Let’s Get Quizzical – 10 Hot Spots to Play Trivia in the Upstate
So you have the mind of a genius, a hub of an endless array of knowledge. But all of this super important information just keeps getting lost in the neverending abyss. What in the world are you supposed to do with all of this useless information about sports, movies, music, and history? If only there was a social outlet for you to share that wealth of knowledge…oh wait there’s trivia! Check out this list of 10 awesome places in the Upstate to become a regular trivia-night-out kind of person.
Mellow Mushroom – Wednesdays at 8:00
Mellow Mushroom is the perfect spot for pizza, drinks, and everyone’s favorite game of knowledge. With a laid-back atmosphere and super friendly staff, you and your friends are sure to have a wild Wednesdays night. Things aren’t gonna be so mellow once you start slaying everyone in the Star Wars category.
McGee’s Irish Pub – Wednesdays at 8:00
Top of the mornin’ to ya! Or in this case, evening. Everyone loves a good Irish pub, especially when competition is involved. Oh and don’t forget beer. Hop on over to McGee’s every Wednesday night for some good old trivia fun. And maybe some corn beef hash or something.
Growler Haus in the Village – Tuesdays at 7:00
Every Tuesday night head to the Village of West Greenville for trivia at the Growler Haus. The relaxed atmosphere and tasty “Haus Bites” will get your brain focused for the three rounds of trivia to come. Whether sitting at a table or in one of the plush chairs that dot the room your trivia knowledge will be put through its paces.
Quest Brewing Co. – Wednesdays at 7:00
Beer, and trivia; a perfect duo. It gets even better when the beer in question is one brewed at Quest Brewery. Quest’s varied tap selection will activate your brain so you can answer trivia with quickness and precision. Just be sure you can stop drinking their delicious brews long enough to answer that question about The Office that only you know.
Joe’s Place – Usually on a Friday, be sure to check their calendar.
Do you think being surrounded by books will make you excel at trivia? Yeah, we think so too. At Joe’s Place, you can enjoy some fine literature and some fine wine as you flex your brain. In their new location, you’ll feel at home in this well-appointed space that has been decorated to make you comfortable as you go through your Rolodex of knowledge.
The Southern Growl – Wednesdays at 7:00
There’s nothing like a trendy, down-to-earth taproom. The Southern Growl has “trendy” and “down-to-earth” written all over it. With 60 rotating craft beers on tap and a lovely selection of wine, there’s something for everyone. Did we mention their food is amazing? You can chow down on a burger the size of your face while you answer very important questions that test your knowledge.
The Mason Jar – Tuesdays at 7:30
You may not have heard of this hidden gem but it’s where all the locals go. Known for their sweet tea and Southern grub, this is where you’ll find the best American bar food. Featuring daily specials and weekly events, the Mason Jar is the perfect place to spend your evening after a long day at the office. So grab your most cultured pals and hit up the Mason Jar for a night of trivia. I mean come on, who doesn’t love a good fried pickle?
RJ Rockers Brewery – Tuesdays at 7:30
Looking for some local brews with trivia q’s? RJ Rockers Brewery has got you covered. Sip on a crowd favorite like Son of a Peach as you rack your brain trying to remember that character from Cheers that you can picture, but just quite remember their name. While you’re there, be sure to check out their seasonal beer selections.
Delaney’s Irish Pub – Sundays at 7:30
You’ll need the luck of the Irish if you want to beat the other teams at Delaney’s Irish Pub in Spartanburg. Take a few shots and kiss the Blarney Stone as the questions come at you. You can enjoy traditional Irish fare as well as bar food while you flex your mind muscle.
Brickhouse Pizzeria – Wednesdays at 7:30
Pizza, wings, and loaded fries…the ultimate brain foods. The cheesy carbs will get your blood flowing as you answer questions and try to come up with the best team name. Brickhouse Pizza also has a large selection of brews to lubricate your brain and get the answers flowing.
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