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We're all individuals here. No matter who you are, where you're travelling from, or what kind of things you enjoy, no two trips are the same! Even two different people can experience the same location in distinct ways. That's the...

If you’ve been to South Carolina before, you know there’s little we love more than good food. When it comes to tasting Southern culture, barbecue packs in a lot. It blends traditional family secrets, regional diversity and fresh innovation unlike...

Happy July! For many of us it’s a month full of BBQ, family gatherings, and general summer fun. Still, South Carolina isn’t exactly known for its temperate warm season. Many days it’s hot and humid. We’re not letting that stop...

If there’s one thing certain about this time of year, it’s that we’re as peachy as can be! So peachy that our social media has been taken over by #FeelinPeachy96. What does it all mean, though? Especially during the Summer, Old 96...

Fat Daddy’s BBQ and Hash House is already a legend around the Upstate of South Carolina. Fat Daddy’s is a family-run restaurant with locations in Greenwood and Cross Hill, SC. Fat Daddy’s continuously delivers the best BBQ in SC. 15-H Hampton...

This unique Southern boutique offers interesting items to decorate your home or wonderful gift ideas for friends and family. A variety of Home & Body goods are offered. As well as Workshops & Services. One generation. One goal. Sharing a passion...

Small Town Spotlight: The Edgefield General Store Edgefield, South Carolina is a modern-day Mayberry. Its town square is a natural setting for leisurely Southern strolls, shop-browsing, and community gatherings. And as the “Town of Ten Governors” of South Carolina—with ten governors...

Did you know South Carolina’s Old 96 District has six South Carolina state parks? That’s a lot of opportunity for outdoor adventure—not just for camping and boating, but also for an unbeatable selection of hiking and biking trails. Choose your adventure...

Many of the Bed & Breakfasts and Inns in South Carolina's Old 96 District region are filled with history, southern charm and warm, friendly inn keepers who make the trip to our five county region worth the drive. There are...

It’s that time of the year when getting outside is almost mandatory. The colors of the leaves are peaking, the humidity has dropped, but it’s not so cold that you can’t enjoy yourself. Welcome to Fall on South Carolina’s Freshwater...

Fall is the perfect time for hiking in South Carolina. And on South Carolina’s Freshwater Coast, the cooler weather is not just great for leaf-peeping: we’ve got trails that are steeped in history and heritage as well as natural wonder....

The debate continues, but we maintain that South Carolina is the Birthplace of Barbecue and home of the Official Four Sauces: mustard, heavy tomato, light tomato, and vinegar. But no matter your opinion on its origins, meat-lovers can all agree that...

The Farmers Market Coalition helps us remember the crucial role farmers play in our nation’s food system. It’s much more than just having the privilege of tasty fresh fruits and vegetables at our convenience—by supporting farmers and farmers markets, we all...

Moonshine and craft beer. It seems those are common words today! When we think of the best of South Carolina and Old 96 District, a lot of images come to mind. Football, hiking Cedar Bluff Trail at Calhoun Falls State...

Masters Week - We Have a Master Plan So, you’ve scored tickets to the Masters in Augusta. Unless you’re local, you’ll need to make hotel reservations. Here’s an idea: Check out the South Carolina town of Edgefield, about 30 minutes from...

Looking for great South Carolina Golf packages, look no further. We have several to choose from in the SC Old 96 District. Hickory Knob State Resort golf course offers golfers of all ages and abilities the option to choose from a variety of golf...

Whether it is summer, fall, winter or spring, you can always find a time to enjoy  ice-cold craft beer, cocktail, or ‘shine from South Carolina’s Freshwater Coast 2 'spirits'  establishments. Experience the charm and hospitality of  South Carolina's Old 96 District...

In the late 1800s, the Savannah Valley Railroad connected travelers and goods to Anderson and Charleston. Today, the old railroad connects recreational enthusiasts with the beauty of the Little River & Savannah River areas. This is a trail that is...

Built in 1839, the Courthouse was designed by Robert Mills, a South Carolina architect who is credited with designing the Washington Monument. Located on Courthouse Square, Edgefield....

A Nostalgic, Historic, Dinner Theatre. Showing Movies Since 1945. The 25 Drive In Theatre has one of the largest screens on the east coast-100’X50′, Dolby Digital Sound; Relive the days of yesteryear with a trip to the 25 Drive In located...

A simple brick building located at 206 Jeter Street in Edgefield, SC is part of the Edgefield County Historical Society’s living museum of artisans. Every Tuesday through Saturday, visitors can watch a blacksmith forget iron into accessories such as hardware...

Five local artists had the desire and dream to provide a local venue to showcase their art work and that of other artists. They wanted to make this a center for artistic expression and education for everyone in the county....