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Upcoming Events in Hickory North Carolina


March

22 - 24 Century Furniture Sale - Manufacturers clearance sale! www.centuryclearance.com/

Sale Times:
Friday Noon-6pm
Saturday 10am-5pm
Sunday Noon-5pm

Address: Hickory Metro Convention Center, 1960 13th Ave. Dr. SE , Hickory, North Carolina
Ph: (828)324-8600 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: cregan@hickoryconventions.com
Web: hickoryconventions.com

1 - 3 Carolina Home & Garden Show - Show Hours

Friday 12pm-7pm
Saturday 10am-6pm
Sunday 12pm-6pm

Address: Hickory Metro Convention Center,1960 13th Ave. Dr. SE< , Hickory, North Carolina
Ph: (828)324-8600 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: info@hickorymartshows.com
Web: hickoryconventions.com
Fee: Adults - $6.00, Children 10 and under - Free

June

25 - 26 Greater Hickory Pet Expo - Join us for the Greater Hickory Pet Expo. The goal of the Greater Hickory Pet Expo is to provide a family friendly atmosphere where pet enthusiasts can shop for and learn about common household pets and the products and services that are available to provide the utmost care for them. Through entertainment, education, demonstrations and hands on activities at the expo, attendees can assure animals in their care are healthy and treated humanely. Vendors at the expo will be pet products manufacturers, retailers, groomers, veterinarians, rescue organizations, trainers, boarding/day care facilities, cages, bedding, aquariums, bakeries and so much more!

Address: Hickory Metro Convention Center, 1960 13th Ave. Dr. SE , Hickory, North Carolina
Ph: (828)324-8600 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: karen@unifourexpo.com
Web: www.ghpetexpo.com
Fee: Adults (16 and older): $6.00, Children (5-15): $4.00, Children under 5: Free
828.256.EXPO

September

7 - 8 C & E Gun Show - C&E Gun Shows is dedicated to producing the most professional, safest and ethical gun shows in the country. We strive to provide our patrons with the best available selection of firearms, ammo, knives and related merchandise, and our dealers with the largest crowds of qualified buyers anywhere, while always doing all we can do to protect the Constitution of the United States of America.

Show Hours:
Saturday 9am-5pm
Sunday 10am-5pm

Address: Hickory Metro Convention Center, 1960 13th Ave. Dr. SE , Hickory, North Carolina
Ph: (828)324-8600 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: blaudenberger@hickoryconventions.com
Web: cegunshows.com/
Fee: Adults - $8.00 - Get A Dollar Off Coupon online. Children 12 & Under w/ Adult - FREE

October

20 - 22 NCNA Coin Show - The North Carolina Numismatic Association was formed in 1959 to bring together local coin clubs and their members as well as those interested in numismatics where no local clubs were available in one centralized statewide organization. Today the NCNA boasts 25 member clubs and approximately 300 individual members from all over North Carolina and neighboring states.

Address: Hickory Metro Convention Center, 1960 13th Ave. Dr. SE , Hickory, North Carolina
Ph: (828)324-8600 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: blaudenberger@hickoryconventions.com
Web: www.ncnaonline.org

21 Toy, NASCAR & Sportscard show - 150 Tables. Saturday 9-4.

Address: Hickory Metro Convention Center, 1960 13th Ave. Dr. SE , Hickory, North Carolina
Ph: (828)324-8600 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: blaudenberger@hickoryconventions.com
Web: hickoryconventions.com
Fee: Adults $4 Daily, 15 & Under Free. Free Parking

27 - 29 Hickory Oktoberfest - Oktoberfest, the most anticipated event in the Unifour area. This festival offers a weekend of family entertainment. Two stages will present non-stop musical entertainment. Kids will enjoy the Kidsfest area, offering amusement rides and games for a thrill for all ages. Artisans will be selling such items as beautiful pottery, jewelry, glass, fabrics, woodcrafts, etc. Commercial vendors sell a variety of merchandise ranging from sunglasses to handmade soaps. There are many food vendors located in the Food Court selling a variety of treats, goodies and great food. Oktoberfest also features the Castle of Cans—the Castle of Caring, which features canned food donated for distribution to the needy by area churches, civic organizations, businesses and individuals.

