Ultimate Guide to Holiday Events in Charleston


The holidays are quickly approaching and we’re here to help you plan your 2020 holiday season! From places to order Thanksgiving dinner in, to holiday shopping, and all of the festive events taking place around Charleston…this is your one-stop resource for all things holiday!

*Please note – While we make every effort to crosscheck current links and event details on our guides, we always encourage you to do the same before making final plans. If details are missing or incorrect, please let us know so that we can correct them.

Are we missing an event? Email us at [email protected] and we’ll add it!




Santa Sightings

No holiday season is complete without a visit to the man in red! Below is a list of places you’ll be able to find Santa Claus this holiday season!


Shopping local this holiday season is more important than ever! Check out these gift ideas from local businesses recommended by our Charleston Moms team!

And you can now purchase a Charleston Moms Membership Card where you’ll get exclusive discounts at many local businesses!

Local Holiday Shopping Events:

Looking to get a real Christmas tree this year? Check out these Christmas Tree Farms.


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Giving Back

The holidays are a time to be thankful, thoughtful, and generous and also provide a great opportunity to teach our children how to give back to the community. Below you’ll find some wonderful ideas and organizations that you can support both this holiday season and year-round.

Find out more about these amazing local organizations here! 

Don’t forget to check out our November Events Guide for all the things happening across the Lowcountry this month!

Happy Holidays!