There are many things and activities for kids to enjoy in Greenville and Spartanburg, SC this Summer. If you need a quick idea for a day date or fun idea for your children check out our list below with links to help you get something planned!

Go to the Movies

Check out the “Regal Summer Movie Express” featuring $1 kid movies every Tuesday and Wednesday morning through the summer at participating Regal theaters in Greenville and Spartanburg, SC.

Click here to see the Regal movie theaters in Greenville and Spartanburg!

Visit the Library

If your child loves to read and learn, there are so many summer events held by Greenville and Spartanburg libraries. Check out the links for the county libraries to see what’s on their schedule!

Click here for Spartanburg Libraries

Click here for Greenville Libraries

The Greenville Zoo

The Greenville Zoo is located at 150 Cleveland Park Dr, Greenville, SC 29601 and is a wonderful place to visit in the Summertime. They have many animals to see and learn about! When you’re done, play in the playground just outside of the zoo and enjoy a nice picnic.


Do you and your family love games and bouncing off the walls? Check out these Greenville and Spartanburg amusement centers for families!

Frankie’s Fun Park is located at 45 Park Woodruff Dr, Greenville, SC 29607 and has go-karting, arcades, and other amusements such as laser tag and mini golf.

Kangaroo Jax is located at 2437 Laurens Rd, Greenville, SC 29607 and features inflatables, arcade games, and even a carousel!

Speed Factory Indoor Karting is located at 2340, 130 E Daniel Morgan Ave, Spartanburg, SC 29306 or 1524 Roper Mountain Road, Greenville, SC 29615 and they have awesome indoor karting tracks!

Water Parks

The temperature is rising, and if you don’t have a pool, a water park is a great choice. Enjoy the nice cool feeling of a pool or relax in a lazy river at one of the water parks in our area! Click the link to your desired water park below for more information.

Shipwreck Cove Town of Duncan is located at 119 S Spencer St, Duncan, SC 29334. Shipwreck Cove  is a family-friendly, pirate-themed water park with pools, water slides, and a lazy river!

Otter Creek Waterpark is located at 101 W Darby Rd, Greenville, SC 29609. Otter Creek is a fun water park with a splash pad, water slides, and they even offer swimming  lessons!

Discovery Island in Simpsonville is located at 417 Baldwin Rd, Simpsonville, SC 29680. Discovery Island offers a family-fun water park with water slides, pools, a lazy river, and simulated wave surfing.

Children’s Museums

We have many museums catered to children in Greenville and Spartanburg. These are wonderful places to spend time and learn with each other, while escaping the heat.

The Children’s Museum of the Upstate – Spartanburg (for ages 5 and under) is located at 130 Magnolia St, Spartanburg, SC 29306 and is designed for ages 5 and under to play and learn!

The Children’s Museum of the Upstate – Greenville is located at 300 College St, Greenville, SC 29601. The Children’s Museum in Greenville is targeted at children ages 12 and under to have hands on fun and learning.

Spartanburg Science Center is located at 200 E St John St, Spartanburg, SC 29306 and inspires excitement for science though interactive exhibits, live animals and fun programs!

Roper Mountain Science Center is located at 402 Roper Mountain Road, Greenville, SC 29615. Enjoy this beautiful campus and learn about science through their awesome events. There are amazing things to see here, like the Planetarium, Daniel Conservatory, and Butterfly Garden.

Hub City Railroad Museum is located at 298 Magnolia St, Spartanburg, SC 29303. Come see the vintage train memorabilia, models and a restored caboose in the historic district of Spartanburg.

Trampoline Parks

We have some great Trampoline parks in our area if your child has a lot of energy. Have fun jumping around on giant trampolines in a cool climate! Click the link to your desired trampoline park below for more information.

Big Air Trampoline Park – Spartanburg

Big Air Trampoline Park – Greenville

Sky Zone Trampoline Park in Greenville

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