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Where to find Strawberries

Strawberry season begins in early April and lasts through early June. Here in the Upcountry, you’ll find small to large family-run farms growing this delicious spring fruit. Are you looking for roadside stands? How about pick-your-own-fields? Here’s a guide that […]

Your Next Road Trip Should Include Travelers Rest

Nestled between the Blue Ridge Mountains on the way down from Asheville and Boone, NC, and before the hustle and bustle of Greenville, SC, sits the town of Travelers Rest, SC. It was aptly named as a place folks would […]

Rafting the Chattooga

The Chattooga River is one of the most unforgettable whitewater rafting experiences in the Southeast. In fact, Southern Living called rafting the Chattooga “The #1 Thing Every Southerner Ought to Do.” The Chattooga was federally protected in 1974 by the […]

Spring Events 2023 for UpcountrySC

There is no better time to visit the Upcountry than when our area is bursting with flowers and sunshine. Here’s a roundup of Spring events to put on your calendar.  Historic Pendleton Spring Jubilee – April 1-2 Artisans from across […]

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Events You Can’t Miss

Annual festivals, art & culture, sports and more year-round fun that you can’t miss. 

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