Tomatoes at Roadside Stand

Grown in Spartanburg: A Tour of Farms, Farm Stands and Markets

Posted on Tuesday, February 21, 2017

From peaches and pumpkins, to strawberries and hayrides, visitors can enjoy farm-fresh products and plan family activities thanks to a new tour that highlights agricultural offerings throughout Spartanburg County.


Vigorous Exercise May Help Prevent Vision Loss

Posted on Tuesday, February 21, 2017

There’s another reason to dust off those running shoes. Vigorous exercise may help prevent vision loss, according to a pair of studies from the U.S. Department of Energy’s Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory.

Lighten Up Spartanburg!

Lighten up Spartanburg’s Remaining Sculptures Will Be Installed by Mar. 31st

Posted on Monday, February 20, 2017

Lighten Up Spartanburg! is a large scale public art project that bolsters the cultural vitality of downtown Spartanburg, expands the local economy through tourism, provides opportunities to local and regional artists, and fosters connections between local businesses and the arts.

Pickens County Museum

New Art Shows at Pickens County Museum

Posted on Thursday, February 16, 2017

The Pickens County Museum of Art & History is pleased to announce its new exhibits for 2017: the artwork of the Full Moon Artists Group and the Comic Artists Of The Upstate.

E St. John Street in Downtown

City Council Approves New Pedestrian Crossing

Posted on Wednesday, February 15, 2017

The busy four lanes of E St. John Street in downtown Spartanburg can be a pretty intimidating barrier for folks looking to move between the large activity centers.