Calendar

Gilroy Garlic Festival

July 26, 2019

Garlic City Car Show

August 17, 2019

May
4
Sat
2019
Power to the Petal @ Coyote Lake
May 4 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Power to the Petal @ Coyote Lake

Take a walk on the wildflower side! Discover many of the wildflowers found in local County Parks. Meet at the boat launch parking lot with sturdy shoes and sun protection. Reservations needed.

Bottle Your Own Red Wine @ Guglielmo Winery
May 4 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Bottle Your Own Red Wine @ Guglielmo Winery

Open to Everyone – No reservations required!

Experience the fun of putting wine in your own bottle, labeling it, then taking it home to enjoy or give as a gift! Bring your own clean bottles or purchase them new from us and then fill those bottles with a delicious red blend! Pre-ordering options are available if you can’t make it to the event. Call the Guglielmo Tasting Room at 408-779-2145 for more details!

Mental Health Fair @ Gilroy Library
May 4 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Mental Health Fair @ Gilroy Library

Gilroy Library to Host Balanced Life, Balanced Mind Resource Fair | May 4 event to coincide with Mental Health Awareness Month.

Numerous community organizations that provide mental health services will come together on Saturday, May 4 at Gilroy Library as part of the Balanced Life, Balanced Mind Resource Fair. Funded by the California State Library’s State Mental Health Initiative, the all-day event is open to all. The fair kicks off at 10 am and ends at 4 pm.

Monthly Walking Tours @ Gilroy Museum
May 4 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Monthly Walking Tours @ Gilroy Museum

If you would like to know about Gilroy’s history, theses tours will not disappoint. Meet in front of the Gilroy Museum, 195 Fifth Street, unless otherwise specified below.

January 5 – MONTEREY STREET
February 2 – BUNGALOWS
March 2 – WOMEN’S HISTORY TOUR
April 6 – OLD GILROY I (Railroad and Alexander Streets)
May 4 – OLD GILROY II (Forest and Chestnut Streets)
June 1 – GAVILAN HILLS MEMORIAL PARK CEMETERY (Meet at the cemetery, 1000 First Street)
July 6 – NO TOUR
August 3 – FIFTH STREET
September 7 – CHURCH, ROSANNA AND HANNA STREETS
October 5 – WILLIAM WEEKS BUILDINGS
November 2 – OLD ST. MARY CEMETERY (Meet in front of St. Joseph Family Center, 7950 Church Street)
December 7 – NO TOUR

Spring Boutique @ Fortino Winery
May 4 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Spring Boutique @ Fortino Winery

Fortino Winery Spring Boutique will be held on May 4, 2019. There will be vendors, awesome crafts, and great wine! Come out to join Fortino Winery and enjoy a day of shopping and sipping your favorite Fortino wines! Their Boutiques are free to the public.

Concert Series @ Seeker Vineyard
May 4 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Concert Series @ Seeker Vineyard

Seeker Vineyard will be having Free Concert Series from March to September! Check out the list below of all the artist coming for each concert.

March 2: Trainwreck

March 9: Rock the Heat

March 16: Chris AB

April 6: Just Friends

May 4: Chris AB

June 1: Tsunami

July 6: JJ Hawg

August 3: Gabby Castro-Moroder

September 7: Moondance Band (4:00 pm – 7:00 pm)

The Art of War Veterans Exhibit @ Gilroy Center for the Arts
May 4 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The Art of War Veterans Exhibit @ Gilroy Center for the Arts

Gilroy Center for the Arts is excited to present The Art of War Veterans Exhibit. Reception will be held May 4 from 2PM – 4PM. Admission to the gallery and reception are free.

Celestial Objects and Where to Find Them @ Coyote Lake
May 4 @ 8:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Celestial Objects and Where to Find Them @ Coyote Lake

The stars hold secrets of our past and our future. Learn about our connection and position in our universe, our past stories of constellations, and just how special and rare life is on this planet. Rain or clouds cancel. Meet at the Mendoza parking lot. Reservations needed.

May
5
Sun
2019
Yoga in the Vines @ Clos LaChance
May 5 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Yoga in the Vines @ Clos LaChance

Beautiful views, golden hillsides and lush vineyards await you at Clos LaChance. Add to this outdoor yoga that will help you breath and open, gently stretching and unwinding, moving through flow and twists, then grounding you in balance and rest. After yoga head to the tasting room for the opportunity to try reserve wines.

Yoga 9:30 am-10:30 am followed by wine tasting. Please bring a mat and water bottle; dress for outdoors.
$35 per person includes wine tasting, Clos LaChance members $25.

Groovin’ in the Grove @ Clos LaChance
May 5 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Groovin' in the Grove @ Clos LaChance

Come visit Clos LaChance from 1:00-4:00pm and enjoy live music from a variety of local acoustic style artists. See list below for this season’s line-up. A friendly reminder that Clos LaChance is a 21+ only facility.

