MAGIC 2015

MAGIC MARKET WEEK is the largest global market week for contemporary mens and womens apparel, footwear and sourcing and the most comprehensive destination for fashion buyers and brands in the world. Every February and August, the industry gathers in Las Vegas for inspiration, connection, and to shop a portfolio of ten expertly merchandised and curated shows across every category, trend and price point. In fueling the business of fashion, MAGIC MARKET WEEK impacts what the world will be wearing.

Sports Licensing & Tailgate Show

Held annually in Las Vegas, the Sports Licensing and Tailgate Show is the premier event for brand owners, licensors, licensees and retailers interested in sports licensed products. Home to over 300 exhibits and thousands of retailers, this is the only show of its kind to target the sports and tailgating market. Exhibiting companies hold the licenses for professional, collegiate and all other sports teams and represent all product categories.

Feb 04-15, 2015

'Phantom of the Opera'

This new North American tour, which follows a critically acclaimed cycle of the United Kingdom, features a cast and orchestra of 52 people plus original, Tony-winning scenic and lighting design, including the show's legendary chandelier. Tickets $30-$145 (VIP). See Blumenthal website for varying showtimes, including matinees.

Belk Theater, Blumenthal Performing Arts Center, 130 N. Tryon, 704.372.1000

Nov 29, 2014 - Apr 12, 2015

Charlotte Checkers Hockey

The Charlotte Checkers heat up the ice at Time Warner Cable Arena. Members of the West Division of the Western Conference of the American Hockey League (AHL), the Checkers also serve as the AHL affiliate of the NHL's Carolina Hurricanes in Raleigh. Watch the Checkers in action Nov. 29 and 30 when they take on the Milwaukee Admirals at 7 and 1 pm, respectively.

Feb 14, 2015

Jason Aldean in Concert

The country-music heartthrob brings his Burn It Down tour to the Lowcountry on, appropriately, Valentine's Day. With special guests Cole Swindell and Tyler Farr. 7:30 pm, North Charleston Coliseum. Tickets TBA, on sale Dec. 5.

www.ticketmaster.com, 800.745.3000

Dec 07, 2014

Mixson Mingle Jingle

This artisan holiday market at the mixed-use community of Mixson will feature: Such gift purveyors as Brackish Bowties, Rewined Candles and King of Pops; performances from Motown-style band Stereoplay and School of the Arts carolers; seasonal craft-beer tastings from Coast brewery; cookie and ornament decorating stations; photos with Santa; and, a petting zoo that's free for those who bring donations for a Toys for Tots drive. 2 to 6 pm, The Barn at Mixson.

4400 Marblehead Lane, North Charleston

Nov 28 - Dec 20, 2014

It's a Wonderful Laugh

The award-winning Dad’s Garage Ensemble parodies the classic Christmas story “It’s a Wonderful Life” on Alliance Theatre's Hertz Stage.

Feb 18, 2015

An Evening With Harry Connick Jr.

The "American Idol" judge and actor, who as a musician has had more number-one albums than any other artist in U.S. jazz chart history, performs in concert. 7:30 pm, North Charleston Coliseum & Performing Arts Center. Tickets from $65. www.ticketmaster.com

Dec 04-23, 2014

A Christmas Carol

Inspired by Shakespeare’s original Globe Theatre, The New American Shakespeare Tavern presents the Bard’s plays, in addition to original works and American classics. In this adaptation of Charles Dickens’ quintessential Christmas story, a handful of actors transport audience members to Scrooge’s London house on the fateful night when he meets three Ghosts and a boy named Tiny Tim.

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