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Downtown Cape Girardeau packed with shoppers for Christmas Open House

(Source: Old Town Cape) (Source: Old Town Cape)

Downtown Cape Girardeau was packed with shoppers on Friday evening for the Christmas Open House.

The annual event took place on Friday, Dec. 4 from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Carolers and special music groups were stationed throughout the area, and area businesses were decorated and filled with gift options.

Free horse and carriage rides were also available from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the corner of Broadway and Spanish.

Santa Clause also made a stop downtown to take photos with the kids.

There was also a downtown shopping spree up for grabs! To be eligible, you had to:

  1. On Friday, December 4, visit a registration location at either Hutson's Fine Furniture (43 S Main St) or the Photos with Santa stop (115 Broadway). There you signed up and received an official entry packet containing color-coded tickets for each participating business.
  2. You could then visit each location and drop off the correct ticket that evening from 5 p.m. - 9 p.m. or on Saturday, December 5, during regular business hours. The more correct tickets you drop off, the more chances you have to win.
  3. All qualifying tickets will be pooled together with one winner being announced by Friday, December 11.

Tickets could be dropped off at the following locations:

  • Annie Laurie's (536 Broadway)
  • Annie-Em's at Home (42 N Main)
  • CP McGinty Jewelers (117 N Main)
  • Cup 'n' Cork (11 S Spanish)
  • Grass Roots BMW (28 S Spanish)
  • Hutson's Fine Furniture (43 S Main)
  • Jayson Jewelers (115 Themis)
  • Lattitudes Fair Trade Store (137 N Main)
  • Ophelia (125 N Main)
  • Pastimes Antiques (45 N Main)
  • Rust & Martin (121 Broadway)
  • Socials Cafe & Catering (31 N Main)
  • Sherry Yaeger's Renaissance (139 N Main)
  • Stash (40 N Main)
  • Sweet Designs Boutique (120 Broadway)
  • Threadz (115 N Main)
  • Yearning 4 Yarn (208 Independence)
  • Zickfield's Jewelry & Gifts (29 N Main)

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