december 2015 – South Carolina Calendar of Events, Festivals





More SC december Festivals, Events



DATE EVENT CITY TYPE
Tuesday
Dec

1
Anderson Lights of Hope
Over a million multi-colored light display - benefits local charities
Anderson
Holiday
Tuesday
Dec

1
Fantasy of Lights
See Swan Lake-Iris Gardens illuminated with a million lights and Floating Christmas Tree
Sumter
Holiday
Tuesday
Dec

1
Lights Before Christmas
Riverbanks Zoo - visit with Santa, warm up by the Jingle Bell Bonfire, see nearly one million twinkling lights!
Columbia
Holiday
Tuesday
Dec

1
Roper Mountain Holiday Lights
Over 110 towering light displays - benefits local charities
Greenville
Holiday
Wednesday
Dec

2
Anderson Lights of Hope
Over a million multi-colored light display - benefits local charities
Anderson
Holiday
Wednesday
Dec

2
Fantasy of Lights
See Swan Lake-Iris Gardens illuminated with a million lights and Floating Christmas Tree
Sumter
Holiday
Wednesday
Dec

2
Holiday Market
Shopping event at the South Carolina State Fairgrounds - Junior League event to raise funds for local projects
Columbia
Holiday
Wednesday
Dec

2
Lights Before Christmas
Riverbanks Zoo - visit with Santa, warm up by the Jingle Bell Bonfire, see nearly one million twinkling lights!
Columbia
Holiday
Wednesday
Dec

2
Roper Mountain Holiday Lights
Over 110 towering light displays - benefits local charities
Greenville
Holiday
Thursday
Dec

3
Anderson Lights of Hope
Over a million multi-colored light display - benefits local charities
Anderson
Holiday
Thursday
Dec

3
Brookgreen Gardens' Nights of a Thousand Candles
Over 5,500 hand-lit candles, food, live performances and music
Learn more about Brookgreen Gardens
Myrtle Beach
Murrells Inlet
Holiday
Thursday
Dec

3
Fantasy of Lights
See Swan Lake-Iris Gardens illuminated with a million lights and Floating Christmas Tree
Sumter
Holiday
Thursday
Dec

3
Holiday Market
Shopping event at the South Carolina State Fairgrounds - Junior League event to raise funds for local projects
Columbia
Holiday
Thursday
Dec

3
Lights Before Christmas
Riverbanks Zoo - visit with Santa, warm up by the Jingle Bell Bonfire, see nearly one million twinkling lights!
Columbia
Holiday
Thursday
Dec

3
Roper Mountain Holiday Lights
Over 110 towering light displays - benefits local charities
Greenville
Holiday
Friday
Dec

4
Anderson Lights of Hope
Over a million multi-colored light display - benefits local charities
Anderson
Holiday
Friday
Dec

4
Brookgreen Gardens' Nights of a Thousand Candles
Over 5,500 hand-lit candles, food, live performances and music
Learn more about Brookgreen Gardens
Myrtle Beach
Murrells Inlet
Holiday
Friday
Dec

4
Fantasy of Lights
See Swan Lake-Iris Gardens illuminated with a million lights and Floating Christmas Tree
Sumter
Holiday
Friday
Dec

4
Florence Festival of Lights
Drive through light display, visit Santa's Village with activities - benefits the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
Florence
Holiday
Friday
Dec

4
Holiday Market
Shopping event at the South Carolina State Fairgrounds - Junior League event to raise funds for local projects
Columbia
Holiday
Friday
Dec

4
Lights Before Christmas
Riverbanks Zoo - visit with Santa, warm up by the Jingle Bell Bonfire, see nearly one million twinkling lights!
Columbia
Holiday
Friday
Dec

4
Roper Mountain Holiday Lights
Over 110 towering light displays - benefits local charities
Greenville
Holiday
Saturday
Dec

5
Anderson Lights of Hope
Over a million multi-colored light display - benefits local charities
Anderson
Holiday
Saturday
Dec

5
Brookgreen Gardens' Nights of a Thousand Candles
Over 5,500 hand-lit candles, food, live performances and music
Learn more about Brookgreen Gardens
Myrtle Beach
Murrells Inlet
Holiday
Saturday
Dec

5
Fantasy of Lights
See Swan Lake-Iris Gardens illuminated with a million lights and Floating Christmas Tree
Sumter
Holiday
Saturday
Dec

