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 and White Oak Amphitheatre.
Greensboro Coliseum and Special Events
Jason Isbell with special guest Josh Ritter
October 15, 2016
Kellogg’s Tour of Gymnastics Champions 2016
October 25, 2016
Three-time World all-around champion Simone Biles of Spring, Texas/World Champions Centre, 2012 Olympic team and all-around champion Gabby Douglas of Virginia Beach, Va./Buckeye Gymnastics, 2012 Olympic team and floor exercise champion Aly Raisman of Needham, Mass./Brestyan’s American Gymnastics, 2008 Olympic all-around champion Nastia Liukin, and 2012 Olympic team gold-medalist Jordyn Wieber headline the cast of the Tour.
The 2016 Kellogg’s Tour of Gymnastics Champions cast will also include members of the both 2012 and 2016 U.S. Olympic Gymnastics Teams.
Maxwell and Mary J. Blige
November 26, 2016
Tim McGraw and Faith Hill
Soul2Soul The World Tour 2017
October 14, 2017
The “Soul2Soul The World Tour 2017” elebrates the 10thanniversary of the record-breaking “Soul2Soul II” tour, the highest-grossing country music tour of all time, and the first time Faith Hill has toured since 2007. McGraw and Hill have been dominating the music charts since the early ‘90s. They began touring together in 2000 in their record-breaking “Soul2Soul” tour, becoming that year’s top grossing and most successful U.S. tour. Their success continued in 2006-2007 when “Soul2Soul II” returned to the road, which was the most attended tour of the year in any musical genre and remains the highest grossing multi-year North American tour in country music history.
Greensboro is a leading “Tournament Town” for sports events involving youth, collegiate, amateur and professional organizations. Greensboro hosts events like; Wyndham Championship, USA sports including USA Masters, Diving, Swimming and Rugby; PGA Golf; NCAA Championships including Men’s and Women’s basketball, swimming, diving, track, field, golf and more.
Greensboro Sports Commission: Greensboro has long been recognized as a place where athletes can bring their game and lay it all on the line for a chance to make dreams come alive. But what distinguishes Tournament Town the most as a championship destination is the extraordinary level of hospitality and genuine love of sports that permeates this Southern city. See the full event schedule of tournaments and sports events throughout Greensboro.
NC State GAC Invitational
November 17-19 | Greensboro Aquatic Center
NC State men’s swimming and diving program has risen to the No. 1 spot in the NCAA by topping the latest (Nov. 9) College Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) poll. The Wolfpack’s women’s swimming and diving team is currently ranked No. 6. Competing teams at the NC State GAC Invitational will also include Duke University (men & women), Marshall University (women), Notre Dame University (men & women), United States Air Force Academy (men) University of Miami (women), University of North Carolina (men & women), University of Tennessee (Men & Women) and West Virginia University (men & women).
State Games of North Carolina Championships
June 23, 2017 to Jul 02, 2017 | Various Locations
The Powerade State Games are North Carolina’s largest multi-sport festival and one of the largest State Games programs in the United States. The Powerade State Games are hosted by North Carolina Amateur Sports, a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization that has rich history of hosting sporting events dating all the way back to the Mid 80’s including the 1987 US Olympic Festival. The Powerade State Games of North Carolina combines athletic excellence with quality competition, while giving YOU a chance to win the Gold!
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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 threebbodies 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 Complex is located at:
1921 West Lee Street
Greensboro, NC 27403
Visit Greensboro Coliseum to learn more.
Photos courtesy of Greensboro Convention & Visitors Bureau