Trailblazer Park is a beautiful urban green space located in Travelers Rest, SC near the Blue Ridge Mountains and Furman University. Serving as a source of wellness and pleasure for our citizens, the park provides a venue for diverse cultural traditions and celebrations. Visitors come to enjoy free concerts and movies, festivals and the Travelers Rest Farmers Market, with beautiful mountain views in the background.
Music in the Park Concert Series
Enjoy free concerts under the stars on Saturday evening in June and September with a variety of local and touring bands. Recognized as one of the best outdoor music venues in South Carolina, Trailblazer Park is the place to enjoy great music with mountain views, food trucks, and the best craft brews and wine this side of the Blue Ridge Mountains.
Travelers Rest Farmers Market
From May through September, enjoy fresh from the farm goodness, live music, cooking demos, crafts from local artists, events for kids, tips from growers and so much more in a relaxed, mountain atmosphere away from the hustle and bustle of the city. The Travelers Rest Farmers Market offers a local shopping experience that includes everything from seasonal fruits and vegetables, to fresh meat products, herbs, honey, eggs, cheese, jams and jellies, seafood, artisan bread, baked goods, cut flowers, potted plants and so much more. For more information and to find out when your favorite, local makers and growers will be there visit the Travelers Rest Farmers Market website at TravelersRestFarmersMarket.com.
Fall Bluegrass & Harvest Market
Thursdays in October we celebrate small-town living with a community event complete with family-style dining, food trucks and authentic Bluegrass music! The Travelers Rest Farmers Market vendors set up under the pavilion selling everything from the freshest fall produce to handmade artisan products. Old-time, bluegrass songs are performed in the open-air amphitheater and a great lineup of food trucks gather as families sit down to a community-spirited evening for one of the most charming experiences in the Upstate.
Movies in the Park
Trailblazer Park’s FREE outdoor Movies in the Park series on the big screen happens every Saturday in August. Bring chairs and blankets and enjoy great food and ice cream in the park with our food truck vendors. Movies begin at dusk and are free! Please remember that alcohol is not permitted in Trailblazer Park.
NOTICE: Regrettably, due to Covid-19 all events are postponed until further notice.
railblazer Park is located at 235 Trailblazer Drive in Travelers Rest, SC on the Swamp Rabbit Trail. It’s easily accessible by foot & bike using the Trailblazer Park spur off of the Swamp Rabbit Trail or driving from U.S. highways 276 & 25. Both highways provide quick access to the park from South Carolina as well as the mountain communities of North Carolina.
Ample parking is available on both the Northside of the venue, near the covered pavilion and on the Southside, facing the amphitheater off of Old Buncombe Road. ADA parking is available in both areas.