Our Sponsors

With an estimated attendance of over 39,000 people in 2023, the economic impact on Greenwood was significant.  Blues musicians and blues fans, BBQ teams and judges, and other festival attendees not wanting to miss any of the action often choose to stay in Greenwood's hotels and patronize local restaurants and retail establishments.  In 2023, the Festival of Discovery generated over $2.7 million in revenue to the local economy of Greenwood.  2024 is our 23rd Anniversary and we hope you will join us as a sponsor as we celebrate "23 Years of BBQ & Blues in Uptown Greenwood"!
The Festival of Discovery is marketed significantly locally and throughout South Carolina, North Carolina and Georgia.  Website and radio advertising, newspaper and other print media, and electronic media are all utilized in the promotion of this event.  Both the South Carolina Festival of Discovery and the City of Greenwood use extensive social media marketing and have a strong following that is continuously growing! 

Are you interested in becoming a sponsor? Click here for sponsorship information!

2024 SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES ARE NOW AVAILABLE! CLICK THE LINK ABOVE!

The 2023 SC Festival of Discovery is presented by:

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Pitmaster Sponsors

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Bad to the Bone Sponsors


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Main Stage Sponsor
 
 
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Media Sponsors

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Fired Up Sponsors
 
Pepsi | Deep South Smokers | 
| Leaf Filter Gutter Protection | Greenwood Shrine Club
Renewal by Andersen of the Carolinas | Self Regional Healthcare |CUTCO Cutlery | Bathfitter |
Window Depot of the Upstate | Capital Vacations | Cantey Foundation Specialists |
Rainbow Vacuums of Pelzer | Cricket Wireless | T-Mobile | Spinnaker Resorts
 

Smokin' Sponsors
 
First Citizens Bank

Hot Dog Eating Competition Sponsor
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Blues Cruise Sponsor
 
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Kids Zone Sponsor
 
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Kids Que Sponsor
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