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About Wilson County

Located just east of Nashville, WilCo is home to the cities of Mount Juliet, Lebanon and Watertown. Here you will find friendly faces, historic places, and authentic southern hospitality. With boutique shopping, diverse dining experiences, lakes, caves, horse-back riding, drive-in movies, a state-of-the art expo center, and so much more -  you are sure to discover what makes WilCo near Nashville, but far from ordinary!

Experience Wilson County

  • Discover Mt. Juliet

    Just 15 miles East of Nashville is the shopping mecca of Mount Juliet! Known as the “City Between the Lakes,” Mount Juliet has an endless supply of shopping, dining and entertainment! Mount Juliet offers modern hotels and the largest shopping complex between Nashville and Knoxville. Enjoy our award-winning cuisine sure to please any palate to top off your shopping excursion! After a day on the lakes at Long Hunter State Park or Percy Priest Lake, make sure to catch the Music City Star Train Ride from Mount Juliet to downtown Nashville to enjoy a Titans football game, Predators Hockey, Sounds Baseball or to discover the Nashville Honkey Tonk scene! Just minutes from the city, Mount Juliet offers the proximity to Nashville at a fraction of the cost. So book your stay in Mount Juliet today – we’ve been expecting you! 

    • Shopping at Providence Marketplace

      Shopping at Providence Marketplace

    • Holiday Inn Express In Mt Juliet

      Holiday Inn Express In Mt Juliet

    • Mt Juliet Train Station In Mt Juliet

      Mt. Juliet Train Station

    • Providence Cinemas in Mt. Juliet

      Providence Cinemas

    • Living Between The Lakes In Mt. Juliet

      Living Between The Lakes

  • Discover Lebanon

    Lebanon (pronounced Leb’nun) was incorporated on November 23rd, 1819 and has been a city full of culture and southern charm ever since! With historic landmarks, beautiful parks and outdoor recreation, a historic village, bustling town square, a modern Expo Center, the famous Wilson County Fair, the Dancing Lights of Christmas, and world-class entertainment at the Capitol Theatre -  Lebanon has something for everyone! Start planning your group’s trip today!

    • Fiddlers Grove In Lebanon, TN

      Fiddlers Grove Historic Village

    • Lebanon Public Square

      Lebanon Public Square

    • Wilson County Fair in Lebanon, TN

      Wilson County Fair

    • Jammin With The General in Lebanon, TN

      Jammin with the General

    • Excursion Train In Lebanon Tn

      Catch The Excursion Train 

  • Discover Watertown

    Just 10 miles southeast of Lebanon on Highway 70, you will find the charming city of Watertown. With a quaint town square, antique shopping, mom and pop restaurants, local artisans and even a drive-in movie theatre – Watertown is full of nostalgia and classic Americana! To get here, drive down the scenic Sparta Pike, stroll through the classic main streets, or arrive via train from downtown Nashville! So come on by and stay a spell!


Experience Wilson County

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Featured Rock the Block
Lebanon | Public Square Lebanon

Rock the Block

Public Square - Lebanon
Wilson County Fair
Lebanon | James E. Ward Ag. Center

Wilson County Fair

James E. Ward Ag. Center
Lebanon | James E. Ward Ag. Center

TSCA Saddle Club

James E. Ward Ag. Center
Sherry's Run
Lebanon | Wilson Bank & Trust

Sherry's Run

Wilson Bank & Trust
We had so much fun with the Spotlight on the Southeast Tour yesterday! They got to see the @wilsoncoexpo, Fiddlers Grove, The Wilson County Veterans Museum, they enjoyed a fantastic lunch from @stroudsbbq at @cedarsoflebanonstatepark (with @twofatmenicecream for dessert 🤤 and entertainment by @davepahanish), then finished the day off with @breedensorchard’s fried pies and a You-Pick experience! We love when people choose us as their vacation destination, and we love showing people how we’re #nearnashvillemilesfromordinary!!
The Visit WilCo team was able to tour a very rustic venue today. Does anyone know #whereinwilco we went??
Happy Independence Day WilCo! We are closed today for the holiday, but we’ll be back open tomorrow at 8 AM. We hope everyone has a great day full of family, food, and fireworks 💥
We need your help! Cities all over the U.S. are witnessing the positive impact and benefits that mural art has in their communities. Visit WilCo wants to bring those benefits to our communities by beginning an art initiative to complete 10 murals by the end of 2020! That is where you all come in! Contact the Visit WilCo team at tourism@wilsoncountytn.gov or 615-547-6438 to find out more about the initiative and how you or your business can get involved as a sponsor. We are so excited to get out and #PaintWilCo!
Happy #NationalSocialMediaDay!!! We want to take this awesome opportunity to make sure you are following us on ALL our social media platforms! You don't want to miss out on anything happening in WilCo!
We are so fortunate to be a CVB in the state of Tennessee! We have a fantastic representative for Middle TN, and an even better TN Tourism Commissioner. Thank you Mark Ezell for coming out and seeing why Wilson County is such a great place to vacation.
The last of the National Days that we are celebrating today is #NationalSelfieDay! We want to see your selfies from WilCo. Tag us in your selfies for a chance to be featured on our social media!

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Visitor Guide

Check out the 2019 visitor's guide for Wilson County!

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Wilson County TN
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