Explore family friendly events, theatres, galleries, concerts, nightlife, things to do, and more in the Greenville, SC and Upstate areas.

Friday, December 6, 2019
“I’ll Be Home for Christmas” Holiday Figure Skating Show
Dec 6 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
The Pavilion Recreation Center Ice Rink

The Greenville Figure Skating Club’s annual holiday skating show features over 55 skaters, ranging from kindergartners to adults, from beginner skaters to a nationally-ranked competitor. Our Theater-On-Ice style Christmas Show is a hometown, vintage-inspired show filled with nostalgia. The story follows a group of friends growing up skating, finding their inspiration for this sport, making new friends, experiencing their first crushes, and discovering those strong bonds that always call us back home to those we love and those who love us. Ring in the holiday season by joining us as we celebrate joy, hope, love, family, and friendship in “I’ll Be Home for Christmas.”

Charlotte Hornets vs. Brooklyn Nets Basketball
Dec 6 @ 7:00 pm
Spectrum Center
Saturday, December 7, 2019
SEC Women’s Basketball Tournament Season Ticket Sale Now
Dec 7 all-day
Bon Secours Wellness Arena

Basketball Season is Back!

The SEC Women’s Basketball Tournament returns to Bon Secours Wellness Arena for the second year in a row on March 4-8! Get uninterrupted action to all 13 games of the tournament and save by purchasing your reserved ticket book today! Tickets for the tournament are $120 for a reserved book.

All tickets prices are subject to additional taxes and fees.

Skating on the Square Spartanburg
Dec 7 all-day
Morgan Square

Skating on the Square

Regular Hours

Monday – Thursday 3 – 8 pm
Friday 2 – 10
Saturday 11a – 10 pm
Sunday 12-8

Special Holiday Hours

December 20 – January 5th 11am – 10pm (excluding holiday hours listed below)
Thanksgiving Day 4-10 pm
Christmas Eve 12-8pm
Christmas Day 3 – 10 pm
New Years Eve 11am – 10 pm
New Years Day 2pm-10 pm
Martin Luther King Jr Day (Closing Day) 11a – 10p

United Community Bank Ice on Main
Dec 7 @ 11:00 am – 10:00 pm
Village Green

United Community Bank Ice on Main, located in the heart of downtown Greenville, is an open-air ice skating rink. Since 2011, more than 86,000 skaters and countless spectators have enjoyed Greenville’s favorite holiday tradition.

 

Come out from November through January every year, to celebrate the holiday season with one of America’s favorite winter traditions – ice skating!

Operating Hours

Monday – Thursday: 3 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Friday: 3 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Saturday: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Sunday: 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.

School Break Hours

Saturday, December 21 – Sunday, January 5:
11 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Holiday Hours

Wednesday, Nov. 27: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, Nov. 28: 4 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Friday, Nov. 29: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Christmas Eve: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Christmas Day: CLOSED
New Year’s Eve: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
New Year’s Day: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Sunday, January 19: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Martin Luther King Day/Closing Day: 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.

CycleBar Ride For St. Luke’s Free Medical Clinic
Dec 7 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
CycleBar Spartanburg

CYCLEBAR (Spartanburg) is hosting a cycle class for St. Luke’s Free Medical Clinic from 12:30PM until 2PM on Saturday, December 7. All proceeds from rides purchased will go directly to the clinic and the work that it does to provide quality healthcare to uninsured Spartanburg County residents. Rides start at $25 and can be purchased up to $100 (depending on how much you would like to donate). Consider having someone sponsor your ride to maximize your gift.

General Manager and lead CycleStar Simone will be leading this class and organizers want to pack it full. There will be snacks and time to chat after the class. Sign up to participate at https://members.cyclebar.com/book/cyclebar-spartanburg/piq_1486029

St. Luke’s offers quality health care to uninsured Spartanburg County residents. The clinic meets their need for primary medical care, physician-ordered medications, mental health counseling, and patient education.

