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Upcoming Events

    In addition to the year-round activities available at the World of Energy, we are constantly hosting special community events and celebrations. Whether catering to Boy Scouts, nearby senior citizens, school groups, or businesswomen, there’s likely an upcoming event that you'll enjoy!

Quilt Show @ the World of Energy

Oct. 1 - 31

Thread Heads

Dozens of fabulous new works of art, some featuring a native heritage theme will be on display in the World of Energy lobby. The designers of the art work on display are part of the Thread Heads group, which is comprised of fiber artists who have shown their work nationally as well as internationally.

The exhibit is free and open to the public during the following hours:

Mon. through Fri. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. & Sat. Noon to 5 p.m.

An opening reception for the public will be held on Sat. Oct. 11 from 2 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. with light refreshments.

Homeschool Day

Oct. 21 from 10 a.m. to Noon

Learn all about the environment at this dedicated homeschooler's day. Join representatives from Keep Oconee Beautiful and the Clemson Extension as they explore recycling,watersheds and more. Activities include rain barrel painting, ENVIRO SCAPE demonstration, games and a special lesson on the Cherokee Indian heritage.  

To register call 800.777.1004.

Holiday Events

Festival of Trees

Festival of Trees

On display beginning
Nov. 24 to Jan. 3

Stop by the World of Energy and enjoy the holiday lights of dozens of decorated trees, each sponsored by a different organization or business in the community. Also, vote for your favorite tree and help them win a chance at donating $1,000 to their charity of choice. No admission fee required. If you are interested in reserving a tree to decorate, contact us at 864.873.4600.

Welcome to the Festival of Trees
    Tree display hours:
  • Nov. 24 to Jan. 3
  • Mon. through Fri. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Sat. Noon to 5 p.m.


Santa and Mrs. Claus

Visit with Santa and Mrs. Claus

on Dec. 6 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Bring your little ones for a visit and photo with Santa and Mrs. Claus. You're welcome to bring your own camera, or we will be snapping photos for you that we can share. No appointment necessary.

Super Tuesday

Dec. 9 at 10 a.m.

Join us for festive holiday music and refreshments.


Check back soon for more exciting events currently being planned!