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Plaza de Cesar Chavez Park

Market Street, San Jose, CA 95112
+1 408-535-3570
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Beautiful downtown park

From the water fountains to the extravaganza of Christmas in the Park, this park really is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Castro Valley, California
Christmas in the Park 2017

Each year Christmas in the Park is held at Plaza de Cesar Chavez Park. There is fun rides... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Fremont, California
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3.05 developed acres Picnic Areas, Fountain, Cafe, Seasonal Farmer's Market, Summer Concert Series.
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good42%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Market Street, San Jose, CA 95112
+1 408-535-3570
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Reviewed 1 week ago

From the water fountains to the extravaganza of Christmas in the Park, this park really is beautiful for both adults and children to enjoy. The park is in the middle of the road (it splits the directions of traffic so please be careful walking to...More

Thank clf1967
Reviewed 1 week ago

Each year Christmas in the Park is held at Plaza de Cesar Chavez Park. There is fun rides (ferris wheel and many others), ice skating, as well as a park full of Christmas trees, Christmas displays, and train rides. There is a stage for live...More

Thank mini
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

We spent a good 90 minutes at the Plaza de Cesar Chavez this weekend. Between the Christmas Trees, rides, photo opps, and more it was a blast. The park is great year round, too.

Thank ProfAragon
Reviewed 20 October 2017

Yep, the fountain you can splash in is the major summertime cool off spot, but there is also a pretty great concert series (paid entry) and the ever popular Christmas in the Park here too! This is a real melting pot San Jose location- you...More

Thank mmoguls
Reviewed 19 August 2017

This park has come a long way. Lots of trees and good programming over the summer months. They have Adirondack chairs and its very clean. I LOVE this park--highly recommended if you're in downtown and need some green space.

Thank Claudia G
Reviewed 19 August 2017

This park is smack in the middle of downtown San Jose. It isn't much most of the year... seasonal fountains going for local kids to play in on hot days, a number of benches and shade trees and some grass. And... the pay-bathroom pod on...More

Thank Lise W
Reviewed 8 August 2017

don't waste your time...not much there. very small, open park with nothing in it. during the afternoon, the place packs with homeless people trying to get the benches to sleep on.....

Thank Fred A
Reviewed 8 August 2017

This park was across the street from our hotel. It was enjoyable to see the children playing in the water and wish I could have joined. Seemed popular with local families.

Thank Sonia F
Reviewed 21 July 2017

not a must see but if you have time do it, easy walk from downtown san Jose and on hot day kids will enjoy the splash from the fountains

Thank lagfleur
Reviewed 16 May 2017

This was my second visit to San Jose when Christmas in the Park was going on, and I again got to enjoy the amazing variety of decorated Christmas trees, the yummy fair food, the elaborate holiday displays, music, and amazing decorations that fill the park....More

Thank dunadan
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