Top picks for October
AIR PLAY performs at 7 p.m. Oct. 10 at the Brooks Center for the Performing Arts at Clemson University. Air Play is a wordless, comic spectacle that is equally at home in the theater, circus, and modern art museum. It merges air sculptures with comedy and includes flying umbrellas, larger-than-life balloons, giant kites floating over the audience and more. Tickets are $15 each for adults and $10 each for students. Visit https://www.clemson.edu/brooks.
“CHARLOTTE’S WEB” is presented by Spartanburg Youth Theatre Oct. 13 and 14 at the Chapman Cultural Center. Tickets are $15 each for adults and $10 each for ages 18 and younger. Visit www.chapmanculturalcenter.org or call 864-582-2787.
BILL BLAGG'S THE SCIENCE OF MAGIC is at 9:45 and 11:45 a.m. Oct. 16 – 18 at the Peace Center. For details, visit http://www.peacecenter.org.
THE HAGOOD MILL STORYTELLING FESTIVAL is Oct. 21 at Hagood Mill Historic Site in Pickens. The event includes tales from award-winning storytellers. Parking is $5 per vehicle. Visit http://www.visitpickenscounty.com/calendar.
THE DOWN SYNDROME ALLIANCE OF GREENVILLE’S BUDDY WALK is 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. Oct. 21 at Conestee Park. The Down Town Village, featuring inflatables, music, face painting, a photo booth, food and more, is open 11 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. and 1:30 – 3 p.m. Visit http://dsfagreenville.org.
FREE! “MAX THE BRAVE” PUPPET SHOW is at 10 and 11 a.m. Oct. 24 and 26 at the Spartanburg Main Library. Call 864-596-3504.
FREE! FALL FEST AT THE FOREST is 5 – 8 p.m. Oct. 26 at Shannon Forest Christian School. The event includes children’s activities, swing dancing and a love reunion concert by Brandon & The Books. Food will be available for purchase. Register online at https://www.shannonforest.com.
BOO!SEUM is 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Oct. 28 at The Children’s Museum of the Upstate. Participate in ooey-gooey science experiments, vote on your favorite pumpkin, participate in Halloween-themed art and more. Visit http://www.tcmupstate.org.
“THE BOY WHO CRIED BULLY,” a 2nd Stage performance, is Oct. 27 – 28 at the Kroc Center. For ticket information, visit http://scchildrenstheatre.org.