Has this ever happened to you? You are searching for new music, and you stumble upon an act that you just have to kick yourself for not listening to sooner. That is how we were when we discovered Cory Branan. We are not afraid to admit we were behind when it comes to Cory Branan, as he has been met with widespread acclaim throughout his career. We’ve also got a piece on Fever 333. As usual, check out all of the live music you can’t miss this week.
This is one Forked Foodie review with years of extensive research. My first foray into sushi came in high school when one of my friends (whose mom owned a sushi restaurant) brought California Rolls to class for everyone to try. I know that sounds like an unsafe health practice, but just go with it. This led me to ask my parents to take us out for sushi one night, and they were happy to comply. We ended up going to Tsunami, and so began my love affair with sushi.
BREAKING: The area should be on high alert, as more Upstate Urban Legends have been spotted in the vicinity. We know how much you love hearing about supposed hauntings and activity around the Upstate and with Halloween coming up we figured it was the perfect time to share our newest findings. This is the Reckoning, Upstate Urban Legends – The Reckoning. Stay alert Upstaters.
Lights. Camera. Action! The Upstate is full of talent, but sometimes it lacks the glitz and glamour of other locations. That being said, there are probably more Upstate connections to Hollywood than you would think; in fact, each of the ten counties of the Upstate has their own claim to fame. Whether it’s an actor going on to be in a big name movie, or a classic film being shot in your town, find out about it in Upstate Did You Know Part 2: The Upstate Goes Hollywood.
7 Ways to Brighten Your Rainy Day: Greenville It is summer in the South, which means afternoon showers and the occasional thunderstorm. Sure, sometimes it is nice to throw your head back and dance in the rain, but most times, being practical wins out and we head indoors. Luckily, the Upstate offers plenty of activities…
SC Highway 11 is a 120-mile route that offers a calming reprieve from the hustle and bustle of interstate 85. Highway 11 is a nature-lovers dream with plenty of hiking opportunities along the way. The route is dotted with an array of small towns that are worth exploring.
We love it when a band subverts our expectations. That is exactly what happened when we were introduced to Shaken Nature. It is refreshing to see a modern band take such a vintage approach to their sound. We know you’ll love it too when they take the stage at Velo Fellow on Friday. Also be sure to check out The Work reunion show. As usual, be sure to check out this week’s lineup of live music you won’t want to miss.
Turning a hobby into a passion can produce beautiful results, just take a look at the Hatcher Garden & Woodland Preserve. This garden is a true labor of love, and it shows. With so much natural beauty, you might forget that the bustling city of Spartanburg is only a few short miles away.
It is that time of year again; where ghouls and goblins roam the street and kids are in a constant sugar rush. Halloween is right around the corner, and we know you are ready for some frightening fun. With so many great activities happening around the Upstate, we decided to bring back our super spooky, super helpful Halloween Guide. Whether you're undead, or just a fan of them, here is ITK's 2018 FANGtastic Guide to Halloween.
Reader beware, you’re in for a scare! That is if you visit one of these haunted attractions located across the Upstate. We’ve got the thrills you seek and then some in ITK’s FANGtastic Guide to Halloween.