Christmas in Charleston
It's that magical time of year, and there is much merriment at the historic Planters Inn hotel. From special Christmas dinners and an incredible New Year’s Eve Celebration to our festively decorated parlor, piazzas adorned with greenery, and a twinkling forest of Palmetto trees in the courtyard, we are pleased to offer you a fabulous array of holiday experiences.
Treasured Holiday Traditions
THE MAGIC & SPLENDOR OF CHRISTMAS IN THE SOUTH
Get in the holiday spirit with a visit to one of the South’s most iconic hotels located in one of America’s most picturesque cities—all decked out with beautiful wreaths, garlands, and delightful light displays. Head to the historic Dock Street Theatre to see A Christmas Carol, cheer for your favorite float or marching band in the city’s annual parade, tour historic mansions to discover magnificent 19th-century holiday décor, and much more—all of which is located within a few short blocks of the historic Planters Inn hotel.
A Few Favorite Events
NOV 29 - DEC 20
A CHRISTMAS CAROL AT THE HISTORIC DOCK STREET THEATRE
DECEMBER 1, 8, 14 & 22
THE SOUNDS OF CHARLESTON CONCERT
HOLIDAY DECORATION CELEBRATION AT THE JOSEPH MANIGAULT HOUSE
CANDLELIGHT TOURS AT THE NATHANIEL RUSSELL HOUSE
CITY OF CHARLESTON'S CHRISTMAS PARADE
HOLY CITY MESSIAH PERFORMED BY THE CHARLESTON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA & CHORUS
TREE LIGHTING AT THE CHARLESTON CITY NIGHT MARKET
HOLIDAY PARADE OF BOATS
KING STREET HOLIDAY SHOP & STROLL
A Magical Christmas Eve
COOKIES FOR SANTA, EGGNOG BREAD PUDDING FOR YOU
Spend December 24th in the enchanting Peninsula Grill Dining Room with candles aglow and the garden's tea lights twinkling through the windows. In addition to the traditional dinner menu, the Culinary Team is pleased to present an exclusive Christmas Eve Menu.
A Heartwarming Christmas Day
THE CHERISHED PENINSULA GRILL TRADITION CONTINUES
On Christmas Day, the bells of Charleston's historic churches will be ringing joyously, a beautiful sound to welcome guests upon arrival at Peninsula Grill—named one of the nation's "Best Restaurants Open on Christmas" by Travel + Leisure magazine. Enjoy Peninsula Grill’s signature dishes or select from the chef’s delicious specials.
Ring in 2018 with Grand Style!
TOAST THE NEW YEAR WITH A GREAT GETAWAY
Already have your Christmas at home planned out? Bring in the New Year with a bang! Pack a bag and whisk away to Charleston for an unforgettable New Year’s Eve. End 2017 on a high note with an incredible dinner at Peninsula Grill followed by a luxurious night’s stay in one of our spectacular four-poster king beds.
Planters Inn Reservations
IT'S THE MOST WONDERFUL
TIME OF THE YEAR!
Please note, when making a Planters Inn Reservation, the concierge will happily assist with securing seats at Peninsula Grill's grand New Year's Eve Celebration.