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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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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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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Farmers Market

Farmers Market

Fresh produce. Locally raised meats. Home-baked goods. Fresh, locally grown flowers. You can find them all and more…

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Lineberger Park

Lineberger Park

  Lineberger Park has been a community landmark for the citizens of Gastonia and Gaston County since the…

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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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Rockin’ with Rotary

Rockin’ with Rotary

The 2015 Downtown Summer Concert Series kicks off Friday, May 15th. Plan to join us downtown every other…

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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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Gastonia July 4th Festival

Gastonia July 4th Festival

The Gastonia July 4th Festival has quickly become a family favorite for this great summer holiday. We can…

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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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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...
Rockin’ with Rotary

Rockin’ with Rotary

The 2015 Downtown Summer Concert Series kicks off Friday, May 15th. Plan to join us downtown every other Friday for…

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…

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...
Farmers Market

Farmers Market

Fresh produce. Locally raised meats. Home-baked goods. Fresh, locally grown flowers. You can find them all and more at the…

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...
Lineberger Park

Lineberger Park

  Lineberger Park has been a community landmark for the citizens of Gastonia and Gaston County since the late 1920’s,…

Read more...
Gastonia July 4th Festival

Gastonia July 4th Festival

The Gastonia July 4th Festival has quickly become a family favorite for this great summer holiday. We can think of…

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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 our USTREAM…

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,…

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Upset Bid Process - Webb Theater Redevelopment
 

The City of Gastonia and NCDOT are conducting a traffic study to find ways to relieve congestion along Franklin Boulevard between Cox Road and Redbud Drive. Your input can help make a difference and we encourage you to complete the survey below:

03Jul
04Jul
Gastonia July 4th Festival
Sat Jul 04 @11:30AM - 10:00PM
05Jul
Street Closings
Sun Jul 05 @ 8:00AM - 05:00PM
10Jul
Gastonia Downtown Summer Concert
Fri Jul 10 @ 6:00PM - 10:00PM
24Jul
Gastonia Downtown Summer Concert
Fri Jul 24 @ 6:00PM - 10:00PM
07Aug
Gastonia Downtown Summer Concert
Fri Aug 07 @ 6:00PM - 10:00PM
21Aug
Gastonia Downtown Summer Concert
Fri Aug 21 @ 6:00PM - 10:00PM
07Sep
07Jul
Tue Jul 07 @ 6:00PM - 09:00PM
(Cancelled) City Council Meeting
08Jul
09Jul
Thu Jul 09 @ 5:30PM - 08:00PM
Planning Commission
13Jul
Mon Jul 13 @ 6:00PM - 07:00PM
Citzens Advisory Board
14Jul
Tue Jul 14 @ 4:00PM - 05:00PM
Keep Gastonia Beautiful Board of Directors
14Jul
Tue Jul 14 @ 5:00PM - 06:00PM
Sister Cities Board
21Jul
Tue Jul 21 @ 6:00PM - 09:00PM
City Council Meeting
23Jul
Thu Jul 23 @ 9:00AM - 11:00AM
Board of Adjustment Meeting
23Jul
Thu Jul 23 @ 6:00PM - 08:00PM
Historic District Commission
23Jul
Thu Jul 23 @ 6:30PM - 08:00PM
GCLMPO Board Meeting
01Jul
Take off Pounds Sensibly
Wed Jul 01 @ 8:30AM - 09:30AM
01Jul
Free Summer Lunch Program
Wed Jul 01 @12:00PM - 01:00PM
01Jul
Beginning Senior Line Dance
Wed Jul 01 @ 1:00PM - 02:00PM
01Jul
Pinochle Card Group
Wed Jul 01 @ 1:30PM - 02:30PM
01Jul
Intermediate Senior Line Dance
Wed Jul 01 @ 2:15PM - 03:15PM
02Jul
Cardio Dance
Thu Jul 02 @ 8:30AM - 09:30AM
02Jul
Zumba Gold
Thu Jul 02 @10:30AM - 11:30AM
02Jul
Free Summer Lunch Program
Thu Jul 02 @12:00PM - 01:00PM
02Jul
Cardio Dance
Thu Jul 02 @ 6:00PM - 07:00PM

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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