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.
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.
7312 Manchester Rd.
50% off eco-baskets, bags, and artisanal wrap
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
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
2806 Marshall Ave.
Free hot chocolate and opportunity for prayer
7241 Manchester Rd.
20% off, free gift, hot tea samples, and readings available
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
7320 Manchester Rd.
Gift with purchase, cookies, and magnificent window display
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.
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
2707 Sutton Blvd.
Dairy free chocolate and tea drinks. 10% off most items
7314 Manchester Rd.
St. Nicholas, hot apple pie liqueur cider, cookies, and gifts