Downtown News

Staff seeking input on neighborhood map of Lenoir

Monday, September 24, 2018 The City of Lenoir’s Planning and Community Development Department is holding an open house Monday, Oct. 1, 2018, from 5:00 to 7:00 pm at Side Street Pour House in downtown Lenoir. The purpose is to get public input on the first draft of a Neighborhood Map of Lenoir. The Neighborhood Map [...]

By | 2018-09-24T13:50:35+00:00 September 24th, 2018|Downtown News, Recent Creations|0 Comments

Christmas Parade registration begins

For complete information visit: Mark your calendars for the annual City of Lenoir Christmas Parade Friday, Nov. 30, 2018, at 6:30 pm! Please take a moment to read these instructions to help make the parade a good experience for everyone. The theme this year is "Home Sweet Home for the Holidays ~ Celebrating the Sweetness of Coming [...]

By | 2018-09-20T16:28:23+00:00 September 20th, 2018|Downtown News, Recent Creations|0 Comments

Lights removed at North Main and Creekway Drive in Lenoir

Thursday, August 9, 2018 The City Public Works Department removed the flashing lights at the intersection of North Main Street and Creekway Drive yesterday, Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018. In May, the North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) switched the lights to flash only to prepare local drivers for the change. Crews will remove the traffic [...]

By | 2018-08-13T09:43:49+00:00 August 13th, 2018|Downtown News, Recent Creations|0 Comments

Leap over to the Don’t Worry Be HOPpy Blues Bash in Downtown Lenoir!

Friday, July 27, 2018 Leap over to Downtown Lenoir Friday, Aug. 3, 2018, and have a hoppin’ good time at the Don’t Worry Be HOPpy End Of Summer Blues Bash! There will be live music by The King Bees and The Alligators, frog races, longest leap contest, the Rockin’ Reptiles and Epic Amphibians Exhibit, barbeque, frog [...]

By | 2018-07-30T09:54:45+00:00 July 30th, 2018|Downtown News, Recent Creations|0 Comments

Life In The Carolinas highlights Downtown Lenoir

Wednesday, July 18, 2018 Carl White's Life in the Carolinas highlighted Downtown Lenoir Monday, July 16, 2018, in a video titled "Lenoir- A Creative, Historic Downtown." White interviewed Kyle Case, the City's Main Street Program Coordinator, about the the businesses and people bringing energy and investment into Downtown Lenoir. He talked with Charlie Frye about what [...]

By | 2018-07-19T09:14:53+00:00 July 19th, 2018|Downtown News, Recent Creations|0 Comments

Summer fun heating up in Lenoir!

Thursday, June 28, 2018 If you want to have some fun this summer, you can have it right here in Lenoir. Whether it’s concerts, movies, footraces, or fireworks, there’s something for everyone! Head downtown tomorrow, Friday, June 29, 2018, and check out Chad Triplett and Two Lane Blacktop on the downtown stage! This is the [...]

By | 2018-06-29T09:47:05+00:00 June 29th, 2018|Downtown News, Recent Creations|0 Comments

ENTER TODAY: Cornhole Tournament and Chicken Wing Cookoff

Join us in Downtown Lenoir on Friday, August 3rd and celebrate the end of Summer with our Don't Worry Be HOPPY Blues Bash! This event will feature an ACA regulation Cornhole Tournament & a Chicken Wing Competition. The Cornhole Tournament will feature a $500 PRIZE PURSE! It is only $25 to enter. To register, download [...]

By | 2018-07-25T13:44:31+00:00 June 20th, 2018|Downtown News, Recent Creations|0 Comments

NC Blackerry Festival – Map & Schedule | July 12-14, 2018

FULL SCHEDULE OF EVENTS THURSDAY, JULY 12TH, 2018 – “AN EVENING OF EVERYTHING BLACKBERRY” 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm | A ticketed event on Main St. in Lenoir featuring blackberry infused cuisine, drinks, music and dancing. FRIDAY, JULY 13TH, 2018 – “THE BLACKBERRY JAM” 5:00 p.m. – Vendors open for shopping 5:00 p.m. – Blackberry Beer Garden open 5:00 p.m. [...]

By | 2018-07-06T09:58:21+00:00 June 20th, 2018|Downtown News, Recent Creations|0 Comments

Lenoir receives $300K EPA grant, NC Opportunity Zones

Tuesday, May 29, 2018 The City of Lenoir recently received a $300,000 Brownfields grant and multiple NC Opportunity Zone designations, both of which could help promote redevelopment and economic growth in the city. The U. S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) awarded a $300,000 Brownfields grant to Lenoir in April. Brownfields grant funds will be used [...]

By | 2018-05-29T15:30:43+00:00 May 29th, 2018|Downtown News, Recent Creations|0 Comments