The Epic Quest lets teams of two find clues in Greenville for a chance to win money and more

GREENVILLE, S.C. – Locally Epic is launching a Greenville-based scavenger hunt where teams will have a chance to win $5,000 in cash this October.

The Epic Quest will be an all-day scavenger hunt around Greenville on Saturday, October 14, where teams of two will score points by visiting more than 20 “epic” local businesses and landmarks while adding to their totals by taking part in a social media challenge. The first place team wins $2,500, second place team wins $1,500 and the third place team wins $1000. Participating teams will be sent more details as the event draws near.

Interested teams can sign up here. In addition, both team members must download the Locally Epic app (available here), agree to make either their Instagram or Facebook accounts public during the event, both members must be over age 21, wear a provided Locally Epic T-shirt during the event and sign a waiver before being put into the pool of potential teams. The Epic Quest plans to cap the number of teams at 50. Teams will be notified if they are participating later this month.

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Locally Epic taking part in SC Football Hall Kickoff – UpStateBizSC

Football legends are coming to downtown Greenville, and Locally Epic is going to be there.

The South Carolina Football Hall of Fame is hosting its College Football Kick-off Event presented by Ingles on Friday, September 1, from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. on South Main Street in the West End.

“One of the main aspects of Locally Epic is reflecting what is happening in the community and taking part in it,” said Chase Michaels, the company’s founder. “South Carolina loves football and so does Locally Epic. This is a perfect fit.”

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Locally Epic taking part in College Football Kick-Off – GSA BizWire.com

GREENVILLE, S.C. – Football legends are coming to downtown Greenville, and Locally Epic is going to be there. The South Carolina Football Hall of Fame is hosting its College Football Kick-off Event presented by Ingles on Friday, September 1, from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. on South Main Street in the West End.

“One of the main aspects of Locally Epic is reflecting what is happening in the community and taking part in it,” said Chase Michaels, the company’s founder. “South Carolina loves football and so does Locally Epic. This is a perfect fit.”

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WATCH: Entrepreneur Minute with Chase Michaels, Locally Epic


GREENVILLE, S.C. – Entrepreneur Minute with Chase Michaels, Founder of Locally Epic.

Locally Epic is a mobile platform that allows local consumers to find local offers and promotions from a wide range of businesses in real time, while allowing businesses to effectively reach new audiences. The UpstateBizSC Entrepreneur Minute is a one minute interview in support of entrepreneurship.

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GSA Business: Locally Epic launches business marketing app

GREENVILLE, S.C. – “It’s just after 12 p.m. and you’re walking down Main Street in downtown Greenville. Suddenly, your smartphone starts buzzing, telling you that a restaurant a block away is having a lunch special.

Hungry and curious, you make your way to the restaurant and take advantage of that advertised lunch special. Locally Epic launched the app that allows participating businesses to create instant promotions to attract potential customers in real time. Chase Michaels, Locally Epic founder and CEO, said the platform is not like the e-commerce marketplace Groupon.

“When Groupon came out, they were hot for small business,” Michaels said. “They went public, and it was hot, but it’s not good for small business because they are carrying the cost for 90 days.”

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Greenville CEO: Locally Epic App Creates New Way to Get Offers and Promos

GREENVILLE, S.C. – An innovative new app is launching locally that will allow businesses and consumers to connect in ways never before seen in the region.

“Locally Epic provides local businesses with the leading hyper-local mobile marketing software-as-a-service platform through its app that allows them to reach consumers who are nearby and ready to buy their products right now,” Michaels said.

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UpstateBizSC: Get Greenville offers on Locally Epic app

GREENVILLE, S.C. – An innovative new app is launching locally that will allow businesses and consumers to connect in ways never before seen in the region.

Locally Epic also is creating mass way for small business to get noticed, Michaels said. A lot of people are deleting apps from their phone, while many small businesses don’t have the resources to create new apps to meet market needs. Locally Epic allows companies to share the app, and by creating value to consumers the app is more likely to get added – not purged.

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Greenville Business Mag: Locally Epic launches app

GREENVILLE, S.C. – An innovative new app is launching locally that will allow businesses and consumers to connect in ways never before seen in the region.

Locally Epic will enable Greenville area consumers to engage with homegrown businesses, which in turn helps to drive the local economy,” Michaels said. “We are taking the think and buy local motto to a new level. We want people to focus on what makes Greenville truly epic.

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