Upstate Events and Festivals

Event dates are posted as announced. If there is an event or event date you would like to add, please contact Sharon Purvis at spurvis@tenatthetop.org

 

 

** Due to inclement weather, outdoor activities and events are subject to change

 

September

Market and Music, Pickens, April 22nd-September 30th  

Street Series Music at Spartanburg’s Downtown Cultural Distrcit, Spartanburg, August 2nd-October 28th 

Music on Main, Westminster, May-October (1st Friday)  

Greenville Heritage FCU Main Street Fridays, Greenville, March 17th-September 29th (every Friday)

Music on Main, Westminster, May-October (1st Friday )  

  Greenville Heritage FCU Main Street Fridays, Greenville (every Friday) March 17th-September 29th 

Jazz on Main, Spartanburg, September (every Friday)  

Live Music at Art Crossing, Greenville (every Saturday)

Movie Night in Wren Park, Anderson, June- December (third Friday) 

TD Saturday Market, Greenville, May 7-October 29th 

Street Series Music at Spartanburg’s Downtown Cultural Distrcit, Spartanburg, August 2nd -October 28th  

Spirit Fest, Greenville, September 3rd

Uniquely Union Festival, Union, September 7th 

SC Apple Festival, Westminster, September 8-9th

Swamp Rabbit Music Fest, Greenville, September 9th 

Homesteading Festival,  Williamston, September 9th 

Spartoberfest, Spartanburg, September 14th-16th

The Rose Ball, Greenville, September 15th 

Earth Markets, Greenville, September 15th

Indie Craft Parade, Greenville, September 15th

South Greenville Fair, Greenville, 15th-16th

Open Arms 5K, Greenville, September 16th

Anderson Greek Festival, Anderson, September 15th-17th 

The Enchanted Chalice Renaissance Faire, Greenville, September 15th-16th

Indie Craft Parade, Greenville, September 15th-17th 

Ride to the Rock, Caesars Head, Table Rock and Pumpkintown, September 16th

Annual Run for Missions 5k, Easley, September 17th 

Farm Fresh Fair, Fountain Inn,  September 17th

Greenville Fall Wedding Festival, Greenville, September 19th

Euphoria, Greenville, September 21st-24th 

Sippin Safari, Simpsonville, September 22th   

Upstate Forever Preservation Ride, Multiple Counties, September 23rd 

Annual Young @ Heart, Greenville, September 28th 

Venture Outdoors Day, Pickens, September 30th

RAILFEST, Greer, September 30th

H.O.P.E Now Luncheon, Greenville, September 27th

Spartanburg Greek Festival, Spartanburg, September 21st-24th

Carolina Foothills Heritage Fair, Between Seneca and Westminster,September 26th-30th 

Handbags for Hope, Greenville,  September 28th

Rock out Hunger,  Greenville, September 28th 

Booger Jims Hollow, Blacksburg,September 29th- October 31st 

Koman SC Mountains to Midlands Race for the Cure , Greenville, September 30th 

Dues West Fall Festival, Due West, September 30th

Venture Outdoors, Pickens, September 30th

 

October

Music on Main, Westminster, May-October (1st Friday )  

Jazz on Main, Spartanburg, October (every Friday)

Movie Night in Wren Park, Anderson, June- December (third Friday) 

TD Saturday Market, Greenville, May 7- October 29th 

Street Series Music at Spartanburg's Downtown Cultural Distrcit, Spartanburg, August 2nd -October 28th  

Fear Farm, Blacksburg, October 1st, 7th-8th, 14th-15th, 21st-22nd, 28th-29th, and 31st 

Harvest of Horror at Denver Downs, Anderson, September 29th and 30th, October 1st&2nd, 6th-9th, 13th-16th, 20th-23rd, and 27th-31st

Mad World Haunted Attraction, Piedmont, September 30th, October 7th-9th,13th-16th, 19th-23rd, 25th-31, and November 4th and 5th

Wompus Woods, Cowpens, September 30th, October, 1st, 7th, 8th, 14th-16th, 20th-23rd, and27th-31st

Field of Screams, Gaffney,  September 30th, October1st-2nd, 7th-9th, 14th-16th, 21st-23rd, and 28th-30th

