315 N. Duncan Bypass
Union, SC 29379
Phone: (864) 427-5060
Fax: (864) 427-9135
The 6500-seater Bailey Memorial Stadium is more than just a stadium, it's an experience. The ardent Presbyterian College Blue Hose fans support their teams wholeheartedly to bring out the best in the players. Opened in 2004, the stadium kicks off a game of football on a high note. If you are a Blue Hose fan, the stadium will serve you in the best possible way. Call ahead for more details.
Located on the campus of the Presbyterian College in Clinton, Templeton Physical Education Center is a prominent multi-purpose facility. Comprising a 2500-seat arena, a multi-purpose space, and classrooms, this facility plays a prominent role in student life at the college. The arena is also home to the college's Blue Hose basketball and volleyball teams. See the website or call to know more.
Located just a stone's throw away from the Hillcrest Shopping center, the Carmike 7 runs great first run Hollywood movies. Each of the seven theaters therein screens the movies with digital projection technology, thus the images on screen as crisp and clear.
Built in 1851 with Gothic Revival style of architecture, the Episcopal Church of the Advent is one of the historic churches that continue to function till date. With a lot of struggle, it has strived to exist even today. The splendid exteriors and the soothing interiors of the building make it a beautiful place of worship. Regular services, including religious ceremonies are held at the church.
Twichell Auditorium is an entertainment venue located at Converse College. With a 1500 seats available, Twichell can accommodate even the most popular of performances.
Hub-Bub The Showroom is exactly that, it's a place that tries to foster and display the talents of young and emerging local artists. Inside, visitors will find an artists gallery and floor space that hosts everything from photography workshops to live music performances. The showroom definitely has something for all age groups as well.
Morgan Square is in the center of downtown Spartanburg. Located in the city's historic district, this public-space is host to many local events.
The Chapman Cultural Center is a vital part of the Spartanburg community. The Center provides ample space for arts to flourish; with the David Reid Theatre, Black Box Theatre and the Spartanburg Dance Center, the events range from plays and musicals to modern dance. Additionally housed within the center, visitors will find the Spartanburg Art Museum, the Artists' Guild as well as some student galleries.
Located in the Chapman Cultural Center, the David Reid Theatre has been host to great performances, community events and large gatherings for private events. There are side parterres and a balcony that adds to the allure of this classically styled theater. This horse-shoe shaped venue can has 500 seats available. The Spartanburg Little Theatre use this space for their productions throughout the year.
The Black Box Theatre is part of Chapman Cultural Center. This large room has no permanent fixtures besides the overhead lighting system. There are mirrors along one side of the room while the rest of the Theatre is painted black. This space is available for rental but it has also been used as rehearsal space for theater companies and for small productions.
There are 22 parks located throughout Spartanburg. The main one is Barnet Park, which sits on seven acres (three hectares) of green land and has a lovely walking path that extends for a full two miles (three kilometers). In the park is the Zimmerli Amphitheatre, which plays hosts to various concerts and shows throughout the year. The park is also dressed with an interactive water fountain, pavilion and art sculptures.
Those looking for an enriching cultural experience in Spartanburg will find a long list of events that occur here. Check out the schedule to discover dance, music, and theater performances as well as recitals and children's productions. Other unique events include numismatic conferences, company fairs, seasonal shows and even beauty pageants. There is always something interesting on the schedule for everyone.