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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Willow Creek Inn


Willow Creek Inn is a truly beautiful venue. It is warm, inviting and can accommodate small weddings or big Tent Weddings for over 1000. Mother Nature smiles on the Inn with seasonal gifts like the wind in the willows in the spring and fireflies twinkling in dusky shadows in summer. Here at WCI, a glow of peaceful, rustic serenity will enchant your wedding day & the exquisite food & presentation will enhance your memories & photos.