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3:00 am

Down on Park Christmas Block Party Benefits FOTAS

December 8 @ 3:00 am - 1:00 pm
Material Things, 616 Park Ave SE
Aiken, SC 29801 United States
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Join us Under the Oaks for a Christmas Celebration/ Give Back Event. Pictures with Santa- 10AM-12PM $25.00 Children, Adults, Pets Welcome! All money raised from Santa photos and from vendor fees will go directly to The Aiken Animal Shelter. (FOTAS) Pick up one-of-a-kind items from our vendors. Local Artisians will be set up with amazing […]

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8:00 am

Aiken County Farmers Market

December 8 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Aiken County Farmers Market, 115 Williamsburg St NE
Aiken, SC 29801 United States
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Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays 8:00am-12:00pm (or until the farmers sell out) WE'RE OPEN YEAR ROUND Come enjoy fresh, local goodness with vendors selling produce, baked goods, honey, artisan goods, beef, eggs, and pork! A History of the Aiken County Farmers Market Williamsburg Street between Park and Richland Avenues was the site of the Aiken Cotton Platform and […]

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Breakfast with Santa with Burns Dance Studio

December 8 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am
Fatz Cafe, 996 Pine Log Rd.
Aiken, SC 29803 United States
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Join us for our Performing Company's annual Breakfast with Santa! Tickets are $10 and $5 for kids 5 and under. This includes pancakes, sausage, fruit and a drink! Pictures with Santa are available for $3.

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Festival of Trees

December 8 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 31, 2018

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Trees will line the first floor of the Aiken Visitors Center and Train Museum from December 1st- December 31st

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9:00 am

VeryVera Saturday Camp-Christmas

December 8 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Aiken Center For the Arts, 122 Laurens St SW Aiken, SC 29801
Aiken, SC 29801 United States
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VeryVera Saturday Camp - Christmas Sat, December 8th 9:00am-1:00pm $85.00 Your friends will be green with envy when you tell them you registered your camper for VeryVera’s Christmas Saturday Camp! Ages 6-14 are welcome at this whimsical camp that runs from 9:00-1:00. Campers will complete 4 Grinch-themed recipes and 2 Who-tastic crafts! Online registration only: http://aikencenterforthearts.org/education-youth-classes/

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Backstretch Experience

December 8 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am
Rye Patch, 100 Berrie Rd.
Aiken, SC 29801 United States
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Rain date: December 15 $30 per person ​The heavy breathing and thunder of hooves is an experience like no other. Racehorses have been training at the historic Aiken Training Track since 1942 and now you can get a behind the scenes look at these young equine athletes before they leave to race at tracks all […]

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Coffee and Cars Augusta at Carolina Dragway

December 8 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Carolina Dragway, 302 Dragstrip Rd.
Aiken, SC 29803 United States
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Calling all street cars, trucks, and bikes in the CSRA and surrounding areas, December 8th is the next edition of Coffee and Cars Augusta with Toys for Tots at Carolina Dragway! We are looking to collect a huge amount of toys again this year for all the little ones that need it this Christmas, so […]

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9:30 am

Thirty-first Annual Christmas Tour of Homes

December 8 @ 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
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The 2018 North Augusta Christmas Tour of Homes sponsored by Beta Sigma Phi Sorority will be celebrated December 7 and 8. The tour begins with a candlelight tour on Friday evening from 5:30 until 9:30 p.m. and continues Saturday with tour stops open from 11:30 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. The tour will feature six beautiful […]

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10:00 am

Historic Trolley Tour

December 8 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until December 31, 2019

One event on March 31, 2018 at 2:00pm

One event on April 4, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on April 7, 2018 at 2:00pm

Aiken Train Depot, 406 Park Ave SE
Aiken, SC 29801 United States
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On the tour, you’ll see and hear about... Historic Homes and Churches Equestrian Sites The Civil War’s Battle of Aiken The Live Oak Canopy on South Boundary A guided walk through Hopelands Gardens, the Thoroughbred Racing Hall of Fame & Musuem (weather permitting). And much more... When: Saturdays from 10 am – 12 pm (weather […]

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Debbie Black Exhibit

December 8 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until December 31, 2018

Aiken County Visitors Center, 133 Laurens St NW
Aiken, SC 29801 United States
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Come check out the Aiken County Visitors Center Monthly Artists Exhibit displaying a new Local Artist each month. For the months of November and December we will have Debbie Black. Her artwork will be displayed until the end of December. Make sure you stop by and see how talented she is. Our business hours are […]

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‘Fall Into Art” and Cassie Bayer Exhibits

December 8 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00am, repeating until December 14, 2018

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North Augusta Artists Guild "Fall Into Art" Exhibit and photography by Cassie Bayer. The exhibits will be on view from November 8th - December 14th

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10:30 am

Fresh Wreath Making Workshop 2018

December 8 @ 10:30 am - 1:30 pm
Aiken Center For the Arts, 122 Laurens St SW Aiken, SC 29801
Aiken, SC 29801 United States
$75.00

Come create a fresh holiday wreath using fresh botanicals and adorn with gorgeous ribbons! We will have yummy refreshments! Come get creative and have fun!! Hosted by wedding and event florist Maggie Rasmussen of Cloudberry +Willow You can register for the event at event bright.com or you can email Maggie at maggie@cloudberry andwillow.com to register […]

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11:00 am

Railroad Music with “Vinyl DJ” Doug Callahan

December 8 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 11:00am on day Second of the month, repeating until December 31, 2018

Aiken Train Depot, 406 Park Ave SE
Aiken, SC 29801 United States
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Join us every 2nd Saturday at the Aiken Visitors Center and Train Museum for Railroad Music with "Vinyl DJ" Doug Callahan. Doug has an extensive collection of records and takes requests!

