LIST: Upstate events canceled, postponed due to coronavirus concerns


(WSPA) – Amid concerns regarding the coronavirus, several events are being canceled and postponed here in the Upstate.

The following is our current list of canceled and postponed events:


Special Olympics South Carolina practices and competitions — local and state — have been canceled through the end of May, including local Spring Games, local tournaments/invitationals, State Equestrian and the State Summer Games at Fort Jackson in Columbia.

Greenville Theatre is canceling the remaining performances of A GENTLEMAN’S GUIDE TO LOVE AND MURDER: March 19, 20, 21 and 22.

NCAA cancels remaining winter, spring championships

Wofford baseball team’s series against Univ. of Massachusetts cancelled due to travel restrictions

Itzhak Perlman’s upcoming concert at the Peace Center cancelled due to travel precautions

America concert scheduled for Tues.,March 17 at the Peace Center has been canceled. For more information:

The City of Gaffney has canceled all Irish Fest activities scheduled for Saturday, March 14.

WestGate Mall officials said they have canceled and/or postponed all planned events, including their seasonal Easter Bunny photo program.

The Upstate American Heart Association has canceled their in-person ball for Saturday night, but will still hold the auction online

Greenville County Rec will be suspending all youth and adult athletic and recreational programs and events as well as field rentals until further notice. This includes all Greenville County Rec afterschool programs, community center programs and rentals.

Jurassic World Live Tour scheduled on April 9 – 12, 2020 at Bon Secours Wellness Arena in Greenville has been cancelled.

Spartanburg County Parks Department will be immediately suspending the following programs until April 5, 2020:

  • Senior Adult / 50+ Wellness
  • After Class Enrichment
  • Youth and Adult Athletics (to include practices, games and rentals)
  • Recreation Programs
  • Special Events
  • The Egg-Cessible Easter Egg Hunt and Easter Egg Scramble have been cancelled

The following facilities will be closed:

  • All Community Centers to include indoor fitness centers
  • Chesnee Community Center
  • Cleveland Park Event Center
  • Lake Cooley Outdoor Education Center
  • Timken Community Center
  • TW Edwards Community Center
  • Woodruff Leisure Center


Mobile Meals postpones 16th annual Land Cruise at Spartanburg Memorial Auditorium

Greenville St. Patrick’s Parade and Festival postponed

Dan + Shay postpones spring tour, including Greenville show

Adam Sandler’s show at Bon Secours Wellness Arena postponed

Zac Brown Band’s April 24 concert at Bon Secours Wellness Arena postpone

John Pizzarelli & Catherine Russell: A Tribute to Nat King Cole and the Ladies of Song at The Peace Center

Jay Leno at The Peace Center

iMAGINE Upstate STEAM Festival scheduled for April 4 will be postponed to September 12. For more information, click here.

Women of Distinction with Girl Scouts of South Carolina- Mountains to Midlands

Chapman Cultural Center, as well as Mayfair Art Studios, will be postponing all events of 50 or more people, starting March 16 and going through March 27.


2 upcoming NASCAR races to be held without fans in attendance, officials say

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