Area Excursions

Eclipse Restaurant returns this April with Head Chef DC

The Moonrise Hotel and its award-winning Eclipse Restaurant re-open on April 28th, 2021! The Eclipse restaurant will now be lead by the dynamic Chef Donald Cross, known professionally as Chef DC. Chef DC briefly studied at L’Cole Culinaire in St. Louis, Missouri but left in favor of learning from Chefs in the field. DC’s most Read More…

Super Pink Moon Shines Bright this April

On April 26th, 2021, a Super Moon known as the Pink Moon will come blowing into the spring night sky. So, why is this moon named the Pink Moon? Also, what does it mean to be a Super Pink Moon? Does it look Pink in the night sky? Let’s answer these questions together. What is Read More…

Super Worm Moon

On March 28th, 2021, there is going to be a beautiful Supermoon in the celestial sky, also known as a Super Worm Moon. Wow, that sure is a mouth full, but stay with me, I will explain it all in this blog. Let’s break it down into two descriptions: first, a Supermoon, and second a Read More…

The Snow Moon’s Name is on point for 2021

On February 27th, 2021, the Snow Moon will come blowing into the cold winter night sky. This full moon is the first full moon of the Lunar New Year. So, why is this moon named the Snow Moon? Does it snow more when it is in the night sky? Let’s find out together. Why is Read More…