- TripBuzz found 125 things to do with kids in or near Gilroy, California, including 110 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Morgan Hill, Salinas, Hollister and Aptos.
- From Predator's Archery to Maggi Stables, the Gilroy area offers 93 different types of family activities, including: Parks, Amusement Parks (All Ages), Horseback Riding and Playgrounds.
- Known for its abundant garlic crop, the city of Gilroy, California hosts its annual Gilroy Garlic Festival, attracting tourists from all over to sample their unique garlic ice cream and other interesting items. The city is also a large boutique wine producer and is home to estate wineries throughout the area. The cities natural landscape is breathtaking, with rolling green hills and stately trees.
Johnny 6 Stables specializes in the training and sales of American Saddlebred Horses, Fresians and Hackney ponies. They offer horseback riding lessons from beginner riders to advanced and also have horses for sale and horses for lease.
Situated on 51 acres of parkland, Christmas Hill Park offers trails for hiking, open grass areas and children's playgrounds. The park can also be used for playing baseball and horseshoes and has areas for picnics with barbecue grills.
Coyote Lake Park is 4,595-acre recreation area featuring a 635-acre lake for fishing and boating. There are 73 tent and RV campsites and more than 35 miles of wooded trails for hikers, horseback riders and off-road bicyclists.
Platinum Theatres is a movie theater that offers discounted tickets for movie showings before 12pm. The theatre features Stadium Seating, Digital Presentation, 3D movie showings, and is available for birthday parties.
Located within Las Animas Veterans Park, Gilroy Dog Park features gravel fields for canine recreation and exercise. The park provides drinking water, picnic tables, benches, trees, a double-gated entrance and a separate small dog area.