Spring Events in Greenville SC
Spring in Greenville, SC is one of the best times of the year. The weather gets warm and everyone is ready to get outside to play. Lucky enough for residents of Greenville & the Upstate, not only do we have many parks and lakes within driving distance to enjoy but we also have a host of events you can attend where you are sure to meet up with some of your friends.
Highlighted Spring 2014 Events:
Starting in March and running through August concerts are held every Thursday in NOMA square on Main Street in Greenville. As soon as you get off of work at 5 you can head downtown to enjoy some cold beverages in the open spring air as you listen to some great tunes and chat with your friends about your upcoming weekend plans.
Upcoming concerts include:
- The Mobros : April 10
- Brian Collins Band: April 17
- Stereo Reform: April 24
- Jamie Wright Experience: May 1
- Solution: May 8
- Benton Blount: May 15
- The Erica Berg Collective : May 22
- The Sound Committee: May 29
Find more information about Downtown Alive from the City of Greenville.
Main Street Fridays
If you can’t make it out on Thursday night or if you just had so much fun you want to come back, then head out to NOMA square again on Friday night for jazz, blues, and oldies concerts. Bring the whole family to also enjoy the Century BMW Kids’ Zone.
The schedule for the next couple months include:
- The Herringbones: April 11
- 5th and York: April 18
- Derrick Dorsey Band: April 25
- NuSound: May 2
- The Rock Doctors: May 9
- Steel Toe Stiletto: May 16
- True Blues: May 23
- Soul Stew: May 30
Find more information about Main Street Fridays from the City of Greenville.
Staring on May 3 the Saturday Market, located on McBee Ave, will begin its 13th year. Upstate South Carolina is full of great local farms and artisans which is why this open air market has become a favorite for local residents. So if you can’t wait for the fruits of your labor in your own garden come buy some of the upstate’s finest produce and more.
To our knowledge Greenville doesn’t have a drive in theater but we arguably have something better beginning May 7th. For the perfect laid back spring date bring some lawn chairs and maybe even a picnic to watch classic movies at Falls Park The Moonlight Movies schedule for May includes films Harvey, Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein, the Sandlot, and a Viewer’s Choice.
When we work with our interior decorators to put the final touches on your home we are always looking for unique art pieces. Artisphere, May 9 -11 2014, is an annual arts festival where vendors from all over the country setup on the West End of downtown Greenville to create a fun market where you can shop for that one of a kind piece and more.
Greenville Scottish Games
May 23rd and 24th the ninth Greenville Scottish Games will take place. A variety of events will take place over the two day event in which you can learn about and celebrate the Scottish heritage. Visit the Greenville Scottish Games website for more information and the full schedule of events.
At the Peace Center, a performing arts venue located in downtown Greenville, residents and tourists can attend a variety of performances including musicals, plays, and concerts.
Some of the highlighted performances during Spring 2014 include:
- An Evening With John Legend: April 12
- Flashdance-The Musical: April 22-27
- Roby Lakatos Ensemble: April 29
- International Ballet 10th Anniversary Gala Concert and Reception : May 4
- Music From The Heavens: May 10-11
- The Phantom of The Opera : May 14-25
View the full schedule of Greeville’s Peace Center events.
Bon Secours Wellness Arena
Bon Secours Wellness Arena, located in downtown Greenville, is an entertainment venue that hosts sports events, concerts, and more.
Some of the events at the arena this spring include:
- XFE: Xtreme Fight Events Presents Live Mixed Martial Arts: April 12
- Casting Crowns: April 19
- Brantley Gilbert: May 10
- WWE Raw: May 12
Read more about the Bon Secour Wellness Arena and its upcoming events.