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.
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.
When: December 2, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
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.
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.
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