Category Archives: Hospitality/Tourism

Historic Columbia Announces January 2019 Events

COLUMBIA, S.C., Wednesday, January 2, 2019 — Ring in the New Year with Historic Columbia at our January programs and events. This month, we will offer an exclusive Behind-the-Scenes Tour of Claussen’s Inn, a Research Roundtable on the historic Babcock Building, a talk and book signing with Judge Richard Gergel and the return of Historic Happy Hour Trivia! The full January calendar of…
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Veteran-Owned and Operated Hot Sauce Company Expanding in Columbia

[caption id="attachment_19126" align="alignnone" width="5000"] The General's Hot Sauce[/caption] (January 7, 2018) – Smoke Hall Foods L3C, the veteran-owned and operated parent company of The General’s Hot Sauce, has announced it will relocate its business headquarters from 804B S. Edisto Ave to 2651 Shop Rd. in Columbia. The General’s Hot Sauce produces all-natural, small batch, award-winning…
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Hampton by Hilton Debuts in Columbia, South Carolina

New hotel opens near Killian Road COLUMBIA, S.C. – November 28, 2018 – Hilton's (NYSE: HLT) Hampton by Hilton brand, the global mid-priced hotel known for its commitment to providing thoughtful service, today announced the opening of its newest property, Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton Columbia Killian Road in Columbia, South Carolina. This 108-room hotel offers travelers the confidence of a…
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South Carolina Beer Wholesalers Association Announces New Leadership, Appoints Lance Boozer Executive Director

Lea Barnwell Kerrison to serve as General Counsel and Candice Spencer named Director of Operations Columbia, S.C. – The South Carolina Beer Wholesalers Association (SCBWA), the state’s premier advocate for independent beer distributors, today announced several staffing additions, including the appointment of Lance Boozer as the organization’s new Executive Director. Boozer brings more than a…
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Hardscoop Distillery Rolls Out 16 Proof Holiday Flavors in Columbia, SC

[caption id="attachment_18230" align="alignleft" width="200"] Chocolate Peppermint Bark[/caption] Hardscoop Distillery ­­­­­Releases Limited Edition Holiday Flavors of 16 Proof Alcohol Ice Cream CHARLESTON, SC Nov. 8, 2018 – Hardscoop Distillery, the innovators of 16 proof ultra-premium alcohol ice cream, is releasing two new flavors in time for the holidays, Eggnog and Chocolate Peppermint Bark. Often woven into…
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Bone-In Barbeque Offers Advance Orders for Thanksgiving

Order Deadline Monday, Nov. 19 at 4:00 p.m. Columbia, S.C. (Nov. 6, 2018) - Chef Scott Hall's Bone-In Barbeque restaurant in the BullStreet District in downtown Columbia, S.C., is offering an advance pick-up menu for Thanksgiving 2018. View the Thanksgiving pick-up menu online: https://www.boneinbarbeque.com/news-item/thanksgiving-advance-pick-up-orders-now-available/. Thanksgiving pick-up orders must be placed by Monday, Nov. 19 at…
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Vista Lights Kicks off the 2018 Midlands Holiday Season Thursday, November 15

WHAT: The Congaree Vista’s signature open house kicks off the holiday season with artistic performances, live music and dancing. Favorite galleries, shops and restaurants in the Vista will open their doors to showcase their holiday treasures before and following the Vista’s tree lighting with Mayor Steve Benjamin and other city leaders. WHEN: 5 to 10…
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