Roper Mountain Fall Harvest Festivall

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ACM – Monster Mash

CUSCH Meeting

CUSCH members:

Our quarterly meeting will be held at the Greenville library on Wednesday, November 5th, at 9:30 a.m.  It’s time for us to reconvene and catch up with all that we’re doing in the Upcountry of South Carolina.  Mark your calendars and come to network with all of us who share historical and historical tourism interests in our special area.  We’re the ones who make it happen. We look forward to seeing you there.

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SCHA – Lunch & Learn Lecture Series – History in Stone

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Join Spartanburg County Historical Association Historic Resources Coordinator Tim Hyder as he shares his insights on the historical value of gravestone art and architecture. Discover what our monuments to the dead can tell us about our ancestors beyond life spans and epitaphs in this fascinating Lunch & Learn.

Lunch & Learns are held in the west conference room at Chapman Cultural Center.

Catered lunches will be available through Palmetto Palate, reserved in advance through our gift shop. Tickets and a limited number of lunches will be available at the door.

$5/ticket only; FREE/SCHA Members

$15/ticket and sandwich or salad box (includes beverage and dessert)

Purchase your ticket online by clicking here, by calling (864) 596-3501, or in person at Spartanburg Regional History Museum.

Guided Walking Tours of Historic Downtown Spartanburg Now Available!

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A guided walking tour is a great way to get acquainted (or re-acquainted) with Spartanburg’s beautiful and dynamic city center! Our friendly and knowledgeable guides will take you through Spartanburg’s history from founding to the present day, all while taking in the sights and sounds of our vibrant and growing downtown.

Package options

  • Standard Historic Tour: $6/person. Ends at Spartanburg Regional History Museum. Approximately 3/4 mile. Available Tuesday-Sunday 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
  • Historic Pub Crawl: $8/person.* Choose 3 “publick houses” along the route. We have an excellent selection available! *price does not include drinks. Available anytime
  • Pocket Tour: $4/person. About 1/4, great for kids & seniors. Available anytime

For more information, contact Julius Dargan at (864) 591-5596 orjulius.dargan@spartanburghistory.org

Walnut Grove Plantation Jack O’ Lantern Tours!

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Why do we carve pumpkins and go trick-or-treating on Halloween? Find out Saturday, October 25 6-9 p.m. at Walnut Grove Plantation’s annual Jack O’ Lantern Tour! Take a candle-lit tour of the 18th-century plantation’s grounds, outbuildings, and cemetery, bake colonial treats on an open fire, and hear the origin stories of Halloween traditions. This is a non-scary event so bring the little ones (and a flashlight)! Admission is $6 for adults and $3 for children ages 5-17. Children under 5 and SCHA members get in free! Walnut Grove Plantation is located at 1200 Otts Shoals Road in Roebuck. For more information contact Julius Dargan at (864) 591-5596 or julius.dargan@spartanburghistory.org.

Pickens – Upcountry Boil



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