10 events you shouldn’t miss in July
FREE! RED, WHITE AND BLUE is 5 – 10 p.m. July 4 at Fluor Field. This event features live music, food vendors and fireworks. Visit greenvillesc.gov.
RED, WHITE AND BOOM is 6 – 10 p.m. July 4 at Barnet Park. This event includes food, entertainment, fireworks and more. Visit www.cityofspartanburg.org/red-white-and-boom.
HEAR DRUM4WORK at Spartanburg Branch Libraries in July. Visit www.spartanburglibraries.org.
A CREEK RANGER HIKE begins at 10 a.m. July 13 at Paris Mountain State Park. The event is a one-mile, ranger-led walk. The cost is $7 each, payable at the gate instead of park admission. Registration is required. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Call 864-244-5565 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
THE BLUEBERRY FESTIVAL is 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. July 14 at Roper Mountain Science Center. Enjoy all things blueberry at this annual event. Visit www.ropermountain.org.
BUILD IT DAY is 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. July 21 at The Children’s Museum of the Upstate. From Imagination Playground and Rigamajig to Make-Do Tools and Cardboard Boxes, little builders will have everything they needs to create, build and make. For details, visit www.tcmupstate.org.
LEARN FAMILY CAMPING BASICS at 6:30 p.m. July 25 at REI. The class is free. Registration is required. To register, visit www.rei.com/stores/greenville.
FREE! LAKESIDE CONCERT: 50th Anniversary Concert is at 7:30 p.m. July 26 at Furman University. Visit furman.edu/musicbythelake.
FREE! THE PARK HOP PARK SPOTLIGHT is 10 a.m. – noon July 27 at Kids’ Planet at Century Park, 3605 Brushy Creek Road, Greer. The event includes a water activity, the City of Greenville’s Mobi-Rec, a princess visit from Cinderella and more. For details and Park Hop registration, visit parkhop.org.
FREE! THE LIBERTY BRIDGE JUMP-OFF is at 7 p.m. July 27 at Falls Park. This meet features Indoor World Champion, Olympic Silver Medalist and Greenville native Sandi Morris. The competition includes the women’s and men’s pole vault. The event includes music, dancing, food and more. For details, visit www.libertybridgejumpoff.com.