From Paramount’s Great America amusement park to the Winchester Mystery House, there’s no shortage of things to see and do near the Larkspur Landing hotel in Sunnyvale.
HP Pavilion at San Jose
Home of the NHL’s San Jose Sharks, the HP Pavilion offers premier concerts, shows and sporting events.
Paramount’s Great America
Tel: 408.988.1776Paramount’s Great America is Northern California’s favorite place for family fun and thrills starring your kid’s favorite Nickelodeon characters, and the most thrill rides in Northern California. Check your fears at the door and get ready for the ride of your life.
San Jose Center of Performing Arts
Tel: 408.277.3900Located on the corner of West San Carlos Street and Almaden Boulevard, the Center for the Performing Arts was designed by the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation. The theater features continental seating with 2,665 seats and can accommodate up to 10 wheelchair seats.
Tel: 650.967.4040This outdoor amphitheater is home to 35 or 40 concerts a year. It has the capacity of 22,000 including 15,500 lawn seating.
Tel: 408.961.5809When former San Francisco mayor and U.S. Senator James Phelan died in 1932, he left his home, the beautiful Villa Montalvo, for the development of the arts. It now features some of the best-produced concerts and children’s plays.
Winchester Mystery House
Tel: 408.247.2101It’s always Halloween at Silicon Valley’s spookiest landmark. The house contains 2,000 doors, 10,000 windows, 47 fireplaces and 17 chimneys. Sarah Winchester, the rifle heiress who built the house according to her superstitions, used spider webs as her decorative motif.