Upstate International provides intriguing events and programs that will connect you with our international community. Find your way to explore our local global cultures.

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UIWG Committee Planning Meeting 9:30 am
UIWG Committee Planning Meeting
May 2 @ 9:30 am
UIWG Committee Planning Meeting @ Upstate International
Are you an active, interesting, energetic woman with lots of great ideas who might be interested in joining a group of  active, interesting, energetic women to be part of our planning committee, or  even lead the committee?    Be on the lookout for ideas,…
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Peace & Conflict Resolution Conference 8:30 am
Peace & Conflict Resolution Conference
May 3 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
Peace & Conflict Resolution Conference @ Greenville Convention Center
Why Attend This Conference? Begin the courageous conversations necessary to assure progress in peace and conflict resolution through learning how to develop a thoughtful process for everyday life effectively think about peace proactively make peace…
La Fiesta 6:30 pm
La Fiesta
May 3 @ 6:30 pm
La Fiesta @ Huguenot Mill at the Peace Center
Join this vibrant celebration of Latin cultures, as we honor the trailblazing leaders who are building a more inclusive Upstate. Guests will be immersed in a world of Latin music, dance, and flavors; featuring fine…
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15th Annual Duck Derby: Adopt a Duck to Benefit G’ville Non-Profits 10:00 am
15th Annual Duck Derby: Adopt a Duck to Benefit G’ville Non-Profits
May 4 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
15th Annual Duck Derby: Adopt a Duck to Benefit G'ville Non-Profits
15th Annual Duck Derby Saturday, May 4 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Duck Derby post time: 2:30 pm sharp!! Entertainment, Games, Food…Fun for the Whole Family!! Adopt Now from one of the Duck Adoption Teams…
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Beethoven’s 9th Symphony 7:00 pm
Beethoven’s 9th Symphony
May 9 @ 7:00 pm
Beethoven's 9th Symphony
Join Spartanburg Philharmonic on May 11 at Twichell Auditorium  as they wrap up their 90th season with a remarkable performance of Beethoven’s 9th Symphony! Beethoven’s monumental 9th Symphony and its setting of Fredrich Schiller’s poemOde to Joy has become…
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INTERNATIONAL INSIGHT: THE SPEED ROUND 8:00 am
INTERNATIONAL INSIGHT: THE SPEED ROUND
May 15 @ 8:00 am – 9:30 am
INTERNATIONAL INSIGHT: THE SPEED ROUND @ Avenue
Buckle up and join us for the fastest trip around the world you’ll ever take! The Upstate SC Alliance Global Competitiveness Council, European American Chamber of Commerce – Carolinas, and World Affairs Council Upstate invite you to get…
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33rd Annual Greenville Greek Festival 10:30 am
33rd Annual Greenville Greek Festival
May 16 @ 10:30 am – 9:00 pm
33rd Annual Greenville Greek Festival @ St. George Greek Orthodox Cathedral
Come join us for our 33rd Annual Greek Festival at our beautiful Greek Orthodox Cathedral where we’ll be having our delicious traditional Greek foods you look forward too ALL year long, Greek dancing, amazing vendors…
The ‘Nam Era: Never Forgotten – Exhibit and Public Reception 5:00 pm
The ‘Nam Era: Never Forgotten – Exhibit and Public Reception
May 16 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The 'Nam Era: Never Forgotten - Exhibit and Public Reception @ West Main Artists Co-op
Thursday, May 16: 5:00 – 9:00 pm free public reception Exhibit runs: May 8 – May 31 at the West Main Artists Co-op Upstate Photographer Exhibits Images from the Vietnam War’s Aftermath In what is sure…
May Ladies Night Out at Taco La Barra 6:30 pm
May Ladies Night Out at Taco La Barra
May 16 @ 6:30 pm
May Ladies Night Out at Taco La Barra @ Taco La Barra
Join the International Women’s Group for their monthly Ladies Night Out.  This month we’ll enjoy Taco La Barra, a locally-owned and operated cantina. the relaxed atmosphere, roll-up doors to the patio and funky interior are special…
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33rd Annual Greenville Greek Festival 10:30 am
33rd Annual Greenville Greek Festival
May 17 @ 10:30 am – 9:00 pm
33rd Annual Greenville Greek Festival @ St. George Greek Orthodox Cathedral
Come join us for our 33rd Annual Greek Festival at our beautiful Greek Orthodox Cathedral where we’ll be having our delicious traditional Greek foods you look forward too ALL year long, Greek dancing, amazing vendors…
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1st Annual Haitian Flag Day Celebration 10:00 am
