Myersart Studio & Farm:
Shop from a wide variety of functional and decorative pottery and clay jewelry, and participate in hands-on workshops at this working pottery studio! Families and groups are welcome to visit the Myers’ 100-acre farm, to view and enjoy the gardens, wildlife and natural surroundings that influence John and Jan’s art. At the Holiday Open House on Friday, Nov. 24 & Saturday, Nov. 25, John will assist you in creating your own piece of pottery! 1281 Legion Rd, Hickory Grove, SC 803.925.2274 9am – 4pm
Four Oaks Farm Country Store:
Your go-to place for holiday essentials! In addition to prime pork and farm-fresh produce, stock up for the season on country-style products like cornbread dressing, soups and quiches, cooked collards, pumpkin rolls and more. Delight everyone on your list with one of their Gift Boxes, packed with fresh foods, pantry staples, and specialty items like candles and cookbooks. 4856 Augusta Rd, Lexington, SC 803.356.3194 Mon – Sat from 9am – 6pm
City Roots Urban Farm:
Shop at City Roots for your last-minute holiday gatherings and for locally-crafted gifts! Find naturally-dyed home goods and accessories, children’s gifts, soaps, jewelry, ceramics, holiday wreaths, flowers and more. Gift cards from City Roots are also available! Grab a bite from The Wurst Wagen and other food vendors for dinner and a craft beer and wine for a fun, festive holiday shopping at the farm! 1005 Airport Blvd, 803.254.2302
Hollow Creek Tree Farm:
Families have been enjoying the tradition of free weekend hayrides, hot chocolate and great Christmas trees here for over 35 years! Large variety of trees includes the popular Leyland Cypress, Carolina Sapphire, & Virginia Pine; plus fresh-cut Fraser Firs and the rare, citrus-smelling Concolor Fir. Try one of their “Hollow Creek Slims” – trees tapered into narrow shapes, perfect for small spaces. Also find festive handmade wreaths and bows. 228 Windmill Rd, Gilbert, SC. 803.892.3662 | Open Wed. before Thanksgiving, close Dec. 17 Mon-Sat: 9am-5:30pm, Sunday: 1pm-5:30pm
Shine & Lee’s Christmas Trees:
Get your home ready for Christmas with Shine and Lee’s! Visit the farm to choose and cut your own tree, or select from pre-cut NC Fraser Firs. But don’t stop there! With apple cider, hot chocolate, candy canes, coloring books, photo-ops and Special Days throughout the season, your trip to the farm will be an amazing family experience! Find something special with Shine and Lee’s live decorations and great gifts, like handmade wreaths and garlands, custom bows, door swags, window decorations, mailbox toppers, and centerpieces, made from fresh cuttings so you can choose your greenery! Call ahead to request items or order online for pick up. 20670 US HWY 76, Newberry, SC 29108 | 803.276.0161 | Open the day before Thanksgiving, Thurs- Sat 9 till dark Sunday 1 till dark (thanksgiving weekend), Nov 27 till Dec 17 ( M-F 1 till dark , Sat 9 till dark, Sunday 1 till dark.
Old McCaskills Farm:
Get into the holiday spirit at Old McCaskills Farm! McCaskills’ Farm Store sells everything from farm-fresh meats to homemade prepared dishes, plus wool products, canning supplies, locally produced staples, calendars, cookbooks and more. In addition to shopping, you can roam the grounds of the farm, then grab lunch from the farm’s kitchen! Ashley’s Farm-to-Table serves up an always-changing, buffet-style meal on Fridays on a first-come-first-served basis for picnic table dining. Don’t miss the Farm’s 9th Annual Country Christmas Trunk Show on Sunday, Dec. 3! Come out to the farm, share in some holiday cheer and do a little Christmas shopping! 377 Cantey Lane, Rembert, SC 803.432.9537
Holiday Arts & Crafts
Jamil Shriners Craft Show
Nov 25 – 26 Saturday: 9am – 5pm, Sunday 12pm – 5pm
Jamil Temple (206 Jamil Road)
Will feature over 100 local vendors, handmade Christmas gifts, Christmas ornaments, floral arrangements, wood carvings, wood toys, leather items, on site monogramming, local honey and other crafts. Homemade baked goods, hamburgers, hot dogs, and fries in the Canteen. 803-772-0732.
Annual Aiken Christmas Craft Show
December 1-2, 9am – 5pm
Odell Weeks Activity Center
100 exhibitors from all over the Southeast. Wreaths, wood furniture, paintings, baked goods, jewelry, holiday ornaments, ceramics, needlepoint creations, pottery and many other unique items. 803-642-7631.
Santa’s Market Craft Show at Seven Oaks Park
December 2, 8:30am – 2:30pm | 200 Leisure Lane
Enjoy the sights and delights of the holiday season at this annual event featuring unique gifts, charming decorations and one-of-a-kind crafts. Complete your holiday shopping with items including art prints and paintings, hand-made jewelry, ornaments, painted glassware, holiday wreaths, decor, and more. Free Admission. 803-772-3336.
Sustainable Midlands Holiday Celebration
December 4, 4:30 – 8:30pm
701 Whaley Street Grand Hall
Celebrate by buying local and eating local this holiday season! Enjoy great food and wine, all while shopping for exquisite gifts handcrafted by over 60 local artisans. 803-470-4302.
Featured Holiday Markets
Christmas Peddler Craft Show
December 9, 9am-3pm
This annual event will feature an abundance of local and regional crafters! Come enjoy entertainment and door prizes while shopping for homemade gifts for the holidays. Canned food donations are accepted to benefit Lexington County Meals on Wheels. Free admission. Tri City Leisure Center. 803-939-9309.
Christmas Sampler Craft Show
December 9, 9am-3pm
This annual event will feature an abundance of local and regional crafters! Come enjoy entertainment and door prizes while shopping for homemade gifts for the holidays. Canned food donations are accepted to benefit Lexington County Meals on Wheels. Free admission. Lexington Leisure Center. 803-957-7828.