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Greenville City Park

A new city park, twice the size of falls park slated to open by 2020

We’ve had a great response on facebook to Greenville’s “Bermuda Triangle” with residents wanting the space to be used as a park. While that development remains gridlocked, both in it’s actual development, and the fact that it sits locked in between three one-way roads. Thew new park is going to take up 65 Acres next …

The Rutherford Event Space

Great for Weddings, Parties or Even Corporate Events

A new 10,000 square foot event space is coming to rutherford road, away from the hustle and bustle of downtown. It can hold between 165 and 300 people, depending on the configuration and spaces utlilized. The building is divided into three spaces: The Brick Room, The Warehouse and the Courtyard, which can be rented individually, …

Upstate Commons

Huge multi-use space planned along GHS Swamp Rabbit Trail just minutes from main street.

The long, dingy warehouse buildings across the river from Swamp Rabbit Crossfit are getting a major upgrade in the form of a plan to renovate them into a massive multi-use space called Upstate Commons. The idea is similar to that of the already established Hampton Station and upcoming development at Markley Station. Create a unique …

Organic Cat Cafe

Cats and Coffee become the purrfect match at new Cafe

We’ve heard this was coming for a couple years, but now it looks like it’s official. The Organic Cat Cafe is planning to open in the old JB Lacher Jewelers building. They’ll offer a menu of coffee, teas, juices and a handful of light snacks such as bagels, donuts, muffins and cookies, and of course, …

Avenue Event Space

Huge Rooftop Event Space Now Open Downtown

Atop the new Erwin Penland mixed-use building, Avenue – a rooftop event space is set to open in April. It’s a collaboration between Rick Erwin and Hughes Commercial Properties. The Space is 7,200 Square Feet and can accomodate events up to 400 people (standing). ¬†The indoor space contains a full catering kitchen, a stage, dance …

Greenville Health System Swamp Rabbit Trail Extension to Hampton Station Underway

Trail Extension Makes Access to Hampton Station a Breeze

A gravel base for a new¬†extension of the Greenville Health System Swamp Rabbit Trail will soon make for an easier ride to Hampton Station. While taking the detour to the Mac-n-Cheese off at Birds Fly South Ale Project over the weekend we noticed a gravel bed had been put down very close to the GHS …

Asheville Glamping

Get your hipster merit badge for camping in complete comfort

We love greenville to death, but it never hurts to get away. We wanted to take a relaxing weekend trip and had heard about Asheville Glamping for awhile and finally booked a weekend this past October and had a blast. Glamping is pretty much just what it sounds like, it combines the idea of camping …

Markley Station

Multi-use space planned between Kroc Center and the Baseball Stadium

In its early days, Markley Street in downtown Greenville was in the business hub of the Upstate. The train would pull in with raw materials, like cotton and lumber, and pull out with finished goods to ship throughout the world. This is where people met, deals were made and commerce was conducted. And it will …

Stone Pin Company

Boutique Bowling Alley Coming to Basement of Old Handlebar

A project to bring a “boutique” bowling alley to stone avenue, underneath the current Revel event space is underway. Stone Pin Company will offer high tech bowling with a restaurant and bar. Expect bowling-themed cocktails, and a menu consisting of favorites like chicken wings, to fancier offerings like sliders, flatbreads and a kobe beef burger. …