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LGBTQ Business Directory

This directory lists businesses that proudly serve their Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgendered and Straight customers of the Catawba Valley Area of North Carolina.

Please submit your LBGTQ-friendly business by emailing

Include your address and we will send you a "We Welcome Everyone" decal.


Churches   |   Entertainment    |    Food & Drink    |    Health Beauty & Fitness 

Non-Profits    |    Professional Services    |    Retail



Abundant Grace Church

Our contemporary services are marked by a casual and friendly atmosphere, exciting praise and worship music, interesting and relevant preaching and most of all, the life-changing presence of God.


Christ's Church of the Foothills

All are welcome and we are LGBT friendly. We welcome and invite everyone to experience the exciting, all inclusive love of Christ's Church of the Foothills...a church without walls, where acceptance is the norm.


Exodus Missionary Outreach Church

Faith is more than what happens on Sunday mornings. It's a part of who we are, inside and out.

Unifour Christian Fellowship Church

We are more than an all inclusive church, we are God's church!

Unitarian Universalist Church of Catawba Valley

Without Walls Ministry

We like to think of ourselves as the church for those that don’t do church.

Club Cabaret

An all inclusive night club with the most popular current dance music, and the hits of the past 3 decades.


Club Rio and On the Low

Gay Bar, Dance Club, Drag Shows, Go-Gos, Live Entertainment

Food and Drink

Hatch sandwich bar

Unique sandwiches, salads, and sides in a fun, local environment.

Sweet Thing Bakery & Cafe

Specializing in Wedding, Anniversary and Specialty Cakes.

Taste Full Beans Coffeehouse

Taste Full Beans is a coffeehouse, cafe, and gallery committed to serving Hickory, NC with specialty coffee and teas, fresh food, and local art.

Health, Beauty & Fitness

Body Nurture Massage Therapy

Providing pain relief, relaxation, healing, and overall enhanced well-being to clients.

Brand New Day Counseling

This is where to go if you are having problems with depression, anger, anxiety, relationship issues, etc.


Gräfin Blau Spa & Salon

Relaxation and results!


LGBTQ friendly counseling practice


HIV prevention, testing and care - PrEP services



HIV/STI prevention, testing and care - PrEP services


Exodus Homes

Offering transitional and permanent supportive housing for homeless recovering addicts, alcoholics, and formerly incarcerated people returning to our community from treatment programs and prison.


Hickory Humanist Alliance

HHA is a non-profit, educational/activist/social organization providing a community for non-theists/non-believers in Catawba, and surrounding counties of North Carolina.

Professional Services

Allen W. Wood III Attorney at Law

A private attorney in Newton, NC with over 30 years experience practicing primarily in the areas of consumer and small business bankruptcy.

AVEX Building Solutions

Industrial & Commercial Cleaning

Big Bow Wow & Little Meow

Our highly qualified team of professionals provide premier companion care year round.

Computer Pro

Completely mobile, computer repair and networking company.

Exodus Works

A reliable and trustworthy mover.

Juliet Good State Farm Insurance

Offering insurance and financial services to the greater Hickory area in order to help better protect against the risks of everyday life.

My Life Designs

We will use every tool at our disposal to create a unique blend of your wishes and needs, and fill your room with great design.

Shofur Limo

Shofur has the largest selection of limos in Charlotte, NC.

King and Queen Consignment Shop

Catering to men's and women's plus sized needs.

Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams

Furniture Manufacturing

The Green Monkey

A unique gift shop offering an eclectic mix of jewelry, t-shirts, greeting cards, candles, & accessories that promote acceptance, tolerance, coexistence, peace and all families matter.


Food Drink
Health & Beauty
Professional Service
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