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The holidays are such a special time of year in Charleston—there’s just that feeling of indescribable magic in the air. The beautiful Christmas lights, lit menorahs, and festive store displays—the holidays brings so much joy and fun. We’ve compiled a list of holiday events in the Charleston area to get you and your loved ones in the spirit.

December 2—Historic Holiday Event at The Charleston Museum

The Charleston Museum is hosting their annual Holiday Workshop. Children can sip on hot chocolate and cookies, while they decorate the exhibit and create decorations to bring home. This event is free for members and only $5 for non-members. For more event information, click here.

December 4—A Night in Wine Country: Taste, Shop, Stroll King Street

Shopping and wine—what’s not to love?! Stroll King Street's unique shops offering a preferred shopping experience, and enjoy reserve wine tastings at every store—plus hors d'oeuvres from local restaurateurs. Tickets are $50 per person. For more event information,click here.

December 6—35th Annual Charleston Christmas Parade

Be sure to attend the 35th Annual Charleston Christmas Parade! The parade will begin at 2:00 p.m. starting at Broad and Barre Street, and ends with Santa’s arrival at Marion Square on the corner of Calhoun and King Street. For more event information, click here.

December 8—Vienna Boys Choir

The highly anticipated Vienna Boys Choir will be coming to the Charleston Gaillard Center. This prestigious choir group was founded in 1498, and their beautiful voices are now heard around the world. For more event information, click here.

December 10-11—Sounds of Season Concert

We’re proud sponsors of Charleston County School of the Arts Vocal Department’s Sounds of the Season concert performances along with the SOA Orchestra. Each year the concerts are absolutely fantastic, and the talent is truly impressive. These performances usually sell-out both night—be sure to get your tickets early! For more event information, click here.

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