Services such as X-rays and laboratory tests, inpatient and outpatient procedures are provided by Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System. Referrals for specialized care are made through a network of participating physicians. Crucial medications are dispensed at St. Luke’s Pharmacy. Some are donated by local physicians and pharmaceutical companies, but many must be purchased for  patients.  Learn more about St. Luke’s Free Medical Clinic at https://www.slfmc.org/.
“I’ll Be Home for Christmas” Holiday Figure Skating Show
Dec 7 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
The Pavilion Recreation Center Ice Rink

The Greenville Figure Skating Club’s annual holiday skating show features over 55 skaters, ranging from kindergartners to adults, from beginner skaters to a nationally-ranked competitor. Our Theater-On-Ice style Christmas Show is a hometown, vintage-inspired show filled with nostalgia. The story follows a group of friends growing up skating, finding their inspiration for this sport, making new friends, experiencing their first crushes, and discovering those strong bonds that always call us back home to those we love and those who love us. Ring in the holiday season by joining us as we celebrate joy, hope, love, family, and friendship in “I’ll Be Home for Christmas.”

Minnesota Wild at Carolina Hurricanes
Dec 7 @ 7:00 pm
PNC Arena
Sunday, December 8, 2019
Skating on the Square Spartanburg
Dec 8 all-day
Morgan Square

Skating on the Square

Regular Hours

Monday – Thursday 3 – 8 pm
Friday 2 – 10
Saturday 11a – 10 pm
Sunday 12-8

Special Holiday Hours

December 20 – January 5th 11am – 10pm (excluding holiday hours listed below)
Thanksgiving Day 4-10 pm
Christmas Eve 12-8pm
Christmas Day 3 – 10 pm
New Years Eve 11am – 10 pm
New Years Day 2pm-10 pm
Martin Luther King Jr Day (Closing Day) 11a – 10p

United Community Bank Ice on Main
Dec 8 @ 11:00 am – 10:00 pm
Village Green

United Community Bank Ice on Main, located in the heart of downtown Greenville, is an open-air ice skating rink. Since 2011, more than 86,000 skaters and countless spectators have enjoyed Greenville’s favorite holiday tradition.

 

Come out from November through January every year, to celebrate the holiday season with one of America’s favorite winter traditions – ice skating!

Operating Hours

Monday – Thursday: 3 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Friday: 3 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Saturday: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Sunday: 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.

School Break Hours

Saturday, December 21 – Sunday, January 5:
11 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Holiday Hours

Wednesday, Nov. 27: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, Nov. 28: 4 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Friday, Nov. 29: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Christmas Eve: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Christmas Day: CLOSED
New Year’s Eve: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
New Year’s Day: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Sunday, January 19: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Martin Luther King Day/Closing Day: 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.

GrandSouth Bank Elf Fun Run
Dec 8 @ 2:00 pm
Intersection of Memorial Dr. & W. Poinsett St.

Join GrandSouth Bank for the inaugural 1.1 mile Fun Run to kickoff the Greer Christmas Parade. This is an opportunity for serious runners, joggers and families alike to “Run the Parade” route and kick off the Greer Christmas Parade in style. Groups, businesses, clubs and schools are encouraged to participate as a team and dress the part.

$10 by Thursday, December 5th / $15 on-site on Sunday, December 8th at the parade

Runners in the Elf Fun Run will not be able to participate in the parade.  Runners will not have time to get back to the parade line-up, and roads will be blocked for any vehicle traffic.

Charlotte Hornets vs. Atlanta Hawks Basketball
Dec 8 @ 5:00 pm
Spectrum Center
Monday, December 9, 2019
Skating on the Square Spartanburg
Dec 9 all-day
Morgan Square

Skating on the Square

Regular Hours

Monday – Thursday 3 – 8 pm
Friday 2 – 10
Saturday 11a – 10 pm
Sunday 12-8

Special Holiday Hours

December 20 – January 5th 11am – 10pm (excluding holiday hours listed below)
Thanksgiving Day 4-10 pm
Christmas Eve 12-8pm
Christmas Day 3 – 10 pm
New Years Eve 11am – 10 pm
New Years Day 2pm-10 pm
Martin Luther King Jr Day (Closing Day) 11a – 10p

United Community Bank Ice on Main
Dec 9 @ 11:00 am – 10:00 pm
Village Green

United Community Bank Ice on Main, located in the heart of downtown Greenville, is an open-air ice skating rink. Since 2011, more than 86,000 skaters and countless spectators have enjoyed Greenville’s favorite holiday tradition.

