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Learn in the Center of it All

posted on June 25, 2014 by C L

Are you looking to continue your education in Greensboro? You’re in luck! Greensboro, North Carolina offers 7 different higher education institutions. Bennett College (Private, All-Female) Elon University, School of Law  (Private) Greensboro College  (Independent) Guilford College  (Private) Guilford Technical Community College(Public) North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University(Public) University of North Carolina at Greensboro(Public) What…Read more

Explore in the Center of it All!

posted on April 11, 2014 by C L

What is one of the best ways to explore Greensboro? Take a tour! (or 2, or 3!) Some of Greensboro’s greatest locations offer rich historical information, breathtaking views, unique items and amusement for all ages! Need an idea of what to do during your stay? Consider some of our favorites listed below: African-American History &…Read more

Play Ball!

posted on April 3, 2014 by C L

It’s Opening Day! Have you and your family and friends “caught the bug” yet? The home opener for the Greensboro Grasshoppers is TONIGHT at 7pm! 2014 marks the Greensboro Grasshoppers’ 10th season! This year’s season will run from April 3 – September 1. Home games will be played at NewBridge Bank Park, located at 408…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

Here’s to Beer! (NC Beer Month 2014)

posted on March 14, 2014 by C L

North Carolina Beer Month is right around the corner! April is North Carolina Beer Month. There are over 15 events, and over 50 beer and beer-related venues offering various deals and specials over the course of the month. One of these events will be Hops Around Greensboro! To see what kinds of specials and offers…Read more

St. Patrick’s Day Festivities

posted on March 10, 2014 by C L

All Things Irish: Coming to a Farmers Market Near YOU! The Greensboro Farmers Market will be filled with Irish goodies THIS Saturday, March 15! From 9am-12noon Chef Brendan (of The Worx Restaurant) and other market vendors will be serving up freshly made Irish dishes for you and your family! Some of these delicacies include Irish…Read more

What’s Your Favorite Color?

posted on March 4, 2014 by C L

The Color Me Rad 5K is coming to Greensboro! Do you enjoy nice runs outside? Do you wear fun and bright colors when you exercise? What about colored powder? On April 19, runners will begin the route based on their wave time (9am, 9:15am, and 9:30am) and pass by 5 different color stations! Color Me…Read more

The Harlem Globetrotters!

posted on March 1, 2014 by C L

The Harlem Globetrotters are coming to town! The one-of-a-kind team has been performing in venues in different states and countries for their “Fans Rule” tour, some of which will be in North Carolina! Here is your North Carolina Performance line-up: March 2 – PNC Arena (Raleigh, NC – 3pm) March 20 – Crown Center (Fayetteville,…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