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Details: Greenville, S.C.

If You Go

Want to take a spur-of-the-moment trip to Greenville, S.C.? Here’s what you need to know for the weekend of May 6-8:

Getting There

Southwest offers nonstop flights from BWI Marshall to Greenville-Spartanburg, with fares starting at $235. Plan your itinerary with our interactive map.

Where to Stay

The Westin Poinsett

120 S. Main St.


Elegant historic hotel built in 1925. Rooms from $199.

Where to Eat

Cafe @ Williams Hardware

13 S. Main St., Travelers Rest


An ideal spot for cyclists in need of a meal. Lunch sandwiches from $5.50.

The Lazy Goat

170 Riverplace


Impressive Mediterranean-themed food on the water. Dinner plates from $5.

Luna Rosa Gelato Cafe

9 W. Washington St.


Sample any or all of the flavors. Single scoop $3.95.

What to Do

Reedy Rides


Will deliver bicycles within a three-mile radius of downtown. Four hours $15, eight hours $25, two days $45.

Swamp Rabbit Tram Trail


About 14 miles from Greenville to Travelers Rest.

Art Crossing

100 and 200 Riverplace

Studios open 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday.

Greenville County Museum of Art

420 College St.


Tuesday-Saturday 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., Sunday 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Free.

Greenville Zoo

150 Cleveland Park Dr.


Daily 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Adults $7.75, children 3-15 $4.50.

Kilgore-Lewis House

560 N. Academy St.


Gardens surrounding a historic house. Monday-Friday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Free.


All lodging and fight info valid as of press time Thursday, April 21, 2011.

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