Week of Oct. 1-3
Friday, Oct. 1
Lady A | Fri., Oct. 1 | 7 p.m. | CCNB Amphitheatre, Simpsonville | $40+ | Catch country group Lady A on their “What A Song Can Do” tour, with special guests Carly Pearce, Niko Moon, and Tenille Arts. 🎶
Denver Downs Pumpkin Festival Weekend | Fri., Oct. 1-Sun., Oct. 2 | Times vary | Denver downs Farm, 1515 Denver Rd., Anderson, SC 29625 | $19 | Bring the whole family to Denver Downs Farm for the Pumpkin Festival, a weekend of events including a pumpkin pie eating contest, pumpkin princess pageant, pig races, live music and more. 🎃
Greer Arts & Eats Festival | Fri., Oct. 1-Sat.,Oct. 2 | Times vary | Downtown Greer | Free entry | This 2-day festival features food, local artisan vendors, craft beer stations, live entertainment and lots of other festivities including a 5k, 1 mile Fun Run, and interactive children’s craft activities.
Oktoberfest | Fri., Oct. 1-Sun., Oct. 3 | 11 a.m.-9:30 p.m. | NOMA Square | Free entry | Celebrate fall with beer, live music, pretzels and other traditional German food, and of course, lederhosen. 🍻
Potted Potter | Fri., Oct. 1-Sun., Oct. 3 | Times vary | Gunter Theatre at The Peace Center | $55 | Grab your wand and cloak — this Olivier Award nominated Harry Potter parody show will have you laughing whether you’re a Potterhead or not.
Beetle Juiced Up Pop Up Bar | Fri., Oct. 1-Sun., Oct. 31 | Times vary | UP on the Roof | Free entry | Enjoy spooky cocktails and food all October at this pop up speakeasy at UP on the Roof.
Black Wealth Summit | Fri., Oct. 1-Sat., Oct 2 | Times vary | 45 West Orchard Park Dr. | $99+ | The 3rd Black Wealth Summit includes successful keynote speakers, a reception gala, panel discussions, and the opportunity to network and grow with Black professionals.
Greenville Triumph vs. Fort Lauderdale | Fri., Oct. 1 | 7 p.m. | Legacy Early College | $10+ | Catch a Greenville Triumph game with friends ⚽️
Clemson Women’s Rugby Homecoming Game | Fri., Oct. 1 | 3:30 p.m. | Clemson University | Catch the Clemson women’s rugby team against University of Georgia at their Homecoming game.
Open Door Ministries 21st Church Anniversary | Fri., Oct. 1 | 7 p.m. | Abundant Life Church, 630 Farrs Bridge Rd. | Free | Celebrate 21 years of the Open Door Ministries Church with special guest preacher Apostle John Eckert.
World in Motion Photography Exhibition Opening | Fri., Oct. 1 | 6-8 p.m. | Southeast Center for Photography | Free | Join the SE Center for Photography for the opening night of the World in Motion exhibit, which will run through Oct. 30.
First Fridays Gallery Crawl | Fri., Oct. 1 | 6-9 p.m. | Locations vary | Navigate Greenville’s visual arts scene, as galleries and venues open their doors to the public – see participating galleries here. Ⓟ
Project Host Annual BBQ Cook-off and Festival | Fri., Oct. 1-Sat., Oct. 2 | Event times vary | St. Mary’s Catholic Church Green Space, 111 Hampton Ave. | Free | The annual event raises funds to support free meal and training programs. Enjoy starters, sides, and sweets, and the pork butt competition. 🐷 Ⓟ
Riverside High School Spirit Week for Big Brothers Big Sisters | Fri, Oct. 1-Fri., Oct. 8 | Riverside High School, 794 Hammett Bridge Rd., Greer | $5-20 | The spirit week, which benefits Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Upstate, includes several community events where profits + donations will be shared with the organization. Ⓟ
Fall escape to Asheville, NC, with Atelier Maison & Co.| Fri., Oct. 1-Sun., Oct. 3 | Times and locations vary | Free | Fall is in the air and it’s the perfect time to see Asheville. Check out Atelier Maison & Co.’s itinerary of local hot spots to keep you busy. 🍂 Ⓟ
Saturday, Oct. 2
WE Brunch | Sat., Oct. 2 | 1-4:30 p.m. | Commerce Club — Greenville, 55 Beattie Place | $60-$350 | About Her Business presents this opportunity to network, eat brunch, and sip mimosas with female entrepreneurs and businesswomen.
Yoga in the Woods | Sat., Oct. 2 | 9-10:30 a.m. | Silver Terra Nature Park, 1151 Melton Rd., Liberty, SC 29657 | $15 | Start your Saturday with yoga in nature at Silver Terra Nature Park, with tea to follow.
Walk to End Alzheimer’s | Sat., Oct. 2 | 8-10 a.m. | Fluor Field at the West End | Free | Join the Alzheimer’s Association in their fight against the disease at their fundraising walk.
RRC Car Show | Sat., Oct. 2 | 10 a.m.-2 p.m. | Trailblazer Park, Travelers Rest | $25 | Ridge Runner Corvettes presents their 5th annual car show, featuring stunning vehicles, food, a raffle and 50/50, vendors, and live music.
Green the Black Church Summit | Sat., Oct. 2 | 10 a.m.-12 p.m. | Dominion World Ministries | Free | Join South Carolina Interfaith Power & Light for a discussion on climate change and its relation to God, social justice, and the South Carolina community.
Unlocked Coffee Roasters 1st Anniversary | Sat., Oct. 2 | 8 a.m.-6 p.m. | Unlocked Coffee Roasters | Free entry | Celebrate Unlocked Coffee Roasters 1st Anniversary with a limited edition coffee launch, new merchandise, and raffles.
Indigo Fest | Sat., Oct. 2 | 5 p.m. | The Radio Room | $10+ | Catch live performances by local indie and hip hop groups including 3:00AM, Curly Blue, Curfue, Lo Indigo, Quality Time and more.
Ballyhootenanny Fall Festival | Sat., Oct. 2-Sun., Oct. 3 | 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Oct. 2, 1-6 p.m. Oct. 3 |
Ballyhoo Petting Zoo, 849 Norris Rd., Anderson | $7+ | As if a regular trip to the petting zoo isn’t fun enough, the first annual Ballyhootenanny Fall Festival offers a chance to explore vendors including local businesses, crafters, and artists.
Gemstone Roundtable Brunch | Sat., Oct 2-Tues., Oct. 5 | Times vary | Llyn Strong Fine Art Jewelry | Free, registration required | Learn about gemstones and which gems fit you best with award winning jewelry designer Llyn Strong and Graduate Gemologist Sydney Strong.
Clemson Tigers vs. Boston College | Sat., Oct. 2 | 7:30 p.m. | Clemson Memorial Stadium | $80 | Get your tailgate on at Clemson’s Homecoming football game.
Piedmont Wood Carvers Club Show & Sale | Sat., Oct. 2 | 10 a.m.-5 p.m. | Mauldin Cultural Center, 101 E. Butler Rd., Mauldin | Free entry | Explore unique works of wood carving art from over 50 vendors, carving demonstrations, and more artisan goods, plus food trucks.
Red Ribbon 5k | Sat., Oct. 2 | 8 a.m. | Sugar Creek Community Clubhouse #3, 119 Stonecrest Road, Greer | $25 18 and under, $35 19 and up | Run or walk this 5k for a cause with Just Say Something, and help support their goal of raising $15,000 for Youth Impact Sports and Parent Enriching programs to keep children healthy, safe, and drug free.
