP-UP SHOPS + EVENTS


Submit your San José area event here. And let me know what’s missing.

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Truly,
Mighty Mike McGee
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