1. Welcome to the

    City of Gallatin

  1. An energetic small city set in the idyllic countryside only 30 miles north of Nashville, Gallatin offers the rich variety of recreational, educational, and economic activities you’d expect to find in a bigger city. Recognized as one of the top “power suburbs” in the United States, Gallatin boasts high-paying jobs and low taxes. Economic health, a thriving arts scene, and a vibrant retail environment make Gallatin a hub for family life. 
Alecia Welbern with butterfly on her head


Known for years simply as the “Flower Lady,” Gallatin’s part-time city gardener spends between 20 and 30 hours each week maintaining the hanging flower baskets around the downtown square as well as flower gardens at city hall, the farmers market and Rose Mont.

The Parks band at Third Thursday on Main
We have the lineup for the 2018 Third Thursday on Main, a free concert series in the heart of downtown Gallatin.  June 21 - The Parks, July 19 - Michael Ryan Vance, August 16 - South Street Players, September 20 - Off Da Hook
Big Station Camp Housing Development Plans


A plan for a new 590-unit housing development along Big Station Camp Boulevard has been narrowly recommended for approval by the Gallatin Planning Commission.The project will now go to the Gallatin City Council for a vote next month.

Monarch butterfly on Purple Coneflower


Planting pollinators, the plants that attract bees, butterflies and birds, is more popular than ever. Find out where you can buy them in the Gallatin area.
Two deer looking at camera
Send us your best hi-res Gallatin photo and we'll put it as our website banner image with your credit. We don't pay, but the bragging rights are substantial.
Nashville Predators art painted on storefront window in Gallatin
When artist Cheryl Jenkins comes to town, she paints another business' window. On a drive through Gallatin, it's hard to miss her bright and colorful work. Snoopy, Nashville Predators mascot Gnash and even Gallatin's own popular dog Toby have taken over dozens of windows in the city.