Get Out! Greenville: A Celebration of All Things Outdoors | Sat., Oct. 2 | 9 a.m.-3 p.m. | Pleasant Ridge Camp & Retreat Center, 4232 SC-11, Marietta | Free | This free family friendly fall tradition for outdoor enthusiasts features hands-on fun including alpine tower, paddle pond, skateboard ramp, vendors, food trucks, bike races + more. 🚲 Ⓟ
An evening of art for all: Launch party open to the public | Sat., Oct. 2 | 5:30-8 p.m. | Mélange Gallery, 1607 Laurens Rd. | Free | Enjoy abstract art from Briana Danyele + Jamie Dawson, plus Groovy Dawgs and The Booze Buggy in the parking lot with food and drinks for purchase. Ⓟ
Sunday, Oct. 3
SC Comicon Jr | Sun., Oct. 3 | 11 a.m.-6 p.m. | Greenville Convention Center | $10 | This smaller, one-day version of the SC comicon features pop culture vendors, artists, and creators for fun for all ages. 💥
Redemption East Fall Festival | Sun., Oct. 3 | 10 a.m.-3 p.m. | Greenville Convention Center | Free | Join Redemption East for a day of fun and free carnival rides at the Greenville Convention Center.
Girlology LIVE Something New About You | Sun, Oct. 3 | 4-6 p.m. | Parkside Pediatrics
525 Verdae Blvd | $50 | Puberty is messy and scary, but it doesn’t have to be—this class by Girlology encourages open discussion on topics from nutrition to emotions to internet safety, and more.
Say What Poetry Open Mic | Sun., Oct. 3 | 7:30-9 p.m. | Coffee Underground | $10 | Say What is back on Sundays at Coffee Underground with an open mic and a night filled with poetry and fun.
Mean Girls Drag Brunch | Sun., Oct. 3 | 11 a.m. | The L, Larkin’s Catering & Events | $40 | It’s October 3rd—celebrate with a “Mean Girls” themed drag show, mimosas, and delicious brunch options.
Step Up to The Plate | Sun., Oct. 3 | 2-6 p.m. | Fluor Field at the West End | Free | The Racial Equity and Economic Mobility Commission presents this opportunity to discuss and learn about racial equity in the community with guest speaker Dr. Sarah Elizabeth Lewis, Associate Harvard Professor and author of “The Rise.”
Artisan Market & Sidewalk Sale | Sun., Oct. 3 | 1-5 p.m. | The Shops at Greenridge, 1125 Woodruff Rd Greenville | Free entry | Shop local goods from over 10 local vendors, including Dove Bake Studio, Ma’s Banana Bread, and Suburbia Dog Co.
The Artist Next Door Fall Show | Sun., Oct. 3 | 1-5:30 p.m. | 25 Pinehurst Dr. | Free | Local artist Sherrill Hill hosts 20 other local artists for The Artist Next Door Fall Show featuring paintings, pottery, photography + more. Ⓟ
Art Market and Sidewalk Sale | Sun., Oct. 3 | 1-5 p.m. | The Shops at Greenridge, 1125 Woodruff Rd. | Free | It’s officially time to shop for all the fall things. Join the Shops at Greenridge for a family-friendly outdoor art market featuring live music, local artisans, live music, and special deals + sales. 🍁 Ⓟ
Week of Oct. 4-10
Monday, Oct. 4
Wedding Education Summit | Mon., Oct. 4-Tues., Oct 5 | 10 a.m. Oct.4-9 p.m. Oct. 5 | $50+ | Zen, 924 S Main St. | Calling all wedding pros—network and learn with other members of the bridal business in the Upstate at this two-day summit. 👰🏽♀️
Family Law Free Legal Clinic | Mon., Oct. 4 | 6:30-7:30 p.m. | Pickens County Library System, 304 Biltmore Rd, Easley | Free | The South Carolina Bar teamed up with Pickens County Public Library to present a lecture on family law by a volunteer attorney, followed by a Q&A session.
Xtreme HipHop Step N’ Twerk | Mon., Oct. 4 | 6:30-8:30 p.m. | Empowrment Zone, 775 Woodruff Rd. | $20 | Change up your glute and leg routine with this 2-hour beginner step and twerk class with Xtreme HipHop certified instructors LaRisa and LaTan.
Blue Moon Rising Paint Night | Mon., Oct. 4 | 7-9 p.m. | Painting With a Twist, 115 Pelham Rd. | $41-$47 | Paint a rising blue moon scene on wood or canvas at this BYOB class.
Phyllis Wheatley Community Center Strengthening Families Program | Mon., Oct. 4 | 6 p.m. | Phyllis Wheatley Community Center | Free | Learn techniques and tips for listening more, yelling less, and creating a healthy family relationship.
Giving for a Giver Blood Drive Week | Mon., Oct. 4-Mon., Oct. 11 | Times vary | Allen Tate Realtors at Greenville, Greer, Simpsonville, Seneca, and Easley/Powdersville | Free | Donate blood for Stephanie Martin, who has dedicated her life to helping autistic children through the Hope Foundation and was recently diagnosed with B-cell Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia.
Tuesday, Oct. 5
Hadestown | Tues., Oct. 5-Sun., Oct. 10 | Times vary | The Peace Center | $39+ | Broadway is back—get a taste of it right here in Greenville with this Grammy and eight-time Tony award-winning musical at the Peace Center.
Greer Rotary Club Meeting | Tues., Oct. 5 | 5:30-6:30 p.m. | Blue Ridge Brewing, Greer | Free | Join the Rotary Club’s monthly meeting and learn about opportunities for networking, fun, fellowship, and community service.
Thankful Pumpkin Paint Night | Tues., Oct. 5 | 6:30-9:30 p.m. | Rotties 221 Biergarten, 228 S Main St., Woodruff | $40 | Grab a fall-loving friend and paint a Thankful Pumpkin on wood, and leave with your own handmade seasonal decor.
Sherry Tasting with Gonzalez Byass | Tues., Oct. 5 | 6:30-8 p.m. | LaRue Fine Chocolate | $27 | Taste a selection of wines from Gonzalez Byass as you learn more about sherries.
Light in the Darkness Fundraiser | Tues., Oct. 5 | 6 p.m. | Taylors First Baptist Church, 200 W Main St, Taylors | Free | Join the Child Evangelism Fellowship of SC for their yearly Light in the Darkness event, with featured speaker, author Clayton King.
Greenville Memorial Hospital Hiring Event | Tues., Oct. 5 | 10 a.m.-5 p.m. | Crowne Plaza Greenville | Free | Prisma Health Greenville Memorial Hospital is hiring nurses and nursing-support positions — come share your talent and network at this in-person hiring event.
Wednesday, Oct. 6
Paint Your Watershed | Wed., Oct. 6 | 6:30-7:30 p.m. | Virtual | Free, registration required | Paint a mountain landscape and learn about the importance of watersheds in the Upstate with Greenville County Soil & Water Conservation District.
October Real Estate Investors Meetup | Wed., Oct. 6 | 5:30-8 p.m. | Carolina Bauernhaus Greenville | Free | Join Modern Real Estate Consultant and It’s Greenville for their monthly meetup and discussion.
Gringos Cantina Trivia | Wed., Oct. 6 | 8-10 p.m. | Gringos Cantina | Free | Join Gringos Cantina for Team Trivia Night and compete for the chance to win prizes.
Positive K’s Comedy Experience | Wed., Oct. 6 | 8:30 p.m. | The Comedy Zone Greenville | $25-$35 | Join Positive K and fellow comedian guests Sunshine, Demakco, Weightball, and Sweet Baby Kita for a night of laughs at The Comedy Zone Greenville.
Sushi Making Class | Wed., Oct. 6 | 6-8 p.m. | The Cook’s Station | $60 | Learn to make three kinds of sushi rolls in this course and how to get the rice just right, plus sample saki.
