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O.Henry 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.
Why Stay at O.Henry Hotel?
Our nearby location and long list of amenities combine for a trip with lifetime memories. Enjoy dinner at Green Valley Grill before a concert and unwind with drinks in the bar afterwards. Book Online.
Upcoming Special Concerts and Events
Justin Bieber | Purpose World Tour 2016
July 6, 2016
Greensboro has been named a stop on global superstar Justin Bieber's PURPOSE WORLD TOUR. The 58-date tour will travel through arenas across North America, including the Greensboro Coliseum on July 6. Justin last performed at the Coliseum in 2013 for his "Believe" tour.
O.Henry Hotel is a four-diamond luxury hotel just three miles from the Coliseum and we have rooms available July 6, 2016. Book our Best Rate online.
About Justin Bieber
Justin Bieber is a Canadian singer and songwriter known for chart-topping hits such as "Baby" and "As Long As You Love Me." He has won numerous fan-voted awards, including the American Music Award for Artist of the Year in 2010 and 2012. He was also listed by Forbes magazine among the top ten most powerful celebrities in the world in 2011, 2012 and 2013.
The hype around Bieber's new music continues with the smash successes of "Sorry" and "What Do You Mean?" which was crowned Justin's first #1 on Billboard's all-format airplay/sales/streaming-based Hot 100 the week of its release, selling over 335,000 units digitally in the United States that week. "What Do You Mean?" also went to #1 in Justin's native Canada, and became his first #1 UK national chart hit. The song, which hit #1 on iTunes within five minutes of its release, went on to easily break the Weekly Global Spotify streaming record with over 41 million streams.
Upcoming Tournaments in Greensboro
USSSA Baseball – Baseball Bash
Various Baseball Fields | Jun 11, 2016 – June 12, 2016
This is a United States Specialty Sports Association, (USSSA), Sanctioned State Qualifier, qualifying teams to the USSSA State Tournament. The primary focus of USSSA Baseball is the development of programs that allow teams of all skill levels to compete against one another. USSSA believes the overall development of all players can be enhanced by the experience and fun of national tournament play. Until now the majority of players were denied this opportunity because of their skill level. USSSA Baseball offers programs for four levels of play. Major and AAA programs are national programs that culminate in a World Series. The AA program is a regional program ran by the participating states that culminates at a National tournament. The A level is for recreational teams and is at a state level only.
2016 USA Masters Games
Greensboro Coliseum Complex and Other Venues
| July 22, 2016 – July 31, 2016
The inaugural USA Masters Games, to be held July 21 to July 31, 2016, in Greensboro, NC marks the launch of a new multi-sport event for competitive adult athletes. The USA Masters Games will provide both a “national-championships-level” competitive experience in each sport and a fun, entertaining environment conducive to meeting and socializing with fellow Masters athletes from across the U.S. and other countries of the world – a Sports Festival for Masters athletes.
Sedgefield Country Club
| August 18 – August 21
Contested annually on the Donald Ross-designed course at Sedgefield Country Club in Greensboro, N.C., the Wyndham Championship was founded in 1938 and is the sixth-oldest event on the PGA TOUR excluding the Majors. The tournament enjoys a rich 76-year history that includes such former winners as Sam Snead, Byron Nelson, Ben Hogan, Gary Player and Seve Ballesteros. In fact, 17 former winners are members of the World Golf Hall of Fame. The Wyndham Championship is the only regular season PGA TOUR event contested on a course originally designed by Donald Ross. The 2016 tournament, set for August 15-21, will mark the 77th edition of North Carolina’s oldest professional golf event.
ACC Women’s Swimming and Men’s/Women’s Diving Championships
Greensboro Aquatic Center
| Feb 15, 2017 - Feb 18, 2017
Last season saw ACC Swimming and Diving cap off an excellent year with the NC State men and Virginia women claiming team titles. NC State went on to lead four ACC teams among the top 20 of the NCAA Men’s Championship with an eighth-place finish, and Miami senior diver Sam Dorman capped off his career by breaking the NCAA 3-meter springboard diving record.
Upcoming Concerts and Events:
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 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.
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 Complex is located at:
1921 West Lee Street
Greensboro, NC 27403
Visit Greensboro Coliseum to learn more.
Photos courtesy of Greensboro Convention & Visitors Bureau