1st – Food Truck Rodeo, Spartanburg
United Way of the Piedmont Young Leaders is hosting the 2nd Annual Food Truck Rodeo. Don’t miss live music, samples from various Upstate food trucks, beer & wine, a vote in the Battle of the Food Trucks contest, and more! This is a great way to spend an evening with the whole family.
(1st-3rd) – 51st Annual Festival of Flowers (Main Weekend), Greenwood
Join the town of Greenwood for a blooming good time the main weekend of their 51st Festival of Flowers. There will be larger than life “living” topiaries in the square of Uptown Greenwood along with a schedule full of events for the whole family during the entire month of June.
2nd – Sparkle City Rhythm and Ribs, Spartanburg
If you love good entertainment, great food, and amazing company, this is the event for you! Benefiting the Spartanburg Soup Kitchen, Miracle Hill Total Ministries, and more, this day-long event at Barnet Park will feature barbeque, live music, artisans, and so much more.
2nd – LionzFest, Greenville
LionzFest 2018 will be at Quest Brewing and you are invited! There will be plenty of great music and (we’ve heard) Resident Dogs will be there to get you through the night. If you save some room for dessert, Speckled Cakes will be at the also be there. This is an event that you won’t want to miss!
2nd – 9th Annual Saluda River Rally, Greenville
Check out this annual event hosted by Anderson County featuring a 9 or 15-mile paddle from Dolly Cooper to Piedmont. The purchase of a ticket includes a t-shirt, a barbecue plate, and one campsite for Friday and/or Saturday night.
Fun in the Sun, Union
Join West Union for their 4th annual Fun in the Sun festival, featuring live music, tons of kid-friendly activities, (including a bounce house) and plenty of Upstate vendors.
Thomas Creek Tipsy Toga 20th Anniversary Party, Greenville
Thomas Creek is getting tipsy for their 20th anniversary. Join them for an epic toga party celebrating 20 years of craft beer. Featuring live music, food trucks, beer, and more.
Kids Fun Bash, Greenville
Check out the FREE Kids Fun Bash on June 9. Bring the kids out for free food, music, activities, awesome vendors, a dance contest, and a book giveaway.
Truck Inn Tuesday & 4th Year Celebration, Greenville
If you are looking for something fun to do, The Swamp Rabbit Inn will be having a block party sure to amaze! There will be live music, a food truck, local makers and more! This event is open and free to the public so don’t miss this great community event.
(13th-16th) – Mighty Moo Festival, Cowpens
Don’t miss the 41st annual Mighty Moo Festival in Cowpens! This four-day event is loaded with fun for the whole family: food vendors, carnival rides, a beauty pageant, live music, and so much more!
15th – Juneteenth Festival, Spartanburg
Celebrate African American history and culture this summer. Join the Spartanburg Juneteenth festival for a day of ribs, free food, lots of culture, live music, and more. What better way to spend your weekend?
17th – Americana Folk Festival, Pickens
Join the Hagood Mill for their annual Americana & folk music festival. This year, they are showcasing the great music of Bob Dylan. Don’t miss this awesome summer event!
(28th-30th) SC Festival of Stars, Ninety Six
Kick off your 4th of July holiday with the SC Festival of Stars, an annual 3-day festival in Ninety Six. Don’t miss a full weekend of festivities including a town parade, food, rides, crafts, contests, live music, a fireworks show, and so much more.
30th – Freedom Blast, Greer
Don’t miss the 2018 10th Anniversary Freedom Blast, honoring veterans and those currently serving. This festival in Greer City Park is filled with an evening of entertainment: food vendors, live music, a Kids Zone featuring crafts, inflatables, a rock wall, and more, National Guard vehicles, various veterans organizations, a Blood Connection blood drive, and so much more.