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Get Out! Greenville

October 2 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm


A Celebration of All Things Outdoors

Get Out! Greenville is a celebration of all that Greenville County and Upstate South Carolina has to offer to the outdoor enthusiast. The mission and purpose of the event is simple: bring together all aspects of the outdoor community in one place to enjoy and learn from each other.  Of course no festival is complete without awesome music and tasty food.  Enjoy!

Park Hop Closing Celebration

If you loved participating in Greenville County’s summer-long scavenger hunt, come celebrate at Get Out! Greenville. Bring your passport showing all the clues you found and claim your prize at the Park Hop tent.

Be a part of Get Out! Greenville
Get in on the action and reach 2,000+ of Greenville’s outdoor fans and families. Register as a vendor and interact with our guests or take it a step further and become a sponsor to get your brand seen.
Register Online

Come join all the fun and work behind the scenes.
Get Out! Greenville welcomes individuals and groups to volunteer. All volunteers will receive lunch. Please contact Joni Dilorth at [email protected] or (864)467-3324

Get Out Greenville 10k & Kid’s Race

10k Time:  9:00am start

The rolling 10K course winds its way through the beautiful Pleasant Ridge Park and features a mix of dirt, gravel and pavement.

On Site Race Day Registration Accepted.

Click Here for more information and to register

Get Out! Greenville Kids 3K Race Time: 10:30am start

Kids ages 14 and under (and parents) are invited to join us for a fun 3K (just under 2 miles) trail run through the trails of Pleasant Ridge Park. Adults are welcome to enter this race as well to escort and encourage their children if desired. Entry in the Kids 3K is included with registration for the Get Out! 10K race this same day. You may accompany your child in the Kids 3K race for free if you wear your 10K bib number. The rolling course winds its way through the beautiful Pleasant Ridge Park and features a mix of dirt, gravel and pavement.

On Site Race Day Registration Accepted.  

Click Here for more information and to register

Mountain Bike Races:

Kids Mountain Bike Race @ 1pm

Adult Mountain Bike Race @ 1:30pm

Expert Mountain Bike Race @ 2:15pm

Dual Slalom Race @ 3pm

All demos and activities at Get Out Greenville are FREE!

Paddling Pools:

Get outside and into the pool! Try out stand-up paddleboarding and kayaking all day. Boards will be provided by Confluence Outdoor and instructors will be on hand to show beginners the ropes.

Rock Climbing:

We will have a portable rock climbing wall at the park for you to climb to your heart’s content for free! This is the demo you try, love, and get back in line for more.

Take a look at 2019’s event schedule

  • 9am: REI Campfire Session- How to Pack your Pack
  • 9am:Namaste and Play Yoga Clinic
  • 9:30am: REI Kids Contest-Throw Rope Toss
  • 10am:GOAT Bike Clinic
  • 10am: REI Campfire Session-Water Filtration
  • 10:30am: REI Kids Contest- Camp Chair Race
  • 10:30am: Padula’s Plants Garden Demo
  • 11am: REI Campfire Session-Adventure Crafts: Fire Starters
  • 11am: Namaste and Play Yoga Clinic
  • 11:30am: REI Raffle Drawing*
  • 11:30am: REI Kids Contest-Filter a Liter of Water
  • 12pm: REI Campfire Session-Clothing Layers
  • 12:30pm: REI Kids Contest- Best Trail Mix
  • 1pm:GOAT Bike Clinic
  • 1:30pm: REI Raffle Drawing*
    *Must complete and return Children’s Passport to participate. Passports will be available on the day of the festival at the Greenville Rec Info booth. 

Fun & Food

Check out the list of food vendors below and keep scrolling down to see a list of Exhibitors, Activities, and Demonstrations.

Music by DJ Zack

2019 Food Vendors

Free Bird Concessions

Early Goat Coffee Company

Common Pops

2019 Exhibitors / Demonstrations

  • Greenville County Rec Community Gardens
  • Prisma Health Swamp Rabbit Trail
  • Park Heroes
  • Greenville Zoo
  • Kidding Around Greenville
  • Mobi Rec
  • REI
  • Lake Conestee Nature Park
  • Keep Greenville County Beautiful
  • Greenville County Litter Ends Here
  • Pleasant Ridge Camp & Retreat Center
  • SC State Parks
  • Greenville Triumph
  • SAFY
  • The NESS Fest
  • Girl Scouts Mountains to Midlands
  • Greenville County Soil and Water Conservation District
  • Frugal Backpacker
  • Namastay and Play SC
  • Mauldin Recreation
  • IonGreenville
  • Park Hop
  • Sierra Club
  • Bike Walk Greenville
  • Renewal by Anderson
  • Innova
  • GOAT
  • Whole Foods Market
  • Girls on the Run
  • Canine Healing Place
  • Concerned Citizens for Animals
  • Clemson Health Extension
  • Rockoon Climbing Community
  • Elevate Health and Wellness
  • TopGolf
  • Urban Escape Vehicles
  • Outdoorosity
  • Padula’s Plants
  • Fleet Feet
  • The Children’s Museum of the Upstate
  • The K9 Corner
  • Green River Adventures/ The Gorge
  • Rocky Creek Veterinary Hospital
  • Atlantic Bay Mortgage Group
  • Petsuites Greenville
  • Paradise Home Improvements
  • Keller Williams

REI Kids Play Area


REI is proud to be the host and sponsor of the 2019 Get Out! Greenville REI Kids Play area. Come join the staff as we learn and practice different recreational and outdoor skills. Make sure to stop by our tent for some fun giveaways and try to win some great outdoor equipment at our various REI Kids Contests.
9:30am: REI Kids Contest-Throw Rope Toss
10:30am: REI Kids Contest-Camp Chair Race
11:30am: REI Kids Contest-Filter a Liter of Water
12:30pm: REI Kids Contest- Best Trail Mix

Jumbo Coloring Mural

This super size coloring sheet is larger than life! Kids can come by and color at their leisure, leaving their mark on this banner that commemorates a celebration of all things outdoors.

Lake Conestee Nature Park

The environmental staff of the Nature Park will have a Bird Migration Game for all ages to enjoy.  Take a self-guided tour through Lake Conestee Nature Park to explore 20 new educational stations and learn how you can help protect this awesome natural resource here in Greenville.  Learn more about Lake Conestee Nature Park at www.lakeconesteenaturepark.com.

Pleasant Ridge Camp & Retreat Center:

Greenville Rec’s own Pleasant Ridge Camp & Retreat Center located on Highway 11 is home to Camp Spearhead, a residential summer camp for persons with special needs, as well as several other camps and initiatives that get children and adults outside and in tune with outdoor activities. Learn more about everything Pleasant Ridge has to offer.

Greenville County Soil & Water Conservation District:

Learn all about how you can do your part to keep our waterways clean and get some cool giveaways!


The City of Greenville Parks and Recreation Department provides a mobile recreation vehicle designed to increase opportunities for youth to participate in safe, quality, structured play and recreation in areas where services are not available. Come play games and get active with Mobi-Rec!

Thank you to our sponsors who know how important it is to get outdoors!



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Greenville Journal


October 2
9:00 am - 2:00 pm
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humans wading with dogs at the waterpark