Spartanburg, SC, also known at the Hub City, has a little of everything for families: amazing parks, cultural venues, a bustling food scene, plus a walkable and growing downtown with shops and lots of things to do. Residents of Spartanburg enjoy ever-changing seasonal festivities and holiday traditions. Children have a wide variety of educational options. It’s all right here in Spartanburg, SC!
Things to Do in Spartanburg, SC: If you’re looking for things to do in Spartanburg, this is your list. It is our giant guide of things to do near Spartanburg full of adventures and things to discover in the Hub City.
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- Indoor Things to Do Near Spartanburg: Looking for something to do indoors? Whether it’s too hot or too rainy, you’ll find somewhere to go and something to do on this list of indoor things to do in Spartanburg.
- Outdoor Things to Do Near Spartanburg: Have an adventure outdoors in Spartanburg, SC.
- Classes and Activities for Kids: Find fun classes and activities for kids of all ages.
- Park Guide: Discover all of Spartanburg and the Upstate’s amazing parks. Sort by desired features, equipment and location!
- Romantic Dates in Spartanburg: Find a babysitter and enjoy one (or two) of these date night ideas in Spartanburg.
- Underpin Lanes N Lounge in Spartanburg: Check out the upscale boutique bowling alley in downtown Spartanburg
- Places where kids can volunteer: We’re big fans of giving back to the community, so here are a bunch of ways your kids can volunteer in Spartanburg.
- Shop at local stores in Spartanburg: You can also support our local community by shopping at some of the small businesses around town.
- Make a craft at SPARK Space: Spartanburg County Library’s SPARK Space gives you an incredible opportunity to make crafts for super cheap.
- Explore downtown Spartanburg with your kids with this list of things to do.
- Sparkle City Mini Mutt: Play mini golf for free while you’re downtown!
- Grab a new book and enjoy a cup of coffee: And while you’re at it, wander to Hub City Bookshop and Little River Coffee.
- Visit The Children’s Museum of the Upstate’s location in downtown Spartanburg.
- Take your tiny train lover to the Hub City Railroad Museum
- Take a walk down the Mary Black Rail Trail
- Visit Hatcher Gardens & Woodland Preserve
Seasonal Fun in Spartanburg, SC
You’ll find special seasonal events, festivals, and not-to-miss fun activities in our seasonal guides to Spartanburg.
- Winter Guide: Spartanburg, SC
- Spring Guide: Spartanburg, SC
- Summer Guide: Spartanburg, SC
- Fall Guide: Upstate, SC
- Thanksgiving in Spartanburg
- Holiday Guide to Spartanburg, SC
Dine Out in Spartanburg
Spartanburg Restaurant Guide: Want to find the perfect place to grab a bite to eat? No matter what type of cuisine you’re after or dining experience you’re looking for, you’ll find it here in the Spartanburg, SC Restaurant Guide.
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- Hot Dogs in Spartanburg
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- Barbecue in Spartanburg
- Best Brunch Restaurants in Spartanburg
- Big Ben’s Desserts in Spartanburg
- Romantic Restaurants in Spartanburg
Schooling and Education Options in Spartanburg, SC
Private Schools near Spartanburg: Use our list to find the private school option that’s right for your family.
Preschools Near Spartanburg: There are a lot of preschool options near Spartanburg. Use our list to sort by location, hours and program offered.
Homeschooling in the Upstate: If you’re a homeschooling family in Spartanburg, you’ll want to bookmark this guide. It’s full of resources, classes, field trip opportunities and more.
Afterschool Care Near Spartanburg: Find the afterschool care your child needs in our Afterschool Care Guide.
Spartanburg Public Schools
Guide to Spartanburg School Districts: Find information for each of Spartanburg’s seven public school districts.
Spartanburg, SC Back to School Guide: Time for school to start? Here’s everything you need to know.
Spartanburg Schools News and Updates: Things at school can change pretty quickly. Find the newest updates from Spartanburg districts on our news page.
Celebrate a Birthday in Spartanburg
Birthday Guide: Where to Host a Birthday Party Near Spartanburg: Find the best place to host a birthday party in Spartanburg, SC
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