South Carolina History Books for Children

Welcome to Spartanburg Song

Welcome To Spartanburg
(Sung to the Tune “We Didn’t Start the Fire”)

Daniel Morgan, Mighty Moo, Cedar Springs, Hollywild Zoo
Hatcher Garden, Kate Moore Barry, Over mountain men

Walt Montgomery, Mary Wright, Music on Main, Hampton Heights
Thickety Fort, Glenn Springs Resort, Blockhouse Steeple Chase

Barnet Park, Spring Fling, Juan Pardo, Glenn Springs
Converse, The Inn on Main, “Wofford Terriers Dance to Fame.”

Sparkle City, let’s sing, Spartanburg does a new thing
Sherman College of Chiropractics, Marshall Tucker Band

Chorus
Welcome to Spartanburg
It’s a place of history
With a bit of mystery
Welcome to Spartanburg
Explore the many places
Meet the smiling faces

David Pearson, Westmoreland, Bud Moore, Catawba Band
Angela Nikodinov, Billy Walker, Camp Croft

Hub Bub, The Depot, Rolandi, “Big Show”
Stone Soup, Seay House, Lowell of the South

“The George”, Boiling Springs, Spartanburg’s got a winning team.
Upstate, Jamboread, BMW’s “up to speed”

Ike’s Grill, Eat at Wade’s, Billy D’s, Beacon Craze
Double Cheese all the way! What else do I have to say?

Chorus
Welcome to Spartanburg

It’s a place of history
With a bit of mystery
Welcome to Spartanburg
Explore the many places
Meet the smiling faces

Pacolet, Lawson Fork, Milliken Pond, Marriott Resort
College Town, Cherokee, Taste of the Back Country
Camp Wadsworth, Krispy Kreme,,Miss SC what a dream!

Lil Chicago, Art Walk,
GSP, SRMC, Nazareth Church, Mayo,
Reidville, Daryl Rice,

Cleveland Park, Festifall, Textile League Baseball

College Town,Cherokee,
Taste of the Backcountry!
Cleveland Park, Festifall,
Textile League Baseball

Chorus
Welcome to Spartanburg
It’s a place of history
With a bit of mystery
Welcome to Spartanburg
Explore the many places
Meet the smiling faces