Category Archives: Hospitality/Tourism

Leanna Lee Joins Wingate by Wyndham Lexington as Director of Sales

The Wingate by Wyndham is pleased to welcome Leanna Lee as their new Director of Sales. Prior to joining IMIC Hotels, Leanna spent five years as the Senior Sales Manager with the Great Wolf Lodge in Charlotte/Concord, NC. She is most noted for her management of the Democratic National Convention at the resort. She is…
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June Events at Historic Columbia

COLUMBIA, S.C. (May 18, 2016)— Whether it be Victorian pastimes or Past Adventures or cooling off in Cottontown, enjoy this famously hot June in the capital city with Historic Columbia. The full June events calendar is below. TOURS Historic House Museum Tours Tuesday – Saturday | 10am-3pm Sunday | 1-4pm | Tours leave at the…
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Harvest Week at Motor Supply Returns June 7-12

May 25, 2016 (COLUMBIA, S.C.) – Motor Supply Co. Bistro will celebrate summer in Columbia by honoring local farms during the savory, signature annual food event, Harvest Week at Motor Supply, June 7-12, 2016. The Midlands community is invited to join the farm-to-fork restaurant and 14 local, sustainable farms from across the Midlands for Harvest…
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Fatz Cafe completes major renovation in Lexington

LEXINGTON, S.C., March 31, 2016 – Individuals who visit the Lexington FATZ Cafe will be the first to experience the restaurant’s reenergized layout and offering. Guests can expect to enjoy the quality Southern-inspired food that FATZ Cafe is known for in a space that provides updated décor, more flexible seating and new menu items from…
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Motor Supply Co. Bistro Participates in Midlands Farm to Restaurant Week

May 11, 2016 (COLUMBIA, S.C.) – Motor Supply Co. Bistro will participate in “Midlands Farm to Restaurant Week,” a week long celebration of locally grown food, May 13-21; preceding the self-guided “Midlands Farm Tour,” May 21, 2016. After a hiatus in 2015, the Midlands Food Alliance presents “Midlands Farm to Restaurant Week” and “Midlands Farm…
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Lexington Fatz Cafe reopens after renovations

LEXINGTON, S.C., March 31, 2016 – Individuals who visit the Lexington FATZ Cafe will be the first to experience the restaurant’s reenergized layout and offering. Guests can expect to enjoy the quality Southern-inspired food that FATZ Cafe is known for in a space that provides updated décor, more flexible seating and new menu items from…
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Historic Columbia garden reception April 8

Mar. 29, 2016 (COLUMBIA, S.C.) – Long-forgotten historic ingredients of the Midlands region will be revived – and served to guests – at a garden reception on Friday, April 8, 2016, thanks to a unique partnership between Historic Columbia Foundation; Motor Supply Co. Bistro Executive Chef Wes Fulmer; and Dr. David Shields, McLintock Professor of…
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Tickets Going Fast for the April 2 Carolina Cup Steeplechase Race

CAMDEN, SC (March 22, 2016) –Tickets are selling at a brisk pace for this spring’s Carolina Cup race, according to Nick Ellis, Chief Executive Officer of the Carolina Cup Racing Association. In fact, several areas for the April 2 event have already sold out. “Slots in College Park rows A and B have already sold…
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