Livability Greater Winston-Salem
This edition of Livability Greater Winston-Salem is sponsored by Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Carolinas Realty.
Welcome to Winston-Salem, North Carolina, a fast-growing city on the rise. The city’s historic past has been reimagined into a hub of innovation anchored by the Innovation Quarter where startups, educational institutions, and advanced research labs power tomorrow’s ideas. The life sciences thrive here, particularly in regenerative medicine.
The city’s ideal location in the Carolina Core makes it a magnet for advanced manufacturing, logistics, and distribution companies. Named the #4 best city to start a business nationwide, small businesses and startups thrive here, too, supported by a full-stack entrepreneurial ecosystem.
Companies and people who locate here rave about the city’s quality of life. From major arts attractions to locally-owned eateries, residents have access to world-class entertainment and plenty of things to do. Downtown alone features more than 75 restaurants, and 30 bars and breweries. Outdoor enthusiasts can explore the area’s more than 3,500 acres of parks, and 25 miles of greenways and trails. Winston-Salem’s calendar is packed with enriching experiences like the RiverRun International Film Festival, the National Black Theatre Festival, the Winston-Salem Open, ACC sports, and much more.
Livability Greater Winston-Salem is sponsored by Greater Winston-Salem Inc.