Mosaic America launches the free Community Fest in partnership with SJ Museum of Art and SJ Jazz! Explore, discover, and create with a variety of activities from interactive experiences to cross-cultural games, performances and programs, artist projects, art displays, and more!

August 12 & 13th, 12 – 5 PM
Circle of Palms Plaza

FREE and open to all—everyone is welcome


Carrom Boards + Board/Card Games

How good are you at flinging discs into corners? Try your best with these carrom boards, lent to us by Scouts BSA Troop 330. Sit a while and play other board games and cards to hang out and relax!

Books + Cookbooks

Local poets will be sharing poetry on Saturday and author Ehsaneh Sadr will have a book reading on Sunday. Peruse from an array of books with cultural interests in mind.

Hanafuda + Mahjong

Come play with beautiful flower decks that originated in Japan, known as hanafuda. You can also try your luck at mahjong with community members from Society of Heart’s Delight.

Design + Art

Draw chalk designs led by Luna Park artist Sonia Barron. Create yourself a mini ‘zine with how-to drawings.


Multicultural Dolls

Community members will share their precious collection of dolls. Learn how to create your own corn husk dolls, a lesson shared with us by History San José.

Loteria + Bingo

Try your hand at chance with bingo and also play loteria with beautifully designed cards.

Jeffrey Fung

Photo Booth

Express your-selfie. Even better with friends and family!