Bon Secours Wellness Arena celebrated 25 years of entertaining the Upstate

November 28, 2023

Bon Secours Wellness Arena celebrated the entertainment venue’s 25th anniversary with a special event at The Well that featured a performance by The Jamie Wright Band. Before hitting the dancefloor, and while toasting to the milestone anniversary with specialty blue-hued cocktails and delectable hors d’oeuvres by the arena’s culinary team, guests took a nostalgic walk down memory lane that showcased a variety of unforgettable concerts and events the arena has hosted over the past 25 years.

Additional memorable moments from the festive evening included a photo installation displaying images from the arena’s archives, custom cocktail napkins adorned with fun facts about The Well, shimmering tablescapes inspired by the silver anniversary, parking lot transportation by Greenville Pedicab, and a program featuring Bon Secours Wellness Arena General Manager Beth Paul, Chairperson of the Greenville Arena District Board of Directors Neetu Patel, and Market President of Bon Secours St. Francis Health System Greenville Matt Caldwell.

During the program, Greenville and individuals who played a role in the venue’s great success, including day one employees, partners, and Carl Scheer, were recognized and attendees enjoyed a special video acknowledging the great impact the arena has had on the Upstate. Mayor Knox White, President of Bradshaw Automotive Group William Bradshaw, Founder of Spirit Fest Elijah Ray, Vice Chairwoman, Greenville County Council District 24 Liz Seman, and Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd, P.A. Shareholder Kathy McKinney all contributed to the video presentation to congratulate Bon Secours Wellness Arena.

Bon Secours Wellness Arena is located at 650 North Academy Street in Greenville, SC. For further details on The Well’s momentous 25th anniversary celebration visit and follow the arena on social media @bswarena.


About Bon Secours Wellness Arena

Located in Greenville, SC, Bon Secours Wellness Arena is a 15,000-seat sports and entertainment arena that hosts live events including family shows, sporting events, concerts, minor league hockey, seminars and conventions. Club seats, party suites and luxury suites with premium services concierge are available in the arena. The Bon Secours Wellness Arena is managed by the Greenville Arena District and dates back to 1940. The Greenville Arena District oversaw the Greenville Memorial Auditorium which opened in 1958.