Thoroughbred Country South Carolina

Feel the thundering hooves of horses; smell the homemade bread baking; sample the fresh peaches and strawberries; view Civil War and living history; enjoy the songs of birds in our natural areas. Thoroughbred Country - We're Way More than Horses!

Thoroughbred Country offers a myriad of dining and entertainment options as well as things to see and do and accommodations which will make the perfect complement to Atlanta, Charleston and Myrtle Beach tours.

Discover our past as you scour civil war battle sites and view plantation homes that still retain all the grace and charm of yesteryear. Tour graceful Aiken and learn about its beginnings as a winter colony for wealthy northerners.

Quench your thirst with water from the Healing Springs near Blackville. Paddle the Edisto River, the longest, free-flowing, blackwater river in the United States. Discover natural beauty along the area’s highways and byways or in an elegant garden.

Stroll downtown districts and off the beaten path shops for world-renown artwork, locally thrown pottery, handmade crafts and other one-of-a kind treasures.

Come join us for these February events.
Remember, our full calendar is available 24/7/365 -
www.TBredCountry.org/Calendar.

Public Comment Sought for State Recreation Plan. The South Carolina Department of Parks, Recreation & Tourism is seeking public input on recreational preferences and priorities as it develops the 2019 South Carolina State Comprehensive Outdoor Recreation Plan (SCORP.) Public comment can be made by taking a survey at this link until February 28. https://www.scprt.com/recreation/statewide-comprehensive-outdoor-recreation-plan

Enjoy music?
Remember, our online events calendar is available 24/7/365.
www.TBredCountry.org/Calendar

February is the month of love. Give the special person in your life flowers that will last and be beautiful for years to come with Jim Harrison's beloved flower prints and notecards. www.TBredCountry.org/shopping
Jim Harrison Gallery

Back by popular demand, this high-energy group is a joyous celebration of Cuban music and dance styles. With melodies and rhythms from cha cha cha to rumba, and from "Son Cubano" style to the salsa, the All-Stars will showcase a wide variety of Cuban beats. For more info http://bit.ly/2GyDs6D

Do you have a favorite, local eatery in Thoroughbred Country South Carolina? www.TBredCountry.org/Where-to-Eat

Check out these lovely items at Tagadu's in Bamberg, SC. They are conveniently located on US 301. www.TBredCountry.org/shopping

Jim Harrison Gallery photo credit.

Thoroughbred Country, South Carolina is alive with the sound of music. www.TBredCountry.org/Calendar

Shopping for uniques? A listing of where to shop can be found on our website http://www.tbredcountry.org/shopping

Looking for something to do close to home? The Thoroughbred Country South Carolina calendar of events is full of ideas. Accessible 24/7/365. www.TBredCountry.org/Calendar.

Mark your calendars. www.birdcount.org. Thoroughbred Country South Carolina is a great place for birders. www.TBredCountry.org.

Do you enjoy the road less traveled? Rivers Bridge is offering a Battlefield Tour, February 2 at 11:00 am. Call the site to reserve your spot. $5 per person. (803) 267-3675. www.TBredCountry.org/Search-Attractions

What's happening in Thoroughbred Country, South Carolina?
Note, a full calendar of events is available 24/7/365 - www.TBredCountry.org/Calendar

Feeling hungry? Here's another great eatery in Thoroughbred Country, South Carolina. US 278, Barnwell, SC. Mr. B's Food And Spirits.
www.TBredCountry.org/Where-to-Eat

Sharing from our Southeast Tourism Society friends - As we wind down #29daysofplanforvacation, we want to thank U.S. Travel Association & Project: Time Off and remind you to tag us in all your adventures in 2019! Use #STSvacay #escapesouth and #SETourism to be featured.

