There’s always something going on in downtown Gilroy!

For a complete listing of all Gilroy events please visit our event calendar.

The Gilroy Downtown Business Association hosts a few major events on an annual basis:

Check out what’s new with the GDBA and a list of recent accomplishments in Downtown Gilroy. We are always looking for volunteers to help us produce our Downtown Gilroy events. Email us if you are interested in participating in the planning process. Join Us Downtown!

Interested in volunteering for a Main Street Sub-Committee with the Gilroy Downtown Business Association or helping plan or work on the day of events? Download this Volunteer Application and return to the GDBA via email to, fax: 408.842.6010 or regular mail: PO Box 2310 Gilroy, CA 95021.

For more information on all of our events, please check our Facebook page or email our Downtown Coordinator. To stay up to date with news and events from Downtown Gilroy, sign up for our newsletter by clicking here.

2017 GDBA Event Calendar:

  • Gilroy Art & Wine Stroll - Saturday, May 20: 2PM - 6PM (Downtown Gilroy)
  • Fifth Street Live Concert Series - Evenings, June-August: 7PM - 9PM (Fifth Street between Monterey & Eigleberry)
  • A Taste of Downtown Summer Camp - July 10-14, July 17-21, July 24-28, and July 31-Aug. 4: 10AM-3PM (Downtown Gilroy)
  • Halloween Beer Crawl - Saturday, October 21: 2PM - 6PM (Downtown Gilroy)
  • Gilroy Holiday Parade & Tree Lighting - Saturday, December 2: 2:30PM - 8PM (Downtown Gilroy)

Fifth Street Live and Moveable Feast 

Fifth Street Live is back, and will happen in conjunction with Moveable Feast food trucks AND the Gilroy Farmers Market, beginning June 16 from 5PM-9PM.

  • June 16, 2017: Bobby Love and Sugar Sweet
  • June 23, 2017: Soulfoot
  • June 30, 2017: Miko's MonTaj
  • July 7, 2017: Frequency 
  • July 14, 2017: Mike Osborn Band
  • July 21, 2017: HackJammers
  • July 28, 2017 Kenny Thomas & Southern Baptists
  • Aug. 4, 2017: Bootleg Band
  • Aug. 11, 2017: JJ Hawg
  • Aug. 18, 2017: The Emphatics

Interested in being one of our vendors for Fifth Street Live? Download your Vendor Application here. To become a sponsor, please download an application here

2017 Downtown Gilroy Summer Camp 

The Gilroy Downtown Business Association is excited to host their first-ever summer camp for kids ages 7-13. Each day, there will be two fun and kid-friendly activities at downtown businesses with hosted lunch at a restaurant. Download the full flyer here for more information.

2017 Monthly Board Meetings Schedule:

  • Jan. 3, 2017 - 6:00PM 
  • Feb. 7, 2017 - 6:00PM, Location: Café 152 Bread Co (60 Fourth Street), download agenda here
  • Mar. 7, 2017 - 6:00PM, Location: Bella Viva (7423 Monterey Street), download agenda here
  • Apr. 4, 2017 - 6:00PM, Location: CMAP (7500 Monterey Street), download agenda here
  • May 2, 2017 - 6:00PM, Location: Nimble Thimble (7455 Monterey Street), download agenda here
  • June 6, 2017 - 6:00PM, Location: Leedo Art and Frame (7436 Monterey Street), download agenda here
  • July 11, 2017 - 6:00PM, Location: Café 152 Bread Co. (60 Fourth Street), download agenda here
  • Sept. 5, 2017 - 6:00PM
  • Oct. 3, 2017 - 6:00PM
  • Nov. 7, 2017 - 6:00PM
  • Dec. 5, 2017 - 6:00PM

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