If you are planning your family fun time and creating new holiday traditions, consider these fun-filled activities in Charleston this season:
- Visit with Santa: This is a free event on Tuesday, Dec. 18, from 12-2 PM. Children can play games, enjoy music, make crafts, and get pictures with Santa (bring your own camera). Located at the Darby Building, 302 Pitt Street, in Mt. Pleasant. Read more on the Town of Mount Pleasant’s website, www.tompsc.com
- Danielle Howle and Fireworks Show Prime Time Xmas Special: On Wednesday, Dec. 19, there will be a guitar-strumming event for singers and songwriters. Admission is $5. Starts at 9 PM at Fiery Ron's Home Team BBQ, 2209 Middle Street, on Sullivan’s Island
- Family Craft Tent: On Wednesday, Dec. 19, kids can enjoy free crafts and family activities at the Holiday Festival of Lights, provided by the Children's Museum of the Lowcountry. Price: Included with admission (which is $12/vehicle Sunday through Thursday, $15/vehicle Friday through Saturday). The Holiday Festival of Lights is the most popular December event in Charleston. People come from all over the state to see 3 miles of light displays (many showcasing local Charleston icons) which include millions of colorful bulbs. www.holidayfestivaloflights.com. James Island County Park, 871 Riverland Drive, on James Island
Living in Charleston, SC is a great experience year-round. We're so lucky to have mild weather and a range of festivals and other entertainment options from January to December. If you're considering moving to Charleston, contact us with any questions!