Find Spartanburg events and things to do, including concerts, art walks, sporting events and nightlife entertainment. Be sure to also check out our outdoors guide for the Upstate and a listing of museums and galleries.

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Sunday, April 7, 2024
ShalomFest ’24
Apr 7 all-day
Temple of Israel

ShalomFest ’24 is a cultural festival of Jewish music, arts, history, customs, and food. Returning for its 12th year following a 4-year hiatus, this favorite community event will feature choir performances; folk dancing demos; exhibits on Jewish history and customs; movies; and much more. Admission is FREE, traditional Jewish food is available for purchase. ShalomFest is family-friendly and appropriate for all people of all religions.

Saturday, April 20, 2024
Southern Roots: A BBQ Reunion
Apr 20 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Trailblazer Park

Join us on April 20th at Trailblazer Park for a reunion unlike any other!

Come enjoy delicious BBQ bites from some amazing local and guest pitmasters and chefs, live music, unlimited beverages, artisan market, great company and experience the joy of coming together as a community for an incredible cause – IDefine.

Over 30 pitmasters and chefs will be joining together as teams to cook over 15 different BBQ dishes! Each one of our amazing menu items created by our talented chefs will be ALL-INCLUSIVE, so you can eat and enjoy all day long!

ONE ticket price gets you FOUR hours of all the BBQ you can enjoy AND unlimited beverages!

Friday, May 10, 2024
Artisphere 20th Anniversary
May 10 all-day
Downtown Greenville

CELEBRATING THE ARTS

ENGAGING, INSPIRING, AND ENRICHING OUR DIVERSE COMMUNITY

Every year Artisphere breaks its own attendance record. With consistent growth in attendance, we continue to bring arts, culture, and a unique experience to the Upstate year after year.

Saturday, May 11, 2024
Artisphere 20th Anniversary
May 11 all-day
Downtown Greenville

CELEBRATING THE ARTS

ENGAGING, INSPIRING, AND ENRICHING OUR DIVERSE COMMUNITY

Every year Artisphere breaks its own attendance record. With consistent growth in attendance, we continue to bring arts, culture, and a unique experience to the Upstate year after year.

Sunday, May 12, 2024
Artisphere 20th Anniversary
May 12 all-day
Downtown Greenville

CELEBRATING THE ARTS

ENGAGING, INSPIRING, AND ENRICHING OUR DIVERSE COMMUNITY

Every year Artisphere breaks its own attendance record. With consistent growth in attendance, we continue to bring arts, culture, and a unique experience to the Upstate year after year.

Saturday, May 18, 2024
2024 Saluda Arts Festival and Call for Artists
May 18 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Downtown Saluda, NC

The 19th Annual Saluda Arts Festival will be held Saturday, May 18, 2024 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in historic downtown Saluda. The festival has issued a Call for Artists – application fee for the non-juried event is $110 and applications are due by March 1. Apply at https://form.jotform.com/233453926770159 or visit saluda.com.

Friday, June 21, 2024
2024 Augusta Toy and Comic Convention fea. JoeFest
Jun 21 – Jun 23 all-day
Augusta Convention Center

2024 Augusta Toy and Comic Convention featuring JoeFest returns for a 7th year! Over 230 vendors with collectible toys and comic books! Meet celebrities, artists, and popular content creators! Anime too! All under one 20,000 square feet at the downtown Augusta Convention Center!

Friday, June 21, 2024 , 6:00pm-8:00pm
Saturday, June 22, 2024, 10:00am-5:00pm
Sunday, June 23, 2024, 11:00am-3:00pm

Wednesday, August 7, 2024
Asheville Comedy Festival: Tom Segura: Come Together
Aug 7 @ 7:30 pm
Harrah's Cherokee Center- Asheville

The Asheville Comedy Festival presents comedian, actor, and writer Tom Segura, one of the biggest names in the comedy business. He recently toured the world with more than 300 shows on his “I’m Coming Everywhere” tour. He is best known for his Netflix specials “Ball Hog” (2020), “Disgraceful” (2018), “Mostly Stories” (2016), and “Completely Normal” (2014). His fifth Netflix special “Sledgehammer,” was released in July 2023 and debuted at No. 1 on the
streamer. In July 2022, Segura released his New York Times Bestselling book, “I’d Like to Play Alone, Please,” to wide praise with Forbes calling it “laugh-out-loud funny.” Paste Magazine described him as, “… having a natural and capable storytelling ability, one that lifts his narratives out of average anecdote fare and plants them firmly in
hilarious ground.”

Segura’s, Your Mom’s House (YMH) Studios is home to his hit podcasts “Your Mom’s House,” which he co-hosts with his wife, comedian Christina Pazsitzky, “2 Bears, 1 Cave,” which he co-hosts with Bert Kreischer, and many more podcasts that draw millions of listeners each week. Additionally, YMH Studios was one of the first networks
to create wildly successful Livestream Podcast Events as an outcome of the pandemic.

Segura will open the annual festival as the headlining act on August 7th, 2024, at the ExploreAsheville.com Arena. The laughter-inducing extravaganza kicks off at 7:30 PM, promising an evening of unforgettable comedy.

The Asheville Comedy Festival, renowned for showcasing the nation’s fastest-rising stars in comedy, will run from August 7th to 10th, featuring multiple shows that spotlight over 30 of the country’s most promising comedic talents.

Known for his sharp wit, irreverent humor, and smooth stage presence, TOM SEGURA has solidified his status as a comedy superstar. His unique perspective and fearless approach to comedy have earned him a dedicated fanbase and critical acclaim.