Department of English

Directions to the Literary Festival

First off, Click here for a Google Map.


  • The Hendrix Center shown in this map is our festival headquarters and is located off Cherry Road. Take US-76 to Silas N. Pearman Rd. (Perimeter Rd). Turn left. Follow to Cherry Road (stoplight). Turn right onto Cherry. The Hendrix Center will be on your left.
  • Other festival sites include: The Blue Heron, 356, and The Arts Center in Clemson. Directions to these sites are listed below.

Various Directions to Clemson University:

  • From Atlanta, Ga. (approx. 128 miles): I-85 N toward Charlotte, N.C.; take exit 19B to US-76 W to Clemson.Click Here
  • From Charlotte, N.C. (approx. 135 miles): I-85 S toward Atlanta, Ga.; take exit 19B to US-76 W to Clemson.Click Here
  • From Columbia, S.C. (approx. 137 miles): I-126 W to I-26 W toward Spartanburg, S.C.; exit I-385 W to Greenville, S.C.; exit I-85 S toward Atlanta, Ga.; take exit 19B to US-76 W to Clemson. Click Here
  • From Jacksonville, Fla. (approx. 425 miles): I-95 N toward Fayetteville, N.C.; exit I-26 W toward Spartanburg, S.C.; exit I-385 W toward Greenville, S.C.; exit I-85 S toward Atlanta, Ga.; take exit 19B to US-76 W to Clemson.Click Here
  • From Asheville, N.C. (approx. 93 miles): US-74 W to US-23 S to I-240 S to I-40 E toward Winston-Salem, N.C.; exit I-26 E toward Charleston, S.C.; exit US-25 S toward Travelers Rest; exit US-123 W toward Easley; go through Easley, on 123 to Clemson. Click Here

Map to the Arts Center in Clemson:

  • Several Literary Festival events will be staged at The Art's Center. Click Here for a Google Map.


Map to The Blue Heron: Click Here


Map to 356: Click Here