Special Events


Java & Jazz Summer Music Series

Fridays & Saturdays | September 2-October 1, 2016 @ 6-8PM

Java & Jazz is coming back to Hillsdale – Five weekends of musical entertainment. Enjoy the setting sun on a warm summer evening listening to smoothing jazz sounds from local musicians. Sip coffee drinks, gather with friends after shopping, dining or a long work week and settle in to a different vibe each night.

Click here to view last year’s Java & Jazz performance


Fridays Band Musical Style
September 2 Gaea Schell Trio Traditional Jazz
September 9 Brad Buethe Trio Smooth Jazz
September 16 Adam Theis MOBtet Fusion Jazz
September 23 Cedricke Dennis Trio R&B/Funk
September 30 Kenya B Trio Blues & R&B
Saturdays Band Musical Style
September 3 The RG Trio Latin Jazz
September 10 Ana Mandara Trio Fusion Jazz
September 17 Cedricke Dennis Trio R&B/Funk
September 24 Charlie Barreda Trio Smooth & Latin Jazz
October 1 Charlie Barreda Trio Smooth & Latin Jazz
Contact Info
(650) 571-1029

Outdoor Patio Near Starbucks

Hillsdale Shopping Mall Business Center


Saturday, October 1, 2016 @ 12PM – 2PM

Your new best friend is waiting! Adopt a pet in need from the Peninsula Humane Society and SCPA. Come meet the animals, learn more about adoptions, and maybe even bring home a new friend!

For more information, visit PHS/SPCA.

Contact Info

Forever 21 Court


Tiny & Tot Expo

Sunday, October 9, 2016 @ 11-3pm

Parents will get answers, resources, and products for raising babies, toddlers, and beyond. Learn about:
• Health Care & Education Organizations
• Financial Planning for the Future
• Kids Activity Programs in the Community
Click here for more information.

Contact Info
(650) 303-6735

Nordstrom Court

ron dry ice 2.2


Thursday, October 13, 2016 @ 4-5PM

Is it magic or is it science? Join us for a fascinating red hot demonstration presented by Mad Science of the Bay Area to find out. Learn about fire and ice and its properties. Experience the wonders of dry ice, oxygen reactions, water disappearing and the dynamics of air pressure using hard boiled eggs. Be dazzled as they whip up a super bubbling potion and a tasty gassy brew.

Contact Info
(650) 571-1029

Nordstrom Court


Health & Wellness Fair

Saturday, October 15, 2016 @ 10-3pm

Mark your calendars for the 21st Annual Talk with a Pharmacist Day! Free services include:
• Blood pressure screenings
• Blood sugar screenings
• Cholesterol screenings
• Bone density testing
• Flu and pneumonia vaccines
Click here for more information. Presented by the Peninsula Pharmacists Assocation.

Contact Info
(650) 571-1029

Nordstrom Court


Halloween Spooktacular

Monday, October 31, 2016 @ 5-7pm

The Halloween Spook-tacular tradition continues with an evening filled with treats and trickery! Kids under 12 are invited enjoy fun entertainment and to parade the Center in their costumed finery collecting treats along the way. Trick or Treating from 5-6pm and entertainment from 5-7pm. Event is free.

Contact Info
(650) 571-1029

Throughout Hillsdale Shopping Center


Holiday Community Performances

Monday, November 28 – Wednesday, December 14, 2016

In celebration of the season, local community schools and groups have been invited to perform at Hillsdale Shopping Center. Groups will be performing in Nordstrom Court and the South End Court.
Click here to view the current performance schedule.

Contact Info
(650) 571-1029

Nordstrom Court and the South End Court