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About Wilson County

Near Nashville Miles From Ordinary Visit Wilco CampaignLocated 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 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!

    • Wilson County Fair in Lebanon, TN

      Wilson County Fair

    • Excursion Train In Lebanon Tn

      Catch The Excursion Train 

    • Jammin With The General in Lebanon, TN

      Jammin with the General

    • Lebanon Public Square

      Lebanon Public Square

    • Fiddlers Grove In Lebanon, TN

      Fiddlers Grove Historic Village

  • 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!

  • 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! 

    • Holiday Inn Express In Mt Juliet

      Holiday Inn Express In Mt Juliet

    • Living Between The Lakes In Mt. Juliet

      Living Between The Lakes

    • Shopping at Providence Marketplace

      Shopping at Providence Marketplace

    • Providence Cinemas in Mt. Juliet

      Providence Cinemas

    • Mt Juliet Train Station In Mt Juliet

      Mt. Juliet Train Station

Experience Wilson County

Signature Events

  • Mt. Juliet - 4th of July

    Mt. Juliet - 4th of July

    Providence Marketplace
  • Watertown Music and Arts Festival

    Watertown Music and Arts Festival

    Public Square - Watertown
  • Wilson County Fair

    Wilson County Fair

    Wilson County Fairgrounds
  • Native American Pow Wows

    Native American Pow Wows

    Long Hunter State Park
Wilson County Veteran's Service Office You can check out the Wilson County Veterans Museum this Saturday!
The Wilson County Veterans’ Museum is waiting for you!
The museum will be OPEN Saturday, JUNE 23rd from 10am -3pm.
See hundreds of artifacts, watch videos, see an Army Jeep and sit inside a helicopter that flew in Vietnam !!
And the best part — admission is FREE!!!!
The museum is adjacent to the county courthouse at 304 E. Main Street in Lebanon.
Wilson County Convention & Visitor's Bureau shared Wilson County Veteran's Service Office's post.
Fun In The Sun – Get Outside in WilCo This Summer! Check out this Visit WilCo Blog on fun things to do right here in Wilson County this summer!
Now that winter is behind us, it’s time to get outside and discover everything that WilCo has to offer for those seeking outdoor fun and adventure! Here are some of our favorite ways to explore the WilCo wilderness and have fun with your friends and family outside this summer.
Tennessean Take a sneak peak inside this WilCo gem - the former house of Reba McEntire!
The grandeur of Reba McEntire’s former Wilson County home doesn’t disappoint when it comes to a peek at the rich and famous.
Wilson County Convention & Visitor's Bureau shared Tennessean's post.
Lebanon restaurant enters national burger competition Let’s help out this local WilCo establishment by voting for them in their burger contest! Vote by clicking the link in this article! Good luck VooDoo Smokehouse!!
A local restaurant has submitted a custom burger with a blend of mushroom and meat for a national burger competition.
Wilson County Convention & Visitor's Bureau is at Voodoo Smokehouse LLC.
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Wilson County Honor Ride for Veterans' 2018 Join the Wilson County Veteran's Museum for the 6th Annual Honor Ride on Saturday, June 30th! Check out this video for more info!
Top 5 Ways to Beat the Heat in WilCo Check out our latest blog - and stay cool out there WilCo!
The summer sun shines bright here in WilCo, but we know how to beat the heat by visiting some of the best watering holes around! Here is our top 5 ways to make a splash this summer in WilCo!
WilCo on the Go: Cori's Doghouse Here is our FIRST episode of WilCo on the Go! It is our new web-series that features the awesome people and places that make Wilson County near Nashville, but miles from ordinary! Special thanks to the Wilson County PEG Channel and Tressa Bush for their awesome video production skills!
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Give us a little smile......
Wilson County Convention & Visitor's Bureau is at Fiddlers Grove Historic Village of Tennessee.
The WilCo team is hard at work today on a marketing photo shoot! Here’s our Photographer Brett Smith working with one of our “models” at Fiddler’s Grove!
Wilson County Convention & Visitor's Bureau is at Fiddlers Grove Historic Village of Tennessee.
Tennessee ranks No. 1 for international travel growth in U.S. Just outside of Music City with outdoor adventures, boutique shopping experiences and endless dining options - it’s hard to be surprised by this news! #WilCoTN #NearNashvilleMilesFromOrdinary
International travelers spent $934 million in Tennessee last year, up 39 percent since 2012, according to the Tourism Economics data.
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Today, we got to spend the day with the 76th battalion. We went to the Capitol & the Veterans Museum in Nashville, and it was a great experience (only 15 mins away from WilCo). Thank you to all veterans for your service 🇺🇸
#veterans #wilco #honorthosewhoserved
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Who loves a good farmers market? WilCo sure does! Come to the Expo center next week for Batch & Bushel's farmers market.
#wilco #farmersmarket #food #expo
When the sun goes down, shoppers come out. Come to the town square in Lebanon to support our local businesses. Only in WilCo!
#WilCo #Shopping
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Wilson County TN
Convention & Visitors Bureau

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Address: 233 East Gay Street
Lebanon, TN 37087
Phone: 615-453-9655
Fax: 615-450-5616
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