Booger Jims Hollow, Blacksburg,September 29th- October 31st 

Greer Station Oktoberfest, Greer, October 1st 

Family Fun Day, Greenville October 1st

Belton Standpipe Heritage Festival, Belton,  October 1st 

Open Studios, Greenville October 3rd-5th 

Get Down in Pumpkintown Family Gathering Festival, Pumpkintown, October 4th 

Albino Skunk Bluegrass Festival, Greer, October 5th-7th

Moonshiners Reunion, Campobello,October 5th-7th 

Squealin on the Square, Laurens, October 6th and 7th 

Aunt Het Festival, Fountain Inn, October 7th 

International Festival, Spartanburg,October 7th 

 Anniversary of  the Battle of Kings Mountain, Kings Mountain, October 7th 

Not a Traditional Golf Outing, Greenville, October 9th

 Piedmont Interstate Fair, Spartanburg, October 9th-15th

March for Babies, Greenville, October 10th  

Swing and Shuck, Simpsonville, October 12th

Upstate Shrimp and Grits Cook -Off at the Gain Mementum Business Expo, Anderson, October 12th 

Fall for Greenville, Greenville, October 13th-15th 

Clusters for Kids,  Easley, October 14th

Fall Harvest Festival, Pendleton, October 14th 

Hub City Brew Fest, Spartanburg,  October 14th

Meals on Wheels Oyster Roast, Anderson, October 14th 

Ghost Walk Pendleton, October 14th 

Blue Hole Jubilee,  Calhoun Falls, October 14th

Artoberfest, Travelers Rest, October 14th-15th

 Fall Vintage Market at the Park, Greer October 14th 

Fall Food Truck Rollout, Greer, October 19th

Oktoberfest, Greenwood, October 19th 

Earth Markets, Greenville, October 20th 

Boo in the Zoo, Greenville, October 20th-22nd

Honea Path Sugarfoot Festival, Honea Path, October 20th-21st 

Walhalla Oktoberfest, Walhalla, October 20-22nd 

Art on the Trail, Traverlers Rest, October 21st 

Storytelling Festival, Hagood Mill Pickens, October 21st  

Carolina Brew Ha Ha, Anderson, October 21st 

Greer Station Oktoberfest, Greer, October 21st 

Grand Fondo Hincapie, Greenville, October 21st 

 Annual Pacolet Indian Summer Festival 5k, Pacolet, October 21st 

Euro Auto Festival, Greenville, October 21st  

Annual Campfire Social, Easley, October 26th

Boo in the Zoo, Greenville, October 22nd, 27th-29th 

Halloween Hoopla, Greer, October 27th 

Dancing with the Carolina Stars, Greenville,  October 28th 

Founders Day Music Festival, Pickens,
 
Fit Run 5k,  Clemson,

Clusters for Kids Oyster Roast, Clemson, October 14th

Enchanted Forest, Taylors,

Boo in the Park, Williamston,

Boo!seum, Greenville,

International Craft Fair,  Greenville,

Truck or Treat, Easley,

 

November

South Carolina Christmas Tree Association's Trees for Troops and Farm Locator  

Movie Night in Wren Park, Anderson, June- December ( third Friday) 

Big Thursday, Greer, November 2nd

Breakfast with Santa( Tickets go on Sale), Greer, November 2nd 

Simpsonville Holiday Market, Simpsonville,November 11th 

Earth Markets, Greenville, November 17th 

 GHS Turkey Day 8k, Greenville ,November 23rd

Roper Mountain Holiday Lights, Greenville, November 23rd-December 30th 

Christmas Gift and Light Festival, Anderson, November 23rd- December 30th

Fall Senior Health and Wellness Fair, Simpsonville, November 17th

 Foothills Skills & Crafts  Show, Greenwood

Veterans Day Parade, Calhoun Falls,

Veteran's Day Parade and Celebration, Gaffney,

City of Spartanburg Veterans Day Parade, Spartanburg,

Multi-Guild Annual Exhibition 2016, Greenwood,

 Holly Jolly Christmas Fair, Anderson,

Union Veterans Day Parade, Union,

City of Chesnee Veterans Day Parade, Chesnee,

Gowensville Fall Festival, Gowensville,

Fall Harvest Festival, Greenville,

Hope Relay, Greenville,

Kings Mountain Veterans Day Encampment, Blacksburg,

Savvy Holiday Cottage, Greer,

The Best Christmas Bazaar Ever,  Moore,

Holiday Lights Safari, Wellford,

Ice on Main, Greenville,

Craft Holiday Market,  Clemson,

Shadrack's Chrismas Wonderland, Simpsonville,

Native American Celebration at Hagood Mill, Pickens,

Battle of Blackstocks' Anniversary Celebration,

Greenville Craft Beer Festival, Greenville,

Old South Christmas, Abbeville,

Holiday Open House, Greenville,

Disney on Ice, Greenville,

Electric City Gobbler, Anderson,

Upstate Holiday Light Show, Pickens,

Skating on the Square, Spartanburg,

The Christmas Park, Williamston,

TCMU Holiday Traditions, Greenville,

Seneca Christmas Parade and Market, Seneca,

A Dickens of a Christmas, Spartanburg,

 