5
Florence Festival of Lights
Drive through light display, visit Santa's Village with activities - benefits the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
Florence
Holiday
Saturday
Dec

5
Greenville Poinsettia Christmas Parade
See this annual tradition on Main Street, parade starts at corner of River Street
Greenville
Holiday
Saturday
Dec

5
Holiday Market
Shopping event at the South Carolina State Fairgrounds - Junior League event to raise funds for local projects
Columbia
Holiday
Saturday
Dec

5
Lights Before Christmas
Riverbanks Zoo - visit with Santa, warm up by the Jingle Bell Bonfire, see nearly one million twinkling lights!
Columbia
Holiday
Saturday
Dec

5
Roper Mountain Holiday Lights
Over 110 towering light displays - benefits local charities
Greenville
Holiday
Saturday
Dec

5
St. Nicholas Festival
Visit with St. Nicholas, Russian food, crafts, choral performances
Columbia
West Columbia
Holiday
Sunday
Dec

6
Anderson Lights of Hope
Over a million multi-colored light display - benefits local charities
Anderson
Holiday
Sunday
Dec

6
Fantasy of Lights
See Swan Lake-Iris Gardens illuminated with a million lights and Floating Christmas Tree
Sumter
Holiday
Sunday
Dec

6
Florence Festival of Lights
Drive through light display, visit Santa's Village with activities - benefits the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
Florence
Holiday
Sunday
Dec

6
Holiday Market
Shopping event at the South Carolina State Fairgrounds - Junior League event to raise funds for local projects
Columbia
Holiday
Sunday
Dec

6
Lights Before Christmas
Riverbanks Zoo - visit with Santa, warm up by the Jingle Bell Bonfire, see nearly one million twinkling lights!
Columbia
Holiday
Sunday
Dec

6
Prosperity Christmas Parade
Floats, bands, clowns and more travel down Main Street
Newberry
Prosperty
Holiday
Sunday
Dec

6
Roper Mountain Holiday Lights
Over 110 towering light displays - benefits local charities
Greenville
Holiday
Monday
Dec

7
Anderson Lights of Hope
Over a million multi-colored light display - benefits local charities
Anderson
Holiday
Monday
Dec

7
Fantasy of Lights
See Swan Lake-Iris Gardens illuminated with a million lights and Floating Christmas Tree
Sumter
Holiday
Monday
Dec

7
Lights Before Christmas
Riverbanks Zoo - visit with Santa, warm up by the Jingle Bell Bonfire, see nearly one million twinkling lights!
Columbia
Holiday
Monday
Dec

7
Roper Mountain Holiday Lights
Over 110 towering light displays - benefits local charities
Greenville
Holiday
Tuesday
Dec

8
Anderson Lights of Hope
Over a million multi-colored light display - benefits local charities
Anderson
Holiday
Tuesday
Dec

8
Fantasy of Lights
See Swan Lake-Iris Gardens illuminated with a million lights and Floating Christmas Tree
Sumter
Holiday
Tuesday
Dec

8
Lights Before Christmas
Riverbanks Zoo - visit with Santa, warm up by the Jingle Bell Bonfire, see nearly one million twinkling lights!
Columbia
Holiday
Tuesday
Dec

8
Roper Mountain Holiday Lights
Over 110 towering light displays - benefits local charities
Greenville
Holiday
Wednesday
Dec

9
Anderson Lights of Hope
Over a million multi-colored light display - benefits local charities
Anderson
Holiday
Wednesday
Dec

9
Fantasy of Lights
See Swan Lake-Iris Gardens illuminated with a million lights and Floating Christmas Tree
Sumter
Holiday
Wednesday
Dec

9
Lights Before Christmas
Riverbanks Zoo - visit with Santa, warm up by the Jingle Bell Bonfire, see nearly one million twinkling lights!
Columbia
Holiday
Wednesday
Dec

9
Roper Mountain Holiday Lights
Over 110 towering light displays - benefits local charities
Greenville
Holiday
Thursday
Dec

10
Anderson Lights of Hope
Over a million multi-colored light display - benefits local charities
Anderson
Holiday
Thursday
Dec

10
Bojangles' Basketball Bash
Elite high school basketball showcase featuring 13 teams - benefits Home Works of America
Columbia
Sports
Thursday
Dec

