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Puddlingstone Annual Christmas Concert

December 19th at The Green Room Community Theatre (10 South Main Ave, Newton, NC 28658) from 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm.Hailed as the “best kept secret in North Carolina”, Puddingstone’s annual

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A Cabaret Christmas In Hickory NC

December 18th at the Hickory Community Theatre (30 West 3rd St NW, Hickory, NC 28601) from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm.This marks the 12th year of this popular Christmastime event in downtown Hickory. 

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Downtown Taylorsville Old Fashioned Christmas 2017

December 15th & 16th in Downtown Taylorsville!!!There "Ice Skating (all day), Carriage Rides and Polar Express Train Rides (evening only) on the 15th. On the 16th an all-day "3rd Annual Old

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A Hickory Holiday 2017

December 14th in Downtown Hickory from 5:30 to 7:30.A Hickory Holiday! is a great time to get your holiday shopping done in the relaxed atmosphere of Downtown Hickory. Enjoy holiday music, free

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A Dickens Christmas At The Harper House

Bring the family and step back into time as you experience a Victorian Christmas at the Harper House (310 N Center St, Hickory, NC 28601) on December 9th.The festivities begin earlier for the little

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Hickory Police Departmet Cops For Tots

Join Hickory Police Department and Cosmo Motors on December 9th, 2017 at Hickory Motor Speedway for the 2nd Annual Cops For Tots Toy Drive!! Every Toy or Monetary

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Mistletoe And Holly Tour In Hickory NC

A fun & festive stroll through Hickory's Oakwood Historic District and tour 8 locations beautifully decorated for the holidays!The Hickory Woman's Club presents the Mistletoe & Holly Tour, 10 a.m. -

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Hickory NC 1940s Christmas Radio Hour

The live performance features The Hickory Jazz Orchestra, Russ Wilson, Liam Bailey, Ingrid Keller, Steve Clarke, Hal Rowe, Emily Stober, & revives the spirit of the mid 1940s when families gathered

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Mels Jingle Run In Hickory NC

The 3rd Annual Mel’s Jingle Run will be December 9th in Downtown Hickory at 8:30 am. Mellow Mushroom Hickory is teaming up with RunTimeRaces to create the area’s premier Christmas-themed 5K

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Carolina Moonlighters Christmas 2017

The Moonlighters Christmas Concert is 3:00 pm Sunday, 10 December 2017, at the Drendel Auditorium in Hickory. Featuring A-cappella Fellas, CVCC Ensemble under the direction of Caroline Simyon, Hawk-

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Celtic Christmas Concert 2017

December 8th & 9th at the Alexander Central Auditorium (223 School Ave SW, Taylorsville, NC 28681).The Celtic Christmas Concert has always been and will be free admission; a gift to the community.

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A Charlie Brown Christmas At Newton Conover Auditorium

December 8th, 9th and 10th at Newton-Conover Auditorium (60 W 6th St, Newton, NC 28658).The classic animated television special, A CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS comes to life in this faithful stage

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A Crafty Christmas At Hickory Metro Convention Center

Don't miss the newest and most fun holiday art show in the region, A Crafty Christmas, December 8th & 9th at the Hickory Metro Convention Center! This juried craft show is perfectly timed

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Christmas In The Hart Square Village

December 7th, 8th and 10th at Hart Square (5029 Hope Rd, Vale NC 28168).Come experience the magic of Christmas in historic wooden chapels! Walk across the village by the light of lantern

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United Arts Council Of Catawba County Jingle Bell Bash

December 4th at the Lake Hickory Country Club (430 17th Ave NW, Hickory, NC 28601) from 5:30 - 9 pm.Annual fundraiser for the United Arts Council of Catawba County.Each $125 ticket admits 2 and

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Claremont NC Christmas Parade 2017

The annual Christmas Parade takes place on Main Street in downtown Claremont on the first Saturday in December. This year marks the 34th Christmas Parade and will be held on December 2, 2017.

