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Middleton Place Foundation Event Calendar

Attendees of Middleton Place Special Events receive 10% off the room rate at The Inn at Middleton Place. Click here or call 843-556-0500 to reserve.

October 25: Hunter's Moon Dinner

Date: Sunday, October 25, 2015 
Time: 6-9 p.m. 
Price: $100/adult 
Tickets: Click here to purchase Hunter's Moon Dinner tickets >>

Celebrate the coming of the Hunter's Moon with a feast of wild game and fall vegetables with seasonal beers from Holy City Brewing. The Hunter's Moon historically served as an important feast day in both Western Europe and among many Native American tribes. The "Stable to Table" event will be held in the living history Plantation Stableyards at Middleton Place. Music by Graham Whorley.

Sponsors Holy City BrewingJoyce FarmsManchester Farms, and St. Jude Farms.

November 14 & 15: Plantation Days

Dates: Saturday & Sunday, November 14 & 15
Time: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Cost: free with General Admission

Craftworkers demonstrate the skills practiced by slaves as they prepared the antebellum plantation for winter. Different aspects of 18th and 19th century plantation life will be explored including domestic skills, African American culture and Gullah storytelling.

November 27 & 28: Holiday Market

Dates: Friday & Saturday, November 27 & 28
Time: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Cost: free to shop

The Garden Market & Nursery and Museum Shop kick-off the shopping season with an open-air market including local artisans and vendors, live musicians performing festive carols, complimentary hot cider and treats, and featured items in both shops.

Applications to become a vendor are closed. Thank you for your interest.

December 4 & 11: Christmas 1860 at the Edmondston-Alston House

Dates: Fridays, December 4 & 11
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m., tours given continuously
Cost: $20/advance, $25/at event
Tickets: Click to purchase Christmas 1860 tickets >>

Celebrate a Victorian holiday season by candlelight at the Edmondston-Alston House, located in Downtown Charleston – decorated for the holidays as it would have been in 1860. Costumed interpreters will present dramatic scenes exploring Charleston’s last opulent Christmas before the start of the Civil War.

December 12: Family Yuletide in the Stableyards

Date: Saturday, December 12
Time: 5:30 - 8 p.m.
Cost: TBA

Fresh greenery, berries and other natural items gathered from the plantation will be provided to make wreaths and other holiday decor. Stableyards artisan shops will be lit by candlelight as craftspeople ply their trades and interact with visitors. Seasonal refreshments provided.

December 17, 18 & 19: Grand Illumination and Buffet Dinner

Date: Thursday, Friday & Saturday, December 17, 18 & 19
Times: 6 - 8 p.m., tours given continuously
Cost: $59/adults, $20/children (ages 6-13)
Tickets: Click to purchase Grand Illumination tickets >>

Celebrate the return of Arthur Middleton from Philadelphia, the end of the Revolutionary War in the South and the departure from Charleston of the occupying British troops. Warm fires, dramatic presentations and buffet will help make Grand Illumination a memorable part of the season.

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