Thursday, Oct. 7
Fall for Greenville | Thurs., Oct. 7-Sun., Oct. 10 | Times vary | Downtown Greenville | Free entry | Fall for Greenville is back for its 40th year with a kickoff concert on October 2nd, followed by 3 days of live music, activities and rides for kids, and over 50 food, beer + wine vendors.
Art of Business | Thurs., Oct. 7 | 10-11 a.m. | Open Art Studios | Free | If you’re a local artist looking to connect with other creatives and expand your sales, this is for you.
Mountain Interstate Foreign Languages Conference | Thurs., Oct. 7-Sat., Oct. 9 | Times vary | Virtual | $35+ | Join the Mountain Interstate Foreign Languages Association via Zoom for 3 days of culturally and linguistically enriching workshops, speakers, discussions, social gatherings and more.
unWINEd Ladies Night | Thurs., Oct. 7 | 6-9 p.m. | Wild Hare Parlour | Free entry | Grab your girlfriends for a night of wine tasting, product sampling, snacks, and a chance to win raffle prizes at the Wild Hare Parlour.
Beef Tenderloin Demo/Tasting | Thurs., Oct. 7 | 6-8 p.m. | Truist Culinary & Hospitality Innovation Center at Greenville Technical College | $49 | Learn how professional butchers and chefs cut and trim an entire beef tenderloin to create delicious steaks, roasts, stew, and more, just in time for the holidays.
Farm to Table Fundraising Dinner | Thurs., Oct. 7 | 6-9 p.m. | Hub City Farmers Market Urban Farm, Spartanburg | $80+ | Support the Hub City Farmers Market with this 6-course dinner made with local seasonal ingredients and wine from Bond Street Wines.
Fall Bluegrass and Harvest Market | Every Thursday in October | 6-8 p.m. | Trailblazer Park, Travelers Rest | Free entry | Groove to live Bluegrass music as you get to know your neighbors with family-style dining — plus food trucks, local vendors, and more.
Friday, Oct. 8
3 Doors Down | Fri., Oct. 8 | 8 p.m. | CCNB Amphitheatre, Simpsonville | $29+ | Experience 3 Doors Down live on “The Better Life 20th Anniversary Tour,” with special guest Koe Wetzel. 🎵
Coffee With Veterans & First Responders | Fri., Oct. 8 | 9 a.m.-12 p.m. | The Marriott, One Parkway E | Free | Connect and network with fellow veterans and first responders looking for new jobs, featuring speakers Anna Harris, Director of HR for North American Rescue, and Rick Silva Recruiting Manager for Interim HealthCare of the Upstate.
Triumph on the Greens Adaptive Golf Tournament | Fri., Oct. 8 | 9 a.m. | The Furman Golf Club | $30-$125 | This tournament provides adaptive equipment for golf-lovers with disabilities to enjoy a day of golf, friendly competition, breakfast and BBQ lunch.
Five Forks Brewing OktoBeerfest | Fri., Oct. 8-Sun., Oct. 10 | 5 p.m. Fri., Oct. 8-9 p.m., Sun., Oct. 10 | Five Forks Brewing | Free entry | Join Five Forks Brewing in a weekend of OktoBeerfest celebrations with live music by BellaNova Strings, food, and beer — don’t forget your best lederhosen.
Horrible Girl and the Hot Mess Farewell Show | Fri., Oct. 8 | 7:30-11 p.m. | The Radio Room | $10+ | Join Greenville-based pop-punk band Horrible Girl for their final show, featuring their good friends Dollar Signs, In Case of Emergency, and Radagascar.
Zoo Tots | Fri., Oct. 8-Sat., Oct. 9 | Times vary | The Greenville Zoo | $10 for members, $22 for non-members | Kids will read “The Three Little Pigs,” then practice their huffing and puffing skills as they build and destroy houses.
Tim Renner, Baritone & Daniel Overly, Piano | Fri., Oct. 8 | 4-5 p.m. | War Memorial Chapel at Bob Jones University | Free, donations encouraged | The Gingery-Mack Scholarship Fund hosts a free concert with vocalist Tim Renner, and pianist (+ Bob Jones University alumni) Daniel Overly.
Meet Your Makers Tour + Tasting | Fri., Oct. 8-Sat., Oct. 9 | Times vary | Vicario Micro-Distillery and Farm, 800 Old Jones Rd., Greer | $15 | Reserve your tickets ahead of time and tour the farm and processing area where Vicario has created 16 award-winning liqueurs. Ⓟ
Saturday, Oct. 9
VIBE 2021 | Sat., Oct. 9 | 2-5 p.m. | The Community Tap, 217 Wade Hampton Blvd. | $75 | Taste a collection of over 60 rare beers accompanied by local food included in the ticket price at this beer fest.
Brittany’s Benches Run.Walk.Wag. | Sat., Oct. 9 | 10 a.m. | Conestee Park | $20 Fun Run/Wag, $25 5K | Support Brittany Langley Lawson’s family in their mission to create benches where people can sit and “revel in the joy of life” in Brittany’s memory at this 5K and fun run with your pup.
DYNO Shootout Competition | Sat., Oct. 9 | 11 a.m.-4 p.m. | Harley-Davidson of Greenville | Free entry | Enter your Harley-Davidson bike in this horsepower competition for a chance to win a $500 or $200 Harley-Davidson of Greenville gift card, plus enjoy food, beer, vendors, and more.
NF: Clouds Tour | Sat., Oct. 9 | 8 p.m. | CCNB Amphitheatre, Simpsonville | $29.50 | See Michigan rapper and composer Nate Feuerstein, aka NF, with special guest Michl.
STEAM Workshop: The Secrets of Sewers | Sat., Oct. 9 | 11 a.m. | Virtual | Free | Kids and families will learn all about sewer systems, and the legends of sewer monsters at this free virtual event.
Carolina Pagan Fest | Sat., Oct. 9 | 10 a.m.-6 p.m. | Maynard Community Center, 1127 Jameson Rd., Easley | Free entry | Experience and learn about the Pagan culture at this festival, which strives to dispel misconceptions about Paganism.
Sunday, Oct. 10
Breast Cancer Awareness Ride | Sun., Oct. 10 | 12-4 p.m. | Harley-Davidson of Greenville | $20 | Ride to support breast cancer awareness and the Cancer Society of Greenville County with Harley Davidson of Greenville, and enjoy raffles and free hot dogs and chili — don’t forget to wear your pink. 💗
Spookalicious Pageant | Sun., Oct. 10 | 9 a.m.-6:30 p.m. | Hilton Greenville | Prices vary | Sign up to compete in this Halloween-themed beauty pageant in either Natural or Glitz categories, with a chance to win over $3000 in cash prizes.
for King and Country | Sun., Oct. 10 | 7 p.m. | Bon Secours Wellness Arena | $30+ | See platinum-selling duo for King and Country on “Relate | The Fall 2021 Tour.”
Fall/Halloween Door Hanger Paint Party | Sun., Oct. 10 | 5-7:30 p.m. | The Warehouse at Vaughns, 109 W Trade St., Simpsonville | $40 | Make your own wooden, hand-cut door hangers to decorate your home for the season — choose from a witch hat, turkey, skull, or acorn.
Scarecrows on Main Competition | Sun., Oct. 10-Mon., Nov. 1 | Daily | Main St., Travelers Rest | Free | Homemade scarecrows takeover Main Street TR for the month of October — vote on your favorite or enter a scarecrow by Oct. 4 for a chance to win prizes.
Week of Oct. 11-17
Monday, Oct. 11
Triple P Parenting Class | Mon., Oct. 11 | 6-7:30 p.m. | 730 S Pleasantburg Dr. | Free | This class introduces parents to six core building blocks for their children to deal with feelings and develop resiliency.
