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Plaza de Cesar Chavez Park

910 I Street, San Jose, CA 95112
(916) 808-5200
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Ranked #40 of 79 attractions in San Jose
Type: Parks
Description: 3.05 developed acres Picnic Areas, Fountain, Cafe, Seasonal Farmer's Market, Summer Concert Series.
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Hillsborough, New Hampshire
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21 reviews 21 reviews
3 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2012

Have been to many of the Music in the park & S.J. Jazz festivals held in/around this park over the year's & is well kept & has many other place's within walking distance to see & eat.

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32 reviews 32 reviews
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2012

Grab a blanket and just watch the people, head to the Grill on the Alley at the Fairmont when you get thirsty for the best happy hour in town.

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San Jose, California
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24 reviews 24 reviews
22 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2011

Small and sweet is what this park is. Smacked in the middle of Downtown, San Jose, so it is a great place to chill and meet up with friends before heading out to your final destination. On the north end of the park is where the stage is and where Music in the Park is set up during the summer.... More

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Modesto, California
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42 reviews 42 reviews
9 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2011

Every Thursday June - August at Cesar Chavez Park in downtown San Jose they have "Music in the Park." We went last night for the first time and had an awesome time! There were two bands who played and both bands were excellent. We were surprised that the place wasn't packed. The people there were very low-key and pleasant to... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2008

Christmas in the Park is well worth visiting, especially in the evenings when it's all lit up. It's also a nice setting for summer concerts and other events. Otherwise, nice to stroll through on your way to the Tech Museum but not much of a destination.

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