Past Events


Veggie Fest

Saturday, August 8, 2020

Assemblymember Ash Kalra & Veggielution host the San Jose Veggie Fest 2020.

Saturday, August 8
10 am to 3 pm

Martial Cottle Park
5283 Snell Ave.


  • Live multicultural performances
  • Plant based foods
  • State and local resources

FREE admission and FREE bicycle valet parking ($6 Vehicle parking)

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For more information, please contact Teresa Gomez at 408-277-1220 or

Monday, January 20, 2020

Please join Assemblymember Ash Kalra and Congressman Ro Khanna at the Medicare for All Town Hall on Monday January 20th from 4 to 6pm at Local 270 Training Room 2195 Fortune Dr. San Jose, Ca. 95131.

Everyone should have access to what Franklin Roosevelt called one of the Four Freedoms. Health Care is a right! 

“Of all the forms of inequality, injustice in health care is the most shocking and inhumane." - Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. 

Monday January 20
4 to 6 p.m.

Local 270 Training Room
2195 Fortune Dr.
San Jose, Ca. 95131

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To RSVP please contact Teresa Yolotl Gomez at or 408-277-1220. 

Saturday, September 28, 2019

Please join Assemblymember Ash Kalra as he hosts the 3rd Annual Assembly District 27 Latino Heritage Month Celebration.

Saturday, September 28
11:30 am to 1:30 pm

Mezcal Restaurant
25 W. San Fernando Street
San Jose, CA 95113


  • Leadership in business - Adolfo Gomez
  • Leadership in education - Christina Castro
  • Leadership in service - Mayra Cruz
  • Leadership in advocacy - Judge Katherine Lucero
  • Legacy award - Dan Morales

To RSVP, please contact Teresa Yolotl Gomez at (408) 277-1220 or email

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Veggie Fest

Saturday, August 10, 2019

Last year, Assemblymember Ash Kalra successfully co-hosted the first ever 2018 San José Veggie Fest. Over 2,000 participants from around the Bay Area attended the festival to learn about environmental sustainability and healthy eating. This year Veggie Fest is back and will be hosted at Martial Cottle Park, on Saturday, August 10, 2019, from 10:00 am - 3:00 pm.

Veggie Fest is a fresh spin on the festival experience where community members can enjoy live multicultural performances, shop, play games, meet new people, learn more about state and local resources, and eat amazing vegan food, all while having fun in the sun at one of Santa Clara County’s newest park! Please join the Assemblymember on August 10th!

Saturday, August 10
10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Martial Cottle Park
5283 Snell Ave
San Jose, CA 95136

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Thursday, May 23, 2019

Please join me in celebrating our dedicated API community leaders who have served Assembly District 27 and the San José community with their selfless actions.

Thursday, May 23, 2019
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Mumbai Local
98 S. Second Street
San Jose, 95113

2019 API Honorees:

  • Legacy Award—Vy Gia Truong
  • Leader in Public Service Award—Johnson Fong, former SJPD Captain
  • Leader in Business Award—Evergreen Studio of Music & the Arts
  • Leader in Community Service Award—Bikram Jeet Singh

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To RSVP for the event, or for more information, please contact Stacie Shih at (408) 277-1220, or email Light refreshments will be provided. Parking validation will be available for vehicles parked in City of San Jose parking garages.