Downtown Los Altos

Farmers’ Market, May 2nd

Bubbly Stroll, May 10th

Downtown Los Altos

Farmers’ Market, May 2nd

Bubbly Stroll, May 10th

Welcome to Downtown Los Altos

The tree lined streets of Downtown Los Altos, lush with green in summer and vibrantly colorful in fall, evoke the quaint, village atmosphere of small-town America. Nowhere else can you find a hardware store, a gem & mineral shop, and two grocery stores just a short stroll from unique cafes, boutiques and salons.

Within the six-block downtown triangle you will discover more than 150 shops offering just about everything from A to Z. Grab a special gift, make a deposit, have your clothes cleaned and tailored, and then grab food to go from the area’s most unique array of restaurants. Convenient FREE parking on the street and in the plazas.

Shop. Dine. Explore. Discover. Downtown Los Altos.

Upcoming Events

Shop, Dine, Be Local @LosAltos

LAVA Member of the Month

Featured Events

Art in the Plaza

April 20 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Head West Marketplace

April 28 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Downtown Los Altos Farmers’ Market

May 2 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Downtown Bubbly Stroll

May 10 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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To promote Downtown Los Altos as a great place to eat, shop and locate a business. We do this through community and business-centric events designed to bring people into Downtown Los Altos, sponsorships of other community events, and traditional and non-traditional advertising.


LAVA Board of Directors meet the third Wednesday of every month at 8:30am. Currently, these meeting are being held online. Please contact the LAVA office to find out how you can join the meeting


Since 1963, the Los Altos Village Association has been the premier merchants’ organization serving the Downtown Los Altos business community. With the primary goal of promoting Downtown awareness and increasing foot traffic, we support our businesses and the community through events, promotional advertising, beautification programs, and more. Merchants are encouraged to become active members of the Los Altos Village Association. Together we can work towards strengthening and growing the Downtown community for generations to come. Join today!