821 South Memorial Drive
Greenville, NC 27834
Phone: (252) 758-5544
Fax: (252) 758-1416
821 South Memorial Drive, Greenville, NC, US, 27834
- Phone: (252) 758-5544
- Fax: (252) 758-1416
The red-brick and portico Wright Auditorium—named after Robert Herring Wright, an early President of East Carolina Teachers Training School and himself a graduate of North Carolina University—is a fully functional venue, with sound and lighting systems, and often hosts important events and theater productions on campus.
Dowdy Ficklen Stadium is one of the ideal venues for playing football matches. Opened in 1963, this stadium can accommodate about 50,000 spectators which puts the stadium in the league of the best ones in the state. Besides being home to the East Carolina University Pirates football team, the stadium also acts as a venue for some of the most awaited football championships of the country. If you are a football fan, then do visit this haven of memorable football matches. For further details, please check the website.
Activities of this annual event include a parade, fireworks show, live entertainment, a craft show, amusement rides, a karate demonstration, watermelon contests, and a pageant.