Area Excursions

Strawberry Moon

On June 24, 2021, there will be a beautiful Strawberry Moon in the celestial sky; it is going to be a full moon, too. You might think it’s called a Strawberry Moon because of its color, but you would be wrong. Why is it called a Strawberry Moon? A Strawberry Moon might look slightly red Read More…

Visit Forest Park to Enjoy Nature During your Stay

Forest Park is one of America’s largest city parks, and it’s just a 10-minute walk from the Moonrise Hotel. Forest Park opened in 1876 and has over 1,300 acres of nature and attractions to see. We will highlight some of the most popular ones that our guests love to visit. What are some of the Read More…

Celebrate Juneteenth in the Loop with Black Owned Businesses

Juneteenth is this Saturday, June 19th. Celebrate by staying at the Moonrise Hotel and visiting one of The Loop’s many black-owned businesses. Restaurants The Delmar Loop has a wide array of diverse restaurants. Our guests have enjoyed all of these restaurants during their stays.   AAA Fish House     KRAB KINGZ     PALOMINO LOUNGE     PRIME 55 RESTAURANT AND Read More…

The Flower Moon Brings us Closer to Summer

On May 26th, 2021, the Flower Moon will come blowing into the spring night sky. So, why is this moon named the Flower Moon? Does it look more vibrant in the night sky? Let’s answer these questions together. Why is it called a Flower Moon? The Flower Moon is the full moon that occurs in Read More…