- 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
Featuring 32 lanes, Ten Park Lanes is a traditional bowling center with a restaurant, a bar and live music. The center also offers arcade games and shuffleboard tables along with birthday party and private event hosting.
During the performance season at the Old Courthouse Theatre, guests can enjoy a combination of plays from a variety of genres including drama, comedy, and mystery. The theater also offers an annual murder-mystery dinner performance and youth program.
Consisting of a theater and art gallery, Cabarrus Arts Council features weekly concerts and artist studio events for visitors to attend. The gallery features the work of regional and national artists in multimedia, paintings, and sculpture.
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Towering 135-feet, The Peachoid is a water tower that holds one millions gallons of water. The tower is visible for several miles and is located on the part of I-85 that connects North Carolina and Georgia.
Chimney Rock Park is a pet friendly place to bring family and friends and reconnect with nature. The park features five different hiking trails, guided bird watching tours led by an expert, and rock climbing on the mountain.
As a National Historic Landmark, Doctor Josephus Hall House is a historic mansion of a 19th century doctor. Visitors can arrange for a tour where they can view a Civil War cannon and furniture from that time period.