Welcome to Abbeville County, SC

Abbeville County

Best known for its authentic opera house and vintage shopping experiences, Abbeville County has a rich and colorful history tracing back to the 1700s. Abbeville’s downtown square is known for its colorful, classic architecture and churches. The area is rich in farmland and nature and has a wide range of natural resources such as Lake Russell where you will find Calhoun Falls State Park in Calhoun Falls, SC. The Long Cane District of the Sumter National Forest features a recreation area called Parsons Mountain, where you will find a beautiful lake, trails, and camping options. Abbeville County welcomes visitors with charming southern hospitality, unique outdoor adventures, and beautiful historic architecture.

A Weekend of Southern Charm and Mouthwatering Food at Inn on the Square in the Heart of Greenwood

By Hayley Hutson One of my favorite things about living in North Carolina is the abundance of charming towns within a few hours’ drive. From major players like Asheville and Charleston to hidden gems like South Carolina’s Old 96 District, there’s a worthwhile destination for every type of traveler. This fall, my fiancé and I…

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A Mother and Daughter Old 96 District Road Trip (from a 12-year old’s perspective)

Are you thinking of exploring the Old 96 District in South Carolina? I’m here to show you what a good time you can have enjoying their beautiful outdoor spaces, learning at important historical sites, and eating delicious food. When my mom told me just her and I were going on a three-day road trip to…

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5 Charming Small Towns (and 1 Small City) You Must Visit in South Carolina’s Old 96 District

By Jason Barnette South Carolina’s “Freshwater Coast” is sixty-five miles of coastline along the Savannah River – and one of the best hidden gems of the Old 96 District. The tourism district comprises five counties, is filled with small, charming towns connected by two-lane roads. Life is a bit slower as nature and history abound…

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