Greenville County Legislative Delegation Meeting | Mon., Oct. 11 | 5:30-7 p.m. | Greenville County Square, 301 University Ridge | Free | Join this public meeting with every state legislator from Greenville county to discuss budgeting, business, and civil matters.
The Jimmy Justice Family | Mon., Oct. 11 | 7-9 p.m. | Victory Baptist Church, 1832 Powdersville Rd, Easley | Free | Enjoy a sermon from Brother Eddie Davis, followed by a performance from Southern Gospel group The Jimmy Justice Family.
SCSPE Piedmont Chapter Meeting | Mon., Oct. 11 | Time TBA | Hilton Greenville, 45 W Orchard Park Dr. | Free | Join the South Carolina Society of Professional Engineers for their monthly chapter meeting.
Autumn Botanicals Painting Class | Mon., Oct. 11 | 7-9 p.m. | Painting With a Twist, 115 Pelham Rd. | $41-$60 | Paint and sip at this BYOB course, where you will create autumn artwork on your choice of canvas or wood.
Meals on Wheels of Greenville Young Professionals Fall Social | Thurs., Oct. 14 | 5:30-7:30 p.m. | Meals On Wheels Of Greenville | $30 | Come out for an evening of networking, live music, food and drinks, raffle prizes, and more. All event proceeds go to Meals on Wheels of Greenville. Ⓟ
Preschoolers Language and Culture Mini Camp | Oct. 11-22 or Oct 12-21 (days/times vary) | 3445 Pelham Rd. Suite F | $135 | In-person, 2-week cultural enrichment camps for kids ages 4-5 to explore world languages and cultures with games, arts and crafts, storytelling, cultural music + more. Ⓟ
Artisanville | Sat., Nov. 6-Sun., Nov. 7 | 10 a.m.-6 p.m. | Greenville Convention Center, 1 Exposition Dr. (Eisenhower Dr. entrance) | $5+ | Shoppers can enjoy handmade, original fine art and craft at different price points, artist demos, healthy food, live music, multiple $20 drawings for over $1,000 of “Artisanville Bucks” to spend at the show, and a “New Emerging Artists” showcase. Ⓟ
Tuesday, Oct. 12
Halloween Cookie Decorating | Tues., Oct. 12 | 6:30 p.m. | Tip Top Cake Shop, 601 Williams Ave, Easley | $45 | Join Tip Top Cake Shop for this BYOB, step-by-step Halloween themed cookie decorating class.
Furman Paladins vs. Bob Jones Bruins Men’s Soccer | Tues., Oct. 12 | 7 p.m. | Stone Stadium, Furman University | $5 | Don’t miss this match between two hometown university soccer teams.
Wonder Walk: March For Babies | Tues., Oct. 12 | 9 a.m. | Virtual | Donations encouraged | Register as an individual, team captain, or team member and raise money to help March of Dimes provide healthy starts for all children.
Greenlink UMO Information Session | Tues., Oct. 12 | 8:30-9:30 a.m. | Greenlink Transit Center | Free | Learn how you can save money on bus fares with UMO: an electronic fare collection system that can keep track of payments and help you find the best fares.
Paint Pour | Tues., Oct. 12 | 7-9 p.m. | Painting With a Twist | $28 | Join Painting With a Twist for this BYOB paint pour art class.
Wednesday, Oct. 13
Flavoring Foods Course | Wed., Oct. 13 | 6-8 p.m. | Truist Culinary & Hospitality Innovation Center at Greenville Technical College | $39 | Boost your cooking skills with this 2-hour course on flavoring foods, where you will learn to “think like a chef” about spices, herbs, salting, and substitutes — plus prepare and taste several tapas-sized dishes.
Breast Cancer Awareness Benefit Workshop | Wed., Oct. 13 | 6-7:30 p.m. | Scarlett’s High Cotton, 3275 Reidville Rd., Spartanburg | $7 | “Make and Take” a sign promoting breast cancer awareness at this workshop, from which all proceeds will go towards cancer research.
Chicago | Wed., Oct. 13 | 7:30 p.m. | Peace Center | $75+ | See two-time Grammy Award-winning rock and roll band Chicago.
Infant and Child CPR Course | Wed., Oct. 13 | 6-7:30 p.m. | St. Francis Eastside, 125 Commonwealth Dr. | $10 | This class provides basic instruction on providing CPR for infants and young children based on the American Heart Association Family and Friends guidelines.
Buena Vida Yoga | Wed., Oct. 13 | 6-7 p.m. | Camperdown Plaza, 319 S. Main St. | Free | Celebrate National Hispanic American Heritage Month with a free yoga class (bring your own mat) led by Cesar Salas + sponsored by Flow To You. Ⓟ
As You Like It | Wed., Oct. 13-Sat., Oct. 23 | Times vary | The Playhouse at Furman University | Price TBD | Furman University Theatre is back for the 2021-2022 season with this musical adaptation of Shakespeare’s “As You Like It.”
Thursday, Oct. 14
America | Thurs., Oct. 14 | 7:30 p.m. | Peace Center | $45-$65 | 70’s rock group America is coming to Greenville — catch them perform hits like “Horse With No Name” and “Sister Golden Hair.”
Jeff Foxworthy and Leanne Morgan | Thurs., Oct. 14 | 7 p.m. | Bon Secours Wellness Arena | $36.50 | Join comedians Jeff Foxworthy and Leanne Morgan for a night of laughs.
Mouth for War | Thurs., Oct. 14 | 7:30-11 p.m. | The Radio Room | $10+ | Headbang at this live performance by Colorado heavy metal band Mouth for War, with guests Your Spirit Dies, Candescent, and Curse of Flesh.
Bras for the Cause | Thurs., Oct. 14 | 7-9:30 p.m. | Downtown Greenville | Free entry | Over 100 decorated bras will be displayed in downtown Greenville with a “BRA-stalgia” theme inspired by decades from the past 100 years — vote for your favorite for $1 to raise money for Hunt Regional Healthcare Foundation.
Food Truck Rollout | Thurs., Oct. 14 | 5-8 p.m. | Greer City Park, 301 E. Poinsett St., Greer | Free entry | Bring your own blanket and chairs for a night of live music and local food trucks at Greer City Park.
Friday, Oct. 15
Brad Stine at the Comedy Zone | Fri., Oct. 15-Sat., Oct. 16 | Times vary | The Comedy Zone Greenville | $20-$25 | Join “God’s Comic” Brad Stine at the Comedy Zone for comedy that walks the edgy-Christian line.
Disco Donnie Presents: Ill Gates | Fri., Oct. 15 | 8 p.m.-1:30 a.m. Sat., Oct. 16 | The Radio Room | Dance the night away with EDM DJ Ill Gates on his “The Arrival” tour.
Greer Middle College BBQ & Silent Auction | Fri., Oct. 15 | 6-8 p.m. | Greer Middle College, 138 W. McElhaney Road, Taylors | $15 | Join Greer Middle College for this silent auction and Henry’s BBQ dinner to raise money for GMC students.
Kids Night Out | Fri., Oct. 15 | 6-9 p.m. | Palmetto Proper, 164 Main St., Travelers Rest | $20 | Drop the kids off for pizza, unlimited indoor playground time, crafts, and a movie — pajamas encouraged.
Greenville County Fall Pickleball Smash | Fri., Oct. 15-Sun., Oct. 17 | Times vary | Northside Park, 101 W. Darby Rd. | $45+ | This tournament is open to all adults who love pickleball or pickleball newbies, with three age divisions and multiple skill categories.
Macaron Workshop | Fri., Oct. 15 | 6-8 p.m. | Le Petit Croissant | $55 | Bring a friend and a bottle to this class to make your own macarons and filling from scratch with Chef Vincent Cardonna.
