Plays, Maker Fest highlight weekend fun
There are a variety of fun ways to get out and have fun this weekend with the family.
The Antonakos Foundation’s Annual Community Celebration is at 7 p.m. Friday at Embassy Suites Verdae. For tickets, visit antonakosfoundation.org/community-celebration.
“The Great Alphabet Adventure” is presented at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 3 p.m. Saturday at Walhalla Civic Auditorium. Tickets are $5 each. Visit www.walhallacivic.com.
Dream weaving, Gullah stories and songs with Ron and Natalie Daise is at 9:45 and 11:45 a.m. Friday at the Peace Center. Performances are recommended for grades 6 – 8. For details, visit www.peacecenter.org.
“Charlotte’s Web” will be presented at 10:30 a.m. Friday and 2 p.m. Saturday at Greenville Little Theatre. Visit www.greenvillelittletheatre.org.
“The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe,” a South Carolina Children’s Theatre 2nd Stage performance, is at 6 p.m. Friday and 1 and 3 p.m. Saturday at the Kroc Center. For ticket information, visit scchildrenstheatre.org.
The Greer Children’s Theatre production of “Alice in Wonderland Jr.” is at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday at the Cannon Centre in Greer. Tickets are $15 for adults, $12 for students and seniors and $7 for children 4 and younger. Visit www.greerculturalarts.com for details.
“Prince Caspian” is performed at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday at The Logos Theatre in Taylors. Call 864-268-9342 with promo code UP-3for2 to buy two tickets and get one free. Visit thelogostheatre.com.
Maker Fest is 10 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Saturday at The Children’s Museum of the Upstate. Explore creativity with guest makers from all over the Upstate at stations and workshops around the museum, including 3D printing and mixed media art. The event is free with admission. Visit www.tcmupstate.org.
Family Workshop: Prehistoric Parents is at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Greenville Zoo. This program is for families with children ages 6 and older. Find and excavate fossils, hatch a dinosaur egg and meet an animal who is a dino-cousin. To register, visit www.greenvillezoo.com.
The Cardboard Regatta presented by Pratt Industries will be held 2-5 p.m. Saturday at the Greenville County Aquatic Complex. Build a boat out of cardboard with friends, family or co-workers to race in a pool for prizes. Registration to participate costs $15 for Scouts/schools/family boats. Register online at greenvillerec.com.
Find more events and resources online at www.UpstateParent.com.