Illumination Charleston

Illumination Charleston is a three-day event taking place Thursday through Sunday, December 2-5, 2021, at various locations throughout Downtown Charleston. This event will bring together some of the South’s most exciting designers, artisans, and tastemakers for a celebration of Charleston’s creative spirit! The three-day celebration will feature demonstrations, tours of historic houses, a Southern Living Tastemakers market, engaging talks, and fun nighttime gatherings. Ticket prices vary based upon events.

Dates & Events

  • Thursday, December 2, 2021: Opening Night Party
  • Friday & Saturday, December 3-4, 2021: Designer Vignettes + Aiken Rhett House Admission & Design In Mind Speaker Series
  • Friday, December 3, 2021: Southern Living Early Access Shopping & Cooking Demo
  • Friday, December 3, 2021: Southern Living Luminaries Cocktail Party
  • Saturday, December 4, 2021: Tastemakers Holiday Market
  • Saturday, December 4, 2021: Southern Living Demonstrations & Seminars
  • Saturday, December 4, 2021: Ranky Tanky Concert
  • Sunday, December 5, 2021: Coffee & Tour Of The Historic Nathaniel Russell House

Event Details

  • Thursday, December 2, 2021 - Sunday, December 5, 2021
  • Various Locations throughout Downtown Charleston
  • Prices vary based upon event