Community Interest

Augusta Christmas Walks

The Augusta Candlelight Walks chalked up another successful year, with good attendance and cooperative weather both evenings. A huge thank you is extended to all who helped plan and execute this 37th annual community tradition, as well as all who attended.

Winners of the Augusta Candlelight Walks Scavenger Hunt were: 1) $50 Gift Certificate, Stone Ledge Antiques–Katrina Siefert, Washington, MO;  2) $50 Missouri Wine Scratch Offs, Donated by Apple Gate Inn B & B–Alisa Niederjohn, Wentzville, MO; 3) $50 Gift Certificate for Apple Gate Inn B & B donated by Haley Angold–Alicia Baker, Washington, MO; 4) $35 Gift Certificate Balducci Vineyards–Wanda Whitelaw, Washington, MO; 5) $25 Gift Certificate, Centennial Farms–Tina Carmack, St. Louis, MO; 6) $35 Gift Certificate, Halcyon Spa, Salon & Boutique–Marion Siefert, Wildwood, MO; 7) $25 Gift Certificate, Noboleis Vineyards–Angela Ong, Troy, MO; 8) $20 Gift Certificate, Montelle Winery–Pam Hanson, Weldon Spring, MO; 9) $25 Gift Certificate, Mount Pleasant Estates–Leann Delargy, Defiance, MO; 10) $25 Gift Certificate, Kate’s Coffee House–Janet Glosemeyer, Marthasville, MO; 11) $50 Gift Certificate, Gallery Augusta–Fran Burthardt, Wentzville, MO; 12) Free all day Bike Rental for Two, valued at $60, from Katy Bike Rental–Beth Dalton, St. Charles, MO.

1. Augusta Shop Lights web  IMG_1408.jpg
Shop windows at Augusta Candlelight Walks

2. Augusta Stone ledge cabinet web IMG_1409.jpg
A display cabinet inside Stone Ledge Antiques.

3. Augusta Wine Bottle Tree designed and created by the Augusta Art Alliance web IMG_1367.jpg
The Wine Bottle Tree (Weinacht Baum)
designed and created by the Augusta Art Alliance.

4. Augusta Blown Glass web IMG_1404.jpg
Blown Glass in the window at the Augusta Glass Studio.

5. Choir web IMG_1434.jpg
The Walden Family Carolers.

6. Augusta Musicians Dec 6 web  IMG_1426.jpg
Augusta musicians jamming at Sam Stang's Glass studio.

7. augusta visitors center sleigh web IMG_1363.jpg
Augusta Visitor's Center - artwork and items for sale.

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One of the highlights of the event - carriage rides.