Shop ’til you drop tour

In town for a wedding and need something to do? Or go ahead, treat yourself.  Make it a girls’ weekend or revel in a little well-deserved me time.

Friday

Lucky 32 Southern Kitchen in Greensboro, NC

3 PM – Old School & Vintage Stops

Greensboro has some wonderful vintage shopping gem’s you won’t want to miss. Here are some of our favorites: Nolilla Vintage and Design Archives, Adelaide’s Vintage Home & Garden, and the Red Collection (just around the corner from both Proximity and O.Henry)

7 PM – Dinner at Lucky 32

Lucky 32 Southern Kitchen features exceptional renderings of classic Southern dishes made with plenty of local ingredients. Learn more

Saturday

9 AM – Morning at the Markets 

Explore one or more of the many farmers markets in Greensboro, including the Greensboro Curb Market, The Corner Market and the Piedmont Triad Farmers Market!

12:30 PM – Lunch at Print Works Bistro 

Print Works Bistro features classical and modern versions of French bistro dishes created with locally sourced food. Relax a sun-filled dining room or dine outdoors on our creekside terrace. Learn More.

2 PM – Shops at the Friendly Center

Located directly across from O.Henry Hotel. Browse over 150 stores offered in this beautiful, open shopping village. Stores include Apple, Anthropologie, Lily Pulitzer, Williams-Sonoma and others. The Shops at Friendly Center also includes a movie theatre.  Learn More

6:30 PM  –  Live Jazz at O.Henry Hotel 

On select Saturdays you can enjoy vintage craft cocktails and delightful seasonal tapas along with an eclectic array of jazz artists performing in the varied styles of contemporary jazz. Afterward, enjoy a late dinner at Green Valley Grill. Select Saturdays from 6:30-9:30 PM. Learn More

Sunday

10 AM – Replacements, Ltd.

Replacements, Ltd. has the world’s largest selection of old & new dinnerware, including china,stoneware, crystal, glassware, silver, stainless, and collectibles. Their 500,000-square-foot facilities in Greensboro, NC house an incredible inventory of tableware patterns, some over 100 years old! Learn more

1 PM – Afternoon Tea in O.Henry Hotel’s Social Lobby

Taking tea in the O.Henry Hotel Social Lobby has become a local tradition. Hours: Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Noon—5 PM and Monday—Thursday, 2—5 PM. Reservations are recommended; please call Green Valley Grill at 336-854-2015. Don’t miss Australian-born Chef Leigh Hesling’s family recipe for traditional Lamingtons!

Other Must-Sees

State Street Station 

Stroll through a cordial, relaxed neighborhood of 35 unique shops, restaurants and boutiques housed in elegantly refurbished 1920’s vintage buildings.

Boutique Shops:
Monkee’s
Carolyn Todd’s
Miller Monogram & More
ME & E
South of 7th
Benjamin Craig Stationers
Main & Taylor Shoes
Bardy’s Jewelry
Fink’s Jewelry
Board Paradise

Loco for Coco
Randy McManus Designs, Inc.Board Paradise
Havanah Phil’s Cigars
Edward McKay Used Book Store
Printer’s Alley
Performance Bike’s
Cycles d’ Oro
New Garden Nursery

Antique and Consignment Stores:
The Red Collection
Caroline Faison Antiques