Sponsored by the San Jose Printers’ Guild and History San Jose, this event celebrates letterpress printing, typography, book arts, ephemera, fine paper, printmaking, and allied arts. Print enthusiasts, students, educators, graphic designers, typophiles, artists, and printers new or old will enjoy the demonstrations, tours, and array of vendors and exhibitors.
The March for Babies joins volunteers, companies and families in a fun and rewarding fundraising campaign that culminates in a family-friendly walk and celebration. Money raised supports our lifesaving research and programs to make sure every baby gets a chance for a healthy start in life. Each year, 3 million people will join their family, […]
Scout O Rama is the annual “trade show of Scouting” featuring 130+ booths and activities . Drawing more than 5,000 participants and open to the public, the event gives everyone an opportunity to be a Scout for a day. From launching a water rocket, to shooting a bb gun, watching an outdoor cooking demonstration, a […]
The Portuguese festival is held every second Saturday of June at History Park San Jose. This festival has been celebrated at the park since 1997. It celebrates the Portuguese poet Luis Camoes and it is held in many Portuguese speaking countries around the world. The festival consists of food booths, vendor booths, a wine garden, […]
History Park will be closed to the public Thursday, June 18 to prepare for our annual fundraiser that evening.
The annual benefit for HSJ Education Programs This year's theme is The Roaring '20s (as in 1920s)! Event details to follow... Honorees 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 […]