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!
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.
Don’t want to pack up all that food for tailgating? Get your food platters delivered right to your tailgate at the Star Center from Subway 864-949-3883 or Chick-Fil-A (864) 595-0478. Mention that you are here for a tournament and receive a discount. Delivery times may vary.
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. Therefore, guests are allowed to bring their own tables, coolers, food and drink. We will have outside food vendors at most of our events. 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.
Cheerleading-Tumbling classes, Jumps and Condiitoning ClassesDivision
:Ages 4-18Cost :$35/per hourDates :Every FridayTimeRegister Now :4:30-5:30 classes
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 friendsDays
:Mondays / Wednesdays / FridaysTimeRegister Now :9:30-10:30am
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, Castle inflatable - Starts at $375 Add more children to your party, add another sport, or add game leader for additional fees. Call 864.949.5900 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for details.Division
:AllGrades :AllCostRegister Now :Packages start at $200
Join us for a night of fun and competition!! Our Adult Dodgeball Tournament will be played under the NDBL (National Dodgeball League Rules). A dinner from Chick Fil A will be provided for all participants with the winners receiving a $25 gift card to Academy Sports for each player as well as championship t-shirts. There will be a brief captains meeting prior to the tournament. Teams have an option of becoming a "cash prize team" for an additional $50. Whichever cash prize team advances the furthest in the tournament will be awarded with the cash prize pot. Games are played 6v6. Contact email@example.com with any questions.Division
:Ages 16+Cost :$100 per teamDates :April 12, 2017Days :WednesdayTime :6:00 pmRegistration ClosesRegister Now :April 10, 2016
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, SaturdaysTimeRegister Now :Mon 5pm / Tues 8:30am / Sat 8:30am
Upward Mini - Adult Volleyball Tournament
Join us for a coed volleyball tournament on May 6th! $100 per team with LUNCH PROVIDED for all players. Pool play followed by single elimination bracket play. The winning team is refunded their entry fee. 6v6 (minimum of 2 women); Match is best 2/3, games to 25 win by 2 (cap of 27; game 3 is to 15, win by 2 (cap of 17). Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org with questions.Division
:AdultsCost :$100 per teamDates :May 6, 2017Days :SaturdayTime :9:00 amRegistration ClosesRegister Now :May 4, 2017
State Games South Carolina
The Upward Star Center will host the State Games South Carolina competition on Memorial Day Weekend, 2017. Adults will have the opportunity to be crowned South Carolina State Champions and win a bid to compete in the Nationals, which are hosted by Michigan in 2017. South Carolina divisions include 5v5 Basketball, 8v8 Soccer, 4v4 Beach Volleyball, and 6v6 Indoor Volleyball. To learn more about State Games of America visit http://www.stategamesofamerica.com/Division
:Soccer, Basketball, VolleyballDates :May 27-28, 2017Days :Saturday & SundayTime :9:00 amRegistration ClosesRegister Now :May 23, 2017
Come cheer on the Wofford Terriers at their home lacrosse matches! All matches will be on Turf 1, in front of the Star Center.Dates
:Feb 19, March 5, 15, 19, 26TimeRegister Now :All dates 1-5pm except Mar 15 6-10pm
Battle in the Burg Basketball Tournament
Our Annual Battle in the Burg tournament will take place March 31st-April 2nd at the Upward Star Center. This tournament will welcome both Boys and Girls from 5th-12th grade! Sign your team up at www.upwardsportsnation.com. There is a 3 game guarantee for every team. For more questions, contact Ben Baldridge at email@example.com. See you in Spartanburg!Division
:Boys and GirlsGrades :5th-11th gradeDatesRegister Now :March 31st – April 2nd
Men's DIAA and Womens DII Rugby Playoffs
We are hosting the USA RUGBY Spring Playoffs April 8th from 11am-5pm and 9th from 10am-3pm. Gate fee will be $5/person. Ages 5 and under FREE. Come check it out!Cost
:$5/person gate feeDates :April 8-9
Word of Life presents the Easter Egg-Stravaganza with inflatables, games, music, prizes, Easter egg games, a Chick-Fil-A lunch, and more. It is an opportunity for your children to invite their friends to come enjoy a safe, fun-filled day for only $5 each. All children must be accompanied by an adult or church leader, and they need to register at easteregg-stravaganza2017.eventbrite.com Registration deadline is April 1, 2017.Grades
:Ages 5-12Cost :$5 /childDates :Saturday, April 15TimeRegister Now :10am-2pm
Southeast Showcase Basketball Tournament
Join us for this 5th-12th grade Boys and Girls Southeast Showcase Tournament. Each team participating will receive a 3 game guarantee. This tournament will take place on April 28th-30th at the Upward Star Center. Fore more information, email Ben Baldridge at upwardstarsUPS@gmail.com. You can also register for this tournament on www.upwardsportsnation.com.Division
:Boys and GirlsGrades :5th – 11th gradeDatesRegister Now :April 28 -30
South Carolina Grand Prix Events
The South Carolina Grand Prix powered by Upward Stars Upstate and the Upward Star Center is an AAU Volleyball event at the Upward Star Center. In our second year as a host, we look forward to putting on a 1st class event where each team feels welcomed and appreciated. The atmosphere at the STAR Center in May will be festive and we are looking forward to having some quality teams come in for the weekend.Division
:13U-18UCost :$450/teamDatesRegister Now :May 20-21, 2017
AAU South Carolina Super-Qualifier
The AAU South Carolina Super-Qualifier will be held at the Upward Star Center May 26-28 for boys 5th-12th grades! 3 game guarantee. Pool Play & Bracket Play. 1st and 2nd place awards. Register at PlayHoops.TournamentsPlus.com Contact Tournament Director, Josh Gross at 864.949.5824 or JGross@upward.orgGrades
:Boys 5th-12th gradeDates :May 26 - 28DaysRegister Now :Friday - Sunday
Adidas Uprising Boys Tournament
The Gauntlet finale will host the top teams from the Gauntlet series, as well as the championship teams from regional qualifiers in Los Angeles, Atlanta and Chicago. Teams will be seeded for bracket play based on their Gauntlet win-loss record.DatesRegister Now
Breakthrough Basketball Camp
3-Day Elite Guard Camp! Train and improve your game under Coach Matt Keeley by focusing on skills and strategies he's used over the last several years to help hundreds of youth players achieve next level development. Sign up before April 15th for a 20% discount.Division
:Boys and GirlsGrades :Grades 7-12DatesRegister Now :July 17-19