Saturday, Oct. 16
Block Party at The Cotton Mill | Sat., Oct. 16 | 10 a.m.-2 p.m. | The Cotton Mill, 300 South St. | Free entry | Elite Total Fitness presents this one-day event filled with vendors, food trucks, music, and activities to promote health and wellness for all ages in the community.
NEEDTOBREATHE Into the Mystery Tour | Sat., Oct. 16 | 7 p.m. | Bon Secours Wellness Arena | $29.50+ | See SC native Christian rock group NEEDTOBREATHE on their “Into the Mystery” tour, with special guests Switchfoot and The New Respects.
Greenville Rugby vs. Raleigh | Sat., Oct. 16 | 1-2 p.m. | Greenville Griffins Rugby Club, 25 W. Washington St. | Free | Catch the Greenville Griffins play against Raleigh rugby.
Greenville Chorale Celebrating 60! | Sat., Oct. 16 | 8 p.m. | Peace Concert Hall | Prices vary | Join the Greenville Chorale in celebrating their 60th season with performances including “A German Requiem” by Johannes Brahms
Greenville Brunch Festival | Sat., Oct. 16 | 12-4 p.m. | Fluor Field | Prices vary | Skip the chaotic brunch-planning group chat and head to Fluor Field to sample brunch from over 15 Greenville restaurants, sip your favorite brunch beverages, and enjoy live music and a DJ.
Furman Paladins vs. The Citadel Bulldogs | Sat., Oct. 16 | 6 p.m. | Paladin Stadium | $25+ | Head to Paladin Stadium to cheer on Furman football as they take on the Citadel Bulldogs.
South Carolina Arms Collectors Association – Gun and Knife Show | Sat., Oct. 16-Sun., Oct. 17 | Times vary | Greenville Convention Center | Prices vary | Buy, sell, and trade a wide variety of modern and antique guns, knives, and ammo.
Greenville Triumph vs. New England Revolution II | Sat., Oct. 16 | 7 p.m. | Legacy Early College | $10+ | Bring the family out for soccer at this Greenville vs. New England game.
Fall Festival Market | Sat., Oct. 16 | 10 a.m.-2 p.m. | Roper Mountain Estates Clubhouse | Free | Shop, eat, and play to raise money for Harvest Hope Food Bank at this local artisan and craft fall fest.
Furman Football vs. The Citadel | Sat., Oct. 16 | 6-10 p.m. | Paladin Stadium | $25 | Come early for free live music, tailgate games, food trucks + inflatables in the Furman Fan Zone, and stay for post-game fireworks after the game. Ⓟ
Sam Bush Band presented by Bluegrass Spartanburg | Sat., Oct. 16 | 8-10 p.m. | Twichell Auditorium at Converse University, 580 E Main St., Spartanburg | $40-55 | Vocalist, multi-instrumentalist, and father of progressive Bluegrass is heading to Spartanburg for a concert that promises to be a sellout. Ⓟ
Fall Warehouse Sale + Artisan Market | Sat., Oct. 16 | 10 a.m.-6 p.m. | Atelier Maison & Co., 121 Sweeten Creek Rd. | Free | Escape to Asheville for an afternoon of food, live music + up to 40% off curated warehouse items with Atelier Maison & Co. Ⓟ
Sunday, Oct. 17
FALL for Disco | Sun., Oct. 17 | 4-8 p.m. | Modal Coffee & Hostel | $10-$20 | Break out your best 70s costume and dance moves for a night of disco, drinks, food from Cucina Del Borgo, and glitter.
2nd Annual Bourbon for Boobs | Sun., Oct. 17 | 4-8 p.m. | Neat Bourbon Bar | $60 | Sip for the cure — sample four bourbons, complemented by food from Mike & Jeff’s BBQ, and participate in a silent auction to raise money for TEAM SAMMIE, who battled breast cancer for 6 years.
Free Community Yoga | Sun., Oct. 17 | 1:30-2:30 p.m. | Camperdown Plaza | Free | Beat the Sunday scaries with complimentary yoga at Camperdown Plaza with Abby Garcia — just bring your own mat.
Westward Road | Sun., Oct. 17 | 6:30 p.m. | Tanglewood Baptist Church, 5 New Durham Bridge Rd. | See gospel and christian country trio Westward Road perform at Tanglewood Baptist Church.
Beauty in the Broken Kintsugi Workshop | Sun., Oct. 17 | 1-3 p.m. | Nectar Community, 219 W Antrim Dr. | $60 | Learn the art of kintsugi, a Japanese practice of fixing broken ceramics with gold, at this workshop that encourages self-reflection.
Week of Oct. 18-24
Monday, Oct. 18
Sierra Nevada Beer Tasting Event | Mon., Oct. 18 | 7-8:30 p.m. | The Tasting Room, 164 S. Main St., Travelers Rest | $25 | Taste a selection of Sierra Nevada seasonal autumn brews, accompanied by a special brew box.
Upstate Running Club Youth Series | Mon., Oct. 18 | 5:30-6:30 p.m. | 221 Lakewood Dr.| $5 | This 3k is the third installment of the youth Fall XC series; register with the South Carolina Ultra Marathon Club, Upstate Running Club, or Without Limits Greenville Running Team for a $5 discount.
Ben Brainard at The Comedy Zone | Mon., Oct. 18 | 7 p.m. | The Comedy Zone Greenville | $20 | Join viral comedian Ben Brainard from his quarantine series “The Table” at The Comedy Zone.
Indian Cuisine Cooking Class | Mon., Oct. 18 | 6-8 p.m. | The Cook’s Station | $60 | Make Indian Salad, Choloe, Jeera Rice, and Carrot Halwa with Indian native Chef Chitra Mehrotra.
The Spooky Riot Hair Class | Mon., Oct. 18 | 10 a.m.-3 p.m. | Hive Hair Society, 38 Groce Rd., Lyman | $175 | Join Hive Hair Society for a spooky creative color look and learn class, and leave with skills for creative color consultations, styling, placement technique and application, photography and more.
Cinderella’s Ball Greenville | Mon., Oct. 18 | 6-9 p.m. | Zen | $30 | This father-daughter dance is an opportunity to dress up like a princess, dance, eat like royalty, and make memories.
Tuesday, Oct. 19
Furman Paladins vs. Duke Blue Devils Men’s Soccer | Tues., Oct. 19 | 7 p.m. | Stone Stadium, Furman University | $5 | See Furman men’s soccer face off against Duke University Blue Devils.
Chaarg WW: Flair Fitness | Tues., Oct. 19 | 7-8 p.m. | Flair Fitness, 726 Wade Hampton Blvd. | Free | Join Flair Fitness for a Tuesday evening Crossfit workout.
8th Annual Pearls & Pumps | Tues., Oct. 19 | 4-8 p.m. | Greenville Convention Center | $60 | Breast Cancer survivors headline a fashion show during this dinner, followed by a panel discussion with Dr. Stephen Dyar and survivor Kristen Gault.
Margaritas & Modern Calligraphy | Tues., Oct. 19 | 6:30-8 p.m. | Tipsy Taco | $60 | This 90 minute class includes a beginner calligraphy kit and instruction, accompanied by tacos and margaritas.
Tough Talk Tuesday | Tues., Oct. 19 | 7-8 p.m. | Virtual | Free | Add to your parent-child discussion toolbox at this Zoom webinar focused on talking to your kids about suffering, death, and hardship, with special guest Dr. Corey Emanual, media psychologist.
Charleston Open Source Virtual Career Fair | Tues., Oct. 19 | 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. | Virtual | Free | Meet some of Charleston’s top tech companies and learn more about available positions + how to grow your career in Charleston’s tech industry. Ⓟ
Wednesday, Oct. 20
Ledisi: The Wild Card Tour | Wed., Oct. 20 | 7:30 p.m. | Peace Concert Hall | $35+ | See R&B artist, actress, and 2021 Grammy-winner Ledisi perform live on her “Wild Card” tour.
