If you live in apartments in Columbia, SC take a short 1 1/2 hour road trip this weekend, escape the city, and catch the last day of the 13th annual South Carolina Festival of Discovery. There is no gate fee and free live blues music all day long! This is South Carolina’s favorite July festival, don’t miss it!
Discover what rural America is all about during the award-winning South Carolina Festival of Discovery, in beautiful Uptown Greenwood. You can enjoy your day rubbing elbows with the BEST BBQ cooks from across the country, while listening to the rich sounds of the blues! 2013 will be the 13th year of this rapidly growing event, with 93 BBQ teams expected to participate.
The award winning South Carolina Festival of Discovery is the premier event of the year sponsored by the Uptown Greenwood Development Corporation.
If you have never been it is time to discover a weekend of food, fun, music and amusement rides and much more as you experience and learn about the history, traditions, folklore, arts and crafts, music and dance, and vernacular culture of Greenwood, the South Carolina Upstate area, and the entire state.
Held every second weekend in July, the festival features fun for the entire family including a BBQ & Hash Cook-off, a Blues Cruise, and much more.
More information festivalofdiscovery.com/SC_Festival_of_Discovery/Welcome.html