You can zoom in or out on the map above as needed to get a better view of street names & directions (or look at the drawn map below).


The Caldwell Arts Council is located at 601 College Avenue, SW (corner of Norwood Street/College Avenue, flagged above) in Lenoir NC.  


The TH Broyhill Walking Park (for Sculpture Celebration) is a very short distance away from the CAC, located at 945 Lakewood Circle SW (off Norwood Street) in Lenoir (also flagged on the map above). 


 Current Weather:



  • Comfort Inn, 970 Blowing Rock Blvd (Hwy. 321), Lenoir - 828-754-2090
  • Wiese Dorm on historic Patterson School campus in Happy Valley.  Ten miles north of Lenoir on Highway 268, off Hwy 321.  Bring your own bed and bath linens, and enjoy our hot showers! No pets. No smoking. Rooms have two twin beds, and are $50 / night… some on ground floor and some on second floor. To reserve, please contact Liza Plaster at or call 828 / 758-0906.
  • Days Inn, 206 Blowing Rock Blvd (Hwy. 321), Lenoir - 828-754-0731
  • American Motel, 350 Wilkesboro Blvd SW (Hwy. 18/64), Lenoir - 828-758-1200
  • Irish Rose B&B, 1344 NW Harper Ave., Lenoir - 828-754-9691
  • Free camping at Lenoir Aquatic & Fitness Center (1031 Jim Barger Dr NE, Lenoir - off Nuway Circle) with access to restrooms & showers (reserve through the Caldwell Arts Council, 828-754-2486)
  • Free private home housing (limited availability; reserve through the Caldwell Arts Council, 828-754-2486)
  • Several AirBnB options available at (our zip code is 28645)