Celebrate

Add a little spice to your wedding or other special celebration!
Gilroy is an ideal location for weddings, corporate events, family reunions, birthday parties, and other special occasions.You’ll find numerous scenic venues in Gilroy and surrounding areas for any size gathering, plus affordable lodging options—and plenty for your guests to see and do while they’re in town!

Event Venues

Choose from a range of gorgeous venues with first-class indoor and outdoor facilities for your wedding or other special celebration!

Smaller venues are ideal for up to 50 or 75 guests. Other locations have facilities to accommodate as many as 300.

Affordable Lodging

Conveniently located at the southern gateway to Silicon Valley, Gilroy offers plenty of budget-friendly lodging options for your out-of-town guests.

Central Location

Nestled against the Santa Cruz Mountains at the gateway to Silicon Valley, Gilroy is just 30 minutes from San Jose International Airport and a short drive from San Francisco, Monterey/Carmel, or Santa Cruz.

California Sunshine

Gilroy’s Mediterranean climate means plenty of sunshine and wonderful weather all year long, with an average daytime temperature of 74 degrees. Many event venues offer both outdoor and indoor facilities.

Clos LaChance Winery

1 Hummingbird Lane
San Martin, CA 95046

100 acres of growing vineyards and golden hillsides dotted with majestic green oak trees provide a stunning backdrop for ceremonies of all faiths.

Fernwood Cellars

7137 Redwood Retreat Road
Gilroy, Ca 95020

Redwood Retreat at Fernwood Cellars is a touch majestic, romantically picturesque, and ruggedly serene. There is a sense of timelessness—of being in another world you didn't know existed. Your guests will be seated in the midst of towering redwoods as they wait for you to make your way down the path where the two most important words will be spoken…“I do!”

Fortino Winery

4525 Hecker Pass Highway
Gilroy, CA 95020

Majestic redwoods, manicured landscape, and gently sloping hillside covered in thriving Chardonnay vines will serve as a breath-taking background for your wedding vows and photos alike.

Gilroy Gardens Family Theme Park

3050 Hecker Pass Highway
Gilroy, CA 95020

The park has become a very popular wedding destination and is also a fun choice for school dances and corporate events. Three beautiful locations within the park make for picture-perfect ceremonies, from small intimate gatherings to large events for up to 450 guests.

Gilroy Golf Course

2695 Hecker Pass Road
Gilroy, CA 95020

Gilroy Golf Course is a public golf course located on Hecker Pass Hwy 152 just a short drive from Gilroy Gardens and our many famous wineries.  Make a day of it!  We host daily play for your enjoyment as well as tournaments and special events.

Gilroy Lodge on the Hill

2765 Hecker Pass Highway
Gilroy, CA 95020

Nestled on a hill top located on Highway 152 easily accessible from Highway 101 or Highway 1, this beautiful facility offers a picturesque view overlooking the mountains surrounding Gilroy and South Santa Clara Valley.

Guglielmo Winery

1480 E Main Avenue
Morgan Hill, CA 95037

Your DREAM wedding begins here in our Villa Emile Event Center, with the charm of Tuscany along with the magic of vines and grapes. Celebrate under the stars outdoors or, for smaller weddings, the quaint charm of our indoor Heritage Room is available. Guglielmo Winery offers complete, All Inclusive Wedding Packages, with the pricing based on guests from 50 to 250. For larger weddings (up to 300 guests), our OUTDOOR season runs from the first weekend in May through the second weekend of October; with our INDOOR season available year ‘round in our indoor Historic Heritage Room. Please call our Event Department today for details on our Wedding Packages or for help in creating your special day with us.

Hecker Pass Winery

4605 Hecker Pass Highway
Gilroy, CA 95020

Gather with family and friends in a breathtaking setting complete with views of picturesque vineyards and rolling hills. The La Vigna Event Center has all the amenities you need for your special day.

Hilton Garden Inn

6070 Monterey Road
Gilroy, CA 95020

Celebrate your wedding with all your friends and family members in the Grand Ballroom. Spaces for intimate gatherings are also available.

Kirigin Cellars

11550 Watsonville Road
Gilroy, CA 95020

The Tuscan-style Club House provides wonderful old-world charm and seats up to 200 guests in the main banquet hall, overlooking 33+ acres of vineyards as well as lush lawns, rose bushes, and redwood trees.

Lion Ranch Vineyards & Winery

645 W. San Martin Avenue
San Martin, Ca 95046

Lion Ranch Vineyards & Winery is happy to host your next event. From birthday parties to corporate events, all are welcome.

Rosewood Cordevalle

1 Cordevalle Club Drive
San Martin , Ca 95046

All of Rosewood CordeValle's venues offer natural light and a patio or terrace. With endless choices for entertainment, guests will never be far from the excitement. The celebrated golf course is just the beginning...other options include spa treatments, wine tastings and tours, hiking trails and a variety of other activities to create unforgettable memories.

Seeker Vineyard

11755 Turlock Avenue
San Martin, CA 95046

A great winery with an elegant but rustic setting for your most special days!

Solis Winery

3920 Hecker Pass Highway
Gilroy, CA 95020

This gorgeous award-winning winery is a great place to relax, enjoy the breathtaking views of the vineyard through the glass wall that serves as a backdrop to the servers in the tasting room, and host an intimate event. Solis is known for well-made, delicious wine, friendly service and the gorgeous view that takes your wine tasting experience to another level.

The Fitz Place

455 Fitzgerald Avenue
San Martin , CA 95046

Offering all the comfort and charm of an English Country Inn, our property accommodates 20 overnight guests and has private event space for large groups and weddings. Charming, relaxing, and beautiful...The Fitz Place is a unique sojourn waiting just for you!

Wedgewood Wedding & Banquet Center at Eagle Ridge Golf Club

2951 Club Drive
Gilroy, CA 95020

This is one of the area’s most popular destinations for weddings and other special celebrations. The stately white Monterey Colonial style clubhouse is situated high in the hills above Gilroy, with an outdoor gazebo, sweeping views of the valley below, and a banquet hall that seats up to 225 guests comfortably.

Willey Cultural Center (Willey House)

140 Fifth Street
Gilroy, CA 95020

This beautiful historic house is a great location for an intimate backyard event.

Plan a Wedding Weekend Itinerary

Encourage your guests to “follow the fun” while they’re in town for your wedding!

Go wine tasting at any of the 30+ wineries located along the Santa Clara Valley Wine Trail

Shop and save 25-65% on over 145 top brands at Gilroy Premium Outlets

Find fun Gilroy gifts at Garlic World, Garlic Shoppe, and Garlic City Mercantile

Take the kids out for some family fun at Gilroy Gardens Family Theme Park

Visit downtown Gilroy to sample craft brews and enjoy authentic Mexican food

Hit the links at the award-winning Eagle Ridge Golf Club or Gilroy Golf Course

Browse for unique treasures at the charming antique stores and boutiques in downtown Gilroy

Enjoy historic dining at The Milias Restaurant or Old City Hall in downtown Gilroy

Pamper yourself at Shag Beauty Bar and the Itty Bitty Boutique

Go for an invigorating hike or bike ride on any of the scenic trails in and around Gilroy