Bowman, South Carolina: UFO Welcome Center

RoadsideAmerica.com Team Field Report

Address:
4004 Homestead Rd, Bowman, SC
Directions:
Jody's usually around from 10 AM to noon during the summer months. Look for his spotted pickup truck, then walk around to the trailer back door and knock politely. I-95 exit 82. Drive west nine miles into Bowman. At the United gas station turn right onto Elm St./County Rd S-38-36. UFO ahead on left.
Hours:
Phone disconnected. Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Admission:
Donation accepted, $20.
RA Rates:
Major Fun
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Jody's UFO Welcome Center.

UFO Welcome Center

Jody Pendarvis has spent years building a huge double-decker wooden flying saucer beside his trailer.

Roadsideamerica.com Report... [07/25/2010]

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UFO Welcome Center.

UFO Welcome Center

Loved it here at Jody's UFO Welcome Center.

[Bethany, 08/28/2021]

UFO Welcome Center.

UFO Welcome Center

No longer in its glory days. But the UFO Welcome Center is still awesome to see.

[Brooke Chesson-Riedel, 05/27/2020]

UFO Welcome Center.

UFO Welcome Center

The UFO Welcome Center was open with no one in attendance, but a guest book was out to sign. Survived the climb to the top and back down! There are definitely spots that don't feel secure and the two ladders are nerve-wracking for people who are bothered by heights (like me). Well worth the visit!

[Dawn Rykheart, 03/03/2019]

UFO.

UFO Welcome Center

Jody seems to be working on a second UFO!

[Nicole Caldwell, 02/19/2018]

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