Thanks to all who supported our local businesses for Grand Meander and all year long! We hope to see you again next year! 

A. Johnson & Sons Florist

Celebrate & have treats with Santa at A. Johnson & Sons Florist and play their Wheel of Fortune to win prizes! Special discounts will apply to select flowers & all gift items.

(Santa is here from 9am to 3pm!) 


    Allure Intimate Apparel 

    Allure Intimate Apparel will be having a promotion the weekend of Grand Meander:

    $10 off a purchase of $75 or more. Cannot be used on previous purchases, one per customer. Code: Black10

    Art at Hidden River 

    9:30 am-4:30 pm at Hidden River Middle School

    Art at Hidden River is a juried holiday-season sale of quality art and fine craft, sponsored by Saint Paul Community Education in cooperation with Artists’ Circle, a non-profit art organization promoting art and fine craft. See the website for a list of participating artists.

    10am-4pm at St. Paul’s United Church of Christ

    Mark your Calendars for this Fun-Filled Annual Winter Market, A St. Paul Grand Meander Event at St. Paul’s United Church of Christ.

    • SHOP! Browse handcrafted items, food items, and more from 30+ local artists and artisans
    • FUN FOR KIDS! Enjoy children’s activities (10am-noon)
    • SANTA! Bring your kids along to take a picture with Santa (10am-noon).
    • FROZEN POT PIES! Purchase our signature frozen turkey pot pies – a delicious home cooked meal without the effort.


    If you are interested in participating as an artisan please click here to fill out our application.

    Final artisan selections will be made in October.


    ATELIER957 is offering warm beverages & snacks for shoppers along with exclusive discounts for the duration of Grand Meander:

    Receive $50 off any purchase over $150!


    Billy’s on Grand

    Billy’s on Grand will be having pulled pork sandwiches, regular chili, white chicken chili, and happy hour from 3:00 – 6:00 PM! 

    Evergreen Collective

    Evergreen Collective will have hot apple cider all day to keep customers cozy as they meander down the street! They’ve also fully stocked up on ethically handcrafted and sustainably made gifts.

    Finding gifts that align with your values at Evergreen Collective is easy!

    The Grand Hand Gallery

    The Grand Hand Gallery will have free cookies and cider for all guests during Grand Meander! 


    Irish On Grand 

    Irish on Grand will have free gift wrapping available and Bagpiping Santa will play outside their store from 11AM –  2PM! 


    Mischief Toy Store


    Mischief Toy Store will have:

    • Free cookies
    • Free gift wrapping
    • Expert gift advice available

    Pet Evolution 

    Pet Evolution will have treat samples and free self-wash coupons that can be redeemed in their flyer during Grand Meander! 

    Pet Evolution will also be providing brochures with a listing of services they will be offering when they open in January!




    Red Balloon Bookshop 


    Red Balloon Bookshop will have a cookbook author with samples from 12:00 – 1:30 PM and a reading of the Grinch at 2:30 pm. Find more details here.


    Salut Bar Americain 

    Salut Bar Americain will be hosting Santa in one of their private dining rooms from 3:10 – 4:00 PM! 


    Seasoned Specialty Foods

    Seasoned Specialty Foods will have free samples and will be handing out free holiday gifts for their customers, such as free local botanical teas and MN roasted coffee – new on the market (only sold at Seasoned) made from cocoa beans from Southeast Asia!

    Seasoned Specialty Foods will also have holiday food gift boxes with prices ranging from only $30 – $69 per box – that can be shipped across the US. Each box is carefully curated to support key values and themes such as family, health, equity and inclusion (their Equity Box and the All Are Welcome Box are vastly popular), and global connectedness.

    Sencha Tea Bar

    Sencha Tea Bar will be offering the following during Grand Meander: 

    • Live music during the event.
    • A snowflake tea ornament-making station.

    As well as these other deals!

    • Special-priced prebagged loose-leaf teas
    • 8+ ounces of bulk tea purchases receive a free leaf-shaped tea steeper
    • 16+ ounces of bulk tea purchases receive a free leaf-shaped tea steeper and a Sencha mug
    • $5 sencha mugs (while supplies last)
    • $5 Large Hot or Iced Ginger Bread Lattes
    • Receive a $5 bonus for every $25 gift card purchase
    • 10% off 4+ ounces
    • 18% off 8+ounces
    • 25% off 16+oz (must apply to same tea)

    Trade Winds

    Trade Winds will be offering gift bags with each purchase during Grand Meander! 

    Sales will be 30% off the full retail price of all clothing and jewelry during the event.

    Twin Cities Radio Network 

    Twin Cities Radio Network will be broadcasting LIVE from their radio station, as well as providing a music soundtrack for those in attendance. 

    Twin Cities Radio Network is also offering an advertising special: 30 Days for $499.00! 


    Wet Paint

    Wet paint will be having its holiday sale during Grand Meander! There will be lots of great deals on creative gifts for everyone on your list!