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August 2014 News & Economic Indicators of Tourism in South Carolina
Some indicators are up, the deadline for welcome center ads is near, and int'l marketing is making strides.

$750,000 Invested in Aerial Adventure Hilton Head
With 50 in-the-tree activities on six different courses, the new attraction complements a zipline and marina complex.

$23 Million Invested in State Museum Expansion / Renovation
Windows to New Worlds added an observatory, planetarium and 4-D theater.

New Conference Center / Hotel Planned for Summerville
The $30 million investment will build a 66-room boutique hotel, retail shops and conference space.

Anderson County Parks Invests $3.1 million to Expand Boat Landing
Green Pond will have three new deep-water launch lanes and expanded parking for boat trailers and spectators.

$80 million Invested in new Hotel / Retail Complex in Charleston
Hyatt House and Hyatt Place hotels will anchor a new complex on upper King Street in midtown Charleston.

July 2014 Tourism News
Includes information on new state tourism campaign, newly upgraded website and economic indicators.

North Myrtle Beach Invests $15 million in new Sports Complex
The park can accommodate baseball, softball, soccer, lacrosse and other sports, has trails and other conveniences.

CBS spends $17.9 million filming "Reckless" in South Carolina
The filming generated 861 job opportunities in 2013.

NWTF invests $10 million in South Carolina
National Wild Turkey Federation to add new Hunting Heritage Center.