The Greenville Gazette

Make the most of your trip to South Carolina by reading our online blog, the Greenville Gazette, to uncover historic area attractions, music and film festivals, food and wine events, adventurous excursion ideas, and more!

The Children’s Museum Of The Upstate

At only four years old, The Children’s Museum of the Upstate was given the great honor of becoming an affiliate of the Smithsonian Institution. In a network of 184 museums, educational, and cultural organizations in 43 states, Panama, and Puerto Rico, TCMU is the only children’s museum to hold affiliate status. As an affiliate, the […]

Read More ▸

Watch The Arts Come To Life At Artisphere

Greenville is known for its arts and culture scene, and May brings one of the city’s best and most widely acclaimed events to celebrate the arts. Artisphere, ranked as one of the best art shows in the country, brings together the visual, performing and culinary arts for three days of workshops, demonstrations, music and more.  Learn […]

Read More ▸

Sample The Sensations Of Summer At The Saturday Market

When the weekend comes and you’re feeling worn out after a long workweek, head to the Saturday Market to whet your appetite. Let the vibrant colors of fresh summer fruits and vegetables guide you through Greenville’s farmer’s market, which runs through October. Sample savories and sweets as you get your shopping in from stalls such as […]

Read More ▸

Find Wonder In The World Of Nature

This summer, take the whole family over to Roper Mountain Science Center where expert collaboration has put the excitement back into science. Now through July 13, get up close and personal with hundreds of winged beauties at the Butterfly Adventure habitat in the newly renovated Harrison Hall. But be sure to swing by on July […]

Read More ▸

Get A Buzz At Greenville’s Best Breweries

One of the top-rated breweries in the city is Upstate Craft Beer Co. This local brewpub opened up in the old Claussen Bakery—an historic landmark where Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. once defended 22 black employees that were striking for fairer wages and better conditions. Head out to Upstate most any night for bingo, block parties, […]

Read More ▸

Public Art And Picnics In The Park

From the Cherokee Indians who hunted on the land to the modern-day “In Full Bloom” incarnation, the park, located in the heart of downtown Greenville, has been an oasis for locals and visitors alike for hundreds of years. Wander through the public art exhibits, which feature works such as “Rose Crystal Tower” by world-renowned Dale Chihuly […]

Read More ▸

Carolina’s Classic Culinary Scene

No trip to the South would be complete with a culinary tour of Carolina BBQ. In a city ranked as a Top 10 BBQ City in America, there are plenty of choices to taste the tangy, vinegar-based Carolina meats. Smoky Dreams’ BBQ Pork Sandwich took home the title as the best in South Carolina, but […]

Read More ▸

Where To Go For Greenville’s Best Cup Of Joe

With cooler temperatures bound our way, that freshly brewed cup of coffee is more crucial than ever to kick-start the day. These local shops have all the bases covered from coconut milk lattes to classic cappuccinos. Methodical Coffee is all about three things: exceptional product, excellent customer service, and a top-notch experience. The guys behind the […]

Read More ▸

Catch The Glow This Christmas

Once open to the public, Hollywild Animal Park is now a refuge for more than 300 exotic species that opens its doors each holiday season for their Holiday Lights Safari. Visit Santa and his barn full of animal friends, toast marshmallows by the fire, and drive through the Enchanted Deer Forest to hand-feed zebras, donkeys and more. […]

Read More ▸