Event Calendar

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  • 01

    City of Charleston Holiday Parade

    3:00 pm-5:00 pm
    Downtown Charleston
    Charleston, SC

    This holiday tradition is better than ever as bands, floats, marchers and performers parade through downtown Charleston.

    The parade will begin near Colonial Lake and continue up Broad Street to Meeting Street and disperses on Calhoun Street near Marion Square on

    Sunday, December 1 at 3:00pm

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    City of Charleston Tree Lighting Ceremony

    4:30 pm-6:30 pm

    An annual Charleston holiday jubilee featuring performances from musicians and arts organizations throughout Charleston that will culminate in the lighting of the magnificent 64-foot Holiday Tree of Lights, the official City of Charleston Christmas tree in Marion Square.

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    Holiday Swing in Walterboro

    5:00 pm-6:30 pm
    Colleton County Civic Center
    494 Hampton Street, Walterboro, SC 29488

    The Charleston Jazz Orchestra presents Holiday Swing for the first time in Walterboro! Maestro Robert Lewis and our 18-piece big band will swing you into the holiday spirit with big band arrangements of holiday favorites. Add a little jazz to your holiday cheer with this popular Charleston Jazz tradition!

    Adult: $35  |  Senior: $30  |  Student: $10

  • 02

    GivingTuesday Kickoff Holiday Party

    5:30 pm-7:30 pm

    Join us for our GivingTuesday Kickoff Holiday Party! This free event is our chance to say Thank You!

    You allowed us to empower 1,658+ children in two Berkeley County Schools to learn and lead because of your support and belief in us.

    This amazing party is also an opportunity to raise donations and help us impact another 700 students to be future leaders.

    Making a donation is a way of reaching out a helping hand. By providing even a small donation, you can be part of an effort to provide leadership training in K-12 and beyond.

    We look forward to celebrating with you and kicking off our GivingTuesday campaign!

  • 02

    Offramp The Music of Pat Metheny

    8:00 pm-10:00 pm

    Offramp kicks off Local Band Day at the 6th Annual Charleston Jazz Festival! They are an exciting new group that plays an eclectic assortment from guitar visionary Pat Metheny, but with their own flare. Selections from different eras and bands of Pat’s career will be explored with an emphasis on groove, melody, and interaction.

    Offramp consists of four premier jazz artists from Charleston and Myrtle Beach.

    Tim Fischer – Guitar
    Brett Belanger – Bass
    Eric Schoor – Saxophone
    David Patterson – Drums