Often referred to as the “Garlic Capital of the World,” Gilroy is most well known for its garlic crop along with the annual Gilroy Garlic Festival. There is the perfect mixture of new and old, rural and suburban in this Silicon Valley city, which is reflected throughout the neighborhoods, businesses and overall community. Gilroy is filled with award-winning parks, golf courses and multiple recreational outlets, which make for a beautiful, picturesque background for the town.
Be sure to visit Gilroy Gardens Family Theme Park, California’s only horticultural theme park, where guests can have fun on multiple rides and attractions which focus on education of the natural world. Along with the fun of a theme park, residents and visitors can enjoy shopping and dining at the Gilroy Premium Outlets. Complete your visit with a trip to one of the local wineries where Northern California beauty combines with delicious winemaking. With so many things to do in Gilroy and the close proximity to major Silicon Valley businesses, your visit will be nothing short of exceptional.