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Wednesday Night Out: Proud to be an American on May 30

Posted on Apr 26, 2018 in News | Comments Off on Wednesday Night Out: Proud to be an American on May 30

Wednesday Night Out: Proud to be an American on May 30

Join us on the 400 block of rue St. Francois in the VFW Plaza for our first Wednesday Night Out of 2018, Proud to be an American! Festivities begin at 5:30pm featuring a ceremony and plaque dedication for USAF Lt. Michael J. Blassie, previously the unknown service member for the Vietnam War buried at the Tomb of the Unknown. The national anthem will be sung by Lady J. and the 12th District Color Guard will do a gun salute and taps. There will be food, drinks, music, crafts, and games for kids, live music by the John Bourgeois Band, and much more! Put on your red, white, and blue and join us for this fun...

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Spring Fling! Shopping Event on April 13

Posted on Mar 6, 2018 in News | Comments Off on Spring Fling! Shopping Event on April 13

Join us for our Spring Fling! Shopping Event in Old Town Florissant on Wednesday, April 13 from 5-8pm for shopping and dining in our Old Town shops and restaurants. There will be refreshments, snacks, specials and discounts at each stop plus a gift basket...

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Date Set for 2018 Florissant Fall Festival

Posted on Feb 14, 2018 in News | Comments Off on Date Set for 2018 Florissant Fall Festival

Date Set for 2018 Florissant Fall Festival

Florissant Old Town Partners Florissant Old Town Fall Festival 2018 SUNDAY OCTOBER 14, 2018 RUE ST. FRANCOIS – 11AM – 5PM Once again Florissant Old Town Partners has teamed up with the City of Florissant to announce the date of their 21st Annual Florissant Old Town Fall Festival. The Fall Festival on rue St. Francois in Old Town Florissant is on Sunday October 14.  It begins at 11:00 am this year and runs until 5:00 p.m. on rue St. Francois.  Look for all of your favorite activities including a chili cook-off, live entertainment on each block, Fido Follies, children’s activities, large flower show and competition, celebration of our cultural heritage, craft fair, flea market, food booths galore, wine and cheese garden and many other booths and displays.  St. Ferdinand Shrine will be selling a variety of  Old Shrine Items as well as several activities in the Shrine area. Once again, the Florissant Police Welfare Association will be hosting a benefit car show on the Knights of Columbus grounds. The Craft Fair area is always a big hit with over 60 crafters getting you ready for holiday shopping.   MoChips – free child identification kits will be back and in City Hall.  As for the past several years the festival will include a Children’s Art Festival on the City Hall lawn. The  Florissant Fall Festival in Old Town Florissant is chaired by  Karen Goodwin and Diana Weidinger and a committee that can’t be beat. If you are interested in being a part of the Fall Festival submit your application online. You may also email us at oldtownpartners@sbcglobal.net or call 314-837-0033. We are looking for participants for the flea market, craft fair, food and game booths, informational booths for not-for-profit organizations, commercial businesses, musicians and sponsorships. Don’t forget to “like” us on Facebook for all of the detail, schedules and pictures! There will be something for everyone!  Mark your calendar now and bring your friends and family for wonderful day in Florissant.  This is truly a “must” event for everyone!! CLICK HERE FOR FALL FESTIVAL BOOTH INFORMATION CLICK HERE FOR FALL FESTIVAL VENDOR FORMS CLICK HERE FOR SPONSORSHIP...

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January is Florissant Old Town Market Place Customer Appreciation Month

Posted on Jan 9, 2018 in News | Comments Off on January is Florissant Old Town Market Place Customer Appreciation Month

January is Florissant Old Town Market Place Customer Appreciation Month

JANUARY is Customer Appreciation Month at Florissant Old Town Market Place. Make a purchase at Florissant Old Town Market Place for an entry to win one of 16 gift certificates from the below Old Town busineses. Enter EVERY DAY in January!! Amore Pizza, Dooley’s Florist & Gifts, Goeke Produce, Helfer’s Pastries & Deli Cafe, Hendel’s Market Cafe, Korte’s Custom Framing & Antiques, Old Town Donuts, Old Town Market Place, Phancy Fingers and Feet & Boutique, Stems Florist...

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Old Town Annual Breakfast at Hendel’s on March 4

Posted on Jan 4, 2018 in News | Comments Off on Old Town Annual Breakfast at Hendel’s on March 4

Old Town Annual Breakfast at Hendel’s on March 4

Join us in Old Town for breakfast or lunch at Hendel’s Restaurant on Sunday, March 4 from 8am-2pm. Order off the brunch or children’s menu and a percentage of your bill will be donated to Old Town Partners. Enjoy a delicious meal and help support our...

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Christmas in Old Town on December 2

Posted on Nov 28, 2017 in News | Comments Off on Christmas in Old Town on December 2

Christmas in Old Town on December 2

Mark December 2nd on your calendar. This is the day of the annual “Christmas in Old Town Florissant.” The festivities begin at 2:00pm in the Council Chambers at City Hall with seasonal music. The Tree Lighting at the end of the activities concludes the day.

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Small Business Saturday – November 25

Posted on Nov 14, 2017 in News | Comments Off on Small Business Saturday – November 25

Small Business Saturday – November 25

Please SHOP SMALL in Old Town Florissant on Small Business Saturday, November 25. Many of our Old Town businesses are offering specials all day long!...

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Having a Wonderful Time on the Sunset Greenway

Posted on Nov 1, 2017 in News | Comments Off on Having a Wonderful Time on the Sunset Greenway

Having a Wonderful Time on the Sunset Greenway

If you’ve never explored the Sunset Greenway, now is the time to plan a trip! This 3.9 mile paved route meanders through Florissant in north St. Louis County and offers stunning views of the Missouri River at Sunset Park along with connections to other parks, neighborhoods, and multiple historic sites along the way! Great Rivers Greenway recently featured our very own beautiful Sunset Greenway trail on their website. The feature includes great information about Old Town Florissant and St. Ferdinand Shrine. READ ARTICLE...

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Deer Widows Girls Night Out on Fri. Nov. 17

Posted on Oct 22, 2017 in News | Comments Off on Deer Widows Girls Night Out on Fri. Nov. 17

Deer Widows Girls Night Out on Fri. Nov. 17

It’s Deer Widows Girls Night Out in Old Town on Friday, November 17 from 5-8pm! Join us for shopping and dining in Old Town. There will be refreshments and snacks at each stop with specials or discounts at each shop all decorated for...

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Florissant Fall Festival on Sunday, October 8

Posted on Sep 7, 2017 in News | Comments Off on Florissant Fall Festival on Sunday, October 8

Florissant Fall Festival on Sunday, October 8

Once again Florissant Old Town Partners has teamed up with the City of Florissant to announce the date of their 20th Annual Florissant Old Town Fall Festival on Sunday, October 8. It begins at 11:00 am this year and runs until 5:00 p.m. on rue St. Francois. Look for all of your favorite activities including a chili cook-off, live entertainment on each block, Fido Follies, children’s activities, large flower show and competition, celebration of our cultural heritage, craft fair, flea market, food booths galore, wine and cheese garden and many other booths and displays.

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