May 5: Paul Kent
May 12: Cook’n Fenny Combo
May 19: Jeff Stromatz
May 26: Mary Ellen Duo

Cinco De Vino @ The Stomping Ground
May 5 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Cinco De Vino @ The Stomping Ground

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo at The Stomping Ground! They will be having live music and the Las Cosineras Food Truck from 2PM – 5PM

Cinco De Mayo Celebration @ Gilroy Gardens Family Theme Park
May 5 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Cinco De Mayo Celebration @ Gilroy Gardens Family Theme Park
Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with all your familia and amigos at Gilroy Gardens! They will have folklórico dancers, margaritas, churros, Banda Carrizal, and so much more on Sunday, May 5 from 3PM-7PM
Entertainment
  • Folklórico dancing by Carisma Mexicano
  • Live performance by Banda Carrizal
  • DJ
Food & Drinks
  • Margaritas
  • Cervezas
  • Taco Truck
  • Elotes (street corn)
  • Churros
  • Chicken Kabobs
May
7
Tue
2019
The Art of War Veterans Exhibit @ Gilroy Center for the Arts
May 7 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The Art of War Veterans Exhibit @ Gilroy Center for the Arts

Gilroy Center for the Arts is excited to present The Art of War Veterans Exhibit. Reception will be held May 4 from 2PM – 4PM. Admission to the gallery and reception are free.

May
8
Wed
2019
The Art of War Veterans Exhibit @ Gilroy Center for the Arts
May 8 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The Art of War Veterans Exhibit @ Gilroy Center for the Arts

Gilroy Center for the Arts is excited to present The Art of War Veterans Exhibit. Reception will be held May 4 from 2PM – 4PM. Admission to the gallery and reception are free.

May
9
Thu
2019
The Art of War Veterans Exhibit @ Gilroy Center for the Arts
May 9 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The Art of War Veterans Exhibit @ Gilroy Center for the Arts

Gilroy Center for the Arts is excited to present The Art of War Veterans Exhibit. Reception will be held May 4 from 2PM – 4PM. Admission to the gallery and reception are free.

May
10
Fri
2019
Story Time with a Park Ranger @ Mt. Madonna County Park
May 10 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Story Time with a Park Ranger @ Mt. Madonna County Park

Explore nature through reading a book and a fun activity with a Park Ranger. Meet at the Park Office. All ages welcome. Wear clothing for an easy hike and craft project. Questions? (408) 842-2341​

The Art of War Veterans Exhibit @ Gilroy Center for the Arts
May 10 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The Art of War Veterans Exhibit @ Gilroy Center for the Arts

Gilroy Center for the Arts is excited to present The Art of War Veterans Exhibit. Reception will be held May 4 from 2PM – 4PM. Admission to the gallery and reception are free.

DIY Pressed Petal Workshop @ Alara Cellars
May 10 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
DIY Pressed Petal Workshop @ Alara Cellars

Create beautiful pressed flower frames for Mom with Alara Cellars. For more information and to purchase tickets, please visit Eventbrite.

May
11
Sat
2019
Book Sale at the Gilroy Library @ Gilroy Library
May 11 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Book Sale at the Gilroy Library @ Gilroy Library

Support the Friends of the Library & get a great deal at the Gilroy Library book sale! The sale is held on the second Saturday of every month. All ages are welcome to browse and find a great deal! All purchases go toward supporting the collection and programs at the Gilroy Library.

The Art of War Veterans Exhibit @ Gilroy Center for the Arts
May 11 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The Art of War Veterans Exhibit @ Gilroy Center for the Arts

Gilroy Center for the Arts is excited to present The Art of War Veterans Exhibit. Reception will be held May 4 from 2PM – 4PM. Admission to the gallery and reception are free.

Heard it Through the Grapevine #2 @ Guglielmo Winery
May 11 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Heard it Through the Grapevine #2 @ Guglielmo Winery

Guglielmon Winery will be hosting a Rock & Soul dance and wine party at our event center and you’re invited! Come enjoy a night out at the winery dancing and tasting. Special pricing for Wine Club Member’s advance pricing $22, General Presale: $25 ad the Door: $30

Gates open at 6:00pm | Music starts at 7:00pm

Tickets on sale now at houserockers.ticketleap.com/GUGL2/

 

May
12
Sun
2019
Mother’s Day Brunch @ Gilroy Gardens Family Theme Park
May 12 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Mother’s Day Brunch @ Gilroy Gardens Family Theme Park

Give your mom some extra love this year by treating her to a Mother’s Day Brunch at Gilroy Gardens!

Brunch will feature French toast with berry sauce, sausage links, fruit juice mocktails and more! Served 11am-1pm, Sunday May 12th, at the South County Picnic Grove.

Purchase your meal tickets online at www.gilroygardens.org.

