After an Afternoon on the Rail Trail

After an Afternoon on the Rail Trail

We’ve gone over the activities you can find along the Mary Black Foundation Rail Trail before. From a park for your four-legged friends, to an area where you can see how you’d rank among NFL prospects, to the paved walking/running/riding trail itself, the Rail Trail has a little something for everyone. But so too does the area around the Rail Trail. When you're on th

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Putting the Burgers in Spartanburg

Putting the Burgers in Spartanburg

Put on your stretchy pants, order a sweet tea, and get ready to sink your teeth into some of Spartanburg’s best burgers.  For generations, Spartanburg has enjoyed that slice of Americana you experience when you order a cheeseburger and a side of fries from a drive-in or a local dive. Whether you enjoy getting your burger “a-plenty” from The Beacon and Sugar-N-Spice, o

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Celebrate Spartanburg’s Black History & Black Owned Businesses

Celebrate Spartanburg’s Black History & Black Owned Businesses

When you visit Spartanburg, be sure to support our Black-owned businesses, celebrate Black culture, and learn about Spartanburg’s 230 year history. Check out these Black-owned restaurants, bars and hotels, and educate yourself on the key role the Black community had in developing Spartanburg to what it is today. WHERE TO STAY [caption id="attachment_6266" align="a

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Exploring Spartanburg’s West Side

Exploring Spartanburg’s West Side

If you haven’t explored Spartanburg’s west side, you’re missing out on modern twists on the tastes of Spartanburg’s history, authentic and creative international flavors, outdoor adventures and adventurous arts showcasing the work of some of the most creative artists the area has to offer. [caption id="attachment_5658" align="aligncenter" width="525"] New signage at

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Supporting Spartanburg County’s Farms

Supporting Spartanburg County’s Farms

The sweet aroma of freshly-picked fruit wafts through the warm, springtime air at markets and farms across Spartanburg County. Spartanburg is home to some of the finest farms in the Southeast. Countywide, farms are open and have expanded their ordering options to make it easier for you to get fresh produce, dairy, meat and more while adhering to social distancing guidelines.

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Delicious Reads 2020

Delicious Reads 2020

Please join us for an afternoon of lively conversation about books with twenty extraordinary American authors while enjoying delectable desserts and libations on Sunday, March 15, from 2:00-4:00 p.m. at the AC Marriott Hotel. Guests will have a unique opportunity to chat with a variety of writers about their work and all things literary in a relaxed, elegant setting.

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