Gaston Outside celebrates the people, places, businesses and natural beauty that make Gaston County such an amazing area. October is GO Month, a week-by-week showcase of all that makes our county so great—from thriving businesses and innovative education programs to delicious restaurants and diverse recreation options. We’re topping off GO Month with GOtober Fest, a celebration of Gaston County’s many exciting accomplishments and all the big things in store for the future. GOtober Fest will feature: ? Live music ? Local craft brews ? Wonderful nonprofits ? Popular food trucks ? Street festival activities ? Bounce houses for the kids ? Preview of Gaston Dance Theatre’s Nutcracker performance ? Open house of CaroMont’s Discover YOU! ? Special hours for downtown stores and restaurants Bring your own lawn chair and we'll see you there!