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Conway Peanut Warehouse — Conway, South Carolina

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Conway Peanut Warehouse

The Peanut Warehouse is a familiar landmark in Conway. Built in 1900 to store peanuts and fertilizer, it was later used as a tobacco warehouse. Today it is operated as an event site by Scott Thompson, whose father, Sidney, works in the tobacco warehouse as a young boy. He transported tobacco to the building, which stored thousands of pounds of the crop for 13 different companies. Though tobacco leaves filled the 10,000-square-foot building for decades, the building’s name is a tribute to its original use as a storage place for peanuts.

Peanut Warehouse

Sara Dean of Moncks Corner, 2017 © Do Not Use Without Written Consent

The warehouse later became an event site for parties and other gatherings before it closed in 2014 due to structural issues. Scott Thompson signed a long-term lease for the building, which is owned by the Burroughs Company, on December of 2015. Thompson already owns and operates the popular event venue Bucksville Hall, also in Conway, and wanted to expand his acumen to another site while also preserving the historic warehouse. His family history with the Peanut Warehouse also drew him to the building.

Peanut Warehouse

Sara Dean of Moncks Corner, 2017 © Do Not Use Without Written Consent

Thompson restored the building, which sits off the Waccamaw River. He stabilized the piers beneath the floor, updated other structural issues, and made several cosmetic modifications. The warehouse finally re-opened in the spring of 2016, welcoming wedding parties, political stumps, business gatherings, concerts, and other events.

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Peanut Warehouse Conway Horry County

Sara Dean of Moncks Corner, 2017 © Do Not Use Without Written Consent

Peanut Warehouse Horry County

Sara Dean of Moncks Corner, 2017 © Do Not Use Without Written Consent

Conway Peanut Warehouse

John Brigman of Conway, 2007 © Do Not Use Without Written Consent

Reflections on Conway Peanut Warehouse

The picture above was taken by John English “Jeb” Brigman. Jeb writes: “Today the Peanut Warehouse is a venue for social events from high school proms to birthdays or gatherings of any sort. It, as well as two other warehouses, stands as a lasting monument to the business and culture of living on the Waccamaw River.”

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Conway Peanut Warehouse Info

Address: 107 Main Street, Conway, SC 29526
GPS Coordinates: 33.833347,-79.045432
Website: https://thompsonfarmandnursery.com/peanut-warehouse/

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12 Comments about Conway Peanut Warehouse

SCIWAY says:
October 6th, 2015 at 7:57 am

I suggest contacting the Conway Chamber of Commerce: http://conwayscchamber.com Good luck!

Heather Nichols says:
October 5th, 2015 at 10:17 pm

Hey, I want like to have a wedding here…How would I do that??

SCIWAY says:
January 5th, 2015 at 11:24 am

Thank you for the update, Deborah!

Deborah says:
January 5th, 2015 at 11:05 am

This is no longer available for rental 🙁

Bridget Cook says:
February 28th, 2013 at 2:13 pm

I am having my wedding at the riverwalk, and I want to have my party after at the warehouse but cant find a number for it.

Angie says:
February 22nd, 2013 at 1:52 pm

We are in the process of planning our CHS Class reunion, can you please provide me with contact information for the Peanut Warehouse. I will like pricing for reserving it for an evening to host the reunion.

SCIWAY says:
August 31st, 2012 at 7:12 am

Hi Lucy! Please check here for information on hotels in Conway! https://www.sciway.net/hotels/conway.html

Lucy says:
August 30th, 2012 at 5:40 pm

Will be visiting from out of state in October. Can you point me to a local hotel or motel?

SCIWAY says:
August 29th, 2011 at 8:47 am

Hi Louise! The Peanut Warehouse is located under the Main St Bridge — the address is 107 Main St, Conway, SC.

Louise Peyer says:
August 26th, 2011 at 6:20 pm

Need the physical address of The Peanut Warehouse. We are visiting next week and would love to see this place. Thanks so much!

SCIWAY says:
September 7th, 2010 at 11:32 am

Hi Kenneth! The best place to start would probably be to give the Conway Chamber of Commerce a call at (843) 248-2273. I’m sure they’ll be able to get you in touch with the right people. Good Luck!

Kenneth Johnson says:
September 7th, 2010 at 7:47 am

I graduated from Conway in 86′ and was wanting to go back and have my son and another band play there. I was told Hundredth, Larry Biddles’ grandson’s band, has played there. My son and the other band play the same genre of music. I would have a lot of fans in the Conway and Columbia area to attend. Who would I contact if this could go on?


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