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Hickory to host pickleball tournament

Jul 20, 2021 | Recreation & Sports Tourism

Hickory to host pickleball tournament

The Hickory Parks, Recreation & Sports Tourism Department will host a pickleball tournament on Wednesday, August 4, starting at 9 a.m. at Highland Recreation Center. The tournament is open for mixed doubles (ages 40 and up) and will follow the Swiss format, meaning teams are matched against o...

Camp Hoorah

Jul 09, 2021 | Recreation & Sports Tourism

Camp Hoorah

The Hickory Parks, Recreation & Sports Tourism Department will host Camp Hoorah Monday, August 9, through Friday, August 13, from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. each day. The camp is designed to provide youth ages 9-13 with a fun-filled week of activities and excursions before school starts back. This en...

Youth Fall Soccer and Co-ed Youth Fall Baseball Registration

Jul 01, 2021 | Recreation & Sports Tourism

Youth Fall Soccer and Co-ed Youth Fall Baseball Registration

Registration is now underway for the City of Hickory's Youth Fall Soccer and Co-ed Youth Fall Baseball programs. Participation is free to all City of Hickory residents. Nonresidents can also participate by paying a $40 nonresident fee. Online registration for both youth fall sports programs is av...

Independence Day office and facility closings

Jun 29, 2021 | Library , Public Services , Parks , Collections , Recreation & Sports Tourism

Independence Day office and facility closings

The City of Hickory will close its offices on Monday, July 5, in observance of Independence Day. City of Hickory offices will reopen on Tuesday, July 6, at 8:30 a.m. Other city department closings and/or schedule updates: Public Services The Solid Waste Division and its services, including ga...

Stanford Park Skateboard Competition postponed

Jun 11, 2021 | Parks , Recreation & Sports Tourism

Stanford Park Skateboard Competition postponed

Due to the weather forecast, the Stanford Park Skateboard Competition scheduled for Saturday, June 12, has been postponed and rescheduled for Saturday, June 19. The competition is hosted by the Hickory Parks, Recreation & Sports Tourism Department in partnership with First in Flight Skateshop...

Youth Football Registration

Jun 09, 2021 | Recreation & Sports Tourism

Youth Football Registration

Registration is now underway for the City of Hickory's Youth Football program. Participation is free to all City of Hickory residents. Nonresidents can also participate by paying a $40 nonresident fee. This program is offered to youth ages 7-12, with different divisions by age group: Pee Wee for ...

Hickory recreation center updates

May 28, 2021 | Parks , Recreation & Sports Tourism

Hickory recreation center updates

The City of Hickory Parks, Recreation & Sports Tourism Department announces the following operational updates: Highland Recreation Center is now open for free play basketball. For a calendar of open gym times, please visit https://www.hickorync.gov/calendar/events/category/open_gym/. Starting ...

Memorial Day office and facility closings, garbage pickup still available

May 25, 2021 | Planning and Development , Library , Human Resources , Finance , Boards and Commissions , Communications , City Manager , City Council , Recreation & Sports Tourism

Memorial Day office and facility closings, garbage pickup still available

Memorial Day office and facility closings, garbage pickup still available The City of Hickory will close its offices on Monday, May 31, in observance of Memorial Day. City of Hickory offices will reopen on Tuesday, June 1, at 8:30 a.m. Other city department closings and/or schedule changes: ...

Spring into Summer event

May 07, 2021 | Parks , Recreation & Sports Tourism

Spring into Summer event

Looking for activities, camps, entertainment, and educational opportunities for children over the summer? The City of Hickory and the Catawba County Partnership for Children will host Spring into Summer on Thursday, May 27, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., at Taft Broome Park. This summer kick-off event wi...

Stanford Park Skateboard Competition

Apr 30, 2021 | Parks , Recreation & Sports Tourism

Stanford Park Skateboard Competition

In partnership with First in Flight Skateshop, the Hickory Parks, Recreation & Sports Tourism Department is excited to announce the Stanford Park Skateboard Competition. The event will be held on Saturday, June 12, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Stanford Skate Park and will consist of a Best Run competit...

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