Calendar

The Hickory Music Factory (HMF) hosts dozens of events and programs in the Catawba community and serves over 20,000 people each year. The majority of these programs are free and open to the public and reach out to all ages, from children to seniors. 

Sep
12
Thu
Musical Petting Zoo @ Brown Penn Recreation Center
Sep 12 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

HMF and Hickory Parks & Recreation Department will offer a musical petting zoo. People will have the opportunity to play and see over 30 different instruments. For more info, contact Angela Smith (828)-324-6990 or asmith@hickorync.gov

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Sep
15
Sun
Scholarship Applications Due @ Hickory Music Factory
Sep 15 @ 2:30 pm – 7:00 pm

The Hickory Music Factory (HMF) is now accepting scholarship and work study applications for music lessons. HMF offers a limited number of scholarships and work study programs to students ages 5-18 years of age. These are awarded on a quarterly basis. Applications need to be submitted on the dates listed above to be eligible for this scholarship/work study cycle. Financial need is assessed through written applications by the HMF board of directors. Funding for the scholarships are made possible through the Mark Weaver Scholarship Fund that helps provide lessons and programs to youth in the community who may not have the means to do so. To apply, please visit our “Scholarship” page on our website and download the application and mail to: Hickory Music Factory, PO Box 2712, Hickory, NC 28603

Sep
21
Sat
Community Music Lessons @ Hickory Music Factory
Sep 21 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

The Hickory Music Factory in partnership with the Hickory Parks and Recreation Department, will be offering free music lessons to Hickory City residents. Anyone ages 5 and up are welcome to sign up for a private 30 minute lesson. Please call for a list of instruments being taught. No skill is needed to participate.

If you would like to sign up for a lesson, PLEASE CALL Angela Smith 828-324-6990. There will be a $5 charge for non Hickory City residents.

 

Sep
28
Sat
HMF Open Mic Night @ Hickory Music Factory
Sep 28 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

All ages, open to the public. Everyone is welcome to sign up and play or just come and listen. First come first serve.

Oct
11
Fri
HMF Stage @ Hickory Oktoberfest @ Downtown Hickory, NC
Oct 11 – Oct 12 all-day

Come watch and support some of the areas best teen musicians/bands. For More info, please visit hickoryoktoberfest.com

Oct
12
Sat
Parks and Recreation Music Showcase @ Hickory Oktoberfest
Oct 12 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm

The Hickory Music Factory in partnership with the Hickory Parks and Recreation Department will be hosting a music showcase. Bands and solo artists are welcome to sign up and play on the HMF Stage at Oktoberfest. PA and drums will be provided. There is no age limit and each band/artist will have 20 minutes to set up, perform, and break down. For more information or to sign up, contact HMF 828-308-5659 or contact@hickorymusicfactory.com

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Oct
26
Sat
HMF Open Mic Night @ Hickory Music Factory
Oct 26 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

All ages, open to the public. Everyone is welcome to sign up and play or just come and listen. First come first serve.

Nov
30
Sat
HMF Open Mic Night @ Hickory Music Factory
Nov 30 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

All ages, open to the public. Everyone is welcome to sign up and play or just come and listen. First come first serve.

Dec
7
Sat
Community Music Lessons @ Hickory Music Factory
Dec 7 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

The Hickory Music Factory in partnership with the Hickory Parks and Recreation Department, will be offering free music lessons to Hickory City residents. Anyone ages 5 and up are welcome to sign up for a private 30 minute lesson. Please call for a list of instruments being taught. No skill is needed to participate.

If you would like to sign up for a lesson, PLEASE CALL Angela Smith 828-324-6990. There will be a $5 charge for non Hickory City residents.

 

Dec
15
Sun
Scholarship Applications Due @ Hickory Music Factory
Dec 15 @ 2:30 pm – 7:00 pm

The Hickory Music Factory (HMF) is now accepting scholarship and work study applications for music lessons. HMF offers a limited number of scholarships and work study programs to students ages 5-18 years of age. These are awarded on a quarterly basis. Applications need to be submitted on the dates listed above to be eligible for this scholarship/work study cycle. Financial need is assessed through written applications by the HMF board of directors. Funding for the scholarships are made possible through the Mark Weaver Scholarship Fund that helps provide lessons and programs to youth in the community who may not have the means to do so. To apply, please visit our “Scholarship” page on our website and download the application and mail to: Hickory Music Factory, PO Box 2712, Hickory, NC 28603

Dec
28
Sat
HMF Open Mic Night @ Hickory Music Factory
Dec 28 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

All ages, open to the public. Everyone is welcome to sign up and play or just come and listen. First come first serve.

Jan
25
Sat
HMF Open Mic Night @ Hickory Music Factory
Jan 25 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

All ages, open to the public. Everyone is welcome to sign up and play or just come and listen. First come first serve.

Feb
29
Sat
HMF Open Mic Night @ Hickory Music Factory
Feb 29 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

All ages, open to the public. Everyone is welcome to sign up and play or just come and listen. First come first serve.

Mar
15
Sun
Scholarship Applications Due @ Hickory Music Factory
Mar 15 @ 2:30 pm – 7:00 pm

The Hickory Music Factory (HMF) is now accepting scholarship and work study applications for music lessons. HMF offers a limited number of scholarships and work study programs to students ages 5-18 years of age. These are awarded on a quarterly basis. Applications need to be submitted on the dates listed above to be eligible for this scholarship/work study cycle. Financial need is assessed through written applications by the HMF board of directors. Funding for the scholarships are made possible through the Mark Weaver Scholarship Fund that helps provide lessons and programs to youth in the community who may not have the means to do so. To apply, please visit our “Scholarship” page on our website and download the application and mail to: Hickory Music Factory, PO Box 2712, Hickory, NC 28603

Mar
28
Sat
HMF Open Mic Night @ Hickory Music Factory
Mar 28 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

All ages, open to the public. Everyone is welcome to sign up and play or just come and listen. First come first serve.