Greensboro Things To Do

Our “Friendly Neighborhood” is a pretty cool place so we cooked up our top self-guided tours when staying with us. Explore local food and drink, fascinating history, world-class art, and peaceful parks. Below you’ll find lots of things to do.

Carolina Theater in Greensboro, NC

MUSIC | THEATRE | DANCE

Attend professional theatre and enjoy a variety of music concerts and festivals.

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Green Valley Grill at O.Henry Hotel In Greensboro NC

dINING

Enjoy Green Valley Grill adjacent to O.Henry or our nearby sister restaurants, Print Works Bistro and Lucky 32 Southern Kitchen.

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Friendly Center Shopping near Proximity Hotel

shopping

Go across the street to 125+ shops at Friendly Center.  Shop and tour the world’s largest retailer of china, crystal, flatware and collectibles at Replacements, Ltd or go to the many locally owned boutiques and shops.

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Gardens in Greensboro

Recreation

Stroll through some of the best city gardens in the Southeast, bike the nearby Greenway or biking routes, or experience our well-maintained hiking and mountain bike trails, lake and parks.

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Greensboro Aquatics Center

Concerts | Sports

Greensboro hosts world-class concerts and sporting events at the Greensboro Coliseum Complex, Aquatic center and other city-wide venues.

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International Civil Rights Center & Museum

Museums | History | ART

Tour one of our many museums and learn about Civil Rights to modern science.

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Lebauer Park in downtown Greensboro, NC

DOWNTOWN

Experience the revival of downtown Greensboro (three miles away) with a variety of shops, galleries, museums, and parks.

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Cocktails and Jazz at O.Henry Hotel in Greensboro, NC

NIGHTLIFE

Enjoy live music, food, and fun.

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North Carolina Zoo Elephants

Day Trips

There are great sites to see in and just out of Greensboro. Day trip to Seagrove, Old Salem, Durham and more.

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Vineyards in North Carolina

Wineries | Breweries

Tour wineries and local breweries and pubs using O.Henry as your base.

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Chef Leigh Hesling at Piedmont Triad Farmers Market

farmers markets

Shop for fresh fruits and vegetables at these local Farmers Markets.

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Wake Forest University

Colleges and Universities

O.Henry Hotel is centrally located near some of the best colleges and universities in North Carolina.

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