1960-A 13th Av. Drive SE, Hickory

Hickory Metro Convention Center

Opened in 1997 and home to a variety of events, including the Pottery & Antiques Festival, the Toy, Hobby, Sports &
NASCAR Show, and the Carolina Home & Garden Show, the Hickory Metro Convention Center is one of the newest
convention centers near Charlotte.

The Hickory Metro Convention Center is ideal for conferences, banquets, corporate meetings, events and trade show
locations in western North Carolina. The convention center features over 76,000 square feet of meeting space, accommodates
groups up to 3,800, and is within walking distance of major hotels, restaurants and shopping destinations.

Convention center features include:

• Free parking
• Wireless internet
• Versatile audio visual and electrical capabilities
• State of the art audio system throughout the facility
• Moveable wall partitions in each of the exhibit halls and meeting rooms
• Versatile food and beverage options
• Ease of accessibility
• Loading docks and ground level access
• Concession stands in each large hall
• Multi-window ticket offices
• Onsite visitor information areas

1960 13th Avenue Drive SE
Hickory, NC 28602
Phone: 828.324.8600
Fax: 828.345.0700