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5539 Calhoun Memorial Hwy.
Easley, SC 29640-3871
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Easley 8 Theatre is a movie theater associated with Dickinson Theatres. This cinema has eight screens, each of which shows the latest Hollywood release. With comfortable seating and the newest in sound and visual technology, it's no wonder this cinema is popular with the locals. Group rates are available as are gift certificates.
Greenville-Pickens Speedway was initially a dirt track when it opened in 1940 and was subsequently closed the following year due to World War II. It was reopened by Bill France Sr. in 1946 for a race he was promoting and has been a NASCAR racing track since 1951. Now an asphalt track, this prestigious track is the second oldest NASCAR track and holds regular weekly races that feature the biggest of NASCAR champions. Many such great racers have used the track for practices as well. There is a wall of champions that fans can visit during weekdays which has all the names of the famous racers who have become track champs here.
Greenville Civic Center is the hub of all creative and artistic activities in town. Concerts, dramas, seminars, art classes or community events, the place is always bustling with action. Sans any dull moment, the atmosphere here is cheerful and fun. The Greenville Civic Center offers entertaining and cultural events and every show is well received by the patrons. For more details, call ahead
Made out of the reclaimed bricks from the surrounding mills, Fluor Field at the West End is a baseball stadium that opened in 2006 and is a major attraction in Greenville for all baseball fans. With a capacity of 5700, this stadium was built especially for Greenville's popular minor league baseball team, the Greenville Drive. Mirrored after Fenway Park, a major league baseball park and home of the Boston Red Sox baseball club, it is no wonder that fans have nicknamed the minor league park Little Fenway.
The continuous goal for the South Carolina Children's Theatre is to cultivate a passion for the theater and the arts for any and all children, as well as the rest of their families, who walk through their doors. This is done through participation of stage productions, year-round theater education and outreach. The students in the conservatory that teaches the acting classes typically range from toddlers to teens.
Warehouse Theatre strives to put on productions that bring an intimate, sometimes intense, feel to audiences. The kind of live theater that Warehouse produces is the kind in which you can most assuredly expect the unexpected. A lot of the productions are in fact classics plays, but with a new twist to them. In addition to their productions, Warehouse's mission is community outreach and to nurture the passions of theater professionals in training.
Falls Park Golf & Games is Greenville's only venue for indoor mini-golf, which makes it a good place to take kids on a rainy day. Conveniently located near Falls Park on the Reedy in West End, the venue also features a snack bar and some arcade games, which makes it a popular spot for children's birthday parties. Please call for more information. Closed on Mondays.
Centre State - South Carolina specializes in current play releases and contemporary dramas, comedies and musicals with an emphasis on Obie, Tony and Pulitzer Prize winners. A new play festival is held annually. The facility is also available for rental.
Housed in the historic Smith-Barney building in downtown Greenville, Centre Stage is an acclaimed theater and production company that puts on plays and musicals. This unique theater seats 285 people, and in addition to their normal seasonal performances, Centre Stage also hosts a number of film screenings, concerts, guest lectures, art exhibits and other local events. Please check their website for a current list of performances, show times and ticket prices.
Located amidst the many popular dining and shopping options of Downtown Greenville, The Peace Center is a hidden gem among the many live entertainment venues in South Carolina. Featuring a full range of ways to enjoy some of the biggest acts in entertainment today, from white glove service to spacious seating with extra leg room, Greenville locals and students alike flock here to see their favorite acts. A beautiful facility that looks even more striking when lit up after dark, The Peace Center is comprised of the indoor Peace Center Hall and Gunter Theatre, as well as the outdoor DowBrands Amphitheatre. Located on the banks of the Reedy River, this is the perfect place to take in a show anytime of the year.
The Little Theatre has been delighting audiences in Greenville since the early 1920s. It is an institution. Through the years, the Little Theatre has put on productions of Fiddler on the Roof, To Kill A Mockingbird, Guys and Dolls, A Christmas Carol, and so many other timeless classics. For those looking to take up the art of acting, classes are offered for both adults and children.
Coffee Underground Theater is a small venue found in the Coffee Underground, a popular and locally-owned coffeehouse and bistro. Surrounded by artwork by local artists, patrons are able to not only enjoy the aesthetic charm of the establishment but also the array of presentations and performances the Coffee Underground Theater has to offer. Each night provides a new form of entertainment - varying from stand up comedy, independent and short films to acoustic musical performances. Because events will vary, it's wise to check the website for details before heading out for an evening of fun.