10
Brookgreen Gardens' Nights of a Thousand Candles
Over 5,500 hand-lit candles, food, live performances and music
Learn more about Brookgreen Gardens
Myrtle Beach
Murrells Inlet
Holiday
Thursday
Dec

10
Fantasy of Lights
See Swan Lake-Iris Gardens illuminated with a million lights and Floating Christmas Tree
Sumter
Holiday
Thursday
Dec

10
Lights Before Christmas
Riverbanks Zoo - visit with Santa, warm up by the Jingle Bell Bonfire, see nearly one million twinkling lights!
Columbia
Holiday
Thursday
Dec

10
Roper Mountain Holiday Lights
Over 110 towering light displays - benefits local charities
Greenville
Holiday
Friday
Dec

11
Anderson Lights of Hope
Over a million multi-colored light display - benefits local charities
Anderson
Holiday
Friday
Dec

11
Bojangles' Basketball Bash
Elite high school basketball showcase featuring 13 teams - benefits Home Works of America
Columbia
Sports
Friday
Dec

11
Brookgreen Gardens' Nights of a Thousand Candles
Over 5,500 hand-lit candles, food, live performances and music
Learn more about Brookgreen Gardens
Myrtle Beach
Murrells Inlet
Holiday
Friday
Dec

11
Columbia Christmas Pageant
Features cast and crew of over 400 people with scenery, music, and state of the art lighting - free but ticket required
Columbia
Holiday
Friday
Dec

11
Fantasy of Lights
See Swan Lake-Iris Gardens illuminated with a million lights and Floating Christmas Tree
Sumter
Holiday
Friday
Dec

11
Florence Festival of Lights
Drive through light display, visit Santa's Village with activities - benefits the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
Florence
Holiday
Friday
Dec

11
Lights Before Christmas
Riverbanks Zoo - visit with Santa, warm up by the Jingle Bell Bonfire, see nearly one million twinkling lights!
Columbia
Holiday
Friday
Dec

11
Roper Mountain Holiday Lights
Over 110 towering light displays - benefits local charities
Greenville
Holiday
Saturday
Dec

12
Anderson Lights of Hope
Over a million multi-colored light display - benefits local charities
Anderson
Holiday
Saturday
Dec

12
Bojangles' Basketball Bash
Elite high school basketball showcase featuring 13 teams - benefits Home Works of America
Columbia
Sports
Saturday
Dec

12
Brookgreen Gardens' Nights of a Thousand Candles
Over 5,500 hand-lit candles, food, live performances and music
Learn more about Brookgreen Gardens
Myrtle Beach
Murrells Inlet
Holiday
Saturday
Dec

12
Columbia Christmas Pageant
Features cast and crew of over 400 people with scenery, music, and state of the art lighting - free but ticket required
Columbia
Holiday
Saturday
Dec

12
Fantasy of Lights
See Swan Lake-Iris Gardens illuminated with a million lights and Floating Christmas Tree
Sumter
Holiday
Saturday
Dec

12
Florence Festival of Lights
Drive through light display, visit Santa's Village with activities - benefits the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
Florence
Holiday
Saturday
Dec

12
Lights Before Christmas
Riverbanks Zoo - visit with Santa, warm up by the Jingle Bell Bonfire, see nearly one million twinkling lights!
Columbia
Holiday
Saturday
Dec

12
Mount Pleasant Holiday Farmers Market and Craft Show
Locally grown produce, homemade goodies and crafts, children's activities
Charleston
Mount Pleasant
Holiday
Saturday
Dec

12
Roper Mountain Holiday Lights
Over 110 towering light displays - benefits local charities
Greenville
Holiday
Sunday
Dec

13
Anderson Lights of Hope
Over a million multi-colored light display - benefits local charities
Anderson
Holiday
Sunday
Dec

13
Columbia Christmas Pageant
Features cast and crew of over 400 people with scenery, music, and state of the art lighting - free but ticket required
Columbia
Holiday
Sunday
Dec

13
Fantasy of Lights
See Swan Lake-Iris Gardens illuminated with a million lights and Floating Christmas Tree
Sumter
Holiday
Sunday
Dec

13
Florence Festival of Lights
Drive through light display, visit Santa's Village with activities - benefits the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
Florence
Holiday
Sunday
Dec

13
Lights Before Christmas
Riverbanks Zoo - visit with Santa, warm up by the Jingle Bell Bonfire, see nearly one million twinkling lights!
Columbia
Holiday
Sunday
Dec

