Ice Skating is back! United Community Bank Ice on Main is back this year and opening day is TONIGHT! Skating on the Square in Spartanburg opens the following day on 11/17. Mauldin's Twelve days of Christmas with Holiday shopping, concerts, Santa and more starts November 30th.
The first Christmas Parades happen on the first day of December with the Maulding Parade on 12/1 at 2pm. The parade starts at Mauldin High School. The Laurens parade, also on 12/1, starts at 5pm and The Greenville Poinsetta Christmas Parade starts at 6pm on 12/1.
One of our favorite family traditions is checking out the Christmas lights! So, where to go? Hollywild's Holiday Lights Safari kicks off next Thursday, November 16th! Pictures with Santa (an additional charge) and the Enchanted Deer Forest (an additional charge) are sure to add to your holiday experience! Upstate Holiday Light Show is back at Greenville Pickens Speedway on November 23rd with 32 Million lights! Enjoy a drive through light show, farm animals, Santa's workshop and more! And Anderson's Lights of Hope are back across from the Anderson Civic Center beginning Thanksgiving day with millions of Christmas lights and Santa's village.
Holidays at Hartness Inaugural event is Happening December 6th! Holidays at Hartness” A Community Tree Lighting Celebration on Thursday, December 6th from 6:00 – 8:00 P.M to benefit Toys for Tots. The event is open to the public and will feature a gourmet food truck, live entertainment, cookie decorating, festive holiday beverages by an open fire and holiday cheer the entire family is sure to enjoy, including a visit from Santa. The first 100 guests will also receive a complimentary cozy holiday blanket. For more information, go to: https://hartnessliving.com/
Pelzer's Old Fashioned Christmas Market is tomorrow! Here's the info: https://www.facebook.com/events/323875641728893/
Anderson Mall is pleased to welcome family pets this holiday season for a visit with Santa Claus on November 18 and December 9 from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm.
Holiday Markets are all over the Upstate this weekend including Anderson's Holly Jolly Fair at the Anderson Civic Center (tonight through Sunday), Holiday Open House on Augusta road (Sunday only) from 1-5. Santa will be there, music and carriage rides! Clearview Baptist Church's Holiday Market is tomorrow starting at 9am. Tis The Season Holiday Fair at the WNC Ag Center this weekend. Here's the info: https://www.facebook.com/events/563913344051036/