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40th Annual Lighting Of The Bethlehem Star

The 40th annual Bethlehem Star Lighting is set for Saturday, December 2 at 6:30 p.m. at Mt. Pisgah Lutheran Church in Bethlehem. The event is sponsored by the Bethlehem Community Development

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Alexander County Christmas Parade

Saturday, December 2nd, 2017!The parade will be a rousing success with the cooperation and participation of businesses and community groups throughout the county. There will be approximately

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Hickory Choral Society Christmas Concert

December 1st - 3rd!The Hickory Choral Society presents its annual Christmas Concerts at Corinth Reformed Church, 150 16th Avenue Northwest in Hickory. . All concerts are free and open to the

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Hickory Community Theatre Presents Elf Jr

December 1st - December 17th, 2017!!!A young boy named Buddy crawls into Santa’s bag one Christmas and ends up being raised by the elves. When he learns the truth he’s shocked that his dad is on

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Hickory Landmark Society Annual Poinsettia Sale

Hundreds of florist quality poinsettias of various sizes and colors will be on sale from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm daily (except Sundays) starting November 27th at Maple Grove (542 2nd St NE, Hickory,

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Gifts Well Crafted A Holiday Market 2017

The 4th Annual Gifts Well Crafted Holiday Market at The Crossing at Hollar Mill (883 Highland Ave SE, Hickory, NC 28602) will be on Saturday, November 25th from 9:00am to 3:00pm. FREE admission

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Light Up The Block In Hickory NC

Get into the holiday spirit with Catawba Science Center, Hickory Museum of Art, SALT Block Foundation, and Western Piedmont Symphony as we kick off the season and Light Up the Block on November 18th

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Green Room Community Theatre Presents Chitty Chitty Bang Bang

November 17 - December 3rd at the Green Room Community Theatre (10 South Main Ave, Newton, NC 28658).Can the loveable but wacky inventor, Potts, along with his two children and the gorgeous Truly

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Holiday Pops Hosted By Western Piedmont Symphony

November 18th at the Salt Block Foundation )243 3rd Ave NE, Hickory, NC 29601)! Get into the holiday spirit with Western Piedmont Symphony! Hear some fun and familiar selections from popular

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Hickory Crawdads Fall Fling 2017

Join the Crawdads on Saturday, November 18th for the annual Fall Fling from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm at L.P. Frans Stadium! Admission is FREE. Bring the family for a day of fun at L.P. Frans

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Hickory YMCA Turkey Trot 2017

November 18th!!!Your participation in the 17th Annual YMCA of Catawba Valley's Turkey Trot 5/10K Run/Walk and Youth Fun Run will help support kids and families in Catawba County by helping

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Downtown Hickory Christmas Parade Tree Lighting 2017

November 17th in Downtown Hickory!! Parade begins at 6:00 pm with the tree lighting by Santa and Mrs. Claus on Union Square immediately following.  After the parade and tree lighting

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Hickory NC Fall Lantern Lighting And Walk

November 12th at the Hickory Foundation YMCA (701 1st St NW, Hickory, Nc 28601) from 5:30 pm to 6:45 pm. Families will gather before dusk, sing songs, light lanterns and enjoy an outdoor walk

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Veterans Day Festival And Parade In Catawba NC

November 11th in the Town of Catawba (1st s SW, Catawba, NC 28609).A special dedication ceremony will take place at the Veterans Garden of Honor at noon to unveil the 2017 Veteran names being added.

