How to get there
Greenville, S.C., is 100 miles northeast of the capital, Columbia, and 100 miles southwest of Charlotte, N.C.
Where to stay
The Westin Poinsett 120 South Main St.
Beautifully restored 1920s hotel in the heart of downtown. Doubles from $185.
Hyatt Regency Greenville 220 North Main St.
This hotel started the revitalization of Greenville. Rooms $165-$249. Add $20 for breakfast for two.
Pettigru Place Bed & Breakfast 302 Pettigru St.
This B&B, on the National Register of Historic Places, is the only boutique hotel in the downtown. Rooms $99-$195.
Where to eat
Blue Ridge Brewing Co.
217 North Main St.
Great before or after the game, with fine beers brewed on the premises. Specialties: South Dakota buffalo burgers, omelets with wood-smoked bacon. Dishes $6-$18.
Wild Wing Cafe 15 West Washington St.
A regional chain that puts a Southern spin on Buffalo wings. Bar with live music upstairs. Wings $8.69.
Restaurant O 116 South Main St.
City's best steak house; closed Sundays. Entrees $19-$35.
What to do
Greenville Drive West End Field
945 South Main St.
Falls Park on the Reedy 601 South Main St.
Daily 7 a.m.-9 p.m.; free admission.
More information Visit www.greatergreenville.com.