Gaston County strives to make its programs, services and activities accessible to all. 

If you will require an accommodation we request that you contact our office at least 5 days before the event.”









Opera in the Historic Couthouse:  How Nanita Learned to Make Flan

Saturday, November 7, 2015

Performance at 2:00 PM

Reservations Required/Pay What You Can Event


The Gaston County Museum, the Town of Dallas, and Opera Carolina are proud to present a day at the opera in the Historic Courthouse. Based on a modern fable by Campbell Geeslin and featuring music by Enrique Gonzalez-Medina, this children’s opera weaves in the Spanish language as it celebrates Mexican traditions throughout Nanita’s journey. This performance is a wonderful opportunity to experience the opera with your family and see Gaston County’s historic courthouse erupt in color and music. Be sure join us for this incredible event!  Reservations are required and it is a Pay What You Can admission. All proceeds will go to Opera Carolina. For more information about this program or to make your reservation please contact Jason Luker, Programs Coordinator, at 704-922-7681 ex 105 or at [email protected].














Annual Holiday Open House

Friday, December 11, 2015

4-6 PM



Enjoy the Town of Dallas Christmas Parade beginning at 4PM, and then join us at the Museum. Our free annual Holiday Open house features Christmas traditions for the whole family. See the Museum decorated for Christmas, visit the Museum Shop for holiday gifts, take part in cookie decorating and historic crafts, hear live music, and get a chance to meet some very interesting traditional characters from early Christmas celebrations including Saint Nicholas, Christkindl, and Krampus.

For additional information about this program, please contact Jason Luker, Programs Coordinator, at 704-922-7681 ex 105 or at [email protected]








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