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25 Places to Scope Out This Summer in Louisville

Summer is a fine time to branch out–read a new book, sit on a different patio, try out that gallery you’ve been meaning to hit up. Whether you’re planning an exotic get-away or chained to your desk, it’s always a great time to be a tourist in your own town. Besides, what better season to…

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8 Steps to the Perfect Chill Weekend in Lexington

It’s that time of year when your social media feeds are full of beach pics and the ruddy complexions of friends lounging on far flung shores. Don’t let it get you down. Lex has all the makings for a perfect staycation. All you need is a little vitamin D and some gelato… 1. First, leave…

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15 Reasons We Want to be in Nashville Right About Now

There’s a myriad of reasons to love Nashville: gorgeous city parks, Hattie B’s Hot Chicken, The Nashville Farmers’ Market and the chances you’ll stumble into a really good music show while just trying to get a burger. Here’s 15 more reasons we want to be there, and we think you should too. 1. If you…

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What’s the Buzz with Union Market in D.C.?

Haven’t made it to Union Market in the NoMa district yet? Here’s a little pictorial to whet your whistle. It was drizzly and chilly the day we went, but that never stopped Sunday Funday. Make plans. Spring is prime time for new pop-ups and general merrymaking. Tuesday night yoga sessions at Dock 5, indie films…

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11 Patios to Change Your Outlook This Spring, RVA

Patio season is fast upon us. It’s time to stake a claim, Richmond. Leave that paperwork behind and enjoy the gorgeous temps before the mercury climbs to surface of the sun heights. You know it’s coming. Here are some of our favorite patios in RVA sure renew your faith in mankind, just when you need…

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10 Things to Love About Knoxville Right Now

1. It’s winter. It’s cold. You’ll need carbs…Makers Donuts is now open, people. 2. Remedy Coffee’s gorgeous new location. Because…coffee. 3. Harsh Cards at Striped Light Letterpress in the Holler–because not every valentine deserves chocolate. 4. Lugnut Bolt Belts and Whiskey Stained Denim at Marc Nelson Denim 5. Speaking of whiskey,  Knox Whiskey Works. Did…

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Holiday Gift Guide

It is that time of year again. Chances are the dregs of big box retail will sing their siren song. Don’t listen. We’ve got a better idea. Hit up these cool small businesses in Raleigh, and buy your loved ones something awesome. They deserve it, and your local proprietor will thank you in copious smiles.…

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South of the James Farmers Market Hotflash

The South of the James Farmers Market might stir up some neighborhood envy. Not only was it chosen as Best Farmers Market in the central region by Virginia Living magazine and one of the fifty best in the nation by Cooking Light, but it regularly garners hordes of locavores come rain or come shine…or in…

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Best of Hip Green Scene Vol. 1

It may not surprise you to hear we fall pretty hard for each town included here on Hip Green Scene, and while we have plenty more in store for you in the coming months, we felt the beginning of summer is the perfect time for a little recap of our adventures that might inspire you…

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Photo Bombing: 513 City Flea in Cincinnati

This urban curated flea market in lovely Washington Park is the bomb.  Here’s a photo collection of some of our favorite vendors from last year’s kick-off. Pictured above:  Coffee Emporium, The Cedar Studio, The Lovely Teaspoon, Tracy Makanani Handcrafted Cards Pictured above:  Ohio Valley Beard Supply, Oak Market Pop-up by Article, Decorum, Lily in Flux…

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