December 2016

Holiday Market, Simpsonville, December 2nd

Shadracks Chrismas Wonderland, Simpsonville,

Ice on Main, Greenville,

Upstate Holiday Light Show, Pickens,

Anderson Christmas Lights,  Anderson, Thanksgiving Day until Christmas Day

Anderson County Farmers Market Holiday Market, Anderson, November 26th- December 17th 

Baptist Easley Festival of Trees, Easely,

Movie Night in Wren Park, Anderson,

Mauldin’s 12 Days of Christmas, Mauldin,

World of Energy 3rd Annual Festival of Trees, Greenville

Iva Chrismas Tree Lighting, Iva,

A Festival of Lessons and Carols, Spartanburg,

Annual Holiday Drop In, Easley,

Rudolph Run, Fountain Inn,

Arbor Day Celebration, Fountain Inn,

Celtic Christmas, Simpsonville,

Annual Christmas Carol Sing And Lighting, Greenville,

Santa on Main, Greenwood,

Bon Secour St. Francis Holiday Festival of Trees, Greenville,

Westminster Christmas Parade, Westminster,

Travelers Rest Christmas Tree Lighting, Travelers Rest

City of Mauldin Christmas Weekend Mauldin

Abbeville Christmas Open House, Abbeville

Clinton Christmas Tree Lighting, Clinton

Landrum Christmas Parade, Landrum

Laurens Christmas Parade, Laurens

Duncan, Lyman, Wellford Christmas Parade, Wellford

Holiday Fair, Greenville,

Greer Station Vintage Christmas Boutique Marketplace, Greer,

Greer Christmas Tree Lighting, Greer, December 1st

Abbeville Christmas Parade, Abbeville,

Greenville Poinsettia Christmas Parade, Greenville

Breakfast with Santa, Greer, December 3rd

Walhalla Christmas Parade, Walhalla

Liberty Christmas Parade, Liberty,

Jonesville Christmas Parade, Jonesville,

Cowpens Christmas Parade, Cowpens

Clinton Christmas Parade, Clinton

Inman Christmas Parade, Inman

6th Annual Rotary Reindeer Run & Wassail Walk, Abbeville

Honea Path Christmas Parade, Honea Path

Chesnee Tree Lighting, Chesnee

Breakfast with Santa at the ZOO, Greenville

Breakfast with Santa, Gaffney

Safari Santa at the Zoo, Greenville

Lockhart Christmas Parade, Lockhart

ECW Bazaar, Clemson

Denver Downs Christmas Parade: A Storybook Christmas, Anderson

Six Mile Christmas Parade, Six Mile

Greer Christmas Parade, Greer, December 3rd

Inspecting Carol, Pendleton,

Light Up Inman, Inman,

Gaffney Christmas Parade, Gaffney,

Salem Christmas Parade, Salem,

Greenwood Christmas Parade, Greenwood

City of Clemson's 23rd Annual Holiday Parade, Clemson

Easley Hospital 22nd Annual Festival of Trees, Easley

Central Christmas Parade, Central

Fountain Inn Chamber Annual Christmas Parade

Spectrum Storytime- Holiday Hullabaloo, Easley

Union Christmas Parade, Union

Fountain Inn Carriage Rides, Fountain Inn,

Fountain Inn Tree Lighting Ceremony, Fountain Inn

Christmas in Olde Pendleton, Pendleton

Pickens Christmas Parade, Pickens

Craft Vendor Fair, Fountain Inn,

TCMU Breakfast with Santa, Greenville

West Union Christmas Parade, West Union

Easley Annual Christmas Parade of Lights, Easley

Reidville Christmas Parade, Reidville

Williamston  Christmas Parade, Williamston

Carlisle Christmas Parade, Carlisle

Pacolet Holiday Parade, Pacolet,

Iva Christmas Parade, Iva,

Dacusville Christmas Parade, Dacusville

Boiling Springs Christmas Parade, Boiling Springs

Travelers Rest Very Merry Local Christmas Market, Travelers Rest

Santa Work Shop

A Nativity Story, Abbeville

Greenwood Christmas Parade, Greenwood

Christmas at the Barn at Eden Farms, Marietta

Anderson County Christmas Parade, Anderson,

Simpsonville Christmas Parade, Simpsonville

Cheer for Children Holiday Gala, Easley

Pendleton Christmas Parade, Pendleton

Woodruff Christmas Parade, Woodruff

Chesnee Christmas Parade, Chesnee

Christmas at the Barn, Marrietta

Repeat the Sounding Joy Concert, Fountain Inn,

Spartanburg Christmas Parade, Spartanburg

Ed Harrison Memorial Celtic Christmas, Pickens

 

