Los Gatos is a perfect family-friendly town. Filled with parks, playgrounds, nature and kid-approved restaurants, you are sure to keep the whole family entertained.
Carousel, Billy Jones Railroad, Playground. Start your morning with an outing at Oak Meadow Park. Enjoy an old-fashioned carousel ride and a genuine steam-engine train. The playground at Oak Meadow features a real, decommissioned USAF T-33 Jet.
Vasona Lake County Park
Vasona Lake County Park includes 45 acres of lawn which can be used for frisbee tossing, softball or any sport, or just relaxing on the grass.There are several picnic areas available on a first-come, first-served basis. Paddle boats and row boats are available for rental from early spring through early fall (Los Gatos Recreationfor more information). The lake also offers fishing for black bass, crappie, catfish and bluegill.
Or visit Youth Science Institute (YSI), located at the park’s north end, which offers programs and outings which interpret science and inspire an appreciation for the natural environment. Visit their website Youth Science Institute.
los gatos meats & smokehouse
Los Gatos Meats and Smokehouse is not only a local staple, but also a piece of Los Gatos history. Established in 1891, generations of families have served Los Gatos locals and visitors alike. They feature high quality, specialty meats which make delicious deli sandwiches. Family-owned and operated, you will be treated with friendly service that truly makes you feel connected to our community.
Finish off the day with a round of bocce and dinner at Campo di Bocce, With eight world-class bocce courts, 4 inside and 4 outdoors, and bocce staff to give instructions, Campo di Bocce shares the old-world game of bocce with the masses. Stay for dinner and enjoy traditional Italian classics, and extensive wine menu and a friendly atmsophere.