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Entertainment & Events in Greensboro, North Carolina

Special Events

  • Reenactment of the Battle of Guilford Courthouse
    Tannenbaum Historic Park
    336-545-5343
    This spectacular event is held every March in association with the Guilford Courthouse National Military Park. On the weekend closest to the March 15, 1781, the anniversary date, hundreds of reenactors portray British and American soldiers who fought in the American Revolution. more

  • Greensboro Coliseum Complex
    1921 West Lee Street
    Greensboro, NC 27405
    336-373-7474
    "One of the largest and most diversified entertainment, civic, and sports facilities in the Southeast," this complex features a wide variety of events throughout the year including college and amateur sports, trade and consumer shows, arts and entertainment events, concerts, and family shows. more

  • National Work at Home Mom & Family Expo
    1921 West Lee Street
    Greensboro, NC 27403
    Greensboro Coliseum
    800-382-0859 ext. 1164
    The National Work at Home Mom Association presents National Work at Home Mom & Family Expo. America's finest work at home moms come out to share their ideas, products and services. You don't have to be a mom to participate in this expo if you offer a career opportunity. If you represent a direct sales company or have a product that appeals to moms everywhere please attend. more

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Concerts & Performances

  • Greensboro Ballet
    200 North Davie Street, Box 12
    Greensboro, NC 27401
    336-333-7480
    Performances given by this professional ballet company include fairy tale classics, exciting contemporary works, comedic ballets, and the holiday favorite, "The Nutcracker." more

  • Greensboro Symphony Orchestra
    200 North Davies Street, Suite 328
    Greensboro, NC 27405
    336-335-5456
    Hear masterworks and pops concerts featuring guest artists from around the world presented by this symphony orchestra that also offers an array of educational programs. more

Plays & Productions

  • Barn Dinner Theatre
    120 Stage Coach Trail
    Greensboro, NC 27405
    336-292-2211
    The oldest dinner theatre in continuous operation in the United States, this entertaining theatre allows visitors to enjoy a popular Broadway style play, such as musicals, comedies, and mysteries, after sampling a wonderful traditional buffet. more

  • Broach Theatre, The
    520 South Elm Street
    Greensboro, NC 27406
    Old Greensborough Historic District
    336-378-9300
    Originally built in 1927 by the Salvation Army, this building now hosts a professional theater company that features seven mainstage adult plays from February to December, as well as ten children's plays from September to May. more

  • Carolina Theatre
    310 South Greene Street
    Greensboro, NC 27405
    336-333-2600
    First opened in 1927, this wonderfully restored vaudeville theater serves as one of Greensboro's principle performing arts centers that showcases a variety of theatrical productions, dances, concerts, and films. more

  • Community Theatre of Greensboro
    Greensboro Cultural Center
    336-333-7470
    Celebrating 50 years of presenting outstanding Broadway plays and musicals, this community theatre offers exciting theatrical seasons filled with smash musicals, hilarious comedies, and classic dramas. more

  • Greensboro Opera Company
    Greensboro Coliseum
    336-273-9472
    Dedicated to presenting the finest in operas to the Greensboro area, this opera company presents terrific opera classics plus offers a summer opera camp and seminars for those with an interest in opera.  more

  • Livestock Players Musical Theatre
    200 North Davies Street
    Greensboro, NC 27405
    Weaver Educational Center
    336-373-2974
    Performing shows at the Carolina Theatre, this volunteer theatre company is made up of local performers, musicians, and technicians that have been providing the best in live musical and children's theater for over 25 years. more

  • Triad Stage
    232 South Elm Street
    Greensboro, NC 27401
    336-274-0067
    Considered one of the best regional theatres in the United States, Triad Stage presents classic, contemporary, and new theatrical pieces. more

  • Fly-By-Night Theatre Company
    Various Venues
    Greensboro, NC 27401
    Greensboro's home for new & challenging works in theatre, film, and dance. It is a new platform for local actors, directors, playwrights, and other theatre folk to practice their art. If you love theatre, and want to explore the talent that Greensboro has to offer, they invite you to suspend your disbelief with us. more

Festivals & Fairs

  • African-American Arts Festival
    Located at Various Locations in Greensboro
    336-333-6885
    This annual festival is held on various days January through May and features a series of programs for all ages that highlight the artistic achievements and contributions to American culture by African-Americans. Highlights include programs in theater, visual arts, dance, and music education.

  • CityStage
    Located in Downtown Greensboro
    336-373-7523
    The streets of downtown Greensboro come alive during this traditional weekend street festival that celebrates the visual and performing arts.

Sporting Events

  • Carolina Dynamo Professional Soccer
    6275 Bryan Park Road
    Greensboro, NC 27405
    Bryan Park's Macpherson Stadium
    336-316-1266
    Enjoy highly entertaining soccer games by this A-League, two-time National Champions team that provides family-oriented fun for all ages from May through August. more

  • Greensboro Grasshoppers Baseball
    408 Bellemeade Street
    Greensboro, NC 27401
    Located at First Horizon Park
    336-268-BALL
    A Class "A" farm club of the Florida Marlins, the Greensboro Grasshoppers Baseball team plays from April through September each year. The state's largest outdoor sports bar, The Grand Stand, can be enjoyed here. more

  • Greensboro Generals Ice Hockey
    1921 West Lee Street
    Greensboro, NC 27405
    Located at the Greensboro Coliseum Complex
    336-218-5428
    A professional team in the East Coast Hockey League, this league plays 26 hard-hitting and exciting home games during their season from October to March. more

  • Greensboro Prowlers Arena Football
    1921 West Lee Street
    Greensboro, NC 27405
    Located at the Greensboro Coliseum Complex
    336-218-5428
    A member of the Arena 2 Football Professional League, this professional team plays eight home games during their season from April to July.  more

  • Piedmont Dragway
    6750 Holt's Store Road
    Greensboro, NC 27283
    Julian
    336-449-7411
    Smell the scorched rubber and hear the roar of a high performance engine at this popular drag strip that offers racing excitement from March through December. more

  

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