13
Mount Pleasant Christmas Light Parade
Along Coleman Blvd - more than 100 floats, plus tree lighting and fireworks
Charleston
Mount Pleasant
Holiday
Sunday
Dec

13
Roper Mountain Holiday Lights
Over 110 towering light displays - benefits local charities
Greenville
Holiday
Monday
Dec

14
Anderson Lights of Hope
Over a million multi-colored light display - benefits local charities
Anderson
Holiday
Monday
Dec

14
Fantasy of Lights
See Swan Lake-Iris Gardens illuminated with a million lights and Floating Christmas Tree
Sumter
Holiday
Monday
Dec

14
Lights Before Christmas
Riverbanks Zoo - visit with Santa, warm up by the Jingle Bell Bonfire, see nearly one million twinkling lights!
Columbia
Holiday
Monday
Dec

14
Roper Mountain Holiday Lights
Over 110 towering light displays - benefits local charities
Greenville
Holiday
Tuesday
Dec

15
Anderson Lights of Hope
Over a million multi-colored light display - benefits local charities
Anderson
Holiday
Tuesday
Dec

15
Fantasy of Lights
See Swan Lake-Iris Gardens illuminated with a million lights and Floating Christmas Tree
Sumter
Holiday
Tuesday
Dec

15
Lights Before Christmas
Riverbanks Zoo - visit with Santa, warm up by the Jingle Bell Bonfire, see nearly one million twinkling lights!
Columbia
Holiday
Tuesday
Dec

15
Roper Mountain Holiday Lights
Over 110 towering light displays - benefits local charities
Greenville
Holiday
Wednesday
Dec

16
Anderson Lights of Hope
Over a million multi-colored light display - benefits local charities
Anderson
Holiday
Wednesday
Dec

16
Fantasy of Lights
See Swan Lake-Iris Gardens illuminated with a million lights and Floating Christmas Tree
Sumter
Holiday
Wednesday
Dec

16
Lights Before Christmas
Riverbanks Zoo - visit with Santa, warm up by the Jingle Bell Bonfire, see nearly one million twinkling lights!
Columbia
Holiday
Wednesday
Dec

16
Roper Mountain Holiday Lights
Over 110 towering light displays - benefits local charities
Greenville
Holiday
Thursday
Dec

17
Anderson Lights of Hope
Over a million multi-colored light display - benefits local charities
Anderson
Holiday
Thursday
Dec

17
Brookgreen Gardens' Nights of a Thousand Candles
Over 5,500 hand-lit candles, food, live performances and music
Learn more about Brookgreen Gardens
Myrtle Beach
Murrells Inlet
Holiday
Thursday
Dec

17
Fantasy of Lights
See Swan Lake-Iris Gardens illuminated with a million lights and Floating Christmas Tree
Sumter
Holiday
Thursday
Dec

17
Lights Before Christmas
Riverbanks Zoo - visit with Santa, warm up by the Jingle Bell Bonfire, see nearly one million twinkling lights!
Columbia
Holiday
Thursday
Dec

17
Roper Mountain Holiday Lights
Over 110 towering light displays - benefits local charities
Greenville
Holiday
Friday
Dec

18
Anderson Lights of Hope
Over a million multi-colored light display - benefits local charities
Anderson
Holiday
Friday
Dec

18
Brookgreen Gardens' Nights of a Thousand Candles
Over 5,500 hand-lit candles, food, live performances and music
Learn more about Brookgreen Gardens
Myrtle Beach
Murrells Inlet
Holiday
Friday
Dec

18
Fantasy of Lights
See Swan Lake-Iris Gardens illuminated with a million lights and Floating Christmas Tree
Sumter
Holiday
Friday
Dec

18
Florence Festival of Lights
Drive through light display, visit Santa's Village with activities - benefits the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
Florence
Holiday
Friday
Dec

18
Lights Before Christmas
Riverbanks Zoo - visit with Santa, warm up by the Jingle Bell Bonfire, see nearly one million twinkling lights!
Columbia
Holiday
Friday
Dec

18
Roper Mountain Holiday Lights
Over 110 towering light displays - benefits local charities
Greenville
Holiday
Saturday
Dec

19
Anderson Lights of Hope
Over a million multi-colored light display - benefits local charities
Anderson
Holiday
Saturday
Dec

