Rankin Lake Park

Rankin Lake Park

Rankin Lake has been a community landmark for the citizens of Gastonia and Gaston County since its construction…

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Online Utility Customer Service & Payment

Online Utility Customer Service & Pa

The City of Gastonia is now offering Online Customer Self Service for Utility customers. Once your account is…

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Gastonia Conference Center

Gastonia Conference Center

The center is a symbol; a sign of the people of Gastonia, North Carolina on the move toward…

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City History

City History

The City of Gastonia was incorporated in 1877, the year reconstruction ended. The impetus for the early development…

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Controlling Cankerworms

Controlling Cankerworms

For a number of years, several cities and counties in our region have been battling cankerworms, also called…

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Schiele Museum

Schiele Museum

The natural wonders of North America and North Carolina coupled with the rich history of our region are…

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Downtown Gastonia Summer Concerts

Downtown Gastonia Summer Concerts

Downtown Alive will be back for the Summer of '16 with eight concerts at the Rotary Pavillion in…

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Crowders Mountain

Crowders Mountain

Raptors soar gracefully in the wind; vegetation reaches to the sky; sheer vertical cliffs drop 150 feet. Enjoy…

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Live Streaming City Council Meeting

Live Streaming City Council Meeting

Starting Tuesday, January 6, 2015 the first City Council meeting of each month will be streamed live on…

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Garbage and Recycling Schedule 2016

Garbage and Recycling Schedule 2016

Please see the Green and Orange Garbage & Recycling Collection Pick-up Schedules below:   Green Calendar Orange Calendar…

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Schiele Museum

Schiele Museum

The natural wonders of North America and North Carolina coupled with the rich history of our region are all reflected…

Read more...
Controlling Cankerworms

Controlling Cankerworms

For a number of years, several cities and counties in our region have been battling cankerworms, also called inchworms. The…

Read more...
Crowders Mountain

Crowders Mountain

Raptors soar gracefully in the wind; vegetation reaches to the sky; sheer vertical cliffs drop 150 feet. Enjoy the spectacle…

Read more...
Downtown Gastonia Summer Concerts

Downtown Gastonia Summer Concerts

Downtown Alive will be back for the Summer of '16 with eight concerts at the Rotary Pavillion in downtown Gastonia.…

Read more...
Garbage and Recycling Schedule 2016

Garbage and Recycling Schedule 2016

Please see the Green and Orange Garbage & Recycling Collection Pick-up Schedules below:   Green Calendar Orange Calendar    

Read more...
Gastonia Conference Center

Gastonia Conference Center

The center is a symbol; a sign of the people of Gastonia, North Carolina on the move toward civic, economic,…

Read more...
City History

City History

The City of Gastonia was incorporated in 1877, the year reconstruction ended. The impetus for the early development of  Gastonia,…

Read more...
Live Streaming City Council Meeting

Live Streaming City Council Meeting

Starting Tuesday, January 6, 2015 the first City Council meeting of each month will be streamed live on our USTREAM…

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Online Utility Customer Service & Payment

Online Utility Customer Service & Pa

The City of Gastonia is now offering Online Customer Self Service for Utility customers. Once your account is registered, you…

Read more...
Rankin Lake Park

Rankin Lake Park

Rankin Lake has been a community landmark for the citizens of Gastonia and Gaston County since its construction in 1922…

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13May
Gastonia Downtown Summer Concert
Fri May 13 @ 6:00PM - 10:00PM
27May
Gastonia Downtown Summer Concert
Fri May 27 @ 6:00PM - 10:00PM
30May
Memorial Day - City Offices are closed
Mon May 30 @12:00AM - 11:59PM
10Jun
Gastonia Downtown Summer Concert
Fri Jun 10 @ 6:00PM - 10:00PM
24Jun
Gastonia Downtown Summer Concert
Fri Jun 24 @ 6:00PM - 10:00PM
04Jul
Independence Day - City Offices are closed
Mon Jul 04 @12:00AM - 11:59PM
08Jul
Gastonia Downtown Summer Concert
Fri Jul 08 @ 6:00PM - 10:00PM
22Jul
Gastonia Downtown Summer Concert
Fri Jul 22 @ 6:00PM - 10:00PM
05Aug
Gastonia Downtown Summer Concert
Fri Aug 05 @ 6:00PM - 10:00PM
03May
Tue May 03 @ 6:00PM - 08:00PM
City Council
05May
Thu May 05 @ 5:30PM - 07:00PM
Gastonia Planning Commission
10May
Tue May 10 @ 5:00PM - 06:00PM
Sister Cities Board
10May
Tue May 10 @ 5:30PM - 07:00PM
Public Safety Committee
17May
Tue May 17 @ 6:00PM - 08:00PM
City Council
26May
Thu May 26 @ 9:00AM - 11:00AM
Board of Adjustment Meeting
26May
Thu May 26 @ 6:00PM - 08:00PM
Historic District Commission
09Jun
Thu Jun 09 @ 5:30PM - 07:00PM
Gastonia Planning Commission
03May
Cardio Dance
Tue May 03 @ 8:30AM - 09:30AM
03May
Zumba Gold
Tue May 03 @10:30AM - 11:30AM
03May
Beginning Pickleball
Tue May 03 @11:45AM - 02:00PM
03May
Hatha Yoga
Tue May 03 @ 5:00PM - 06:00PM
03May
Cardio Dance
Tue May 03 @ 6:00PM - 07:00PM
03May
Western Partner Class
Tue May 03 @ 7:30PM - 08:30PM
04May
Take off Pounds Sensibly
Wed May 04 @ 8:30AM - 09:30AM
04May
Beginning Senior Line Dance
Wed May 04 @ 1:00PM - 02:00PM
04May
Pinochle Card Group
Wed May 04 @ 1:30PM - 02:30PM

Event Permits

 
The City of Gastonia administers permitting for several different types of special events:
 
Block Party:  A gathering which requires the closure of a street.

Parade:  A march or procession which interferes with pedestrian and/or vehicular traffic.

Athletic Events:  An occasion when a group of participants collectively engage in a sport or other forms of physical exercise, which interferes and/or obstructs pedestrian or vehicular traffic. This includes bicycle and foot races.

Other Special Events:  Street fair, arts and crafts show, soapbox derby, rally or other events, which interfere with pedestrian or vehicular traffic.

Carnivals, Circuses & Rodeos: Larger events, including but not limited to, carnivals, circuses and rodeos may only be approved by City Council following a public hearing to determine that the event will be safe and not have a negative impact on adjoining properties.

 
Event and related permits can be obtained in the Garland Business Center located at 150 South York Street, Gastonia, NC 28052. For more information and applications for event permits, please see the Quick Links section to the right.
 
Contact Information:
Customer Service
Garland Municipal Business Center
150 S. York Street, Gastonia, NC 28052
PO Box 1748, Gastonia, NC 28053-1748
704-866-6022 (office)
704-854-6654 (fax)
Email


  
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