If you live in an apartment in Beaufort, SC here are some holiday events in the area this month that you just can’t miss.
Wednesday, December 10 - The Town of Port Royal is hosting its Annual Christmas Tree Lighting and Christmas in the Park at 6pm, at Live Oaks Park at Port Royal Elementary School. Hang out and get warm around the bonfire and meet with Santa for awhile.
Thursday, December 11 - A must-attend is the 2014 Festival of Trees Opening Gala. In its 28th year, the Festival benefits Friends of Caroline Hospice and showcases beautifully decorated Christmas trees that are judged for their originality and creativity. Local organizations, groups and schools from our community are the decorators! The Festival kicks off with an Opening Gala at The Shed in Port Royal, featuring a silent auction, music, wine, beer and appetizers from local restaurants. The Festival of Trees runs through Saturday.
Also on Thursday you could also opt to enjoy a unique performance of A Christmas Carol in the Black Box Theatre at ARTworks in Beaufort Town Center or the Beaufort Symphony Orchestra’s Christmas concert,Holiday at the Pops, at Sea Island Presbyterian Church on Lady’s Island.
Friday, December 12 - Enjoy Christmas the Gullah-way with the original musical Gullah Kinfolk Christmas Wish starring Beaufort’s own Aunt Pearlie Sue and her Gullah Kinfolk. The night includes a full stage production, art exhibit, and food tasting tents with a Gullah feast served before the show.
Sunday, December 14 – A free evening performance by the Parris Island Marine Band in the 6th Annual Lowcountry Christmas Concert at Community Bible Church at 7pm. The Parris Island Marine Band will be performing a variety of seasonal favorites in the church’s main auditorium.
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