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Special Events

The Special Events Program oversees all outdoor special event planning. The Special Event Program permits and authorizes outdoor special events on public and private property throughout the city.

Use this website as a guide to select an event location, to utilize the One-Start Outdoor Special Event Permit Application, and for contacting the city's Office of Cultural Affairs. If you have any questions that are not answered after searching the website, the Office of Cultural Affairs can be reached at (408) 793-4344.

The Special Event Program maintains a 2016 Events Calendar, a 2017 Events Calendar and the Special Event Guidelines which are great resources for Event Organizers.