Hickory, NC, a city known for craftsmanship and community, is a great place to start something here.

  • 10 Surprising Things You Didn’t Know Hickory, NC Has
    “There’s something there that wasn’t there before.” As Beauty and the Beast breaks box office records, those words are finding new life, and we think they work as a kind of motto for Hickory these days too. The city has seen explosive growth in recent years — so […]...
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  • Footcandle Film Festival is “putting Hickory on the international map”
    chrisfryealanjackson-largeFeeding film addictions across the City of Hickory for the last eight years is Footcandle Film Society. It is the brainchild of two self-proclaimed “movie nerds” who wanted to bring an additional art form to Hickory. Alan Jackson and Chris Frye would frequently drive to Winston-Salem and Charlotte to see films that were not airing in Hickory. They wanted to find a way to bring those films to Hickory to share with the rest of the community. After they created Footcandle, they invited close friends and family to their office to watch...
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