19
Brookgreen Gardens' Nights of a Thousand Candles
Over 5,500 hand-lit candles, food, live performances and music
Learn more about Brookgreen Gardens
Myrtle Beach
Murrells Inlet
Holiday
Saturday
Dec

19
Carolina Craftisan Holiday Bazaar
Seeking vendors - Unique gifts for last minute Christmas shoppers, food trucks, Lexington Medical Center's Mobile Mammography Unit, live entertainment, and Santa
Columbia
Batesburg-Leesville
Holiday
Saturday
Dec

19
Fantasy of Lights
See Swan Lake-Iris Gardens illuminated with a million lights and Floating Christmas Tree
Sumter
Holiday
Saturday
Dec

19
Florence Festival of Lights
Drive through light display, visit Santa's Village with activities - benefits the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
Florence
Holiday
Saturday
Dec

19
Lights Before Christmas
Riverbanks Zoo - visit with Santa, warm up by the Jingle Bell Bonfire, see nearly one million twinkling lights!
Columbia
Holiday
Saturday
Dec

19
Roper Mountain Holiday Lights
Over 110 towering light displays - benefits local charities
Greenville
Holiday
Sunday
Dec

20
Anderson Lights of Hope
Over a million multi-colored light display - benefits local charities
Anderson
Holiday
Sunday
Dec

20
Fantasy of Lights
See Swan Lake-Iris Gardens illuminated with a million lights and Floating Christmas Tree
Sumter
Holiday
Sunday
Dec

20
Florence Festival of Lights
Drive through light display, visit Santa's Village with activities - benefits the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
Florence
Holiday
Sunday
Dec

20
Lights Before Christmas
Riverbanks Zoo - visit with Santa, warm up by the Jingle Bell Bonfire, see nearly one million twinkling lights!
Columbia
Holiday
Sunday
Dec

20
Roper Mountain Holiday Lights
Over 110 towering light displays - benefits local charities
Greenville
Holiday
Monday
Dec

21
Anderson Lights of Hope
Over a million multi-colored light display - benefits local charities
Anderson
Holiday
Monday
Dec

21
Fantasy of Lights
See Swan Lake-Iris Gardens illuminated with a million lights and Floating Christmas Tree
Sumter
Holiday
Monday
Dec

21
Lights Before Christmas
Riverbanks Zoo - visit with Santa, warm up by the Jingle Bell Bonfire, see nearly one million twinkling lights!
Columbia
Holiday
Monday
Dec

21
Roper Mountain Holiday Lights
Over 110 towering light displays - benefits local charities
Greenville
Holiday
Tuesday
Dec

22
Anderson Lights of Hope
Over a million multi-colored light display - benefits local charities
Anderson
Holiday
Tuesday
Dec

22
Fantasy of Lights
See Swan Lake-Iris Gardens illuminated with a million lights and Floating Christmas Tree
Sumter
Holiday
Tuesday
Dec

22
Lights Before Christmas
Riverbanks Zoo - visit with Santa, warm up by the Jingle Bell Bonfire, see nearly one million twinkling lights!
Columbia
Holiday
Tuesday
Dec

22
Roper Mountain Holiday Lights
Over 110 towering light displays - benefits local charities
Greenville
Holiday
Wednesday
Dec

23
Anderson Lights of Hope
Over a million multi-colored light display - benefits local charities
Anderson
Holiday
Wednesday
Dec

23
Fantasy of Lights
See Swan Lake-Iris Gardens illuminated with a million lights and Floating Christmas Tree
Sumter
Holiday
Wednesday
Dec

23
Lights Before Christmas
Riverbanks Zoo - visit with Santa, warm up by the Jingle Bell Bonfire, see nearly one million twinkling lights!
Columbia
Holiday
Wednesday
Dec

23
Roper Mountain Holiday Lights
Over 110 towering light displays - benefits local charities
Greenville
Holiday
Thursday
Dec

24
Anderson Lights of Hope
Over a million multi-colored light display - benefits local charities
Anderson
Holiday
Thursday
Dec

24
Christmas Eve
State holiday, not federal
Statewide
Holiday
Thursday
Dec

24
Fantasy of Lights
See Swan Lake-Iris Gardens illuminated with a million lights and Floating Christmas Tree
Sumter
Holiday
Thursday
Dec

24
Roper Mountain Holiday Lights
Over 110 towering light displays - benefits local charities
Greenville
Holiday
Friday
Dec

