It's springtime in the South and there is so much going on! After you and your significant other spend time handcrafting the ultimate symbol of your love at your own personal Wedding Band Workshop, don’t rush to head back home. Take some time getting to know Greenville by checking out all these exciting events!
April 17, 2018
What started 33 years ago as a fun jam session between friends has grown into an orchestra with a worldwide cult following. From playing for Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth’s 90th birthday to sold out performances at the Sydney Opera House and Carnegie Hall, The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain is a must see no matter what your musical genre preference.
April 27-18, 2018
Your mouth can’t help but water when you get a whiff of true South Carolina BBQ cookin’ outdoors! This year’s event will be held on the banks of the Reedy River and will feature an “Anything Butt BBQ” competition, BBQ and Rib cooking contests, great BBQ sandwiches and plates, along with all the fixins’, and family friendly entertainment including games and live music showcasing local entertainers.
April 28, 2018
From locally crafted unique pottery to a plethora of artwork and lots of vintage treasures, the Spring Flea at the Swamp Rabbit Café and Grocery is an exciting annual event that showcases so much of the Upstate’s local talent. Follow them on Facebook to see a list of the more than 40 vendors.
May 5, 2018
Sponsored by the Greenville Evening Rotary Club, come enjoy the wonderful spring weather at Falls Park and cheer on 10,000 little yellow ducks as they bob and float and race down the falls to the finish line. There will be plenty of food, entertainment, games and so much more!.
May 11-13, 2018
Including art exhibits, live entertainment, demonstrations, handcrafted jewelry and home décor, along with the Culinary Arts Café, Artisphere has been a downtown Greenville tradition since 2005. Drawing artists and craftspeople from all over the world, this nationally recognized festival gives individuals the unique ability to both meet and interact with the artist while also having the opportunity to purchase original pieces of their work.
May 25, 2018
Come explore the Greenville Zoo after hours while enjoying over two dozen regionally created ales, lagers and stouts along with tasty treats from some of Greenville’s most popular food vendors. There will also be a state of the art photo booth for commemorative souvenir photos and L.O.Z. Greenville’s premier jam band will get the crowds rockin’!
May 25-26, 2018
The fun starts on Friday, May 25th with a parade full of men in kilts, men playing bagpipes, and all the way from across the pond, The Royal Highland Fusiliers. Then on Saturday, May 26th the fun continues at Furman University with a Border Collie competition, British Car Show, Celtic music, pipe bands, Wee Scotland for the tots, athletic demonstrations, plenty of hands on events for both kids and adults, and great food and drink vendors.
Every Saturday morning
May - October
Get the freshest produce and more at one of the biggest and best farmers market in the Upstate. The Saturday Market also features locally processed juices, bakery goods, pastas and jams; along with handcrafted jewelry, candles, soaps, artwork...over 80 vendors in all! So much more than just a local market, the TD Saturday Market is also the place for experiencing true Southern hospitality.