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Welcome to
San Jose’s
Backyard
A community experience that is directly informed by the community. With an emphasis on co-creation, the success of Backyard depends on continual feedback from everyone. Let us know how we’re doing.
Come relax in the yard with coffee, games, and free Wi-Fi, or sign up for special events onsite, online, or in the app.

Monday - Saturday: 9AM-6PM
Sunday: 9AM-12PM

Evening or Sunday events after these hours require registration to help manage the capacity of the space.
This week

10.10, Thu

Playful Spirit Yoga Morning with Beverly Bachoo
9:00am - 10:00am
SPRO Coffee Lab
9:00am - 4:30pm
Community Engagement Through Creative Action
5:00pm - 8:00pm

10.11, Fri

Get Down 101 with The Get Down
9:00am - 10:00am
SPRO Coffee Lab
9:00am - 4:30pm
All Levels Flow Yoga by Be The Change Yoga
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Starlight Cinemas: Aladdin + Music before
6:00pm - 11:00pm
Sunny State Live Music
6:00pm - 7:30pm

10.12, Sat

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu by Heroes Martial Arts
9:00am - 10:00am
SPRO Coffee Lab
9:00am - 4:30pm
All Levels Flow Yoga by Be The Change Yoga
11:00am - 12:00pm
Fall Wreath Workshop with Fractal Flora
11:00am - 12:00pm
Velvet Shop Concert Series
5:00pm - 11:00pm

10.13, Sun

Kids Yoga (ages 4 to 13) by POP Kids Yoga
9:00am - 10:00am
SPRO Coffee Lab
9:00am - 4:30pm
Backyard Bazaar #MakersGonnaMake
12:00pm - 5:00pm

10.14, Mon

SPRO Coffee Lab
9:00am - 4:30pm

10.15, Tue

Qigong & Tai Chi with Nick Loffree
9:00am - 10:00am
SPRO Coffee Lab
9:00am - 4:30pm

10.16, Wed

Integrated Flow by Omnipotent Studios
9:00am - 10:00am
SPRO Coffee Lab
9:00am - 4:30pm
Fall Floral Arranging with Fractal Flora
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Get Fit for The Iron Throne by Sword Fighting School
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Improv Comedy Night: JC Currais
5:00pm - 8:00pm

10.17, Thu

Playful Spirit Yoga Morning with Beverly Bachoo
9:00am - 10:00am
SPRO Coffee Lab
9:00am - 4:30pm
A New Wave of Innovative Leadership
5:00pm - 8:00pm
MACLA Paint Night - Calaveras (Skulls)
6:00pm - 8:00pm

10.18, Fri

Get Down 101 with The Get Down
9:00am - 10:00am
SPRO Coffee Lab
9:00am - 4:30pm
All Levels Flow Yoga by Be The Change Yoga
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Community Open Mic Night
6:00pm - 11:00pm

10.19, Sat

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu by Heroes Martial Arts
9:00am - 10:00am
SPRO Coffee Lab
9:00am - 4:30pm
All Levels Flow Yoga by Be The Change Yoga
11:00am - 12:00pm

10.20, Sun

Kids Yoga (ages 4 to 13) by POP Kids Yoga
9:00am - 10:00am
SPRO Coffee Lab
9:00am - 5:00pm
Backyard Bazaar: Plants on Plants on Plants
12:00pm - 5:00pm
Succulent Pumpkin Workshop with Fractal Flora
12:00pm - 5:00pm

See you there.
Located in the heart of downtown San Jose, the historic Fountain Alley is repurposed with a purpose.