Premium Members save 20% on meal tickets. Park admission sold separately. Park will be open 10:00AM to 6:00PM

Mother’s Day Yoga in the Vinyard @ Solis Winery
May 12 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Mother's Day Yoga in the Vinyard @ Solis Winery

Solis Winery will be having a Mother’s Day morning yoga class with instructor Liz Falvey followed by free wine tasting. Yoga begins promptly at 10:30am, please bring your own yoga mat.

Weather permitting.

Instructor Liz Falvey is a certified Yoga teacher, specializing in Vinyasa Flow Yoga, which connects breath with movement. Liz teaches Yoga, Dance and various movement classes at Gavilan and Evergreen College.

Groovin’ in the Grove @ Clos LaChance
May 12 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Groovin' in the Grove @ Clos LaChance

Come visit Clos LaChance from 1:00-4:00pm and enjoy live music from a variety of local acoustic style artists. See list below for this season’s line-up. A friendly reminder that Clos LaChance is a 21+ only facility.

May 5: Paul Kent
May 12: Cook’n Fenny Combo
May 19: Jeff Stromatz
May 26: Mary Ellen Duo

South Valley Symphony – Mother’s Day Concert: Midnight in Moscow @ Guglielmo Winery
May 12 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
South Valley Symphony - Mother's Day Concert: Midnight in Moscow @ Guglielmo Winery

Treat all the great moms in your life to South Valley Symphony’s Mother’s Day Concert: Midnight in Moscow concert on May 12, 2019 at 3:00PM at the Guglielmo Winery.

Tickets are available online and for purchase at 2PM at the door.
Doors open at 2:30PM.

Shostakovich: “Festival Overture”
Glazunov: A Landscape of Flowing Fields of Wheat
Tchaikovsky 2nd or 5th Symphony
Solovyov-Sedoi: “Midnight in Moscow”, arr. Jim O’Briant
Rachmaninoff: “Piano Concert #2 with soloist Leyla Kabuli

May
14
Tue
2019
The Art of War Veterans Exhibit @ Gilroy Center for the Arts
May 14 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The Art of War Veterans Exhibit @ Gilroy Center for the Arts

Gilroy Center for the Arts is excited to present The Art of War Veterans Exhibit. Reception will be held May 4 from 2PM – 4PM. Admission to the gallery and reception are free.

May
15
Wed
2019
The Art of War Veterans Exhibit @ Gilroy Center for the Arts
May 15 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The Art of War Veterans Exhibit @ Gilroy Center for the Arts

Gilroy Center for the Arts is excited to present The Art of War Veterans Exhibit. Reception will be held May 4 from 2PM – 4PM. Admission to the gallery and reception are free.

May
16
Thu
2019
The Art of War Veterans Exhibit @ Gilroy Center for the Arts
May 16 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The Art of War Veterans Exhibit @ Gilroy Center for the Arts

Gilroy Center for the Arts is excited to present The Art of War Veterans Exhibit. Reception will be held May 4 from 2PM – 4PM. Admission to the gallery and reception are free.

May
17
Fri
2019
The Art of War Veterans Exhibit @ Gilroy Center for the Arts
May 17 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The Art of War Veterans Exhibit @ Gilroy Center for the Arts

Gilroy Center for the Arts is excited to present The Art of War Veterans Exhibit. Reception will be held May 4 from 2PM – 4PM. Admission to the gallery and reception are free.

Music in the Vineyard- Ryan Scripps @ Fortino Winery
May 17 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Music in the Vineyard- Ryan Scripps @ Fortino Winery

Come out to Fortino Winery to enjoy some great music; must be 21 to attend.
Tickets will be at Will Call, listed under the name of who purchased the tickets. Please be prepared to show your ID as this is a 21 and over the event.

Their tasting room will close at 4:00 to prepare for this event. During the event, wine by the bottle will be available for purchase in the tasting room but no tastings or flights during the night of the event.

Ricky’s BBQ Food Truck will be there.

*No outside beverages are allowed, outside food is OK. Music in the Vineyard is a 21+ event ONLY. Seating is first come first serve. Feel welcome to bring your wine glasses, lawn chairs, blankets, etc.

May
18
Sat
2019
Aviation Day @ San Martin Airport
May 18 @ 8:00 am – 2:30 pm
Aviation Day @ San Martin Airport

Aviation Day will be held on Saturday, May 18, 2019 from 8:00AM – 2:30PM. This is a fundraising event and all proceeds will help support the Wing of History Museum.

There will be many different attractions:

*Antique Aircrafts, Cars and Tractors

*Model Aircrafts Demos

*FREE Airplane Rides for kids 8-17 years old

*Model Building

*Much More!

Sidewalk Sale @ Downtown Gilroy
May 18 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Sidewalk Sale @ Downtown Gilroy

Eat, Drink and Shop your way through Historic Downtown Gilroy to find a deal at the many restaurants and businesses with sidewalk savings, specials and sales! Discover something unique with handcrafted items and artist booths. There will be multiple vendors selling your favorite brands such as: LuLaRoe, LipSense, Thirty-One, Perfectly Posh, Paparazzi Jewelry and many more! After come by 5th Street Coffee for even more shopping!

