Hickory is a unique and vibrant city with a growing culinary scene, outdoor adventures for all ages, beverage trail and more. While similar offerings can be found in surrounding larger cities and towns, it’s Hickory’s uniquely local vibe of craftsmanship and connectedness that help make it a welcoming place for residents and visitors alike. In Hickory, the good life isn’t just about having a lot to do. It’s also about how you experience them. Hickory has been the home of High School, Collegiate and Southeastern tournaments and championships ranging in sports – basketball, golf, soccer, baseball, and more.