Welcome to the San Jose Office of Cultural Affairs
The Office of Cultural Affairs is the City of San Jose's lead agency for supporting and promoting the development of a rich arts and cultural environment for this diverse city's nearly one million residents, its workers who live in neighboring communities, and its many visitors.
The City recognizes that arts and culture are essential elements in the character and quality of life in a vibrant community. As the largest city in northern California and the capital of Silicon Valley, City Government has a special opportunity and obligation to ensure that San Jose is an effective hub of a wide array of arts and cultural opportunities throughout Silicon Valley.
Note: Links to external sites are provided as a public service. These sites are not the responsibility of the OCA or the City of San Jose
. Their inclusion does not represent an endorsement of their content by the City.