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We totally thought multiple craft breweries and our annual festivals would be enough to convince you to visit, but if you’re still looking for a sign it’s time to start planning your trip, you’ll probably find it in these recent highlights:

Support Local Spartanburg During the Holidays

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

Spartanburg: A Passion for Peaches

“If I had my little way, I’d eat peaches every day.” When you visit Spartanburg, you can really bring that song lyric to life. Spartanburg County has a passion for peaches, dating back a couple hundred years

Spartanburg’s Baseball Past, Present and Future

Spartanburg's baseball history is a long, proud tale that itself is a history of the sport. From 1963-1980, and again from 1986-1994, Spartanburg was the home of the Spartanburg Phillies, a minor league affiliate

Dottie’s Toffee

Wednesday, September 11, 2013

Dottie’s Toffee

By Betsy Teter, HubCity Writers Project. Updated for accuracy in June 2019. My introduction to Dottie’s Toffee came at a dinner party on Spartanburg’s eastside when one of the hostesses brought a plate of flat, ...

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