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. 
Gallatin TN Downtown Square Buildings
City Council is considering a resolution to adopt the City’s first strategic plan. A strategic plan is a management tool that helps an organization align its leadership, resources, and operations in order to advance a set of goals, which are often aimed at achieving a long-term vision.
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.

Press photo of members of the Jamestown Revival band of Austin Texas


The top acts for Gallatin’s inaugural Fire on the Water Music Festival feature of a mix of Americana, country and rock bands. The day-long summer music festival at Lock 4 Park will be headlined by Jamestown Revival. Other top acts include Framing Hanley, Daniel Donato, Casey Weston and Sun Seeker. In all, up to a dozen bands are expected to perform from noon to 11 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 18.
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.
Ground penetrating radar at the Historic Gallatin City Cemetery
From utility lines to unmarked graves, geologist Matthew Turner has spent more than two decades locating buried secrets around the world. The Virginia native and vice president of GeoModel visited the Gallatin City Cemetery last week and spent three days using ground-penetrating radar to find unmarked graves in a historic African American section of the property.