Disc golf enthusiasts in the Upstate have no shortage of options to choose from in order to enjoy the sport that has been growing in popularity since the 1970s. As far back as the 1920s, people have been throwing discs at targets in a golf-like game, but it wasnt until the late 1960s, when a California parks and recreation supervisor petitioned Wham-O, the makers of the Frisbee, to supply discs for a tournament, that the seeds of the sport were planted.
Friends, I cannot believe we are moving into our 16th month since launching ITK! It has been an exhilarating ride, and I could not be more grateful for the love and support you have continuously shown us. In the last year, the ITK Tribe has fallen even more in love with this amazing community we…
Finding the perfect pumpkin takes a lot of care and finesse. What shape do you want? Are you going to carve it? No matter your needs, there are local farms across the Upstate ready to help you find a glorious gourd.
September 2nd Celebrate Anderson, Anderson Anderson is kicking off September with their annual Celebrate Anderson event featuring…drum roll please…country artist Josh Turner! This free family-friendly event will have a kid’s play area, food, fireworks, live music and more! For more information, visit our Calendar of Everything here. Groovin in the Park, Spartanburg Kick…
How many times have you found yourself saying, “They’re so hard to shop for?” If you are anything like us, you’ve found yourself saying it a lot. While gift cards are convenient, they are so impersonal, and they lack a certain pizzazz. But don’t worry, we’re here to help. We have created a gift guide for any occasion. Need a last minute birthday gift? Done. Wedding Registry completed? No problem. Be the best gifter, with In The Know Upstate’s Anytime Gift Guide.
Full disclosure: when someone comes to me and wants to go to a meat and three, I could be called a skeptic. I generally think of food that has been sitting under a warmer, waiting for someone to order it. I am, personally, not a fan of lukewarm food. However, when my coworker told me of all the glowing recommendations she had gotten for Laurenda’s Family Restaurant in Greer, I was down to give it a try.
Our leader Stephanie Acker has a severe case of FOMO (Fear of Missing Out, for those of you not In the Know). Our tribe gets to participate in some incredible experiences. Whether it be facials, cryotherapy, go-karting, or aerial aerobics, Stephanie feels a little left out. That is why she wanted to bring you her own inside experience. With her busy schedule, she likes to keep things simple and easy. That's why her experience is none other than Lowes Foods. Never been to Lowes? Don't worry, she's got you covered with her low down of Lowes Foods.
Public art in Upstate South Carolina. If you have been in the Upstate for any period of time, you have probably noticed that it is filled with a myriad of public art. From statues and sculptures to murals and street art, there is an endless array of beautiful works to be seen
Sometimes, the best places are found on a whim. You don’t really know what you’re craving, and you don’t really care where you go. You throw a dart at the board and see where you end up. That was what led me to The Bleu Porch one day for lunch. My coworker and I wanted to try something new, something exciting, but we didn’t have a distinct taste for anything. To Google we went, where we searched for restaurants near us to see if anything sounded unfamiliar. Near the top of the list was The Bleu Porch Kitchen and Market. Right off the bat it had something going for it: it is quite close to our office.