Upcoming Events at Charleston’s Historic Plantations

  • Christmas At Boone Hall Plantation December 5 – January 1
    The plantation home is beautifully decorated during the Christmas holidays and we are proud to share that USA TODAY 10 BEST has chosen Boone Hall Plantation as one of the top “Historic Homes For The Holidays”.
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  • Lowcountry Oyster Festival January 29
    The Lowcountry Oyster Festival is the world’s largest oyster festival! Highlights include live music on the main stage, raw oyster eating and shucking contests, wine, a selection of domestic and imported beers, a Children’s Area, and a “Food Court” showcasing a variety of local favorite restaurants to satisfy everyone’s taste.
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  • 2022 Candlelight ToursDecember 16 & 17
    Experience Drayton Hall at night with these incredibly special candlelight experiences. This is a remarkable way to understand the house and the lives which touched it – and historic Charleston – from the perspective of a preserved colonial home.
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  • Webinar: What’s in a Staircase? January 19
    Join Trish Smith, Director of Preservation on January 19, 2023 to discuss Drayton Hall’s grand staircase in this donate-what-you-can online event.
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  • Stargazing on the Ashley January 28
    Drayton Hall and Lowcountry Stargazers are pleased to announce the return of the most brilliant evening event of the year: Stargazing on the Ashley at Drayton Hall. Space is limited, advanced tickets are required.
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  • Home for the Holidays ◊ December 17
    Enjoy an exclusive tour of Magnolia’s historic Plantation House, learning fascinating facts not shared on our daily tours. Carolers, holiday decor, and signature drinks will help set the scene – and lend some extra cheer to the most wonderful time of the year! Tickets are limited, so purchase them soon!
    For additional information click on the desired date/time: December 17 @ 5:30 or December 17 @ 6:30 pm
  • Grand Illumination and DinnerDecember 15, 16, or 17
    This lively event celebrates the return of Arthur Middleton from Philadelphia, the end of the Revolutionary War in the South, and the departure from Charleston of the British troops. After the presentation, guests will feast on early American cuisine from the colonial period in the Pavilion.
    For additional information click on the desired date/time: December 15, December 16, or December 17

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