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Upcoming Events

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Backyard VBS in Partnership with Sidewalk Hope

@ Collins Park July 20-22 11 am – 1 pm

@ Prince Hall Apartments July 27-29 11 am – 1 pm

Dr. Herbert C. Garrett, Jr. Celebration of Life

June 13th at 3 pm in the Sanctuary


Dr. Garrett was the pastor of Southside from 1970-1980 and was later given the title of Pastor Emeritus. Mark your calendar now for June 13th at 3 pm when we will gather with the family of Dr. Garrett and others to celebrate his remarkable life.

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4th Annual Holiday Market @ Southside

October 9, 2021 - 9 am until 2 pm


We are excited to announce our 4th Annual Holiday Market @ Southside vendor event to support our Global Missions Offering (GMO). The Holiday Market @ Southside will be held on Saturday, October 9th, from 9 am until 2 pm at Southside Baptist Church.


Vendor Information: We look forward to your participation! Registration is open to our church members and last year's vendors until Monday, July 26th. Registration will then open to the public through Monday, September 27th. Please download the 2021 Holiday Market Vendor Forms that includes a Vendor Information Sheet and a Vendor Registration Form. The Registration Fee is $40.


Have questions? Email the event team at

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Do You Love Critters?

All ages are invited to come visit the jungle without leaving the Upstate! The Critter Keeper is coming June 30th at 6 pm. Come see 15-20 different critters, including snakes, lizards, arthropods, mammals, and amphibians!!


Ladies Retreat - **FULL**

October 29th-31st at the Cove in Asheville, N.C.

Cost per person:

1 person per room $551, 2 persons per room $367, 3 persons per room $321, 4 persons per room $297 (Cost includes registration, lodging, and five meals.)


Rooms are very limited so please register & pay as soon as possible. Register & pay with Sande Campsen, in the church office, or via the Realm app.


For more information, contact Sande Campsen at (864) 706-9469 or

*This event is at capacity - contact the church office to be placed on a waitlist!


Southside Kids Summer Events

June 2 from 6 - 7 pm - Worship for Life

June 16 from 6 - 7 pm - Nerf War

July 5 - 9 - CentriKid Summer Camp 

July 14 from 6 - 7:30 pm - Cook with Chef

August 4 from 6 - 7 pm - Southside Ninja Warrior

August 11 from 6 - 7:30 pm - Wet Wednesday

August 18 from 6 - 7:30 pm - Back to School Bash

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Piedmont Chamber Orchestra Concert

June 6, 2021 @ 3 pm


Spartanburg's community orchestra presents "Restoring our Souls". Admission is free, and tax deductible donations may be made to: Spartanburg County Foundation PCO Fund #2107.

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Summer Kickoff

June 9th from 6-7:30 pm @ the lot beside Carlisle Street

For Children & Youth  - Come enjoy Bible study, water games, snow balls, and much more! Learn what will be happening this summer!!

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Southside Vacation Bible School (VBS)

June 22-24 11 am-1 pm

6th Graders and younger are invited to join us at Mystery Island VBS as we uncover the truth about our Creator God! For more information and to register visit our Children's Ministry Page.