Hickory –  The Hickory Downtown Development Association is hosting a special Valentine event! When you purchase a ticket to the Valentine’s from the Heart of Hickory event you will receive a thoughtfully crafted item from each of these participating businesses:

Allegra Marketing – Print – Mail
Antriax Group
Frothy Rooster/Cowa Sake
Full Circle Arts
Girl Scouts Carolinas Peaks to Piedmont
Hickory Ballet and Performance Arts
Lindy’s Furniture Outlet and Clearance Center
Lindy’s Furniture
Lou Lou’s Corner
Mint + Modern
Nailed It DIY
Samurai Institute
Tastebuds Popcorn
Taste Full Beans Coffee
The Untamed Daisy Soap Company
Thistle Dew Nicely

There are only 50 tickets available! The link will be active until all tickets are sold or till Wednesday, February 8.


Please make sure that you have your ticket receipt with you! It is your passport to receive your items and will need to be presented at the time of pickup. Please pick up your passport by 12PM.

Then simply stroll around Hickory’s beautiful downtown on Saturday, February 10, from 11:00am until 1:00pm, and stop by the participating businesses to pick up your gift.

There will also be a free Scavenger Hunt, the first 50 people retuning the card will receive a gift.

If you have any questions regarding this event please email [email protected] and put Valentines in your subject line! Thank you and see you Downtown!

Valentine’s From the Heart of Hickory is hosted by the Hickory Downtown Development Association. All proceeds go toward our mission to make downtown a better community for everyone.

The Hickory Downtown Development Association (HDDA) is a private, non-profit 501(c)6, member organization with a volunteer Board of Directors representing a broad cross-section of property owners, business owners, and citizens-at-large.

HDDA is a member of the North Carolina Main Street program with the purpose of stimulating economic development and community improvement within the context of historic preservation.  HDDA addresses issues in areas of physical design, promotion and events, and business development within the boundaries of the downtown commercial district.

To learn more and possibly become a member, please visit our website, DowntownHickory.com, or contact us at [email protected].