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1510 N. First St., San Jose, CA, US, 95112

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  • Outdoor Activities

    »Guadalupe River Park & Gardens

    Crawling for three miles alongside the Guadalupe River and harnessing Highway 87, this unique natural environment contains a rose garden, jogging trails, several species of birds and lots of picnic tables. Nestled in a particularly scenic spot in the South Bay, it is a great place for a day's outing or a slow leisurely walk. Improvements are ongoing and when it is finally completed, it will be a spectacular place for everyone in the family.

    438 Coleman Avenue
    San Jose, CA 95110

    »Spartan Rec Connect

    Spartan Rec Connect, is one-stop spot for all kinds of recreational and athletic activities. It features an aquatic center, sports club, bowling center, intramural sports, sports club etc; accompanied by a sports club that has mini-gym, fitness room, dance and fitness room, studio, racquetball courts and also locker rooms. All the centers are well equipped and the fitness instructors help and guide throughout the workout. Their Aquatic Center sees swimmers from around the nation. 

    One Washington Square
    San Jose, CA 95112

    »The Play Space

    The Play Space serves as play center where children can develop their skills in robotics and Lego Mindstorms, which are hardware and software kits to build robots. It conducts regular camps where students are taught programming languages like C and LEGO Mindstorms NXT, and engineering and robotics principles. It also holds competitive leagues that challenge the knowledge and thinking power of contestants. These sessions provide great exposure to technically-oriented children, who will perhaps pursue a career in science, maths or engineering when they grow up.

    2215 Oakland Road
    San Jose, CA 95131

    »Downtown Ice

    Downtown Ice offers plenty of ice skating excitement for the whole family. It's a great way to celebrate the season in Downtown San Jose. You'll agree that ice and and palm trees never complemented each other so magically. See website for complete opening and closing times. Admission: Adults USD15; Children (12 & under) USD13.

    120 South Market Street
    San Jose, CA 95113

    »Kelley Park

    This wonderful facility is a great place to take advantage of the generally sunny weather with which San Jose is blessed. It contains the Japanese Friendship Garden, Happy Hollow Park and Zoo, the San Jose Historical Museum, a huge amount of picnic tables, an amphitheater and other venues. This is a fantastic spot for wedding receptions, barbecues, family camping or other group functions. It is a diverse place, one that is great for a family day out. Admission to the park is free.

    1300 Senter Road
    San Jose, CA 95112

    »Happy Hollow Park & Zoo

    Happy Hollow Park & Zoo is located in East San Jose's Kelley Park, near the Japanese Friendship Garden. Happy Hollow is a perfect place to take the kids for a day out as it includes a zoo with all kinds of animals like jaguars, capybaras and monkeys. Happy Hollow is not just a zoo; it also features a park with rides like a carousel and a roller coaster, a petting zoo, shopping, and play structures. Happy Hollow also has a puppet theater, an animal hospital, and offers classes, programs and summer camps for kids.

    1300 Senter Road
    San Jose, CA 95112

    »Spartan Stadium

    Home of the San Jose Earthquakes and San Jose State University's football team, the stadium holds over 30,000 people. Over the years, the facility has hosted many international sporting events and concerts. What began in 1933 as a 4000 seat venue has constantly been upgraded and expanded into a modern venue for enjoying sporting events of all kinds as well as concerts, yet it still retains the charm of days gone by. It is quite frequently used for the university's cultural events and programs. Note: Credit card acceptance varies by event.

    1251 South 10th Street
    San Jose, CA 95112

    »Emma Prusch Farm Park

    This urban farm covers an impressive 47 acres (19.02 hectares). It has school tours, orchards, a barnyard, picnic areas and places to fly kites. It is a great place to bring kids, especially if they like animals as there are numerous breeds of rabbits, chickens, geese and ducks for them to befriend. The property was originally given to the city of San Jose with the intent that it be used as an agricultural learning center, and in this respect, it succeeds admirably. Admission is free.

    647 South King Road
    San Jose, CA 95116

    »Sharks Ice at San Jose

    For ice skating or ice hockey, think Sharks Ice at San Jose. If you like having fun at "cool" places, then this is just for you. Every ice-related sporting activity is featured here, as well as ice skating lessons for those looking to learn. Break out your best Wayne Gretzky or Nancy Kerrigan impression as you glide gracefully along the ice. Sharks Ice is also available on rent for private parties.

    1500 South Tenth Street
    San Jose, CA 95112

    »San Jose Municipal Stadium

    Home of the San Jose Giants, San Jose Municipal Stadium packs in all the fun of a big league game sans the big league prices. Get a ticket to a game here and bear witness to the future of Major League Baseball. The seating arrangement is close to the action on the field, much like its big league counterpart in San Francisco. All in all, this is the perfect venue for catching a game and spending some quality time together with friends and family. The stadium boasts of a total seating capacity of around 4200 persons.

    588 East Alma Avenue
    San Jose, CA 95112

    »Mission Lanes

    This bowling center is a great place to have fun, enjoy great food and beverages, or simply kick back and forget about everyday life for awhile while playing a few games of bowling.

    1287 South Park Victoria Drive
    Milpitas, California 95035

    »Ponderosa Park

    Ponderosa Park provides 9 acres (3.64 hectares) of space for playing various sports, holding picnics and barbecue parties. It is divided into many areas such as three picnic zones, tennis, volleyball and basketball courts, horseshoe pits, a multipurpose field and a children's playing zone. Kids can entertain themselves by playing on the numerous slides and rides, whilst adults have a shot at one of the games or simply lounge on the picnic sites enjoying the beautiful scenery. This park also provides clean restrooms and offers park buildings that can be rented for events.

    811 Henderson Avenue
    Sunnyvale, CA 94086
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