Greensboro Coliseum & Aquatic Center
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January 5 in Greensboro
The Proximity Hotel is a four-diamond luxury hotel just three miles from the Coliseum. We have some Loft King Rooms available on January 5 and includes many other amenities. Make a reservation now!
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For more information about tickets, seating and parking, go to the Greensboro Coliseum website.
Proximity Hotel is just three miles from the Greensboro Coliseum and Special Events Center. In addition to the many world-class concerts and sporting events, the complex includes the Greensboro Aquatic Center, the ACC Hall of Champions, White Oak Amphitheatre and the Triad Best of Broadway series.
Why Stay at Proximity?
Our nearby location and long list of amenities combine for a trip with lifetime memories. Enjoy dinner at Print Works Bistro before a concert and unwind with drinks in the bar afterwards. For many events, we offer chauffeured transportation.
More about the Coliseum
The Greensboro Coliseum hosts more than 850 events a year, including athletic events, cultural arts, concerts, theater, educational activities, fairs, exhibits, conventions, convocations and trade and consumer shows. Our guests especially loves ACC basketball tournament time in the 23,500-seat Greensboro Coliseum (the largest single-seat arena in the nation). Enjoy the Greensboro Symphony and Broadway Series in the 2,400-seat War Memorial Auditorium. And a big variety of events are held in huge Special Events Center.
ACC Hall of Champions showcases ACC history through interactive displays, unique institutional exhibits and multi-purpose program space. Highlights include a four-foot, 360-degree, state-of-the-art video globe with a unique, multi-media display of conference highlights, life-size ACC school mascot exhibits that have been a huge hit with younger visitors and an interactive exhibit that lets fans face off in a head-to-head challenge to test their knowledge of ACC sports trivia.
Greensboro Aquatic Center is a world-class, state-of-the-art facility with three bodies of water and a seating capacity of 2,500. The GAC brings together all major aquatic sports – competitive swimming and diving, water polo, synchronized swimming and other unique sports - all in one venue.
White Oak Amphitheatre is an outdoor venue with a seating capacity of over 7,600, including more than 2,000 reserved seats. White Oak Amphitheatre hosts a diverse selection of community programs, music, arts and crafts and festival type events.
The Greensboro Coliseum has more than 6,000 on-site parking spaces. Be sure to arrive early for parking since there may be multiple events at one time. Parking fees range from $4-$20, depending on the event. Cash only! Friendly parking attendants get you in and out fast. And they even have a service vehicle that provides tire changing, tire inflation, jump starts and vehicle location services during major event hours.
The Greensboro Coliseum Complex is located at:
1921 West Lee Street
Greensboro, NC 27403
For more information, go to their Website.