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Famillies skating around on an indoor arena ice rink.

Last Chance to Skate on the Big Ice at Bon Secours Wellness Arena

Lace up your skates, hit the big ice, and enjoy the fun at Bon Secours Wellness Arena! The rink is open for all ages to practice skills, skate for fitness, or just enjoy skating while listening to music and socializing with family and friends.

An in-focus Kingfisher bird with blue plumage sitting on a branch.

The 2019 Great Backyard Bird Count Day

The 22nd Annual Great Backyard Bird Count takes place February 15-18 in South Carolina communities and across the globe – in backyards, parks, nature centers, on hiking trails, school grounds, balconies and beaches – anywhere you find birds.

The origins of Valentine's Day are murky. We do know that the ancient Romans celebrated the feast of Lupercalia, a spring festival, on the 15th of February.

The Origins of Valentine’s Day

The origins of Valentine’s Day are murky. We do know that the ancient Romans celebrated the feast of Lupercalia, a spring festival, on the 15th of February.

Event goers at the iMAGINE Upstate STEAM Fest

2019 iMAGINE Upstate Festival

The 5th annual iMAGINE Upstate Festival takes place in the West End of downtown Greenville on Saturday, Apr. 6 from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm. It begins at the intersection of August St and Main St and continues along Main Street to Fluor Field at Markley St.

A baseball batter swinging his bat at an incoming pitch.

The 2019 College and High School Schedule at Fluor Field

With less than one month until the return of baseball to downtown Greenville, the Greenville Drive are excited to announce that tickets are now on sale for all 2019 college and high school games at Fluor Field.

Dancers in downtown Greenville at Salsa at Sunset.

City Seeks Volunteer Beneficiary Groups

Are you involved with a non-profit or a business that supports non-profits? Did you know your group can volunteer and earmark funds for your favorite charity?

A group of students using laptops for a school project.

Greenville County Schools Earns Google Reference District Award

Greenville County Schools is one of only a handful of school districts across the country to be named a Google for Education Reference District. These are districts that demonstrate excellence and thought leadership through the innovative use of technology.

Kam Mak, the artist who created the Year of the Boar artwork.

Stamp of Good Fortune

Bright pink peach blossoms highlight the 2019 Year of the Boar Forever stamp, the 12th and final stamp in the Celebrating Lunar New Year series.