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Event: Holiday Open House 2023

Date: Saturday, December 2, 2023 at 5:00 PM to Saturday, December 2, 2023 at 8:00 PM

Location: Downtown Cape Girardeau

Contact: Website or 537-334-8085


The Annual Downtown Holiday Open House is a family-friendly event, which includes pictures with Santa by Luxe Magnolia Photography, located by the Christmas tree at Vasterling Suites, children’s activities in Santa’s Workshop, also next to the Christmas Tree at Vasterling Suites, and horse-drawn carriage rides by Hileman Carriage Service starting at the corner of Main and Independence Streets. Santa’s Workshop includes our very own conductor, Michael from Discovery Playhouse, who will be on site providing a magic key activity and Logan Chapman will be providing us with live holiday music Spanish Street lot at 35 S. Spanish.

Thank you so much to our Santa’s Workshop Sponsor, Saint Francis Healthcare System, as well as our Christmas in Downtown sponsors, Commerce Bank, Drury Southwest, Rhodes, The Southeast Missourian and rustmedia, and The Rhodes Group. The horse-drawn carriage is sponsored by Visit Cape! Photos with Santa are sponsored by Noon Optimist Club.