Join us at 5 p.m. on Friday, December 6, for the lighting of the City Christmas Tree on Gallatin’s Downtown Square. We’ll have live music. Santa will be in his house making lists. The Historic Palace Theater will show a holiday movie free to the public. The Gallatin Library will have a children’s story hour. And, restaurants will be open for hot coffee, dinner or dessert.
Gallatin Mayor Jo Ann Graves, along with three other female mayors and Tennessee’s First Lady, spoke recently in Nashville at the annual meeting of the Tennessee Economic Council on Women. The panel of speakers included (l-r) Knoxville Mayor Madeline Rogero, Clarksville Mayor Kim McMillan, Tennessee First Lady Crissy Haslam, Gallatin Mayor Jo Ann Graves, and Germantown Mayor Sharon Goldsworthy. They shared information and ideas on the world of women in government. Read more.
Make sure to get a seat at the most unique musical event of the season in Gallatin – Tuba Christmas. This annual event sponsored by the City of Gallatin grows in popularity every year as the Tennessee Tech Tubas join with tuba players from all over Middle Tennessee for a free concert of holiday music. The concert begins at 6:30 p.m. at First United Methodist Church, 149 West Main Street, Gallatin. If you’d like to sign up and play your tuba, click here for details on pre-registration – or call the Mayor’s Office @ 615-451-5961.
Mayor Jo Ann Graves will hold a Mayor’s Night In on Tuesday, November 12, from 4:30pm to 6pm in the Mayor’s Office at City Hall, 132 West Main Street. Citizens are welcome to drop in during that time, no appointment necessary, and visit with the Mayor to share ideas or concerns. For more information, call the Mayor’s Office at 451-5961.