Some fun things to do in Greenville, South Carolina, include exploring nature, browsing the Market on Main, touring the BMW museum and enjoying some fine dining. The downtown area offers several shopping options.
Outdoor enthusiasts can explore the Paris Mountain State Park or bicycle on the Swamp Rabbit Trail. The Swamp Rabbit Trail, a repurposed railroad corridor, connects Greenville with Travelers Rest and provides a trail for bicyclists along with bike rentals. Visitors can canoe, boat, swim and hike in the Paris Mountain State Park. The park boasts nearly a dozen trails ranging from a quick 1/2-mile Turtle Trail jaunt to a strenuous 3.6-mile hike along the Sulphur Springs Trail. Some of the trails even allow for mountain biking.
Tourists have plenty of shopping opportunities such as the boutiques downtown and the Market on Main Street. The Market on Main Street opens every Saturday throughout the summer and fall, allowing local farmers and vendors to sell their wares such as crafts and fresh produce. Food lovers can visit any number of restaurants such as High Cotton for unique food experiences. The town puts on a concert series in NOMA Square that runs through the summer months and features a variety of music from jazz and blues to oldies.