Mount Pleasant Magazine Nov/Dec 2023

71 | | Where: Indigo Reef Brewing Company We are excited for the return of our Holiday Sip and Shop Market! Enjoy shopping at over 25 local craft vendors in time to get all your Holiday gifts! ------------------------------------------------------------------------ 28th Annual Christmas Light Parade When: 12/10/2023 at 5:30 p.m. Where: Coleman Boulevard Brilliantly lit floats and community groups will march up West Coleman Boulevard as the Mount Pleasant Christmas Light Parade sets sail to the delight of thousands of residents and visitors. The festivities begin with a spectacular Pyrotecnico fireworks show, immediately followed by the start of the parade at Live Oak Drive traveling south and ending at the intersection of W. Coleman Boulevard and Patriots Point Road. ------------------------------------------------------------------------ 25th Annual Holiday Market and Craft Show When: 12/13/2023 at 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Where: Mount Pleasant Farmers Market Vendors and crafters step up their game for the holidays with more food items and gifts for you, your family and friends. ------------------------------------------------------------------------ A Gullah Christmas Concert When: 12/14/2023 at 5:45-9 p.m. Where: The Cotton Dock Share an intimate evening at the storied Cotton Dock featuring Christmas storytelling from the Boone Hall Family of Gullah Presenters along with special guests The Plantation Singers, who will perform “Music of the Gullah People” in concert. ------------------------------------------------------------------------ Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder Christmas When: 12/14/2023 at 7:30 p.m. Where: The Riviera Theater You know “Christmas Time’s A Coming” when 15-time Grammy winner and Country Music Hall of Fame member Ricky Skaggs and his ace backing band Kentucky Thunder play in their refreshing acoustic style all your favorite Christmas songs in this delightful tour along with a few of their special friends. Celebrate the beauty and majesty of this time of year with first class vocalists and musicians, singing and playing their finest for Christmastime. ------------------------------------------------------------------------ The Nutcracker When: 12/15/2023 -- 12/17/2023: Times vary Where: Sottile Theatre Palmetto City Ballet is proud to present a fresh original twist on the classic Nutcracker story with a dash of lowcountry flare. Join Clara, a young orphan girl, on a thrilling adventure filled with menacing shadows, dancing snowflakes, delicious gumdrops and a bustling town marketplace. With the help of her heroic Nutcracker and the enchanting Sugar Plum Fairy, Clara’s holiday wish is sure to come true. ------------------------------------------------------------------------ ELF in Concert When: 12/15/2023 and 12/16/2023: Times vary Where: North Charleston Coliseum and Performing Arts Center “ELF The Musical” is the hilarious tale of Buddy, a young orphan child who mistakenly crawls into Santa’s big bag of gifts and is transported back to the North Pole. ------------------------------------------------------------------------ Dorrance Dance When: 12/17/2023 at 6 p.m. Where: Charleston Gaillard Center At its core, tap dance is a subversive form. Rooted in protest and transcendence, improvisation and innovation were paramount to its survival and are innately embedded in its very foundation. Dorrance Dance strives to honor this legacy with an unconquerable respect for this art form — its traditions and its possibilities. ------------------------------------------------------------------------ Santa’s Cookie Workshop When: 12/19/2023 (Time to be announced) Where: Isle of Palms Recreation Department Join us at the Rec and decorate cookies. All cookies and goodies will be provided. school-aged children must be accompanied by an adult. Register by 12/15/2023. ------------------------------------------------------------------------ Charleston Symphony Orchestra Holiday Pops When: 12/21/2023 -- 12/23/2023 at 7:30 p.m. Where: Charleston Gaillard Center Three wonderful evenings of the renowned CSO guaranteed to get you, your family and friends in the holiday spirit! ------------------------------------------------------------------------ Nutcracker! Magical Christmas Ballet When: 12/26/2023 at 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. Where: North Charleston Coliseum and Performing Arts Center This Christmas, bring the whole family back to a simpler time with “NUTCRACKER! Magical Christmas Ballet!” Gather friends and family to relive your fondest childhood dreams, overflowing with larger-than-life puppets, breathtaking acrobatics and dazzling costumes. Experience the exquisite artistry of the international cast, featuring stars of Ukraine ballet, performing at the highest level of classical technique. Share in the message of peace and harmony and get tickets now! calendar of events