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Town of Gilroy Signage

Gilroy, CA

Gilroy, CA is located 28 miles south of San Jose, in one of the fastest growing communities in Silicon Valley.  Currently in a transition phase, Gilroy is a development community with apopulation of about 52,000.  Aside from being known for its garlic production, Gilroy is also known for its award winning parks, golf courses and recreation programs, and mature neighborhoods that create an excellent residential atmosphere.  Gilroy offers a County Library, a modern community hospital, as well as a Community College. Overall, Gilroy is an ideally located city which makes it an excellent place to live and work.


Garlic Capital of the World!

 Garlic Festival

Gilroy, CA

Gilroy’s claim to fame is being the “Garlic Capital of the World” where each year Gilroy plays host to over 135,000 visitors at the Gilroy Garlic Festival. The nickname comes from the fact that Gilroy Foods processes more garlic than any other factory in the world; most pickled, minced, and powdered garlic come from Gilroy.  The enormously successful Gilroy Garlic Festival is held at the end of July and utilizes 4,000 local volunteers.

Date Added:  December 24, 2017
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