Things to Do With Kids in Charleston (January 2024)

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Welcome to January! Here’s a look at all of the fun things to do with kids in Charleston this month!

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*Please note – While we make every effort to crosscheck current links and event details on our guides, we always encourage you to do the same before making final plans. If details are missing or incorrect, please let us know so that we can correct them. 

January Events

Dec
1
Wonderland of Temuco Lane – Holiday Light Show
Wonderland of Temuco Lane is a host light show with lights that dance to the music. Each individual light is programed with what to do to make our show unique.
Jan
1
Toddler Time – Daniel Island
Come see us for playtime with toys at each facility. Toys may include hula-hoops, balls, books, puzzles, mats, beanbags, scooters, or a bouncy house. For ages 0-4.
Jan
1
Playnastics
Tumbling and gymnastic open gym at Goose Creek Recreation. Mondays: 1-5 year olds Wednesdays: 5 and up
Jan
1
Toddler Time – James Island
Come see us for playtime with toys at each facility. Toys may include hula-hoops, balls, books, puzzles, mats, beanbags, scooters or a bouncy house.
Jan
2
Toddler Time – Bees Landing
Come see us for playtime with toys at each facility. Toys may include hula-hoops, balls, books, puzzles, mats, beanbags, scooters or a bouncy house.
Jan
3
Playnastics
Tumbling and gymnastic open gym at Goose Creek Recreation. Mondays: 1-5 year olds Wednesdays: 5 and up
Jan
3
Baby and Me – Summerville Library
A language enrichment program for caregivers and their babies. Learn new bounces and rhymes you can do at home. Ages 2 and under
Jan
3
St. Johns Farmers Market
Every Wednesday thru October 25th 3pm – 7pm St. John’s Grove 3673 Maybank Highway John’s Island, SC  29455
Jan
3
The Charleston Museum Kid Tours
Kid Tours is a series designed to highlight artifacts from our collection that have fascinated children for years. Kid Tours meet every Wednesday during the months of June and July
Jan
4
Toddler Time – Bees Landing
Come see us for playtime with toys at each facility. Toys may include hula-hoops, balls, books, puzzles, mats, beanbags, scooters or a bouncy house.
Jan
5
Toddler Time – Daniel Island
Come see us for playtime with toys at each facility. Toys may include hula-hoops, balls, books, puzzles, mats, beanbags, scooters, or a bouncy house. For ages 0-4.
Jan
5
Toddler Time – James Island
Come see us for playtime with toys at each facility. Toys may include hula-hoops, balls, books, puzzles, mats, beanbags, scooters or a bouncy house.
Jan
6
Home Depot Kids Workshops
Join us the first Saturday of each month between 9 am – 12 pm for free in-person Kids Workshops. While supplies last.
Jan
6
2024 CAMRC Train Show
Mark your calendars now for January 6th and 7th Show Times: Saturday 6th 9-4pm Sunday 7th 10am-3pm This years show will be held at the Exchange Park Fairgrounds in Ladson.
Jan
6
Candle Making
Day-to-day work in the colonial era involved the entire family and everyone had a job to do. One of the important jobs of children was to make candles for the
Jan
6
Stingrays Hockey: Carolina Country Night
Grab your camo, cowboy hat, and boots – it’s Carolina Country Night at the Coliseum! The Stingrays will wear specialty jerseys for the game that celebrate the country lifestyle, presented
Jan
7
2024 CAMRC Train Show
Mark your calendars now for January 6th and 7th Show Times: Saturday 6th 9-4pm Sunday 7th 10am-3pm This years show will be held at the Exchange Park Fairgrounds in Ladson.
Jan
7
Stingrays Hockey – Family Sunday
It’s Family Sunday at the Coliseum! Kids 14 and under have the opportunity to take a slapshot on the ice after the game! Puck drops at 3:05pm.
Jan
8
Toddler Time – Daniel Island
Come see us for playtime with toys at each facility. Toys may include hula-hoops, balls, books, puzzles, mats, beanbags, scooters, or a bouncy house. For ages 0-4.
Jan
8
Playnastics
Tumbling and gymnastic open gym at Goose Creek Recreation. Mondays: 1-5 year olds Wednesdays: 5 and up
Jan
8
Toddler Time – James Island
Come see us for playtime with toys at each facility. Toys may include hula-hoops, balls, books, puzzles, mats, beanbags, scooters or a bouncy house.
