Greensboro Coliseum Guide

Greensboro Coliseum picThe Greensboro Coliseum Complex is in the heart of North Carolina.   The complex holds 8 venues that includes the Greensboro Coliseum Special events center, the Odeon Theater, the White Oak Amphitheatre, the Pavilion, the Greensboro Aquatic Center, the ACC Hall of Champions and The Terrace. It is the home of the ACC Men’s and Women’s Basketball Tournament.

The Greensboro Coliseum Complex
1921 West Lee Street
Greensboro, NC 27403
(336) 373-7400 – phone
(336) 373-2170 – fax

The mailing address is:
PO Box 5447
Greensboro, NC 27435

Directions

From Burlington

From the I-85/ I-40 split, take I-40 West 7.5 miles to the Freeman Mill Rd exit, 218-B. At the stop, turn left onto Coliseum Boulevard. The Coliseum will be one mile and on your left.  Turn onto Ellington Street and take a right into the main entrance.

From Charlotte

Take I-85 North. Take exit 120-A towards Greensboro to get onto I-85 Business North. Travel 2 miles and then take the Highway US 220 exit, 25-B.  Go 1.8 miles and turn left onto Coliseum Boulevard.  Go approximately one mile and the Coliseum Complex will be on your left.  Turn onto Ellington Street and take a right into the main entrance.

From Winston-Salem

Take I-40 East to the Patterson Street exit, 216.  Go 2.4 miles to the Coliseum. Parking will be on either side with the Coliseum Complex on your right.

From Asheboro

TAke Highway 220 North which will become Freeman Mill Road. After crossing I-85 Business, go 1.8 miles and take a left onto Coliseum Boulevard. Go 1 mile and the Complex will be on your left. Turn left onto Ellington Street and take a right into the main entrance.

From Virginia

Take Highway 220 South to Greensboro.  Once you get into the city, the road changes to Battleground Avenue.  After you cross over Cornwallis, keep right which becomes Westober Terrace.  Continue straight onto Westover Terrace which will become Aycock Street.  Travel 3 miles and turn right onto Lee Street. The Coliseum is one mile on your left.  Turn onto Coliseum Boulevard and follow sings for entrance.

Parking

Please see the maps below for parking access and parking lot information.  To make the maps bigger, simply click on them.

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Coliseum Map

Please see the map below for information on each of the Greensboro Coliseum’s venues.  To make the map bigger, simply click on it.

Greensboro Coliseum Map

Carolina style barbecue

Local Eateries

Come by and visit Stamey’s! We are right across from the Coliseum Complex on 2206 W. Gate City Blvd. (formerly High Point Rd.).  We offer the best authentic pit-cooked barbecue in North Carolina.   You can order chopped or sliced barbecue plates as well as all white meat chicken plates.  We also have sandwiches, brunswick stew, homemade cobbler, and a kid’s menu.  You can always expect service with a smile and a family atmosphere.  Come by and let us know how our barbecue compares to your hometown barbecue!

LOCATION:
2206 W. Gate City Blvd. (formerly High Point Rd.)
Greensboro, NC 27403
(336) 299-9888 – phone

HOURS:

Monday through Saturday – 10:00 AM to 9:00 PM

 

Local Shopping

Four season town centerVisit the Four Seasons Town Center, just a couple of miles up W. Gate City Blvd.  The three story mall offers stores for everyone.  On the third floor, you’ll find a food court with something to satisfy anyone in your group.

HOURS

Monday-Saturday: 10:00am-9:00pm
Sunday: 12:00pm-7:00pm

MALL LOCATION

Get Directions

410 Four Seasons Town Centre
Greensboro, North Carolina 27427
(336) 292-0171

Greensboro Visitor Information Center 

Located at the south end of the coliseum property at 2411 W. Gate City Blvd., Greensboro, 27403   (336) 274-2282

Free Visitor Information Seven Days A Week – The Greensboro Visitor Information Center is staffed seven days a week:

  • Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
  • Saturday, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
  • Sunday, 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

The Greensboro Visitor Information Center offers free guides and information on area attractions, accommodations, restaurants, golf and a wide variety of activities and special events.

Local Hotels

Please visit our Greensboro Hotel Page for information on local hotels in the Coliseum area.

 

Family Friendly Attractions

GREENSBORO Children's museumGreensboro Children’s Museum 

The Greensboro Children’s museum is a hands-on, interactive museum for children up to 10 years old and their families.  Kids will learn while they create, imagine and play in the educational school yard.  There are so many activities from shopping in the mart, playing dress-up, pretend playing at the doctor’s office, and even becoming a news anchor.

LOCATION:

220 North Church Street – across the street from the public library
Greensboro, NC 27401
336-574-2898
336-574-3810

HOURS:

Tues.-Thurs. & Sat, 9am-5pm; Fri., 9am-8pm; Sun., 1-5pm

ACC Hall of Champions

The Atlantic Coast Conference Hall of Champions opened back in March 2011 at the Greensboro Coliseum Complex, honoring the past and present ACC coaches and athletes. The interactive Hall includes game artifacts, and photographs of every athlete ever in the conference. From ACC Men’s and Women’s Basketball, ACC Baseball, to ACC Track & Field and beyond, the Hall of Champions entertains all types of sport fans and small to large groups.

acc hall of champions pic

LOCATION:

1921 W. Lee Street
Greensboro
336-315-8411 – phone
W. Gate City Blvd. area/near Coliseum

HOURS:

Thurs, Fri, Sat: 10am – 4pm
Sunday – Wednesday: Closed
Admission – $5 adults, $3 ages 2-12
Group Rate (parties of 4 or more) – $3 per person