Rita Mitchell of Anderson makes loaves of strawberry bread each holiday season to give as gifts. This year, Mitchell’s strawberry bread recipe is a finalist in the Carolina Eats Holiday Homestyle Recipe Sweepstakes presented by Ingles.
As large craft shows, festivals and farmers markets fell by the wayside during this year’s coronavirus pandemic, Kendall Faust found a way to take products to the people with The Neighborhood Markets.
From Nov. 27 through Dec. 23, the Peppermint Bear Scavenger Hunt in Hendersonville will take you on a fun-filled bear hunt through downtown as visitors search for Peppermint’s cubs.
Pendleton Christkindlmarkt, a European-style Christmas market inspired by the historic holiday markets in Germany and across Europe, will be held on Friday and Saturday evenings from Nov. 27 through Dec. 19 on the historic Village Green in Pendleton, SC.
This year, more than ever, communities are coming together to support local restaurants and retailers affected by the coronavirus pandemic. Many Upstate cities and towns are hosting Small Business Saturday events along their Main Streets, and here are a few new and unique happenings celebrating Small Business Saturday.
The Children’s Museum of the Upstate, The Sigal Music Museum and The Upcountry History Museum are joining together to help visitors enjoy the holidays by offering a special holiday pass allowing admission to all three museums at one price.
The 10th Annual Holly Jolly Holiday Fair in Anderson will be held outdoors this weekend at the balloon launch site across from Anderson Civic Center.
The coronavirus pandemic has sidelined Economic Visionaries 2021, but the Spartanburg Community College Foundation is continuing to raise funds for student scholarships and professional development for faculty and staff.