FESTIVALS Through Jan. 4
Mount Olive, Dec. 31. Pickle Drop.
Brasstown, Dec. 31. Possum Drop.
Inman, through Jan. 4. Holiday Lights Safari benefit. Details: www.hollywild.com/hlwholiday_lights.html.
Columbia, through Jan. 4. Winter Fest at S.C. State Museum. Details: http://bit.ly/JHN7XL.
COLUMBIA Jan. 18
What is it? What’s it worth?
Curiosity about that old “thing” from Aunt Mabel that’s up in your attic? The South Carolina State Museum presents the winter edition of its popular “Museum Road Show,” 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Jan. 18. Experts will be available in the areas of fine art, silver, pottery, furniture, books, jewelry, textiles, dolls and military artifacts. Appraisal tickets (includes general admission): $20/one item; $30/two items; $35/three items; $40/four items. Details: www.scmuseum.org.