Garden Grove, CA
Searching Garden Grove apartments? Garden Grove, known as "The City of Youth and Ambition," is home to 172,000 people and four annual cultural festivals that celebrate the Vietnamese, Korean, Arabic and American heritage of Garden Grove. With the city's Strawberry Festival, the largest community-based Memorial Day event in the western United States, and its convenient location to Disneyland, Knott's Berry Farm and local beaches, make Garden Grove a great place to call home.
Garden Grove is home to the highest number of churches and places of worship per capita in California, including the world-famous Crystal Cathedral. The Crystal Cathedral is a sparkling facility that's home to more than 10,000 members and the internationally televised "Hour of Power." If you're moving to Garden Grove for its religious diversity, there is a wealth of apartments near any Garden Grove religious facility.
If you're new to Garden Grove apartments and want to explore the city's arts and culture, visit one of the three stage theaters located in various parts of the city. The Garden Grove Playhouse seats 80 in Eastgate Park on the west side of town, while east of downtown, the Gem Theatre features larger-scale productions such as world-premiere dramas, classic American comedies, recent Broadway hits and stagings of the classics. The 550-seat, open-air Festival Amphitheater is the site of Shakespeare Orange County, the local celebration of everything about The Bard.
Of course, you can't live in Garden Grove without visiting the Garden Grove Strawberry Festival. Originally created in 1958 to bring together the east and west sides of Garden Grove, the Strawberry Festival is now a charity event that's donated more than $4.5 million to local non-profits organization. At the festival, enjoy bake-offs, carnival rides, celebrity appearances, a parade, live music, a talent show and a strawberry pie-eating contest.
Meet residents of other Garden Grove apartments at one of the city's 14 parks and recreational facilities. Join a softball or volleyball league at the 36-acre Garden Grove Park or Chapman Sports Complex, the latter of which includes facilities for hockey, racquetball, basketball and more. If you have children, they will love playing on the concrete animals or sliding down the sea serpent slide at the playground at the Atlantis Play Center, which is located on the northwest corner of Garden Grove Park, convenient to downtown apartments.
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