A historic, quaint downtown square with neighborhood restaurants, boutiques and antique shopping.  Orchards and farms to pick your own peaches, apples, and berries, campgrounds and hiking trails, candy shops, murals, and art galleries. Is this a set description for the latest cable channel movie? You know, the one where she escapes the hustle and bustle of the big city to find the love and wonder she’s always been searching for in the small town that is 100% rural Americana.  No. These are some of the many things waiting for you in Watertown, Mt. Juliet, and Lebanon – the cities that make up Wilson County, Tennessee.  Located just east of Nashville, Wilson County (WilCo) is where you will find friendly faces, historic places, and authentic southern hospitality.    

WilCo has you covered, whatever your interest.  From the rich history of Wilson County in our buildings and museums to the latest trends and styles in our many shops. From kayaking, horseback riding, and hiking in our beautiful state parks to finding the perfect sweet treat at our bakeries and creameries. All these things and all the many things in between can be found in Wilson County, Tennessee.  


You are ready to get out of the house.  You are due for a road trip.  WilCo is waiting for you just down the road.  So, pack a bag and get everyone in the car.  Clear your mind as you travel down the beautiful highways and byways of Tennessee to Wilson County where the rooms are ready for you, your table is waiting at one of the many restaurants, and the friendly faces are ready to greet you.  

There’s a good chance that wherever you are reading this right now, you could probably hop in the car and be here in time to catch a movie at the Stardust Drive-In, but don’t waste any more time, shows start at dusk.  

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To find out more about what makes Wilson County “Near Nashville, Miles From Ordinary”, visit VisitWiLCo.com and start planning your trip!