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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Discover the Mills of Spartanburg

Discover the Mills of Spartanburg

Spartanburg’s storied past as a textile town is on display with many mills still standing today. While it’s been decades since some of these mills have produced any textiles, they are finding a new purpose as places to discover during your visit. From Drayton to Arcadia and Glendale, discover the renovated mills throughout Spartanburg.  Drayton Mills [caption id="attachm

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Treat Yourself: Spartanburg’s Spas, Salons and More

Treat Yourself: Spartanburg’s Spas, Salons and More

Treat yourself! It’s everyone’s favorite self-indulgent permission, inspired by NBC’s “Parks and Recreation.” Nice clothes, delectable wine and food, spa treatments; it’s all fair game if you plan on treating yourself. Spartanburg is home to a number of spas that will whisk you away on a cloud of relaxation. (You can’t spell Spartanburg without ‘spa,’ af

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Support Local Spartanburg

Support Local Spartanburg

In Spartanburg, we know good food. Melt-in-your-mouth, good-for-the soul food. While you can’t visit right now, you can still get an authentic taste of Spartanburg by ordering some of our favorite staples to be enjoyed from the comfort of your own home. Little River Roasting [caption id="attachment_5601" align="alignright" width="300"] Little River Roasting is a great way t

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Small Town Charm Around Spartanburg County

Small Town Charm Around Spartanburg County

Whether you’re strolling past downtown Landrum storefronts in the shadow of the Blue Ridge Mountains or taking in the fervor of new activity in Woodruff, it’s easy to see the small-town charm Spartanburg County has to offer. Towns across this upstate county are growing more and more vibrant as locals bring to life their creative visions for historic buildings

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Antiques Shops in Landrum, SC

Antiques Shops in Landrum, SC

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. The Shops at Landrum Antique Mall, formerly Landrum Antiques and Furniture, featu

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