From upscale shopping and interesting museums, you’ll find plenty of things to do in Fremont at our Silicon Valley. Discover plenty of exciting events and attractions in the nearby area, including college sports games, golf courses, hiking trails and local museums.
Good Nite Inn Fremobt’s central location near San Jose gives you easy access to California’s Great America amusement park and events at HP Pavilion and Oracle Arena.
One of the leading private universities in the world, Stanford University attracts the best and brightest scholars and athletes. Known as The Farm, Stanford is about 20 miles north of San Jose and about 25 miles south of San Francisco. Its Cardinal Football team has a healthy rivalry with the UC Berkeley Bears, playing in the Big Game each year. Stanford Hospital & Medical Center is undergoing an expansion, which is to be completed in late 2017.
450 Serra Mall, Stanford, California 94305
Naturally, Silicon Valley would be home to the Tech Museum of Innovation. Combining education with entertainment, the museum appeals to visitors of all ages. Exploring the progress of technology and science, exhibits are presented in a hands-on, investigative environment. The museum is also home to an IMAX theater featuring educational films. Visitors can get lunch or a snack at the onsite café, Primavera, and buy fun souvenirs at the Museum Store.
201 S Market St, San Jose, California 95113
Vibrant San Jose calls its downtown district the heart of the city. Here is where commerce, culture, and history meet. Visitors during the week will note the bustling office workers heading to and from work. In the evening, savor dinner at one of dozens of eclectic restaurants. Stay for the buzzy nightlife scene full of live music, theatre, and concerts. Explore historic San Jose by taking a downtown history walk. All this and more is part of the San Jose experience.
Home of the NHL Sharks, this is the premier sports, concert, and event venue in the heart of Silicon Valley. Easily accessed by public transportation, and with over 6,000 parking spots less than a half-mile away, getting to the Pavilion is a snap. Known as the Shark Tank, the Pavilion is home to die-hard hockey fans, waiting for the day the Sharks take home the Stanley Cup championship. Special events include concerts by megastars like The Rolling and family-friendly shows.
4701 Great America Pkwy, Santa Clara, California 95054
Everyone talks about the Napa Valley and Sonoma Wine Country, but Livermore wineries have been on the rise for a while now. In fact, it's one of the oldest wine regions in the state. No longer one of the best-kept secrets in Northern California, Livermore has become a prime destination for oenophiles. There are dozens of wineries specializing in many varietals, both reds and whites. Most wineries offer tastings during the weekends or by appointment. For a memorable treat, take a winery tour.
1651 Coyote Point Drive, San Mateo, CA 94401
Niles Canyon Railway Operating along part of the First Transcontinal Railroad built in the 1860's which connected San Franciso with San Jose Railroad and the rest of the nation.
Huge ice-skating sports complex that features pro-shops, exercise rooms, plus public skating, skating parties, and hockey.