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Tickets available for first Mistletoe + Merlot holiday market at Aiken museum

November 14, 2018

Tickets are now available for the Aiken Standard’s first Mistletoe + Merlot Holiday Shopping Market.

The event, which will take place from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 6, will be held at the Aiken County Historical Museum at 433 Newberry St. S.W.

Sponsored by David Stinson with Keller Williams Realty, the event is the Aiken Standard’s first holiday shopping market, said Lisa Glass, Aiken Standard’s marketing and special events coordinator.

The tickets are sponsored by Hibbitts Drug Co. and include admission, appetizers, a drink ticket, a souvenir wine glass to the first 250 people, and a 20 percent off coupon for their gift shop. Tickets are also available at tickets.aikenstandard.com/e/mistletoe-merlot-holiday-market.

Tickets can be purchased for $10 at Fox & Lady, 110 Laurens St. S.W.; Lionel Smith Ltd., 132 Laurens St. S.W.; Unique Expressions, 1521 Whiskey Road; Hibbitts Drug Co., 735 Main St., New Ellenton; Vikki’s Boutique, 1216 Whiskey Road; and the Aiken Standard office, 326 Rutland Drive.

“We are excited to be bringing vendors from all over Aiken County and beyond to participate in the shopping experience that downtown Aiken is famous for,” Glass said.

The event will feature 68 vendors set up to help people with their holiday shopping, as well as additional holiday flair including a photo opportunity on a red carpet sponsored by Southside Gallery and bags for guests to carry their holiday shopping sponsored by United Real Estate.

Additionally, guests can enjoy wine in keepsake glasses sponsored by Vikki’s Boutique and a photo booth with props for party fun sponsored by Amanda Israel of Keller Williams Realty.

“The Aiken County Historical Museum is the perfect setting to start the holiday season in Aiken style,” Glass said.

For more information, call the Aiken Standard at 803-648-2311.

Want to go?

WHAT: Mistletoe + Merlot

WHEN: 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 6

WHERE: Aiken County Historical Museum, 433 Newberry St. S.W.

COST: Tickets are $10 and include admission, appetizers, a drink ticket and souvenir wine glass

Editor’s note: This article has been updated to reflect that there will be 68 vendors participating in Mistletoe + Merlot, and that a souvenir wine glass will be available to the first 250 people.

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