Christmas Tree Walk

General Information

When:  December 2,  6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Where:   Kick off in CNB Bank Park (7300 Manchester Rd. – Corner of Manchester and Marshall) and continues throughout Maplewood.

What: The kick off begins at 6:00 p.m. with caroling, the arrival of Santa Claus and lighting of the Christmas Tree Walk. After the kick off, enjoy merchant open houses, visits with Santa Clause, carriage rides, and more throughout downtown Maplewood.

From costumed carolers to horse drawn carriage rides, the Maplewood Christmas Tree Walk radiates holiday spirit that is reminiscent of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol!

After the grand lighting of the tree and the arrival of Santa, visitors can enjoy a carriage ride and sip hot chocolate while visiting merchant open houses throughout Maplewood. Business storefronts will be decked out for the season with many featuring live entertainment, complimentary refreshments and special discounts throughout the evening.

Carriage Ride Information

 Enjoy a carriage ride throughout downtown Maplewood! 

Carriage rides will take place on the CNB/Schnucks Parking lot (7305 Manchester Rd.) from 6:00-9:00 p.m.

Carriages will be filled. Smaller groups may be put together. We cannot offer private carriage rides.  Masks are optional for vaccinated riders (honor system).

Groups of 1-3- $5
Groups of 4-6-$10

Visit with Santa

CNB Bank (7305 Manchester Rd)
6:15 p.m.- 8:00 p.m.

Following the grand lighting of the Christmas Tree in CNB Bank park,  Santa Claus will visit with children across the street in the CNB Bank lobby. Famlies are welcome to take photographs.


Spirit Sponsor $500

Sponsorship includes logo placement on street banner, on postcard, event poster, event page, and in event program distributed to visitors during the event.


Street parking and public lots are free. Please do not park in private lots. We recommend street parking on Sutton Blvd. (South of Hazel), Manchester Ave., or in one of the following lots:

Marietta Parking Lot: Located behind the 7300 block businesses-Access from Manchester to Marshall South, to Marietta West.

Bellevue Parking Lot: Northwest corner of Bellevue and Manchester.


Participants updated frequently.

Airedale Antics
7316 Manchester Rd.
10% off treats and Howl-iday refreshments for pets and humans

Asador Del Sur 
7322 Manchester Rd.
South American hot cocoa

7344 Manchester Rd.
Holiday Cocktail 

7312 Manchester Rd.
50% off eco-baskets, bags, and artisanal wrap 

Chateau Maplewood  
7326 Manchester Rd.
Holiday gifts, walkable bites and sips, and dine-in menu

Concordia Luthern Church 
7291 Sarah St.
Cookies and light refreshments 

CNB St. Louis Bank   
7305 Manchester Rd.
Carriage rides and visits with Santa

Crossroads Presbyterian Fellowship  
2640 Oakview Terrace
(Find us in front of CNB Bank)
Warm drinks and sweet treats

Escape From St. Louis
7403 Manchester Rd.
Outdoor mini game

Forget Me Not Boutique 
2718 Sutton Blvd.
Custom gift boxes for all budgets 

Kakao Chocolate 
7272 Manchester Rd.
Free samples and chocolatier demonstrations 

Maplewood Deli & Coffeehouse 
7298 Manchester Rd.
Seasonal drinks, full menu, and gifts

Maplewood Lions Club  
(Find us at CNB Park)
Free Christmas books at tree lighting ceremony 

Maven Bath & Candle Co. 
7328 Manchester Rd.
Free samples and giveaways

Mid-Cities Church 
2806 Marshall Ave.
Free hot chocolate and opportunity for prayer

Mystic Valley 
7241 Manchester Rd.
20% off, free gift, hot tea samples, and readings available

Paramount Jewelers 
7348 Manchester Rd.
Refreshments, treats, and beautiful gifts

Planet Score Records  
7421 Manchester Rd.
Warm holiday punch and festive records spinning 

Roughneck Beard Company 
7282 Manchester Rd.
Specials, live music, and hot cocoa stand

Scheidt Hardware 
7320 Manchester Rd.
Gift with purchase, cookies, and magnificent window display

Schlafly Bottleworks 
7260 Southwest Ave.
Cozy firepits and festive beer-cocktail 

Sole Survivor Leather 
7358 Manchester Rd.
Holiday gifts and exclusive discounts

STL Herbs and Aromatics 
7290 Manchester Rd.
20% off 

Tale to Table 
7310 Manchester Rd.
Raclette, bombettes, sweets, and wine/beer by the glass

The Benevolent King
7268 Manchester Rd.
Special Christmas Cocktail

The Blue Duck 
2661 Sutton Blvd.
Food and drink specials 

The Book House 
7352 Manchester Rd.
Books make great gifts for everyone on your list 

The Crow’s Nest  
7336 Manchester Rd.
Hot Cider with bourbon & Big O Ginger liqueur 

The Post Sports Bar & Grill 
7372 Manchester Rd.
Cheesesteak and fries just $7.99

The Side Project Cellar 
7373 Marietta Ave.
20% off holiday drafts

The Studio, Inc. 
7405 Manchester Rd.
Christmas tree in window 

Traveling Tea 
2707 Sutton Blvd.
Dairy free chocolate and tea drinks. 10% off most items

Vom Fass 
7314 Manchester Rd.
St. Nicholas, hot apple pie liqueur cider, cookies, and gifts