San José

Designing St. James Park

Image courtesy of Sergio Ruiz.

San Jose is hosting a juried design competition to transform St. James Park into a vibrant and awe-inspiring public space. The goal is to inspire everyday use and enjoyment of the park, reinforce a dynamic downtown and celebrate the city’s history and future. Come hear about the process and get a sneak preview of the design submissions in a new exhibition hosted at SPUR.

+ Ray Bramson / City of San Jose
+ Scott Davidson / MIG
+ Marybeth Harasz / City of San Jose Parks, Recreation and Neighborhood Services
+ Rick Holden / Friends of Levitt Pavilion


Free for SPUR members.
$10 for non-members.
Pre-registration is not necessary for this event.

Refund Policy

Sponsorship payments: Will not be refunded, as sponsorship benefits take effect immediately and are on-going through the date of the event.

Auxiliary Services

If, in order to participate in a SPUR event, you need auxiliary aids or services for a disability (e.g., qualified interpreter, qualified reader, written materials, taped texts) please submit your request five business days before the event to or 415-781-8726 x132. SPUR will work with you in identifying effective auxiliary aids or services that it can provide. If you need to cancel your request, please notify SPUR at least two business days before the event.