Jewel of South Carolina

4th of July

Get in the patriotic spirit and celebrate America’s birthday on Lake Murray! Now in its 34th year, the annual 4th of July Celebration on Lake Murray will be held on Saturday, July 2nd.

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Looking for your best shot...

Photo contest announcement! We're on the hunt for the next cover of Lake Murray Country's Visit Magazine! For more information and to submit your photo, click here. The deadline to submit is June 30th.

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Welcome to Lake Murray Country

Lake Murray, the Jewel of South Carolina, offers official visitor information for vacation planning, world-class fishing, boating, golf packages with fun and free things to do for the entire family. Visitors love exploring our great outdoors and three rivers while being close to downtown Columbia.

Plan Your Trip

Visiting the Region

We’ve got a diverse four county region and something for everyone.

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What We’re Known For

Arts and culture, family fun and endless sports and outdoor activities

What's Happening

From major fishing tournaments to concerts and more, Lake Murray’s events keep visitors entertained all year long.

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Ready to Come Home to the Lake? Request a Visitor's Guide

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Dine & Entertain

Explore the region’s many restaurants, entertainment venues with lots of metropolitan nightlife and quaint shopping districts.

Where To Eat

Take Home a Piece of Lake Life; Visit Our Souvenir Shoppe

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