Welcome to the City of Newton, NC
The City of Newton is the County Seat of Catawba County, positioned in the triangle formed by Asheville, Winston-Salem, and Charlotte. The gently rolling terrain blends into the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains offering residents and visitors an abundance of scenic attractions, a wealth of recreational options, and a temperate climate with four seasons that are as distinct as they are mild.
Recent News & Events...
Luminary Project kicks off November 30thSunday, November 30 marks the beginning of the Newton Appearance Commission's "A Time to Remember" luminary project.
Senior Citizens Christmas Dance to be held Thursday, December 4thThe Newton Recreation Department is sponsoring its annual Senior Citizens Christmas Dance for those age 55 and older on Thursday, December 4, 2014 from 7:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. on the lower level of the Newton Recreation Department. Music will be provided by "Billy Rose," a variety band with more than 25 years of experience.
Light Up the Town CelebrationThe holidays are almost here, and residents should make plans now to attend the City of Newton's annual "Light Up the Town" celebration from 5 to 8 p.m. November 30 on the 1924 Courthouse Square in downtown Newton.
Newton Rec sponsoring canned food driveThe Newton Parks and Recreation Department will sponsor a canned food drive to benefit the Eastern Catawba Cooperative Christian Ministry (ECCCM) Hunger Prevention Program. The campaign will run from Nov. 3 to Dec. 21.