The Art of War Veterans Exhibit @ Gilroy Center for the Arts
May 18 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The Art of War Veterans Exhibit @ Gilroy Center for the Arts

Gilroy Center for the Arts is excited to present The Art of War Veterans Exhibit. Reception will be held May 4 from 2PM – 4PM. Admission to the gallery and reception are free.

Music at the Vineyard @ Dorcich Family Vineyards
May 18 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Music at the Vineyard @ Dorcich Family Vineyards

Dorcich Family Vineyards music event is FREE and open to the public. Madrigal’s Tacos will be available for purchase during the event. Their tasting room will be open until 5pm for tastings and wine will be available to purchase by the bottle from 5pm to 7pm. There is no outside alcohol allowed; please don’t forget to bring a picnic to enjoy, a blanket and folding chairs.

May
19
Sun
2019
Gold Coast Rods Annual Car Show @ Downtown San Juan Bautista
May 19 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
Gold Coast Rods Annual Car Show @ Downtown San Juan Bautista

Head to Downtown San Juan Bautista on Sunday, May 19 for the 17th Annual Show & Shine Gold Coast Rods Car Show from 8AM-3PM.

Groovin’ in the Grove @ Clos LaChance
May 19 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Groovin' in the Grove @ Clos LaChance

Come visit Clos LaChance from 1:00-4:00pm and enjoy live music from a variety of local acoustic style artists. See list below for this season’s line-up. A friendly reminder that Clos LaChance is a 21+ only facility.

May 5: Paul Kent
May 12: Cook’n Fenny Combo
May 19: Jeff Stromatz
May 26: Mary Ellen Duo

May
21
Tue
2019
The Art of War Veterans Exhibit @ Gilroy Center for the Arts
May 21 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The Art of War Veterans Exhibit @ Gilroy Center for the Arts

Gilroy Center for the Arts is excited to present The Art of War Veterans Exhibit. Reception will be held May 4 from 2PM – 4PM. Admission to the gallery and reception are free.

May
22
Wed
2019
The Art of War Veterans Exhibit @ Gilroy Center for the Arts
May 22 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The Art of War Veterans Exhibit @ Gilroy Center for the Arts

Gilroy Center for the Arts is excited to present The Art of War Veterans Exhibit. Reception will be held May 4 from 2PM – 4PM. Admission to the gallery and reception are free.

May
23
Thu
2019
The Art of War Veterans Exhibit @ Gilroy Center for the Arts
May 23 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The Art of War Veterans Exhibit @ Gilroy Center for the Arts

Gilroy Center for the Arts is excited to present The Art of War Veterans Exhibit. Reception will be held May 4 from 2PM – 4PM. Admission to the gallery and reception are free.

May
24
Fri
2019
Memorial Day Weekend Sidewalk Sale @ Gilroy Premium Outlets
May 24 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Memorial Day Weekend Sidewalk Sale @ Gilroy Premium Outlets

Get Ready! Get Summer Ready!
The Gilroy Premium Outlets will be having a Memorial Day Weekend Sidewalk Sale! The perfect sale to get Mom, Dad, kids and grandparents ready for the Gilroy Garlic Festival and Gilroy Gardens Water Oasis.

The Art of War Veterans Exhibit @ Gilroy Center for the Arts
May 24 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The Art of War Veterans Exhibit @ Gilroy Center for the Arts

Gilroy Center for the Arts is excited to present The Art of War Veterans Exhibit. Reception will be held May 4 from 2PM – 4PM. Admission to the gallery and reception are free.

Wine Dine & Dance @ Sarah's Vineyard
May 24 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Wine Dine & Dance @ Sarah's Vineyard

Sarah’s Vineyard Wine Dine & Dance Series is back, every Friday from May 24 – July 26! These events are for 21 & over only and no outside alcohol is allowed. They will have full bottle menu and wine by the glass at the events. The Sarah’s Vineyard Wine, Dine & Dance series features local musicians paired to food truck fare and, of course, their great wines.  The best part, there’s no cover charge!

May 24: David Johnson

May 31: Gropus Cackus & Friends

June 7: Jim Ashley

June 14: David Johnson

June 21: Mike “Miko” Malinao

June 28: Gropus Cackus & Friends

July 5: Noizy Neighbors

July 12: Snarky Cats

July 19: Mitch James

July 26: David Johnson

May
25
Sat
2019
Memorial Day Weekend Sidewalk Sale @ Gilroy Premium Outlets
May 25 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Memorial Day Weekend Sidewalk Sale @ Gilroy Premium Outlets

Get Ready! Get Summer Ready!
The Gilroy Premium Outlets will be having a Memorial Day Weekend Sidewalk Sale! The perfect sale to get Mom, Dad, kids and grandparents ready for the Gilroy Garlic Festival and Gilroy Gardens Water Oasis.

