Spartanburg

Downtown’s Outdoor Dining

As Spartanburg reopens while businesses take on COVID-19 through extensive hygiene measures, face masks and more, restaurants with outdoor dining provide not only the chance to eat in the fresh air, but an opportunity to support local businesses.

‘Cue & A with Downtown Spartanburg’s Initial Q Smokehouse

Barbecue is big across Spartanburg, but Initial Q Smokehouse in Downtown Spartanburg is doing things a little differently. Initial Q, which shares a space along Main […]

Economic Vitality and the Emergence of Spartanburg

The following was written by Jansen Tidmore, Spartanburg Area Chamber of Commerce Executive Vice President of Corporate and Urban Development You have to love industry words.  […]

Downtown Spartanburg’s Best Pub Grub

Downtown Spartanburg has something for every culinary taste and every price range. But sometimes, it’s not a multi-course meal you’re hungry for; it’s wings, fries and […]

Downtown Spartanburg: 2019 Year in Review

This past year saw the success of Downtown Spartanburg’s development continue. In 2019, $50 million in development came downtown, with a total of $292 million in […]

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 […]