1-Art Crawl Logo RED, hi res, lgHickory – Spring is here and with it comes the first Downtown Hickory Art Crawl of 2016. On Thursday May 19, head downtown to visit participating locations to view works by local artists, listen to music, and watch artists’ demonstrations. There is something for everyone at the Downtown Hickory Art Crawl! The Crawl starts at 5:00 pm and ends at 8:00 pm.

The Kick Off Party will be held at Full Circle Arts, located at 45-B Third St NW. The first ten people to visit there will be given $10 in Downtown Dollars that can be used at participating businesses on the night of the crawl. Then grab a map and start to Crawl!

The Downtown Hickory Art Crawls are sponsored by the Hickory Downtown Development Association, Boyd & Hassell Industrial Commercial Real Estate and the United Arts Council of Catawba County. The United Arts Council of Catawba County is committed to advancing the cultural life of Catawba County through grants, marketing, fundraising and facilities management. The council strives to provide awareness of the cultural activities in our area, as well as grant and contribution opportunities. http://www.artscatawba.org/ . Boyd & Hassell Industrial Commercial Real Estate specializes in sales, leasing, and management of industrial and commercial real estate.

For more information on The HDDA, membership, businesses, other events and downtown Hickory, please call 828 322 1121 or email info@downtownhickory.com. Please visit the website, www.downtownhickory.com.