Greensboro coliseum sports and events

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.

Our nearby location and long list of amenities combine for a trip with lifetime memories. Book Online.

Concerts & Special Events

Barenaked Ladies – The Last Summer on Earth Tour 2023

July 1, 2023

Barenaked Ladies are bringing The Last Summer on Earth Tour 2023 to White Oak Amphitheatre with special guests Five For Fighting and Del Amitri!

The Chicks World Tour 2023 

July 30, 2023 

THE CHICKS are heading back out on the road and will be coming to Greensboro Coliseum on Sunday, July 30 with special guests WILD RIVERS!

The Chicks are Martie Maguire, Natalie Maines, and Emily Strayer. Superstars, renegades, innovators, heroes, villains, and moms, they have grown from a band into a cultural phenomenon. Since the release of their debut album, WIDE OPEN SPACES in 1998, The Chicks music has stirred emotions in fans around the world, making them one of the biggest and most influential bands of our time. Earning universal recognition as the biggest-selling U.S. female band of all time, The Chicks have sold more than 30.5 million albums and are among an elite group of artists and the only female group to achieve multiple “diamond” selling (ten million copies) releases. Counting 13 GRAMMY® Awards, six Billboard Music Awards, four American Music Awards, and numerous Country Music Association Awards among many other accolades, their last record-breaking studio album, TAKING THE LONG WAY (2006), won five GRAMMY® Awards including “Album of the Year,” “Record of the Year,” and “Song of the Year.” Their on-stage reputation has catapulted them to sell over $100 million worth of concert tickets, while outspoken songs like “Goodbye, Earl” and “Not Ready To Make Nice” make it clear that this power trio plays by their own rules. In November 2016, The Chicks performed “Daddy Lessons” alongside Beyoncé at the 50th Anniversary of the Country Music Association Awards and released a studio version of the track to digital outlets the following day. In 2019, The Chicks returned to the airwaves as a feature on Taylor Swift’s “Soon You’ll Get Better,” one of the leading tracks off Swift’s seventh studio album, LOVER. After 14 nearly years, The Chicks released their fifth studio album GASLIGHTER, on July 17, 2020.

Goo Goo Dolls with O.A.R The Big Night Out Tour

August 2, 2023 

Multi-platinum, four-time Grammy-nominated rock band the Goo Goo Dolls have unveiled 32 stops across the United States for their 2023 summer tour. The tour is billed as The Big Night Out Tour, and during their travels, the Goo Goo Dolls will be joined by the American rock band O.A.R.

The Doobie Brothers: 50th Anniversary Tour

September 7, 2023

The Doobie Brothers, an iconic American rock band, have been captivating audiences with their infectious blend of rock, R&B, and pop since the early 1970s. Founded by Tom Johnston and Patrick Simmons, the band achieved massive success with hits like “Listen to the Music,” “Long Train Runnin’,” and “China Grove.” Over the years, The Doobie Brothers have undergone lineup changes, but their soulful harmonies and dynamic performances have remained a trademark of their sound. In 2023, the band continues to captivate fans as they embark on a highly anticipated tour, celebrating their timeless music.

Alabama: Roll On 2 North America

November 11, 2023

Alabama is a legendary American country band formed in 1969 in Fort Payne, Alabama. Founded by Randy Owen and Teddy Gentry, they achieved immense success in the 1980s with 27 number one hits and multi-platinum albums. Known for their crossover appeal and dynamic live performances, Alabama is considered the most successful band in country music history, with over 75 million records sold. Inducted into the Musicians Hall of Fame and Museum in 2019, they continue to record and tour worldwide.

Anita Baker, The Songstress Tour

November 18, 2023

Eight-time Grammy Award-winning superstar Anita Baker, The Songstresshas announced a special run of live dates for 2023, including a Saturday, Nov. 18 date at Greensboro Coliseum.

The tour celebrates Baker’s 40 years as a music icon in the industry since the release of her debut album, The Songstress, was released in 1983. These dates mark the first time she has been on a full tour since 1995 and it is also the first time The Songstress will be performing her classic hits live since winning back the rights to her masters.

Baker, born in Toledo, OH, and raised in Detroit, MI, is one of the most popular singers of soulful ballads during the height of the quiet storm period in the 1980s. Starting her career in the late 1970s with the funk band Chapter 8, Baker released her first solo album, The Songstress, in 1983. In 1986, she rose to stardom following the release of her Platinum-selling second album, Rapture, which included the Grammy-winning single “Sweet Love.” Baker has won eight Grammy Awards and has four Platinum albums, along with two Gold albums. Baker is a contralto, with a vocal range that extends her register to at least three octaves.

Billy Strings

December 6, 2023

Billy Strings is a GRAMMY Award-winning singer, songwriter, and musician known for his compelling bluegrass and country sound. His albums Renewal and Me/And/Dad have received widespread acclaim, showcasing his talent and collaborative spirit. With appearances on popular shows and recognition from prestigious awards, Strings continues to captivate audiences with his exceptional artistry.

Lauren Daigle – The Kaleidoscope Tour

December 7, 2023

Lauren Daigle is a GRAMMY-winning artist known for her chart-topping hits and powerful vocals. Her debut album How Can It Be reached No. 1 on the Billboard Top Christian Albums chart, while her third studio album Look Up Child debuted at No. 3 on the Billboard 200 chart. Daigle’s single “You Say” broke records on the Billboard Hot Christian Songs chart and earned her two Grammy Awards, showcasing her immense talent and success in the music industry.

Basketball, Swimming, Soccer and More

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 Foundation: 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.



June 25- July 1, 2023 | Bryan Park |  Book A Room


July 11-16, 2023  | Bryan Park | Book A Room


July 17-23, 2022 | Greensboro Aquatic Center | Book A Room


February 8, 2024 | Greensboro Aquatic Center | Book A Room

 ACC Swimming & Diving Championships

February 13, 2024 | Greensboro Aquatic Center | Book A Room

NCAA DIII Swimming & Diving Championships

March 13, 2024 | Greensboro Aquatic Center | Book A Room

YMCA Short Course National Championships

April 1, 2024 | Greensboro Aquatic Center | Book A Room

Coliseum Venues

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 CenGreensboro Aquatics Centerter 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
(336) 373-7400
Visit Greensboro Coliseum to learn more.

Photos courtesy of Greensboro Convention & Visitors Bureau

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