WHO: Prospective college students, current students, and community members of all ages.
WHAT: GavFest is a FREE spring festival and college open house. This year GavFest will be showcasing student work throughout the campus, and will be celebrating Gavilan College's 90th anniversary! This year there will also be a Battle of the High School Bands on the Main Stage, and a Soccer Tournament hosted by the Gavilan College Athletic Department.
GavFest gives families and community members the opportunity to explore and enjoy Gavilan College's beautiful Gilroy campus.
GavFest 2009 will include a ceramic sale, resource fair, commercial vendors, activities, two entertainment stages, food, rock wall, GaviLAND kids fun area, arts and crafts, hairstyle and manicure demonstrations, karaoke, and more. Parents can also check out the Child Development Center, and learn about summer programs for kids including Summer Theater Arts Repertory and College for Youth.
Potential college students will have the opportunity to apply for admission, speak to counselors and apply for financial aid.
Watsonville Taiko will be back, along with Hip Hop Craze, and The Gavilan College Ensemble. The Theatre will be offering a matinee performance of Godspell at 2 p.m.
WHEN: Saturday, May 2, 2009
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
WHERE: Gavilan College Gilroy Campus, 5055 Santa Teresa Blvd. 95020.