The Visit Hickory Metro team encourages visitors and locals to explore the Hickory Metro region carefully and safely. The state of North Carolina has lifted all mass gathering limits at this time but encourages individuals to still practice the three W's - Wear, Wait, Wash. People who are fully vaccinated can do all of the things that they did before the pandemic. Those unvaccinated, should still wear a mask in public indoor settings & public outdoor settings when they cannot maintain social distance. To learn more about what our area is doing to prevent the spread of COVID-19 click below. 

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Conover Christmas Caravan


You better watch out, you better not cry, you better not pout, I'm telling you why...
Santa Claus and his little helpers are coming to town! Once again, the City of Conover Christmas Caravan will be making it's way through your neighborhood this holiday season. Santa will be riding on a big red fire engine escorted by his little helpers.
2021 Schedule and Route Maps:
Tuesday, December 7:
L' Echo Park Route
Thursday, December 9:
NW Route
Tuesday, December 14:
SW/SE Route
Thursday, December 16:
NE/SE Route
NEW THIS YEAR: You can follow Santa's location LIVE during the caravan by visiting
If you have any questions, please contact Santa's Little Helpers at Fire Station 1 at (828) 464-1295 or email to email Santa's staff of Elves. On behalf of the City of Conover, we would like to wish everyone a very safe and Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!


Downtown Park- City of Conover