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Thursday, February 22, 2024
Greer Farmers Market Fundraiser
Feb 22 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Cartwright Food Hall

Celebrate the release of our first ever Annual Report for our 2023 Year. Event will be held upstairs in the Cartwright Food Hall and will be festive for the Mardi Gras season. We will have a short presentation of our highlights and successes from the year and our goals for 2024.

Included in your ticket…

-Hearty samplings of Anonymous Burgers + Hendrix Chicken and waffles + White Wine & butter Beignets

-Tasting table with GFM vendor products

-First Drink from Trade Street Taproom (cash bar beer & wine open after)

Plus a night of live music with Wasted Wine!

Friday, February 23, 2024
19th Annual Oyster Roast
Feb 23 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Junto Coffee

Friday, February 23, 2024 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM EST
Junto Coffee 232 Mill Street Taylors, SC 29687

Our Annual Oyster Roast is held in combination with Leadership Greer and benefits the current class project. Be sure to join us for all you can eat oysters, low country boil, and BBQ.
Take advantage of our early bird special! Tickets at $55.00 until February 1st.

Mobile Meals 18th Annual Land Cruise
Feb 23 @ 7:00 pm
Spartanburg Memorial Auditorium

The Land Cruise is a fundraiser that transforms the venue into a theme destination and welcomes more than 500 guests. Each year the menu represents the theme with this year being a Taste of Tuscany. For the 3rd year local News 7 anchor Gordon Dill will emcee our event. The Land Cruise Live Auction items range from trips, vacation homes, artwork and lawn equipment. The Silent Auction includes more than 100 items. This event is one local fundraiser you don’t want to miss!

Saturday, February 24, 2024
An Evening in the Enchanted Forest Fundraiser
Feb 24 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Magnolia Grand
Hope Center for Children will host “An Evening in the Enchanted Forest.” The fundraiser will combine a fantasy theme with unique entertainment.
Guests will enjoy a magical night in a forest filled with twinkling lights, whimsical characters, and aerialists performing among the trees. The event will feature a chef-prepared dinner, dancing, interactive cocktail-making, raffle items, and a silent auction. Attire is black-tie or costume optional. Guests must be 21 or older.
The Winter Gala is set to raise $250,000 to support the programs and services provided by Hope Center for Children.
Tickets are $125 per person and can be purchased online at hopecfc.org/winter-gala
“We are thrilled to invite the community to join us for this unique and delightful evening that will make a difference in the lives of the many children and families we serve,” said Vernon Hayes, Chief Executive Officer of Hope Center.
Hope Center for Children offers a range of community-based initiatives that focus on child abuse prevention, as well as residential programs that provide a safe, home-like environment for children who have experienced abuse or neglect.
The organization also offers help to homeless teens and teens aging out of the foster care system and transitioning into independent living. Last year, the organization served 5,800 families and children throughout the Upstate.
For more information about the event, including sponsorship opportunities, contact Phyliss Skuba, Event Planner, at 864-583-7688 ext. 102, [email protected].
Hope Center encourages supporters, friends, family, and colleagues to attend and promote the Winter Gala by sharing event information on social media and word of mouth.
Saturday, March 23, 2024
Downtown Spartanburg Sertoma Club BBQ + Oyster Roast
Mar 23 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Forevermore Farms


Featuring…..LIVE MUSIC BY BACK 9!

MENU: BBQ, shrimp, oysters, beans, slaw, beer, wine, etc.

(Sponsor tables are guaranteed seats & will receive VIP treatment)


Saturday, April 6, 2024
Apr 6 @ 8:30 am
East Main Street

The Rotary Club of Pisgah Forest’s annual fundraiser for charity.

Come ride in the Rotary Club of Pisgah Forest’s premier road biking event held every year in the beautiful Cycling Capital of the South!

The 50k ride goes through the river valleys of Scenic Transylvania County and the 100k ride goes through North Carolina and South Carolina mountains and valleys.

All proceeds from this fundraiser support local charities and causes such as: Sharing House, SAFE’s Attic, Boys & Girls Club of Transylvania County, Camp Shield, Rotary Education Scholarships & Youth Leadership Programs, and more.

Saturday, April 20, 2024
Southern Roots: A BBQ Reunion
Apr 20 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Trailblazer Park

Join us on April 20th at Trailblazer Park for a reunion unlike any other!

Come enjoy delicious BBQ bites from some amazing local and guest pitmasters and chefs, live music, unlimited beverages, artisan market, great company and experience the joy of coming together as a community for an incredible cause – IDefine.

Over 30 pitmasters and chefs will be joining together as teams to cook over 15 different BBQ dishes! Each one of our amazing menu items created by our talented chefs will be ALL-INCLUSIVE, so you can eat and enjoy all day long!

ONE ticket price gets you FOUR hours of all the BBQ you can enjoy AND unlimited beverages!