Tournaments & Events

Why Upward Star Center?

With over 100,000 square feet of indoor space and over 60 acres of outdoor fields & and volleyball courts, we are the premier location for your next big tournament or event.

The possibilities are endless including sports tournaments, corporate meetings, conferences, birthday parties, and more!

 

Location 1: Upward Star Center

Upward Star Center
9768 Warren H Abernathy Hwy.
Spartanburg, SC 29301

No outside food, drink or coolers.  Tailgating allowed outside in grass areas only.

Location 2: Upward Stars Volleyball Center

Upward Volleyball Center
6655 Pottery Road
Spartanburg, SC 29303

At the Upward Stars Volleyball Center, we do not have necessary accommodations to sell concession food, but we will have outside food vendors at most of our events. Guests are not allowed to bring in their own food tables. However, they are allowed to set up outside and "tailgate" similar to the way they do at the Star Center. The volleyball center staff will remove trash on an as needed basis.  It is expected that our volleyball guests take care of and police up trash in their area. If you have any questions, please call the Upward Star Center at 864-949-5900.

We now have a HOUSING PROGRAM made with YOU in mind. Prior to your arrival, visit UpwardStarCenter.com/Hotels and book with one of our partnered hotels for the biggest savings, free breakfast, close proximity, and family friendly rooms. 

 

Current Events

  • Cheerleading-Tumbling classes, Jumps and Condiitoning Classes

    McKenzie Bronson, a former Byrnes Cheerleader, Level 5 NCA, All Region with 20 years of experience will be teaching our classes. She can help with forward roll, back walk over to a back tuck. Come learn how to tumble, jump and stunt from the BEST! Call us at 864-949-5900 to register!

    Division: Ages 4-18
    Cost: 30 min $35
    Dates: Every Friday
    Time: 4:30-5:30 classes
    Register Now
  • Stroller Rollers

    Bring your baby or young child, and prepare yourself for a circuit based exercise routine that involves the stroller, energizing music and lots of encouragement. We'll mix up running, cardio, strength and flexibility in every class. • Expect to sweat • Expect to get stronger • Expect to be challenged • Expect to be encouraged • Expect to make friends

    Days: Mondays / Wednesdays / Fridays
    Time: 9:30-10:30am
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  • Birthday Packages

    Options include: ALL-SPORT PACKAGE - Choose your sport (basketball, soccer, dodgeball, baseball, kickball or rock wall) for an hour, then party in a meeting room for an hour. Up to 20 kids included. BAZOOKA BALL PACKAGE - Basic All-Sport Package plus price of Bazooka Ball. PRINCESS THEME PACKAGE - Decorations and Castle inflatable! Add more children to your party, add another sport, or add game leader for additional fees. Call 864.949.5900 or email jgarrison@upward.org for details.

    Division: All
    Grades: All
    Cost: Packages start at $200
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  • Weight Watchers

    Fitness that fits your life! Our new fitness approach meets you where you are. Whether you want to get active and don't know where to start, or are ready to take it to the next level. Check out one of our meetings today and get started.

    Days: Mondays, Tuesdays
    Time: Mon 5pm / Tues 8:30am
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  • Doxa Church Sunday Morning Service

    Doxa Church is a family of Jesus followers on mission for the glory of God. Our mission is to glorify God through the fulfillment of the Great Commission, and we do that through worshiping Christ, walking with Christ, and working through Christ. Join us for worship at the Upward Workspace on Sundays at 10:30am as we seek to have an encounter with the living God.

    Dates: Every Sunday
    Time: 10:30am
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  • Teammate Basketball - The Great Eight (Nat'l Qualifier)

    Teammate Basketball presents THE GREAT EIGHT! The best eight teams in each division will battle it out to see who will earn a FREE bid to the 2020Teammate Basketball National Championship in Pigeon Forge, TN (June 17-21, 2020). Spots will fill quickly, reserve your place in The Great Eight today! All winners will receive a FREE bid to the 2020 Teammate Basketball National Championship. Open to boys & girls teams in all ages/divisions (8U-18U / 2nd-12th Grade). 3+ game guarantee & the best awards on the travel circuit! Register now!

    Division: Boys & Girls Teams
    Grades: 8U-18U / 2nd-12th Grade
    Cost: $250 Entry Fee
    Dates: March 14-15, 2020
    Register Now