Sneaker Con Saturday

  • The World’s Greatest Sneaker Show, Brooklyn’s Sneaker Con, opens the San Jose Convention Center.
Learn more about doing business at Sneaker Con Bay Area at Mixable Media.
  • 630pm Director Bobbito García screens “Rock Rubber 45s” at Snow Beach Cafe inside the San Jose Convention Center to close Day 1 Sneaker Con Bay Area.
  • 9pm DJs Bobbito and Jahbaz play Snow Beach Cafe for the 21+ directly across the street from the San Jose Convention Center.

Heatwave 🔥🌊

  • Sonoma County 🏞️
  • San Jose 🦈
    • Sneaker Con Saturday
      • 12-7pm Buy, sell, and trade sneakers at the Downtown San Jose Convention Center. Shop the hottest sneaker-related apparel ever seen by Ward Wear Clothing.
      • 7pm Sneaker Con ( x Mixable Media ( premiere of the critically-acclaimed ROCK RUBBER 45s ( with director and subject Mr Bobbito García ( live on Sneaker Con Stage for Q&A about a film the New York Times described having “pulsing visual energy, feeling like an Instagram feed brought to life, and the Latin and hip-hop music with which Mr. Garcia fortifies those images” ( Reception at 6:30pm. $5
      • 10pm DJs Bobbito and Jahbaz of Justice System play 418 S Market St, San Jose, CA 95113 across the street from the San Jose Convention Center.
ROCK RUBBER 45s is a cinematic odyssey exploring the connectivity of global basketball, sneaker, and music lifestyle through the first hand lens of authentic NYC culture orchestrator Bobbito García. The film explores García’s youth dealing with mistreatment, educational quandaries, identity, and loss as well as his ascension to self determination as an adult freelance creative. The ballplayer/author/DJ/filmmaker has carved an independent career that has inspired millions throughout the world, and has affected the growth and direction of the footwear, hip hop, and sports industries in the process. / @rockrubber45s / #rockrubber45s
  • San Francisco 🌉
Snow Beach Café Season, 2019. 🔥🌊

Memorial Day Weekend California

Friday, May 24, 2019 Zion I, Planet Asia, and Equipto play Sneaker Ball & Shoe Drive at Starline Social Club in Oakland. Five blocks south, Yasiin Bey and Talib Kweli play Fox Theatre as Blackstar.

Saturday, May 25, 2019, Jansport J is among DJs playing Soul Therapy L.A. at Delicious Pizza in Los Angeles from 3pm-8pm. Later that night, Zion I, Planet Asia, and Equipto play Santa Barbara at EOS Lounge. At the same time, 500 miles north, DJ Jahbaz Sound System brings Jansport J recordings and live instrumentation from Henry Loh, and JTL, to Fern Bar. Watch the Snow Beach Café live stream from Sonoma County beginning at 9pm.

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Jahbaz Plays Fern Bar

DJ Jahbaz Sound System plays Fern Bar in Sonoma County, California, Saturday, May 25. Replay the entire set below, exclusively at Snow Beach Café.


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J Balvin Plays SAP Center

This week, Colombia’s J Balvin announced 25 North America tour dates this Fall including Thursday, October 17 at San Jose‘s SAP Center and teased a collaborative album with Puerto Rico’s Bad Bunny. Variety Magazine headlined their review of Balvin’s April 2019 Coachella set, which featured a Bad Bunny effigy on the first Weekend One and Bad Bunny himself on Weekend Two thus: “J Balvin Schools Coachella on Latin Music With Astonishing, Surreal Set” (Variety).

Snow Beach Cafe Poster for Spring 2019. March 27, 2019, covered J Balvin’s festival calendar in the first half of 2019. Twitter

1987 State of Mind

Snow Beach Cafe pops up Saturday, July 13, 2019 at Back Bar in Downtown San Jose from 9:30-midnight to nightcap Day One of Sneaker Con Bay Area. Go back to the future with America’s only 21+ political party about July 13, 1987. That whole weekend in Downtown San Jose is a live events Heatwave.