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An attraction for all history buffs.

posted on June 6, 2014 by C L

If you travel just outside Greensboro into Jamestown, North Carolina you will find a unique and very rewarding piece of history.  Mendenhall Plantation features an 1811 house and fine old bank bar along with a cluster of outbuildings, a tanning table and multiple historic wagons.  These buildings were built by Richard Mendenhall, a well known…Read more

It’s officially been one month!

posted on June 3, 2014 by C L

It’s been a full month since we moved into our new location.  If you haven’t heard or don’t remember, we have relocated to a renovated, state of the art facility just down High Point Rd from our previous location.  We are now located right next to the Greensboro Coliseum, Aquatic Center, and the ACC Hall…Read more

Greensboro Celebrates National Travel and Tourism Week

posted on April 29, 2014 by C L

National Travel and Tourism Week (NTTW), May 3-11, is spreading the joys, and positivity of traveling, and Greensboro will definitely be celebrating! Each year, events are presented in cities, states, and travel business nationwide to show the benefits and the power of travel. The theme of this year’s NTTW is Travel Effect, which aligns with…Read more

GREENSBORO RANKED FIFTH IN THE NATION AS “GREENEST” CITY

posted on April 24, 2014 by C L

More than half of the world’s population currently lives in cities, and as this urban population continues to grow, so does the footprint it leaves on our environment. To find the places with minimal environmental footprints, consumer advocacy site NerdWallet determined the greenest cities in America. Greensboro is the fifth greenest city in the nation.…Read more

Greensboro Dining Options are Bigger and Better Than Ever

posted on April 16, 2014 by C L

Visitors and residents of Greensboro and the surrounding triad sure have a wide variety of new and delicious dining options to choose from. Several restaurants have recently moved into downtown Greensboro, are gaining in popularity, and are bringing new cuisine for foodies and families alike to enjoy. Now that good weather is here to stay,…Read more

Greensboro Area Convention & Visitors Bureau

Greensboro Memories

posted on March 27, 2014 by C L

We’re Moving! The Greensboro Area Convention and Visitors Bureau is moving! As of May 1, 2014, the new address will be 2411 High Point Road, Greensboro, NC 27403. Across the street from the Greensboro Coliseum and the Greensboro Aquatic Center, the Greensboro CVB will be amidst all of the action! In preparation for the big…Read more

The Intern Experience

posted on February 19, 2014 by C L

Have you met our Spring 2014 interns? This Spring the Marketing department of the Greensboro Convention & Visitors Bureau has 3 interns from High Point University. The senior and two juniors hope to work in communications/marketing or event planning after graduation. HPU recently published a media release on the three young ladies on the University’s…Read more

Why Visit Greensboro?

posted on February 3, 2014 by C L

Welcome to Greensboro! A city rich in history, culture, arts, and entertainment nestled in the center of North Carolina and the Eastern Seaboard. Often called “Tournament Town”, Greensboro is host to a variety of sporting events each year including those held by the Atlantic Coast Conference and the National Collegiate Athletics Association. Greensboro’s geographic location…Read more

Things To Do Now

posted on February 19, 2020 by Tamara Melvin

Greensboro has it all!Stay busy this Coronavirus Summer: Isolation doesn’t have to mean “indoors.” Almost all parks are accessible now, due to Phase 2 Reopening Plan in NC. Here is a list of things to do at local parks to get you out of your house and still at a safe distance from other people.…Read more

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