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Ballet Spartanburg performers on stage for The Nutcracker.

Ballet Spartanburg’s The Nutcracker Returns Dec. 13-15

Ballet Spartanburg’s 2019-2020 season is exciting, new, and offers a ballet for every age and interest. In December, the season continues with The Nutcracker, Spartanburg’s most beloved Christmas tradition.

People skating on the ice during Skating on the Square.

Skating on the Square is Back!

Spartanburg’s open-air ice rink is in the heart of the city at Morgan Square, and it is open now through January 20, 2020.

The Polar Express train arriving at a terminal.

All Aboard the Polar Express!

The 1 ¼ hour round-trip excursion comes to life as the train departs the Bryson City depot for a journey through the quiet wilderness for a special visit at the North Pole.

An electric BMW vehicle in a driveway.

The History of the Electric Car

Introduced more than 100 years ago, electric cars are seeing a rise in popularity today for many of the same reasons they were first popular.

The entrance to Holiday Lights Safari Benefit at Hollywild.

2019 Holiday Lights Safari at Hollywild

The Holiday Lights Safari Benefit is one of the most exciting seasonal attractions in the Upstate. It is open now through January 4, 2020.