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A: When Unity Park opened, we shared this piece of history + I still think it’s the coolest. In 1907, Boston architect Harlan Kelsey developed a master plan titled, “Beautifying and Improving Greenville S.C.” He recommended three parks be built along the Reedy River: Cleveland Park was the first (created in 1922), Falls Park was the second (completed in 2004) + Unity Park(opened in May)completing the full plan 115 years later.
Click the button below to learn where Danielle would take someone on a tour of Greenville and the topic Kyle could write about for the rest of her life.
Noodle Night | Mon., June 27 | 5-9 p.m. | The Commons | Free entry | Enjoy noodles of all kinds at this weekly Monday night dinner by Chef Alex at Golden Brown & Delicious. 🍜
Show Your Pride with Hester General Store | Mon., June 27 | 6-8 p.m. | Sassafras Flower Farm, 255 Alex Dr., Easley | $50 | Fill up on unlimited tastings of 10 types of pies on a grazing table arranged like a rainbow + pick your own flower bouquets. 🥧
Greenville Liberty vs. Asheville City SC | Tues., June 28 | 7 p.m. | Triumph Stadium at Legacy Early College, 900 Woodside Ave. | $9+| Cheer for the Liberty in their last home match of the regular season. ⚽
Pitch-Space Flywheel Greenville | Tues., June 28 | 4:30-6 p.m. | 101 N. Main St. | Free | Hear pitches from technology startups like Jon Bryson, Founder and CEO of Matty + feedback from a panel of judges — stick around for open networking.
Hiring Event for Grand Bohemian Lodge | Wed., June 29 | 10 a.m.-6 p.m. | 55 E. Camperdown Way | Free | Apply to be part of the team at the new Grand Bohemian Lodge in Greenville — don’t forget a copy of your resume.
Music Bingo | Thurs., June 30 | 7-9 p.m. | Tetrad Brewing Co., 603 E. Stone Ave. | Free entry | Singing and dancing are expected at this night of music bingo, with a chance to win a cash prize.
The Horse and His Boy | Fri., July 1 | The Logos Theatre, 80 School St., Taylors | 7 p.m. | $52.50 | Shasta and his talking horse, Bree, are trying to make their way back to Narnia in this story on stage by CS Lewis. 🐎
Swanson’s July Songwriter Showcase | Fri., July 1 | Swanson’s Warehouse, 12 N. Irvine St. | $5+ | Join host Vilai Harrington + local songwriters like Taylor Corum, Mark Webb Jr., and Clark Thurston. 🎶
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We’ve gone country. The lineupforGreenville Country Music Fest(Sat., Nov. 5-Sun., Nov. 6) has been announced, including Zach Bryan and The Marshall Tucker Band. More artists will be announced today + early bird tickets go on sale tomorrow, Tues., June 28 at 10 a.m.
The (hot) dog days of summer are officially upon us. Hot dog restaurant Resident Dogsopened Resident Diner Express at Gather Greenville over the weekend (in the former Myami Bites space) + will open Resident Diner in Travelers Rest(327 S. Main St.) on Thurs., June 30. 🌭
Bacon Bros. Public House(3620 Pelham Rd.)is permanently closingFri., July 1. Owner Josh Calloway commented, “The closing of our restaurant is a sad moment for sure but I’m sure our impact will be felt for years to come.”
The Upstate Heart Failure team at Prisma Health Greenville Memorial Hospital is one of threetop winning care teams of the UNIVANTS of Healthcare Excellence Award. The global award program recognizes teams that collaborate across disciplines + transform healthcare delivery and patient lives.🏆
$8,999,681. That’s how much the 38-acre Simpsonville estate known as “Belle Terre” sold for last weekend. The estate, which was listed by Joan Herlong & Associates Sotheby’s International Realty, is the highest sale on record in the Upstate.
In preparation for SCDOT’s upcoming repair work on the Academy Street Bridge at Linky Stone Park on Sat., July 16, the City of Greenville has installed a detour on the Prisma Health Swamp Rabbit Trail.
No tooth, no problem. After GSP traveler Lena woke up on her flight to discover she was missing a tooth, she was worried the Tooth Fairy wouldn’t visit. Though the tooth wasn’t found, United Airlines Captain Josh wrote a handwritten note to the Tooth Fairy. See what the note said. 🦷
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Editor’s Pick: I don’t know about you, GVL, but the news of Resident Diner and Resident Diner Express makes me want a hot dog real bad. What are your favorite Upstate hot dog spots?I’ll count brats, too. Share your faves.
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