Things To Do Now

posted on February 19, 2020 by C L

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.


Canoe or Kayak at Lake Brandt 

Sometimes the trail can be quite busy, so we recommend taking to the water for some much-needed tranquility. Canoes and kayaks are available for rental daily.

Lake Brandt

Have a picnic at BurMil Park 

You won’t have trouble finding a shady spot of lawn to roll out a blanket and enjoy lunch with friends. If picnics aren’t your cup of tea, there are a million other things to do at this park!


Scavenger hunt at Greensboro Arboretum

A fun activity to do with kids: create a Scavenger Hunt and set off for the Arboretum! Will you find something red? What about a bug that flies? You’ll only know if you try!


Afternoon Tea at O.Henry Hotel

O.HENRY TEA Taking tea in O.Henry’s Social Lobby has become a Greensboro tradition. Savor housemade afternoon tea treats including traditional scones, savory finger sandwiches and sweet treats. ...

The Bryan Series: Ronan Farrow

Ronan Farrow is coming to the  Tanger Center on April 4, 2023.  The show begins at 7:30 pm. At a time of news media skepticism, Ronan Farrow has defined himself as a Pulitzer-winning investigativ...

Earth Day at the Curb

Mark your calendars! Earth Day is Saturday April 22! In partnership with the City of Greensboro, the Greensboro Farmers Curb Market will be hosting an event for all ages to celebrate sustainability...

Wyndham Championship

Contested annually on the Donald Ross-designed course at Sedgefield Country Club in Greensboro, N.C., the Wyndham Championship was founded in 1938 and is the seventh-oldest event on the PGA TOUR ex...

NC Folk Festival

North Carolina Folk Festival Package September 8-10, 2023 Downtown Greensboro “The North Carolina Folk Festival (est. 2018) is dedicated to honoring, celebrating, and sharing the meaningful ways ...