Furman Paladins vs. Wofford Terriers Women’s Volleyball | Wed., Oct. 20 | 7 p.m. | Alley Gymnasium, Furman University | $5 | See the Furman women’s volleyball team go head to head with the Wofford Terriers. 🏐
A Light Divided with The Almas | Wed., Oct. 20 | 7:30-11 p.m. | The Radio Room | $10 | Experience North Carolina native rock band A Light Divided, along with The Almas, A War to Win, and Auralayer.
Thriveal Deeper Weekend | Wed., Oct. 20-Fri., Oct. 22 | Downtown Greenville, multiple locations | $950 | The 10th annual Deeper Weekend is a conference for accountants and accounting firms, offering a chance to step away from the office to learn, grow, and network for the success of both you and your accounting firm.
Presenting Parkside Parenting Event | Wed., Oct. 20 | Parkside Pediatrics, 525 Verdae Blvd. | Presenting Parkside allows new parents or parents seeking a new pediatrician to meet a provider, tour the Breastfeeding Center of Greenville, and get to know Parkside Pediatrics.
Thursday, Oct. 21
Third Thursday Fall Market | Thurs., Oct. 21 | 5-8 p.m. | Poe West | Free entry | Shop, eat and drink at your local market. 🛍
The Piedmont Boys with Drayton Farley | Thurs., Oct. 21 | 7:30-11 p.m. | The Radio Room | $10 | Head to The Radio room for a night of live country music from Greenville native group The Piedmont Boys and Drayton Farley.
The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) | Thurs., Oct. 21-Sun., Nov. 7 | Times vary | Centre Stage | $18.50+ | Speed through all 37 of Shakespeare’s plays in just 97 minutes, performed by just three actors.
Lunch & Lit with Patti Callahan | Thurs., Oct. 21 | 12 p.m. | Soby’s | $45 | Lunch with New York Times bestselling author Patti Callahan as she discusses her recent release, “Once Upon a Wardrobe,” that tackles the question of where Narnia came from.
Boo-zy Book Club | Thurs., Oct. 21 | 6-8 p.m. | Larkin’s Sawmill | Free | Five presenters will discuss a book that impacted their personal or professional life (or both), then attendees will have a chance to meet and chat with any of the presenters as you sip refreshments.
Beer & Gear | Thurs., Oct. 21 | 8 a.m.-9 p.m. | Mountain Goat | Free entry | Join Mountain Goat for their annual Great Outdoor Adventure Trips fundraiser to donate used gear, drink beer and coffee, and eat waffles.
Friday, Oct. 22
Carolina Ballet Theatre: Ghosts | Fri., Oct. 22-Sun., Oct. 23 | Times vary | Gunter Theatre | $35 | Enjoy this Greenville-centric Halloween story told through dance.
Pasta Making Course | Fri., Oct. 22 | 5:30-9 p.m. | Truist Culinary & Hospitality Innovation Center at Greenville Technical College | $89 | Make your own authentic pasta at this cooking class, and leave with knowledge of how to make and flavor pasta with different types of dough, colors, and sauces. 🍝
Ned Marshall Memorial Golf Tournament | Fri., Oct. 22 | 11 a.m.-6 p.m. | The Preserve at Verdae | $300 per 4-person team | The 5th Annual Ned Marshall Memorial Golf Tournament will benefit the Center for Developmental Services, and offers opportunities to win prizes for first, second, and third place team, longest drive, closest to pin par 3s, and a 50/50 raffle.
Jason Aldean: BACK IN THE SADDLE TOUR | Fri., Oct. 22 | 7:30 p.m. | Bon Secours Wellness Arena | $28.50+ | See country star Jason Aldean on tour with special guests HARDY and Lainey Wilson.
Zach Williams The Rescue Story Tour | Sat., Oct. 22 | 7-9:30 p.m. | First Baptist Church North Spartanburg, 8740 Asheville Hwy., Spartanburg | Prices vary | Experience Christian rock artist Zach Williams live, with special guests We The Kingdom and Cain. This event is sold out, but you can still get on the waiting list.
Greenville Theatre presents “The Hound of the Baskervilles” | Fri., Oct. 22 -Sun., Nov. 7 | 8-10 p.m. | Greenville Theatre, 444 College St. | $30+ | Watch Sherlock Holmes’ most spine-tingling mystery — filled with suspense, humor, and terror — unfold. Ⓟ
Fall Festival of Houses & Gardens | Fri., Oct. 22-Sun., Oct. 24 | Times vary | Various locations across Beaufort, SC | $70-80 | Glimpse into history as property owners open their private homes and gardens to public view during this three-day event ft. tours, lectures, and more (times + prices vary per activity). 🏛️ Ⓟ
Spookley the Square Pumpkin: The Musical | Fri., Oct. 22-Sun., Oct. 31 | Various performance times | South Carolina Children’s Theatre, 153 Augusta St. | $20 | Sing along and find out if Spookley has what it takes to be the Pick of the Patch in this Halloween musical — perfect for K4-8th Grade. 🎃 Ⓟ
Halloween Costume Party | Fri., Oct. 22 | 8 p.m.-12 a.m. | Artisan Trader, 1274 Pendleton St., Greenville | $10 | Enjoy food, drinks, a special appearance from the Sanderson Sisters, and compete to win the costume contest. 👻Ⓟ
Tasting Experience + Farm Tour | Fri., Oct. 22-Sat., Oct. 23 | 12-5 p.m. | VICARIO Micro-Distillery + Farm, 800 Old Jones Rd., Greer | $15 | Enjoy a unique tasting experience at the VICARIO Micro-Distillery + Farm where they produce 16 award winning liqueurs and gin from their farm grown ingredients. 🍷 Ⓟ
Saturday, Oct. 23
Spooktacular Trail | Sat., Oct. 23 | 4-6 p.m. | Take Heart Church, 1330 Fork Shoals Rd. | Free | This free, not-so-spooky drive-through trail is a chance to see favorite Disney characters and superheroes, with candy for kids.
Furman Paladins vs. East Tennessee State University Buccaneers | Sat., Oct. 23 | 2 p.m. | Paladin Stadium | $25 | Catch Furman football against East Tennessee State for college football saturday.
Furman Paladins vs. East Tennessee State University Men’s Soccer | Sat., Oct. 23 | 7 p.m. | Stone Stadium, Furman University | $5 | Cheer on Furman University men’s soccer against East Tennessee State for Senior Night at Stone Stadium.
Greenville Triumph vs. Chattanooga Red Wolves | Sat., Oct. 23 | 7 p.m. | Legacy Early College | $10+ | Catch Greenville Triumph’s last home game of the season. ⚽️
Brother Oliver | Sat., Oct. 23 | 8-11 p.m. | The Radio Room | $10+ | Check out Brother Oliver’s live performance of what they call “psychedelic folk-rock,” with special guests Stagbriar and Howl in The Valley.
Pretzel Run | Sat., Oct. 23 | 8:30 a.m. | Prince of Peace Catholic Church, 1209 Brushy Creek Rd. | $5+ | Run a 1 or 2 mile course for pretzels and beer.
Beer Mile to Crush Breast Cancer | Sat., Oct. 23 | 3 p.m. | CrossFit Taylors, 250 Mill St. | $40 | Run a “beer mile” for Breast Cancer Awareness: four rounds of a 400m and 12 oz. beer — all proceeds go directly to charity, plus receive a souvenir t-shirt, cup, and $5 off any pizza from The Farehouse.
Sunday, Oct. 24
Hampton-Pinckney Porchfest | Sun., Oct. 24 | 2-5 p.m. | Hampton Avenue, Pinckney Street, Porch Street | Free | Check out 14 different artists on seven porches in Greenville’s Hampton Pinckney Historic District.
