HDDA May 2018 Meetings

  • May 1 - 1:00pm - Membership Committee (TFB)
  • May 2 - 8:30am - Design Committee (Station)
  • May 7 - 4:30pm - Promotions Committee (HDDA)
  • May 8 - 11:30am - Business Development (Taste Full Beans)
  • May 15 - 10:00am - Board of Directors (City Hall)
  • May 17 - 5:00pm - Art Crawl (Downtown)
  • May 28 - Memorial Day (HDDA Closed)

 


HICKORY DOWNTOWN VISION 2022

Supporting your life well crafted, Downtown Hickory serves as the gathering center for varied recreation and entertainment. Downtown is the hub of owner-operated local businesses, corporate headquarters, and urban living.



Main Street ... Economic Development Within the Context of Historic Preservation

The Main Street Approach is a time-tested framework for community-driven, comprehensive revitalization. The Main Street Approach is centered around Transformation Strategies.

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Ribbon Cutting and Open House at Harris Arcade

Hickory Mayor Hank Guess and Property Owner Tim Cline welcomed eleven new businesses to Downtown Hickory during the Ribbon Cutting held on April 27 at the Harris Arcade, 221 First Avenue NW, in Downtown Hickory.

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Clayton Brewery Takes Top Honor 2018 Hickory Hops and the Carolinas Championship of Beers

On Saturday, April 21, nearly 3,000 festivarians attended the Hickory Hops beer festival in downtown Hickory, NC to enjoy beer, camaraderie and beautiful summer-like weather.

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Celebrate NC Women Authors with Dessert, Wine & Chocolates

The public is invited to enjoy a Dessert, Wine & Chocolates evening celebrating North Carolina's female authors beginning at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 3, in the Keiser Room at the Salt Block.

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National Volunteer Week Named in Catawba County

On April 16th the Catawba County Board of Commissioners signed a proclamation for National Volunteer Week, April 15 - 21, 2018.

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CVCC Hosting Shark Tank Event for High Schools Students... Applications Now Available

Catawba Valley Community College (CVCC) is hosting a Shark Tank Business Idea Pitching event for local high school students with cash prizes for the top pitches.

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Community Relations Council Promotes Positive Human Relations Through Annual Awards Program

The City of Hickory Community Relations Council (CRC) is currently accepting applications for the 2018 Human Relations Awards.

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Arbor Day Foundation names Hickory Tree City USA

Hickory, North Carolina was named a 2017 Tree City USA by the Arbor Day Foundation in honor of its commitment to effective urban forest management.

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Start Your Business in 2018!!!

CVCC's Small Business Center offers our Start-Up program, a series of seminars designed to help individuals interested in starting a business build their plan for success.

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GHCCM Welcomes New Executive Director Dr. Kathy Wood

The Greater Hickory Cooperative Christian Ministry is excited to introduce its new Executive Director, Dr. Kathy Wood.

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City of Hickory Receives First Place for State Communicators Excellence in Communications Award

The City of Hickory was among 23 North Carolina governments to earn recognition in the Eleventh North Carolina City & County Communicators' (NC3C) Excellence in Communications Awards.

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Hickory's Communications and Marketing Manager, Dana Kaminske, Elected President of State Communicators' Organization

Communities across North Carolina gathered at the annual North Carolina City & County Communicators' (NC3C) Conference in New Bern, April 18 through 20.

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Hickory Firefighters Check City Hydrants

During the next several months, firefighters will implement the annual hydrant inspection and maintenance program throughout the City of Hickory service area.

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NEW on Downtown Hickory Website

The Hickory Downtown Development Association Website, www.downtownhickory.com, has received a recent upgrade.

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