FLORENCE, SC (WMBF) - The Florence Convention and Visitors Bureau is hosting a plethora of events for the Christmas holidays, from classical ballets, such as "The Nutcracker," to concerts like "The Sights and Sounds of the Season." Residents can also try their skills with one of many arts and craft activities. The festivities take place December 12 to 18.
The Francis Marion Performing Arts Center will host several Christmas performances this holiday season, including "The Nutcracker," which will be brought to life by The South Carolina Dance Theatre on December 13, 14 and 15. "The Sights and Sounds of the Season" will be performed by the Southside Middle School Orchestra and Chorus December 17.
The Artisan Outpost will be showcasing local artists, bakers and gardeners December 13 to 14. There will be demonstrations on unique artistic blacksmithing, quilting, and holiday decorations. While there, enjoy the Johnsonville Christmas Parade at 3 p.m. and meet Santa Claus!
Don't miss Verdi's "Falstaff" at Swamp Fox Cinemas this Saturday, December 14 at 12:55 p.m. James Levine, Music Director, will conduct Verdi's opera while Ambrogio Maestri sings the title role opposite Angela Meade, Stephanie Blythe and Lisette Oropesa.
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