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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Scam Jam


Scam Jam is a collection of education presentations designed to familiarize consumers with the kind of scams and frauds in today's society such as consumer frauds, identity theft, and telemarketing fraud.  Guest speakers include representatives from the NC Attorney General's Office, NC Secretary of State, NC Senior Medicare Patrol, and Catawba County Sheriff's Department.  



Hickory Metro Convention Center and Visitors Bureau