January 2017

Shadracks Christmas Wonderland, Simpsonville, November 18th-January 8th  

Ice on Main, Greenville, November 20th-January 19th

2017 Devils Fork First Day 5K Ranger Run and Loon Lunge, Salem, January 1st

First Day Hike at Rose Hill Plantation, Union, January 1st

Polar Plunge for the Pups, Simpsonville, January 1st

2017 Paris Plunge at Paris Mountain State Park,  Greenville, January 1st

Beginning Drawing Class (Adults) with Renee Gillespie, January 5th-Febuary 16th 

Race for the Grasshopper 5k, Gaffney, January 7th

Nashville Songwriters Benefit Make A Wish, Greenwood, January 7th,

Wedding Festival, Greenville January 7th, and 28th 

Annual Snowflake Classic Bowling Tournament, Simpsonville, January 11th

35th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration, Clemson, January 12th

Restaurant Week Greenville, Greenville, January 12th-22nd 

35th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration, January 12th-19th

WLC Women of Excellence Awards Luncheon,  Greenwood, January 13th

Mayors MLK Breakfast, Anderson, January 13th

MLK Camp, Greenville, January 13th and 16th

Resolution Run Half Marathos and 5k, Travelers Rest, January 14th

Wedding Festival, Spartanburg, January 14th

Cowpens National Battlefield Celebration, Gaffney, January 14th-15th 

13th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration, Greer, January 16th

21st Annual Martin Luther King Breakfast, Greenville, January 16th  

MLK Unity Week Celebration Day of Service, Spartanburg, January 16th

MLK Day of Service, Clemson, January 16th

Martin Luther King Day Showcase, Gaffney, January 16th

MLK Commemorative Service, Clemson, January 17th

Winter Chautauqua- Eleanor Roosevelt Show, January 17th 

MLK Documentary and Panel Discussion, Greenville, January 18th

MLK Prayer Vigil, , Greenville, January 19th

Tunnel of Oppression, Clemson, January 19th

2017 Winter Night Gala, Anderson, January 20th 

1831 Gala, Spartanburg, January 20th

Wedding Festival, Anderson, January 21st 

Greenville News Run Downtown, Greenville, January 21st 

A Red Cross Affair, Greenville, January 28th

AG Adventure Camp, Anderson, January 28th

Monster Jam 2016, Greenville, January 27th-28th

The 2017 MLK Jr. Scholarship Gala, Greenville, January 29th

 Greenville Chamber Annual Meeting,  Greenville, January 31st

 

February 2017

An Elegant Evening, Laurens, February 2nd

Annual Laugh for a Child Benefit, Spartanburg, February 2nd 

Winter Chautauqua Opening Night Benefit Show, Greenville, February 3rd 

7th Annual Chili Cook-Off, Greenwood, February 3rd

National Wear Red Day, Greenville, February 3rd 

Run Your Ice Off 5K and 8K Races, Greenwood, February 4th

Sweetheart Charity Ball, Greenville, February 4th 

Polar Plunge, Greenville, February 4th

2017 MLK Youth Program and Rudolph Gordon College Fair, Greenville, February 4th

Foothills Drifter 6K, Greenville, February 4th

Greenwood Annual Chamber Meeting, February 9th

Cupids Chase 5K, Travelers Rest, February 11th 

Junior League of Greenvilles Big Night Out, Greenville, February 11th 

Green Valley Road Race, Greenville, February 11th 

Annual Red Shoe Luncheon, Spartanburg, February 14th 

A Musical Valentine Featuring Edwin McCain, Greenville, February 14th

Julie Valentine Luncheon, Greenville, February 14th

79th Annual Celebration Presented by Greer Memorial, Greenville, February 16

Winter Jam 2017, Greenville, February 17th 

Blue Ridge Orchid Society Annual Show and Sale, Seneca, February 17th

Upstate Heart Ball, Greenville, February 18th 

Joseph Vaughn Scholarship Oratorical Competition, Greenville, February 18th

Presidents Day Camp, Greenville, February 20th

Community Celebration, Greenville, February 24th

International Cocktails with a Twist, Greer, February 24th

The 13th Annual Cypress Internal Medicine Oyster Roast, Greer, February 24th

Good News Spectacular, Greenville, February 25th

Maker-Fest, Greenville, February 25th

Stone Soup Storytelling Institute: Orishirish “A little of this, A litte of that” Celebration, Woodruff, March 25th

Polar Plunge, Greenville, February 25th

Gathering on Appalachian Life, Pickens, February 28th 

 