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12:00 pm

Meet Santa!

December 8 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Flanigan’s Ice Cream, 912 Dougherty Rd.
Aiken, SC 29803 United States
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Santa is coming, and he is bringing Mrs. Claus! Everyone is welcome to come tell Santa your Christmas wishes! No pets, please as this event will be indoors. First come, first serve; please be respectful of others. FREE, bring your own camera!

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2:00 pm

ACT Presents ‘Miracle on 34th Street’

December 8 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 15, 2018

One event on December 8, 2018 at 2:00pm

One event on December 9, 2018 at 2:00pm

Aiken Community Theatre, 126 Newberry St Sw
Aiken, SC 29801 United States
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Kris Kringle gets a job working as Santa for Macy's. Kris unleashes waves of good will with Macy's customers by referring parents to other stores to find exactly the toy their child has asked for. Seen as deluded and dangerous, Kris ends up in a court competency hearing. Especially at stake is one little girl's […]

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3:00 pm

Midland Valley Christmas Parade (Cancelled)

December 8 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Leavelle McCampbell Middle School, 82 Canal Street
Graniteville, SC 29829 United States
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**Due to the forecast for December 8th, the Midland Valley Parade will be cancelled and will not be rescheduled. The Midland Valley Christmas Parade begins at 3:00 at LBC Middle School. You can pick up applications at the Town Hall or contact them for more information.

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5:00 pm

Christmas in the Park (Cancelled)

December 8 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Burnettown Park, 3144 Augusta Road
Burnettown, SC United States
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This event has been cancelled due to weather and will not be rescheduled! Christmas in the Park is Dec 8 5:00-8:00 at 3144 Augusta Road, Burnettown. Free photos with Santa and the Grinch, Free train rides. We will be selling hamburgers and hot dogs and baked goods to raise money for the Valley Empty Stocking […]

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6:00 pm

Saturday Night Piano with John Vaughn

December 8 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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The Willcox, 100 Colleton Ave
Aiken, SC 29801 United States
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John Vaughn has been playing the piano since he was a child. Having grown up in Aiken, SC he had the opportunity to play for such American families as Whitney, Vanderbilt, and Mellon. When he moved to Hollywood, he met Buddy Rogers ( his film won the 1st oscar and was married to Mary Pickford) and […]

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Mystery of the Christmas Star

December 8 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Saturday, repeating until December 29, 2018

An event every week that begins at 8:00pm on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

DuPont Planetarium, 471 University Parkway
Aiken, SC 29801 United States
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Journey back over 2000 years as we seek to discover a scientific explanation for the star that the wise men followed to Bethlehem. See incredible images of supernovae, comets, planetary conjunctions and other celestial phenomena. This show won five Telly Awards and is sure to charm and captivate audiences. Appropriate for All Ages Click to See […]

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6:30 pm

Lights on Breezy Hill

December 8 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 6:30pm, repeating until December 8, 2018

Breezy Hill Baptist Church, 612 Ascauga Lake Rd.
Graniteville, SC 29829 United States
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What to Expect: -Our parking lots are staffed by friendly, professional hosts who will direct you to your parking spot. Parking is available on both sides of the road in our lighted parking areas. Don't forget to dress warm as most of the activities will be outside! -Both fun and inspiring, our hayrides are sure […]

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7:00 pm

Mystery of the Christmas Star

December 8 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Saturday, repeating until December 29, 2018

An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Saturday, repeating until December 29, 2018

An event every week that begins at 8:00pm on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

DuPont Planetarium, 471 University Parkway
Aiken, SC 29801 United States
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Journey back over 2000 years as we seek to discover a scientific explanation for the star that the wise men followed to Bethlehem. See incredible images of supernovae, comets, planetary conjunctions and other celestial phenomena. This show won five Telly Awards and is sure to charm and captivate audiences. Appropriate for All Ages Click to See […]

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7:30 pm

ACT Presents ‘Miracle on 34th Street’

December 8 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 15, 2018

One event on December 8, 2018 at 2:00pm

One event on December 9, 2018 at 2:00pm

Aiken Community Theatre, 126 Newberry St Sw
Aiken, SC 29801 United States
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Kris Kringle gets a job working as Santa for Macy's. Kris unleashes waves of good will with Macy's customers by referring parents to other stores to find exactly the toy their child has asked for. Seen as deluded and dangerous, Kris ends up in a court competency hearing. Especially at stake is one little girl's […]

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Cultural Series: Doro Wat Jazz Band

December 8 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
The Etherredge Center, 340 Scholar Loop
Aiken, SC 29803 United States
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*Contributing performer of the 32nd Annual USC Aiken Cultural Series* Contact Michael St. John at michaels@usca.edu 803-641-3328

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