Justin Winter's Carolina Lake and Mountain Blog

“Ghostbusters” Movie with Live Orchestra!

Here in the Upstate, we frequently have the privilege of listening and enjoying live music courtesy of the Greenville Symphony Orchestra at the Peace Center on Main Street of Downtown Greenville. This phenomenal local group is often paired with well-known musicians. Next week, they will have a slightly different accompanist. A movie! That is correct… Read more »

The Old Pickens Presbyterian Church – Doors Open Sunday, October 28th!

Sunday, October 28th marks the last day of 2018 that you can enjoy the doors being open to a local historic site. The Old Pickens Presbyterian Church will be closed until spring of 2019 after October 28th. The doors will be open between 2:30 and 5:00pm on that date. This building is on the National… Read more »

Oconee County Public Library Celebrates 70th Anniversary!

  For many residents of the Lake Keowee area, such as The Cliffs at Keowee Falls homeowners, they are able to enjoy the benefits of the Oconee County Public Library (OCPL). This year marks the 70th anniversary of service! Customer Appreciation Week begins today, October 15th until Sunday the 21st. During this time, the OCPL… Read more »

Fall Bluegrass & Harvest Market Continues This Week UPDATE: Canceled due to weather

UPDATE: This event is canceled due to expected inclement weather.   Continuing this week on Thursday, October 11th at Trailblazer Park in Travelers Rest, the Fall Bluegrass & Harvest Market is a great way to welcome the Autumn season. The band this week will be Tugalo Holler of Westminster, South Carolina. You don’t want to… Read more »

Cashiers Leaf Festival

One of the many joys of living on Lake Keowee is the easy drive to the welcoming and beautiful Mountain towns nearby. Cashiers, North Carolina is one such favorite of The Cliffs Communities and The Reserve at Lake Keowee residents. This weekend, you can enjoy the Cashiers Leaf Festival, held Friday, October 5th through Sunday,… Read more »

The Eggs Benefit!

In two weeks, the Center for Developmental Services (CDS) will host their 7th annual Eggs Benefit on Thursday, October 4, 2018 at The Poinsett Club in Downtown Greenville. Breakfast will be served at 7:30 am and the program will begin at 8:00 am. A reservation is required to attend. Since 2012, this event has raised… Read more »

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