Memorial Day Weekend BBQ @ Gilroy Gardens Family Theme Park
May 25 @ 12:00 pm – May 27 @ 1:00 pm
Memorial Day Weekend BBQ @ Gilroy Gardens Family Theme Park

Celebrate Memorial Weekend at Gilroy Gardens during their BBQ from 12PM-1PM each day over the weekend. PLUS, as our Salute to Military Heroes, all Military members receive a discount on admission all weekend.

Menu includes:

  • Lemon Pepper Chicken
  • Pulled Pork Sandwiches
  • Hot Dogs
  • Wild Mushroom Raviolis with Pesto
  • Potato Chips
  • Coleslaw
  • Watermelon
  • Hawaiian Rolls
  • Ice Cream Novelties
The Art of War Veterans Exhibit @ Gilroy Center for the Arts
May 25 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The Art of War Veterans Exhibit @ Gilroy Center for the Arts

Gilroy Center for the Arts is excited to present The Art of War Veterans Exhibit. Reception will be held May 4 from 2PM – 4PM. Admission to the gallery and reception are free.

Camp & Movie Night @ Gilroy Gardens Family Theme Park
May 25 @ 4:00 pm – May 26 @ 6:00 pm
Camp & Movie Night @ Gilroy Gardens Family Theme Park

Camp overnight Saturday then play all day Sunday at Gilroy Gardens!  Each camp night package includes overnight camping in South County Picnic Grove, dinner, breakfast, BBQ lunch, movie and free popcorn Saturday night, free overnight parking, and admission to the theme park on following day.

2019 Camp Nights: May 25th, June 15th, July 6th, July 27th, August 31st, and September 14th.

Saturday:

  • 4:00 – 6:00pm Arrive at South County Picnic Grove and setup tents
  • 6:00 – 7:00pm Dinner in South County Picnic Grove
  • Dusk Movie at the Amphitheater
  • 11:00pm Lights out

Sunday:

  • 7:30 – 8:30am Breakfast in South County Picnic Grove
  • 8:30 – 10:00am Pack Up Tents—Campgrounds open to park guests at noon
  • 10:00am – Enjoy Gilroy Gardens Family Theme Park
  • 12:00 – 1:00pm BBQ Lunch in South County Picnic Grove
  • 1:00pm – 6:00pm Enjoy Gilroy Gardens Family Theme Park

Camping Facilities and Safety

  • Large grass fields (Groups must bring their own tents)
  • Maintained restrooms (sorry, no showers)
  • Covered picnic area
  • Well-lit walkways
  • Nearby parking
  • 24-hour security
May
26
Sun
2019
Memorial Day Weekend Sidewalk Sale @ Gilroy Premium Outlets
May 26 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Memorial Day Weekend Sidewalk Sale @ Gilroy Premium Outlets

Get Ready! Get Summer Ready!
The Gilroy Premium Outlets will be having a Memorial Day Weekend Sidewalk Sale! The perfect sale to get Mom, Dad, kids and grandparents ready for the Gilroy Garlic Festival and Gilroy Gardens Water Oasis.

Groovin’ in the Grove @ Clos LaChance
May 26 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Groovin' in the Grove @ Clos LaChance

Come visit Clos LaChance from 1:00-4:00pm and enjoy live music from a variety of local acoustic style artists. See list below for this season’s line-up. A friendly reminder that Clos LaChance is a 21+ only facility.

May 5: Paul Kent
May 12: Cook’n Fenny Combo
May 19: Jeff Stromatz
May 26: Mary Ellen Duo

May
27
Mon
2019
Memorial Day Weekend Sidewalk Sale @ Gilroy Premium Outlets
May 27 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Memorial Day Weekend Sidewalk Sale @ Gilroy Premium Outlets

Get Ready! Get Summer Ready!
The Gilroy Premium Outlets will be having a Memorial Day Weekend Sidewalk Sale! The perfect sale to get Mom, Dad, kids and grandparents ready for the Gilroy Garlic Festival and Gilroy Gardens Water Oasis.

Memorial Day Parade
May 27 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Memorial Day Parade

The annual Memorial Day Parade is a treasured tradition here in Gilroy. The parade will kick off at 11:00AM on Tenth Street. Hope to see you there!

Syrah & Sausage Grill @ Solis Winery
May 27 @ 12:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Syrah & Sausage Grill @ Solis Winery

Celebrate Memorial Weekend at Solis Winery during their Syrah & Sausage Grill event. Come and enjoy some of their award-winning wines, great food by Fire 4 Hire, and live music. No reservations needed.

May
31
Fri
2019
Wine Dine & Dance @ Sarah's Vineyard
May 31 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Wine Dine & Dance @ Sarah's Vineyard

Sarah’s Vineyard Wine Dine & Dance Series is back, every Friday from May 24 – July 26! These events are for 21 & over only and no outside alcohol is allowed. They will have full bottle menu and wine by the glass at the events. The Sarah’s Vineyard Wine, Dine & Dance series features local musicians paired to food truck fare and, of course, their great wines.  The best part, there’s no cover charge!

