With majestic mountains on the west and Lake Norman on the east, Lincoln County offers recreational opportunities to satisfy everyone's ambitions. Every change in the season brings a bounty of new activities. Tap your feet and clap your hands at the Alive After Five concert series in summer. Take it easy at the annual Apple Festival in fall. Celebrate the holidays at our Christmas Parade and take a Carriage Ride in winter. There is plenty to keep you busy in Lincolnton.
But recreational fun isn't limited to scheduled events. Our classic downtown is a top destination for pottery and antique browsers. Come rediscover artifacts from your childhood or find that perfect gift in one of our specialty shops. Unique shopping experiences are always just around the corner in Lincolnton.
Come discover Lincolnton for yourself! Just minutes from I-40 and I-85 in the heart of the North Carolina Piedmont, Lincolnton is ideally located for day trips to Hickory, for furniture shopping; to Charlotte for professional athletics and world class cultural activities; and to Gastonia for nightly fish frys at a variety of unique fish camps. Folks with quieter tastes find Lincolnton to be an excellent place to stay. For more information, contact the Lincolnton Visitor Center at (704) 735-3096 or the City of Lincolnton (704) 736-8915.