Johnson & Wilson Real Estate Company wishes you a safe and happy weekend! Believe it or not, December is already here, and the holiday events are many and varied. This is our favorite time of year, so you’ll be sure to catch a few of us taking in the holiday festivals, tree lightings, and craft markets. What events will you be attending this weekend?
Christmas 1860 at the Edmonton-Alston House at Middleton Place takes place on Friday, December 1 and December 8. Theatrical performers in traditional costume reenact the period in Charleston just before the Civil War. From the event website: “Adorned in period costumes, they reflect on the events of the day and how their lives would soon be forever changed.”
Beginning Friday, December 1, the Flowertown Players present A Christmas Story. Based on the beloved classic motion picture, the play follows 9-year-old Ralphie Parker’s quest to own a genuine Red Ryder BB gun. Audiences will undoubtedly be delighted by the infamous leg lamp, bunny suit, and tongue-versus-frozen-lamppost debacle.
The Exchange Park in Ladson presents the 25th Annual Christmas Made in the South this weekend. Pay admission once and get in all weekend! Christmas Made in the South is focused on keeping the world of fine artisans and craftspeople vibrant. Exhibitors will be there all three days demonstrating and selling their handcrafted works.
The 2017 Reindeer Run 5K takes place on Saturday, December 2. Break out your most festive gear and run or walk this family-oriented, pet-friendly 5k through the lower peninsula of downtown Charleston. There will be a costume contest including categories for Adult Individual, Child Individual, Group and Dog. Proceeds benefit the Charitable Society of Charleston and the campaign to build the new MUSC Shawn Jenkins Children’s Hospital.
One of Boone Hall Plantation’s most popular events, Wine Under the Oaks, takes place this Sunday, December 3rd. Admission includes but is not limited to a wide variety of wine samples, complimentary food and wine pairings, desserts, wine and cooking demonstrations, and the opportunity to see the house decked out in its Christmas finery!