Local Subaru Events in Hickory, NC | Near Charlotte

Downtown Hickory Candy Crawl

Friday, October 27 (Friday before Halloween)
4:00 - 5:00 p.m. Candy Crawl
5:15 - 6:00 p.m. Costume Contest
Union Square in Downtown Hickory

On October 27, Union Square is invaded by power rangers and fairy princesses and ghosts and goblins for the annual HDDA Downtown Hickory Candy Crawl.

Costumed children ages 12 and younger are invited to enjoy safe trick-or-treating in Downtown Hickory. The downtown business owners will host a safe trick-or-treating experience from 4:00pm until 5:00pm on Union Square.

Pumpkin decorating with Hickory Museum of Art will happen for the first 400 kids.

The Candy Crawl Costume Contest happens at 5:15pm on the stage under the Sails. Registration for the contest happens between 3:45pm and 4:45pm at the HDDA booth. Three categories of costumes will be judged by the Hickory Community Theatre Guild. The categories are: Ages 0-6, Ages 7-12, and Families. Winners in each category will receive tickets for a family of four to see the Hickory Community Theatre's production of Elf, Jr. WHKY's Hal Row will emcee the contest.

Fourth Annual Hickory Shuck & Peel Party

November 11, 1:00-6:00pm
Union Square in Downtown Hickory

Indulge in steamed and fried oysters and shrimp, enjoy locally crafted beer, and dance to the sounds of "The Extraordinaires" amid the ambiance of the park-like setting of Union Square for a one-day party in Downtown Hickory. The Shuck & Peel Party is a mouth-watering extravaganza. The outdoor event will heighten the senses with a day of delicious food, tasty drink, and fantastic entertainment. Join us for some family friendly fun!

The party begins at 1:00 pm and continues until 6:00 pm on Saturday, November 11, 2017.

The event is free to the public, with food and drink available for purchase. The menu includes steamed and fried oysters and shrimp, clam chowder, and hot dogs & hamburgers, with Craft Beers, non-alcoholic beverages and water available.

The Extraordinaires were formed in the spring of 2003 from a group of guys who love The Classics/Rhythm & Blues. The Extraordinaires have put together a unique blend of music that is sure to get people out of their seats and on the dance floor. From the powerful kickin' horns to the smooth lead vocals, The Extraordinaires have a "Pure Live" sound like no other that will keep you coming back. Based out of the Hickory/Charlotte area, they've played from Oklahoma to Washington to Jacksonville, Fl and all points in between. Private parties, Festivals, Corporate Events, they are pure entertainers that will keep the dance floor full.

The Shuck & Peel Party is sponsored by The Best of Beers, the City of Hickory, and the Hickory Metro Convention Center. The Shuck and Peel Party is hosted by the Hickory Downtown Development Association

Visit the website to learn more about Hickory's Shuck & Peel Party. www.downtownhickory.com/events-pages/shuck-peel-party.html



 November 17, 2017 through November 17, 2017  222 Union Square Hickory NC
The City of Hickory will be hosting a Holiday Kick-off event, combining the Hickory Christmas Parade and Tree Lighting to be held on Friday. The parade will begin at 6 p.m. After the parade, Santa and Mrs. Claus will light the Christmas Tree in Downtown Hickory. Music and visits with Mr. and Mrs. Claus will continue until 8:30 p.m. under the Sails on the Square. 


 December 1, 2017 through December 17, 2017  30 West 3rd Street NW Hickory NC
 Buddy, a young orphan, mistakenly crawls into Santa's bag of gifts and is transported to the North Pole. The would-be elf is raised, unaware that he is actually a human, until his enormous size and poor toy-making abilities cause him to face the truth. With Santa's permission, Buddy embarks on a journey to New York City to find his birth father and discover his true identity. Faced with the harsh reality that his father is on the naughty list and that his half-brother doesn't even believe in Santa, Buddy is determined to win over his new family and help New York remember the true meaning of Christmas.


 December 8, 2017 through December 10, 2017 December 15, 2017 through December 17, 2017.  60 W 6th St. Newton NC
The classic animated television special, A CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS comes to life in this faithful stage adaptation where Charlie Brown, Snoopy and the other Peanuts grapple with the real meaning of Christmas. A cast of experienced actors and a live jazz trio make this a show you will NOT want to miss! Tickets: $12 - Adults $10 - Students/Seniors/Members $8 Children 5 & Under This is a reserved seating event! Book in advance for the best seats. A CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS by Charles M. Schulz Based on the television special by Bill Melendez and Lee Mendelson Stage Adaptation by Eric Schaeffer By Special Arrangement with Arthur Whitelaw and Ruby Persson For information and tickets, visit: //newton-conoverauditorium.org/charliebrownchristmas/