Category Archives: Hospitality/Tourism

Terra to Host “Slow Sips at Terra” to Benefit Slow Food Columbia

[caption id="attachment_17011" align="alignleft" width="169"] "Slow Food Spritz" available at Slow Sips at Terra.[/caption] Columbia, S.C. (September 10, 2018) — Terra, which specializes in Chef Mike Davis’s simple, seasonal and sustainable fare, will host “Slow Sips at Terra,” a benefit for Slow Food Columbia on Thursday, Sept. 13, from 5 -7 p.m. The event will be…
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Columbia’s First Vegan Restaurant Gets a Facelift and a New Name

Lamb’s Bread Vegan Café Ushers in New Era as A Peace of Soul Vegan Kitchen August 3, 2018 (COLUMBIA, S.C.) — Nearly fourteen years ago, Lamb’s Bread Vegan Café emerged as the first 100% vegan restaurant in Columbia. Owner Folami Geter took over operations from her father in 2013 and continued building the business into…
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Mingle During Retail & Hospitality Career Fair

Richland Library Offers Networking Opportunity for Job Seekers WHAT:    Retail & Hospitality Career Fair WHEN:    6 - 8 p.m., Tuesday, August 7 WHERE:   Richland Library Main 1431 Assembly St.,                 Columbia, SC 29201 WHO:      Free & open to the public Don't miss out on this networking opportunity. Join Richland Library's…
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Redneck Riviera Whiskey Now Distributed in Colorado by RNDC

Eastside Distilling, Inc. (NASDAQ: EAST), maker of craft spirits, today announced that its Redneck Riviera Whiskey is now distributed in the state of Colorado by Republic National Distributing Company (“RNDC”). Jarrett Catalani, Senior Vice President of Sales for Eastside Distilling, said, “We’re pleased to have Redneck Riviera Whiskey distributed in Colorado by RNDC, the leading distributor of fine…
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Freddy’s opens third Columbia-area location Tuesday

IRMO, S.C. – Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers opens Tuesday, July 10, at 10611 Broad River Rd. in Irmo. The new restaurant joins two other Freddy’s locations at 2879 Sunset Blvd. in West Columbia and 457 Killian Rd. in Columbia. “The surrounding residential neighborhoods around Lake Murray make the location a great fit for Freddy’s,” said Brett Rickert, franchise owner. “Once…
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Willie Jewell’s Old School Bar-B-Q Lexington Bound

Jacksonville, FL & Lexington, SC (July 16, 2018) - Willie Jewell’s Old School Bar-B-Q, the fast-casual spinoff from the 69 year veteran Bono’s Pit Bar-B-Q concept, is expanding in Lexington, SC. Willie Jewell’s will be opening its newest location towards the end of August. Locally-owned by Willie Jewell’s franchisee, Jeff Katz the first Lexington location…
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‘Memphis’ Musical Comes To Trustus Theatre

Fall in love with the intoxicating rhythm of the rock ‘n’ roll of the ‘50s COLUMBIA, S.C. – Trustus Theatre brings the Tony Award-winning hit musical, Memphis by Joe Dipietro and David Bryan, to the Thigpen Main Stage this summer. Showing from June 29 – July 28, 2018, this show brings two unlikely characters together…
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Mayor lauds first Palmetto Trail foot race—‘an awesome event’

COLUMBIA, SC — “What an awesome event to be held in our community,” Pomaria Mayor Darryl Hentz said about the successful first Palmetto Trail foot race that Palmetto Conservation Foundation (PCF) hosted recently. Mayor Hentz added, “We are looking forward to more events taking place on this beautiful portion of the Trail.” He expressed a…
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