Fall Festivals Near Spartanburg

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Here’s a list of local festivals this fall that are in or near to Spartanburg! Fall festivals are the perfect chance to purchase local holiday gifts, purchase local foods and produce, and just have fun as a family. P.S. Most of these festivals are completely free!

For even more things to do this fall in Spartanburg, be sure to check our list of 30+ Things to Do this September in Spartanburg!

This list is provided for informational purposes. If you go to one of these events, we would love to hear in the comments about your experience to help us recommend the best fall festivals in Spartanburg next year!

20+ Fall Festivals Near Spartanburg

Mountain State Fair

Where: Western NC Agricultural Center
When: September 7th – September 16th, 2018
What: Rides, Food, Agriculture, and Art
Admission: $9 (adults) and $5 (children) (Save $2 by purchasing in advance)
Mountain State Fair Website


Where: Jesus, Our Risen Savior Catholic Church, Spartanburg
When: September 13th – September 15th, 2018
What: Live music, food, drink, and holiday market
SpartOberfest Website

The 2018 Anderson Greek Festival

Where: Anderson Civic Center
When: September 14th – September 16th, 2018
What: Greek Food, Music, Rides, and More
Admission: $1
Greek Festival Website

Indie Craft Parade

Where: The Huguenot Mill at The Peace Center in Downtown Greenville
When: September 14th – September 16th, 2018
What: Arts and Makers Festival
Admission: $5
Indie Craft Parade Website

South Greenville Fair

Where: Simpsonville City Park
When: September 14-15, 2018
What: Antique Engine & Tractor Show, Grandpa’s Farm, Art Show, Flower Show, and Special Events
South Greenville Fair Website


Where: Downtown Greenville
When: September 20th – September 23rd, 2018
What: Food, Wine, and Music
Euphoria’s Website

Mauldin BBQ Cook-Off

Where: Mauldin Cultural Center
When: September 21st & September 22nd, 2018
What: BBQ tastings, live music, and kids zone
Mauldin BBQ Cook-Off Website

Spartanburg Greek Festival

Where: St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church, Spartanburg
When: September 27th – September 30th, 2018
What: Greek food, music, dancing, and more
Spartanburg Greek Festival Website

Oktoberfest in Greenville

Where: Downtown Greenville
When:  October 4th – October 6th, 2018
What: German music, beer, food, and more
Oktoberfest in Greenville’s website

Squealin On the Square

Where: Downtown Laurens
When: October 5th – October 6th, 2018
What: Arts & Crafts, Live music, Kids activities, tractor show, and BBQ
Squealin On the Square website

International Festival

Where: Barnet Park, Spartanburg
When: October 6, 2018, 11 am -7 pm
What: Experiencing world culture through food, music, art, and more
City of Spartanburg Website

Get Out Greenville

Where: Conestee Park, Mauldin
When: October 6, 2018, 10 am -3 pm
What: Celebrates the Outdoor Activities in Greenville
Get Out Greenville website

Aunt Het Festival

Where: Downtown Fountain Inn
When: October 6, 2018, 9 am – 5 pm
What: Vendors, Arts & Crafts, Food, and Classic Cars
Aunt Het Festival website

Pendleton Fall Harvest Festival

Where: Pendleton, SC
When: October 6, 2018, 10 am – 5 pm
What: Children’s games, music, scarecrows, ghost tour, crafts, and food
Pendleton Fall Harvest Festival Website

Piedmont Interstate Fair

Where: Fairgrounds in Spartanburg, SC
When: October 8th – October 14th, 2018
What:  Thrill rides, petting zoo, food, entertainment and more
Piedmont Interstate Fair Website

Fall for Greenville

Where: Downtown Greenville
When: October 12th – October 14th, 2018
What: Food, Live Music, Wine, and Competitions
Fall for Greenville website

Pumpkintown Fall Festival

Where: 5301 Dacusville Hwy, SC
When: October 13, 2018
What: BBQ, Parade, Vendors, and Music
Pumpkintown Website

Union County Agricultural Fair

Where: Union, SC
When: October 16th – October 20th, 2018
What: Traditional agricultural fair with livestock,  music, horticulture, rides, and exhibits
Union County Fair Website

Euro Auto Festival

Where: Embassy Suites Greenville Gold Resort & Conference Center, Greenville
When: October 20, 2018
What: Largest European-only automotive festival in the USA
Admission: $15
Euro Auto Festival Website

Art on the Trail

Where: Trailblazer Park & Main Street in Travelers Rest
When: October 20, 2018 at 10 am
What: Food Trucks and Free Concert on Friday, Fine Arts & Crafts, Live Music, Food, Kids’ Activities, and more
Art on the Trail Website

Southeastern Animal Fiber Fair

Where: Fletcher, NC
When: October 26th – October 28th, 2018
What: Livestock show, fiber demos, and workshops
SAFF Website

YMCA Halloween Spooktacular

Where: Middle Tyger YMCA
When: October 27, 2018 from  6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
What: Free for members and the community; games, food, inflatables, trunk or treat
YMCA Fall Festival Website

GCA Fall Festival & Holiday Market

Where: Greenville Classical Academy (Five Forks area)
When: November 3, 2018, 10 am – 3 pm
What: Kids Activities ($5 fee), holiday shopping, and food
GCA Fall Festival & Holiday Market Website

Do you have a favorite festival near Spartanburg? Let us know in the comments!

About the Author
Bethany Winston is the owner and editor-in-chief of Kidding Around Greenville & Kidding Around Spartanburg. She enjoys exploring parks, discovering local events, and meeting the people who make Spartanburg an amazing place to live. You can contact her directly at [email protected]

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