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7 Things To Do with Kids This Spring in Greenville, SC

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March 15, 2022

Greenville, SC has been named one of the nation's fastest-growing cities for so many reasons, one of them being that it's a wonderful place to raise a family. With a mild year-round climate that’s ideal for outside play, tons of outdoor experiences, and countless events and activities, there is always something fun and engaging for kids to do. Here are seven of our favorite things to do with kids this spring in Greenville, SC!


7 Family-Friendly Things to Do in Greenville, SC

1) Linky Stone Park: The Children's Garden

Downtown Greenville

The weather is warming up so it's the perfect time to get the kids outside as much as possible! At this 1.7-acre horticultural attraction in the heart of the city, children can experience flowers using all five senses, plus have fun exploring a geology wall, textile garden, Hansel & Gretel cottage, and secret garden that’s sure to delight.


2) Greenville Triumph Soccer - Season Kick-Off

April 2, 2022 | Triumph Stadium at Legacy Early College

The 2022 Greenville soccer season officially gets underway April 2 with a home game against the Central Valley Fuego. The entire family will have fun cheering on the home team in this large outdoor stadium. Tickets are on sale now!


3) Disney's Frozen

April 6-17, 2022 | Peace Concert Hall

The weather may be warm but it's always a great time for Frozen! Bring the entire family to enjoy this Broadway experience featuring all the songs they love from the original Oscar®-awarding winning animated film.


4) Jocassee Outdoor Center

Salem, SC

If your family loves the water then you don't have to go far to find it! Just an hour west of Downtown Greenville is the Jocassee Outdoor Center, where you can enjoy boating of all kinds, plus fishing, waterfall tours, and picnicking.


5) Barefoot Acres

Fountain Inn, SC

Equal parts working farm and adventure park, it's easy to spend an entire day at Barefoot Acres. Start off with a thrilling zipline ride through the treetops, and finish up with a relaxing picnic and stroll through farm grounds.


6) Greenville Zoo

Greenville, SC

There's so much to do at the Greenville Zoo, one visit may not be enough! Discover hundreds of cool animals, go on a Secret Safari, or participate in the Zoom Through the Zoo 5K fundraiser race on May 7, 2022.


7) The Children's Museum of the Upstate

Downtown Greenville, SC

It's always a win when kids can get their energy out, but when they can learn something in the process it's a win-win for all! TCMU offers 80,000 square feet of fun, play-based learning and hands-on engagement for children ages birth to six.


If you're thinking of buying a new home in Greenville, SC to be close to all these wonderful family attractions and more, come visit Cothran Homes' new home communities throughout Greenville. With single-family homes and townhomes in some of the city's most desirable areas, this is sure to be a move you — and your family — will love!

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