Come celebrate in Cheer! French Quarter Inn will be fully decorated with a 15-foot Christmas tree in the rotunda andyou can enjoy complimentary offerings that include: cider, hot chocolate and gingerbread cookies.

The Sleigh Bell Suite

The ultimate holiday hideaway, our new Sleigh Bell Suite brings the season to life, complete with garland, mistletoe, a holiday tree and two festively-furnished queen beds.

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VALID TRAVEL: DEC 3, 2019 - JAN 3, 2019

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Festivities at French Quarter Inn

Christmas Eve

  • Movie screenings shown in Linguard Room with popcorn and refreshments available. Showing Elf in the afternoon and It’s A Wonderful Life in the evening.
  • Extended Wine & Cheese hour (with Elf service!)
  • Carolers singing classic Christmas songs.
  • Santa and Mrs. Claus – reading of ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas and mingling with guests.
  • Dessert + port reception with holiday themed treats.

Christmas Day

  • Extended Wine & Cheese hour (with Elf service!)
  • Carolers singing classic Christmas songs.
  • Dessert + port reception with holiday themed treats.

Events at the Peninsula

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The Sound of Charleston

Nov.29 - Dec.30

The city's longest running musical production presents a special Holiday Edition. You will hear the music of our history from gospel to Gershwin, music of the Civil War, jazz and light classics.

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Charleston Holiday Parade of Boats

Saturday, Dec.14

Participants decorate their boats and sail the Charleston Harbor to delight thousands gathered along the shore.

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College of Charleston Holiday Light Show

Dec.14 - Jan.1

The second annual Cougar Night Lights holiday spectacular transforms the College of Charleston's historic Cistern Yard and Randolph Hall with a specially designed light and sound show.

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Holiday Farmer’s Market

Saturday, Dec.22

Enjoy a special Holiday Market, presented by the Charleston Farmers Market!

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