March 2017

Upstate International Month, Greenville, March 1st-31st

Piedmont Natural Gas Downtown Alive, Greenville (every Thursday)  March 16th-August 25th

 Greenville Heritage FCU Main Street Fridays, Greenville (every Friday) March 17th- September 29th

2017 SEC Tournament, Greenville, March 1st-5th

Fashion with a Passion, Greenville, March 2nd

Camperdown Gala, Greenville, March 3rd

Junior Achievement BIZ Bowl of the Upstate, Greenville, March 3rd 

Peacock Strides for Babies 5k Run/Walk, Mauldin, March 4th

Color Vibe 5k, Simpsonville, March 4th

Plant A Dream: A Pajama Black Tie Soiree, Greenville, March 4th

Barbara Stone Foundation’s Plant A Dream: A Pajama Black Tie Soiree,  Greenville March 4th

Gathering on Appalachian Life, Pickens, March 4th

69th Annual Meeting & Awards Dinner, Easley, March 9th

Greater Vision Benefit Concert, March 10th

Lake Greenwood Clean Up, March 11th

Race the Helix Upstate, Greenville, March 11th

St. Michaelss Episcopal Church Hosts 8th Annual Oyster Roast, Easley, March 11th

Black and White Ball, Greenville, March 11th 

 Annual Character Breakfast Celebration, Greenville, March 11th 

Return to the Green: Irish Cultural Festival, Greenville, March 12th 

Super Tuesday, Seneca, March 14th

2017 Young Women in Art Juried Exhibition, Spartanburg, March 14th-25th

Project Host Community Dinner, Greenville, March 16th

NCAA Division I Mens Basketball Tournament, Greenville, March 16th-19th

Irish Fest, Gaffney, March 17th-18th

St. Patrick’s Day Race and Parade, Anderson, March 17th-18th

St. Patricks Day Beer Run, Simpsonville, March 17th  

Run for the Clovers, Gaffney, March 18th  

15th Annual March for Meals, Pickens, March 18th 

Annual St Paddys Day Dash and Bash, Greenville, March  18th

Race the Rainbow 2017,  Anderson, March 18th

Reedy River Clean Up, Greenville, March 18th

The 8th Annual Women’s Empowerment Conference, Anderson, March 18th

St. Paddys Day Dash and Bash, Greenville, March 18th

Hagood Mills Annual Kids Fest, Pickens, March 18th

2nd Annual BellFest, Devils Fork, March 19th

Disney Live, Greenville, March 20th

SC Worklinks Hosts 2017 Annual Job Fair, Pendleton, March 21st

Greenville Small Plate Crawl, Greenville, March 22nd-24th

Ten at the Tops THE Pique, Greenville, March 23rd   

2017 Annual Celebration, Simsponville, March 23rd

Springfest, Greenwood, March 24th

Parva 2017—Spring Festival, March 24th

How-to Fair at the Anderson County Library, Anderson March 25th  

Mauldin International Festival, Mauldin,  March 25th

15th Annual JDRF Gala, Greenville, March 25th

A Hero’s 5K, Greenville, March 25th

Coaches for Character, Greenville, March 27th

 

April 2017

Piedmont Natural Gas Downtown Alive, Greenville (every Thursday),  March 16th-August 25th

Greenville Heritage FCU Main Street Fridays, Greenville (every Friday), March 17th- September 29th

Live Music at Art Crossing, Greenville (every Saturday)

Music on Main, Spartanburg, April (every Thursday)

Jazz on the Square, Spartanburg, April (every Friday)

Greenbrier Porch Series,  Easley, April (every Wednesday)

Market and Music, Pickens, April 22nd- September 30th

Finally Friday on the Square, Laurens (every Friday), April 28th-August 25th

Harlem Globetrotters, Greenville, April 1st

iMAGINE Upstate STEAM Festival, Greenville, April st

Zoom through the Zoo 5k, Greenville, April 1st 

Corn Hole Derby, Travelers Rest, April 1st

Paws for Celebration, Pickens, April 1st

Food From the Heart, Greenville, April 1st

City of Easley 2017 Farmer’s Market Spring Fling & Jazz Festival, Easley April 1st

