What is GavFEST?

GavFEST is an annual spring festival and college open house on the beautiful Gilroy campus. It's a great day for families, the community and prospective students to visit the school, have fun, and learn about what Gavilan College has to offer.

Attractions at GavFEST 2009 will include:

  • College open house and community resource fair
  • Booths and exhibits
  • Ceramics sale
  • Hairstyles and manicures from the Cosmetology Department

Gavi-Land Kids Activities:

  • Reptile Petting Zoo
  • Bounce House
  • Gavilan Child Development Center Open House
  • Kids art activities


  • 11:00 AM Battle of the High School Bands on the Main Stage
  • Musical Ensemble 2:00 PM on the Main Stage
  • Hip Hop Craze 1:00 PM on the STAR Stage
  • 12:00 noon Watsonville Taiko on the STAR Stage
  • 1:45 PM Kid Karaoke on the STAR Stage
  • 2:00 PM Godspell matinee in the Theater

Food Court:

  • Donuts & Coffee
  • Pizza
  • Hot Dogs
  • BBQ

Open House Tables and Exhibits:

  • Financial Aid
  • Alumni
  • Puente
  • MESA
  • Transfer Institute
  • TRIO
  • EOPS
  • Disability Resource Center
  • Counselors
  • Allied Health/Health Occupations



Last modified: April 15, 2009
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