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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

Tours of Greensboro

posted on March 4, 2021 by Amy Scott

Take a Tour of Greensboro Explore Greensboro with a tour. These tours are a couple of hours and require scheduling in advance. They offer a perception of Greensboro that even locals may not know about.  Peddle, drink, eat, walk and learn all about the area. The tours are listed in alphabetical order. Click on the…Read more

Outdoor Dining in Greensboro

posted on July 15, 2020 by Amy Scott

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

Fine Dining in Greensboro

posted on June 9, 2021 by Amy Scott

Haute Cuisine Just For You. Some of our favorite places that are worth the splurge in Greensboro, NC. Located in a Hotel DiValletta Restaurant The AAA award-winning DiValletta Restaurant located at the Grandover Resort and Spa offers seasonal menus created by Executive Chef Richard Zinsera. Serving locally sourced ingredients, familiar entrees with a unique Southern…Read more

Massive Water Slide Makes a Splash in Greensboro

posted on May 11, 2016 by C L

Slide the City is starting their 2016 season strong when they come to Greensboro on Saturday May 21. With over 50 events already scheduled for this year, event organizers are excited to kick-off the season in North Carolina. Starting at 9 a.m., adventure-seekers can speed down McGee Street on the massive slide, stretching three football…Read more

Did you know?

posted on May 9, 2016 by C L

10 Things you probably didn’t know about Greensboro. The Barn Dinner Theatre is the oldest continuously running dinner theater in the United States.  It was opened in 1964 and is the last of the original Barn Dinner Theatres. While working in Greensboro, Lunsford /Richardson developed a number of home remedies under the name “Vicks,” including…Read more

Metro Madness

posted on February 29, 2016 by C L

In homage to college basketball craziness, we’ve created special brackets to let you select the most important of a great city – Greensboro, NC. Vote via the Metro Madness website, and you will be entered for a chance to win weekly prizes and the Grand Prize of an exciting three-day, two-night getaway to discover Greensboro,…Read more

Attention all Marathoners!

posted on September 21, 2015 by C L

Are you looking for your next marathon to compete in and don’t want to travel far and wide? The Greensboro Marathon is the only marathon in the triad and it (and a half marathon) will be taking place on October 17th, 2015 for the third year in a row. The race will take place all…Read more

Calling all Bluegrass Lovers

posted on August 10, 2015 by C L

Come out to celebrate bluegrass and country roots at the 2nd American Roots Bluegrass Festival August 28th-29th. This year, the festival will be held at The Groome Inn on Groometown Road here in Greensboro! Last year, the first ever American Roots Bluegrass Festival took place in Thomasville, NC. This year, the event is going to…Read more

SkyWild at the Greensboro Science Center

posted on June 29, 2015 by C L

When visiting a zoo, people often expect to see animals in exhibits, but at the Greensboro Science Center (GSC) it’s the visitors that will soon be on exhibit. Construction of SkyWild, the first aerial adventure park where zoo visitors can watch participants perform tasks that mimic animal behavior, is underway. Located among the trees in…Read more

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