Greenville’s revitalization of their downtown stems from over a quarter century of planning with the help of public-private partnerships mixed with strategic and sound planning. Greenville’s central business district is the largest in South Carolina. The vision of this redevelopment is based on the opportunity for people to live, work and play in a thriving state of the art community, thereby creating a flourishing downtown atmosphere.
Greenville offers great shopping, dining, recreation and accommodations. Shopping is Greenville sets a canvas for all shoppers at heart offering designer boutiques, eclectic shops and major chains set amongst tree lined streets in shopping districts around town. While shopping of course you will need to eat, so check out the wide variety of options from local coffee shops to light lunches to fine dining at the many fine culinary locations, many have mid-day menus for the lighter appetites. Check out the Greenville Arts & Entertainment Guide for a detailed list of options. Recreation options are endless in Greenville, whether you like to enjoy a picnic lunch from one of our local deli’s, biking, hiking, boating, fishing or camping, The Blue Ridge Mountains, along with our city, county and state parks offer enjoyment and breathtaking view for all ages. Accommodations are vast with over 8,000 rooms available at 75 locations that include the simple homey atmosphere of a bed and breakfast to the luxury hotels.
Greenville Convention and Visitors Bureau is a great resource for all your planning needs. Their services range from assisting with arrangements to finalization of your event details including; Assistance with press releases, offering greeters or Visitors Information tables at registration, flyers with area attractions, activities, and events of interest during your stay, coordination of day trips, outings, guided tours and/or golfing, informational brochures and their Housing Bureau Assistant. Greenville has a variety of venues for meetings, conventions, weddings and family gatherings; Such as BI-LO Center, TD Convention Center, Peace Center, Camp Buckhorn and Falls Park. Greenville has renovated itself into a location destination for all of the family. There are new adventures just waiting for you.