178 City National Civic Tips
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Take the light rail if you can. It drops you at the entrance door. Cheaper than parking fees.
I wore Jeans & t-shirt..
Take VTA LightRail, station right across street between Civic Theater & SJ Convention Center! & Super Cheap for Seniors Citizens!
Parking a few blocks past the Marriott hotel, on the right hand side past the official convention center parking-$7 for the night. $10 at convention center (for a Sunday? Wth)-
Pokémon: Symphonic Evolutions
Prior to show we ate and drank beer and wine at The Blue Chip Sports Bar 325 s. First St, corner of San Carlos. It was very close by, good food and good prices.
We parked at the convention center garage and were able to use the building's front doors and elevator to exit and enter again, then just crossed the street @ the light rail stop. Worked great!
Watch out for Parking. There are signs with "City" with BIG $5.00 but under the amount has small writing "PER HOUR".
Went to Gordon Biersch with a group of 8. The service was great.
The weather was a very mild, nice evening. I wore jeans, scarf and nice tshirt type top. My husband wore jeans and a nice hoodie..
The weather was very nice..
Stayed overnight at the Fairmont (walking distance) where valet parking was 1/2 off for hybrids ($13 instead of $26).
WAR/Tower of Power
Original Joe's is close by and fabulous!
Almadez/Woz parking lot is $7 for all day
Long wait at Original Joes, so we took counter seats. Good food!
No problem with wearing jeans
The Almaden/Woz parking lot is $7 for all day
I parked at the convention ctr pkg garage on San Carlos for $11
Moderately casual. the audience was 90% senior citizens so no jeans.
Parking was very expensive at $5 per hour.
In the Mood
Had drinks and appetizers at Original Joes after the show, very nice!