Category Archives: Hospitality/Tourism

Green Book of S.C. Travel Guide to Increase Impact of $2.4 Billion S.C. African American Travel Industry 

Major new international tourism tool launched by S.C. African American Heritage Commission [caption id="attachment_9611" align="alignleft" width="300"] Green Book of S.C. Travel Guide[/caption] (COLUMBIA, S.C.) — The first-ever mobile travel guide to S.C. African American cultural sites, the Green Book of South Carolina, has been launched by the South Carolina African American Heritage Commission, offering residents…
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SCE&G to Open Lake Murray Public Parks for 2017 Recreation Season

Cayce, S.C. (April 3, 2017) – SCE&G’s public parks on both sides of the Lake Murray Dam will open for the season on Wednesday, April 5. The boat-launching park on the Irmo side and the beach/recreation area on the Lexington side will remain open through Sept. 8. “We’re proud to provide safe, fun public spaces…
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State Barbecue Champion Named at the Commissioner’s Cup BBQ Cook-off and Festival

[caption id="attachment_8587" align="alignleft" width="1200"] Killer B’s BBQ of Evans, GA took home the Grand Champion title from the 2017 Commissioner’s Cup BBQ Cook-off and Festival.[/caption] COLUMBIA– The 6th annual Commissioner’s Cup BBQ Cook-off and Festival named a new State Barbecue Champion on Saturday, March 25. The South Carolina Department of Agriculture hosted this competition at…
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International Culinary Institute of Myrtle Beach Builds Momentum

$15 million facility attracts top-flight chef, boasts 100 percent placement rate (MYRTLE BEACH, S.C.) March 20, 2017 -- When Horry Georgetown Technical College opened its $15 million International Culinary Institute of Myrtle Beach (ICI) last fall, its leadership hoped to change the food business and how it operates along the Carolina coast with a world-class…
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ABC Columbia Golf Outing – April 13, 2017

BC Carolinas Columbia Council Presents: The Capital Classic Golf Outing Held at Timberlake Country Club 222 Timberlake Drive Chapin, SC 29036 (803)345-9909 Thursday, April 13, 2017 12:00 Check-in 1:00 Shotgun Start (Must register by April 6) $440 Per ABC Member Team $540 Per Non-Member Team Includes: Golf w/mulligan, Box Lunch, BBQ Dinner and unlimited Beverages…
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