Upcoming Events in 2018

January 24, 2018
Community Appearance Index

Greensboro Beautiful volunteers will assess our community's appearance with regard to presence and frequency of litter, abandoned and junk vehicles, illegal signs, graffiti, and outside storage.

February 10-28, 2018
Winter Wipeout

Litter is so much easier to clean up when it's easier to see in wooded areas, along tree-lined streets, and roadsides.

Saturday, March 17, 2018
Arbor Day Tree Planting

Location TBA
In observance of Arbor Day, Greensboro Beautiful will plant a commemorative tree and kick off the 2018 NeighborWoods Tree Planting program.

Saturday, April 14, 2018
Great American Cleanup

9 am-12 noon
Join volunteers throughout Greensboro to get litter out of our waterways, off our streets and out of our neighborhoods!

Sunday, April 29, 2018
Groovin' in the Garden: with a Latin Groove

12-5 pm, Gateway Gardens
This event will feature live musical performances on two stages in the garden. Other activities include kids' music activities, Garden Quest, family games, hula hooping, seed planting activity, dancing, food vendors and food trucks, and more. There will be something for everyone at this event! Free Admission.

June 1-September 22
Greensboro Beautiful 50th Anniversary Exhibit at the Greensboro History Museum; 130 Summit Avenue in downtown Greensboro.

Sunday, June 3, 2018
Parisian Promenade

12-5 pm, Tanger Family Bicentennial Garden
Greensboro Beautiful recreates the sights, scenes, sounds and smells of a spring afternoon in Paris - all in our own Bicentennial Garden. Sidewalk artists, live music, children's activities, family games, sidewalk cafes and more are featured - all within the colorful backdrop of the garden in bloom. Free Admission.

June 16
Partnering with Nature & The Environment

As part of its 50th Anniversary Celebration, Greensboro Beautiful invites you to join us for a special presentation featuring guest speakers Helen Lowman, President & CEO of Keep America Beautiful, and Doug Tallamy, author of the award-winning "Bringing Nature Home".

September 15, 2018
Big Sweep Greensboro

9 am-12 noon
Join volunteers throughout Greensboro to get litter out of our waterways, off our streets and out of our neighborhoods!

Sunday, October 7, 2018
Art in the Arboretum

12-5 pm, Greensboro Arboretum
A juried art and fine craft exhibit and sale featuring fifty artists from throughout the region exhibiting their hand-crafted offerings in an outdoor gallery. This event also features entertainment on three stages, art activities, Garden Quest, garden centers, and two food courts. Free Admission.

Saturday, November 3, 2018
NeighborWoods Community Tree Planting

Location TBA
Greensboro Beautiful volunteers and neighborhood residents will plant trees in a neighborhood as part of the NeighborWoods Tree Planting.

Sunday, December 2, 2018
Holiday Greenery Festival

12-5 pm, Lewis Recreation Center
Join us for this annual holiday tradition and fundraiser for Greensboro Beautiful! Featuring fresh, North Carolina-grown wreaths, white pine roping, five colors of poinsettias, light balls, local artisans with holiday decor and gift ideas, Downtown Dogs hot dogs, and Over The Rainbow kettle corn.