downtown stories

Downtown Spartanburg Holiday Shopping Guide

2020 has been a trying time, so we’re here to help make holiday shopping a little easier. Whether you’re hoping to surprise the kids with something […]

Downtown Spartanburg’s Sweet Treats

Whether you’re looking for a sugary snack or a perfect dessert to cap off the evening, you’ll find some seriously sweet treats in Downtown Spartanburg. From […]

Where to Be in 2020: A Guide to Downtown’s Event Calendar

2020. It sounds like it should be a year in the distant future, filled with space travel and unimaginable technology. But it’s very much real, and […]

A Fall Morning at the Masonic Temple

Downtown Spartanburg has seen a lot of change, and a lot of growth, in recent years, but one of the constants has been the welcoming smells […]

Aug Smith Building Enjoying Second Act After Historic Start

The Aug W. Smith Building   Several dozen Spartans, along with Spartanburg Methodist College’s downtown space and a popular coffee shop now call it home, but […]

Happy Hour Deals and Drinks in Downtown Spartanburg

Downtown Spartanburg is full of restaurants and bars offering happy hour deals to counteract up those work-day blues. Whether it’s a cocktail after slipping out of work early or grabbing a locally-brewed beer right after the clock strikes 5 p.m., happy hours can be the perfect way to unwind, or a good networking opportunity.