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August 2019

August 1: Taylor Street Night+Market

Street Food. Libations. Live Music. Creative Retailers and Art Vendors. Games.

LOCATION: Gordon Biersch Brewery, 357 E. Taylor Street, San Jose, CA

TIMES: 5 PM to 9 PM

VENDOR APPLICATION: http://www.sanjosemade.com/taylor-street-night-market-2019

FACEBOOK EVENT: https://www.facebook.com/events/411530169658087/

August 8: Taylor Street Night+Market

Street Food. Libations. Live Music. Creative Retailers and Art Vendors. Games.

LOCATION: Gordon Biersch Brewery, 357 E. Taylor Street, San Jose, CA

TIMES: 5 PM to 9 PM

VENDOR APPLICATION: http://www.sanjosemade.com/taylor-street-night-market-2019

FACEBOOK EVENT: https://www.facebook.com/events/411530169658087/

August 15: Taylor Street Night+Market

Street Food. Libations. Live Music. Creative Retailers and Art Vendors. Games.

LOCATION: Gordon Biersch Brewery, 357 E. Taylor Street, San Jose, CA

TIMES: 5 PM to 9 PM

VENDOR APPLICATION: http://www.sanjosemade.com/taylor-street-night-market-2019

FACEBOOK EVENT: https://www.facebook.com/events/411530169658087/

August 18: Women are the Heroes! x SV Drag Brunch

To celebrate Silicon Valley Comic Con weekend in downtown San Jose, this first ever Backyard SJ (https://www.backyardsj.com) creative retail event will feature five women artists and makers who are representing the power and meaningfulness of being a female small business owners in San José. Additionally, SV Pride (https://www.svpride.com/) will be bringing their locally loved Drag Brunch event to Backyard SJ from 12 PM to 2 PM. Free admission.

Backyard SJ is a pop-up community garden featuring local events in San Jose’s Fountain Alley.

LOCATION: Backyard SJ, 35 South 2nd St, San Jose, CA 95113

TIMES: 12 PM to 5 PM

August 22: Taylor Street Night+Market

Street Food. Libations. Live Music. Creative Retailers and Art Vendors. Games.

LOCATION: Gordon Biersch Brewery, 357 E. Taylor Street, San Jose, CA

TIMES: 5 PM to 9 PM

VENDOR APPLICATION: http://www.sanjosemade.com/taylor-street-night-market-2019

FACEBOOK EVENT: https://www.facebook.com/events/411530169658087/

August 25: GROWTH - Empire in the Air x SJMADE

GROWTH is a dedication to the Bay Area bringing you Bay Area artists, creative retail vendors and performers to celebrate how our home provides a cultivating environment for creativity to flourish.

LOCATION: Forager Tasting Room & Eatery, 420 S 1st St, San Jose, CA 95172

TIMES: 11 AM to 4 PM

FACEBOOK EVENT: https://www.facebook.com/events/206328906931380/

August 25: Plants on Plants on Plants!

For plant lovers, plant enthusiasts or even people looking to get into plants, San Jose Made will be bringing to downtown San Jose a whole event featuring plant retailers, florists, DIY gardening workshops, fruit & veggie plant retailers and more to Backyard SJ (https://www.backyardsj.com). Free admission.

Backyard SJ is a pop-up community garden featuring local events in San Jose’s Fountain Alley.

LOCATION: Backyard SJ, 35 South 2nd St, San Jose, CA 95113

TIMES: 12 PM to 5 PM

APPLY TO VEND: Email info@sanjosemade.com with your Business Name, Email, Instagram and any relevant links to your work and/or business.

August 29: Taylor Street Night+Market

Street Food. Libations. Live Music. Creative Retailers and Art Vendors. Games.

LOCATION: Gordon Biersch Brewery, 357 E. Taylor Street, San Jose, CA

TIMES: 5 PM to 9 PM

VENDOR APPLICATION: http://www.sanjosemade.com/taylor-street-night-market-2019

FACEBOOK EVENT: https://www.facebook.com/events/411530169658087/

September 2019

September 1: Pet Celebration Day!

A celebration of pets! This San Jose Made event at Backyard SJ (https://www.backyardsj.com) will celebrate all things pets. We'll have artists on-hand doing pet portraits as well as local creative retailers selling fun and friendly goods for your pets. Free admission.

Backyard SJ is a pop-up community garden featuring local events in San Jose’s Fountain Alley.

LOCATION: Backyard SJ, 35 South 2nd St, San Jose, CA 95113

TIMES: 12 PM to 5 PM

APPLY TO VEND: Email info@sanjosemade.com with your Business Name, Email, Instagram and any relevant links to your work and/or business.

September 8: Cute AF!

A celebration of the cutest cuteness around! This week's San Jose Made event at Backyard SJ (https://www.backyardsj.com) will feature exceptionally cute work by local makers, artists, designers and emerging brands. All about that cute aesthetic! Free admission.

Backyard SJ is a pop-up community garden featuring local events in San Jose’s Fountain Alley.

LOCATION: Backyard SJ, 35 South 2nd St, San Jose, CA 95113

TIMES: 12 PM to 5 PM

APPLY TO VEND: Email info@sanjosemade.com with your Business Name, Email, Instagram and any relevant links to your work and/or business.

September 15: Tiny Objects Pop-Up Market!

A celebration of the charm and whimsy of small handcrafted objects. This week’s San Jose Made event at Backyard SJ (https://www.backyardsj.com) will feature the tiny meticulously crafted work by local makers, artists and designers. All featured work will be smaller than the palm of an average-sized hand! Free admission.

Backyard SJ is a pop-up community garden featuring local events in San Jose’s Fountain Alley.