Carver Commodore and Whitehall | Sun., Oct. 24 | 7:30-11 p.m. | The Radio Room | $10+ | Catch Carver Commodore, an alt-rock band from Florence, Alabama, live at The Radio Room with indie groups Whitehall and Time Trader.
Pelham First Baptist Church Trail of Treats | Sun., Oct. 24 | 6-7:30 p.m | Pelham First Baptist Church, 2720 S. Old Highway 14, Greer | Free | Join Pelham First Baptist Church for safe, kid-friendly Halloween fun and hunt for candy on the trail of treats.
Fall Cookie Decorating Sip & Design | Sun., Oct. 24 | 4 p.m. | The Cook’s Station | $55 | Learn the basics of cookie decorating, baking, and cutting at this fall-themed class, and amp up your skills just in time for the holiday season.
Making Strides Against Breast Cancer 5k Walk | Sun., Oct. 24 | 12:30 p.m. | TD Stage | Fundraising and registration required | Walk this 5k with Making Strides Against Breast Cancer of Greenville to raise money for Breast Cancer survivors and those who have lost their lives.
Week of Oct. 25-31
Monday, Oct. 25
Fox Run Upstate Warrior Solution Pro-Am | Mon., Oct. 25 | 12 p.m. | Fox Run Country Club, 215 Club Drive, Simpsonville | $75 amateurs, $50 professionals | Golf for good with the Carolina Section of the PGA at this Pro-Am tournament to support Upstate veterans, with lunch included prior to tee time.
SC ABA Annual Conference | Mon., Oct. 25 | 9 a.m.-6 p.m. | Hyatt Regency Greenville | $100+ | The SC Association for Behavioral Analysis hosts their 10th annual conference with workshops, a poster session, networking opportunities, and presentations.
Emergency Medicine Combined Trauma Surgery Conference | Mon., Oct. 25 | 7-8 a.m. | GMH-MSA, 701 Grove Rd. | Medical professionals and students will meet and discuss patient cases at this conference.
Ghoulishly Halloween Dinner Party | Mon., Oct. 25 | 6-8 p.m. | The Cook’s Station | $60 | Create a “spooktacular” menu in this halloween-themed cooking class, from a Voodoo Juice cocktail to Beetlejuice salad to Witches Brew stew.
2021 Greenville County Notary Public Seminar | Mon., Oct. 25 | 6-7:30 p.m. | Greenville Technical College, Barton Campus | Free | This seminar is open to SC notaries or those interested in becoming a notary, and will discuss state laws governing the responsibilities of a notary.
Tuesday, Oct. 26
Gary Clark Jr. | Tues., Oct. 26 | 7:30 p.m. | Peace Concert Hall | $55+ | See modern blues artist and four time Grammy winner Gary Clark Jr. live at the Peace Center.
SOUTHTEC | Tues., Oct. 26-Thurs., Oct. 28 | Times vary | Greenville Convention Center | Free for members, $50 for non-members | SOUTHTEC is the premiere southeast manufacturing trade show, and part of the Manufacturing Technology Series connecting people and advanced manufacturing technology
CHAARG WW: Jazzercise of Taylors | Tues., Oct. 26 | 7-8 p.m. | Jazzercise of Taylors, 4893 Wade Hampton Blvd., Taylors | Free | Join Jazzercise of Taylors for a Zumba workout.
Hallo-Yoga | Tues., Oct. 26 | 7 p.m. | Clock Tower Taproom & Billiards, 120 S. Main St., Simpsonville | $15 | Join Surya Yoga and Clock Tower Taproom for yoga in your halloween costume, with drink specials after class.
Danny Duncan Tour | Tues., Oct. 26 | 7 p.m. | Ground Zero, 3052 Howard St., Spartanburg | $25+ | Catch Youtuber and comedian Danny Duncan at Ground Zero on his 2021 World Tour for a night of laughs.
Rooftop Flower Styling Workshop with Katelyn Pinner Studio | Tues., Oct. 26 | 5-8:30 p.m. | Juniper’s Secret Cocktail Garden, 315 S. Main St. | $150 | Join Katelyn Pinner to create a floral centerpiece while enjoying bubbly, bites, and beautiful views of downtown Greenville. 🌹 Ⓟ
Wednesday, Oct. 27
An Evening With Michael Buble | Wed., Oct. 27 | 8 p.m. | Bon Secours Wellness Arena | $65+ | See Michael Bublé perform live on his rescheduled “An Evening With Michael Buble” tour.
Business on Tap | Wed., Oct. 27 | 5:30-7 p.m. | Gather GVL | Free | Your first drink is free at this night of networking presented by Upstate Business Journal.
A Moonlit Fall Night Paint Class | Wed., Oct. 27 | 7-9 p.m. | Painting With a Twist, 115 Pelham Rd. | $38-$47 | Sip and paint your stress away at this BYOB painting class where you will create a moonlit fall scene.
Howl-O-Ween | Wed., Oct. 27 | 6-8 p.m. | Camperdown Plaza | Free entry | Bring your pup in their best spooky attire for this dog-friendly celebration, featuring live music, food, and a costume contest. 🐶
Sushi Making Class | Wed., Oct. 27 | 6-8 p.m. | The Cook’s Station | $60 | Learn how to make your own sushi and properly roll rice at this class with Chef Ken Ivie, owner of Sushi Hana.
Paella + Wine to Benefit Carolina Dance Collaborative | Wed., Oct. 27 | 6-9 p.m. | Wine House, 475 Haywood Rd, No. 8 | $25 | Wine House joins forces with Daniel Lopez of Time to Taste Catering to support this local non-profit committed to making dance education accessible regardless of location, ability, or resources. 🍷 Ⓟ
Thursday, Oct. 28
Defenders for Children Charity Golf Classic | Thurs., Oct. 28 | 11 a.m. | Fox Run Country Club, 215 Club Dr., Simpsonville | Single $150, Team $500 | Turn your morning golf outing into an opportunity to help Defenders for Children fight child abuse + sex trafficking. Registration is at 9:30 a.m. ⛳️
Soteria Benefit: Reclaiming Hope | Thurs., Oct. 28 | 7-9 p.m. | Fluor Field and virtual | $42.40 | Soteria Community Development Corporation presents this silent auction featuring work from local artisans, as well as art by men currently working to re-enter society after incarceration, with a cash bar and light hors d’oeuvres at the live event.
Nervous Dater and LAPȇCHE | Thurs., Oct. 28 | 7:30-11 p.m. | The Radio Room | $12+ | Jam out at the Radio Room with indie groups Nervous Dater and LAPȇCHE, and catch Nervous Dater’s sophomore album “Call Out Now” anywhere you get music.
Network with the Greenville Transit Authority | Thurs., Oct. 28 | 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. | Greenville County Square | Free | Meet the volunteers who serve on the Greenville Transit Authority Board of Directors for casual networking.
Ride & Sip | Thurs., Oct. 28 | 6-9 p.m. | Unterhausen The Castle Cellar Pub, 103 E Curtis St., Simpsonville | Get your girlfriends in their best witch costumes for ladies night out at Unterhausen, The Castle Cellar Pub, with prizes for best costume and broomstick. 🧙♀️
Chords of Compassion benefit featuring The Jamie Wright Band | Thurs., Oct. 28 | 7-10 p.m. | Old Cigar Warehouse, 912 B. South Main St. | $50 | Tickets include 2 drinks + heavy hors d’oeuvres and benefit Compass of Carolina, which provides counseling, domestic violence recovery, and much more. Ⓟ
Triumph Over Hunger | Thurs., Oct. 28 | 5-7 p.m. | GatherGVL | Free entry, donations encouraged |
Pups, Pints and Pinots | Thurs., Oct. 28 | 5:30-8 p.m. | The Cook’s Station | Free admission | Dress up your pup for a costume contest and $2 off beer and wine on the Cook’s Station patio. 🐶
The Complete Works of William Shakespeare | Thurs., Oct. 28-Sun., Nov. 7 | 8-10 p.m. | Centre Stage, 501 River St., Greenville | $30 | Experience all 37 Shakespeare comedies, tragedies + histories performed by 3 actors in 97 minutes. 🎭 Ⓟ
Friday, Oct. 29
Halloween Cookie Decorating | Fri., Oct. 29 | 5:30-9 p.m. | Truist Culinary & Hospitality Innovation Center at Greenville Technical College | $79 | Come decorate a dozen of your own halloween treats and compete for the best cookie, plus learn all you need to ace your upcoming holiday cookie swaps — from dough making, rolling, baking, to decorating with buttercream and royal icing.
