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Valley of Heart’s Delight Fundraiser: Big Band & BBQ

June 22, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm

The annual benefit for HSJ Education Programs

This year’s theme is Big Band & BBQ!

Please join us in saying goodbye to our 2019 Special Honoree Alida Bray after 21 years at History San Jose; and welcome the Museum’s new President & CEO William Schroh, Jr.

Experience another fabulous summer evening in History Park dancing to the retro sounds of the Houserockers, and enjoying savory BBQ by Catered Too!

6:00pm Reception
7:00pm Dinner
7:45pm Program
8:15pm Fund-A-Need: Restore the OSH Neon Sign!
8:30pm Dancing

Cost: $200 per person ($70 tax deductible)

Buy Tickets:

Attire: Be casual and comfortable! This event is held outdoors in History Park.
Parking: Please park in the Phelan Avenue lot. A shuttle is provided.

2019 Valley of Heart’s Delight Invitation (PDF)

Thank you to our Sponsors

Linda Lee Lester / Lester Investment Properties
Hugh Stuart Center Charitable Trust
Robert J. Bettencourt
Riverview Systems Group
Samaritan Medical Center
Heritage Bank of Commerce
San Pedro Square Market
Hopkins Carley
Giant Creative
Riverview Systems Group, Inc.
Catered Too!


In 2006, History San José began a tradition of annually honoring those who have made significant contributions to San Jose and the Santa Clara Valley.

2019 Alida J. Bray
2018 Celebrating the Valley at Play! and innovations that revolutionized entertainment in the Valley
2017 Celebrating the Greatest Generation and the Legacy of Men and Women of the Valley
2016 Celebrating the Past, Present & Future of San Jose
2015 Celebrating the Diversity of San José & the Santa Clara Valley
2014 Frank Fiscalini
2013 Molly and Barry Swenson
2012 Bill Cilker, Sr. and Lee Lester
2011 Sharron and Carl Cookson
2010 Susan and Phil Hammer
2009 Helen and Bill Del Biaggio
2008 Jim Salata
2007 Jack Douglas & Jerry Rosenthal
2006 Pat Loomis


June 22, 2019
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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History San José


History Park
635 Phelan Avenue
San Jose, CA 95112 United States
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