Memorial Day Weekend in the South Bay  

As the sun-soaked days of summer approach, the South Bay is gearing up for a warm Memorial Day weekend, filled with an exciting lineup of events and long-awaited pool openings.  

Memorial Day Weekend Block Party 

When: May 28, 2023, from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. 

Where: Hue Church, Santa Clara 

About: Enjoy free grub, music, snow cones and free childcare at this Memorial Day block party. Learn more here.   

Memorial Day Ceremony at Memorial Park 

When: May 29, 2023, 9 a.m. 

Where: Memorial Park, San Jose 

About: Join Dignity Memorial and the Memorial Day Committee in honoring and remembering our fallen and missing soldiers at Oak Hill Funeral Home and Memorial Park in San Jose. The location has been hosting Memorial Day events for over 100 years. Learn more here.  

Memorial Day Art Camp 

When: May 29, 2023, from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. 

Where: Young Art, Westfield Valley Fair, Santa Clara 

About: Kids learn fundamental sketching skills, practice proportions, study sharing, and identify simple shapes at Memorial Day Camp at Young Art Westfield Valley Fair. Learn more here.  

Pool Openings 

South Bay Shores Season at California’s Great America 

When: May 26, 2023, from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. 

Where: Great American, Santa Clara 

About: Head over to the opening weekend of South Bay Shores at California’s Great America! The park offers plenty of waterslides, a lazy river, and a kids’ area. Learn more here. 

Blackberry Farm Pool Opens 

When: May 27, 2023, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. 

Where: Blackberry Farm, Cupertino 

About: The Blackberry Farm pool is back open for the summer season. Open weekends only from May 27 to June 25, and Tuesdays to Sundays from June 27 to August 20. Learn more here.  

Opening day of recreation swim at Eagle Pool 

When: May 27, 2023, from 1:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. 

Where: Eagle Park Pool, Mountain View 

About: Bring your bathing suit and towel for the opening day of Recreational swimming at Eagle Pool in Mountain View. Learn more here.