- Our list of the best things to do in Hickory, North Carolina, features the top 37 nearby activities — including 14 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Hickory, NC has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Museums & Galleries, Outdoor Places, Entertainment & Shows, and Amusement.
- The results below include the top 13 things to do within the city of Hickory, NC , followed by 24 popular activities in nearby cities, including Morganton, Lenoir, Mooresville, Charlotte and Statesville
The Visulite Theatre is a music club that is host to a wide variety of live performances throughout the year. While enjoying the shows, guests also have the opportunity to enjoy drinks from the full bar inside the venue.
The Ashe Civic Center is a live entertainment center that features a 300-seat auditorium, free parking, an annual season of concerts, and community events. The theatre is also available to rent for church events or group meetings.
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1489 Mt Jefferson St Park Road, West Jefferson, NC 28694 MoreLess Info
A state park, the Mount Jefferson State Natural Area is a scenic location that offers breathtaking views of and from Mount Jefferson. Visitors can hike the mountain trails and picnic in the shelters provided by the park.
Charlotte, North Carolina's Freedom Park is a large community space that welcomes many enjoyable activities. The 98-acre park features baseball fields, tennis courts, trails, manicured gardens, volleyball courts, soccer fields and other amenities.
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106 E Main Street, West Jefferson, NC 28694 MoreLess Info
Visitors to Ashe County Cheese Factory and Store can watch the cheese-making process from the factory's viewing area. The company produces more than 20 varieties of cheese and offers a selection of locally made wine, gifts and souvenirs.
An independently owned, family business, the restored Parkway Theatre shows classic and current first-run films on large screens. Amenities include two film auditoriums, a concessions stand and state-of-the-art digital screenings and sound.