Back to School Downtown Hickory Mini-Crawl, August 14

The event date: Saturday, August 14, 2021 from 11:00am to 3:00pm -------------------------- The Hickory Downtown Development Association announces upcoming event, Back to School Downtown Hickory Mini-Crawl for Saturday, August 14. Put a little fun in your Back to...

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Virtual Downtown Hickory Art Crawl, Through May 21

The Virtual Art Crawl will be available on May 15 through May 21, 2021 -------------------------- The Downtown Hickory Virtual Art Crawl is here! Be sure to “stop in” by Friday, May 21 and “stroll” through the artist album and their sponsoring business pages! Show...

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Hopping Around Downtown Hickory

Saturday, April 3rd, 202111:00am to 3:00pm HDDA is excited to partner with the University City Commission and the Zeta Xi chapter of Delta Zeta at Lenoir-Rhyne University in presenting another “mini crawl” to welcome in Spring! Community members will go to ticket...

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Valentines from the Heart of Hickory

Tickets go on sale Wednesday, January 27th and will stay live until we sell out or end on Wednesday, Feb. 10th. The event date: Saturday, Feb 13, 2021 from 11:00am to 3:00pm -------------------------- When you buy a ticket to the Valentine's from the Heart of Hickory...

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Downtown Hickory Cookie Crawl

Tickets are on sale now for the Downtown Hickory Cookie Crawl! Bring your ticket receipt to the HDDA tent on Union Square, December 5th from 11am-3pm to receive your Cookie Crawl Passport! Then follow the crumbs to collect all your cookies from the participating...

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Shop Small Saturday – SNOWMAN STROLL

Head to Downtown Hickory as we celebrate Shop Small Saturday (enjoy the coupon!) and kick off our SNOWMAN STROLL! Participating Downtown businesses will be displaying unique snowmen for the whole family to enjoy as Downtown heads into the holiday season! Here's a map...

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Downtown Hickory Candy Crawl Scavenger Hunt

“Sorry, we won’t be holding our “normal” Candy Crawl Event… so, we’re changing it up this year to help keep our community safe!  Join us for a Downtown Hickory Candy Crawl Scavenger Hunt!  Save these docs and come play along!” Download PDF of the Scavenger Hunt List....

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City of Hickory making plans for holiday events

CITY OF HICKORY NEWS FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 16, 2020 City of Hickory making plans for holiday events HICKORY – As the holiday season approaches, the City of Hickory is making plans to safely celebrate amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Unfortunately, due to...

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The City of Hickory is a North Carolina Main Street community, designated by the N.C. Department of Commerce Main Street & Rural Planning Center.  Hickory Downtown Development Association is charged with administering the program at the local level and building public-private partnerships to spur economic development that achieves measurable results such as investment, business growth, and job creation. 

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As a Main Street America™ Accredited program, Hickory Downtown Development Association is a recognized leading program among the national network of more than 1,200 neighborhoods and communities that share both a commitment to creating high-quality places and to building stronger communities through preservation-based economic development. All Main Street America™ Accredited programs meet a set of National Accreditation Standards of Performance as outlined by Main Street America.

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Hickory, NC 28603

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