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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Public Power Week

Public Power Week

Come celebrate Public Power Week with Gastonia's Electric Utility! Thursday, October 6, 4:00 - 7:00 pm at Eastridge…

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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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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 Arts and Antiques

Downtown Arts and Antiques

Two of life’s most enjoyable pursuits – arts & antiques – have found the perfect home in the…

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My Recycling/Garbage Schedule

My Recycling/Garbage Schedule

Search for Available Services by Residential Address

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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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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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Fuse Presentation

Fuse Presentation

The proposed Franklin Urban Sports & Entertainment objectives include the; redevelopment of the Franklin Urban Corridor to promote…

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Fall Festival & Antique Show

Fall Festival & Antique Show

Everything you want in a Fall Festival! Fun, Food & Great Finds! Join us Saturday, October 22 for…

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Online Utility Customer Service

Online Utility Customer Service

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

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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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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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My Recycling/Garbage Schedule

My Recycling/Garbage Schedule

Search for Available Services by Residential Address

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...
Fuse Presentation

Fuse Presentation

The proposed Franklin Urban Sports & Entertainment objectives include the; redevelopment of the Franklin Urban Corridor to promote economic development…

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...
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...
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...
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…

Read more...
Fall Festival & Antique Show

Fall Festival & Antique Show

Everything you want in a Fall Festival! Fun, Food & Great Finds! Join us Saturday, October 22 for the Downtown…

Read more...
Online Utility Customer Service

Online Utility Customer Service

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

Read more...
Downtown Arts and Antiques

Downtown Arts and Antiques

Two of life’s most enjoyable pursuits – arts & antiques – have found the perfect home in the Downtown Gastonia…

Read more...
Public Power Week

Public Power Week

Come celebrate Public Power Week with Gastonia's Electric Utility! Thursday, October 6, 4:00 - 7:00 pm at Eastridge Mall, 246…

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01Oct
Gastonia Artist Jamey Gray Exhibit
Sat Oct 01 @ 8:00AM - 05:00PM
01Oct
Sleepy Poet Antique Mall Opening Day
Sat Oct 01 @10:00AM - 07:00PM
01Oct
Zombie Walk Food Drive & Pokemon Crawl
Sat Oct 01 @ 2:00PM - 07:00PM
03Oct
Gaston County Sports Hall of Fame Dinner
Mon Oct 03 @ 6:00PM - 08:00PM
04Oct
05Oct
Gastonia Artist Jamey Gray Exhibit
Wed Oct 05 @ 8:00AM - 05:00PM
06Oct
Gastonia Artist Jamey Gray Exhibit
Thu Oct 06 @ 8:00AM - 05:00PM
06Oct
Public Power Week
Thu Oct 06 @ 4:00PM - 07:00PM
07Oct
Gastonia Artist Jamey Gray Exhibit
Fri Oct 07 @ 8:00AM - 05:00PM
04Oct
Tue Oct 04 @ 6:00PM - 08:00PM
City Council
06Oct
Thu Oct 06 @ 5:30PM - 07:00PM
Gastonia Planning Commission
11Oct
Tue Oct 11 @ 5:00PM - 06:00PM
Sister Cities Board
18Oct
Tue Oct 18 @ 6:00PM - 08:00PM
City Council
27Oct
Thu Oct 27 @ 9:00AM - 11:00AM
CANCELLED - Board of Adjustment Meeting
27Oct
Thu Oct 27 @ 6:00PM - 08:00PM
Historic District Commission Meeting
03Nov
Thu Nov 03 @ 5:30PM - 07:00PM
Gastonia Planning Commission
30Sep
Beginning Line Dance
Fri Sep 30 @ 6:45PM - 07:45PM
30Sep
Intermediate Line Dance
Fri Sep 30 @ 8:00PM - 08:00PM
30Sep
Intermediate Line Dance
Fri Sep 30 @ 8:00PM - 09:00PM
30Sep
Intermediate Line Dance
Fri Sep 30 @ 8:00PM - 09:00PM
01Oct
Beginning Line Dance
Sat Oct 01 @ 6:45PM - 07:45PM
01Oct
Intermediate Line Dance
Sat Oct 01 @ 8:00PM - 08:00PM
01Oct
Intermediate Line Dance
Sat Oct 01 @ 8:00PM - 09:00PM
01Oct
Intermediate Line Dance
Sat Oct 01 @ 8:00PM - 09:00PM
02Oct
Beginning Line Dance
Sun Oct 02 @ 6:45PM - 07:45PM

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)
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