Exercise Your Mind in Spartanburg

Monday, October 15, 2018

Sure, taking time off work is great for unplugging and resting your overstimulated brain, but not everyone is content to sit on the couch for hours on end watching TV. So while binge-watching all the episodes you’ve been waiting to see does sound pretty fantastic, we know that learning something, keeping your mind engaged, and exercising parts of your brain that you may not often get to flex can make for some incredibly fulfilling and inspiring vacation time. Read More ››


Spartan Race Stories: Akash Garg

Friday, October 12, 2018

Akash Garg climbed over walls, crawled through mud and ran through fire. Read More ››


Greetings from Spartanburg, SC: A Hub City Mural Tour

Monday, October 08, 2018

A collection of eclectic, colorful murals around the Hub City is helping put the art in SpARTanburg. Displays of Spartanburg’s artistic talent can be found on walls across the county, honoring well-known Spartanburgers, commemorating important events or adding a little bit of color to a revitalized area. A few of Spartanburg County’s murals have become popular spots for locals and visitors alike. It makes sense, since the murals make for an ideal selfie spot to chronicle your trip. Read More ››


FALL in Love with Autumn in Spartanburg

Monday, October 01, 2018

Fall is beloved by so many, and we can't blame them. The weather is—dare we say—nearly perfect, there are so many traditions to enjoy, and there always seems to be fairs and festivals abound. If you're looking for new places to make memories that'll last a lifetime this Autumn, we've got them by the bushel! Read More ››


Pet Friendly Spots Around Spartanburg County

Saturday, September 15, 2018

Now more than ever, pets are part of our families. We go on walks together, we play together, we take selfies together, we call them our "furbabies," and we even share our beds with them. So when it comes time to plan a getaway, you want to be sure you're not going to have to leave your little fuzzy, four-pawed, tail-wagging family member behind. Read More ››


Where to Experience Live Music in Spartanburg

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Music seems to be one of the most powerful forces in our day to day lives—it can make us feel happy, sad, empowered, or even help convey difficult-to-explain emotions to another person. And when we experience music live, all those emotions seem to multiply.  Read More ››


Top Things to See at the 2018 World Equestrian Games

Tuesday, July 31, 2018

We're starting to get really excited for the the FEI World Equestrian Games™ (WEG) coming to the Tryon International Equestrian Center (TIEC) September 11-23, 2018. Much like the Olympics, this sporting event is held every four years and is beloved by people the world over. But while the event is well known within the global equestrian community, non-riders may not be as familiar with it. To help you better understand all the competitions and scoring methods, we've made this quick introductory guide to all things WEG. We'll walk you through the different disciplines, show you where to find the full schedule of events and ticket information, and give you a list of suggestions for other things to see and do in your downtime. So, without further ado, let's get started: Read More ››


Antiques Shops in Landrum, SC

Friday, July 27, 2018

Landrum, a stone’s throw from Tryon, has earned a reputation as a regional leader in things you can’t really find anywhere else. The small town with mountain views is home to several antiques shops, each housing some of the most eclectic, creative and downright beautiful pieces in the area. Read More ››


Traditional Eats in Spartanburg County

Thursday, July 19, 2018

Spartanburg is home to innovation and cutting-edge technology in business, medicine and education. But, when it comes to dining, the Hub City never forgets the classics. Read More ››


Handcrafted Drinks in Spartanburg, SC

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Sure, you can crack open an ice cold beer, pour a nice glass of wine, or mix up a drink yourself, but sometimes life just calls for something a little more special—especially if you're away from home on a little getaway and want to enjoy food, drinks, and experiences you can't quite find anywhere else. If you're looking for thoughtfully crafted drinks in the Spartanburg area, these local favorites should be at the top of your list. Read More ››


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