Gilroy, with its nickname “Garlic capital of the World, is known for its world famous Garlic festival. Garlic flavored ice cream is just one of the garlicky foods to be found.

Live music and everything garlic is a staple of the world famous festival. Mushrooms and boutique wineries are among other businesses producing in the area.

Gilory Gardens a family theme park features 20 rides and attractions as well as six majestic gardens. The park offers ‘Holiday Lights’, special education days and overnight camps.

Gilroy Premium Outlet Mall is home to discounts from Ann Taylor, Banana Republic, Coach, Nike, Sony and more.

There is a bowling ally, movie theaters and a new live theater called ‘Limelight Actors Theater’ offering comedy, drama and cabaret shows.

The symphony can be heard as well in the city of Gilroy. There are two museums and several parks though out the city of Gilroy.