Arts, Culture, History, and more ... You've gotta love the 1924 Courthouse Square in Downtown Newton!

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Food And Drink

Whether you're looking for a quick bite, a family environment, or a few drinks, Downtown Newton has everything that you need. To learn more about each of our local establishments, click the links below!

3 Little Birds Corks & More Carpe Crustum Bakery Dixie’s Fish & Chicken Market Basket
B-52’s American Bar & Grill The Corner Table Geppeto’s Pizza and More Narrow Coffee & Nosh
Callahan’s Cafe Bevana Brewery H&W Drug Co. Novel Taproom
Captain Jack’s Brews N’ Cues Depot Deli Il Bambini Pizzeria The Hen & Egg

Professional Services
PARKS IN NEWTON Westside/Jaycee Park (ball fields, tennis courts, Basketball courts and picnic shelter)
East Newton Park (Central Athletic Complex with indoor basketball courts, Playground Equipment, Tennis Courts and Corn Hole courts)
North Side/Broyhill Park (Baseball fields, Tennis & Pickle Ball Courts, Playground Equipment)
Southside Park (Amphitheater, soccer goals for practice, gravel walking trail, Public rest rooms plenty of open space to play ball or fetch with a four-legged friend)
Jacobs Fork (bike and walking trails, Disc Golf, Lighted ball fields, Canoe Launch with plenty of parking)  

MUSEUMS AND OTHER THINGS TO DO IN NEWTONVisit the Catawba County History Museum, housed in the historical 1924 Catawba County Court House
Visit the Newton Depot, 
Visit Public Library, 
Visit the Old Post Office Play House for wonderful monthly performances from the community theater group
Visit a true Downtown Movie Theater, State Theater showing current feature films 
Music on Main is a monthly concert series in Downtown Newton check out the dates under Downtown Happenings

NEWTON TRAILSHeritage Trail Greenway
Jacob Fork Woodland Loop
Downtown Walking Trial
Historic Homes Trail 
Interesting Places
  • Abernethy Memorial United Methodist Church
  • Apostolic Tabernacle Church of the First Born
  • Beth Eden Lutheran Church
  • Calvary Baptist Church
  • City of Praise Church
  • Episcopal Church
  • First Baptist Church of Newton
  • First United Methodist Church
  • Newton First Pentecostal
  • New Vision Community Church
  • Recovery Church
  • St. Andrew’s Anglican Church
  • St. Paul United Methodist Church
  • St. John Holiness Church
  • St. Josephs Catholic Church
  • Supernatural Acts of God Worship Center
  • Trinity Baptist Church
  • Vertical Life Church
  • Zion Church