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Home of the Gilroy Garlic Festival! Nice large grassy park, with lots of trees.

Large park with lots of shady trees. Large amphitheater area. Restrooms and BBQ pits for... read more

Reviewed July 31, 2018
South San Francisco, California
Walking the dog.

Nice park. Very friendly feeling. Great trails lead in and out of the park. Perfect walking a dog... read more

Reviewed December 21, 2017
Chester F
Gilroy, California
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7050 Miller Ave, Gilroy, CA 95020
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Reviewed July 31, 2018

Large park with lots of shady trees. Large amphitheater area. Restrooms and BBQ pits for non-festival time use. Nice breeze.

Thank Southcityca
Reviewed July 29, 2018

We went to the annual Gilroy Garlic Festival held here. If you've never been to this annual festival you have to go at least once. This is a 3 day festival with cooking competitions, food vendors (with lots of garlic of course!), merchandise vendors selling...More

Thank Lynette51
Reviewed December 21, 2017

Nice park. Very friendly feeling. Great trails lead in and out of the park. Perfect walking a dog. Has many pavilions and BBQ pits. Baseball and soccer fields along with an outdoor amphitheater.

Thank Chester F
Reviewed July 28, 2017 via mobile

Once year at the end of July, the little town of Gilroy becomes the hot spot for garlic lovers to gather. Food, music and fun is what it's all about at the Garlic Festival.

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Reviewed July 19, 2017

Christmas Hill Park is truly one of Gilroy's gems. It contains trails, an amphitheater, community room, several excellent picnic sites available for reservation for large and small gatherings, a fun children's area, many shade trees and multi purpose fields which are used for Little League...More

Thank garliccity
Reviewed June 21, 2017 via mobile

Christmas Hill Park offers beautiful walking and running trails for varied levels. The trails connect and many are shaded . Some are dirt which are foot friendly. The playgrounds are cool. On occasion at dusk a few questionable people may be seen but haven't noticed...More

Thank LookingForMangos
Reviewed April 14, 2017

We have had birthday parties here many times. Play area for the kids, hiking trails, lots of green grass and trees. Squirrels want to be invited to dinner! The bees too! We usually fix a separate plate of food for the bees and place it...More

Thank trudyp95037
Reviewed April 10, 2017

I've been here for the giant Gilroy Garlic festival or just to hang out with friends. Parts are nicely shaded and other parts host local sports events or practices. Normally never too crowded and very quiet.

Thank atomicfella
Reviewed March 30, 2017

I have been to this park over 30 times. There are HUGE wide open grass areas, some shaded and some not, where people come to lay on a blanket, toss the ball for the dog or hang out in general. It has several fields large...More

Thank Michael W
Reviewed August 23, 2016

This park offers a selection of sports (softball and soccer fields), plus a natural amphitheater and stage. There are barbeque area throughout the park, plus a large barbeque and patio area with shade. There is also an area for smaller children to play.

Thank Dean R
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Dogs are welcome on leashes, the best off leash park in the area is at Centennial park in morgan hill