Activities

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AMC Hickory 15

Movie Dates

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Western Piedmont Symphony

Beautiful Music & Light Shows

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The Green Room

Local Community Theatre

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Pin Station

Bowling, Arcade & Put-Put

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Wine & Design

Sip and Paint Nights

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Catawba Science

Center

Fun Plantarium Shows

Blue Ridge Mountains

AMERICA'S FAVORITE DRIVE

 The Blue Ridge Parkway is a quick hour drive from Sweetwater Village.  At 469 miles, the parkway offers breathtaking views, charming picnic areas and hiking for any level of adventurer.  Stop by Price Lake to rent a kayak or canoe and enjoy the beautiful NC weather and outdoors.

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Lake Hickory

FULLY RECREATIONAL LAKE

Lake Hickory covers 4,200 acres and has105 miles of shoreline.  With sixteen boat launches and six marinas you can easily enjoy boating, sailing, jet skiing and water skiing.  The constant water level and clear water clarity make fishing a dream as is evident by the many fishing tournaments held here.

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Hickory Crawdads

MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL

The Hickory Crawdads are a Minor League Baseball team that have called Hickory home since 1993. The 'Dads, as they are affectionately known, are the High A affiliate of the Texas Rangers.  Nothing beats a relaxing baseball game, great food and cold beer!

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Foothills Folk Art Festival

UNIQUE ARTISTS & MUSIC

This family friendly festival, which is expected to draw thousands of visitors from throughout the region, will showcase a variety of local and regional contemporary folk artists, as well as artist demos, hands-on art activities for kids, live music, food from area restaurants and food truck vendors, beer gardens, and more!