Thoroughbred Country (Media Trips) Country (Media Trips)

Situated between Atlanta and Charleston – just east of Augusta, Georgia, lies Thoroughbred Country, South Carolina, an undiscovered area of rolling countryside, parks, antique shops, Civil War sites, plantation homes of yesteryear and more, encompassing the counties of Aiken, Allendale, Bamberg, and Barnwell.

This area of South Carolina offers a treasure trove of story opportunities and a chance to explore America’s rich history.

Here are just a few of the Annual Events that make this a unique place:SouthCarolina-01

Julius Daniels Memorial Blues Festival (February)
Battle of Aiken (February)
Juilliard in Aiken (March)
Salkehatchie Stew (March)
Allendale Cooter Fest (May)
Savannah River Fishing Tournament (May)
Schuetzenfest (August)
Model T’s to Olar (October)
Colonial Times A Day to Remember (October)
Raku Burn (October)
Fall Steeplechase (October)

WTMG members interested in obtaining details and contact information for arranging a press trip, please contact Jim Thompson.