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Where to eat brunch on Mother’s Day 2018

Monday, May 7th, 2018
Where to get brunch Hickory NC Mother's Day 2018 text over an image of a brunch buffet

Mother’s Day 2018 Brunch Restaurants near Hickory, NC 

With Mother’s Day coming up on May 13, 2018, you’ll probably need to find a way to celebrate your mother. One way to honor your mom is to take her out for brunch at one of the many restaurants near Hickory, NC. There are plenty of brunch options for you to enjoy near Hickory, NC.   (more…)

Greenhouses near Hickory, NC

Friday, April 20th, 2018

Where to get plants near Hickory, NC 

With Earth Day on April 22, now is the time to spend a little time outside. To help the environment, take the time to plant a garden. Whether you’re a beginner, or if you’ve had some gardening experience, there are plenty of greenhouses near Hickory, NC. If you’re looking for a way to get outside more, a garden is a great way to enjoy nature. (more…)

Family-Friendly Halloween 2017 Events near Hickory, NC

Tuesday, October 10th, 2017
Family-Friendly Halloween 2017 Events near Hickory, NC

With Halloween 2017 quickly approaching, many families are on the lookout for festive events and activities to do with the kids. In an effort to help you out, our team has put together a few of the family-friendly events happening this Halloween weekend near Hickory, NC. (more…)

Top 4 things to do in Hickory, NC you won’t want to miss

Monday, February 27th, 2017
Top 4 Hickory, NC Attractions and Things to Do

Things to Do in Hickory, NC

When planning a vacation or even if you live in the area, I’m sure you want to know more about what there is to do in Hickory, NC. The area is surrounded by and filled with many things to do and no matter what you’re in the mood for, you’re sure to find something fun and exciting to do with your time. The following information offers you a list of the top 4 things to do in Hickory, NC so you can start planning how you’re going to spend your time on the weekends or when visiting this incredible city. (more…)

2016 Labor Day events you don’t want to miss in Hickory, NC

Friday, August 26th, 2016
2016 Hickory Fair - Labor Day Weekend

2016 Labor Day Weekend Events Hickory, NC

As the summer begins to wind down in North Carolina, parents will start getting their children ready to go back to school and finish up any last minute summer projects that they haven’t gotten around to yet. This time of year also brings us all closer to one of the last three day weekends of the year – Labor Day. For this year, there are many things that families can choose to do on their last holiday weekend of the summer. From camping and cooking out to hitting up the local events, there is something for everyone. Check out these fun 2016 Labor Day weekends events in Hickory, NC. (more…)

4th of July celebrations and fireworks scheduled to fill up the sky near Hickory, NC in 2016

Tuesday, June 7th, 2016
Places to Watch Fireworks near Hickory, NC

2016 4th of July Fireworks near Hickory, NC

There are many holidays that people enjoy celebrating, but none of them are quite as festive, fun or as meaningful to us as Independence Day. As we get closer to the annual celebration of the signing of the Declaration of Independence, many of us have already started to make plans for the extended holiday weekend. One of the most popular ways to celebrate the 4th of July is with fireworks. If you’re looking for some place to watch the 2016 4th of July fireworks near Hickory, NC, you’ve come to the right place. You’ll also find a list of places to watch the 2016 4th of July fireworks in Charlotte, NC if you’re willing to make the drive. (more…)

2014 Hickory Christmas Parade will have some new surprises

Thursday, November 6th, 2014
hickory christmas parade route

2014 Christmas Parade in Hickory NC

It’s hard to believe, but the Christmas season is sneaking up on us fast here in Hickory. A great part about this time of year in Hickory is that we have some outstanding seasonal kickoff celebrations. In fact, the 2014 Christmas Parade in Hickory NC is just around the corner. And this year, the city has some very special surprises that it is cooking up for the gathering. This will be the start of a new tradition of sorts in Hickory, as the parade and tree lighting will be combined into one celebration. (more…)