Weekdays are the New Weekend
Who says you have to wait for the weekend to enjoy a getaway trip? Not us! Here in Greenville, South Carolina, weekends start sooner. So, snag that Saturday dining hotspot reservation with ease on a Tuesday. Enjoy shopping Main street on a Wednesday and float down the Saluda River with your pup on Friday. There is so much to do in Greenville, SC from the arts and dining to attractions and shopping; the possibilities (and combinations) are endless. And with our best rates of the year, mild climate, walkable downtown, less crowds, and spectacular mountain views—vacation just got a whole lot better! Don’t wait for the weekend—book your trip to Greenville, SC today to take advantage of all #yeahTHATgreenville offers during the week!
Greenville, South Carolina is the only place where you can Wednesday like it's the weekend in the "#1 Friendliest City in the U.S." (Condé Nast Traveler Readers' Choice Awards). Hike, Bike, Sip, Nosh, Stroll. The weekend starts NOW.
Stroll Like It's the Weekend
It's never a question of whether Greenville will captivate the imagination of its visitors; it's just a question of how. Will an evening horse-drawn carriage ride beneath a canopy of twinkling lights bring back thoughts of a favorite childhood fairy tale? Will the scent of a burger and fries wafting from a restaurant's patio trigger memories of cookouts with family? Perhaps a piece of art from studio galleries will elicit fond memories of good friends and special moments? No matter how you choose to see the area, we've got the 411 on Downtown Greenville, self-guided walks to get you just off the beaten path, and if you're traveling with Fido, Rover, Buddy, Bella (you get the idea), we've got everything you need to know about that, too!
Play Like It's the Weekend
There's more to visiting Greenville than enjoying good food and well-deserved relaxation. In fact, there's so much to do around here—so many incredibly engaging, action-packed, and adrenaline-pumping activities—that you may have to schedule another visit just to try them all!
Eat Like It's the Weekend
With more than 110 restaurants in downtown alone, and more than 1,000 throughout the County, Greenville, South Carolina’s abundant and tasty restaurant scene is garnering national attention. Here you’ll discover diverse cuisines ranging from traditional to downright eclectic, where modern dishes can be served in a historical mill to seasonal fare sourced from local farms. Thanks in no small part to the numerous international corporations like Michelin and BMW that have their headquarters here, Greenville is home to people from countries and cultures around the globe. So when you're sitting down to dinner and hear conversations all around you in French, German, Chinese, Spanish or Hindi, don't be surprised!
Outdoors Like It's the Weekend
Whether you're a speed demon seeking the ultimate thrill or a family in search of a quiet nature walk, Greenville provides the perfect recreational backdrop. The area is a natural paradise, with moderate temperatures year-round and weather that welcomes outdoor adventures. No matter what season, each day presents opportunities for exploration that can set the heart rate soaring or simply produce a sun-soaked smile.
Sip Like It's the Weekend
The last decade has seen an explosion in the coffee, brewery and winery arena, and Greenville has been riding along at the front of that amber wave! Whether you're thirsting for a tall cup of java in a cool-as-can-be coffeehouse, a flight of wine at a local vineyard, or a pint of fresh craft beer, we know you'll enjoy what Greenville's brewed up for you.
Art Like It's the Weekend
Greenville is big on art, and not just in our museums. In fact, many of our city streets (and parks) provide blank canvases for artists of every description. You'll see bronzed citizens from the city's history occupying park benches and overlooking the ever-changing landscapes. And more than one innocuous brick wall has been transformed, bursting to life in a blaze of color and creativity. From north to south, east to west, you'll find beauty in every nook and cranny of Greenville.
Bargain Like It's the Weekend
Whether you're looking for some serious retail therapy or on the hunt for a good bargain to keep things low-budget, Greenville's got you covered. From one-of-a-kind boutiques to local crafts to premier retailers, Greenville's shopping is worth the trip all by itself. And, you don't have to have a big budget to have a great time here in #yeahTHATgreenville. We've got free things to do, see, and appreciate all over the region, along with great ideas for using that spending money wisely!
All in all, we’re waiting for you to stroll down our streets, hike our nature trails, bike our paths, sip delectable drinks, savor every morsel, be awe-inspired by our public art, and find that perfect souvenir—because weekdays are the new weekend. We hope to see you soon!