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Carowinds Spending $50 Million on Amusement Park Improvements
The world's tallest, fastest coaster is the centerpiece of the project, and is expected to open in the spring of 2015.

$3 Million Spent to Develop new Waterfront B&B in Beaufort
Historic Anchorage House is now Anchorage 1770, a 15-room inn along Beaufort's storied waterfront.

$15.5 Million Invested in New Florence County Museum
Six new galleries that focus on fine art and history help tell the story of the Pee Dee.

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.