Advertise With Us

At the core of who we are, we look to promote local businesses that bring in and support travel and tourism. If you are looking to advertise your local business on our website or in the upcoming Hickory Metro Destination Guide, this is the place for you. We would be happy to have you be a part of our team. 

Advertise in the Visitor Guide:

Hickory Metro Destination Guide - Our destination guide is printed every two years featuring stories about local places to stay, eat, and things to do, showcasing the best that the Hickory Metro has to offer to visitors and locals alike. 

2023-24 Rate & Ad Spec Sheet - We are currently working on the spec sheet for the 2025-2026 Destination Guide. Keep a look out for that sheet here. For more information on advertising in the Visitor Guide, email 

Advertise on our Website:

How to advertise on our website: DTN is a partner of the Hickory Metro Convention & Visitors Bureau and has worked with us to develop a unique sponsored content program (DTN Paid Content) on our website that will help you deliver your message in front of a highly qualified visitor audience and to convert more of our visitors into customers. The DTN Paid Content program offers a variety of content placements (see details on our Placements Sample Page) and programs can be tailored to meet your specific marketing and budget. The DTN Support team can provide cost-free creative services to get your content running quickly and access to no-nonsense performance reporting via their DTN Portal.