It’s time to get into the holiday spirit. With so many festivities and activities taking place this holiday season in Charleston, it can be hard to choose. Let’s take a look at our list and fill your holiday schedule with these fun family affairs!
Festival of Lights
Join Adventure Sightseeing and explore the spectacular Festival of Lights at the James Island County Park! Starting November 13th, you and your family can see over 700 superb displays of lights. You can also request a private tour by contacting Adventure Sightseeing for more information. We encourage everyone from near and far to experience this phenomenal exhibit that is like no other in the state.
Charleston Harbor Tour Dinner Cruise
Looking to make your family holiday dinner a little more festive? Then Charleston Harbor Tour’s Dinner Cruise is the perfect option for you! The cruise offers a delish gourmet buffet, a 2-hour charming cruise around the harbor on the beautiful Carolina Queen, and a blend of cheerful holiday classics along with Gullah Spirituals of the Plantation Singers. Book your tickets ahead for an amazing night out on the harbor to celebrate your holiday season!
Holiday Pub Crawl
Having a good brew with your friends here in downtown Charleston is one we can all enjoy, but why not add a little more holiday cheer while sipping on seasonal specials! Join the Holiday Pub Crawl, beginning November 24th, and experience 3-5 of the pubs here in downtown. This popular crawl is very unique to Charleston and takes you through some of the oldest pubs and taverns that the Holy City has to offer. This Holiday Pub Tour is quite the holiday treat!
Santa Paws in Magnolia
Grab your keys and your furry friend and head over to the Magnolia Plantation for a fun filled day! On December 2nd, the Magnolia Plantation hosts a fun holiday event where 2 legged and 4 legged creatures can attend. At this event, there will be a Christmas train, holiday crafts, a pet costume contest, and a visit from Santa Clause! Just to make a little more enticing for you animal lovers, there will be dogs on site available for adoption!
Need to burn off a few of those holiday calories? Then sign on up for the Reindeer Run on December 8th! The run takes place downtown and begins on the corner of East Bay and Queen St. This annual 5k race encourages you and your family to get out and get going! The race will take you along the battery where you can check out our gorgeous harbor. The proceeds from the run go to MUSC Shawn Jenkins Children’s Hospital and the Charitable Society of Charleston. So get active and do some good by signing up today!
From all of us here at Charleston Harbor Tours, we hope you have a happy and safe holiday season!