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Welcome summer!!

School is out, summer is here, and graduation celebrations are in full swing. If you’re looking for something to do next, look no further than these exciting outdoor activities. Grab your kiddos, special someone or your besties because these four fantastic activities that will have you dancing, playing, splashing and celebrating. You’ll be too cool for school!

1. Downtown Live at 5th Street, Gilroy

5th street live
pc: Gilroy Welcome Center

Come and enjoy live music and a variety of food trucks this summer during Downtown Live. The event will run 5PM-9PM on Thursdays on 5th Street and Monterey Street. Food trucks arrive at 5 PM. Bands start at 7 PM.

When: Thursdays starting June 21st

Where: Downtown Gilroy on 5th Street

Cost: Free


2. Morgan Hill Aquatics Center

Morgan Hill Aquatics
pc: City of Morgan Hill

The Morgan Hill Aquatics Center is the place to “Cool It” this summer 2018. With fun for kids young and old, the center has a number of attractions to make for a great summer day. Stop by and have a blast on the variety of water features or just enjoy a leisurely day poolside. The ultimate summer experience is just minutes away at Morgan Hill Aquatics Center.

When: June 11th – August 12th

Where: 16200 Condit Road

Cost and Membership:


3. Learn to Play Polo

South Bay Polo Pony-Club
pc: South Bay Polo Club

Join South Bay Polo for their Learn to Play Polo in 10 Weeks Series. Francesca Finato, owner of South Bay Polo will teach you everything you need to know to play “The Sport of Kings.” These 1.5 hour clinics include everything you need, horse and equipment. Gift certificates are also available for the person “that has everything” in your life.

When: Saturday June 16th @ 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM

Where: South Bay Polo, 1290 Masten Ave, Gilroy

Cost and Membership:


4. 4th Annual Prohibition Party

MH Speak Easy Party
pc: Morgan Hill Historical Society

PASSWORD REQUIRED! Travel back in time to the late 1920s, an era of secrecy, loosening morals and opulence. The 4th Annual Speakeasy Party at the Villa Mira Monte historic property in Morgan Hill, CA on June 23rd. It will be an event to remember! Dress up in clothing from the era, enjoy dancing, entertainment, delicious food, prohibition era cocktails, complimentary portrait sessions, games, raffles and more!

When: Saturday June 23rd @ 7:00 PM-10:00 PM

Where: 17860 Monterey Road, Morgan Hill

Cost: $70 A Fundraiser for Morgan Hill Historical Society Ages 21 and up


Enjoy, have fun, and don’t forget to share your pics on our Facebook page at The South County Lifestyle!



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