Fun Things to Do This July in Silicon Valley

July is bursting with traditional fireworks, celebrations and events throughout Silicon Valley. Maximize your peak summertime days and nights with parades, music, movies, and fairs...all right here, all close to home. Time honored offerings and new discoveries are yours for the asking from these many local July events.  Enjoy and Happy 4th!!!

Saturday, July 1

Celebrating Great American Songbook | Stanford Jazz Festival
PALO ALTO

VENUE     Dinkelspiel Auditorium - Stanford Campus
TIME         2 PM
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Tuesday, July 4

July 4th Old Fashioned Parade & Celebration
REDWOOD CITY

VENUE     Downtown Redwood City
TIME         10 AM
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July 4th Parade & Celebration
MENLO PARK

VENUE     Burgess Park
TIME         11:45 AM
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San Francisco Symphony 4th of July Fireworks & Concert
MOUNTAIN VIEW

VENUE     Shoreline Amphitheater
TIME         8 PM
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Wednesday, July 5

Blue Summit - Bluegrass | Music in the Park
REDWOOD CITY

VENUE     Stafford Park
TIME         6 PM
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Ken Peplowski & Ehud Asherie | Stanford Jazz Festival
PALO ALTO

VENUE     Campbell Recital Hall - Stanford Campus
TIME         8 PM
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Thursday, July 6

Fantastic Beasts & Where To Find Them | Movies on the Square
REDWOOD CITY

VENUE     Courthouse Square
TIME         6 PM
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Friday, July 7

Tribute to the Beatles - Paperback Writer | Music on the Square
REDWOOD CITY

VENUE     Courthouse Square
TIME         6 PM
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Osaka Tribute to Jimmy Smith | Stanford Jazz Festival
PALO ALTO

VENUE     Campbell Recital Hall
TIME         8 PM
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Saturday, July 8

Tommy Igoe Groove Conspiracy Plays Steely Dan | Stanford Jazz Festival
PALO ALTO

VENUE     Campbell Recital Hall
TIME         8 PM
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Sunday, July 9

Shai Maestro Trio | Stanford Jazz Festival
PALO ALTO

VENUE     Bing Studio
TIME         7:30 PM
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Tuesday, July 11

Kat Parra | Portola Vineyards Summer Jazz
PORTOLA VALLEY

VENUE     Portola Vineyards
TIME         6 PM
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Wednesday, July 12

Janel & the Heist | Music in the Park
REDWOOD CITY

VENUE     Stafford Park
TIME         6 PM
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Tom Rigney & Flambeau | Summer Concert Series
MENLO PARK

VENUE     Fremont Park
TIME         6:30 PM
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Thursday, July 13

Dr. Strange | Movies on the Square  
REDWOOD CITY

VENUE     Courthouse Square
TIME         8:45 PM
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Friday, July 14

Long Train Runnin | Music on the Square
REDWOOD CITY

VENUE     Courthouse Square
TIME         6 PM
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Goo Goo Dolls & Phillip Phillips
MOUNTAIN VIEW

VENUE     Shoreline Amphitheater
TIME         8 PM
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Saturday, July 15

Andrea Motis & Scott Hamilton | Stanford Jazz Festival
PALO ALTO

VENUE     Dinkelspiel Auditorium - Stanford Campus
TIME         8 PM
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Menlo Summerfest Cool Down, Day 1: Art, Music, Fun Run/Walk, Food
MENLO PARK

VENUE     Fremont Park
TIME         10 AM
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Sunday, July 16

Menlo Summerfest Cool Down, Day 2: Art, Music, Fun Run/Walk, Food
MENLO PARK

VENUE     Fremont Park
TIME         10 AM
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Wayne Wallace Quintet | Stanford Jazz Festival
PALO ALTO

VENUE     Dinkelspiel Auditorium - Stanford Campus
TIME         8 PM
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Monday, July 17

Dial “P” for Piano: Vuckovich Quintet Plays Sonny Clark | Stanford Jazz Festival
PALO ALTO

VENUE     Campbell Recital Hall - Stanford Campus
TIME         7:30
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Wednesday, July 19

Kyle Jester | Music in the Park
REDWOOD CITY

VENUE     Stafford Park
TIME         6 PM
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Ruth Davies Blues Night | Stanford Jazz Festival
PALO ALTO

VENUE     Dinkelspiel Auditorium
TIME         7:30 PM
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Freddy Clarke Wobbly World | Summer Concert Series
MENLO PARK

VENUE     Fremont Park
TIME         6:30 PM
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Thursday, July 20

The Princess Bride | Movies on the Square
REDWOOD CITY

VENUE     Courthouse Square
TIME         8:45 PM
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Friday, July 21

Lara Price (Blues) | Music on the Square
REDWOOD CITY

VENUE     Courthouse Square
TIME         6 PM
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Counting Crows & Matchbox Twenty
MOUNTAIN VIEW

VENUE     Shoreline Amphitheater
TIME         6:45 PM
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Saturday, July 22

Anat Cohen & Choro Aventuroso | Stanford Jazz Festival
PALO ALTO

VENUE     Dinkelspiel Hall - Stanford Campus
TIME         8 PM
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Sunday, July 23

Peter John Stoltzman & Friends : New Standards | Stanford Jazz Festival
PALO ALTO

VENUE     Dinkelspiel Hall - Stanford Campus
TIME         7:30 PM
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Monday, July 24

Sandy Cressman: Homage to Brazil | Stanford Jazz Festival
PALO ALTO

VENUE     Campbell Recital Hall - Stanford Campus
TIME         7:30 PM
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Wednesday, July 26

Tortilla Soup | Music in the Park
REDWOOD CITY

VENUE     Stafford Park
TIME         6 PM
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Allison Miller Quartet Ft. Anat Cohen | Stanford Jazz Festival
PALO ALTO

VENUE     Dinkelspiel Auditorium - Stanford Campus
TIME         7:30 PM
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Jessica Johnson | Summer Concert Series
MENLO PARK

VENUE     Fremont Park
TIME         6:30 PM
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Thursday, July 27

An Evening with Victor Lin | Stanford Jazz Festival
PALO ALTO

VENUE     Dinkelspiel Auditorium - Stanford Campus
TIME         7:30 PM
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Moana | Menlo Movie Series
MENLO PARK

VENUE     Orietta Harris Community Center
TIME         8:45 PM
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Friday, July 28

Rafa | Music on the Square
REDWOOD CITY

VENUE     Courthouse Square
TIME         6 PM
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Avenged Sevenfold
MOUNTAIN VIEW

VENUE     Shoreline Amphitheater
TIME         6:30 PM
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Saturday, July 29

John Mayer
MOUNTAIN VIEW

VENUE     Shoreline Amphitheater
TIME         7 PM
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Ambrose Akinmusire Quartet | Stanford Jazz Festival
PALO ALTO

VENUE     Dinkelspiel Auditorium - Stanford Campus
TIME         8 PM
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Sunday, July 30

Tumbao Bravo | Portola Vineyards Summer Jazz
PORTOLA VALLEY

VENUE     Portola Valley Vineyards
TIME         6 PM
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Taylor Eigsti Quartet | Stanford Jazz Festival
PALO ALTO

VENUE     Dinkelspiel Auditorium - Stanford Campus
TIME         8 PM
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Monday, July 31

George Cables Trio | Stanford Jazz Festival
PALO ALTO

VENUE     Dinkelspiel Auditorium - Stanford Campus
TIME         8 PM
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