The Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series has several running destinations in California, including San Jose! So, what to do with a race weekend in Northern California? Check these attractions in San Jose off your list and you’re sure to have a scenic and eventful race weekend!
Shop the largest open-air flea market in the US. Pick up some fresh fruits and veggies to fuel you through race day, and maybe pick up a few souvenirs to take home!
Explore downtown, including San Jose history, murals and more! Downtown is a place where you can stroll, find a good place to eat pre-race, or grab a post-race drink.
Get lost in the 160 rooms of this crazy cool house (and maybe solve a mystery or two?). This house is filled with activities for puzzle-solvers who would like to exercise their minds as much as their bodies.
Relax and pack a picnic in one of California’s oldest municipal parks. With 720 acres of park, you have a chance to explore the natural side of San Jose – and maybe take a run in the park!
Shop and people-watch in this exclusive shopping area of the city. This is the perfect place to expand your runner’s wardrobe.
Discover some of the West’s best Egyptian artifacts — this cool museum holds the largest collection of Egyptian artifacts in the Western US.
Get musical with the largest Beethoven collection (outside Europe of course!). Give your feet a rest, and let your ears do all the work.
If you love interactive experiences and science, this is a must visit. Plus, there are some pretty fun IMAX movies playing.
By visiting these attractions, you’re sure to make the most of your race weekend in San Jose!