Jan
9
Toddler Time – Bees Landing
Come see us for playtime with toys at each facility. Toys may include hula-hoops, balls, books, puzzles, mats, beanbags, scooters or a bouncy house.
Jan
9
Johns Island Open Gym Recreation
Supervised open gym and facilities for community recreation, fitness, and basketball free play. A chaperone is required for ages 13 and under. Check in and out required for all participants
Jan
10
Playnastics
Tumbling and gymnastic open gym at Goose Creek Recreation. Mondays: 1-5 year olds Wednesdays: 5 and up
Jan
10
Baby and Me – Summerville Library
A language enrichment program for caregivers and their babies. Learn new bounces and rhymes you can do at home. Ages 2 and under
Jan
10
St. Johns Farmers Market
Every Wednesday thru October 25th 3pm – 7pm St. John’s Grove 3673 Maybank Highway John’s Island, SC  29455
Jan
10
The Charleston Museum Kid Tours
Kid Tours is a series designed to highlight artifacts from our collection that have fascinated children for years. Kid Tours meet every Wednesday during the months of June and July
Jan
10
Kid’s Cocoa Night at EBD Mt. Pleasant
It’s getting Cocoa over here! Join for Kid’s Night Wednesday, January 10, 5-7pm at Oakland Market in Mt. Pleasant. Bring the kid’s to create their own hot cocoa at our
Jan
10
Johns Island Open Gym Recreation
Supervised open gym and facilities for community recreation, fitness, and basketball free play. A chaperone is required for ages 13 and under. Check in and out required for all participants
Jan
11
Toddler Time – Bees Landing
Come see us for playtime with toys at each facility. Toys may include hula-hoops, balls, books, puzzles, mats, beanbags, scooters or a bouncy house.
Jan
11
Johns Island Open Gym Recreation
Supervised open gym and facilities for community recreation, fitness, and basketball free play. A chaperone is required for ages 13 and under. Check in and out required for all participants
Jan
12
Toddler Time – Daniel Island
Come see us for playtime with toys at each facility. Toys may include hula-hoops, balls, books, puzzles, mats, beanbags, scooters, or a bouncy house. For ages 0-4.
Jan
12
Toddler Time – James Island
Come see us for playtime with toys at each facility. Toys may include hula-hoops, balls, books, puzzles, mats, beanbags, scooters or a bouncy house.
Jan
12
Johns Island Open Gym Recreation
Supervised open gym and facilities for community recreation, fitness, and basketball free play. A chaperone is required for ages 13 and under. Check in and out required for all participants
Jan
13
Stingrays Hockey: Military Appreciation Night
The Stingrays will honor America’s finest all game long and don specialty jerseys for their annual Military Appreciation Night, presented by Campers Inn RV. Game-worn jerseys will be auctioned off
Jan
14
CML Superstars
The Children’s Museum is open before hours for children with special needs and their families to visit the Museum for FREE.  Children are able to explore and play in the
Jan
14
2nd Sunday on King Street
Shop, dine, and discover the historic King Street at this cherished Holy City tradition. Our seasonal sidewalk sale features curated treasures from The Mercantile, perfect for gift-giving, plus a selection
Jan
14
DIY Firefly Kids Jar Craft
Come join us on Sunday, January 14th at 1:00pm for a kids craft.  We will be making Firefly Jars! Kiddos can use them just for fun and they are the perfect
Jan
14
Stingrays Hockey: Kids Takeover Day
The Rays are handing the keys over to the youngest fans for the day with family-fun activities throughout the game, including interviewing players, broadcasting, on-ice activities, controlling the video board,
Jan
15
Toddler Time – Daniel Island
Come see us for playtime with toys at each facility. Toys may include hula-hoops, balls, books, puzzles, mats, beanbags, scooters, or a bouncy house. For ages 0-4.
Jan
15
Playnastics
Tumbling and gymnastic open gym at Goose Creek Recreation. Mondays: 1-5 year olds Wednesdays: 5 and up
Jan
15
Toddler Time – James Island
Come see us for playtime with toys at each facility. Toys may include hula-hoops, balls, books, puzzles, mats, beanbags, scooters or a bouncy house.