1st Annual Haitian Flag Day Celebration
May 18 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
1st Annual Haitian Flag Day Celebration
The Haitian Association of Greenville invites you to enjoy a variety of  Vendors – Culture – Music – Food – Dance – Live Band – Sport – and more while experiencing the rich Haitian culture.…
33rd Annual Greenville Greek Festival 10:30 am
33rd Annual Greenville Greek Festival
May 18 @ 10:30 am – 9:00 pm
33rd Annual Greenville Greek Festival @ St. George Greek Orthodox Cathedral
Come join us for our 33rd Annual Greek Festival at our beautiful Greek Orthodox Cathedral where we’ll be having our delicious traditional Greek foods you look forward too ALL year long, Greek dancing, amazing vendors…
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33rd Annual Greenville Greek Festival 11:30 am
33rd Annual Greenville Greek Festival
May 19 @ 11:30 am – 8:00 pm
33rd Annual Greenville Greek Festival @ St. George Greek Orthodox Cathedral
Come join us for our 33rd Annual Greek Festival at our beautiful Greek Orthodox Cathedral where we’ll be having our delicious traditional Greek foods you look forward too ALL year long, Greek dancing, amazing vendors…
Celtic Corner Presents The Reel Sisters, Sue Richards & Robin Bullock 7:30 pm
Celtic Corner Presents The Reel Sisters, Sue Richards & Robin Bullock
May 19 @ 7:30 pm
Celtic Corner Presents The Reel Sisters, Sue Richards & Robin Bullock @ Isis Music Hall
Pan Harmonia’s Celtic Corner series presents two exciting duos at Isis Music Hall this May. The Reel Sisters (Rosalind Buda and Kelly Brzozowski) and the duo of Sue Richards and Robin Bullock will take the…
Ramadan on the Plaza 8:00 pm
Ramadan on the Plaza
May 19 @ 8:00 pm
Ramadan on the Plaza @ Graham Plaza
During the month of Ramadan, Muslims fast by not consuming food or water until after sundown. Once the sun sets Iftar – or fast breaking – dinners take place each night. This is an important…
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Monthly Coffee & Conversation with the UIWG 10:00 am
Monthly Coffee & Conversation with the UIWG
May 21 @ 10:00 am
Monthly Coffee & Conversation with the UIWG @ Panera | Greenville | South Carolina | United States
Join the International Women’s Club for our monthly Coffee & Conversation.  Meet new people in a relaxed and easy environment, many of us are from abroad while just as many are from the US; we love to share…
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Mark Rapp Quintet with Israeli guitarist Amos Hoffman 7:30 pm
Mark Rapp Quintet with Israeli guitarist Amos Hoffman
May 23 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Mark Rapp Quintet with Israeli guitarist Amos Hoffman @ Underground Music
Wheel Session 66 Trumpeter, composer, arranger, didgeridoo player, recording and touring artist Mark Rapp has performed with such distinct artists from Branford Marsalis to country music star Darius Rucker.  Rapp has released  8 diverse recordings, is…
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Great Scot! Parade & Ceilidh Music 6:00 pm
Great Scot! Parade & Ceilidh Music
May 24 @ 6:00 pm
Great Scot! Parade & Ceilidh Music @ Downtown Greenville
Friday Parade: Main Street, Downtown Greenville Friday Ceilidh music: TD Stage behind the Peace Center Saturday Games: Furman University 3300 Poinsett Highway  Greenville SC 29613   The Upstate of South Carolina has, arguably, one of the…
Italian Conversation Club 7:20 pm
Italian Conversation Club
May 24 @ 7:20 pm – 8:20 pm
Italian Conversation Club @ Upstate International
Italian Conversation Club Looking to gather together a mix of Italians and non-Italian lovers of the Italian language for conversation in what is one of the world’s most beautiful languages.  Whether  you are native Italian…
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Greenville Scottish Games 8:30 am
Greenville Scottish Games
May 25 @ 8:30 am – 10:00 pm
Greenville Scottish Games @ Furman University
The Upstate of South Carolina has, arguably, one of the highest concentrations of Scots-Irish descendants in the country. A great event for the whole family, this two-day festival was created in 2006 as a tribute…
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Long Fitness Walk with the UIWG 9:00 am
Long Fitness Walk with the UIWG
May 28 @ 9:00 am
Long Fitness Walk with the UIWG @ Cleveland Zoo Parking Lot | Greenville | South Carolina | United States
Get in shape with the International Women’s Group on the fourth Tuesday of every month in our long fitness walk! Meet in the Cleveland Zoo parking lot. We’ll walk all the way to the Swamp…
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