Top 10 Lists

Cameron Keegan on June 25th, 2013

It should come as no surprise to anyone who has ever been there, that Falls Park in Greenville, South Carolina has been named one of the best parks in the United States by  This is certainly not the first accolade Falls Park on the Reedy has received, and will definitely not be the last. […]

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Cameron Keegan on February 5th, 2013

It seems like we can’t go a week without Greenville, South Carolina being on a top 10 list for food or drink.  This week, Barley’s Taproom gets the honor for landing in the number 4 position for Maxim magazine’s “The Ten Best Restaurants (To Get Great Beer)”. Barley’s Taproom & Pizzeria lives up to its […]

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Cameron Keegan on January 11th, 2013

Southern Living Magazine’s “contest” of The South’s Tastiest Towns has Greenville, South Carolina as a finalist this year.  This should come as no surprise considering, not only the sheer number of restaurants (one of the highest per capita in the US), but also with events like euphoria and Fall for Greenville setting apart Greenville as a […]

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Cameron Keegan on June 18th, 2012

RealAge has released their ranking of the Top 10 Cities for Happy Marriages, and Greenville, South Carolina has ranked 2nd best, just behind Salt Lake City. From RealAge: “Lots of couples say “I do” in the romantic gardens of Falls Park on the Reedy River in downtown Greenville’s Historic West End. It seems there’s something […]

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Cameron Keegan on April 26th, 2012

Travel + Leisure Magazine has put together a ranking of “America’s Greatest Main Streets” in the May 2012 issue, and Greenville, South Carolina has made the list.  One key reason was the transformation of Main Street into a “pedestrian-friendly destination”, including reducing Main Street from four lanes to two lanes, and creating free parking spaces […]

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Cameron Keegan on April 24th, 2012

Seventeen days from now, downtown Greenville will transform into an art lover’s heaven for Artisphere 2012.  In its 8th year, Artisphere will feature 120 visual artists selected from a record-breaking 884 applications.  This is likely due to the plethora of awards the arts festival has received in previous years.  Just a few of those include Southeast […]

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Cameron Keegan on April 9th, 2012

Where to Retire Magazine has been rating just that since 1992.  Now, 20 years later, Greenville, SC has been ranked as one of the best places to retire in the US.  The annual rankings will be featured in the May/June 2012 issue, which will be available nationwide on April 17th. Mary Lu Abbott, editor of […]

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Cameron Keegan on April 7th, 2012

Greenville, South Carolina is one of the 10 fastest growing cities in the country, according to a ranking released by CNN Money yesterday.  During the time from 2000 to 2010, Greenville’s population grew by 32.5%.  The number one spot was claimed by our neighbor to the north, Charlotte, which saw its population increase by 64.6% […]

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For the second consecutive year, and the third time in 4 years, fDi (Foreign Direct Investment) Magazine has ranked Greenville, SC as the North American Microcity of the Future.  Let’s break that last sentence down.  Greenville, South Carolina is the number one city (population less than 100,000) of the future, in the entire continent.  fDi Magazine […]

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Cameron Keegan on March 28th, 2012

According to 24/7 Wall Street, the Greenville-Mauldin-Easley Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) is the 4th area in America where manufacturing and exports are “booming”.  The study was based upon manufacturing’s contribution to export growth, export share of Gross Domestic Product (GDP), the growth rate of exports from 2009 to 2010, and the change in GDP for […]

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