Are you ready for February in Spartanburg, SC? We have a list of 28+ kid-approved things to do in Spartanburg this February. You’ll find fun Valentine’s Day events at the library, plus Parents’ Night Out events, free things to do, theatre events and more!
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Special Events Just in February
Home Depot Kids’ Projects: Pick up your Valentine Tic-Tac-Toe Project for Free at Home Depot on February 6th, 2021.
Worth a Trip to Greenville
South Carolina Children’s Theatre, Go, Dog, Go
See Go, Dog, Go at South Carolina Children’s Theatre from February 6th through February 21st, 2021. There are options to attend performances in-person as well as virtually. In-person tickets are $20. The virtual experience is $50 per household and includes supplies for performance-related crafts for up to 2 children. Additional craft supplies can be purchased for $10 per box.
Swamp Rabbits Hockey
Cheer for the home team at a Swamp Rabbits Hockey home game in February. Games offer a great opportunity for safer family fun that everyone will enjoy. The arena is selling seats in pods, allowing for distance of at least 4 chairs between each family or group of friends!
- February 4th, 2021 at 7:05 pm
- February 11th, 2021 at 7:05 pm
- February 13th, 2021 at 7:05 pm
- February 14th, 2021 at 3:05 pm
- February 25th, 2021 at 7:05 pm
- February 26th, 2021 at 7:05 pm
- February 27th, 2021 at 7:05 pm
Purchase Swamp Rabbits tickets online.
Now is a great time to get outdoors and experience all the adventures that will be unpleasant in the heat of spring and summer.
- Mountain Bike With Kids! Vic Bailey Subaru Bike Park in Spartanburg is an area favorite for mountain biking.
- Hot Spot Skate Park– Head over to downtown Spartanburg for the area’s only dedicated skate park
- Go for a hike! Here’s some great winter time hikes to try.
- Check out a battlefield! Try the Musgrove Mill State Historic Site to learn about the Revolutionary War battle that happened there.
Spartanburg Library Events Not to Miss in February
Q-Tip Valentine’s Card, February 11th, 2021 4:30 – 5 pm. You’ll need paint, paper and Q-tips, then follow along with this online workshop to make Valentine’s Day cards.
Peanut Butter Science, February 16th, 2021, 4:30 to 5 pm. In this virtual event for tweens, they’ll learn about various things that can be made with peanut butter as well as the contributions George Washington Carver made to science and agriculture.
Take 2: Penguin Party, February 25th, 2021 4:30 – 5 pm. Learn about penguins and make a penguin craft. Virtual
Unbored: Party Games, February 24th, 4:30 to 5:45 pm. Teens are invited to join online party games over Zoom. Prizes will be awarded. Register in advance.
The library also offers virtual story time on Tuesdays at 11 am.
I know that Father/Daughter and Mother/Son date events can sound a little exclusive. If you like the theme of an event and your family doesn’t perfectly fit the category, don’t be afraid to call and ask if you can still register. Many venues just want parents to have fun with their kids.
Daddy Daughter Date Night Friday, February 12, 2021 at 6-7:30 pm at Hearts of Clay. This annual Valentine’s Daddy Daughter Date Night includes chocolate, candies, cookies and soft drinks and water. Call to reserve your seat. $5 per family plus cost of pottery.
For a more Daddy Daughter, Mother Son and Family dates, see our list of Parent/Child Date Events and Ideas.
Need a little inspiration for a Valentine’s Day date with your child? KAG contributor Kristina provided us with a whole list of ideas!
Parents Need Fun, Too
Check out our whole list of Date Night Ideas in the Upstate and plan something special with your Valentine. Our lists include romantic ideas, unique ideas, places to go if you’re bringing the baby along and more!