Halloween 90’s Dance Party | Fri., Oct. 29 | 9 p.m.-12 a.m. | 13 Stripes Brewery, Taylors | Free entry | Grab your scrunchie and choker for this 90’s themed Halloween party at 13 Stripes Brewery, and compete for best costume and dance moves.
NOLA Halloween #AtTheBaurn | Fri., Oct. 29 | 7-10 p.m. | Carolina Bauernhaus Greenville | Free entry | Enjoy a night of live New Orleans style jazz music on the Carolina Bauernhaus patio, costumes encouraged.
Harry Potter Chef’s Table with Potion Pairing | Fri., Oct. 29 | 7-9 p.m. | Plate 108, 108 E Poinsett St, Greer | $70 | Celebrate Halloween with a five-course Hogwarts style feast, paired with “potions” — costumes encouraged.
Greenville Swamp Rabbits vs. Jacksonville Icemen | Fri., Oct. 29 | 7:05 p.m. | Bon Secours Wellness Arena | $21.50+ | Calling all hockey fans for the Greenville Swamp Rabbits home opener against the Jacksonville Icemen. 🏒
South Carolina Numismatic Association 49th Annual Convention | Fri., Oct. 29-Sun., Oct. 31 | Times vary | Greenville Convention Center | Free entry and parking | Join the South Carolina Numismatic Association for a weekend of learning more about numismatics through fun and informational exhibits, plus a young numismatist coin carnival for kids.
Rambling Rosa Farm Harvest Festival | Fri., Oct. 29-Sat., Oct. 30 | Times vary | 880 Old Dacusville Rd., Easley | Free | The festival will feature live music, farm-to-table prepared food and produce for sale, local artisans, friendly farm animals + more. Ⓟ
A Haunted Editor’s Office Magical Cocktail Experience | Fri., Oct. 29 | 5-6:30 p.m. | The Press Room, 315 S. Main St. | $15 | Experience the Press Room like never before with this haunted pop-up. 👻 Ⓟ
Saturday, Oct. 30
TCMU Trick or Treat! | Sat., Oct. 30 | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. in Greenville, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. in Spartanburg | TCMU Greenville and TCMU Spartanburg | $10+ | Kids and parents can enjoy a fun and safe Trick or Treating experience at The Children’s Museum of the Upstate. 🎃
A Haunting in Greer Station | Sat., Oct. 30 | 1-5 p.m. | Greer Station, check in at Plate 108, 108 E. Poinsett St., Greer | $20 | Take a spooky stroll through downtown Greer in your best costume and sample food from over 25 restaurants and a variety of beverages.
Simply Spooky Movie Night | Sat., Oct. 30 | 6-9:30 p.m. | CCNB Amphitheatre, Simpsonville | Free | Spend the night before Halloween watching Hocus Pocus below the stars, and check out the Treats & Tricks trail in the amphitheatre featuring free goodies from local businesses.
Greenville Swamp Rabbits vs. South Carolina Stingrays | Sat., Oct. 30 | 7:05 p.m. | Bon Secours Wellness Arena | $21.50+ | Bring the whole family out to catch for some hockey and see Greenville Swamp Rabbits take on the South Carolina Stingrays.
Clemson Tigers vs. Florida State | Sat., Oct. 30 | Time TBA | Clemson Memorial Stadium | $90 | Cheer on Clemson football at their Breast Cancer Awareness Game.
Show Me Reptile & Exotics Show | Sat., Oct. 30-Sun., Oct. 31 | Times vary | Embassy Suites by Hilton Greenville Golf Resort & Conference Center | $8-$15 | Bring the whole family to see snakes, birds, and other reptiles, amphibians, and exotic animals, and stay late on saturday for reptiles after dark — plus shop for quality feeders and pet supplies for your scaly and slimy pets back home.
War Dogs Exhibit | Sat., Oct. 30-Sun., Feb. 27 | Times vary | Upcountry History Museum | $10 | See life-size US military dog sculptures and combat art from the National Museum of the Marine Corps, the US Coast Guard and the US Navy.
POG Group Ride – Halloween Edition | Sat., Oct. 30 | 7:30-9:30 a.m | Pedego Electric Bikes Greenville, 1320 Hampton Ave, Extension Bay 11A | Free for Pedego owners | Join Pedego Electric Bikes Greenville in your best spooky gear for a Halloween themed ride, with a stop at the final TD Saturday Market of the year.
Dog Halloween Costume Contest | Sat., Oct. 30 | 3 p.m. | Off The Chain Dog Park Bar | Free entry, $5 costume contest | Dress up your pup for the chance to win gift cards and gift baskets from Connected Pet. 🐶
Azücar Pop-Up Bakery | Sat., Oct. 30 | Asada, 903 Wade Hampton Blvd. | 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. | Free entry | Treat yourself to desserts like Tres Leches Cake + Chocoflan and artisan breads to support Project Host’s CC Pearce Culinary School program.
Noble Dog Hotel Halloween Party | Sat. Oct. 30 | Noble Dog Hotel, 1320 Hampton Ave., Ext. #8 | Free entry | Bring you best-dressed or spookiest pup to this afternoon filled with raffles, drinks and treats. 🐶
A Haunted Editor’s Office Magical Cocktail Experience | Sat., Oct. 30 | 5-6:30 p.m. | The Press Room, 315 S. Main St. | $15 | Experience the Press Room like never before with this haunted pop-up. 👻 Ⓟ
Sunday, Oct. 31
Family Friendly Halloween Party | Sun., Oct. 31 | 12-1 p.m. | Plate 108, 108 E Poinsett St, Greer | $15 | Bring the whole family for Halloween fun, games, costume contests and treats with Plate 108.
Trunk or Treat | Sun., Oct. 31 | 4-6 p.m. | Harley-Davidson of Greenville | Free | Decorate your car, truck, or motorcycle and head to Harley-Davidson of Greenville for chances to win best-decorated vehicle prizes.
Trunk or Treat | Sun., Oct. 31 | 4-6 p.m. | Advent United Methodist Church, 2258 Woodruff Rd., Simpsonville | Free | Join Advent United Methodist Church for food, live music, and candy at their trunk or treat event.
Candy Dash | Sun., Oct. 31 | 6-7:30 p.m. | Springwell Church, 4369 Wade Hampton Blvd., Taylors | Free | Join Springwell Church for this trick-or-treating event that gets kids more candy in less time, all in one location.
Halloween with DJ Sawce | Sun., Oct. 31 | 6-9 p.m. | Fireforge Crafted Beer | Free entry | Join Fireforge Crafted Beer for a Halloween party with live DJ, costumes encouraged.
HALLL-FALL reTreat | Sun., Oct. 31 | 5:30-8:30 p.m. | Relentless Church, 635 Haywood Rd. | Free | This trunk or treat event will offer games, activities, fellowship, food, a petting zoo, face painting, a photo booth, balloon animals, pumpkin painting, and plenty of treats. Ⓟ