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The Merriest Winter Events in Greenville

Greenville and the upstate are prepared to celebrate this December with music, festivals, shopping, and more!  Add in Christmas lights, live nativities, Santa sightings, and ice skating, I don’t know how I will have time to bake (and eat) Christmas cookies?


If your idea of Christmas involves live music and entertainment here is the list for you

  1. Miracle on 34th at Centre Stage Nov 30- Dec 18th
  2. Voctave will be performing acapella at Bob Jones University on Dec 1st.
  3. The Greenville inspired Nutcracker will be Dec 2nd, 3rd, and 4th at the Peace Center
  4. A Christmas Carol: The Musical will run from the 2nd through the 11th at the Mauldin Cultural Center
  5. An updated retelling of the classic Cinderella will be at SC Children’s Theatre Nov 18th -Dec 11th
  6. Silent Star will be at the Logos Theater Nov 18th -Dec 17th telling the story of 4Nutcracker by Christmas tree orphans wishing on the Christmas star.
  7. Broadway Holiday Spectacular from the 8th-18th features an Original Greenville Theatre story with live band and dancing to scores from some of your favorite holiday shows.
  8. The classic Nutcracker Ballet will be at the Peace Center Dec 9th -11th.
  9. Trans-Siberian Orchestra returns on December 9th.
  10. The Best Christmas Pageant Ever will be the 9th through the 18th by the Milltown Players
  11. Chris Isaak: Everybody Knows It’s Christmas Tour will be at The Peace Concert Hall Dec 12th.


Do you need a list of festive and holiday happenings preferably involving food and drink?

  1. Dec 1st is Fiction Addiction’s Book Lover Holiday Party
  2. First Friday is the perfect time to check out the works of local artists
  3. Merry Sithmas is Liability Brewing Co.’s annual celebration of the Darkside on Dec 2nd.
  4. The 30ft Christmas tree will be lit on December 2nd .
  5. December 3rd will be the Poinsettia Christmas Parade down Main Street.
  6. Judson Booksellers & Soby’s are giving book lovers a shopping and eating experience at Lunch & Lit on the 8th.

I am sure there is shopping that still needs to be done.

  1. The 52nd annual Holiday Fair will be held Dec 1-3 at the Greenville Convention Center
  2. Every weekend in December The Grand Bohemian will have the Greenville Christmas Market
  3. The 3rd & 4th will be the Designer Jewelry Show.
  4. The Kringle Village will turn Fluor Field into a unique European holiday market on Dec 9-11
  5. A Very Merry Local Christmas will be at Trailblazer park on December 10th
  6. TD Saturday Market Holiday Addition will be on Saturday Dec 10th from 9am to 1pm

Now that you’ve decided on your Must-See events, here is a list of all the ongoing fun toIce skating polar bear figurine be had

  1. The Festival of Trees
  2. Ice Skating on Main
  3. Gingerbread Houses at Oak & Honey
  4. Southside Brewery holiday Miracle
  5. Nutcracker Exhibit at the Upstate History Museum
  6. Upstate Holiday Light Show
  7. Poinsettia Post Cards and Window Wonderland Downtown Greenville


So much to do, it’s hard to see where to begin.  I do know where you can end the season, The Cook Station will be hosting a NYE Champagne Brunch on 12/31!


We would love for you to enjoy a Christmas filled stay with us.  Click below to book now.

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