Here are Upstate Parent's top 10 activities for families this January. For additional day-by-day event and activity listings, be sure to check our full Daily Adventures calendar.

SKATING ON THE SQUARE continues through Jan. 3 at Morgan Square in Spartanburg. For details, costs and special events, visit

UNITED COMMUNITY BANK ICE ON MAIN continues through Jan. 18 at the Village Green in front of the Courtyard Marriott in downtown Greenville. For details, costs and special events, visit

RING IN THE NEW YEAR Jan. 1 at Paris Mountain State Park with the Paris Plunge at 1:16 p.m. To register, visit A nature hike is at 2 p.m. To register, call 864-244-5565.

DISNEY’S “NEWSIES” is Jan. 1 – 3 at the Peace Center. Visit

A GEOCACHE JOURNEY is 3:30 – 5:30 p.m. Jan. 15 at the South Carolina Botanical Garden. Learn about geocaching, an interactive way of using technological applications to search for and learn about hidden things in the environment. Smart phones or tablets are encouraged but not required. Registration is required. The cost is $5 each. Visit

THE GRAND OPENING of Trivial Pursuit: A 50 State Adventure is Jan. 16 – 17 at The Children’s Museum of the Upstate. A member preview is Jan. 15. Visit

A LOLLIPOPS CONCERT, presented by the Greenville Symphony Orchestra, is Jan. 16 at 10 a.m. at the Simpsonville Branch Library and at 11:30 a.m. at the Hughes Main Library. For details, visit

CELEBRATE STAR WARS with a Galactic Family Adventure at 6 p.m. Jan. 22 at the Hughes Main Library. Visit

MONSTER JAM is Jan. 29 – 30 at the Bon Secours Wellness Arena. For tickets and details, visit

PEPPA PIG’S BIG SPLASH is presented at 5 p.m. Jan. 30 at the Peace Center. Visit

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