Visit Lake Murray Podcast
Welcome to the Lake Murray Country Podcast
Your official source for all the fantastic things to do in Capital City/Lake Murray Country.
Capital City/Lake Murray Country is the official source for all things Lake Murray Country. Find information on attractions, dining, hotels, outdoor recreation, fishing, golf, and events to plan your next trip. Explore the “Top Southern Destinations” of Columbia, Lexington, Newberry, and Saluda.
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Check out the vibrant arts offerings in Lake Murray Country
Lake Murray Country is home to a wide variety of arts, from colorful murals and arts districts to national touring musicians and unique festivals – there is something for everyone. Newberry, South Carolina has redefined itself as an arts town. Home to the South Carolina Clay Conference, the Newberry Arts Center hosts prestigious potters from all over the world each fall. Explore the Cayce River Arts District with its colorful murals and sculptures crafted by talented local artists. Located near the Cayce Riverwalk Park the arts district is a must-see during your visit! From national touring Broadway musicals at the Koger Center for the Arts to the Village Square Theatre where young thespians are learning valuable life skills, theatrical arts abound in Lake Murray Country.
Explore Lake Murray Country’s Rich History
South Carolina has played a pivotal role in our nation’s history for centuries. With many monumental events happening right here in Lake Murray Country, there is so much history to discover! Many locations offer FREE admission like the South Carolina Confederate Museum and Relic Room. Stop by and explore their new exhibit this Veteran’s Day honoring those who fought in the Vietnam War. Explore the town of Blythewood’s rich history with a visit to the Blythewood Historical Society and Museum and take a peek back in time. Did you know that America is turning 250 years old? The South Carolina Sestercentennial Commission (SC250) is preparing for a celebration unlike any other by honoring South Carolina’s vital role in the American Revolution. From museums to historic sites and more, we’ll help plan your next visit to the region and make it a historic one.
World Class fishing on Lake Murray!
Capital City/Lake Murray Country is one of the world’s top fishing destinations! With over 650 miles of shoreline, Lake Murray is home to some of the best freshwater fish, making it the perfect “fishing hole.” With over 12 species of fish including largemouth bass and striper luring local and national fishing tournaments each year – anglers love Lake Murray as they can easily spot their lures in the clear water while reeling in a big one! The old adage “teach a man to fish and he will eat for a lifetime” remains true as knowledgeable and talented fishing guides are available to take you out on the water. Experience the camaraderie, thrill, and excitement of fishing on the waters of “the best bass fishing lake in the world.” Come Alive on Lake Murray!