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Holiday Events from 12/03/2020 - 11/27/2021

2020 Festival of Trees

11/15/2020 - 01/05/2021

Get ready to feel the joy of the holiday season at the Inaugural Festival of Trees! Hosted by Explore Charleston, the event benefits the cancer patients, survivors and supporters of Dragon Boat Charleston.

November 15, 2020
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January 05, 2021
Charleston Visitors Center Charleston Visitors Center 375 Meeting Street
Charleston, SC 29403

It's Christmas, Babe!

11/20/2020 - 12/31/2020

Our 2019 sellout returns! With music from The Kinks to the Monkees, comes an exuberant comedy set in a 1960's department store, featuring co-founders Jeff Querin and Stephen Wayne!

November 20, 2020
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December 31, 2020
34 West Theater Company 34 West Theater Company 200 Meeting Street (Corner of Meeting/Pinckney)
Charleston, SC 29401

"A Christmas Carol" Virtual Performance

11/25/2020 - 12/31/2020

From November 25th thru December 31st, a live taped performance of "A Christmas Carol" is available for viewing online with a donation of $10 or more to Charleston Stage's "Curtain Up Fund!"

November 25, 2020
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December 31, 2020
Dock Street Theatre Dock Street Theatre 135 Church Street
Charleston, SC 29401

This holiday season, founder and creative director of House & Parties, Rebecca Gardner, will honor The Dewberry's historic Kennedy-commissioned building with holiday decor evocative of Christmas in the 1960s.

December 03, 2020
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January 03, 2021
The Dewberry The Dewberry 334 MEETING ST
Charleston, SC 29403

Holiday Laser Lights at Theodora Park

12/05/2020 - 01/02/2021

Come see the magical and unique laser lights at Theodora Park. This year's display includes the projection of inspirational and aspirational messages of hope on trees and park walls.

December 05, 2020
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January 02, 2021
Theodora Park Theodora Park 94 Anson Street
Charleston, SC 29401

Charleston Holiday Market

12/05/2020 - 12/20/2020

Join us as the Charleston Farmers Market for the Holiday Season on Saturdays & Sundays, 9am-3pm in the Heart of the Historic District, Marion Square!

December 05, 2020
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December 20, 2020
Marion Square Marion Square 329 Meeting Street
Charleston, SC 29403

Christmas Candlelight Tour

12/03/2020 - 12/06/2020

Boone Hall Plantation will be beautifully adorned and sparkling for a Christmas Candlelight Tour!

December 03, 2020
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December 06, 2020
Boone Hall Plantation Boone Hall Plantation 1235 Long Point Road
Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464

Grand Illumination and Dinner

12/17/2020 - 12/19/2020

Join actors in period costume as they take you back to the Christmas of 1782. This lively event celebrates the return of Arthur Middleton from Philadelphia, the end of the Revolutionary War in the South and the departure from Charleston of the British tro

December 17, 2020
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December 19, 2020
Middleton Place Middleton Place 4300 Ashley River Road
Charleston, SC 29414

Santa "Sleigh" Ride

12/18/2020 - 12/20/2020

Harness some holiday fun and climb aboard our specially decorated carriage driven by none other than Santa Claus! This festive 20-minute ride through downtown Charleston is sure to make you merry.

December 18, 2020
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December 20, 2020
Downtown Charleston Downtown Charleston 14 Anson St
Charleston, SC 29401

Christmas on the Battery

12/03/2020 - 12/04/2020

Enjoy a special evening at the historic Edmondston-Alston House. Tour the festively decorated house by candlelight with caroling and warm up in the courtyard with a glass of wine or hot cider with local storyteller, Fouché Sheppard.

December 03, 2020
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December 04, 2020
Edmondston-Alston House Edmondston-Alston House 21 East Battery
Charleston, SC 29401

Santa "Sleigh" Ride

12/11/2020 - 12/12/2020

Harness some holiday fun and climb aboard our specially decorated carriage driven by none other than Santa Claus! This festive 20-minute ride through downtown Charleston is sure to make you merry.