 

Come out from November through January every year, to celebrate the holiday season with one of America’s favorite winter traditions – ice skating!

Operating Hours

Monday – Thursday: 3 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Friday: 3 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Saturday: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Sunday: 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.

School Break Hours

Saturday, December 21 – Sunday, January 5:
11 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Holiday Hours

Wednesday, Nov. 27: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, Nov. 28: 4 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Friday, Nov. 29: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Christmas Eve: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Christmas Day: CLOSED
New Year’s Eve: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
New Year’s Day: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Sunday, January 19: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Martin Luther King Day/Closing Day: 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.

RAW
Dec 9 @ 7:30 pm
Bon Secours Wellness Arena

Tuesday, December 10, 2019
Skating on the Square Spartanburg
Dec 10 all-day
Morgan Square

Skating on the Square

Regular Hours

Monday – Thursday 3 – 8 pm
Friday 2 – 10
Saturday 11a – 10 pm
Sunday 12-8

Special Holiday Hours

December 20 – January 5th 11am – 10pm (excluding holiday hours listed below)
Thanksgiving Day 4-10 pm
Christmas Eve 12-8pm
Christmas Day 3 – 10 pm
New Years Eve 11am – 10 pm
New Years Day 2pm-10 pm
Martin Luther King Jr Day (Closing Day) 11a – 10p

United Community Bank Ice on Main
Dec 10 @ 11:00 am – 10:00 pm
Village Green

United Community Bank Ice on Main, located in the heart of downtown Greenville, is an open-air ice skating rink. Since 2011, more than 86,000 skaters and countless spectators have enjoyed Greenville’s favorite holiday tradition.

 

Come out from November through January every year, to celebrate the holiday season with one of America’s favorite winter traditions – ice skating!

Operating Hours

Monday – Thursday: 3 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Friday: 3 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Saturday: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Sunday: 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.

School Break Hours

Saturday, December 21 – Sunday, January 5:
11 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Holiday Hours

Wednesday, Nov. 27: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, Nov. 28: 4 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Friday, Nov. 29: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Christmas Eve: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Christmas Day: CLOSED
New Year’s Eve: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
New Year’s Day: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Sunday, January 19: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Martin Luther King Day/Closing Day: 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Spartanburg Jaycees Host the Elf Dash
Dec 10 @ 6:30 pm
Spatanburg Parade

The Spartanburg Jaycees Elf Dash Fun Run is back for its fourth year!  The Elf Dash will take place immediately preceding the Spartanburg Christmas Parade on Tuesday, December 10, 2019.  The Dash starts at6:30 PM.  Runners will race the entire parade route  (1.5 miles) and compete for “Best Dressed” prizes.  Show off your very best elf attire, and you might just win a prize package!
The early registration fee includes an Elf Dash long sleeve t-shirt.  Registration fees are $25 per person and accepted through day of run.  T-Shirts are NOT guaranteed for late registration.

Charlotte Hornets vs. Washington Wizards Basketball
Dec 10 @ 7:00 pm
Spectrum Center
Wednesday, December 11, 2019
Skating on the Square Spartanburg
Dec 11 all-day
Morgan Square

Skating on the Square

Regular Hours

Monday – Thursday 3 – 8 pm
Friday 2 – 10
Saturday 11a – 10 pm
Sunday 12-8

Special Holiday Hours

December 20 – January 5th 11am – 10pm (excluding holiday hours listed below)
Thanksgiving Day 4-10 pm
Christmas Eve 12-8pm
Christmas Day 3 – 10 pm
New Years Eve 11am – 10 pm
New Years Day 2pm-10 pm
Martin Luther King Jr Day (Closing Day) 11a – 10p