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Our top 10 picks for March events

BE THE ASTRONAUT is open at The Children’s Museum of the Upstate – Greenville. The exhibit teaches STEM-based content fusing hands-on learning with state-of-the-art video game technology. Scientifically verified by experts at NASA for accuracy and feasibility, children experience the concepts, challenges and excitement of spaceflight with the use of touch-screen stations, artifacts, and interactive simulator pods built to look like space capsules. To learn more, visit

DISNEY’S LION KING JR. is presented by Greer Children’s Theatre March 1 – 3 and 8 – 10 at Cannon Centre. For tickets and details, visit

FAMILY FUN DAY with the Greenville Zoo is 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. March 2 at the Upcountry History Museum. For details, visit

FREE! DR. SEUSS CHARACTER DAY is at 4:30 p.m. March 4 at the Cyrill-Westside Branch Library. Visit

CINDERELLA: THE BALLET is presented by Carolina Ballet Theatre March 8 – 9 at the Peace Center. For details, visit

SPACE DAY is 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. March 9 at Roper Mountain Science Center. Explore the moon and beyond with rocket launches, flight simulators, design challenges and more. Admission is $8 each for adults and teens, $7 each for ages 4 –12 and seniors. There is no admission charge for ages 3 and younger and for members of RMSC. Visit

SPARTANBURG YOUTH THEATRE’S SEASON REVEAL is at 6 p.m. March 12 at Chapman Cultural Center. The reveal is presented in a wacky game-show format, including performances from all of next season’s musicals and plays. Attendees ages 12 years or older can enter for a chance to be a contestant in the reveal and win season tickets. Admission is $5 per family. No advance purchase required. For details, visit

THE 8TH ANNUAL ST. PADDY’S DAY DASH AND BASH is March 16 at Fluor Field at the West End. The event includes a festive 5K run through downtown with a St. Paddy’s Day themed after-party for the whole family. For details, visit

FREE! “THE REALLY AWFUL MUSICIANS,” a Lollipops Concert presented by the Greenville Symphony Orchestra, is March 16 at 10 a.m. at the Taylors Branch Library and at 11:30 a.m. at the Hughes Main Library. Visit

“A YEAR WITH FROG AND TOAD” is presented by South Carolina Children’s Theatre March 29 – April 7 at the Peace Center. Visit