May 24: David Johnson

May 31: Gropus Cackus & Friends

June 7: Jim Ashley

June 14: David Johnson

June 21: Mike “Miko” Malinao

June 28: Gropus Cackus & Friends

July 5: Noizy Neighbors

July 12: Snarky Cats

July 19: Mitch James

July 26: David Johnson

Jun
1
Sat
2019
Monthly Walking Tours @ Gilroy Museum
Jun 1 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Monthly Walking Tours @ Gilroy Museum

If you would like to know about Gilroy’s history, theses tours will not disappoint. Meet in front of the Gilroy Museum, 195 Fifth Street, unless otherwise specified below.

January 5 – MONTEREY STREET
February 2 – BUNGALOWS
March 2 – WOMEN’S HISTORY TOUR
April 6 – OLD GILROY I (Railroad and Alexander Streets)
May 4 – OLD GILROY II (Forest and Chestnut Streets)
June 1 – GAVILAN HILLS MEMORIAL PARK CEMETERY (Meet at the cemetery, 1000 First Street)
July 6 – NO TOUR
August 3 – FIFTH STREET
September 7 – CHURCH, ROSANNA AND HANNA STREETS
October 5 – WILLIAM WEEKS BUILDINGS
November 2 – OLD ST. MARY CEMETERY (Meet in front of St. Joseph Family Center, 7950 Church Street)
December 7 – NO TOUR

Paws in the Park (Pet Festival) @ Gavilan College
Jun 1 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Paws in the Park (Pet Festival) @ Gavilan College

The Gilroy Chamber of Commerce is hosting the Paws in the Park Festival at Gavilan College. Come out and have a great time at the Pet Festival!

Concert Series @ Seeker Vineyard
Jun 1 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Concert Series @ Seeker Vineyard

Seeker Vineyard will be having Free Concert Series from March to September! Check out the list below of all the artist coming for each concert.

March 2: Trainwreck

March 9: Rock the Heat

March 16: Chris AB

April 6: Just Friends

May 4: Chris AB

June 1: Tsunami

July 6: JJ Hawg

August 3: Gabby Castro-Moroder

September 7: Moondance Band (4:00 pm – 7:00 pm)

Sip ‘N Sway Saturdays @ The Stomping Ground
Jun 1 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Sip 'N Sway Saturdays @ The Stomping Ground

Come to The Stomping Ground to relax with some great music this summer. Bring your dancing shoes and dance the night away with your friends and family, all ages are welcome.

6/1 – Relative Key

6/8 – Reflex

6/15 – Drive!

6/22 – Soulwise ft. Bert Javier

6/29 – Maroon Vibes (tentative)

7/6 – Santa Cruz Reggae All Stars

7/13 – Neverland

7/27 – Stompbox

8/24 – Superbad

Other Saturday dates TBD

Jun
2
Sun
2019
Groovin’ in the Grove @ Clos LaChance
Jun 2 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Groovin' in the Grove @ Clos LaChance

Come visit Clos LaChance from 1:00-4:00pm and enjoy live music from a variety of local acoustic style artists. See list below for this season’s line-up. A friendly reminder that Clos LaChance is a 21+ only facility.

June 2: David Johnson
June 9: PS Acoustic
June 16: Jeff Stomatz
June 23: Cook’n Fenny Combo

Jun
5
Wed
2019
Vines & Vibes @ Guglielmo Winery
Jun 5 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Vines & Vibes @ Guglielmo Winery

Warm weather, great wines, fabulous music, lots of fun – that’s the description of Guglielmo Winery’s “Vines & Vibes” summer concert series. Relax in the shade of our large canopy, enjoy a bottle or glass of Guglielmo’s award winning wine, bring a picnic dinner or purchase a great meal from a food vendor on-site, and listen or dance to the music of our area’s greatest bands!

No admission fee and plenty of free parking is available.

Wine, beer, soft drinks and food available for purchase – no outside alcohol, please.

This is an adult night out, so no one under 21 please and no pets (except service animals).
Join us for a great time!

Jun
7
Fri
2019
Wine Dine & Dance @ Sarah's Vineyard
Jun 7 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Wine Dine & Dance @ Sarah's Vineyard

Sarah’s Vineyard Wine Dine & Dance Series is back, every Friday from May 24 – July 26! These events are for 21 & over only and no outside alcohol is allowed. They will have full bottle menu and wine by the glass at the events. The Sarah’s Vineyard Wine, Dine & Dance series features local musicians paired to food truck fare and, of course, their great wines.  The best part, there’s no cover charge!

