New! Click here to download a map of Downtown Boone!

The 2015-2016 Facade Incentive Grant is now available.  Click here to download the application packet.

Attention Business and Property Owners! Free facade design assistance is available through 

the North Carolina Main St. Program.  Please call 828.268.6280 for more information.


The Town of Boone welcomes all for our annual 4th of July parade through downtown on King   St. Interested in participating? Click here for a registration form. The parade will begin at the Watauga Co. Social Services/Health Dept. complex off the Poplar Grove extension at 11 am.The parade will then travel east on King St. and conclude at the ASU Legends parking lot off Hardin St.

Join us at the Jones House Community Center at the conclusion of the parade for complementary cake and watermelon.   The  fun continues later that evening at Clawson-Burnley park off State Farm Rd. in Boone with music and  fireworks. Happy 4th of July from the Town of Boone! 




Check out the exciting and sure to be entertaining line-up for the 

2015 Summer Concert Series at the Jones House 

Click here for a downloadable poster. 






Hope everyone had a wonderful time during June's First Friday event.  The next Downtown Boone First Friday Art Crawl is Friday, July 3rd. We are in store for a terrific 4th of July weekend with First Friday and the annual downtown Boone 4th of July parade!  Below is a list of happenings this First Friday, July 3rd. 


Click here for a quick reference and FAQs about Downtown Boone's new parking management system

Early this spring, the Town of Boone and the IPS group installed new smart meters for all on-street parking in downtown Boone.  The Town of Boone and the IPS group will be installing new pay stations at the King and Depot street parking lots in June 2015.  Thank you for your patience as downtown Boone transitions into this new parking management system.  For more information about the new smart meters please visit or click here.   

If you have questions about a citation please click here to be directed to  If you would like to appeal your citation please write your appeal and deliver or mail it to Boone Town Hall - McLaurin Parking 567 W. King St. Boone, NC 28607 or contact McLaurin Parking at 828.264.2645.   

Parking in downtown Boone is enforced Monday - Saturday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.  Parking is $1 per hour for up to two hours. Once your time has expired you may return to the meter and pay for more time.  Handicapped parking spaces do not have time limits.  If there are no handicapped spaces available you may park at any available and convenient parking space as long as your handicapped plaque is visible.      

The Town of Boone and the IPS Group have now installed pay stations at the King and Depot street parking lots. The King and Depot street parking lots will provide a multi-hour parking options for visitors to downtown who wish to stay longer than two hours.  Parking in these lots is a $1 an hour, and visitors can pay for up to 9 hours of parking.  Enforcement in the King and Depot street lots is also Monday - Saturday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.  The Town of Boone will install signage to assist with directing visitors to these multi-hour parking options.  The current Queen St. meters will continue to be $.50 per hour for up to three hours.   

Please contact Virginia Falck at 828.268.6280 if you have any further questions or concerns. 

Thank you for visiting downtown Boone.