Spartanburg Events - Visit Spartanburg (2024)

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Spartanburg is home to a variety of festivals and events. Depending on when you visit, you may catch our streets and parks filled with even more life and activities than normal. Not here on a festival weekend? Meet us in Morgan Square for seasonal open-air dining, live music and more.

EVENTS CALENDAR

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    SPARTANBURG ARTWALK – THIRD THURSDAYS

    Participating museums and galleries are open from 5 – 8pm. Light refreshments are usually served.

    INMAN MARKET ON MILL

    The small business-focused market will be a recurring event on Mill Street in Inman throughout the spring. Local vendors will be set up and children’s activities will be open.

    MUSIC ON MAIN – THURSDAYS, APRIL-JULY

    Downtown Spartanburg’s longtime music series returns to Morgan Square starting in April. Music on Main happens every Thursday from 5:30-8:30 PM through July.

    FLASHBACK FRIDAYS – FRIDAYS, APRIL-MAY

    This new Downtown Spartanburg music series will feature music from the last five decades in a wide range of genres on Morgan Square from 5:30-8:30 PM every Friday in April & May.

    THURSDAYS ON THE BLOCK – STARTING IN MAY

    New to growing Downtown Woodruff, Thursdays on the Block will feature live musical performances, showcase local businesses and restaurants and have family-friendly activities lining Main Street.

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    SPRING FLING

    This three-day extravaganza features multiple stages, marketplaces, food, rides, and other family-friendly entertainment. There’s even a professional criterium bike race tearing through the heart of downtown.

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    HUB CITY HOG FEST

    Bring your biggest appetite for this delightfully delicious barbecue festival full of food, drinks, and live music.

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    SPARTANBURG SOARING

    Join kite enthusiasts, young and old, at this annual festival featuring local food trucks, a makers market and live music.

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    SPARKLE CITY RHYTHM AND RIBS FESTIVAL

    Enjoy all the BBQ, brisket and classic summer treats you can eat, then relax on the lawn for live music.

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    RED, WHITE & BOOM

    Barnet Park is the place to be for 4th of July festivities. Indulge in burgers & hot dogs, sing along to live music, and revel in the spectacular fireworks show.

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    MELTING POT MUSIC FESTIVAL

    This eclectic event offers all-day fun with stages for live music, artist demonstrations, and an “Instrument Petting Zoo.”

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    INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL

    Explore world cultures through food, music, dance, folk art, hands-on activities and an incredibly diverse Parade of Nations.

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    UPSTATE PRIDE SC

    Celebrate the LGBTQ+ community with a vibrant festival and march during Upstate Pride Week.

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    HUB CITY BREW FEST

    Taste dozens of brews from across the Carolinas, and meet the brewers behind the beer.

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    DICKENS OF A CHRISTMAS

    Get into the spirit with carolers dressed in Victorian garb, festive Christmas music, living window displays & horse-drawn carriage rides.

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