May 24: David Johnson

May 31: Gropus Cackus & Friends

June 7: Jim Ashley

June 14: David Johnson

June 21: Mike “Miko” Malinao

June 28: Gropus Cackus & Friends

July 5: Noizy Neighbors

July 12: Snarky Cats

July 19: Mitch James

July 26: David Johnson

Jun
8
Sat
2019
Book Sale at the Gilroy Library @ Gilroy Library
Jun 8 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Book Sale at the Gilroy Library @ Gilroy Library

Support the Friends of the Library & get a great deal at the Gilroy Library book sale! The sale is held on the second Saturday of every month. All ages are welcome to browse and find a great deal! All purchases go toward supporting the collection and programs at the Gilroy Library.

Sip ‘N Sway Saturdays @ The Stomping Ground
Jun 8 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Sip 'N Sway Saturdays @ The Stomping Ground

Come to The Stomping Ground to relax with some great music this summer. Bring your dancing shoes and dance the night away with your friends and family, all ages are welcome.

6/1 – Relative Key

6/8 – Reflex

6/15 – Drive!

6/22 – Soulwise ft. Bert Javier

6/29 – Maroon Vibes (tentative)

7/6 – Santa Cruz Reggae All Stars

7/13 – Neverland

7/27 – Stompbox

8/24 – Superbad

Other Saturday dates TBD

Jun
9
Sun
2019
Yoga in the Vines @ Clos LaChance
Jun 9 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Yoga in the Vines @ Clos LaChance

Beautiful views, golden hillsides and lush vineyards await you at Clos LaChance. Add to this outdoor yoga that will help you breath and open, gently stretching and unwinding, moving through flow and twists, then grounding you in balance and rest. After yoga head to the tasting room for the opportunity to try reserve wines.

Yoga 9:30 am-10:30 am followed by wine tasting. Please bring a mat and water bottle; dress for outdoors.
$35 per person includes wine tasting, Clos LaChance members $25.

Groovin’ in the Grove @ Clos LaChance
Jun 9 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Groovin' in the Grove @ Clos LaChance

Come visit Clos LaChance from 1:00-4:00pm and enjoy live music from a variety of local acoustic style artists. See list below for this season’s line-up. A friendly reminder that Clos LaChance is a 21+ only facility.

June 2: David Johnson
June 9: PS Acoustic
June 16: Jeff Stomatz
June 23: Cook’n Fenny Combo

Jun
12
Wed
2019
Vines & Vibes @ Guglielmo Winery
Jun 12 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Vines & Vibes @ Guglielmo Winery

Warm weather, great wines, fabulous music, lots of fun – that’s the description of Guglielmo Winery’s “Vines & Vibes” summer concert series. Relax in the shade of our large canopy, enjoy a bottle or glass of Guglielmo’s award winning wine, bring a picnic dinner or purchase a great meal from a food vendor on-site, and listen or dance to the music of our area’s greatest bands!

No admission fee and plenty of free parking is available.

Wine, beer, soft drinks and food available for purchase – no outside alcohol, please.

This is an adult night out, so no one under 21 please and no pets (except service animals).
Join us for a great time!

Vines & Vibes Ladies Night @ Guglielmo Winery
Jun 12 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Vines & Vibes Ladies Night @ Guglielmo Winery

Warm weather, great wines, fabulous music, lots of fun – that’s the description of Guglielmo Winery’s “Vines & Vibes” summer concert series. Relax in the shade of our large canopy, enjoy a bottle or glass of Guglielmo’s award winning wine, bring a picnic dinner or purchase a great meal from a food vendor on-site, and listen or dance to the music of our area’s greatest bands!

No admission fee and plenty of free parking is available.

Wine, beer, soft drinks and food available for purchase – no outside alcohol, please.

This is an adult night out, so no one under 21 please and no pets (except service animals).
Join us for a great time!

Jun
14
Fri
2019
Wine Dine & Dance @ Sarah's Vineyard
Jun 14 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Wine Dine & Dance @ Sarah's Vineyard

Sarah’s Vineyard Wine Dine & Dance Series is back, every Friday from May 24 – July 26! These events are for 21 & over only and no outside alcohol is allowed. They will have full bottle menu and wine by the glass at the events. The Sarah’s Vineyard Wine, Dine & Dance series features local musicians paired to food truck fare and, of course, their great wines.  The best part, there’s no cover charge!

May 24: David Johnson

May 31: Gropus Cackus & Friends

June 7: Jim Ashley

June 14: David Johnson

June 21: Mike “Miko” Malinao

June 28: Gropus Cackus & Friends

July 5: Noizy Neighbors

July 12: Snarky Cats

July 19: Mitch James

July 26: David Johnson

Jun
15
Sat
2019
Family Kite Day @ Pacheco State Park
Jun 15 @ 11:30 am – 2:30 pm
Family Kite Day @ Pacheco State Park

Come join the 18th Annual Family Kite Day at Pacheco State Park! There will be many different fun activities such as, making a kite, bubble gum & pie eating contests and much more! There will also be booths with face painting, crafts, and information on natural history. Please make sure to bring water, picnic lunch and layered clothing. There is a $10 fee per car, it allows you free day use to all other California State Parks for the day!

