Downtown Historic Dallas is located in the center of Gaston County and north of I-85 off of Hwy 321. It is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and was originally listed as the County seat. Much of the history and still be found on the streets offering visitors many things to do. Dallas features the Old Gaston County Courthouse, the Gaston County Museum, the Old Jail, and other buildings surrounding the court square. Walking tours of the square are available at Gaston County Museum.
THINGS TO DO
The Barn at Blue Sky Farm
The Barn at Blue Sky Farm is a wedding and event venue that promises to elevate your special occasions to new heights. Nestled in a serene haven in Dallas, NC this charming retreat welcomes you to a world of rustic elegance and modern comfort.
Jaggers Park is nestled near the southern terminus of S. Spargo Street and is a vibrant neighborhood park, welcoming all to partake in its offerings.
The Historic Dallas Jail
Nestled in the heart of Dallas, NC, The Historic Dallas Jail stands as a captivating event venue, offering a one-of-a-kind experience for those seeking an extraordinary setting for their celebrations.
The Country Kitchen in Dallas, NC, is not just a restaurant; it's a place where good food, great company, and live music come together to create an authentic Southern experience.
Casual pizzeria chain serving classic and creative pies, plus wings, subs and sides.
This bar nestled in the heart of Dallas, NC has great drink specials and an outdoor patio
The Pickle Bar & Bistro
Welcome to The Pickle Bar & Bistro, a vibrant and inviting establishment located in the heart of Dallas, NC, right on the town square. As the go-to bar and bistro in the area.
Located along S. Oakland St., South of W. Church St., this neighborhood park contains a children's play area; a 0.2 mile paved walking track, benches and dog waste stations. It also has an extensive lawn area for football or soccer practice, Frisbee or general recreation.
Dallas Historic Square
One of the last, true historic Downtown public Courthouse squares still exists as the iconic heart of Dallas.
The Gaston County Public Library operates ten facilities including the Dallas branch library in Dallas at 105 South Holland Street, Dallas, NC.
GC Senior Center
The senior center is very active providing programs and services that support the residents of Gaston County in their efforts to remain healthy, active, and independent.
The Gaston County Cooperative Extension helps to strengthen our families and communities and hosts special educational classes and events.
Cake Me Away
We are making the dream work with team work. Wearing super power aprons, On a mission to be Godly ingredients to making this world a little sweeter, in each pound and every sprinkle of love and service of kindness we offer our customers and community.
Pelican’s SnoBalls will provide Dallas, NC with a New Orleans style tradition of combining smooth fluffy snow with bold flavors. We have over 100 different flavors for you to choose from.
Sammys Pub Dallas
A reputation for quality food, friendly service, and great value in Dallas, NC
Gaston Aquatics is building a regional aquatics center to meet a number of community needs, including: water-based rehabilitation, safety training, strength and conditioning and competitive swimming. To learn more about this 35,000 square foot, two pool facility and how you can be part of a multi-faceted $10 million project visit their website.
Gaston County Museum
The Gaston County Museum strives to inspire diverse audiences to consider their shared histories through the art and history of Gaston County, NC and its surrounding region.
Gaston College Dallas
A range of facilities for special events, corporate meetings, or training sessions for businesses, organizations and individuals.
Gaston College Athletics
Gaston College in Dallas, NC competes in five sports, baseball, softball, e-sports, beach volleyball and men's basketball in the NJCAA.
We are a family farm 90 years in the making! We have an on farm store and offer pick your own. Our main crops are strawberries, blackberries, peaches, pumpkins, and muscadines. We have playgrounds and picnic shelters for a fun family outing!
Dallas Lavender Lane
This farm sells lavender plants and products, hosts festivals and is available for groups.
This 100-acre park provides a broad assortment of facilities A heritage village showcases local farm life in the 1890s.