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Gastonia Conference Center

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City History

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Downtown Arts and Antiques

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Online Utility Customer Service

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Crowders Mountain

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

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Fall Festival & Antique Show

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Rankin Lake Park

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05Sep
Labor Day - City Offices are closed
Mon Sep 05 @12:00AM - 11:59PM
22Oct
Donwtown Fall Festival & Antique Show
Sat Oct 22 @11:00AM - 06:00PM
12Nov
Shred Day
Sat Nov 12 @ 8:00AM - 12:00PM
24Nov
Thanksgiving Day - City Offices are closed
Thu Nov 24 @12:00AM - 11:59PM
25Nov
Designated Day - City Offices are closed
Fri Nov 25 @12:00AM - 11:59PM
06Sep
Tue Sep 06 @ 6:00PM - 08:00PM
City Council
08Sep
Thu Sep 08 @ 5:30PM - 07:00PM
CANCELLED - Gastonia Planning Commission
13Sep
Tue Sep 13 @ 5:00PM - 06:00PM
Sister Cities Board
14Sep
19Sep
Mon Sep 19 @ 5:45PM - 07:00PM
Facilities / Management Committee
20Sep
Tue Sep 20 @ 6:00PM - 08:00PM
City Council
21Sep
Wed Sep 21 @ 5:54PM - 07:00PM
Audit / Bids / Insurance Committee
22Sep
Thu Sep 22 @ 9:00AM - 11:00AM
Board of Adjustment Meeting
22Sep
Thu Sep 22 @ 6:00PM - 08:00PM
Historic District Commission Meeting
06Oct
Thu Oct 06 @ 5:30PM - 07:00PM
Gastonia Planning Commission
29Aug
Chair Volleyball
Mon Aug 29 @10:00AM - 11:00AM
29Aug
Aces High Card Group
Mon Aug 29 @ 1:30PM - 02:30PM
30Aug
Cardio Dance
Tue Aug 30 @ 8:30AM - 09:30AM
30Aug
Zumba Gold
Tue Aug 30 @10:30AM - 11:30AM
30Aug
Beginning Pickleball
Tue Aug 30 @11:45AM - 02:00PM
30Aug
Hatha Yoga
Tue Aug 30 @ 5:00PM - 06:00PM
30Aug
Cardio Dance
Tue Aug 30 @ 6:00PM - 07:00PM
30Aug
Western Partner Class
Tue Aug 30 @ 7:30PM - 08:30PM
31Aug
Take off Pounds Sensibly
Wed Aug 31 @ 8:30AM - 09:30AM

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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