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July 20 Events 4-10 U.S. Women’s Open Golf Tournament The premier championship in women’s golf at CordeValle Resort — the fi rst held in the Bay Area. For information, visit 2016 uswomensopen.com. Harvest Festival Celebrate the harvest with the Guglielmo family as they celebrate with wine, games, appetizers, followed by the bless- ing of the grapes, a fabulous barbecue dinner, more wine, and dancing to a live band. Festivities begin at 2 pm. More information at guglielmowinery.com. 5 27 Legacy Winemaking Stories of Santa Clara Valley Step back in time and enjoy family stories sharing a passion for wine, land, and their traditions (every Tuesday & Thursday). Discover four distinctive wineries, each celebrating almost 100 years of wine making — Guglielmo Winery, Morgan HIll Cellars, Kirigin Cellars and Solis Winery. For information and itinerary, visit gilroywelcomecenter.org. Santa Clara Valley Wine Trail Celebration Celebrate the two-year an- niversary of the Wine Trail with barrel tasting, wine pairings, new releases, rare library wines and more. For a list of participating wineries and more details: santaclarawines.com GILROY GARLIC FESTIVAL CELEBRATES 38TH YEAR (See page 106) 16 Gilroy Gardens 2016 Lumination 6 Vines & Vibes Listen to SAGE under the shady canopy at Guglielmo Winery while enjoying a glass of wine with family and friends. No admission fee, just a great time. Music starts at 5:30 pm. More info: guglielmowinery.com 8-10 Lend Me A Tenor Limelight Actor’s Theater’s Summer Comedy & Fund- raiser for Parkinson’s Research. A sensation on Broadway and in London’s West End, this madcap, screwball comedy set in 1934 is guaranteed to leave audiences teary-eyed with laughter. Show- times and reservations available at limelightactorstheater.com. 8 Sunset Music Series Enjoy live music, wine and food served on Sarah’s Vineyard picnic grounds. Food provided by local caterers or bring your own. Music begins at 6:30 pm. Play list available at Sarahsvineyard.com. 10 Over 30 larger-than-life light displays throughout the park’s 26 acres. Lumination begins on July 16 and runs nightly from 6-10 pm through August 14. Then on Friday, Saturday and Sundays only. Separate night- time admission is required. Visit luminationgilroy.org for info. 16 Tribute Dinner & Benefi t Honoring Joe Aiello Leadership Morgan Hill will honor local farmer, Joe Aiello with the 2016 Leadership Excellence Award at the evening dinner celebration/fundraiser at Guglielmo Winery. Reservations at leadershipmorganhill.org. 29-31 Gilroy Garlic Festival Known as the world’s great- est summer food festival, this Gilroy event has drawn visitors from around the world to enjoy great garlicky food, live cooking competitions and lots of fun for the whole family. Gourmet Alley, the heart of the festival, features a gigantic outdoor kitchen where wold famous “pyro chefs” put on a spectacular fl ame-up. Live entertainment can be found on three stages and visitors enjoy strolling through the arts & crafts area, wine tasting, and cooking contests and demonstrations. Info at gilroygarlicfestival.com. August 5 First Friday Art Walk A self-guided tour through downtown Morgan Hill’s restaurants and shops to see the latest art exhibits. New artists every other month. From 11 am to 7 pm — all art venues are free and open to the public. Meet featured artists from 5-7 pm. Info available at Morgan Hill Art Gallery, 13 W. 2nd Street. 5 KRTY Songwriter Event Listen to your favorite Country songs performed by the writers themselves at Hall of Fame Night with D. Vincent Williams at Clos LaChance Winery. Doors open at 6 pm. PreEvent tickets available at closlachancewinery.com. 6 Historic Walking Tour Join members of the Gilroy Historical Society as they guide you on FREE walking tours through Gilroy’s historic districts. Tours are given on the fi rst Saturday of each month from 10 am to noon. Reservations are recommended but not required. Information at 408.846.0446. through August 26th. Music from 6 pm to 9 pm. Entourage, playing Today’s Favorites and Yesterdays Classics. For the complete band line-up, go to morganhill.org. Gilroy Demonstration Garden 6 Mondays & Fridays 3-6 pm Saturdays 8:30 am - 12:30 pm Please bring/wear: long pants and long-sleeved shirts that can breathe, closed-toe work shoes, a hat, sunscreen, a water bottle. No RSVP required, just show up. Gilroy Concert Series Friday Night Music Series continues in the downtown between Monterey and Eigleberry on Fifth Street. Featuring vendors, food, fun and music from 6 pm to 9 pm. For the complete band line-up and schedule, go to gilroydowntownbusiness.org. 20 Open every day for the community to enjoy. VOLUNTEER WORKDAYS FARMSTAND Saturdays 9:00am - Noon Seasonal edibles, ornamentals and herbs grown in the Garden Pony Up Petting Zoo MONTHLY POTLUCKS Weekends only at Gilroy Gardens — mini creatures — goats, ducks, chickens, rabbits and pigs — all sized for little ones. Adults free with paying child. Not included in park membership or admission. Proceeds go to Pony Up for animal care. More info at gilroygardens.org 2nd Saturdays at Noon. Join us in the Garden to meet fellow volunteers and help discuss ideas for the Garden’s future. Plates, napkins, utensils, cutting board are provided. Bring: a healthy appetizer, entree, salad, drink or dessert that feeds 6-8 people. 6 Morgan Hill Concert Series Friday Night Music Series in the downtown amphitheater continues each Friday night GILROY • MORGAN HILL • SAN MARTIN Seasonal JULY / AUGUST 2016 gmhtoday.com