Jan
16
Toddler Time – Bees Landing
Come see us for playtime with toys at each facility. Toys may include hula-hoops, balls, books, puzzles, mats, beanbags, scooters or a bouncy house.
Jan
16
Custom Hot Cocoa for Kids at EBD Summerville
It’s getting Cocoa over here! Join for Kid’s Night Tuesday, January 16, 5-7pm on N Main St in Summerville. Bring the kid’s to create their own hot cocoa at our
Jan
17
Playnastics
Tumbling and gymnastic open gym at Goose Creek Recreation. Mondays: 1-5 year olds Wednesdays: 5 and up
Jan
17
Baby and Me – Summerville Library
A language enrichment program for caregivers and their babies. Learn new bounces and rhymes you can do at home. Ages 2 and under
Jan
17
St. Johns Farmers Market
Every Wednesday thru October 25th 3pm – 7pm St. John’s Grove 3673 Maybank Highway John’s Island, SC  29455
Jan
17
The Charleston Museum Kid Tours
Kid Tours is a series designed to highlight artifacts from our collection that have fascinated children for years. Kid Tours meet every Wednesday during the months of June and July
Jan
18
Toddler Time – Bees Landing
Come see us for playtime with toys at each facility. Toys may include hula-hoops, balls, books, puzzles, mats, beanbags, scooters or a bouncy house.
Jan
18
Summerville Dream | Third Thursdays
On the third Thursday of each month, Historic Downtown Summerville transforms into a special marketplace featuring local entertainment, craft vendors, and artisans to complement the extended hours of our eclectic
Jan
19
Toddler Time – Daniel Island
Come see us for playtime with toys at each facility. Toys may include hula-hoops, balls, books, puzzles, mats, beanbags, scooters, or a bouncy house. For ages 0-4.
Jan
19
Toddler Time – James Island
Come see us for playtime with toys at each facility. Toys may include hula-hoops, balls, books, puzzles, mats, beanbags, scooters or a bouncy house.
Jan
19
Free Weekly Play Date
As moms, we understand that life is about finding balance and nurturing our minds and spirits as well as our bodies. By joining Our Village, you will not only enjoy
Jan
19
Dart Blaster Nerf Party
JOIN US FOR A NERF INSPIRED PARTY WHERE WE TURN BIZZY BEE INTO A BLASTER ARENA FOR THE NIGHT!! Details: Bring Your Own Gun- we have guns to share but
Jan
20
Fairy House Day
Kids of all ages are invited to join us for the greatest, tiniest building project ever! Fairy houses are made from non-living, natural items, such as twigs and leaves, and
Jan
20
Scales & Tails
Using the park’s live collection, we will learn about the common reptiles of Old Santee Canal Park. This class provides participants a unique, hands-on experience in the world of “creepy,
Jan
20
2024 Youth Marathon
This is a free, family-friendly event that takes place during the Charleston Half Marathon at the RiverDogs Stadium! This event supports the nonprofit Engaging Creative Minds in their mission to
Jan
21
Stingrays Hockey: Pucks and Paws
A fan favorite, our Pucks & Paws game presented by Washes & Wags is back for another season! Bring your furry friend to the game, and cheer on your favorite
Jan
22
Toddler Time – Daniel Island
Come see us for playtime with toys at each facility. Toys may include hula-hoops, balls, books, puzzles, mats, beanbags, scooters, or a bouncy house. For ages 0-4.
Jan
22
Free Fitness Class + Play Date
Join us for our special Pop Up Class! This is a FREE mash up of all our different styles of workouts with membership specials, plus a fun playdate after class
Jan
22
Playnastics
Tumbling and gymnastic open gym at Goose Creek Recreation. Mondays: 1-5 year olds Wednesdays: 5 and up
Jan
22
Toddler Time – James Island
Come see us for playtime with toys at each facility. Toys may include hula-hoops, balls, books, puzzles, mats, beanbags, scooters or a bouncy house.
Jan
23
Toddler Time – Bees Landing
Come see us for playtime with toys at each facility. Toys may include hula-hoops, balls, books, puzzles, mats, beanbags, scooters or a bouncy house.
