Restaurant Week

  • January 11th-21st| Various Greenville restaurants
  • Restaurant Week gives “local, regional and national food lovers the opportunity to enjoy amazing values during dinner at a number of participating casual and high-end South Carolina restaurants.”
  • Tickets are not required, but reservations are recommended.

SC International Auto Show

  • January 12th-14th| Fri/Sat: 10:00 am-9:00 pm/ Sun: 10:00 am-5:00 pm| TD Convention Center
  • Browse the latest cars, trucks, crossovers, vans, sport/utilities and alternative fuel vehicles, enjoy three test drive experiences (The Toyota Drive Center, Drive FCA, and Chevrolet Ride & Drive), and receive a FREE one-year subscription to Motor Trend.
  • Adults (13 and over): $8| Senior Citizens (62 and over): $5| Military (With any DOD ID): $5| Children (12 and Under): FREE

St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Irish Festival 

  • March 11th| 1:00 pm|Downtown Greenville
  • Enjoy floats, live music, Irish dancers, and Irish food/drinks!
  • FREE

The Community Tap Craft Beer Festival

  • April 21st| 1:00 pm-6:00 pm| Flour Field
  • Enjoy over 110 fun and funky beers from over 50 breweries around the US and beyond!
  • General admission: $55| VIP Ticket (early entry): $85| Designated driver: $25

Reedy River Duck Derby

  • May 5th| 10:00 am-4:00 pm| Falls Park
  • Come spend the day in Falls Park and cheer your little yellow duck across the finish line. Bring the whole family and enjoy a day filled with food, face painting, balloon artists, games and more. Last year the proceeds benefited the Mauldin Miracle League, Greenville Area Interfaith Hospitality Network, EarlyAct FirstKnight, Polio Plus, Partners in Agriculture, and other local charitable organizations.
  • FREE to attend


  • May 11th-13th| Fri: 12:00 pm-8:00 pm/ Sat: 10:00 am-8:00 pm/ Sun: 11:00 am-6:00 pm| Downtown Greenville
  • Artisphere is an annual three-day event that seeks to “engage, inspire, and enrich our diverse community by celebrating the ARTS”. Patrons are given the opportunity to meet exhibiting artists while purchasing original works of art.
  • FREE!

BMW Charity Pro-Am

  • May 17th-20th| times TBD| Thornblade Club, The Preserve at Verdae, and Furman University Golf Club
  • “The BMW Charity Pro-Am presented by SYNNEX Corporation is the only tournament on the Tour where amateurs and celebrities are grouped with Tour professionals in a four-day better-ball competition over three courses.”
  • Pricing varies depending on sponsorship and playing opportunities.

Brew in the Zoo

  • May 25th| 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm| Greenville Zoo
  • Grab your friends and enjoy Greenville Zoo’s annual fundraiser Brew in the Zoo. Sample an assortment of beers, enjoy food and live music, and explore the zoo after-hours all while benefiting various programs throughout the zoo.
  • Pricing not yet announced (last year’s pricing was $40-$45).

Wells Fargo Red, White, and Blue Festival

  • July 4th| 5:00 pm-10:00 pm| Downtown Greenville
  • Enjoy one of the state’s largest fireworks displays with live music, fun-filled activities in the Kids Area and a variety of popular food and beverage vendors!
  • FREE!

Sippin’ Safari

  • September 7th| 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm| Greenville Zoo
  • This zoo fundraiser will include wine sampling (40+), restaurant vendors, and live music!
  • Pricing not yet announced (last year’s pricing was $45-$55).

Waggin at the Water Park

  • September 8th and 22nd| 9:00 am-3:30 pm| Discovery Island Waterpark
  • This one’s for the dogs! Bring your furry friend (must be at least 3 month’s old with vaccines) and let them run wild in the waterpark!
  • $17 pre-registration| $22 day-of registration| $30 for both sessions


  • September 20th-23rd| Downtown Greenville and surrounding
  • A four-day culinary delight! Events and pricing for 2018 will be released in a few months. To get the latest info, subscribe to their newsletter.

Fall for Greenville

  • October 12th-14th| Fri: 5:00 pm-11:00 pm/ Sat: 11:00 am-9:00 pm/ Sunday 12:00 pm-7:00 pm| Downtown Greenville
  • Greenville’s most anticipated event of the year! Enjoy over 200 dishes from 40+ Greenville restaurants, drinks, and live music!
  • Attendance is FREE| Taste Tickets are $5 for a sheet of eight taste tickets.

Boo in the Zoo

  • October 19th – 21st and 26th – 28th| Fri:5:30 pm – 8:00 pm/Sat & Sun: 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm| Greenville Zoo
  • Bring your kiddos out to trick-or-treat at the zoo!
  • Greenville Zoo Members: $6 for children and free for adults|General Public: $8 for children and $6 for adults|Boo Babies: Ages 0-2 who are not trick or treating are free

Greenville Poinsettia Christmas Parade

  • December 1st| 6:00 pm-7:30 pm| Downtown Greenville
  • Enjoy the start of the Christmas season by attending Greenville’s annual Christmas Parade with over 90 floats!
  • FREE to attend!
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