Mepkin Abbey, the Roman Catholic monastery on the Cooper River in Berkeley County, is hosting the 7th annual Creche Festival, featuring Nativity displays from around the world. The exhibition is free, but registration is required.
When: Nov. 20-21, Nov. 27-28, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.; Nov. 22, Nov. 29, 1:30-4 p.m. (Groups of 10 or more may register for tours Nov. 30-Dec. 5.)
Where: 1098 Mepkin Abbey Road, Moncks Corner. For directions, visit www.mepkinabbey.org or call (843) 761-8509.
Fruitcakes may be purchased through the abbey store. Hours are Tuesday-Friday, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.; Saturday 9 a.m.-4 p.m.; Sunday, 1-4:30 p.m.