Pride in Spartanburg: Best Spots for LGBTQ Visitors

Pride in Spartanburg: Best Spots for LGBTQ Visitors

The City of Spartanburg is a surprisingly progressive retreat in Upstate South Carolina. Since welcoming the first Upstate Pride March at Barnet Park in 2009, Spartanburg has flourished with local businesses and community organizations embracing the LGBTQ+ community. Upstate Pride Week is celebrated each November, with additional Pride events hosted during National Pride

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Make Memorial Day Memorable in Spartanburg

Make Memorial Day Memorable in Spartanburg

Nothing quite kicks off the summer season like Memorial Day weekend. Relaxing during the long weekend, digging into delicious food, or just spending time with those you care about the most;  there’s a lot to love about Memorial Day. Make it even more memorable this year with an escape to Spartanburg, and discover something new.  Dig Into The Classics [caption id="attachme

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Up Close with Spartanburg’s Fall Foliage

Up Close with Spartanburg’s Fall Foliage

As cool, crisp autumn air descends across the region, there isn’t a better time to explore Spartanburg County’s outdoor amenities. Vibrant green has started its slow, annual transition to fiery shades of red, orange and yellow. And several spots in our area have truly marvelous views of the foliage, including some that can put you up close and personal with the changing

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Spooky Spots in Spartanburg

Spooky Spots in Spartanburg

Halloween is right around the corner, and if you're anything like us, you're probably dying to pack in as many thrills and chills as you can. If you've been looking for new ways to get scared stiff this season, not only do we have Nightmare Hollow and Wompus Woods for terrifying trails, haunted hayrides, and a whole night full of frights, but we've got our fair share o

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Give Dad a Father’s Day He Won’t Forget in Spartanburg

Give Dad a Father’s Day He Won’t Forget in Spartanburg

"When I was your age....." "Hi _____, I'm dad! " "Ask your mother." Isn't it hilarious how dads always seem give the same few quips and bits of advice no matter what you throw at them? While fatherhood seems to come with some standard pieces of wisdom ("Money doesn't grow on trees!"), that doesn't mean you should resort to giving your ol' man the same standard gifts year-aft

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Treat Mom to a Trip to Spartanburg

Treat Mom to a Trip to Spartanburg

Mom's are the ultimate selfless multitaskers. Even though it's the farthest thing from effortless, they can somehow help the kids with their homework, make dinner, plan a birthday party, and fold laundry while simultaneously volunteering at the humane society, coordinating the next family vacation, and working a full-time job, all with total grace and thoughtfulness. We

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