Gathering Place is a home for spectacular, free events that showcase art, history, entertainment and culture from around the corner and around the world! Check out the event calendar to plan your visit.
Our next Signature Event, Trucktoberfest, is bringing the top food trucks in the region for a one-day festival feast on October 12! Come hungry to try some of the most popular and unique food trucks of all time, all in one location. Roll into Gathering Place for one of the largest food truck events in the country – Trucktoberfest!
Click HERE to see our full list of 2019 Signature Events!
Come out a see some of the NBA’s current and past players coach and referee the finals of Gathering Place's first 3 on 3 tournament. Teams from all over the city will compete in the finals of five different divisions: wheelchair, mens, womens, and our children's girls and boys teams.
The players will be also hosting a chalk talk and autograph session at 12:30pm and 4:00pm on Saturday (first come first served). Some of the players will be reading books at the reading tree to children. On Sunday the pros will be hosting a skills development clinic for youth at the sports courts starting at 12pm. Come out and learn from the pros to fine tune your basketball skills.
The five sport courts will be full of more exciting pop-up games and fun throughout opening weekend!
Saturday, Sept. 8:
12:30 PM - Chalk Talk w/ The Pros
1:30 PM - Team Starks vs. Team Mayberry Finals
Sunday, Sept. 9:
12:00 PM - Skills Development Clinic for Youth