Festival of Healing and Spiritual Awareness, Greenville, April 1st-2nd

Pendleton Spring Jubilee, Pendleton, April 1st-2nd 

Lock, Stock and Barrel: A Reenactment Weekend, Spartanburg, April 1st-2nd

Shalom Fest 17, Greenville, April 2nd 

Taste of the Upstate, Greenville, April 2nd 

Family Fun Day,  Spartanburg, April 6th  

Spring Skunk Music Festival, Greer, April 6th-8th 

SC State Chili Cook-off Championship, Belton, April 7th-9th

Glow in the Dark Egg Hunt, Anderson, April 7th

Flashlight Easter Egg Hunt, April

Easter Eggtastic, Greer, April 8th

Hub City Hog Fest, Spartanburg, April 7th-8th

LoveLocalUpstate Spring Festival, Fountain Inn, April 8th

Bunny Brunch, Greenville, April 8th

Community Easter Egg Drop, Mauldin, April 8th

Festival of Eggs Spring Celebration,  Seneca, April 8th

Upstate Heart Walk, Greenville, April 8th

Color Me Pink, Anderson, April 8th

Upstate Book Project 2.0,  Spartanburg, April 8th

Community Easter Egg Hunt, Iva, April 9th

Life on Lake Summit 2017,Greenwood, April 13th

Pickens Azaela Festival, Pickens, April 14th-15th

Iron City Festival, Blacksburg, April 14th-15th 

Easter Egg Scramble, Spartanburg, April 15th

The Great EGG Venture, Simpsonville, April 15th

Anderson Jockey Lot’s 6th Annual Free Easter Event, Anderson, April 15th

Bunny Trail Hop 5k, Greenville, April 15th

Easter Egg Hunt and Family Fun at Denver Downs, Anderson, April 15th

8th Annual Organic Plant Sale, Easley, April 16th

Greenville County Senior Games, Greenville, April 17th-21st

2017 Greater Clemson Music Festival, Pickens, April 20th-30th

2017 5th Anniversary Enshrinement Celebration, Greenville, April 20th

Lander Film Festival, Greenwood, April 20th-22nd

Spring 2017 Senior Health and Wellness Fair, Simpsonville, April 21st

Relay for Life Furman University, Greenville, April 21st

A Night at the Museum, Laurens, April 21st

Lakeside Art and Music Festival, Seneca, April 21st-22nd

Stone Soup Storytelling Festival, Woodruff, April 21st-23rd

Spartanburg Earth Day, Spartanburg, April 22nd 

Abbeville French Heritage Festival, Abbeville, April 22nd

Annual Wings and Wheels, Pickens, April 22nd 

Central Railroad Festival, Central, April 22nd 

Climb the Ridge, Marietta, April 22nd 

Firing on Fort Sumter, Spartanburg, Aprill 22nd

Issaquenna’s Last Ride, Walhalla, April 22nd 

Spartanburg Soaring! International Kite Festival, Spartanburg, April 22nd 

Greer Goes Global International Festival, Greer, April 22nd

Ride for the Child, Easley, April 22nd

Reedy River Run and 10K, Greenville, April 22nd  

Spartanburg Earth Day Festival, Spartanburg, April 22nd

Earth Day Celebration at Chimney Rock State Park, Greenville, April 22nd 

Greater Clemson Blues Festival, Pickens, April 22nd-30th 

Trailblazer Earth Day Run,  Travelers Rest, April 25th 

Ten at the Tops 'Building Global Fluency in the Upstate' Workshop Forum, Greer, April 27th

The Children’s Museum Seuss Soiree, Greenville, April 28th 

BlueRidge Fest, Pickens, April 28th

Pulse Young Professionals Ballpark Bash, Greenville, April 28th

Main Street Sip and Stroll Wine and Beer Tasting, Laurens, April 28th 

Beach Bash Ball and Auction, Spartanburg, April 28th

Spartanburg Spring Fling, Spartanburg, April 28th-30th

TCT 5th Annual Craft Beer Festival, Greenville, April 29th

3rd Annual SC Beer Walk, Abbeville, April 29th

Oconee Memorial Hospitals March of Dimes Festival, Seneca, April 29th

Mutt Strut, Greenville, April 29th

Rat Pack Gala 2017, Easley, April 29th

Wheels for Meals, Travelers Rest, April 29th 

Riding for Relay, Abbeville, April 29th

2017 Spring Prince of Peace Gift and Craft Fair, Taylors, April 29th

   
 

May 2017

Market and Music, Pickens, April 22nd- September 30th  

Fidelity Investments Moonlight Movies, Greenville, Wednesdays (May and September)

Attractions at the Amphitheater, Historic Pickens, May 27th-August 26

Music on Main, Westminster, May-October (1st Friday)

The Great Anderson County Fair, Anderson, May 4th-14th

Piedmont Natural Gas Downtown Alive, Greenville (every Thursday)  March 16th-August 25th

Greenville Heritage FCU Main Street Fridays, Greenville (every Friday), March 17th-September 29th

Live Music at Art Crossing, Greenville (every Saturday)  

Music on Main, Spartanburg (every Thursday)  

