As we are in the midst of the holiday season, do not forget to explore the attractions in your own city! St. Louis has many fun seasonal attractions and events to get you into the holiday spirit.
Shaw Park Ice Rink: Show off your skating skills at this annual outdoor ice skating rink. Shaw Park Ice Rink will be open until Monday, February 19, leaving you plenty of time to find a free night to ice skate.
Anheuser-Busch Brewery Lights: Experience free walking tours, beer sampling, a s’mores station, a Bud Light ice rink and more at the historic Anheuser-Busch Brewery. This event runs until January.
Santa’s Magical Kingdom: If you have any kids to entertain over the holidays, Santa’s Magical Kingdom is a good place to go. Visitors can watch Santa’s flying reindeer, walk through Candy Cane Village, take photos with Santa and join in on other holiday activities. Santa’s Magical Kingdom is open until January 7.
Winter Wonderland in Tilles Park: One of St. Louis’ most popular Christmas light displays occurs in Tilles Park from November 22 through December 30. Reserve a carriage ride or drive through the display in your car to view the beautiful sights.
Downtown Kirkwood Winter Fireworks: Bundle up with family and friends for Kirkwood’s annual fireworks festival on Saturday, December 30. In addition to the fireworks display, there will be a DJ, local restaurants with food and merchants with special sales.