LOCATION: Backyard SJ, 35 South 2nd St, San Jose, CA 95113

TIMES: 12 PM to 5 PM

APPLY TO VEND: Email info@sanjosemade.com with your Business Name, Email, Instagram and any relevant links to your work and/or business.

September 22: Plants on Plants on Plants!

For plant lovers, plant enthusiasts or even people looking to get into plants, San Jose Made will be bringing to downtown San Jose a whole event featuring plant retailers, florists, DIY gardening workshops, fruit & veggie plant retailers and more to Backyard SJ (https://www.backyardsj.com). Free admission. Free admission.

Backyard SJ is a pop-up community garden featuring local events in San Jose’s Fountain Alley.

LOCATION: Backyard SJ, 35 South 2nd St, San Jose, CA 95113

TIMES: 12 PM to 5 PM

APPLY TO VEND: Email info@sanjosemade.com with your Business Name, Email, Instagram and any relevant links to your work and/or business.

September 29: Prepare for #Inktober!

Every October, artists and illustrators all over the world take on the #Inktober drawing challenge, creating a new ink-based drawing every day for the entire month. To celebrate and prepare for this year's #Inktober, this week's San Jose Made event at Backyard SJ (https://www.backyardsj.com) will feature experienced local artists and illustrators sharing their #Inktober experiences and insights through panel discussions and live drawings. Afterwards, browse each artist and illustrator's work at their retail booths. Lineup and online tickets available soon.

Backyard SJ is a pop-up community garden featuring local events in San Jose’s Fountain Alley.

LOCATION: Backyard SJ, 35 South 2nd St, San Jose, CA 95113

TIMES: 12 PM to 5 PM

October 2019

October 5: Martial Cottle Park’s Fall Festival 2019

A fun, lively annual fall festival celebration of local food, the harvest season, local makers and San José’s agricultural history in a beautiful south San José park.

LOCATION: Martial Cottle Park, 5283 Snell Ave, San Jose, CA

TIMES: 10 AM to 3 PM

VENDOR APPLICATION: http://www.sanjosemade.com/fall-festival-2019

October 6: The Perfect Greeting Card

A perfectly worded, perfectly designed greeting card can elevate a special occasion into a truly special MOMENT. This week’s San Jose Made event at Backyard SJ (https://www.backyardsj.com) will feature our favorite Bay Area greeting card makers and illustrators, giving all attendees an opportunity to shop for that perfect greeting card all in one place. Free admission.

Backyard SJ is a pop-up community garden featuring local events in San Jose’s Fountain Alley.

LOCATION: Backyard SJ, 35 South 2nd St, San Jose, CA 95113

TIMES: 12 PM to 5 PM

APPLY TO VEND: Email info@sanjosemade.com with your Business Name, Email, Instagram and any relevant links to your work and/or business.

October 13: #MakersGonnaMake!

A Sunday Fun-Day of DIY crafts and making. This week’s San Jose Made event at Backyard SJ (https://www.backyardsj.com) will feature a day full of DIY crafting and maker workshops. For one flat ticket fee, each attendee will be able to experience five unique workshops led by local makers. Workshop lineup and online tickets available soon.

Backyard SJ is a pop-up community garden featuring local events in San Jose’s Fountain Alley.

LOCATION: Backyard SJ, 35 South 2nd St, San Jose, CA 95113

TIMES: 12 PM to 5 PM

APPLY TO VEND: Email info@sanjosemade.com with your Business Name, Email, Instagram and any relevant links to your work and/or business.

October 20: Plants on Plants on Plants!

For plant lovers, plant enthusiasts or even people looking to get into plants, San Jose Made will be bringing to downtown San Jose a whole event featuring plant retailers, florists, DIY gardening workshops, fruit & veggie plant retailers and more to Backyard SJ (https://www.backyardsj.com). Free admission.

Backyard SJ is a pop-up community garden featuring local events in San Jose’s Fountain Alley.

LOCATION: Backyard SJ, 35 South 2nd St, San Jose, CA 95113

TIMES: 12 PM to 5 PM

APPLY TO VEND: Email info@sanjosemade.com with your Business Name, Email, Instagram and any relevant links to your work and/or business.

October 27: How to Be a Full-time Maker in the Bay!

This week's San Jose Made event at Backyard SJ (https://www.backyardsj.com) will feature eight makers who do their maker business full-time in the Bay Area. Shop their work and hear their stories as they'll share their insights and experiences in doing their maker business full-time in a region known for its staggeringly high cost of living. For all people who are looking to do their maker business full-time or even for those looking to start one, this is a must attend event. Lineup and online tickets available soon.

Backyard SJ is a pop-up community garden featuring local events in San Jose’s Fountain Alley.

LOCATION: Backyard SJ, 35 South 2nd St, San Jose, CA 95113

TIMES: 12 PM to 5 PM

APPLY TO VEND: Email info@sanjosemade.com with your Business Name, Email, Instagram and any relevant links to your work and/or business.

November 2019

November 30: Small Business Saturday Fair

Shop local small businesses, meet your local small business owners and celebrate small business culture in one fun, lively shopping experience.

LOCATION: Forager Tasting Room & Eatery, 420 S 1st St, San Jose, CA 95172

TIMES: 11 AM to 6 PM

VENDOR APPLICATION: Applications will be available the first week of September.

December 2019

December 14 to December 15: San Jose Craft Holiday Fair

Our annual large-scale holiday craft fair featuring over 275 amazing makers, designers, artists and emerging brands.

LOCATION: South Hall, 435 S. Market Street, San Jose, CA

TIMES: 11 AM to 5 PM each day

VENDOR APPLICATION: http://www.sanjosemade.com/apply-to-san-jose-craft-holiday-fair-2019