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C & E Gun Show

  • Dates: 11/6/2021, 11/7/2021
  • Hickory Metro Convention Center
  • 1960 13th Ave. Dr. SE
    Hickory, NC 28602
  • Sat. 9:00am-5:00pm, and Sun. 10:00am-5:00pm
  • Price: Adult - $10; Children 12 and Under - Free (w/paid adult)
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This show will feature over 450 tables to buy, sell and trade new and old handguns, shotguns, rifles, knives, holsters, ammunition, reloading supplies, antique weapons, coins and much, much more! There are things for the ladies such as jewelry, holsters, personal protection items, conceal carry purses and more! Don’t miss this great show.

Show Hours: Saturday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. and Sunday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Children 12 and under are admitted free and Saturday admission is good for Sunday with a hand stamp.