Welcome to the

Emerald City

Greenville is widely recognized as the thriving cultural, educational, economic, and medical hub of Eastern North Carolina. While retaining our Southern charm and hospitality, Greenville has grown into the 10th largest city in the state and is now a thriving, small metropolitan city of nearly 100,000 in the heart of Pitt County with a population of nearly 185,000 residents. Enjoy world-class events at East Carolina University and the Greenville Convention Center. Experience our vibrant art, live music, and culinary scene in the Uptown and Dickinson Avenue Arts districts. Spend time browsing numerous antique shops and boutiques. Explore historic sites and pick-your-own farms. Paddle our scenic Tar River waterway and swamps. Bike, walk, or run our extensive Greenville Greenway system. Discover legendary BBQ joints and craft breweries on the Pitt County Brew & ‘Cue Trail. No matter where you find yourself in Greenville-Pitt County you are sure to find yourself in good company!

Visitors Guide

Discover Pitt County…



Get yourself a big “slice of the good life” in Winterville! Pay a visit to renowned Sam Jones BBQ where the Eastern NC barbecue tradition gets a modern twist and enjoy rustic fun at Strawberries on 903 and Brock’s Berry Farm!

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Farmville is firing on all cylinders with their growing downtown art scene! Stop by the new GlasStation for a glass blowing demo, lunch Jack Cobb & Son BBQ, a tour and tasting at The Duck-Rabbit Craft Brewery!

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The crossroads of ‘cue and collards offers lots of small town charm! Visit the “Capitol of ‘Cue” for legendary Skylight Inn barbecue, explore downtown with more delicious ‘cue at Bum’s Restaurant, Cinderene’s bar and bottle shop, and unique shops!

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Step back in time in Grifton situated on the banks of the historic Contentnea Creek! Explore the natural world at A Time for Science Grifton Science & Nature Center and learn about Eastern NC and Tuscarora Indian history at the Historical Museum & Catechna Indian Village!

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Pitt County Brew & Cue Trail

Pick up your official “Passpork” and hit this mouthwatering craft beer and culinary trail and experience our traditional whole-hog, wood cooked Eastern NC BBQ and growing craft brewery scene!

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