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Black Cultural Attractions in Greensboro

posted on June 15, 2020 by Amy Scott

Attractions  |  Arts  |  Statues & Sculptures  | Public MuralsAttractionsGreensboro, NC the home of the Civil Rights Sit-in, welcomes all! Celebrate black art, culture, and history in Greensboro.International Civil Rights Center and MuseumCelebrating 20 years of operations, in the former F.W. Woolworth, it’s home to the Sit-in movement in 1960. Address: 134 S Elm St,…Read more

Count on Me NC Greensboro NC

Count on Me NC

posted on June 5, 2020 by Amy Scott

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

Thank you 2019 volunteers

posted on October 31, 2019 by Amy Scott

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

Greensboro Science Center Record-Breaking Attendance in 2017

posted on February 22, 2018 by Amy Scott

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

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

Arena Football is back! Carolina Cobras

posted on January 8, 2018 by Amy Scott

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

Hometown Brand brings ‘Pop-Up’ Shop to Downtown

posted on December 4, 2017 by Amy Scott

Celebrating 70 years of denim making Wrangler® has opened a ‘Pop Up’ Shop in the heart of downtown Greensboro (314 S. Elm St. Greensboro, NC 27401) from December 1st to January 31st. Selling unique and custom items from special collaborations, small run capsules, western fashion, and classic Wrangler® Cowboy Cut®. This includes the company’s 70th…Read more

A Winter Wonderland Coming to Greensboro Science Center

posted on March 3, 2020 by Amy Scott

From the Greensboro Science Center– GREENSBORO, NC — The Greensboro Science Center (GSC) has finalized design plans for Winter Wonderlights, its brand new holiday light show experience. Uniquely-themed, immersive zones, designed by GES Events, the world leader in holiday experiences, will illuminate the GSC’s zoo for 42 nights in 2020. This new annual Greensboro tradition…Read more

Stay with us during Covid-19

posted on April 3, 2020 by Amy Scott

Hotels in Greensboro are ready to serve you.These are trying times, but our hotels are open for you if you need your space, traveling or needing a place to quarantine. Some are offering special rates and discounts to those in the community. Please call to confirm availability. — this post was updated on April 3,…Read more

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