The easiest way to Winthrop is off of I-77, just south of the North Carolina line, at Exit 82B. Follow Cherry Road 4 miles. Turn left onto Richmond Drive. You will see the Winthrop Coliseum as you approach the top of the hill. Continue into the parking lot straight ahead until you see the front gate.
Traveling from the South
Head up I-77 to exit 82C. That will put you on Cherry Road heading the proper direction. Follow remaining directions above.