An eclectic evening of Arts & Culture in downtown San Jose's SoFA district (and beyond) every First Friday of the month
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  • Street Mrkt

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      South FIRST FRIDAYS presents
      STREET MRKT August 5th
      7–11pm in the SoFA District

      In addition to the monthly Art Walk is STREET MRKT on First Fridays of August, September & October. This nighttime urban faire features 40+ artists, creative vendors and music out on South First Street (between San Carlos and San Salvador) in the SoFA District. All art venues and the STREET MRKT are FREE & open to the public.

      SPECIAL PERFORMANCE: 7:15pm, Bloco Do Sol (Brazilian drumming) at S. 1st Street & San Salvador intersection.

      MUSIC: DJs Turbo Sonidero, Deltatron (Peru) and Chale Brown

      STREET MRKT participating artists & indie creatives:
      Almost Done Jewelry
      American Temple by Nancy Guillen
      Bad Sign Design
      Bay Maples California Gardens
      BOLO Vintage
      Bros Lunch Movie Factory
      Keith Bunnell
      David Canavese
      Classic Loot
      Samantha Cook
      Crossroads Trading
      Current Tattooing
      DonBon
      Fatal Jewelry
      A Few Light Poems: Video Poetry in Public Spaces hosted by David Perez
      Force 129 & Betty Proper
      Francisco Franco
      Galactic Romance
      Galerie d’Art Cher pour les Porcs Riches by Michael Greco
      Maytal Gotesman
      Emo Gonzales
      Higher Fire Clayspace
      Indica Has a Posse
      Jodi408
      Loyola Works
      Luna Park Chalk Art Festival
      Masako Esparragoza
      David Mejia
      Sean Nash
      Out of Print Vintage
      Anthony Palomo
      Petite Galleria
      Al Preciado
      Rachel Riot Designs
      Joshua Rios
      Sea Senorita Studios
      Slave Labor Graphics
      South Bay Burners
      Steamy Tech
      TechShop SJ Artist in Residence
      Manuel Trujillo
      Underground Fashion Boutique
      Unique Fitz
      Valentino Loyola Productions
      Visual Confections
      Works San José
      Zonkey

      plus Craft Brew Beer & Gourmet Food Trucks

      plus Beer Garden sponsored by Lagunitas & Gourmet Food Trucks

    STREET MRKT is free and open to the public.
    STREET MRKT is a seasonal event taking place on the First Fridays of August, September and now October since the Summer of 2006.

    In addition to wonderful restaurants and cafés in the district, an assortment of food trucks will be on site including:

    STREET MRKT is produced by Two Fish Design and powered by local artists, musicians and indie-creatives.

    THANK YOU! to our STREET MRKT partners and sponsors:
    Lagunitas Brewing Co., City of San Jose’s Office of Cultural Affairs, San Jose Downtown Association, and Techshop. Supported in part by a Cultural Affairs Grant from the City of San Jose

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    CityESDlogo_2c_90hStreet Mrkt is a Bright Green San José event! The food scraps, compostable plates, cups and utensils are made into a rich natural fertilizer to reduce the amount of space taken up at landfills and to keep our soil healthy. Please check the sticker on the waste bins to make sure you’re putting items in the right bin. Thank you for contributing to a Bright Green San José.