Downtown Greensboro Inc. Blog


Downtown Decorative Crosswalk Work Upcoming

The City of Greensboro would like to announce an improvement project planned for recoating and repair of decorative pedestrian crosswalks along Elm Street. These improvements will include Street Stamping and Restriping at all crossings along Elm Street from Washington Street to Summit Avenue as well as the intersection of Davie Street and Friendly Ave.

Due to weather constraints, the project … Read More


Toward a More Walkable Triad


Around the country and the world, cities are changing to become more welcoming to pedestrians and cyclists. Join city planner and architectural designer Jeff Spec for this free half-day workshop to learn more about how to make the Triad’s cities and towns more walkable and bike-able. This session will focus on how to make places that provide … Read More


Pop! Downtown Greensboro launches this March with eight artists filling empty and idle storefront windows with site-specific art.

NEWS RELEASE Open Art Society

Primary Contact: Jessica Moore, 910-616-7697,

February 27, 2014

Area building and business owners are activating their storefront windows with original art installations through a project produced by Open Art Society in collaboration with Downtown Greensboro, Inc.  The artworks celebrate the blues, an iconic sound that took hold in the south and influenced music … Read More


The Biggest St. Patrick’s Day Celebration in Greensboro’s History

For Immediate Release

February 27, 2014

Media Contacts:  Allen McDavid, 336.707.9188,


Greensboro, NC – If you give him the chance, local promoter Allen McDavid will be more than happy to engage you in a conversation on Ireland, especially its history. He’ll go on about happenings from the 1600s as … Read More

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Pepsi to Sponsor Free ACC Tournament Fan Party in Downtown Greensboro

For Immediate Release

March 2, 2014

Media Contacts:  Allen McDavid, 336.707.9188,

Greensboro, NC – Adding to the many events being held for ACC basketball fans, Tournament sponsor Pepsi Cola is partnering with AKA Entertainment & Media to present a free 3-day party that features big screen basketball viewing, corn hole and live bands each … Read More

Morgan Stanley Wealth Management Announces The Scott | Wagner Group

GREENSBORO, NC – Morgan Stanley announces the formation of the Scott | Wagner Group, led by J. Scott, CFP, First Vice President/Senior Investment Management Consultant and Chris M. Wagner, Portfolio Manager and Financial Advisor in the firm’s Wealth Management office in Greensboro.

J., who has been with Morgan Stanley … Read More


It’s Right Here! Eleven Downtown Venues Stay Open for First Friday on March 7th to Showcase the Local Creative Community

Greensboro, N.C. – The public is invited to discover Downtown Greensboro and its creative community on Friday, March 7, 2014.   First Friday is a self-guided walking tour of Downtown Greensboro’s galleries, shops and alternative venues that participate with specially programmed arts events with extended hours (until 9:00pm) on the first Friday of every month. Look for green balloons outside of … Read More