Experience Falls for Greenville, Upstate’s Most Popular Event
Falls for Greenville stands as the pinnacle of Greenville events, promising a delectable journey through a world of culinary delights. Brace yourself for a mouthwatering extravaganza from October 13th to 15th, as Fall for Greenville brings you three days of unparalleled food and music experiences. This year, they will showcase over 40 renowned restaurants, each offering a diverse array of cuisines that are sure to tantalize your taste buds and provide an unmatched culinary adventure!
The Kick-off: A Musical Prelude
The festivities start on October 12th at 5 pm with an electrifying kick-off concert at the CPI Security West End Stage located at the intersection of Main Street and Augusta Street. During the festivities, Main Street transforms into a musical haven from October 13th to 15th, as it hosts a diverse lineup of bands covering a range of genres including American blues, rock, indie-folk, funk, and soul. Prepare to be enthralled by performances from acclaimed bands. Check out the 2023 Music Lineup here.
A Feast for the Palate: Culinary Extravaganza
Indulge in the rich tapestry of culinary experiences that Falls for Greenville has to offer. With a staggering selection of more than 200 culinary treats from 62 food vendors and an assortment of craft beer and wine from 26 vendors, your taste buds are in for an unforgettable journey.
Culinary Showdowns & Demos
For those with a penchant for culinary entertainment, Fall for Greenville traditionally hosts renowned chefs who showcase their kitchen secrets through cooking demonstrations. Moreover, if you’re a fan of food competitions like those seen on reality TV, be sure to catch the culinary showdowns.
Family Fun for All Ages
Falls for Greenville is a family-friendly event that promises enjoyment for all ages. Head over to the AAA Kid’s Area located on East Broad Street, where children of all ages can revel in a variety of rides and activities. From the Fun Slide to Swings, Toddler Town, and the Wacky Slide, there’s something for every child to enjoy. Please note that height restrictions apply to certain rides and activities. Ticket prices range from 1 to 5 tickets, with each ticket priced at $1.
Experience the Magic: Festival Details
Entrance to the festival and the exceptional entertainment it offers is absolutely free. However, when it comes to indulging in the delectable treats from our food vendors, taste tickets are the currency of choice. You can conveniently purchase these tickets on-site or online, ensuring that you savor every culinary delight offered by the 62 food vendors during the festival.
Mark Your Calendar: Festival Hours
Where: Downtown Greenville
- Thursday, October 12: 5 pm – 11 pm (Kick-Off Concert)
- Friday, October 13: 12 pm – 10 pm
- Saturday, October 14: 11 am – 9 pm
- Sunday, October 15: 12 pm – 7 pm
While there are parking options throughout Greenville, consider parking at County Square (301 University Ridge) and take advantage of the free downtown trolley. This convenient service operates an hour before the festival’s opening and an hour after its closure.
Strollers and wheelchairs are welcome at the event, though they are not available for rent on-site. If you have young children, carrying them in baby carriers is often more manageable than navigating through the festival crowds with a stroller. Please note that pets are not allowed (with the exception of service animals), and items such as lawn chairs, blankets, coolers, bikes, and skateboards are also prohibited. Rain or shine, Fall for Greenville is an event that won’t be stopped.
Falls for Greenville is your passport to a world of culinary excellence and musical enchantment. Come to downtown Greenville from October 13th to 15th for an experience that promises to delight your senses and create lasting memories. Come hungry, come thirsty, and come ready for an unforgettable journey into the heart of Upstate’s gastronomic and musical culture.