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Howloween in the Delmar Loop:  One Day – Two Events – Three Contests!

Join The Delmar Loop on Sunday, October 27 for our annual Howloween celebration with an added bonus – A Scavenger Hunt with Dimensions!

Scavenger Hunt

Enjoy exploring the dimension known as the Delmar Loop. To successfully travel through this Dimension, you must unlock portals by solving various clues, puzzles and riddles. Taste, touch and feel the culture of the Delmar Loop and see why it’s “one of the 10 greatest streets in America.” Vie for prizes and enjoy specials at your favorite shops and restaurants.

Register now online at Eventbrite and check-in at Craft Alliance with Dimensions staff on the day of the event.

And while you are checking in take a moment to help support Stray Rescue and Save 10% on purchases at Craft Alliance and Craft Alliance will match your savings with a donation to Stray Rescue St. Louis. (Valid 10/27/19 on non-sale items)


Strut your mutt in their costume around the Delmar Loop and compete for a big prize on Instagram.

Here’s the deal:

  1. Follow @delmarloop  on Instragram.
  2. Check-in at Craft Alliance, 6640 Delmar at Noon on Sunday, October 27. Get a Howloween placard.
  3. Take a photo of your dog (in costume) with the Howloween placard anywhere in the Delmar Loop on Sunday, October 27 between Noon and 3 PM. A person can be in the photo, too.
  4. Post the photo on your Intstagram feed, your account needs to be on ‘public’
  5. Tag @delmarloop in the picture, so we can find it: @delmarloop
  6. Use the magic hashtag: #LoopMuttStrut
  7. The winner of the contest will have the photo with the most likes by 9 AM on Monday, October 28. The winner will announced on @delmarloop on Instragram on Monday, October 28. The prize is a Delmar Loop experience! Stay-tuned.  Loop Mutt Strut contestants can also participate in the Howloween Pet Costume Contest but need to register for the contest by 2:30 PM at the Moonrise Hotel or in advance online. See below information about the costume contest.

Howloween Pet Costume Contest

Pet Costume Contest with celebrity judges including Rene Knott of KSDK, Darin Slyman of Maximize STL and the Vital Voice, and Allyson Mace of Sauce Magazine.

Three categories with great prizes!: Best costume (pet), best duo (pet/pet handler), and most hilarious (pet). .  Prizes include gift cards and fun stuff from Delmar Loop businesses.

Arrive at 2:30 PM.  Judging starts at 3 PM at the Moonrise Hotel, 6177 Delmar

Registration required.  Please Register Here on Eventbrite

Cost $5 per entry

Yappy Hour from 3 PM to 5 PM.


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