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Upstate Weekend: Dec. 13-16


Upstate Weekend is a listing of events published each Thursday in GSA Morning Blend and on www.gsabusiness.com. Submit an item here for inclusion in the weekly listing. Include description, date, time, location, cost and contact information.

Greenville Tech Ice on Main
What:
Ice on Main returns to downtown Greenville. The outdoor rink will be open through Jan. 21. Thursday night is date night, which begins at 6 p.m. Couples can have their photo taken at the rink.
When:
Thursday through Saturday, 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.; and Sunday, 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Where:
206 S. Main St., Greenville.
Cost:
$10 for adults and $8 for children, 12 and under.

Art Exhibit: Jim Harrison
What: The Spartanburg Art Museum will host an art exhibit by Jim Harrison, known for his realistic artwork of Southern subject matter.
When:
Thursday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sunday, 1 to 5 p.m.
Where:
Chapman Cultural Center, 200 E. St. John St., Spartanburg.
Cost:
Free.

Greenville Road Warriors
What:
Greenville Road Warriors vs. Gwinnett Gladiators.
When:
Thursday, 7 p.m.
Where:
650 N. Academy St., Greenville.
Cost:
Buy tickets.

Snowy Joe’s Winter Park
What: Snowy Joe’s offers snow tubing. Hours subject to change due to weather conditions.
When:
Friday, 4 to 6 p.m.
Where:
Civic Center of Anderson, 3027 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Anderson.
Cost:
Prices vary.

Friday Starry Nights
What: The Roper Mountain Science Center hosts shows at the Daniel Observatory to observe the stars and planets seen through the eighth largest telescope of its kind in the nation.
When: Friday, 7 or 8:15 p.m.
Where: Roper Mountain Science Center, 402 Roper Mountain Road, Greenville.
Cost: $5 for adults; $4 for children, ages 5 to 12, and for senior citizens, age 60 and older.

Junie B. in Jingle Bells, Batman Smells
What: A funny, holiday performance geared toward children, and based on the Junie B. Jones chapter book series.
When:
Saturday and Sunday, 1:30 p.m.
Where:
Peace Center, 300 S. Main St., Greenville.
Cost:
Buy tickets.

Alchemy Improv Comedy
What: Alchemy Improv Comedy entertains audiences every Friday night with a different guest storyteller each week. It’s fully improvised. The early show will feature the cast of Alchemy Comedy.
When: Friday, 8 and 9:30 p.m.
Where: Coffee Underground, 1 E. Coffee St., Greenville.
Cost: $5 per person for the 8 p.m. show and $8 per person for the 9:30 p.m. show. Get tickets at the door.

A Yuletide Celebration & Celtic Christmas concert
What: The Pickens County Museum of Art and History hosts this concert featuring Celtic and Christmas music.
When:
Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Where:
Hagood Mill and Folklife Center, 138 Hagood Mill Road, Pickens.
Cost:
Call 864-898-2936 for more information.

Greenville Christmas Walk
What:
The Greenville Track Club presents this holiday walk.
When:
Saturday, 5:30 to 8 p.m.
Where:
Greenville County Square, 301 University Ridge, Greenville.
Cost:
Prices vary.

Coffee and Poetry at Coffee Underground
What: Bring your own poems to read or perform. Beginners welcome. All poetry styles welcome.
When: Sunday, 7:30 to 10 p.m.
Where: Coffee Underground, 1 E. Coffee St., Greenville.
Cost: $5 per person.


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