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Angel Of The Arts At Lake Hickory Country Club

November 11th at the Lake Hickory Country Club from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm.Museum of Art's Guild presents an "Evening for the Arts" to benefit Museum educational programs and offerings. This year's

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Downtown Newton Christmas Crawl

Kick off the holiday season by shopping the holiday open houses of 10 Downtown Newton merchants as part of the Downtown Newton Christmas Crawl on November 10th from 3:00 pm to 8:00 pm and 11th

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4th Annual Shuck And Peel Party In Downtown Hickory

The aroma of fresh cooked seafood, the taste of local craft beers and the sounds of “The Extraordinaires” will assault your senses when you step onto Union Square on November 11, where the

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Gristmill 5K At Murrays Mill

November 4th at Murray's Mill (1489 Murray's Mill Rd., Catawba, NC 28609).The Grist Mill 5K at the Historic Murray's Mill is an off-road course utilized by local high school cross country teams for

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Hickory Community Theatre Presents Syliva

Starting November 3rd at Hickory Community Theatre!This comedy is the hilarious story of a man who brings home a dog he found in the city park, much to the dismay of his wife. He loves Sylvia, the

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Apple City Street Rodders Halloween Cruise In

Apple City Street Rodders are having a Halloween Cruise-in at Scotty's Hometown Grill ( HWY 16 S, Taylorsville, NC 28681) on October 28th from 4:00 pm to 10:00 pm. This will be the

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Hildebran Halloween Cruise In Truck Or Treat 2017

The Town of Hildebran is sponsoring the 1st Halloween Cruise In - Trunk or Treat on October 28th in the Town Hall parking lot (202 S. Center St., Hildebran, NC 28637)Dress up your classic's in

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Hildebran Oktoberfest 2017

Hildebran is hosting an Oktoberfest on October 28th, 2017 in front of Town Hall (202 S. Center St., Hildebran, NC 28637)There will be hundreds of vendors lining the roads with

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Foard Band Classic Marching Band Competition

The Twentieth Annual Foard Band Classic competition for Marching Bands will be held on Saturday, October 28th, 2017!The contest will begin either in the late morning or the early afternoon. 

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Sunrise Rotary Club Halloween Dance

October 28th at Moretz Mills (74 8th St SE, Hickory, NC 28601) from 7:00pm - 11:00pm.The doors for the dance open at 7 p.m. with DJ Eric Bowman Playing from 7-8 p.m. followed by The Band of Oz from-

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Downtown Hickory Candy Crawl

October 27th in Downtown Hickory!!Candy Crawl from 4pm - 5pm.Costume contest 5pm-.

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Annual Taylorsville Apple Festival

Fall is here, so it’s time to get ready for the 29th Annual Taylorsville Apple Festival held in downtown Taylorsville in Alexander County, NC. The board and volunteers have been working hard all

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Lee Ann Womack Music In The Mill

The Crossing At Hollar Mill ( 883 Highland Ave SE, Hickory, NC 28601) on October 20th!MUSIC IN THE MILL PROUDLY PRESENTS Lee Ann Womack! Doors Open 8pm. Show Starts 8:10pm Click here for more

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2017 Hickory NC Oktoberfest

October 13th - 15th in Downtown Hickory!! Oktoberfest, the most anticipated event in the Unifour area, is in its 32nd year. This festival offers a weekend of family entertainment in Downtown

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Hickory NC Antiques Fair

The Service League of Hickory will host the annual Antiques Fair at Moretz Mills (74 8th St SE, Hickory, NC 28602) on October 12th - October 14th. The year's fair will feature 20 antiques

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Lake Hickory Home With Mountain Views

4165 54th Avenue NE Hickory, North CarolinaIncredible Lake Hickory home with amazing lake views from all sides, custom swimming pool, three floor elevator, and is located just outside the city

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Maiden NC Pumpkin Patch

October 7th - 29th at Red Wolf Farms ( 1900 HW Farm Rd, Maiden, NC 28650). ADMISSION: $7.94 + NC Sales Tax = $8.50 PER PERSON (Babies under 12 months are admitted free) Credit & Debit

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Claremont Daze 2017

Claremont Daze will be held on Main Street between Lookout and Depot Streets. The festival will be held on Friday October 6th and Saturday October 7th. The City will host two nights of

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2017 Hickory Trick Or Trot 5K

This Halloween themed 5K (3.2 mile) run/walk will start at 1451 8th Street Drive NE(Highland Recreation Center) and will turn right on 12th ave, right on 5th St. NE, right on 21st street NE, and

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