Downtown Greensboro Inc. Blog


5th Annual Raffle & Silent Auction at Jules Antiques & Fine Art

In appreciation of their consistent support of Downtown Greensboro merchants and events, join Jules Antiques & Fine Art on First Friday, November 7th  for the 5th Annual Raffle and Silent Auction.  Thousands of dollars of antiques, art, jewelry and gift certificates will be available. All proceeds benefit Downtown Greensboro Inc. and ArtsGreensboro.

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First ever shows at new Cone Denim Entertainment Center announced! Dave Chappelle and more coming.

Greensboro, NC (September 30, 2014) – The Greater Greensboro Entertainment Group (“GGEG”) proudly announces that a naming rights arrangement for the new House of  Blues Entertainment affiliated live performance center at 117 South Elm Street in Downtown Greensboro has been finalized. The name of the new state-of-the-art facility will be “The Cone Denim Entertainment Center”.

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Craft Brewery Turns to the Crown

GREENSBORO, NC, October 1, 2014 – North Carolina craft brewery startup Gibb’s HundredBrewing Company is turning to the crowd with a Kickstarter campaign to fund enhancements to their operation. The campaign is called The Community for Sour, Barrel Aged, & Cask Conditioned Beer at Gibb’s Hundred Brewing Company.   The company’s $15,000 crowdfunding goal will be used … Read More


Greensboro South End Rebirth

From ( A railroad track splits the North End of Downtown Greensboro from the South End. While the North End has boomed, the South End has been viewed as the “Other Side of the Tracks.” But that image is slowly changing as old buildings are repurposed and long-time businesses are joined by new upstart neighbors. … Read More


WFMY News 2 Winterfest Moves to Cultural Heart of Downtown Greensboro

Greensboro, NC – The WFMY News 2 Winterfest will begin its 5th season in the cultural heart of Downtown Greensboro on South Elm Street this winter beginning November 20, 2014 through January 31, 2015. With construction set to begin on LeBauer Park, the ice rink and slide festival will relocate to the Railyard at 106 Barnhardt St., two blocks South … Read More


Downtown Greensboro Incorporated (DGI) Announces Awards at 2013 – 2014 Annual Meeting


Greensboro, NC – Downtown Greensboro made its annual awards to area leaders during its recent Report to the Community which focuses on the period from July 1, 2013 to June 30, 2014.

Dawn Chaney of Chaney Properties, a developer and downtown property owner, was presented with the Ed Kitchen Leadership Award. Nick Piornack and Jim Budd with … Read More


Natty Greene’s 10-year Revolution Party