Spartanburg Historical Association Presents, "A Spartanburg Christmas"

November 17, 2013 at 9:17 am

From Thanksgiving turkeys to Christmas trees the holiday season is filled with traditions. Some of these are unique to our individual families but many are shared with others in our community. The Spartanburg Regional History Museum’s “Spartanburg Christmas” will celebrate those traditions that our unique to Spartanburg.

The celebration begins with the opening of a Christmas exhibit featuring downtown Spartanburg’s infamous “Night Before Christmas Dioramas” which graced the store-fronts of downtown Spartanburg during the holiday season for many years. The opening will be held during ArtWalk from 6 -8 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 21, and will include a book signing by authors of the newly released “Hub City For the Holidays.”

The exhibit opening is free to the public and will take place at the Regional History Museum, located in the Chapman Cultural Center, 200 East St. John Street, downtown Spartanburg.

A “Lunch & Learn” presentation will take place from 12:30-1:30 p.m. Nov. 22.  The cost for this event is $5 per person.  The presentation occurs in the West Wing Conference Room at the Chapman Cultural Center.  For more information, call (864)596-3501 or email