The primary fund-raiser for the Catawba Valley Pottery and Antiques Festival, is the Friday night Preview Party. Held the Friday night before the main event, the Preview Party offers guests an early buying opportunity. Along with a preview of potters' wares, a Southern supper (buffet style) is served and music is provided by the Sigmon Stringers.
New to 2018! Preview Party ticket buyers will be entered in a drawing for $200 in gift certificates to be used at the festival. To be eligible, tickets must be purchased by the deadline. Winner will be announced at the 7 pm opening on Preview Party night.
Other ways to purchase Preview Party tickets: Download and print an order form, include a check or money order, and mail it to: CVPAF/Party P.O. Box 2583 Hickory, NC 28603, or call (828) 324-7294.
The Preview Party will be held at the Hickory Metro Convention Center Friday, March 23, 7:00pm to 10:00pm. (Southern Buffet 7-9PM). Tickets are $45.00 per person, and must be purchased in advance beginning December 1, 2017.
No tickets are sold at the door. The last day to purchase Preview Party tickets is March 16th; no exceptions, no refunds.