Comic Book City, USA celebrates FCBD

posted on April 30, 2018 by Greensboro CVB

Free Comic Book Day, the highly anticipated annual event connecting comic book fans with independent and locally owned comic book stores, is Saturday, May 5th this year. What better way to enjoy the festivities than in the city that has been officially nicknamed by the Greensboro City Council, “Comic Book City, USA?” Be sure to get…Read more

Best Waffles in the Country

posted on April 20, 2018 by Greensboro CVB

Congratulations to Dame’s Chicken and Waffles! The restaurant was named one of the ‘Best Waffles in the Country’ by Food Network, writing: “Damien ‘Dame’ Moore and Randy Wadsworth may humbly use the tagline “Almost World Famous” to describe their fried chicken and waffles, but the crowd that gathers outside Dame’s three outposts proves that the…Read more

Watch as Greensboro Lights Up the Sky!

posted on November 28, 2017 by Greensboro CVB

Celebrate the festive season at the Festival of Lights in Downtown Greensboro! This Friday, December 1, from 6pm-9pm, watch the large tree in Center City Park light the night sky! The festival of lights has been a holiday tradition for over 25 years. In addition to the lighting of the tree, the festival also includes…Read more

Learn about the Greensboro Symphony!

posted on November 20, 2017 by Greensboro CVB

How much do you know about the historic Greensboro Symphony? The roots of the Greensboro Symphony Orchestra extend back to the 1920’s when a group of musicians at Woman’s College (now UNCG) banded together with one common goal: to great an Orchestra. The Orchestra was formally organized as a group in 1939, financially sustained by…Read more

A Merry Blandwood Christmas to you all!

posted on November 14, 2017 by Greensboro CVB

Already in the Christmas spirit? Begin your Holiday celebration at the Blandwood Mansion! Explore Blandwood to learn about evolving mid-nineteenth century holiday traditions. The mansion is fully decorated in local and period greenery, as if prepared for a grand Christmas Ball! The Early Victorian Period in Greensboro was one of growth and change, as new educational…Read more

There’s No Place Like Home!

posted on November 6, 2017 by Greensboro CVB

Join Dorothy for her 23rd annual Triad journey over the rainbow and down the Yellow Brick Road where she’ll meet munchkins, witches, a clever Scarecrow, a sentimental Tinman, a cowardly lion with great potential, and a wizard who’s not all he seems to be. Laugh with the Ozians, cower at the appearances of the Wicked Witch…Read more

Get ready for the Craftsmen’s Christmas Classic!

posted on November 3, 2017 by Greensboro CVB

The Craftsmen’s Classic is coming to town this Thanksgiving weekend! The Craftsmen’s Classic was founded 43 years ago by the Gilmore family of Greensboro, NC. Clyde Gilmore, a jewelry maker, wanted to create a “family” of artists and craftsmen, nationwide, that could stage indoor festivals showcasing their original works, and interact one-on-one with the public.…Read more

Super 32 Wrestling Competition Coming to Greensboro Coliseum

posted on October 24, 2017 by Greensboro CVB

Get ready for the most competitive pre-season high school wrestling tournament in the country! Super 32 Wrestling Challenge will be held in the Greensboro Coliseum this year! A large portion of the wrestlers that competed in the NCAA Tournament are expected at this years Super 32. Since its beginning in 2000, the Super 32 has…Read more

See what Greensboro has to offer this fall!

posted on October 10, 2017 by Greensboro CVB

From the dramatic leaf colors, to the perfectly crisp air, North Carolina is the place to be for the fall! And, in the center of it all, Greensboro has plenty of gardens, parks, fields, pumpkin patches, and corn mazes to make your fall season the best one yet! Looking for a local family farm to…Read more

Experience the haunts & thrills at the Woods of Terror

posted on October 2, 2017 by Greensboro CVB

Visit Greensboro’s scariest and most intense haunted attraction at your own risk!! If you like the thrill of being scared, the Woods of Terror is a must on your October checklist! The park offers multiple attractions; this year, it features a Monster Parade, an Arachnophobia Exhibit, The Third Dimension of Horror, The Blood House, Horror…Read more