Find fun things to do near East Carolina University

When you book a hotel room at the Country Inn & Suites, Greenville, NC, you’ll be minutes from plenty of things to do, such as cheering for the Pirates at East Carolina University and shopping at Greenville Mall. In town for a conference or a concert? The Greenville Convention Center is less than two miles away. During your downtime, go fishing and hiking at River Park North or try your hand at disc golf at West Meadowbrook Park. You can also head about five miles northeast into Uptown Greenville to enjoy the shops and restaurants in the entertainment district.

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Sawyer’s Fun Park

2.93 mi / 4.71 km from the hotel
Let your children release some energy at this popular attraction, which has trampolines, climbing walls, and an arcade along with a kid-friendly café.

Alice F. Keene District Park

3.33 mi / 5.36 km from the hotel
Walking trails, sports facilities, and a play area for kids make this public park a great place for families to be active together.

Regal Greenville Grande Stadium 14

1.07 mi / 1.72 km from the hotel
Catch the latest blockbuster film at Regal Greenville Grande Stadium 14, featuring multiple movie theaters, plush seats, and a concession area.

Greenville Convention Center

1.4 mi / 2.25 km from the hotel
Home to some of the largest gatherings in eastern North Carolina, this complex hosts a variety of events, from trade shows and pop culture conventions to bridal expos and concerts.

Ayden District Park

4.89 mi / 7.87 km from the hotel
Pack a picnic and head to this public park, where a splash pad helps keep kids cool during the summer.

East Carolina University

4.09 mi / 6.58 km from the hotel
Serving more than 29,000 students, this research university is known for its health sciences programs and is home to exciting Pirates athletics. Stroll the campus, cheer at Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium, or see a performance at the School of Theatre and Dance.

Greenville Mall

2.96 mi / 4.77 km from the hotel
Find all your favorite brands at Greenville Mall, which is home to more than 60 stores, including rue21, Belk, and The Children’s Place. Restaurants like Carolina Ale House and Mellow Mushroom are great places to refuel while shopping.

Greenville Museum of Art

3.96 mi / 6.37 km from the hotel
Browse an impressive collection of 20th-century American art and eastern North Carolina pottery at this downtown museum. Take an art class, sit in on an education program, or simply browse the galleries that showcase regional artists.

Ironwood Golf & Country Club

6.43 mi / 10.34 km from the hotel
Golfers of all skill sets appreciate this Lee Trevino-designed course, nestled in the hills of Greenville with a plantation-style clubhouse that offers a pro shop.

Pitt Community College

0.62 mi / 0.99 km from the hotel
Known also as PCC, this two-year, higher education and technical-training institution offers in-house and online classes for more than 22,000 enrolled students. Take a tour of the campus or attend graduation services.

River Park North

5.55 mi / 8.94 km from the hotel
Discover plenty of outdoor fun at this 324-acre park that features five fishing ponds, two piers, and picnic shelters. You can also rent pedal boats, hike three trails, or explore the fossil pit.

West Meadowbrook Park

5.08 mi / 8.18 km from the hotel
Test your disc-tossing skills on the 18-hole disc golf course at West Meadowbrook Park. You can also hike the leafy trails, enjoy a picnic, or send the kids to the playground.