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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 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!

    • Excursion Train In Lebanon Tn

      Catch The Excursion Train 

    • Fiddlers Grove In Lebanon, TN

      Fiddlers Grove Historic Village

    • Wilson County Fair in Lebanon, TN

      Wilson County Fair

    • Jammin With The General in Lebanon, TN

      Jammin with the General

    • Lebanon Public Square

      Lebanon Public Square

  • 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! 

    • 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

    • Shopping at Providence Marketplace

      Shopping at Providence Marketplace

    • Holiday Inn Express In Mt Juliet

      Holiday Inn Express In Mt Juliet

  • 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

Upcoming Events

Featured Dancing Lights of Christmas
Signature Events | Wilson County Fairgrounds

Dancing Lights of Christmas

Wilson County Fairgrounds
Featured Chad's Winter Wonderland
Signature Events | Chad's Winter Wonderland

Chad's Winter Wonderland

Chad's Winter Wonderland
Watertown is for Lovers
Signature Events | Public Square - Watertown

Watertown is for Lovers

Public Square - Watertown
Valentine's Train
Signature Events | Public Square - Watertown

Valentine's Train

Public Square - Watertown
Photos from Wilson County Convention & Visitor's Bureau's post Thanks so much to everyone who came out to our open house last night! We had a great time meeting our partners and members of the community!
Wilson County Convention & Visitor's Bureau added 22 new photos.
Our open house was a HUGE success!! Thank you to everyone who came out to see our new office! These are just a few of our favorite pictures from the night. Make sure to check our Facebook later today for all the pictures!
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Music City Star New Year's Eve Express 2018-19 Want to enjoy the New Years Eve festivities in Nashville but don't want to worry about paying to park? The Music City Star does a New Years Eve train to Nashville and back for only $16. The best part? There are 4 stations in Wilson County for your convenience! Grab some dinner in Wilson County, and then get on the train and head downtown for all the guitar dropping fun!
Ride the Music City Star to the Jack Daniel's Music City Midnight: New Year's Eve in Nashville. Departure schedule below.
Our door prizes are wrapped and under our tree! Stop by between 4-7 tomorrow night for our Christmas open house to be entered to win, look through our visitors guides, and snack on some holiday treats! https://t.co/3JF3WcqUJR
Photos from Wilson County Convention & Visitor's Bureau's post All the presents are wrapped and under the tree for our open house tomorrow. Make sure to stop by and be entered to win a door prize tomorrow from 4-7!
Wilson County Convention & Visitor's Bureau added 2 new photos.
Tomorrow is the day! Tomorrow from 4-7 we will be having our Christmas open house to showcase our new office and our new visitors guides. Check out all these awesome door prizes we have wrapped and ready for you to win!!
Our new visitors guides are in!! Come to our open house Thursday to see our new office at 400 E. Spring St. in Lebanon and look through our new guides!! https://t.co/RDCo9kGPul
Our 2019 Wilson County Visitors guides are in!! If you want to enjoy holiday treats while getting to look at our new guides, come on out to our open house this Thursday from 4-7.
We are so excited about our 2019 Wilson County Visitors Guide. Dying to get a look? Come out to our open house Thursday night from 4-7 and see our new office, enjoy holiday treats, win some door prizes, and, of course, look at our visitors guide!
Get Rid of That Holiday Stress! Wilson County has many ways to relieve any of that holiday stress you might have. Check out this week's blog post on WilCo stress relievers!
The holidays bring a lot of joy, but they can also bring some stress as well. Visit WilCo has some holiday stress relief tips for you to try this holiday season.Make lists to ensure you have everything planned out ahead of time. This eliminates forgotten items and last minute trips to the store.Take...
It’s #nationalcookieday!! Here at the VisitWilCo office, we love cookies. Where is your favorite place to get cookies in Wilson County?
Timeline Photos It's #nationalcookieday! WilCo, what's your favorite cookie and where do you find them in Wilson County? Everyone here at the VisitWilCo office loves cookies, and we are always in the market to find a new hidden gem right here in our own county!
We are ready for the holiday season at WilCo. What are some of your favorite things during the holidays?
We are ready for the holiday season at WilCo. What are some of your favorite things during the holidays?
Come one, Come All! Need something to do this weekend? Check out our latest blog post about Christmas Parades in Wilson County!
The holiday season is in full swing as we get ready for “The Big Guy” to make his yearly trip around the world, with a very important stop in Wilson County!Christmas Parades are a very important part of Wilson County’s holiday season. Lebanon, Mt. Juliet, and Watertown each have unique parades...
Mark your calendars for the 31st annual Christmas Dinner Show featuring The Bert Coble Singers. It will be December 13th, 14th, and 15th beginning at 7 PM.
Have a lot of shopping planned today but still have more on your list? Well tomorrow is Shop Small Saturday, and we want to encourage everyone to get out to Lebanon, Watertown, and Mt. Juliet and shop local. Stores are having special deals to showcase their shops!
Happy Thanksgiving from the Visit WilCo team! We hope you fill up on turkey, family time, and laughs. Our offices will be closed today and tomorrow, but we will re-open Monday, November 26. What are some things you guys are thankful for?

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