Silicon Valley is the birthplace of innovation and technology and the home base for many entrepreneurial businesses and venture capital firms. The geographic area encompasses San Mateo County and San Jose and is known for more than just it’s high-tech sector and legendary start-up success stories. You can also discover a variety of leisure venues ranging from dramatic outdoor concert settings to state-of-the-art sports arenas. Places for families to enjoy also abound throughout Silicon Valley whether your interests are thrill rides at theme parks or museums that educate visitors on aviation or technology.
Shoreline Amphitheater is the ideal venue for festivals, concerts, comedy shows and other gatherings including the 4th of July celebration, Mayhem Festival, Lollapalooza, Ozzfest and almost all of the hottest concerts in town. It is seven miles from the hotel, just behind Google’s World Headquarters.
For more information, please call (650) 967-3000, or we are happy to assist you.
SAP Center at San Jose
The SAP Center at San Jose is an indoor arena, and the Silicon Valley’s top venue for events, concerts, and sporting events. Home to the San Jose Sharks hockey team, the arena is also commonly called The Shark Tank.
For more information , please call (408) 287-7070, or we are happy to assist you.
The Mountain Winery in Saratoga, California is dedicated to preserving the Mountain Winery’s history and to restoring the property to its magnificent glory for the enjoyment of all. It is best known for it’s annual summer concert series and the dramatic stage backdrop. The intimate setting ensures an exceptional experience for star performers and guests alike.
For more information, please call (408) 741-2822, or we are happy to assist you.
Thomas Fogarty Winery
Thomas Fogarty Winery was founded in 1978 by inventor Dr. Thomas Fogarty and winemaker Michael Martella. Dr. Fogarty’s penchant for innovative thought and Martella’s viticulture instincts led the development of the cool Skyline Ridge area. Today wine connoisseurs enjoy true premiere Pinot Noir and Chardonnay.
For more information, please call (650) 851-6777, or we are happy to assist you.
San Jose Tech Museum
The Tech Museum of Innovation is a hands-on technology and science museum for people of all ages and backgrounds. The museum is a non-profit learning resource established to inspire the innovator in everyone.
For more information, please call (408) 294-8324, or we are happy to assist you.
Hiller Aviation Museum
The Hiller Aviation Institute & Museum was founded by helicopter pioneer Stanley Hiller Jr., in June, 1998. The Institute was conceived in the early ‘70s on the premise that objective presentation of history, would be a logical foundation on which to construct a vision of future global science and aviation.
For more information, please call (650) 654-0200, or we are happy to assist you.