Fun Things to Do Around Spartanburg, SC in July

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Looking for things to do in Spartanburg, SC this July? The Upstate area offers a wide range of activities to keep your family busy and happy. You’ll find splash pads, virtual library events, a free park scavenger hunt, ice cream recommendations and more! Here’s our full list of things to do in July.

Things to Do in July in Spartanburg, SC

July Events in Spartanburg

Music on Main in Spartanburg: Thursdays in July from 5:30 to 7:30 pm, FREE

Moonlight Movies in Greer, SC: July 8th, 15th, and 22nd at 7 pm, FREE

Dray Summer Soundtrax: July 23, 2021 at 7 pm, FREE Concert

4th of July in Spartanburg

Celebrate the 4th of July in Spartanburg with fireworks shows and special events. Plus, we have a list of some other Independence Day-themed places you can go and activities you can do with your family including Revolutionary War battlefield sites you can visit.

Sunflowers Near Spartanburg, SC

The sunflower fields at the Daper Wildlife Area are totally free to visit with your family. Snap some photos, have a picnic and enjoy the flowers!

Or, Pick Your Own Sunflowers at Beechwood Farms July 2-3, 2021 and July 9-10, 2021 from 9 am to 4 pm, $4 per person (Free for age 4 and under) includes a buggy ride to Sunflower Hill. Pick-your-own sunflowers are $3 per stem.

Park Hop in Spartanburg!

Hop to Spartanburg and Upstate parks, answer some clues and win prizes! Park Hop is a FREE family scavenger hunt at Greenville and Spartanburg area parks. Win a park hop swag bag, t-shirt and more! All you have to do is visit the parks, answer the questions in the app, and play! How many park hop parks have you visited this summer?

The 2021 Park Hop Parks in Spartanburg are:

Find the rest of the Park Hop parks in our Park Hop Guide!

Summer Reading

Summer Reading events are happening now in the Upstate. Don’t forget to turn in your Summer Reading Record to Spartanburg County Public Libraries to get your prize!

Spartanburg Library system has a number of summer reading events happening virtually. These include storytime, author talks, art activities and more. There are programs for kids, tweens and teens. Some of these events have supplies you can pick up for free in advance when you sign up. Find them all on Spartanburg Library’s Calendar.

Swim in Spartanburg

Spartanburg has a number of places where you can swim, splash and play in the water. Here’s a list of splash pads and water parks near Spartanburg.

Do you know of a fun, family-friendly local event we missed? Let us know in the comments.

About the Author
Maria Bassett is a former school orchestra teacher, turned home-school mom. She and her husband homeschool their 3 sons and 1 daughter, currently pre-school through 2nd grade age. Believing children learn best when they are engaged and having fun, this family loves to take their homeschool on the road, around Greenville and beyond.

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