Family Film Fridays

Sit back, relax and enjoy the show! Family Film Fridays will take place at Union Square in Downtown Hickory on the 2nd & 4th Fridays of June, July & August. The movies are free to the public and are weather permitting. Concessions and games will also be...

Local Artists Create New Murals In Downtown Hickory

We have two new murals and photo opportunities in downtown Hickory! Chris Parsons and Bob Dennis have donated their time to paint these murals for Downtown Hickory. The murals are located on the HMS wall across from the parking deck, at 246 1st Ave NW, Hickory, NC...

Free Valentine Scavenger Hunt

Join us for a FREE Valentine Scavenger Hunt on February 12th! Come by the HDDA tent on Union Square, between 11am and 3pm, on February 12th, to pick up a Scavenger Hunt Card. Or print this one. Find all 15 Valentine locations and return your card to be entered into a...

2nd Annual Valentines From the Heart of Hickory

The Hickory Downtown Development Association is hosting a special Valentine event! When you purchase a ticket to the Valentines From the Heart of Hickory event you will receive a thoughtfully crafted item from each of these participating businesses: AR Workshop...

Children’s Book Reading On Union Square

The event date: Saturday, Dec. 23, 2021 from 12pm to 1:00pm ————————– Joe Garrick, the author of “Whose Hoof Is That?”, “Billy the Dentist” and “The Best Bagel Book” is a North Carolina native who grew up in...

Candy Cane Scavenger Hunt, 12/11

The event date: Saturday, Dec. 11, 2021 from 11am to 3:00pm ————————– Join us in Downtown Hickory for a Candy Cane Scavenger Hunt! Pick up a Scavenger Hunt card at the HDDA tent on Union Square on December 11,...