Live Music: Super Soul Brothers | Friday July 4th! @ 7pm

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San Pedro Square Market Live Music: Join SPSM and San Jose Jazz for a liver performance with the Super Soul Brothers on the 4th of July, 2014 @ 7pm in the Market Plaza.

Hear video game theme songs from Sonic the Hedgehog, Link, Mario, and others in a new light. Simply put, Super Soul Bros. covers video game music, with a lot of soul.

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Live Music: Daydream Nation Vol. 27 | Sat. June 28th @ 7p

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San Pedro Square Market Live Music: | Content Magazine| Grand Fanali Presents the "Best Free Concert Series" as voted by Metro. "Daydream Nation" is a FREE local music showcase at San Pedro Square Market on the last Saturday of each month. Join us on Saturday, June 28th @ 7pm

All Ages. FREE to the public!

More about the bands:
The Gillbillies San Jose surf/ rockabilly:

"Troubador!" Livermore indie/ garage:

Tim Atlas San Jose indie:

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Live Music: Harvey Wainapel Quartet | Friday June 27th @ 7p

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San Pedro Square Market Live Music: Join SPSM and San Jose Jazz for a live performance with Harvey Wainapel Quartet on Friday, June 27th, 2014 @ 7pm in the Market Plaza.

With collaboration credits including artists McCoy Tyner, Claudia Villela, Ray Charles, Jovino Santos Neto, and other prominent music influencers, Harvey Wainapel has pushed the saxophone onto the international scene. He has performed in over 22 countries, and currently focuses on Bay Area performances, acting both as a bandleader and a freelancer around the area. As sax master Joe Lovano says, “It’s a pleasure to listen to Harvey’s soulful interpretations!”

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Female Singer Songwriter Showcase Saturday June 21st @ 8pm

San Pedro Square Market Live Music: Join SPSM for a live female singer songwriter showcase on Saturday June 21st, 2014 @ 8pm in the Market Plaza.

Adira Shark

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Sarah Jaye 

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Market Wine Pour | Saturday July 19th 1-5pm

market wine pourThe San Pedro Square Market presents The Market Wine Pour, "A Golden State of Mind" on Saturday, July 19th, 2014 from 1-5pm

Check-in begins at 12PM, Tastings start at 1PM!

Purchase a ticket or a discount 4-pack of tickets: Receive your own "Market-branded" stemless wine glass and unlimited tastings at all winery tasting locations across The Market.




Taste wine selections from over 20 different wineries all across The Market and gain vino knowledge from each of the brand representatives!

Enjoy delicious Arisan treats that pair perfectly with your Pinot Grigio, Cabernet, or Riesling

The Ren Geisick Duo and The John Worley Duo will be performing!! Grab a glass and take a seat and listen to our amazing jazz groups that will be playing on stage in our plaza during the event. 

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Take a stroll around The Market and shop at some of our artisan vendor booths, carrying everything from unique jewelry to pottery. 

Make sure to stop by the Sidewalk nearest St. John street to watch as local chalk artists create works of art down the walkways. Art Starts @ 12:30PM! 

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WORLD CUP Viewing Party w/ SJ Earthquakes Tues. July 8th @ 1p

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The San Jose Earthquakes are excited to host a Passport Program for the 2014 World Cup!

Visit with the Earthquakes at the San Pedro Square Market on Tuesday, July 8th, 2014 @ 1pm for the kick off event to watch the game!

Part of the Earthquakes Passport Program, collect a stamp at each location including the market, and earn prizes as you attend multiple events.  Each party will also feature raffles at halftime - including scarves & autographed items.

Here's what we'll have on site: 

+Earthquakes street team with prizes and giveaways

+Earthquakes AdVan on site for fans to play FIFA '14 & View the Live Game

Mark your calendars and we'll see you at the Market on July 8th!

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PAINT NITE(s): June 25th @ 7pm & June 28th @ 11am | $45

paintings51e6af4704c202.69754206Join Artist Gabriel Nazareta in painting together "Decorative Wine" at the Market for Paint Nite on Wednesday June 25th, 2014 @ 7pm in the Market Garage!

REGISTER HERE w/ Tickets at $45 JUNE 25th @ 7PM: 






paintings535d664a873f00.69061005Also, check out the Second Paint Event at the Market on Saturday, June 28th @ 11:00am to paint 'Beach Days" also with Artist Gabriel Nazareta.


In just about two hours, while you’re sipping on a cocktail (BYOB / Purchase at the Market Bar), our performing artists will guide you through each painting so that you come up with your own unique masterpiece at the end of the night that you will be amazed YOU created. We provide everything you will need: canvas, paints, brushes and even a smock. You just bring your fun loving friends and have a few cocktails to keep the spirits high and inhibitions to a minimum and we'll make sure your inner Picasso is unleashed!

Events last approximately two hours, at the end of which you get to take home your new masterpiece. We use acrylic paint in primary colors and provide 16”x20” canvases at all of our events.


