4 Can’t Miss Holiday Events in Tega Cay, Fort Mill & Rock Hill, South Carolina

If you find yourself in York County, South Carolina or anywhere in the greater Charlotte region during the holiday season, you’re in luck. There is so much to do in this area, from shopping to eating out to strolling through the various town centers. On top of that, there are some great festivities to ring in the holiday season.

Here are our favorite family-oriented holiday events in the Tega Cay – Fort Mill – Rock Hill area.

Fort Mill Christmas Parade

December 7, 2019 from 10:00am – 11:00am

At the Fort Mill Christmas Parade, you’ll find festive floats, local performance groups and all-around great holiday entertainment. A variety of foods and drinks will be served by local vendors. The parade comes down Main Street in Fort Mill and will be sure to draw a big crowd. Make sure to arrive early! RSVP to the Facebook event here.

Tega Cay Christmas Tree Lighting

December 7, 2019 at 6:00pm

The annual Christmas tree lighting is a fun event where residents of Tega Cay gather in celebration of the holiday season. The event features an address by the mayor, performances by local choral groups, dozens of cookies and holiday treats. Don’t miss out! Click here for more information.

Riverwalk Holiday Pop-Up Market

December 14, 2019 from 1:00pm – 4:00pm

This year marks the 1st Annual Riverwalk Holiday Pop-Up Market in Rock Hill. At this family-friendly market, you’ll find beautiful crafts and creations from a variety of local vendors. Whether you’re looking for gifts for loved ones or want to buy something for yourself, this is the place to go. Click here for more event information.

Polar Express

December 18, 2019 from 9:30am – 12:00pm

The Polar Express at the Museum of York County is a magical way to bring the joy of Christmas to your children or grandchildren. The event is based on the award-winning book and movie by the same name. It includes story telling, arts and crafts, Christmas carols and a visit from Santa Claus himself! Learn more on the Facebook event here.