Welcome to Rock Hill, SC!
Named a “Boom Town” by the New York Times, Rock Hill’s is growing like never before. With a burgeoning art and dining scene, and rich culture and history, there's plenty of ways to explore.
Grab a Bite:
Along with that incredible growth comes amazing locally-owned restaurants. Looking for an easy lunch? Legal Remedy Brewing offers great drinks on tap with the perfect southern bite. Dine with a view over the Catawba River at the Pump House or make your way to Old Town Rock Hill for date night at Old Town Kitchen & Cocktails, Kounter, or Flipside Restaurant.
Shop 'til You Drop:
Shop our unique stores. For home goods and décor, try The Mercantile, Overhead Station, Hickory Post, or Azure Sky. Looking for the latest clothing trends? Try Chic Boutique, Le Sorelle, Gypsy Debutante, Song’s, or McFaddens Men’s Shop.
Stretch your legs and explore Old Town Rock Hill. From Glencairn Garden to Fountain Park, there’s plenty of green space in the heart of Old Town. Grab a selfie at one of the murals along the Mural Mile or discover a new gallery at the Center for the Arts.
Pro Tip: Stay downtown at Rock Hill’s Bed & Breakfast at the East Main Guest House or the Cambria at University Center.
Get Around Rock Hill
Free Bus Transportation
The My Ride Transit System is one of the best ways to get around Rock Hill! The bus system, which launched in July 2019, is free to ride, has mobile charging ports and free Wi-Fi, and is outfitted to be ADA compliant. Need a break from riding your bike? The bus even has bike racks on the front! With four fixed routes, the bus runs along the key corridors of the city, taking you from one end to the other, allowing you to visit almost any place in Rock Hill. You can download the My Ride mobile app to track where the bus currently is, preview routes, find nearby bus stops, and more!
The downtown loop, called Route 1: Knowledge Park Loop, has a bus stop right in front of the Rock Hill Sports & Event Center.
Comporium launched a Bike Share program in Old Town Rock Hill in 2018 as an eco-friendly way to maximize a sense of community while simultaneously reducing traffic and motor vehicle pollution. The bikes can be found at several different "hub" locations including Fountain Park, Legal Remedy Brewing, the Anderson Apartments, and Winthrop's campus. The first two hours are FREE and each hour after that is only $6. Reserve a bike by signing up online or by using the free Social Bikes app.
Learn more about Comporium's Bike Share program here.