Good things are growing in and around Gilroy

For a complete listing of local farm trails click to view the Country Crossroads map, or visit the interactive map.

Casa de Fruta
10021 Pacheco Pass Highway
Hollister, CA
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Casa de Fruta started out as a roadside fruit stand and today welcomes more than 2 million travelers from around the world each year. Come to the “Casa” to pick up some fresh-from-the-orchard produce, dine at the 24-hour restaurant, sample award-winning wines from Zanger Vineyards, shop for unique gifts, or even stay a few nights at the RV park.
Garlic World
4800 Monterey Highway (On northbound side of Hwy 101)
Gilroy, CA 95020
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Garlic World is a unique combination of fruit stand, gourmet food store, and gift shop. The store’s specialty is garlic (in every way, shape and form imaginable), but you can also find fresh produce, dried fruits, nuts, honey, preserves, Gilroy wines, gifts, and cookbooks.
Gilroy Farmers’ Market
Monterey Road and 5th Street Downtown Gilroy
Gilroy, CA 95020
Fridays, starting June 2 and running into the fall, the Gilroy Demonstration Garden will sponsor the Downtown Gilroy Spice of Life Certified Farmers Market.  The market will be open from 3:30 to 7:30 PM.  It will showcase a variety of local farms and businesses, including a stand with the Garden's own produce.  Food trucks from Movable Feast will be in attendance.  And during the middle of the summer, 5th Street Live will provide music and entertainment as well.  On Fridays Downtown Gilroy will be THE place to be this summer.

  • June - September 
  • 3:30PM - 7:30PM
LJB Farms
585 Fitzgerald Avenue
San Martin, CA
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This popular roadside farm stand at the corner of Masten Avenue and Santa Teresa Blvd. has become the lifeblood for the Bonino family’s agricultural operation. Locals make regular stops for fresh-from-the-field corn, juicy tomatoes, colorful peppers, squash, strawberries, firewood, and more. Open from late March through Christmas Eve.
Seasonal Fruit Stands
Various locations along Highways 101, 152, and 156, Masten Avenue and Monterey Street.
During harvest season you’ll find fresh cherries, strawberries, apricots, plums, corn, and more at local fruit stands throughout Gilroy and surrounding communities. It just doesn’t get any fresher than this!

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