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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Corn Husk Nativity Class


Capture the spirit of the season with your hands and heart in this special Christmastime workshop. In celebration of the Nativity, we will use the humblest of craft materials, the husks or corn, to craft figures representing the miracle that took place in the manger so long ago.

Learn traditional Appalachian style doll techniques and create Mary, Joseph, Baby Jesus, an Angel and more as time allows.


Hart Square Village