Sunnyvale Events & Attractions


What’s going on in Sunnyvale?

Looking for things to do in Sunnyvale?  Try music, food and fun – that’s what our special events are all about. Check out the events centered in the downtown area, get together with family and friends, and go out and make a day (or a night) of it.

(NOTE: When possible, websites and/or phone numbers are provided for the various events below. If this information isn’t currently available, we’ll post updates in the Communities section of this website with details on event times and locations and other relevant information as it becomes available.)

Sunnyvale Farmers’ Market

This fresh foods market is open all year long, on Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Typically you’ll find more than 50 vendors with a wide selection of fresh local produce as well as many other tasty and unique food items. Located at Murphy Street and Washington Ave.

The Magic of Sunnyvale

Here’s a great annual event that combines real magic by magicians with a wine stroll and plenty of shopping and eating in downtown. The wine stroll is for people 21 or older and offers the opportunity to taste wines from local vineyards. There’s a nominal fee for the wine stroll, and everything else is free. Usually held in the spring during the afternoon. More information at the Magic of Sunnyvale web page.

Sunnyvale Art and Wine Festival

Look no further for great things to do in Sunnyvale.  For more than 40 years, this annual early-summer festival has attracted hundreds of local artists and craftspeople. Plenty of wine and other delicious drinks are available. Located downtown in the area of Washington and Murphy avenues. Contact the Sunnyvale Chamber of Commerce for additional details at (408) 736-4971.

Summer Series Music + Market

Spanning several summer months, Wednesday evenings are a great time to head to downtown Sunnyvale for some great music and an artist market. The weekly events are held in the 100 block of Murphy Ave. Sponsored by Sunnyvale Downtown.

Jazz and Beyond

It’s more than just jazz – it’s jazz, blues, R&B, funk and much more. The experience includes dinner where you can choose menu items from more than 20 participating restaurants. This series takes place on Murphy Ave., on Saturday evenings during the summer. Sponsored by Sunnyvale Downtown.