Jan
24
Playnastics
Tumbling and gymnastic open gym at Goose Creek Recreation. Mondays: 1-5 year olds Wednesdays: 5 and up
Jan
24
Baby and Me – Summerville Library
A language enrichment program for caregivers and their babies. Learn new bounces and rhymes you can do at home. Ages 2 and under
Jan
24
St. Johns Farmers Market
Every Wednesday thru October 25th 3pm – 7pm St. John’s Grove 3673 Maybank Highway John’s Island, SC  29455
Jan
24
The Charleston Museum Kid Tours
Kid Tours is a series designed to highlight artifacts from our collection that have fascinated children for years. Kid Tours meet every Wednesday during the months of June and July
Jan
25
Toddler Time – Bees Landing
Come see us for playtime with toys at each facility. Toys may include hula-hoops, balls, books, puzzles, mats, beanbags, scooters or a bouncy house.
Jan
26
Toddler Time – Daniel Island
Come see us for playtime with toys at each facility. Toys may include hula-hoops, balls, books, puzzles, mats, beanbags, scooters, or a bouncy house. For ages 0-4.
Jan
26
Toddler Time – James Island
Come see us for playtime with toys at each facility. Toys may include hula-hoops, balls, books, puzzles, mats, beanbags, scooters or a bouncy house.
Jan
26
Free Weekly Play Date
As moms, we understand that life is about finding balance and nurturing our minds and spirits as well as our bodies. By joining Our Village, you will not only enjoy
Jan
27
Space Odyssey
Let’s take a trip through the Milky Way Galaxy! Join educator Adam as he explores subjects within astronomy, such as the moon, solar system, stars, and constellations. You will have
Jan
27
Dino-Ventures
DINO-VENTURES is teaming up with Crosswind Farm for a hands – on educational experience. Come meet Roary, the 7-foot-tall, ten-foot-long Tyrannosaurus Rex! Visit with the Baby Velociraptor, touch, and pet
Jan
27
Stingrays Hockey: South Carolina Sharks Night
For one night only, the Stingrays are rebranding themselves as the Sharks for South Carolina Sharks Night in honor of what the team was almost named. The Stingrays will wear
Jan
27
Parents Night Out
Bizzy Bee is offering the opportunity to spend a night out (or in!) while your child enjoys private, after-hours exploration of our play area. Your child will enjoy a kid
Jan
28
CML Superstars
The Children’s Museum is open from 10:00am – 12:00pm on the second and fourth Sundays of every month exclusively for children with special needs and their families to visit the
Jan
28
Stingrays Hockey: Mascot Mania + Postgame Skate
Come celebrate Cool Ray’s 31st birthday with all the best mascots from around the Lowcountry! Bring your skates for a ‘Skate With The Rays’ after the game presented by MUSC
Jan
29
Toddler Time – Daniel Island
Come see us for playtime with toys at each facility. Toys may include hula-hoops, balls, books, puzzles, mats, beanbags, scooters, or a bouncy house. For ages 0-4.
Jan
29
Playnastics
Tumbling and gymnastic open gym at Goose Creek Recreation. Mondays: 1-5 year olds Wednesdays: 5 and up
Jan
29
Toddler Time – James Island
Come see us for playtime with toys at each facility. Toys may include hula-hoops, balls, books, puzzles, mats, beanbags, scooters or a bouncy house.
Jan
30
Toddler Time – Bees Landing
Come see us for playtime with toys at each facility. Toys may include hula-hoops, balls, books, puzzles, mats, beanbags, scooters or a bouncy house.
Jan
31
Playnastics
Tumbling and gymnastic open gym at Goose Creek Recreation. Mondays: 1-5 year olds Wednesdays: 5 and up
Jan
31
Baby and Me – Summerville Library
A language enrichment program for caregivers and their babies. Learn new bounces and rhymes you can do at home. Ages 2 and under
Jan
31
St. Johns Farmers Market
Every Wednesday thru October 25th 3pm – 7pm St. John’s Grove 3673 Maybank Highway John’s Island, SC  29455
Jan
31
The Charleston Museum Kid Tours
Kid Tours is a series designed to highlight artifacts from our collection that have fascinated children for years. Kid Tours meet every Wednesday during the months of June and July

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