Music by the Lake, Greenille, May 25th-August 3rd

Jazz on the Square, Spartanburg (every Friday)

Music on the Market, Easley (every Friday), May 6-June 24 

TD Saturday Market, Greenville (every Saturday), May 7-October 29th

Finally Friday on the Square, Laurens (final Friday of each month), April -August

Coaches 4 Character Tee It Up Golf Tournament, Greenville, May 1st

Kids Classic Golf Tournament, Greenville, May 2nd

2017 Spring Golf Outing, Easley, May 2nd

Taste of Anderson, Anderson, may 2nd

America’s Race to Space, Greenville, May 3rd

Abbeville Spring Festival, Abbeville,  May 4th-6th

Caribbean Crush, Greenville, May 5th 

Project Host BBQ Cook-off and Festival, Greenville, May 5th-6th 

Mayfest Art of Living, Walhalla, May 5th-6th 

 Annual Strawberry Festival, Anderson, May 5th-6th 

Greer Family Fest, Greer, May 5th-6th

Strawberry Festival, Greenville, May 6th

Reedy River Duck Derby, Greenville, May 6th 

Spring Express and Community-Wide Yard Sale, Iva, May 6th

A Smithsonian Exhibit: The Way We Worked, Pickens, May 6th-June 18th

30th Annual Horse Show, Fountain Inn, May 6th

Tamassee Craft Beer Festival, May 6th (Seneca), May 7th (Salem)

2nd Annual Rotary Club Charities Cup, Greenville, May 8th

11th Annual Celebration and Grants Presentation, Greenville, May 9th 

Upstate Diversity Leadership Awards Dinner, Greenville, May 10th

Spartanburg Go Red for Women Luncheon, Greenville, May 11 

Dick Brooks Honda Invitational Golf Tournament, Greenville, May 12th 

Annual Sippin’ In Simpsonville, A Main Street Wine Tasting, Simpsonville, May 12th 

Artisphere, Greenville, May 12th-14th 

Stamp Out Hunger, Greenville, May 13th

Caribbean Chillers: A Jimmy Buffet Tribute Band, Simpsonville, May 13th

Cruizin in Classics Car Show, Iva, May 13th

Spartanburg Downtown Criterium Bicycle Race, Spartanburg, May 13th

The Assaults on Mt Mitchell and Marion, Spartanburg, May 15th 

The Fair at Heritage Park, Simpsonville, May 18th-28th 

Greenville Greek Festival, Greenville, 18th-21st 

BMW Pro-Am, Greenville,  May 19th-20th 

Relay for Life Greer, Greer, May 19th

Relay for Life Greenville, Greenville, May 19th

Endangered Species Day, Greenville, May 19th  

Rhythm on the Rails, Clinton, May 19th-20th 

Mountains to Mainstreet Race, Seneca May 19th-21st

Festival of Arts, Clemson, May 20th

Great Strides Greenville, Greenville, May 20th 

Southern Arts & Crafts, Pickens, May 20th

Transformation Breakfast, Greenville, May 23rd 

Upstate Shaespeare Festival, Greenville, May 25th-July 30th

Fair at Heritage Park,  Simpsonville, runs through May 28th

Brew in the Zoo, Greenville, May 26th 

Food Truck Rollout, Greer, May 26th

Senecafest, Seneca, May 26th-27th 

Catfish Festival, Ware Shoals, May 26th-27th

Plum Hollow Alternative Music Festival, Campobello, May 26th-28th

Long Creek Music Festival, Long Creek, May 26th-28th

Gallabrae-Greenville Scottish Games, Greenville, May 27th 

5th Annual Take Flight 5k, Greenville, May 27th

Rally in the Valley, Clemson, May 27th

Military through the Ages, Gaffney, May 27th-28th

Memorial Day Weekend Family Fun, Chimney Rock, May 27-29th

 

June 2017

Market and Music, Pickens, April 22nd-September 30th  

Music by the Lake, Greenille, May 25th-August 3rd

Attractions at the Amphitheater, Historic Pickens, May 27th-August 26 

Finally Friday on the Square, Laurens,  (Final Friday of each month) April-August 

Attraction at the Amphitheater, Pickens, June through August (every Saturday )

Mauldin Downtown Market, Mauldin, June-August (every Saturday)

Music on Main, Westminster, May-October (1st Friday )  

Piedmont Natural Gas Downtown Alive, Greenville (every Thursday)  March 16th-August 25th

Greenville Heritage FCU Main Street Fridays, Greenville (every Friday) March 17th-September 29th 

Movie Night in Wren Park, Anderson, June-December ( third Friday)

