SC governor allowing tourist attractions to reopen Friday, May 22
COLUMBIA, S.C. (WIS) - Gov. Henry McMaster just announced numerous attractions across the state can reopen beginning Friday, May 22.
McMaster said attractions large and small may reopen on Friday.
Examples of attraction facilities that may reopen include, but are not limited to, the following:
Historic buildings and sites
Amusement park rides
Miniature golf facilities
The governor’s accelerateSC task force has issued guidelines to these businesses to reopen safely, he said. Click or tap here to read those.
McMaster also pointed out that some attractions will remain closed -- including movie theaters, concert venues, race tracks, bowling alleys, adult entertainment, and night clubs.
This announcement comes one day after state leaders made the suggestion to reopen attractions during an accelerateSC meeting.
They wanted to reopen attractions in time for Memorial Day weekend, saying it would “spread out” crowds seen at the state’s beaches last weekend.