If there’s one thing St. Louis knows, it’s how to get in the spirit of the holiday season. There’s no shortage of festive fun to be had this year, especially on the Delmar Loop – and it all starts this weekend! Check out all the holiday events you can hit on one of the top 10 streets in America this year!
Small Business Saturday: November 24
Skip the Black Friday crowds and crush, rest your turkey-filled tummies and save your shopping for Small Business Saturday on The Loop this year! Support the amazing small businesses along Delmar and you’ll receive poker chips with your purchases that can be redeemed for a FREE Tito’s cocktail at the best restaurant in St. Louis – The Moonrise’s Eclipse! Poker chips are valid only on Small Business Saturday, so plan to make a festive day of it and wrap your shopping up with an out-of-this-world drink beneath the moon.
Get more details and RSVP to Small Business Saturday on Facebook!
Holidays on The Loop & Santa Pics with Pups: December 1
Kick the official holiday season off in style on Saturday, December 1 at the annual Holidays on The Loop celebration. Come to Delmar from 11 am til 5 pm to participate in festive, fun events like The Great Gift Hunt, the Loop Holiday Tree Lighting, a visit from Santa and best of all – Pictures With Pups at The Moonrise!
Jet down to our pet-friendly hotel from 11 am – 4 pm to get the perfect holiday pic with your pooch near our stellar rainbow stairs. We’ll have a sleigh-load of Christmas decor and a professional photographer shooting photos, so you’ll get a Christmas card-worthy shot with your beloved four-legged family members. Best of all? It’s free! No tickets, reservations or purchases required.
Menorah Lighting: December 6
Join us in the Loop for the seventh annual “Light Up the Loop” Menorah Lighting at the Market in the Loop, with Chabbad on Campus and Rabbi Novack. This event will feature a public Menorah lighting, live music, hot latkes, chocolate Chanukah Gelt for the kids, Chasidic dancing and more! It’s a fun and family-friendly event to highlight the history and traditions of the eight days and nights of Chanukah.
Kwanzaa Celebration: December 29
Head back over to the St. Louis Walk of Fame on December 29 for the Loop’s Kwanzaa Celebration at St. Louis Artworks from 5 PM to 7 PM! This celebration will feature art, music and good cheer. Keep an eye on the Delmar Loop website for updates and more details!
That’s a whole lot of holiday activities! Be sure to mark your calendars – you don’t want to miss any of the fun. And, if you’ve got an event of your own that you’re planning for the holidays, be sure to check out our unique event spaces, or book a room to stay at the Moonrise during your holiday travels today!