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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Shiners Stash Jerky


Shiners Stash Jerky is a locally owned and operated jerky shop in the foothills of North Carolina. They have over 25 flavors of freshly made jerky combined with local spices and beef. Shiners Stash strives in providing the very best in jerky products, marinaded to perfection, and full of flavor from their very own Executive Chef!