Nature, Live Music, and Lake Cruises – See All There is to do at Lake Murray

Whether you want to observe the purple martins, listen to a live band on the lake, or take a sunset sail, Lake Murray, South Carolina offers it all! This is a growing list of events and activities available around Lake Murray. Many events are seasonal. Please visit each website (or click on the name) to …

Your Input Is Needed on the Plans to Upgrade the I-20/26/126 Corridor

The Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) describes the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) and South Carolina Department of Transportation (SCDOT) proposal to upgrade the I-20/26/126 corridor. Comments on the proposal from the public are welcome and due by September 17, 2018. Visit their website to read the draft proposal and learn ow to submit your comments:

Lexington, SC: One of the Top Family- Friendly Towns

Lexington, South Carolina has been named one of the 10 best places in South Carolina to raise your family, according to a new Wallethub study. The study measured cities in South Carolina based on metrics like affordability and education rank. Read the full article on The State Newspaper website here: See the Wallethub study here: …

August 11: Spurs Up Gamecock Fans

(photo credit: Palmetto Weekend) Colonial Life Fan Appreciation Day August 11, 2018; 2 PM- 3;30 PM Location: Jerri and Steve Spurrier football indoor practice facility Parking: FREE, Gamecock Park. Here’s your chance to take part in interactive football drills like a football toss, field goal kicking, pass catching, and more. Meet Cocky and the fall …

DYK: There’s a Convenience Store on the Lake

Now Lake Murray has it’s own floating convenience store, Brew Dawg Boat. They offer ice, soft drinks, snacks, hot dogs, towels, life jackets, and DNR approved “efficient sound producing devices”. Read an article about the new waterborne store on and check out Brew Dawg Boat’s Facebook page. (photo credit: Palmetto Weekend)