Lowcountry Parent's Holiday Event Guide
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Local Holiday Happenings  
Christmas Tree Lighting – City of North Charleston
Join the Mayor for the lighting of the 40' Christmas Tree, then take a stroll around the Circle to enjoy the rest of the beautiful tree and light displays. The Royal Missionary Baptist Church Sunbeam Choir will perform carols before and after the Mayor officially hits the "on" switch at 6:30pm.
FREE hot chocolate and apple cider provided by The Factory at Garco Apartments.
Friday, December 6, 6-7pm. Free admission & parking. Felix C. Davis Community Center
4800 Park Circle, North Charleston

Christmas Festival & Parade
Saturday, December 7 • Festival 4-8pm • Parade *NEW TIME* 4pm
Live music by New Galaxy, Artist Market, Visits with Santa, Kid’s Activities,
Marshmallow Roasting Pit, Roving Performers, Food Vendors & Much More!
More info at northcharleston.org City of North Charleston
Felix C. Davis Community Center
4800 Park Circle, North Charleston

Celebrate the Season - Town of Moncks Corner
Join us at our holiday fair, Celebrate the Season December 6-8, 13-15, 20-22.  Ride our Locomotive train, visit with Santa, & the Grinch, ride fair rides, buy local crafts, see the Christmas boards painted by the local students from all over the Lowcountry, and eat s'mores by the fire. Also join us for our tree lighting on December 6th at 6:00 pm and our Christmas parade December 7th at 6:00 pm. Town of Moncks Corner
118 Carolina Ave. , Moncks Corner

Christmas Made in the South
As Christmas time approaches what better way to get ready for the holiday season than to stroll the aisles for treasures at this year's award winning 27th annual Christmas Made in the South! A Fine Arts & Crafts Festival to find gifts for even the hardest to shop for! Dec. 6, 7 & 8. Fri 10-6 - Sat 10-6 - Sun 11-5. Adults admission $8 and Children 12 & Under FREE! FREE PARKING! The Exchange Park/Fairgrounds
9850 US-78, Ladson

IOP Holiday Street Festival
Head down to Front Beach Isle of Palms on December 7, 2019, for an island-style kickoff of the holiday season. The City of Isle of Palms will officially light the 24' tree at 5:45pm, and Santa Claus will be there to visit with children from 4:00pm-6:00pm. This free public event will feature live music by headliner Warrick McZeke, along with special guest The Lauren Hall Band. Free entertainment includes carnival rides, jump castles, face painting, a photo booth, and more!

The Red Dresser
Merry Christmas from The Red Dresser! Please stop by for unique, one of a kind gifts. We offer fabulous consigned antiques, vintage furniture, art, lighting and home accessories. 510 Mill Street, Mount Pleasant
936 Savannah Highway, Charleston

Nailed it DIY
Parent's Night Out - We Watch the Kids!  December 6th 6-9 PM. Santa’s Workshop - Let us help you create amazing gifts! December 13th 6-8 PM Parent's Day Out Mini Camp - Let the kids create and have fun while you get time to check things off of your to do list! December 14th 10AM-1 PM. Door Mat Workshop - Add an extra touch to your front entry with a custom door mat. December 18th 6-8 PM. Date Night - Start the New Year off with some couples time.  Create a one of a kind project and enjoy light fare.  January 10th 6-9 PM
116 S Main St, Summerville

Nights of a Thousand Candles 2019
Experience one of the most beloved holiday events in the Southeast, Nights of a Thousand Candles. See Brookgreen Gardens come to life amid the soft glow of more than 2,700 hand-lit candles and millions of sparkling lights.  From 3 - 10 pm walk the paths with a warm cup of cider, hear the sounds of holiday music, carolers singing, and celebrate the season with family and friends!
December 5 - 8, 12 - 15, 19 – 21
Brookgreen Gardens
1931 Brookgreen Drive, Murrells Inlet

South Carolina Aquarium Membership
Looking for a gift the entire family can enjoy all next year? Give your family the gift of a membership to the South Carolina Aquarium! Not only can you visit the Aquarium as often as you like, but as members, you will receive exclusive benefits like discounts, invitations to member-only events and much more. Plus, a membership for a family of 4 pays for itself in less than 2 visits! For more information, visit scaquarium.org/membership/gift 100 Aquarium Wharf, Charleston
843-577-FISH (3474)

Rockstar Christmas Camp
Looking for something fun and entertaining this winter? Rockstar Cheer Charleston is now enrolling for their upcoming Christmas camp for ages 5 & up. Also look into signing your kids up for one of their great programs for Pre-K kids (3-5) and their afterschool programs for grades K-8! Call today to register and let’s build strong children together! 1270 Drop Off Drive, Summerville

Holiday Spectacular
Holiday Spectacular is Charleston’s favorite family friendly holiday show filled with dazzling dancing reindeer, multiple tapping Santas, a choir of Christmas Elves, amazing singers from NYC and a special visit from Santa and Mrs. Claus! A “must see” for the holidays. December 5-22.  Get tickets online at www.cartscc.com/tickets
2070 Sam Rittenberg Blvd, Suite A-112 (Citadel Mall)

Archway Academy
Archway Academy (same pic as last year)
Pre-Registration is going on NOW for 2020-2021 School Year! Fill out your registration form along with the $50 registration to get your book bag! Supplies are very limited so don’t wait! 249 Old Summerville Road, Summerville

Blessed Sacrament School
“Merry Christmas!” from Blessed Sacrament School
Wishing you and your family a Happy and Blessed Season! 7 Saint Teresa Drive, Charleston

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