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Live Music: Wally Schnalle and the 2014 Summer Jazz Camp Faculty Friday June 20th @ 7pm

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San Pedro Square Market Live Music: Join SPSM and San Jose Jazz for a live performance with Wally Schnalle and the 2014 Jazz Camp Faculty on Friday June 20th, 2014 @ 7:00pm in the Market Plaza.

Join celebrated drummer Wally Schnalle and the 2014 Summer Jazz Camp faculty for a special performance, featuring both a classic jazz repertoire and a few original compositions. Potential students as well as well as the rest of the jazz loving community will be able to get a first hand experience showing the high quality of the San Jose Jazz Camp faculty.

Wally Schnalle, drums
Kat Parra, vocals
Brian Ho, keyboard
Nichole Boaz, keyboard
Hristo Vitchev, guitar
Saul Sierra, bass
Charles McNeal, saxophone
Oscar Pangalinon, saxophone
John Worley, trumpet
Dave Martell, trombone
Dave Flores, percussion, drums
Jimmy Biala, percussion, drums

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Arepa Swing! Now Open @ the Market Hall - Venezuelan Quisine

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Join SPSM in welcoming our newest vendor, Arepa Swing!  Arepa is a flatbread made of ground maize dough and is a Venezuelan delicacy! It's a daily tradition that can be served with various items such as cheese, avocado, jam, or split and used to make sandwiches.  Arepa Swing, located in the Market Hall at San Pedro Square Market will offer the best and most traditional Venezuelan Arepas, all glutten-free! Stop on by and grab a bite!

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Make the Market your World Cup viewing Headquarters!

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Make the market your World Cup viewing headquarters...

The San Pedro Square Market Main Bar will open on the weekends at 9:00am Fridays - Sundays during the World Cup!

Breakfast food items will be available at Robee's Felafel, The Little Chef Counter, Loteria Taco Bar and CaliDog. Get here early to get a good seat!

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Live Music: Super Soul Brothers | Saturday June 14th @ 8pm

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San Pedro Square Market Live Music: Join SPSM for a live show with the Super Soul Brothers on Saturday June 14th, 2014 @ 8pm in the market plaza.

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Live Music: iiii band | Friday June 13th @ 7pm

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San Pedro Square Market Live Music: Join SPSM and San Jose Jazz for a live performance with iiii on Friday, June 13th, 2014 @ 7pm in the market plaza.

iiii is an exciting and engaging new young band, mixing their East Coast jazz training with pop, singer/songwriter, and R&B influences to forge a new and captivating sound. The band uses a collective songwriting process, where members bring different ideas for the group to experiment with and shape into completed songs; it is a unique connection that enhances songs from Alicia Keys to Joni Mitchell, as well as original music, and the occasional jazz standard. In 2013, iiii recorded and released its self-titled debut album of original songs. The group also released an EP, Run iiii Cover, which includes versions of songs by Marvin Gaye, Jessie Ware, and Al Green.

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Sign Up Today! | Stanford Blood Drive @ the Market June 13th 10a-2p

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Join San Pedro Square Market and the Stanford Blood Center in giving back to those in need!  The Market will be hosting a blood drive on Friday June 13th from 10am - 2pm.

All donors will receive a Baskin Robbins "Pint" voucher taboot!

See you this summer as the market community gives back to Silicon Valley!

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CAL POLY Alumni Mixer | Tuesday June 24th 6-9pm

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Calling all Cal Poly SLO alumni!  Swing by the San Pedro Square Market on Tuesday June 24th, 2014 from 6pm-9pm to socialize with fellow Cal Poly Bay Area Alumni!

The San Pedro Square Market features 17 places to eat, 3 bars and a coffee shop. Bring your friends, spread the word, and get ready for a fun evening with your fellow Mustangs! 

Please RSVP by Tuesday, June 17 to reserve your spot. It's $10 per person which includes a drink ticket and the first round of appetizers is complimentary of the SF-SJ Alumni Chapter! The group will have a reserved section outside near the adobe house in the Market Plaza.


GO MUSTANGS, and see you soon! 

Questions? Contact:

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Dustin Yoder 08'

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Live Music: Footnotes Big Band Friday June 6th @ 7pm

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San Pedro Square Market Live Music: Join SPSM and San Jose Jazz this week for a live performance with the Footnotes Big Band on Friday June 6th, 2014 @ 7:00pm in the market plaza.

Footnotes Big Band originated at Foothill College over 15 years ago, and continues today as an independent Bay Area band under the leadership of  trombonist Lori Stotko. This talented group showcases local composers such as John Gove, Howard Cespedes, Rick Walsh, Wayne Wallace, Tod Dickow, Don Piestrup, and Paul Mernyk, the band’s pianist. They also perform pieces by other contemporary writers, including Gordon Goodwin ,Dave Holland, Maria Schneider and Vince Mendoza. They also have a great library of Thad Jones, Duke Ellington, and Count Basie arrangements, so come ready to dance!

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