O.Henry Hotel

Fourth of July 2019 in Greensboro

Let us help you celebrate Independence Day at our hotels and restaurants.  We have a star-spangled week full of patriotic jazz concerts, al fresco dining, picnics and hotel specials!

July 4 Hotel Specials

Stay at O.Henry or Proximity Hotel during the week of July 4 (6/28/2019-7/9/2019) and receive 10% off our best rate plus a $20 restaurant voucher!

O.Henry Hotel

Jazz Night at O.Henry

Check in to an inviting guestroom at O.Henry Hotel, where you’ll experience custom-designed, finely crafted furnishings and AAA Four Diamond amenities. Enjoy dinner at Green Valley Grill and craft cocktails at our lively bar! The next day spend a lazy afternoon in our luxurious Social Lobby while being served afternoon tea by our attentive staff!

Proximity Hotel

Proximiyt Hotel social lobby

Stay in sustainable style at our employee-owned, LEED Platinum Proximity Hotel! Unwind in a modern, loft-like guestroom with warm surroundings including custom, locally fabricated furnishings, original art by our artist-in-residence and AAA Four Diamond luxury hotel amenities that include complimentary airport transportation! The next morning, enjoy a leisurely brunch at Print Works Bistro.

fun fourth happenings

Here’s our pick of fun things to do in Greensboro to celebrate our nation’s independence!

Mussels, Wine and Music

Mussels, Wine and Music

Wednesday, July 3 | 7 PM -10 PM | Print Works Bistro

Gather with friends at Print Works Bistro every Wednesday night with our “Mussels-Wine-Music” for $16, six wines from $10 to $15 a bottle and live acoustic music from 7–10 PM by Evan Olson and Jessica Mashburn of AM rOdeO. Fantastic covers and original live music. No cover charge! Learn more.


O.Henry cocktails & Jazz: Vaughn Penn

Thursday, July 4 | 6-9 PM | O.Henry Hotel

Artists Dave Fox (piano), Neill Clegg (saxophone, clarinet and flute) and Matt Kendrick (double bass) will be joined by guest vocalists, who cover the Great American Songbook, jazz classics including swing…and modal classics from the late ‘50s to early ‘60s, as well as Brazilian jazz from the early ‘60s. No cover charge! Learn More!

About The Artist: Vaughan has created her own unique sound of earthy-pop-rock music that combines meaningful songwriting with a powerfully melodic sound. With strong rhythmic textures and hints of Americana roots in the production, her songs have pure emotional honesty; both musically and lyrically.

pop up dance club

First Friday’s Pop Up Dance Club

Friday, July 5 | 10 PM -1 AM | Print Works Bistro

Every first Friday, shake your groove thing at Print Works Bistro’s Pop-Up Dance Party! DJ Jessica Mashburn will spin dance tunes from 10 PM – 1 AM, when we transform part of Print Works Bistro into a great dance room! No cover charge…can you dig it? Learn more.

Kevin Timmons

O.Henry Jazz Series: Kevin Timmons

Saturday, July 6 | 7-10 PM | O.Henry Hotel

Enjoy vintage craft cocktails and delightful tapas garnished with an eclectic array of jazz artists performing in the styles of contemporary jazz…with no cover charge! Learn More!

About The Artist: At the piano, Kevin is adept at many styles of music including jazz, classical, blues, rock, pop and free-form improvisation. He works prolifically as a freelance musician, has toured extensively around the United States, and worked with many local and national artists including six-time Grammy nominee Nnenna Freelon and comedienne Sandra Bernhard.

Independence Day dining


Green Valley Grill

Visit Green Valley Grill, adjacent to the O.Henry Hotel, and enjoy informally elegant fine dining and seasonal food using old-world European culinary sensibilities and Mediterranean flavors. GVG’s wine list receives the Wine Spectator Award of Excellence each year and features 75 wines by the glass.

Print Works Bistro al fresco dining

Print Works Bistro

Print Works Bistro, adjacent to Proximity Hotel, uses fresh local ingredients to create extraordinary flavors and creative comfort foods. Enjoy traditional and modern versions of classic dishes popular in European-French bistros for a pre-competition breakfast, lunch and dinner. The vibrant dining room has walls of windows overlooking the gardens, with outdoor dining on a lovely creekside terrace.

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