Galco’s is Hiring

Love soda and love helping people who love soda? Galco’s is hiring! Part-time, perform a variety of duties (everything from register to deli to internet), strong writing skills and prior experience pack/shipping internet orders a plus. Part-time position, 15-20 hours a week and some weekends. Send resumes to

Horseless Carriages to Invade Galco’s on Dec. 31!

On Saturday, December 31, Galco’s parking lot will be invaded by horseless carriages from members of the Antique Car Club of Southern California. Car-lovers will especially enjoy wandering the asphalt to admire the classic beauties and chat with owners. The fun starts at 11am. Galco’s will be open on Saturday, December 31 from 9am – […]

Galco’s Holiday Hours 2016

Happy holidays to all our supporters, including the great community of Highland Park! 9am – 5pm December 24 and December 31 9am – 4pm January 2 Closed Christmas and New Year’s Day

New Soda Pop Stop Website

We are excited about the launch of our new and improved website,! Check it out to learn about Galco’s, browse the selections and place soda orders. Bookmark!

Galco’s Named in the Love Los Angeles Awards

Galco’s has been named one of the favorite venues in Highland Park, thanks to voters who cast ballots in Time Out Los Angeles’ Love Los Angeles Awards! Thanks to all who voted for Galco’s! We share this honor with you and all the great independent stores in Northeast Los Angeles!    

Girl Scouts Beautify Galco’s for Silver Award

John was pleased to assist the Girl Scouts from South Pasadena Troop 15441 with their Silver Award project — creating a wonderful mural which invites Galco’s patrons to enjoy the outdoor patio. This is only the beginning of reorganizing Galco’s dining area. Speaking of eating, have you had a Blockbuster today? 

Summer Soda Tasting is July 31, 2016

Summer Soda Tasting invites soda-lovers of all ages to sample a wide selection of carbonated bubbly beverages. This year’s selections include delicious offerings from Bedford’s of Port Angeles, WA; the extensive line of amazing Australian sodas from Bickford’s; fantastic French sodas from Rieme; sparkling indulges from Zedazeni which hails from the Republic of Georgia; and the […]

Soda Sipping with Great Entertainment

   All your soda sipping will have a wonderful musical soundtrack, thanks to our great entertainers. This year, Summer Soda Tasting 6 kicks off with a blessing from Native American Ted Garcia of the Tatviam tribe of Northern LA County; he’ll also share words and songs.  Guitarist David Holguin will perform Flamenco-styled tunes and Banna Beag Mall, an eclectic […]

Got Carbonated Kids? Let Them Burp-Off!

What do you get when you mix carbonated bubbly beverages and kids? A lot of burps! As part of the Summer Soda Tasting 6, kids ages 6-12 can enter a Burp-Off Competition and show everyone their finest, most creative, Did-They-Really-Do-That? belch! Participation is free. Burp-Off time is 5:45pm; if necessary, a second contest takes place at […]

Pop and Plumage on Feb. 3

Atlas Obscura is presenting Pop and Plumage on Feb 3, taking guests on a two-part adventure exploring Galco’s Soda Pop Stop and Moore Lab of Zoology. Delve deep into the world of obscure beverages at Galco’s Soda Pop Stop: a throwback to the age when every county had its own small soda manufacturer. Galco’s carries an immensely diverse variety of […]