Gallatin has something to do nearly everyday of the year. Whether you're searching for something fun for the family, an opportunity to build your business, or weekend recreational activity, Gallatin's Calendar of Events is full of activites of all types. From sports to festvals and fairs to networking opportunities and educational seminars, you'll find it all in Gallatin.
Each Spring and Fall, downtown Gallatin comes alive with a special festival for the season sponsored by Greater Gallatin. Spring's Squarefest and Fall's Main Street Festival attract vendors from all over the region and thousands of visitors to the heart of the city for a spirited community day filled with great fun, food and entertainment. These Main Street events, along with wonderful restaurants and businesses, the Gallatin Public Library, and other special activities throughout the year like the Gallatin Christmas Parade keep downtown Gallatin the vibrant hub of the city.
The Gallatin Parks system is one of the most extensive in Tennessee. League sports exist for all ages during all seasons of the year. The Gallatin Civic Center provides an indoor swimming pool, raquetball courts and basketball courts for Gallatin residents at a nominal charge. Triple Creek Park has popular walking trails and is home of the county's only dog park, while Municipal Park has a fabulous outdoor swimming facility and playground. Long Hollow Golf Course is an 18 hole golf course open 7 days a week. Lock 4 Park hosts the Annual XTerra Triathalon and has challenging bike trails that attract riders from throughout the region. Gallatin even has its own skate park, which holds regular competitions and fosters the talents of young skaters. Visit Gallatin Parks and Recreation for more information about the exceptional opportunities this city service provides for its residents and visitors.