Holidays in History
Steeped in history, Charleston rings in the holidays with a charm of its own. Decorated with sparkling white lights and shiny bows, Charleston dons all its finery for the holidays. Storefronts, homes, churches, boats and parks are adorned with lights, garland and holly showing their yuletide spirit.
Light Up The Holidays
‘Tis the season for a getaway to Tides Folly Beach! Book our Light Up The Holidays package and experience the highly anticipated Holiday Festival of Lights at James Island County Park.
- One Holiday Festival of Lights Car Pass
- Two Insulated Tumblers w/ Hot Chocolate
Celebrate the sweetness of the season with a curated selection of freshly baked holiday treats. Enjoy quality time together and create a new tradition with your family at The Restoration.
- DIY Gingerbread House Kit
- Holiday Cookie Decorating
- Hot Cocoa Mix with Holiday Flavorings
A Very Merry Charleston!
Escape to Charleston during the holiday season to eat, drink, and be merry! Enjoy a luxury getaway for two to wind down the year and refresh. Explore the historic city with our complimentary bicycles. Two night minimum required.
- Bottle of wine or prosecco
- A holiday candle (natural and locally crafted)
- Festive wine + cheese pairing
Holiday Festival of Lights
James Island County Park
Let the spirit of the season embrace you as James Island County Park comes alive with illumination at Charleston's most beloved nighttime event!
The Sound of Charleston
Circular Congregational Church
Come hear the music that helps define Charleston's rich heritage: gospel spirituals, music of George Gershwin, Civil War ballads, jazz, and light classics. Presented in live 75 minutes concerts at historic Circular Congregational Church.
Holidays in the Holy City
Experience the spirit of Christmas traditions in Charleston
Treats and treasures found only in Charleston
Discover the special displays of heirloom decorations
Experience the spirit of Christmas in Charleston