December 11, 2020
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December 12, 2020
Downtown Charleston Downtown Charleston 14 Anson St
Charleston, SC 29401

Handcraft Kitchen & Cocktails will celebrate the Christmas season with a Breakfast with Santa event Dec 12th -13th!

December 12, 2020
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December 13, 2020
Handcraft Kitchen & Cocktails Handcraft Kitchen & Cocktails 735 Coleman Blvd
Mount Pleasant, SC 29564

Enjoy the Holiday season at our "Yuletide on the Ashley" Holiday Market and Art Fair on December 12 and 13. With unique items and artisan crafts in abundance, this Holiday Market is the perfect place to round out your holiday shopping.

December 12, 2020
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December 13, 2020
Magnolia Plantation and Gardens Magnolia Plantation and Gardens 3550 Ashley River Rd.
Charleston, SC 29414

Holiday Pops! at Gaillard Center

12/18/2020 - 12/19/2020

Gather the family for a night of entertainment so cheerful it could only be Holiday Pops!

December 18, 2020
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December 19, 2020
Gaillard Center Gaillard Center 95 Calhoun Street
Charleston, SC 29401

Firefly Distillery, is celebrating its first holiday season at the brand new location in Park Circle with an Adopt and Shop event on Saturday, December 5 from 12 to 5 pm.

December 05, 2020
Firefly Distillery Firefly Distillery 4201 Spruill Avenue
North Charleston, SC , SC 29405

Magnolia Plantation & Gardens is hosting our FIRST EVER Christmas Parade on Saturday, December 5th 2020 at 11am. The Parade will start at our Children's Garden and will march down our iconic Oak Alley.

December 05, 2020
Magnolia Plantation and Gardens Magnolia Plantation and Gardens 3550 Ashley River Rd.
Charleston, SC 29414

Maestro Robert Lewis and your Charleston Jazz Orchestra will swing you into the holiday spirit with big band arrangements of winter classics and holiday favorites. Add some jazz to your holiday cheer with this Charleston Jazz tradition!

December 05, 2020
Charleston Music Hall Charleston Music Hall 37 John Street
Charleston, SC 29403

Santa "Sleigh" Ride

12/05/2020

Harness some holiday fun and climb aboard our specially decorated carriage driven by none other than Santa Claus! This festive 20-minute ride through downtown Charleston is sure to make you merry.

December 05, 2020
Downtown Charleston Downtown Charleston 14 Anson St
Charleston, SC 29401

Historical holiday festivities for the whole family in the Middleton Place Stableyards

December 12, 2020
Middleton Place Middleton Place 4300 Ashley River Rd
Charleston, SC 29414

Holiday Spirits!

12/12/2020

Holiday Spirits! is a joyous event featuring spirited operatic and traditional holiday favorites performed by a group of exciting professional musicians in a relaxed environment on the socially distanced lawn at Firefly Distillery.

December 12, 2020
Firefly Distillery Firefly Distillery 4201 Spruill Avenue
North Charleston, SC 29405

On two Saturdays this holiday season, December 12th and 19th, 2020, Drayton Hall will hold our annual African American Spirituals Concerts in a virtual format from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm.

December 12, 2020
Online Online 3380 Ashley River Road
Charleston , SC 29414

Join Magnolia Plantation and Gardens on a Reindeer Walk and Children's Holiday Fest!

December 19, 2020
Magnolia Plantation & Gardens Magnolia Plantation & Gardens 3550 Ashley River Road
Charleston, SC 29414

On two Saturdays this holiday season, December 12th and 19th, 2020, Drayton Hall will hold our annual African American Spirituals Concerts in a virtual format from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm.

December 19, 2020
Online Online 3380 Ashley River Road
Charleston , SC 29414

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