Due to the growth of the community in the 1930’s Willow Glen became a part of San Jose in 1936. Today, downtown Willow Glen is a busy bedroom community that is filled with shoppers, strollers and dogs on a ‘walkable’ Lincoln Avenue. The communities main tree lined street. There are a variety of shops and dining available. Some with outdoor seating.
Most of the homes in willow Glen are circa 1920’s and 1930’s and feature charming old world design and vary in architecture.
Willow Glen events such as Dancing on the Avenue, Ladies Night Out, Taste of Willow Glen, a regular Farmer’s Market and the Founder’s Day Parade make this an exciting community to live in.
Willow glen resides along part of the 9.7 mile Los Gatos Creek Trail, you can bike, jog or walk to either the City of Los Gatos South or head North toward Downtown San Jose.
A light rail stop is also within walking distance.
With its diverse amenities and beautiful scenery, Willow Glen makes for a wonderful place to live.