The Savannah River is the dividing border between Thoroughbred Country, South Carolina and Georgia. The Lower Savannah River Alliance has an active FB page for items of interest on the river. Lower Savannah River Alliance.
Lower Savannah River Alliance
http://www.tbredcountry.org/Search-Attractions

Looking for a Valentine's Day gift? Jim Harrison Cookbook: Southern Cooking and Southern Stories is available at the gallery or online. Open Tuesday, January 29 from 11am to 5pm. Jim Harrison Gallery

Need ideas for day trips? We have suggestions.
http://www.tbredcountry.org/Resources/2408.pdf

The Aiken Center for the Arts’ Aiken Antique Show FEBRUARY 1-3, 2019. The show and sale will feature vintage pieces for gardens as well as high-quality antique furniture, paintings, lighting, jewelry, and rugs. Come, experience, and celebrate one of the Southeast’s most distinctive events. bit.ly/2R74YOS

Shopping for uniques? A listing of where to shop can be found on our website http://www.tbredcountry.org/shopping

Enjoy baseball? Make plans to join the GreenJackets for a game at SRP Park.
https://www.facebook.com/GreenJacketsBaseball/

Need ideas for day trips? We have suggestions.
http://www.tbredcountry.org/Resources/2408.pdf

"The time is always right to do what is right."
Martin Luther King, Jr.

What's new? Pedego Electric Bikes is in Aiken. Rentals and guided rides available. https://www.facebook.com/PedegoAiken/

Great place to enjoy a Sunday buffet. https://www.tbredcountry.org/Where-to-Eat

Need some extra room for visitors? Thoroughbred Country SC has a list of places to stay. https://www.tbredcountry.org/Where-to-Stay

Make plans to attend these January events. A full listing for 2019 can be found on our website, accessible 24/7. www.TBredCountry.org/Calendar.

The Savannah River is the dividing border between Thoroughbred Country, South Carolina and Georgia. The Lower Savannah River Alliance has an active FB page for items of interest on the river. Lower Savannah River Alliance. http://www.tbredcountry.org/Search-Attractions

Have you been to Aiken's newest museum? Open Friday and Saturdays with free admission. SRS Museum and Heritage Foundation
http://www.tbredcountry.org/Search-Attractions

The VIDA Guitar Quartet brings together four guitarists of exceptional artistry and unerring musical instinct. Their seemingly effortless sense of ensemble and their broad range of timbres and dynamics evokes listening to an entire orchestra and not merely to four guitars. For more info bit.ly/2BYza4f

Shopping this weekend? www.TBredCountry.org/Shopping
Jim Harrison Gallery

There are seats available for this Saturday's Aiken Trolley Tour. These tours typically sell out. We invite you to call today and reserve your seat. www.TBredCountry.org/Calendar

Did you know the Blackville Heritage Museum is open every Tuesday from 2-4:00 pm? Blackville Museum
http://www.tbredcountry.org/Search-Attractions

Clemson Tigers print by Jim Harrison. Jim Harrison Gallery

Feeling hungry? Did you know Thoroughbred Country South Carolina's website has a list of where to eat? http://www.tbredcountry.org/Where-to-Eat.

Mark your calendars. www.birdcount.org. Thoroughbred Country South Carolina is a great place for birders. www.TBredCountry.org.

Tickets are on sale now for the VIDA Guitar Quartet on January 17, 2019. VIDA Guitar Quartet has released 4 albums and performed in festivals around the world. VIDA is known for their precision and mastery of performance. If you can lose yourself to guitar music, be sure to see the VIDA Guitar Quartet in Concert here in Aiken. www.TBredCountry.org/Calendar

Shopping early? The Little Red Barn Gallery is preparing. Little Red Barn Pottery & Art Gallery. A listing of where to shop can be found on our website http://www.tbredcountry.org/shopping

Make plans to catch a game in 2019 www.TBredCountry.org/Calendar.

Please enjoy this flyer of January happenings in Thoroughbred Country, South Carolina. A full 2019 list can be found on our website calendar www.TBredCountry.org/Calendar

Happy New Year from Thoroughbred Country South Carolina! Visit our website calendar to plan your 2019. www.TBredCountry.org/Calendar

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2748 Wagener Road (POB 850, 29802)
Aiken, SC
29801
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Aiken County Visitors Center Aiken County Visitors Center
133 Laurens St NW
Aiken, 29801

Your 1st Stop in Aiken County, SC

Visit Aiken SC Visit Aiken SC
406 Park Ave SE
Aiken, 29801

We serve as the official tourism entity for the beautiful City of Aiken. Take a minute to see the charm and beauty that makes Aiken a place like no other!

208 Abbeville Bed and Breakfast, Aiken, South Carolina 208 Abbeville Bed and Breakfast, Aiken, South Carolina
208 Abbeville Ave NW
Aiken, 29801

Fully restored 100-year-old home has three large bedrooms with full baths. Delicious breakfast served daily by the owner, local chef, Bruce Shipman.