This year, Oktoberfest will be held October 8-10. Check back for schedule.

For more information, please visit the Oktoberfest website at http://www.hickoryoktoberfest.com.

Address: Downtown Hickory , Hickory, North Carolina
Ph: (828)322-1121 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: info@downtownhickory.com
Web: www.hickoryoktoberfest.com

November

8 Holiday Tree Lighting - The holiday season in Hickory will officially begin on Friday at 7 p.m. when the Christmas tree lights are officially turned on during the Hickory Christmas Lighting Celebration in Downtown Hickory. Hickory Mayor Rudy Wright will turn on the "official light switch" on the Flag Court on Union Square that will light up the trees and poles throughout the Downtown Hickory area.

Festivities on Union Square begin at 6:30 p.m. and will continue until 8 p.m. Mr. and Mrs. Claus will greet kids of all ages and local musician Rick Cline will provide holiday music. Many of Downtown Hickory's businesses will be open and all the restaurants welcome citizens to enjoy.

Address: Union Square , Hickory, North Carolina
Ph: 828-322-1121 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: info@downtownhickory.com
Web: downtownhickory.com/

10 - 20 Annual Festival of Trees & Holiday Snow Village - Ace Hardware, in partnership with Western Piedmont Symphony, will once again kick the holiday season off with the annual Festival of Trees. Five years ago Andrew & Sheryl James displayed their beautiful village in the board room of the Arts & Science Center. This time the display has dramatically increased to a 30 ft x 30 ft. breathtaking spectacle. It's so big that it'll be housed in the old West Wing library.

The "Snowy Celebration" will be the opening Saturday night gala of the Festival of Trees and the Holiday Snow Village. Tickets are $50/person. Be the first to see the beautiful trees and wreaths and experience the breathtaking Snow Village. You can even become part of the village by sponsoring a home or a business that's in the Snow Village. The Celebration starts at 6 pm and ends at 10 pm. Enjoy heavy hors d'oeuvres, beverages and decadent desserts while you visit with friends and family. Bistro 127 will be catering this year's event. Call the office now to reserve your tickets.

www.wpsymphony.org

Address: Old Library Room in the West Wing of the SALT Block , Hickory, North Carolina
Ph: (828)324-8603 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: blaudenberger@hickoryconventions.com
Web: www.hickorymetro.com

December

28 A Hickory Holiday - A Hickory Holiday! is a great time to get your holiday shopping done in the relaxed atmosphere of Downtown Hickory. Enjoy the holiday with free carriage rides, musicians, and Mr. & Mrs. Claus. Many shops will stay open late for the event.

A Hickory Holiday! will be held Thursday from 5:30 to 7:30 pm on Union Square. Make Downtown Hickory your holiday destination.

Address: Union Square , Hickory, North Carolina
Ph: 828-322-1121 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: info@downtownhickory.com
Web: downtownhickory.com

Attractions and Upcoming Events

1840s Carolina Village - Hart Square

Hart Square is a village of 200 acres that has been reconstructed with original log buildings from the surrounding areas giving it the true appearance of life of Catawba County settlers during the early 19th century. With over 90

Hickory, NC Museums

Hickory Furniture Mart - Catawba Valley Furniture

Unless you enjoy driving from store to store, why not spend your North Carolina shopping time at the one-stop resource-Hickory Furniture Mart?

Hickory, NC Businesses


Hickory Ridge Shopping Center

Center features: Target, Kohls, Old Navy, Marshall's, Best buy, Party City, shoe Carnival, Setzer's Jewelers, Hallmark Cards, Family Christian Book Stores, Dick's Sporting Goods, Linen's and Things, and AC Moore. Restaurants include Tony'

Hickory, NC Malls


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