Spoleto Festival USA

Dec 12-31, 2014

Photo Exhibit: ‘from/here’

Melinda Mead Scharstein’s narrative on the ever-changing architectural landscape of Charleston is presented at The George Gallery. The narrative of sometimes dilapidated structures is neither positive nor negative; it’s meant to make the viewer notice and appreciate the life that happens here. Tue-Fri 11 am-6 pm, Sat 11 am-5 pm. A reception for the artist will be from 5 to 8 pm, Dec. 12, at the gallery.

Dec 02-03, 2014

‘Sister Act’

Protective custody for a crime witness turns into hilarity when her sanctuary becomes a convent in this Broadway smash, which brings its nationwide tour to North Charleston Coliseum & Performing Arts Center. Based on the 1992 film of the same name, starring Whoopi Goldberg, “Sister Act” features music by Alan Menken. 7:30 pm; tickets from $32. 5001 Coliseum Drive, North Charleston, ticketmaster.com

Dec 05-12, 2014

Christmas 1860

Travel back in time and visit the Edmondston-Alston House at 21 E. Battery. The house will be decorated for the holidays as if it were 1860, or the last Christmas before the start of the Civil War. Two nights: Dec. 5 & 12, 6:30-8:30. Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 at the event.

Dec 13, 2014

Holiday Parade of the Boats in Charleston Harbor

Witness or participate in this seasonal star of the sea. If you’re boat-bound, simply register and decorate your boat with lights. Keeping your feet on land? Sightseers can gather around the peninsula to watch and wave at participants. The parade begins at 5 pm near the Mount Pleasant side and ends around 7:30 pm in the Ashley River.

Nov 14, 2014 - Jan 01, 2015

Holiday Festival of Lights

Charleston’s enchanting, three-mile driving tour, Holiday Festival of Lights, returns for its 24th year of 2 million twinkling lights. At mid-ride, stop  for marshmallow roasts, carousel and train rides, photos with Santa, gingerbread houses and a holiday gift shop. James Island County Park, 843.795.4386

Nov 08-09, 2014

The Delray Beach Wine and Seafood Festival

The festivities don’t stop at the Delray Beach Wine and Seafood Festival. Local restaurants pair their specialties with a variety of wines from around the world. Attend a wine and food-pairing seminar, check out the live art, dance to the music in the streets and enjoy one of the best streetscapes in the Palm Beaches. Admission is FREE so be sure to stop by!

Oct 17-19, 2014

Oktoberfest in Palm Beach

Thousands of miles and an ocean away from the real German/Bavarian version, Oktoberfest comes to The Palm Beaches in a big way. The celebration of beer and good times commences October 17th and is held on ten acres, under a pavilion and massive tents. Experience this amazing event South Florida style with traditional German food and music while surrounded by the lush tropical atmosphere only Florida could offer. The American German Club of The Palm Beaches proudly hosts this Oktoberfest. 

Oct 31 - Nov 16, 2014

ArtsEmerson Polish Film Festival

Make a study of Polish arts and culture at this three-weekend screening of films including Martin Scorsese's series "Masterpieces of Polish Cinema," the U.S. premiere of Andrzej Wadja's "The Possessed Years Later" and "In the Name Of" starring Andrzej Chyra. Bright Family Screening Room, 559 Washington St., Boston, 617.824.8400, www.artsemerson.org

Love Field Art Project Brings the Art to You

Welcome to the artport. 

Most travelers don’t enjoy spending any more time at the airport than necessary, but the newly improved and expanded Love Field is out to make the in-terminal experience enjoyable—and cultural.

The Love Field Art Program includes more than a dozen...