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Heritage Day in Saratoga, CA

A Dixieland jazz band, over 20 artisans, walking tours, and those fabulous Saratoga historical figures are some of the highlights of Heritage Day in Saratoga, CA, scheduled for September 28, 2013. Events will take place on Big Basin Way and at the Saratoga History Museum. Heritage day traditionally celebrates Saratoga’s…

Indian Fusion Music Ensemble

Indian Fusion Music Ensemble

Friends of Saratoga Libraries presents an Indian Fusion Music Ensemble  on August 24, 2013 at 5 PM at the Saratoga Civic Theater, 13777 Fruitvale Ave., Saratoga, CA 95070. Featured will be vocals by Malvika Sriram; violin by Krishna Parthasarathy; flute by Prasanna Rajan; mridangam by Vignes Venkataraman and Akshay Venkatensan;…

Saratoga, CA Fourth of July

  Strike up the band and join family and friends to celebrate Independence Day Saratoga style. The event will be held on Thursday, July 4 from 9:30 AM to 11 AM at the Kevin Moran Park at 12415 Scully Avenue in Saratoga. Mayor Jill Hunter will give the opening speech…

Poisoned Again?

Poisoned Again?

The Saratoga Historical Foundation is presenting a free lecture on May 21, 2013 entitled, “Poisoned Again! The Coverup and Murder of Jane Stanford.”. The lecture will take place at 7:30 PM and will be given by John Hackmann, Palo Alto Historical Association President at the Immanuel Lutheran Reception hall at…

Blossom Festival

The Saratoga History Museum is opening a new exhibit February 8, 2013: Blossoms, Sunshine, and Saratoga—Remembering the Blossom Festival. The exhibit will run through the end of May. The Blossom Festival originated in 1900 as a celebration of the end of a two-year drought and the resulting beauty of the blossoming…

Saratoga Foothills Winegrowers

Saratoga Foothills Winegrowers

The Saratoga Historical Foundation presents “The History of Winegrowing in the Foothills of the Santa Clara Valley” by Wine and Viticulture Historian Charles Sullivan along with a wine tasting. The event will take place on Tuesday, January 22, 2013. The presentation and wine tasting will take place at the Immanuel…

Saratoga Cares

Above: Board members, Saratoga Cares Foundation: Brian Safine, Maya Baba, Rishi Kumar, Kathleen King and Amit Nagpal. Saratoga Cares Foundation was formed in November 2010 with the mission “to care for all…specially the needy.  They are driven to demonstrate compassion and building a strong vibrant, integrated community.  They seek to…

Silicon Valley’s Got Talent

Silicon Valley’s Got Talent is having a “Rockin Christmas Party” on December 8, 2012 from 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm at Blue Rock Shoot in downtown Saratoga, CA. Kids perform 6:30pm to 7:30pm.  Adults start @ 7:30pm This is the last monthly event of the year so dress up in holiday festive colors.…

Shhh… The Language of Silence

Saratoga, CA resident, Raji Lukkoor recently published a memoir, entitled Inner Pilgrimage: Ten Days to a Mindful Me. She will be delivering a free presentation on her book on Sunday, April 15, 2012 at 2 PM at the Saratoga Public Library, 13650 Saratoga Ave., Saratoga, CA 95070 Raji will be sharing her…

Saratoga Lunar New Year Celebration

Dances, music, drums, crafts, arts, Chinese calligraphy, games and more are part of the Chinese Lunar New Years Celebration being held Saturday, January 28, 2012 from 11 AM to 3 PM at the Saratoga Community Center in Saratoga, CA 95070. Admission is FREE, but donations are welcome. Please make your…

Theodore Wores – Saratoga, CA Artist

Saratoga Historical Foundation, the lecture will begin at 7:30 PM on January 16, 2012 at the Immanuel Lutheran Church hall (14103 Saratoga Avenue) entitled “Theodore Wores: In Context of Time and Place.” This is a FREE lecture by Susan Hillhouse that will focus on how prevailing art trends and geographic location…

Christmas in Saratoga, CA

A new special exhibit, “Enjoy the Merry Traditions of Christmas” runs from November 11, 2011 through the end of January 2012 at the Saratoga History Museum, 20450 Saratoga-Los Gatos Road, Saratoga, CA. Charming turn of the century dolls, toys, ornaments, and Santa Clauses are some of the many items that…

How To Succeed

How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying is being presented by West Valley Light Opera at the Saratoga Civic Theater (northwest corner of Allendale and Fruitvale in Saratoga, CA) from November 5-December 3, 2011. Returning to this theater is the Pulitzer Prize-winning musical comedy; an irreverent satire about Corporate America, based on…

Jwala at McAfee

Jwala, The Immortal Flame dance concert will be presented by Abhinaya Dance Company of San Jose at McAfee Performing Arts and Lecture Center in Saratoga, CA at 6 PM, Saturday, November 19, 2011. This performance explores the role of fire in Hindu mythology and contemporary episodes. Seven dancers and six musicians are scheduled to…

Fall Crush in Saratoga Wine Country

It’s “Wine Crush” in Saratoga, CA wine country – great time to go tasting! The sights and smells this time of year are wonderful to experience first-hand, plus there’s a new release to sample:  our 2006 Cabernet Sauvignon.  Nothing like tasting wine right where the grapes are grown!  Here are…