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Black Cultural Attractions in Greensboro

posted on June 15, 2020 by Paislee

**Note that at time of publication COVID-19 is still affecting operations of businesses, please review and plan ahead as hours can change.*** Greensboro, NC the home of the Civil Rights Sit-in, welcomes all! Celebrate black art, culture, and history in Greensboro. The International Civil Rights Center and Museum Gillespie Golf Course Charlotte Hawkins Memorial The…Read more

Thank you 2019 volunteers

posted on October 31, 2019 by Paislee

Thank you to all who attended the Annual Greensboro Convention and Visitors Bureau Volunteer Luncheon. The event thanks those who have volunteered in events throughout the year. Anyone can sign up to volunteer. If you are interested in volunteering, our upcoming opportunities include ACC Tournaments, NC Folk Festival, Wyndham Golf Championship, and NCAA Basketball Tournament.…Read more

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Nicknames of Greensboro

posted on January 6, 2020 by Paislee

By 1890, Greensboro became a railroad transportation center, a gateway to the West and the South. Today you can get to and from Greensboro by planes, trains and automobiles.   This comes from the many sports tournaments the city hosts. In 2020 Greensboro will host the 2020 Toyota US Figure Skating Championship,  Men’s and Women’s ACC…Read more

Local Scoop: Greensboro Ice Cream

posted on July 7, 2020 by Paislee

**Note that at time of publication COVID-19 is still affecting operations of businesses, please review and plan ahead as hours can change.*** We Scream for Ice Cream 🍦🍦July is National Ice Cream Month. Take a bite one of Greensboro’s many delicious, locally-owned ice cream shops. 🍦🍦 YUM YUM Better Ice Cream and Hotdogs Serving Greensboro…Read more

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Count on Me NC

posted on June 5, 2020 by Paislee

Seafood Destiny Holiday Inn Express and Suites Burger Warfare Grandover Resort Boxcar Arcade + Bar Pho Hien Vuong Restaurant Hilton Garden Inn and SuitesGreensboro Convention and Visitors Bureau is committed to doing our part in preventing the spread of Covid-19 by joining Count on Me NC the program curated by the North Carolina Restaurant and…Read more

Outdoor Dining in Greensboro

posted on July 15, 2020 by Paislee

Fresh Air in Greensboro Al Fresco dining is the safest way to enjoy a night out during this Coronavirus Summer. Now that we have entered Phase 2 of NC’s Reopening Plan, more restaurants than ever offer dining areas under the open sky! **Note that at time of publication COVID-19 is still affecting operations of businesses,…Read more

Thank you Greensboro

posted on April 7, 2020 by Paislee

Corona sucks. There’s no way around it–and that’s putting it nicely, but Greensboro isn’t going to just sit around doing nothing. Here are our great local businesses doing their part during this pandemic. Whether you are here now or wanting to visit us later. They are worth a mention as we continue to social distance. …Read more

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Say Goodbye to Summer at the Bog Garden

posted on August 27, 2018 by Colleen FitzGerald

Someone went through the effort of making this, so I went through the effort of photographing it. Summers in North Carolina are known for their heat and humidity. So, I figure the best way to spend one of the last weekends of the season is in a bog. Not just any bog, but the Bog…Read more

20+ Black Owned Dining Options in Greensboro

posted on June 15, 2020 by Paislee

**Note that at time of publication COVID-19 is still affecting operations of businesses, please review and plan ahead as hours can change.*** We are welcoming to all. Greensboro, NC is rich in flavor, boasting over 20 black owned dining options. Take a bite and check them out. View this post on Instagram A post shared…Read more

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Offbleat: Goats in Greensboro

posted on September 25, 2018 by Colleen FitzGerald

If you’ve been to Greensboro, you may have noticed the goat presence. No, not feral flocks of goats roaming the streets, just a decent amount of goat-related attractions and activities. Is it a lot? I’m honestly not sure. I’m not dedicated enough to conduct an audit of various cities to count the number of places…Read more

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