20+ Fall Festivals Near Greenville to Check Out This Season

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Wondering what fall festivals in Greenville, SC, there are to enjoy this year? Pumpkin spice, cornfields, fields full of sunflowers; all of these things are synonymous with fall! Another thing that the fall season ushers in is festivals!

Festivals celebrating apples, pumpkins, harvests, and all the other wonderful things that the fall months have to offer can be found at these gatherings. The wonderful thing about Fall festivals in and around Greenville is that they are outdoors (for the most part) so you can enjoy the beauty of the changing seasons!

Looking for more fall things to do in Greenville? Don’t miss our GIANT Fall Guide to Greenville, SC!

This list is provided for informational purposes, and events may change or be canceled at the last minute. Therefore, please be sure to confirm the status of an event before heading out.

Lunch throwdown / Colonial Mills Grits
Euphoria – Eat, Sip, LIsten

2022 Fall Events In Greenville, SC

Upper SC State Fair

  • Where: 3804 Calhoun Memorial Highway, Easley
  • When: September 1-11, 2022
  • What: Traditional state fair style event
  • Admission: Varies

Indie Craft Parade

  • Where: Timmons Arena at Furman University
  • When: September 9th and 10th, 2022
  • What: Arts and Makers Pop-Up Shop and Mini-Markets
  • Admission: $8 general admission; $25 for First Dibs Party on Friday


  • Where: Downtown Greenville
  • When: September 15 – 18th, 2022
  • What: Food, Wine, and Music
  • Admission Cost: Varies

Most of the events of this popular foodie festival are sold out for the 2022 season.
These Euphoria events still have tickets available as of publication

By the Starlight | Songwriter’s Recipe | Live by the Vine | Party in the Park | The Cool Kids
Dill With It | Feast by the Field | In Pursuit of Hoppiness | Tie to the South | Cruciferous Cravings

South Greenville Fair

  • Where: 215 South East Main Street, Simpsonville. Simpsonville United Methodist Church
  • When: September 16-17th, 2022
  • What: Livestock shows, and a pageant
  • Admission: free

Sooie BBQ Festival

  • Where: Mauldin Cultural Center
  • When: September 16th & 17th, 2022
  • What: BBQ tastings & live music
  • Admission: $1-$10

AutumnFest at the Market

  • Where: Greenville State Farmers Market
  • When: September 23rd – 24th, 2022
  • What: Large selection of flowers and plants for fall planting
  • Admission: Free

Farm to Feast Festival

  • Where: Barefoot Acres SC, Fountain Inn
  • When: Saturday, September 24, 2022
  • What: Open fire cooking demonstrations, live music, and more
  • Admission: $20 per person for general admission; $100 for VIP

Greer Arts and Eats Festival

  • Where: Downtown Greer
  • When: September 30th – October 1st, 2022
  • What: Lots of food, live music, art, and more!
  • Admission: Free

Aunt Het Fall Festival & Car Show

  • Where: Downtown Fountain Inn
  • When: Saturday, October 1st, 2022
  • What: Vendors, arts & crafts, food, and classic cars
  • Admission: Free

Albino Skunk Music Festival

Fall for Greenville

Pumpkinfest 2022

  • Where: Abiding Peace Academy
  • When: October 15th, 2022 from 10 am – 3 pm
  • What: Food, vendors, games, pumpkins
  • Admission: Free

GCA Fall Festival & Holiday Market

  • Where: Greenville Classical Academy – 2519 Woodruff Road, Simpsonville
  • When: November 5th, 2022
  • What: Kid’s Activities ($5 fee), holiday shopping, and food trucks
  • Admission: Free (suggested donation)

Don’t miss our Pumpkin Patch Guide, Corn Maze Guide, and List of U-Pick Apple Orchards Near Greenville

Check out our list of Fall Events In Spartanburg, South Carolina for more fun fall events!

Denver Downs Farm red barn

2022 Fall Events A Short Drive From The Upstate

2021 SC state fair photo

South Carolina State Fair

  • Where: South Carolina State Fairgrounds
  • When: October 12th – 23rd, 2022
  • What: Traditional state fair with rides, and food vendors
  • Admission: $15 – $20

Squealin’ On the Square

  • Where: Downtown Laurens
  • When: September 30th – October 1st, 2022
  • What: Arts & Crafts, Live music, Kids activities, Tractor show, and BBQ
  • Admission: Free

Pendleton Fall Harvest Festival

  • Where: 105 Exchange Street, Pendleton
  • When: October 8th, 2022
  • What: Children’s games, Music, Scarecrows, Ghost tour, Crafts, and Food
  • Admission: Free

Asbury Hills Fall Festival

  • Where: Asbury Hills Camp, Cleveland, SC
  • When: October 15, 2022
  • What: Activities are available on a first come, first served basis including: archery, hayrides, rock climbing wall, face painting, Leap of Faith*, and more. *participants must be 11 years or older
  • Admission: Free but charge for lunch; $12 adult BBQ lunch, $6 child under 10 BBQ lunch

NC Mountain State Fair

  • Where: Western North Carolina Agricultural Center
  • When: September 9th-18th, 2022
  • What: Rides, food, agriculture, and art
  • Admission: $5 -$12; Under 5 admitted for free

Carolina Renaissance Festival

For more fall festivals and other events not listed here, check out our Events Calendar.

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