On December 2, Santa is arriving at the Greenville Zoo to take pictures with the children and their families. The children will be able to visit with Santa from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m., and the first 100 children to take a picture with Santa will receive a cookie and milk. To celebrate the holidays, some of the animals around the zoo will have their own tree and will enjoy a variety of enrichment treats. The children’s visit to Santa is included in the admission price for the zoo. Greenville Zoo is located at 150 Cleveland Park Dr., Greenville. For more information, call 864-467-4300, or visit GreenvilleZoo.com.
CORRECTION: We have been notified that the original info given in this brief is incorrect; it was taken from an events website which evidently had not yet been updated for this winter’s season. Correct info, per Ice on Main: Tickets are $10 per person and includes skate rental Hours are: Monday – Thursday: 3 PM – 8 PM Friday and Saturday: 11 AM – 9 PM Sunday: 11 AM – 7 PM School Break Hours: Wednesday, December 20 – Tuesday, January 2 (every day): 11 AM – 10 PM Special Holiday Hours: Monday, January 15 (last day to skate): 11 AM – 9 PM United Bank on Main is hosting their annual ice rink in downtown Greenville from November 24 through January 15. Located at the Village Green, Ice on Main will be open on Monday through Thursday, 2 to 9 p.m., Friday and Saturday, 11 a.m. to 10 p.m., and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Tickets are $10 for adults and $8 for children, including skate rental. Ice on Main is located at 206 S. Main St., Greenville. For more information, call 864-467-4355, or visit GreenvilleSC.gov/344/Ice-on-Main.
From December 2 through 10, Greenville is hosting a holiday multi-day event in the heart of downtown Greenville. Although details were not yet available at the time of this writing, attendees in past years
The Dillsboro Inn—a nature-focused inn and yoga studio located on the shores of the Tuckasegee River in western North Carolina—is celebrating the completion of their new Moon School Yoga Resort Studio. The studio and adjoining deck will be the site of four weekend retreats beginning December 15 and continuing into January, 2018.
If you are ready for the Christmas parade season, below are a few parades in the Upstate to check out. December 2: The parade season starts with the Greenville Poinsettia Christmas Parade, which starts at the intersection of Main Street and Augusta Road and continues to the intersection of Main and North Streets. Attendees will enjoy 90 floats in the parade, which runs from 6 to 7:30 p.m.
This year for the holidays, Belue Farms Natural Market has expanded its array of gift items. In addition to fresh fruit, Southern specialties and body care baskets, shoppers will find Himalayan salt lamps, spa products, essential oils and oil diffusers, natural soaps and