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Roper Mountain ScIence Center's Daniel Observatory at night.

Friday Starry Nights at Roper Mountain

Join Roper Mountain Science Center for a night under the stars in the Hooper Planetarium with a 360° full immersion dome, 4K projection, state-of-the-art lighting, dynamic surround sound, and more!

Open House for West End Small Area Plan Set for June 22nd

The City of Greenville will host a drop-in style meeting on Tuesday, June 22, from 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm at Fluor Field for residents and business owners to view and comment on the draft West End Small Area Plan.

A view of Fluor Field from up high.

Greenville Drive Welcomes Crawdads to Town

The Greenville Drive returned to Fluor Field on Tuesday, June 15, to take on the Hickory Crawdads, the High-A affiliate of the Texas Rangers, for six straight games of fun entertainment.

A wide-angle view of a Reedy River Concert.

Sound Check Concert Series Continues This Wednesday

Live music returns to downtown Greenville with Greenville Heritage Sound Check presented by Pepsi Zero Sugar. The socially distanced concert series will be held in the Peace Center Amphitheatre on Wednesdays from 6 pm to 9 pm through September 29.

Downtown Greenville and the home of future Unity Park.

The History of Greenville, South Carolina

The city of Greenville is situated on land that was once Cherokee hunting ground. Around 1770, Richard Pearis, an Indian trader from Virginia who was living with a chief’s daughter, received about 100,000 acres of hunting lands from the Cherokees.