Greensboro is embarking on an important initiative to better understand and improve our image and competitiveness. The Greensboro Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) has partnered with Development Counsellors International (DCI), a specialized place-marketing agency, and Boulton Creative, to develop a new brand and marketing strategy to represent our community’s identity and to attract jobs and…Read more
The Greensboro Science Center (GSC) experienced record-breaking attendance in 2017 with 434,718 guests choosing to either experience the GSC’s one-of-a-kind science attraction featuring an aquarium, museum, zoo, and treetop adventure park, or attend one of its special events. CEO Glenn Dobrogosz says, “The last time we broke all attendance records was after we opened the…Read more
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
Grab your jig shoes and mark your calendars April 14 – 21, 2019 as Greensboro welcomes The World Championships in Irish Dancing at the Koury Convention Center. After making the short list Greensboro was among three cities asked to present in Dublin, Ireland to the Irish Dancing Commission. Representatives from the Greensboro Convention & Visitors…Read more
Get ready for Arena Football in Greensboro as Carolina Cobras kick off their inaugural season this year at the Greensboro Coliseum. Tickets and schedule are available now. The season home schedule includes: 4/7 Jacksonville Sharks 4/21 Massachusetts Pirates 5/5 Lehigh Valley Steel Hawks 5/19 Massachusetts Pirates 6/9 Jacksonville Sharks 6/23 Columbus Lions 7/14 Lehigh Valley Steel Hawks 8/4…Read more
Carolina Cobras are starting their inaugural season this year. The Cobras will join the Jacksonville (Fla.) Sharks, Columbus (Ohio) Lions, Lehigh Valley (Pa.) Steelhawks, Jersey Flight, Monterrey (Mexico) Steel and Massachusetts Pirates in the National Arena League. With season tickets starting at $99 this will be exciting to watch in the Greensboro Coliseum.
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Local Guildford County High Schools compete this Holiday Season from December 26 to December 28 at the Greensboro Coliseum Complex for the Annual HAECO Invitational. The tournament features 8 men’s and women’s basketball teams. While proceeds from the event supporting the schools participating and local charities. Starting in the 1970s when seven Greensboro Sports Council…Read more
Wrangler is owned by Greensboro-based VF Corp., has only two flagship stores dedicated to its brand. They are in Dallas and Denver. This is the first Wrangler store in Greensboro, NC.