Live Music at Art Crossing, Greenville (Every Saturday)  

SAFi Summer Music Series, Simpsonville, (every Friday June-August 11th)

Music on Main, Spartanburg, June (every Thursday)

Moonlight Movies, Greer, June 1st- July 27th (every Thursday)

Music on the Market, Easley, May 6-June 24 (every Friday)

Scansource Reedy River Concert, June-August (every Wednesday)

TD Saturday Market, Greenville, May 7-October 29th 

15 Year Celebrtion Low Country Boil, Greer, June 1st

SC Festival: "50 Blooming Years Exhibit & Anniversary Celebration, Greenwood, June 1st

Piggin in the Park, Woodruff, June 2nd-3rd

Sparkle City Rhythm and Ribs Festival, June 2nd-3rd

South Carolina Festival of Flowers, Greenwood, June 2nd-4th 

Miracle Hill Challenge, Greenville, June 3rd

Super Hero Cycle, Greer, June 3rd

Ladies Golf Event, Greenville, June 5th 

Fun in the Sun Festival, West Union, June 10th

Aviation Expo, Greenwood, June 10th

Upstate Farm Tour, Greenville, June 10th-11th

John's War on Lymphoma, Anderson, June 10th

2017 Village Project Saturday Market, Greer, June 10th

NatGas Road Rally, Spartanburg, June 13th

Mighty Moo Festival, Cowpens, June 14th-17th 

Project Host Community Dinner, Greenville, June 15th 

Chautauqua History Alive Festival, Greenville, June 16th-25th 

Americana & Folk Festival at Hagood Mill, Pickens June 17th 

Sesame Street Live, Greenville, Jun 16th-18th

DayStrong Golf for Relief, Greer, June 19th

World Giraffe Day, Greenville, June 21st 

The Longest Day, A Sunset Celebration, Simpsonville, June 21st

2017 Greenville Spring Beads and Jewelry Show, Easley, June 24th-25th

SC Ag+Art Tour,  Union, June 24th-25th

Freedom Blast at Greer City Park, Greer, June 24th 

Superhero Adventures, Spartanburg, June 26th-30th

4th Annual Samual Lander Golf Classic, Greenwood, June 27th

2017 SC Festival of Stars, Ninety Six, June 29th-July 1

Patriotic Concert with Sparkle City Brass Quintet, Landrum, June 29th

 

August  

Music by the Lake, Greenville,

Attractions at the Amphitheater, Historic Pickens,

Salsa at Sunset, Greenville (2nd Saturday, June-August)  

SAFi Summer Music Series, Simpsonville, (every Friday June-August 11th)   

Attraction at the Amphitheater, Pickens, (every Saturday June-August)  

Piedmont Natural Gas Downtown Alive, Greenville, March 16th-August 25th (every Thursday)

Finally Friday on the Square, Laurens, April-August  (final Friday of each month)

Live Music at Art Crossing, Greenville (every Saturday)

Movie Night in Wren Park, Anderson, June-December (third Friday) 

Mauldin Downtown Market, Mauldin, June-August (every Saturday) 

Scansource Reedy River Concert, June-August (every Wednesday)  

TD Saturday Market, Greenville, May 7-October 29th 

National Night Out, Greer,

Lowcountry Boil on Main, Simpsonville,

Summer Food Truck Rollout, Greer,

Relay for Life Golden Strip, Fountain Inn, 

Run2Overcome, Greenville,

Gospel Explosion and Back to School Give-Away, Anderson,

Park Hop Closing Celebration, Mauldin,

The Really Good, Really Big, Really Cheap Book Sale, Greenville,

Earth Markets, Greenville,

Science of the Eclipse, Greenville,

TCMU Solar Eclipse, Greenville, 

Upstate Foodie Fest, Greenville,

Cherokee Foothills Eclipse Gathering, Marietta,

The Rolling Waterwheel Gospel Revue, Pickens,

Edouard Michelin Memorial 5k, Greenville,

Flight of the Dove, Clinton,

Farm to Fork, Greenwood,

Greenville’s Great Water Balloon War, Greenville,

Spittono, Central,

Upper SC State Fair, Greenville, August 24th- Labor Day,

Shoeless JAM 2017, Greenville,

PNC Bank Zoo Tunes Concert: The Revivalists, Greenville,

Chop Cancer: Cancer Survivors Park, Greenville,

Cowpens National Battlefield Living History Day, Cowpens,

Williamston Spring Water Festival, Williamston, 

Southeast Crab Feast, Greenville,

SC Apple Festival  Westminster,

Fountain Inn Chamber Annual Golf Tournament, Fountain Inn,

Summer Harvest Festival, Taylors Mill,