Tuesday, December 16, 2008

St Louis Symphony--Dec 16

Tonight is yet another FREE St Louis Symphony Orchestra concert in Tower Grove Park. This concert is part of the Symphony Tuesdays at Piper Palm House and will be held indoors, so don't let the cool weather keep you home!

The concert starts at 7pm and will feature Music for Voice and Strings. As mentioned, it is in the Piper Palm House (4256 Magnolia Ave) and limited seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis. For more information, call 314-286-4432.

Friday, December 5, 2008

Big Band Christmas--Dec 6 and 7

The 25th Annual Cherokee Antique Row Cookie Spree offers shoppers free cookies, candy, and hot cider while they hunt for unique holiday gifts December 6-7, 2008 from 10AM-5PM. Featuring Live Music from "Cool Blue Jazz" at 2114 Cherokee both days from 1-4PM.

Located in the Cherokee-Lemp Historic District, home to Antique, Vintage and Specialty Shops, Art Galleries, Restaurants, Mansions & Museums! Enter to Win a Miller Ham.

The sheer variety of the stores along Cherokee begs for a visit. Don't miss this opportunity to check out one of the hidden gems of St. Louis!

The Loop Holiday Walk--Dec 6

On Dec 6, from noon to 6pm, stroll on over to the Delmar Loop for plenty of holiday treats! While the shops are obviously hoping you'll buy something, you can also just wander through sampling lots of goodies and enjoying the beautiful holiday decorations.

Here are a few of the freebies:

Blueberry Hill
6504 Delmar
1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Get your picture taken with everyone’s favorite snowman, Frosty--free if you bring your own camera! ($2 if you want a picture taken and don't have a camera!)

Cold Stone Creamery
6662-B Delmar
Sample holiday cakes, pies, and ice creams and enter to win a free cake for your holiday gathering!

Faces in The Loop
6265 Delmar
Face in the Loop will have candy canes and hot cocoa to warm you up!

Little Shark Athletic Company
6176 Delmar
Taste Clif recovery hot chocolate and electrolyte hot cider!

Noodles & Co.
6310 Delmar
If you're in the Loop for lunch or dinner, get a free dessert at Noodles & Co. with the purchase of a regular size entree, soup, salad, or trio!

Melting Pot
6683 Delmar
Try some delectable Melting Pot hot chocolate, sure to take the chill off!

St. Louis Bread Company
6630 Delmar
Taste some of Bread Co.'s amazing holiday breads and pastries!

6394 Delmar
Warm up at Ziezo’s Holiday Russian Tea Party. Try traditional Russian tea created from a vintage recipe, served spiked or not, depending on your preference and home-made Russian desserts and chocolates.

In addition, many stores are offering free gifts with a purchase.

Thursday, December 4, 2008

All That Glitters--Dec 5

Clayton will be kicking off the holidays in style with a FREE event in downtown Clayton on Friday, December 5, from 6-8pm.

The City of Clayton, the Clayton Chamber of Commerce and Clayton business owners welcome all to the festivities on December 5 in downtown Clayton, which will include carolers, horse drawn carriage rides and chestnuts roasting on open fire and the finale--a fireworks display at 8pm in Shaw Park.

For more information, call 314-802-7763.