25
Anderson Lights of Hope
Over a million multi-colored light display - benefits local charities
Anderson
Holiday
Friday
Dec

25
Christmas Day
Merry Christmas! - state and federal holiday
Statewide
Holiday
Friday
Dec

25
Fantasy of Lights
See Swan Lake-Iris Gardens illuminated with a million lights and Floating Christmas Tree
Sumter
Holiday
Friday
Dec

25
Roper Mountain Holiday Lights
Over 110 towering light displays - benefits local charities
Greenville
Holiday
Saturday
Dec

26
Fantasy of Lights
See Swan Lake-Iris Gardens illuminated with a million lights and Floating Christmas Tree
Sumter
Holiday
Saturday
Dec

26
Lights Before Christmas
Riverbanks Zoo - visit with Santa, warm up by the Jingle Bell Bonfire, see nearly one million twinkling lights!
Columbia
Holiday
Saturday
Dec

26
Roper Mountain Holiday Lights
Over 110 towering light displays - benefits local charities
Greenville
Holiday
Sunday
Dec

27
Fantasy of Lights
See Swan Lake-Iris Gardens illuminated with a million lights and Floating Christmas Tree
Sumter
Holiday
Sunday
Dec

27
Lights Before Christmas
Riverbanks Zoo - visit with Santa, warm up by the Jingle Bell Bonfire, see nearly one million twinkling lights!
Columbia
Holiday
Sunday
Dec

27
Roper Mountain Holiday Lights
Over 110 towering light displays - benefits local charities
Greenville
Holiday
Monday
Dec

28
Day After Christmas Observed
State holiday, not federal holiday - also called Boxing Day
Statewide
Holiday
Monday
Dec

28
Fantasy of Lights
See Swan Lake-Iris Gardens illuminated with a million lights and Floating Christmas Tree
Sumter
Holiday
Monday
Dec

28
Lights Before Christmas
Riverbanks Zoo - visit with Santa, warm up by the Jingle Bell Bonfire, see nearly one million twinkling lights!
Columbia
Holiday
Monday
Dec

28
Roper Mountain Holiday Lights
Over 110 towering light displays - benefits local charities
Greenville
Holiday
Tuesday
Dec

29
Fantasy of Lights
See Swan Lake-Iris Gardens illuminated with a million lights and Floating Christmas Tree
Sumter
Holiday
Tuesday
Dec

29
Lights Before Christmas
Riverbanks Zoo - visit with Santa, warm up by the Jingle Bell Bonfire, see nearly one million twinkling lights!
Columbia
Holiday
Tuesday
Dec

29
Roper Mountain Holiday Lights
Over 110 towering light displays - benefits local charities
Greenville
Holiday
Wednesday
Dec

30
Fantasy of Lights
See Swan Lake-Iris Gardens illuminated with a million lights and Floating Christmas Tree
Sumter
Holiday
Wednesday
Dec

30
Lights Before Christmas
Riverbanks Zoo - visit with Santa, warm up by the Jingle Bell Bonfire, see nearly one million twinkling lights!
Columbia
Holiday
Wednesday
Dec

30
Roper Mountain Holiday Lights
Over 110 towering light displays - benefits local charities
Greenville
Holiday
Thursday
Dec

31
Fantasy of Lights
See Swan Lake-Iris Gardens illuminated with a million lights and Floating Christmas Tree
Sumter
Holiday
Thursday
Dec

31
New Year's Eve
Goodbye 2015! - not a state or federal holiday
Statewide
Holiday

Dates TBD
Beach Ball Classic
16 team national high school boys basketball tournament
 
Myrtle Beach
Sports

Dates TBD
Candlelight Tour of Homes
Plus activities - benefit for the children of Kershaw County
 
Camden
Holiday

Dates TBD
Carolina Carillon Holiday Parade
Starts at Bull and Gervais - floats, bands, performances plus Jingle All the Way 5K, walk and dog jog
 
Columbia
Holiday

Dates TBD
Christmas Parade
Santa's Workshop is this year's theme - starts at the Laurens County Library
 
Laurens
Holiday

Dates TBD
Christmas for the Birds
Create decorations for the birds to eat throughout the winter
 
Aiken
North Augusta
Holiday

Dates TBD
Christmas in Hopelands
1.5 mile walk-thru exhibit with displays illuminates Hopelands Gardens with over 100,000 lights
 
