From California’s Great America amusement park to world-class entertainment at the HP Pavilion, there is no shortage of things to see and do near the Larkspur Landing hotel in Milpitas.
California’s Great America 4701 Great America Pkwy., Santa Clara, CA 95054
Tel: 408.988.1776California’s Great America is Northern California’s favorite place for family fun and thrills starring your kids’ favorite Nickelodeon® characters, and featuring the most kids rides and attractions in the Bay Area. Take a trip “Down-Under” in Crocodile Dundee’s Boomerang Bay, a new Australian-themed water park inside Paramount’s Great America.
Dave & Buster’s 940 Great Mall Dr., Milpitas, CA 95035
Tel: 408.957.9215Escape into Play? at Dave & Buster’s, the only place with a restaurant serving everything from wings to New York Strips, a bar with the best happy hour and a Million Dollar Midway filled with the latest interactive and video games.
Milpitas Golfland 1199 Jacklin Rd., Milpitas, CA 95035
Miniature golf and video games.
Raging Waters 2333 South White Rd., San Jose, CA 95148
Tel: 408.238.9900Raging Waters, Northern California’s Largest Waterpark, offers 23 acres and a million gallons of family fun and attractions. The park features thrilling, high-speed slides, like Dragon’s Den and Shotgun Falls, and family attractions like the 350,000 gallon Wave Pool.
Bay 101 1801 Bering Dr., San Jose, CA 95112
Today Bay 101 is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The 72,000 square foot facility features 40 gaming tables, a sports bar and restaurant, a deli and beauty salon. Bay 101 offers a pleasing and exciting card room environment.
Century 20 Great Mall Movie Theaters 1010 Great Mall Dr., Milpitas, CA 95035
Shoreline Amphitheater 1 Amphitheatre Pkwy., Mountain View, CA 94043
Tel: 650.962.1000With 6,500 fixed seats and lawn seating that brings its capacity to 22,000, this outdoor amphitheater sits near the southern end of the San Francisco Bay. Shoreline Amphitheater is a cool place to go on a hot summer evening. Situated by the Bay, its natural air conditioning makes it comfortable by showtime on even the hottest days. It’s popular with many Bay area residents who enjoy the groups performing here.
HP Pavilion525 West Santa Clara St., San Jose, CA 95113
Tel: 408.287.6655The HP Pavilion at San Jose handles more than 90 sporting events annually including more than 40 San Jose Sharks regular season home games, lacrosse, boxing, tennis, Arena Football and Strikeforce. The building hosts 120 to 180 events every year — including Olympic athletes, Grammy award-winners and a variety of family and children’s favorites that account for more than 275 event days. As many as 20,000 comfortable seats await their fans.
Santa Clara Convention Center 5001 Great America Pkwy., Santa Clara, CA 95054
Tel: 408.748.7000The Santa Clara Convention Center is a complete meeting venue in the heart of Silicon Valley. The center’s fully-equipped facilities are perfect for all sizes of meetings, trade shows, conventions, association gatherings, banquets, and special events. Our high-tech convention center has 302,000 square feet of diverse space, consisting of flexible meeting rooms, exhibit halls, terraces, 31 breakout rooms, and a 607-seat theater.
India Community Center 525 Los Coches St., Milpitas, CA 95035
Tel: 408.934.1130ICC is the largest Indian-American community center in North America serving the San Francisco Bay Area from its primary 40,000 square foot location in Milpitas. ICC offers over 120 programs for the community, including Bollywood Dance, Table Tennis, Hindi and other language classes, GMAT, Karaoke, Singing and Instrumental, Parent & Me, free Legal, Medical, and Career clinics, Senior programs, Camp, Carrom, Cooking, and much, much more. They offer a modern, full-scale Fitness Center managed by the renowned Club One fitness franchise, and offering over 60 Cardio and Weight machines, Personal Trainers, Spa, Sauna, and Salon, and 45+ fitness classes including Tai-Chi, Bollywood Aerobics, Yoga, Belly Dancing, and more. In addition, facilities include a state-of-the-art Banquet Center and Auditorium which includes the latest Mutlimedia Equipment and large screen plasma screens for easier stage viewing, Wedding and Corporate Packages, and a selection of Catering and Menu Packages.
Santa Clara County Fairgrounds 344 Tully Rd., San Jose, CA 95111
Tel: 408.494.3247A flexible facility perfect for Trade Shows, Home Shows, RV Shows and Sales, Corporate Meetings, Team Building, Weddings, Quinceañeras, Concerts and Festivals, Auto Shows & Sales, Fund Raisers, and any indoor or outdoor event. The Fairgrounds offers 167,000 square feet under roof, 20 acres of lawn and paved outdoor space, plus 40 acres of parking.