Requirements for Entry:
Mask, Proof of Vaccination & Valid ID
What to Bring:
• Valid Photo ID (Ages 18 and Up)
• Proof of Full Vaccination (Ages 12 and Up) *
- Full Vaccination = 14+ days after final vaccine dose.
- Negative COVID tests are not allowed to be used as a substitute for proof of vaccination unless they are accompanied by a religious or medical written exemption as outlined in the City of San Jose’s FAQs.
- Children under 12 will not require proof of a negative COVID-19 test.
For more info, please review the venue’s Health and Safety Policy.
“Delightful. As imaginative as it is captivating! – Metro Silicon Valley
San Jose’s favorite Nutcracker comes to the beautiful California Theatre in downtown San Jose, for a truly magical holiday experience.
The San Jose Nutcracker is a joyful holiday production that transports the well-loved story to turn-of-the-century San Jose.
The fun begins at every performance with festive holiday decorations in the elegant lobby, courtesy of San Jose’s renowned Christmas in the Park, an official partner. Attendees can meet costumed characters and be photographed in magical fairytale settings, plus enjoy inventive displays from History San Jose, and treats and toys available for purchase.
Tickets start at just $25.
Options include a VIP Onstage Experience. Select any $95 seat to upgrade to VIP for a fantastical on-stage visit with characters after the show, including a ride in Clara’s beautiful carriage, magical stage effects, and more.
Presented in partnership with History San Jose, The San Jose Nutcracker is performed by New Ballet and accompanied by a live professional orchestra.
Also available: My Very First Nutcracker, a shortened performance with reduced ticket prices for families with young children.
NOTE: AGES 1 AND OVER REQUIRE A TICKET
- Sat., December 18, 2021 @ 2pm
- Sun., December 19, 2021 @ 2pm
- Tues., December 21, 2021 @ 2pm
- Weds., December 22, 2021 @ 2pm