San Jose Event Center History
The San Jose Event Center has been one of the biggest attractions in California's
third largest city since it first opened its doors in 1989 on the San Jose State University campus. The venue serves as the
home of the San Jose State Spartans men's basketball team and a variety of other campus events but also has been home to several
great performances by touring artists that attract people from all over the Bay Area. The wide variety of entertainment held
at the San Jose Event Center is unmatched by any other venue in the area. All of the biggest events held at the San Jose Event
Center tend to sell out quickly so be sure to get your tickets from StubHub as soon as possible.
San Jose Event
The San Jose Event Center is well known to sports lovers as the home of the San Jose State Spartans basketball
team and there is no better place to be when they take on all of their biggest Mountain West Conference foes including San
Diego State, UNLV, Wyoming, New Mexico, Boise State, and others. Big time concerts courtesy of Drake, Pearl Jam, Kelly Clarkson,
Weezer, A Day to Remember, Wiz Khalifa, and more are also a big part of the schedule at San Jose Event Center. Other special
events taking place at the arena include stand up comedy, graduation ceremonies, and the Silicon Valley Regional of the annual
FIRST Robotics Competition. There is always something exciting taking place at the San Jose Event Center, just take a look
at the venue's schedule and pick out the events you would like to attend.
San Jose, California
always plenty to do in San Jose as it is the third largest city in all of California and the largest in Northern California.
In the 20th Century the city exploded from what had once been one of the largest undeveloped areas in the Bay Area, and a
farming town, to a major metropolitan area that earned the title the Capital of Silicon Valley. It has become world renown
for its high quality of living and its diverse options for entertainment. If you are looking to experience nature head out
to Los Gatos Creek Trail or one of the several other great hiking spots in the area. Museums like the San Jose Museum of Art
provide cultural outings for residents and visitors alike and the city's thriving arts and music scene provides plenty of
San Jose Event Center Seating Layout
The San Jose Event Center allows up to 4,600
Spartans fans for its biggest games and the electricity in the air when the Spartans take to the hardwood is palpable. For
concerts and other special events the arena admits up to 7,000 patrons. Whatever event you choose to attend at the San Jose
Event Center you are sure to have an amazing time.
The San Jose Event Center also contains a gym
with a weight room, basketball courts, racquetball courts, and more, all of which are accessible to San Jose State students.