There's something special happening year-round in Spartanburg, including a variety of events and festivals that the City directly plans and provides for local residents and visitors! From weekly music series like Music on Main to large-scale events like Spring Fling in April and the International Festival in October, there's always something going on in downtown Spartanburg! Check out all of the City-coordinated events.
- Downtown Sunday Market - Second Sunday of the month August through November, 12 to 4 pm along E Main Street in Downtown Spartanburg
- Spartanburg International Festival - Saturday, October 7, 11 am to 7 pm at Barnet Park
- Dickens of a Christmas - Tuesday, December 5, 6 pm to 9 pm all throughout Downtown Spartanburg
past 2023 events
Sponsor a City Event
The City of Spartanburg sees community events as being vital in weaving the fabric that is our community. But local government can’t do it alone - we need partners who can help us present these events to the community. Please download the document below to learn more about our sponsorship opportunities!
Are You planning to Hold an Event in the City of Spartanburg?
In addition to the events produced by the City, many other community organizations hold events in the City of Spartanburg. From the March of Dimes Team Walk to small neighborhood block parties, there's always something happening in Spartanburg. If you would like to plan an event in the City, please download and complete one of our special event permits. Please visit the Special Events Permits page for more details and access to our applications!