Aiken
Holiday

Dates TBD
Christmasville in Rock Hill
4-day event includes carriage rides, Snow Village with real snow, outdoor ice skating, 5K fun run
 
Rock Hill
Holiday

Dates TBD
Dickens of a Christmas
Victorian era parade, seasonal entertainment, authentic period costumes, tree lighting
 
Spartanburg
Holiday

Dates TBD
Dove Street Festival of Lights
Holiday lights event - donations accepted for the Deep Well Project and Programs for Exceptional People
 
Hilton Head
Holiday

Dates TBD
Elgin Lights
See antique tractors, miniature trains and more decorated with thousands of lights - donations for Camp Kemo being accepted
 
Columbia
Elgin
Holiday

Dates TBD
Famously Hot New Year
Live concerts, countdown to midnight, fireworks
 
Columbia
Holiday

Dates TBD
Happy New Year, Charleston
Alcohol-free, family-oriented New Year's Eve celebration
 
Charleston
Holiday

Dates TBD
Holiday Festival of Lights
3-mile drive plus sand sculptures, Santa's Sweet Shoppe, gingerbread houses, Victorian carousel, giant greeting cards
 
Charleston
James Island
Holiday

Dates TBD
Holiday Ice Rink
Take a spin around this open-air rink at Fountain Park
 
Rock Hill
Sports

Dates TBD
Holiday Invitational
16 team national high school girls basketball tournament
 
Myrtle Beach
Sports

Dates TBD
Holiday Lights Safari Benefit
Drive your vehicle through nearly 100 decorated acres
 
Spartanburg
Inman
Holiday

Dates TBD
Holiday Lights on the River
More than a million sparkling lights with music, plus activities, at Saluda Shoals Park
 
Columbia
Irmo
Holiday

Dates TBD
Holiday Parade of Boats
Decorate your boat with lights or just watch and enjoy!
 
Charleston
Holiday

Dates TBD
Holiday Parade of Lights
12th Street in Cayce and West Columbia - all entries will be lit!
 
Columbia
West Columbia
Holiday

Dates TBD
Holly Hill Christmas Festival
2-day event includes parade, live entertainment, arts and crafts, children's activities
 
Orangeburg
Holly Hill
Holiday

Dates TBD
Ice On Main
Take a spin on the upstate's only open-air ice skating rink
 
Greenville
Sports

Dates TBD
Jingle Bell Run/Walk
5K - wear a holiday themed costume, tie jingle bells to your shoelaces - raises funds to fight arthritis
 
Charleston
Mount Pleasant
Sports

Dates TBD
Jingle Jingle 5K Road Race & Health Walk
Plus children's fun run - participants asked to donate new unwrapped toys, gift cards, or phone cards - benefit
 
Hilton Head
Sports

Dates TBD
Midlands Jingle Bell Run/Walk for Arthritis
5K - wear a holiday themed costume, tie jingle bells to your shoelaces - raises funds to fight arthritis
 
Columbia
Lexington
Sports

Dates TBD
Mythmas Party
Dinner, comedy, silent auction, beer and wine to celebrate the season full of elaborate myths - benefits the Upstate Atheists
 
Greenville
Greer
Holiday

Dates TBD
North Charleston Christmas Festival
Holiday market, parade, tree lighting, children's events
 
Charleston
North Charleston
Holiday

Dates TBD
Nutcracker
Columbia City Ballet's holiday family tradition
 
Columbia
Arts

Dates TBD
Panda Claus Market
Enjoy an evening of shopping, food and fun featuring locally made treasures and fine holiday gifts - benefits the East Point Academy PTO
 
Columbia
West Columbia
Holiday

Dates TBD
Reindeer Run
5K run and walk, pet-friendly, after party - benefits local charities
 
Charleston
Sports

Dates TBD
Skating on the Square
Enjoy a twirl around the open-air ice rink in Morgan Square
 
Spartanburg
Sports

Dates TBD
Upstate Jingle Bell Run/Walk for Arthritis
5K - wear a holiday themed costume, tie jingle bells to your shoelaces - raises funds to fight arthritis
 
Greenville
Sports
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Festivals in Beaufort
Festivals in Charleston
Festivals in Clemson
Festivals in Columbia
Festivals in Florence
Festivals in Greenville
Festivals in Hilton Head
Festivals in Myrtle Beach
Festivals in Rock Hill
Festivals in Spartanburg

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