Located in the center of the state and the center of the eastern seaboard, Greensboro, North Carolina is connected by three major interstates; Interstate 85, 40 and 73. Air travel is made possible by The Piedmont Triad International Airport and serviced by six major airlines. Greensboro is easily accessible for travel – whether business or pleasure. Greensboro is home to one of the Southeast’s largest convention centers, Koury Convention Center along with the 23,500-seat Greensboro Coliseum.
With over 86 area accommodations and nearly 16,000 hotel rooms, Greensboro can accommodate any size conference, tradeshow, meeting, wedding, reunion and sporting event.
Not only is Greensboro in the center of the state of North Carolina, but Greensboro is also the center of everything going on in North Carolina! Fun and exciting things are happening - A city of great nightlife, golf courses, festivals, world-class museums and outdoor recreation, including 90 miles of walking trails. Major attractions include the International Civil Rights Center & Museum, The Greensboro Historical Museum, Wet’n Wild Emerald Point Water Park, Greensboro Children’s Museum and Edible Schoolyard, Center City Park, Replacements, ltd., plus the Greensboro Science Center and their SciQuarium, the first LEED certified aquarium in the United States and Skywild, the first aerial adventure park where zoo visitors can watch participants perform tasks that mimic animal behavior.
Greensboro boasts 16 different styles of cuisine and is home to over 500 restaurants. From world-class haute Cuisine to down-home, tangy, pit-cooked barbecue, Greensboro’s selection of restaurants offers pleasures for every palate.
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2411 W. Gate City Blvd., Greensboro, NC 27403
Type of Destination Experience:
College Town, Historic
GSF Exhibit Space (Sheraton / Koury Convention Center): 250,000
Meeting Space, Square Feet (Sheraton / Koury Convention Center): 250,000
Largest Ballroom, Square Feet (Sheraton / Koury Convention Center): 40,000
Sleeping Rooms in largest hotel (Sheraton / Koury Convention Center): 985
Hotel adjacent to convention facility: Yes
Hotel rooms within one mile of convention center: 2,626
Piedmont Triad International Airport
Miles to downtown 7
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