Ride or drive?  We suggest you ride!
VTA will have special bus and Light Rail service for the Rotary Fireworks.


Getting to and from downtown for an event as popular as the fireworks can be tough.  We strongly urge using VTA bus or Light Rail service.

The following is a list of street closures and times, please check back as this information may change:

  • Eastbound Auzerais from Bird to Woz Way  -  starting at 7:30PM
  • San Carlos from Delmas to Market  -  starting at 5:00PM
  • San Carlos offramp from 87 north - starting at 7:30PM
  • Almaden between San Carlos and Woz Way  -  from 7:00PM
  • Woz Way from San Carlos to Almaden Boulevard  -  from 6:00PM

Public Transit

We highly recommend riding public transport.  VTA will operate special Light Rail and bus service, making access to downtown easy, safe and convenient!  Click
[here] for information.


With multiple street closures, we strongly recommend parking north of San Fernando Street.   For more information, please click [here].


Hotel Accommodations

Come downtown and stay the night!

Downtown San Jose has many hotels and attractions.  Below are a few hotels within close proximity to Discovery Meadow:

san jose marriott

Hilton san jose

The Fairmont san jose

The Sainte Claire

Hyatt Place San Jose/downtown