Camp & Movie Night @ Gilroy Gardens Family Theme Park
Jun 15 @ 4:00 pm – Jun 16 @ 6:00 pm
Camp & Movie Night @ Gilroy Gardens Family Theme Park

Camp overnight Saturday then play all day Sunday at Gilroy Gardens!  Each camp night package includes overnight camping in South County Picnic Grove, dinner, breakfast, BBQ lunch, movie and free popcorn Saturday night, free overnight parking, and admission to the theme park on following day.

2019 Camp Nights: May 25th, June 15th, July 6th, July 27th, August 31st, and September 14th.

Saturday:

  • 4:00 – 6:00pm Arrive at South County Picnic Grove and setup tents
  • 6:00 – 7:00pm Dinner in South County Picnic Grove
  • Dusk Movie at the Amphitheater
  • 11:00pm Lights out

Sunday:

  • 7:30 – 8:30am Breakfast in South County Picnic Grove
  • 8:30 – 10:00am Pack Up Tents—Campgrounds open to park guests at noon
  • 10:00am – Enjoy Gilroy Gardens Family Theme Park
  • 12:00 – 1:00pm BBQ Lunch in South County Picnic Grove
  • 1:00pm – 6:00pm Enjoy Gilroy Gardens Family Theme Park

Camping Facilities and Safety

  • Large grass fields (Groups must bring their own tents)
  • Maintained restrooms (sorry, no showers)
  • Covered picnic area
  • Well-lit walkways
  • Nearby parking
  • 24-hour security
Music at the Vineyard @ Dorcich Family Vineyards
Jun 15 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Music at the Vineyard @ Dorcich Family Vineyards

Dorcich Family Vineyards music event is FREE and open to the public. Madrigal’s Tacos will be available for purchase during the event. Their tasting room will be open until 5pm for tastings and wine will be available to purchase by the bottle from 5pm to 7pm. There is no outside alcohol allowed; please don’t forget to bring a picnic to enjoy, a blanket and folding chairs.

Sip ‘N Sway Saturdays @ The Stomping Ground
Jun 15 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Sip 'N Sway Saturdays @ The Stomping Ground

Come to The Stomping Ground to relax with some great music this summer. Bring your dancing shoes and dance the night away with your friends and family, all ages are welcome.

6/1 – Relative Key

6/8 – Reflex

6/15 – Drive!

6/22 – Soulwise ft. Bert Javier

6/29 – Maroon Vibes (tentative)

7/6 – Santa Cruz Reggae All Stars

7/13 – Neverland

7/27 – Stompbox

8/24 – Superbad

Other Saturday dates TBD

The Bear Necessities Dog Walk @ Coyote Lake Harvey Bear Ranch County Park
Jun 15 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Bear Necessities Dog Walk @ Coyote Lake Harvey Bear Ranch County Park

Join a Park Ranger on an evening group hike to socialize and exercise with your dog. Meet in the Harvey Bear Ranch Parking Lot on San Martin Avenue with your flash light. Questions? (408) 842-7800

Jun
16
Sun
2019
Hike the Magnificent Seven! @ Mt. Madonna
Jun 16 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Hike the Magnificent Seven! @ Mt. Madonna

Come and join the guided hike to complete the #PixInParks challenge. This month’s hike will be on the Rock Springs to Upper Miller Trail. The meeting area will be at the Amphitheater parking lot.

Groovin’ in the Grove @ Clos LaChance
Jun 16 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Groovin' in the Grove @ Clos LaChance

Come visit Clos LaChance from 1:00-4:00pm and enjoy live music from a variety of local acoustic style artists. See list below for this season’s line-up. A friendly reminder that Clos LaChance is a 21+ only facility.

June 2: David Johnson
June 9: PS Acoustic
June 16: Jeff Stomatz
June 23: Cook’n Fenny Combo

Jun
18
Tue
2019
Christopher High School Aquatic Center Days @ Christopher High School Aquatic Center
Jun 18 @ 11:30 am – 5:00 pm
Christopher High School Aquatic Center Days @ Christopher High School Aquatic Center

The Christopher High School Aquatic Center is open Tuesday – Sunday June 18 – August 4, from 11:30AM to 5:00PM. The entrance fee is $8 weekdays and $10 weekends. They are closed 7/4, 7/26, 7/27, 7/28 and Mondays.

Jun
19
Wed
2019
Christopher High School Aquatic Center Days @ Christopher High School Aquatic Center
Jun 19 @ 11:30 am – 5:00 pm
Christopher High School Aquatic Center Days @ Christopher High School Aquatic Center

The Christopher High School Aquatic Center is open Tuesday – Sunday June 18 – August 4, from 11:30AM to 5:00PM. The entrance fee is $8 weekdays and $10 weekends. They are closed 7/4, 7/26, 7/27, 7/28 and Mondays.