Annual Events

This page lists family-friendly events in the St. Louis, Missouri area. Note: Details of these events can change from year to year, so please check our calendar of events for specific dates and updated information.
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Art Fair at Queeny Park

Don’t miss the ART FAIR AT QUEENY PARK fine art and fine craft show. Rain or shine, hot or cold weather, relax in the comfort of the climate-controll ...

Season: Fall
550 Weidman Rd., Manchester, MO, 63011
Big Muddy Blues Festival

Every Labor Day weekend, St. Louis’ historic Laclede’s Landing hosts over 30,000 people from around the country for the Big Muddy Blues Festival. M ...

Season: Fall
Labor Day weekend
801 N 2nd St, St. Louis, MO, 63102
Children's Book Week at St. Louis County Library

Children's Book Week takes place May 2-8 and we've got a great line-up of programs! Among the special events will be a visit from author Dave Barry, a ...

1640 S. Lindbergh Blvd., St. Louis, MO, 63131
Circus Flora

St. Louis’ very own theater under a big-top tent. Circus Flora excels in the art of combining a traditional European circus with modern theater techni ...

Season: Summer
June - July
Age: All Ages
Area: St. Louis City
3511 Samuel Shepard Dr., St. Louis, MO, 63103
Eureka Days

The City of Eureka, Eureka Chamber of Commerce, Eureka Days Committee and all the Civic Groups appreciate your cooperation! We hope you enjoy your tim ...

1 Coffey Park Lane, Eureka, MO, 63025
Festival of Nations

Join us in Tower Grove Park for the region’s premier multicultural celebration, featuring over 40 ethnic food booths, non-stop dance and music, arts a ...

Season: Summer
4256 Magnolia Ave., St. Louist, MO, 63110
Festival of the Little Hills

The Festival of the Little Hills is held the third full weekend every August in St. Charles MO on Main Street and Frontier Park. Our membership is mad ...

3rd full weekend in August
500 S Riverside Dr, St. Charles, MO, 63301
First Day Hikes

What better way to kick off the New Year than by getting a jump start burning off those extra holiday calories in the great outdoors? On New Year’s ...

Season: Winter
multiple locations
Gateway Cup

Every Labor Day. Four outstanding bicycle races in four outstanding neighborhoods around St. Louis. It's the Midwestern World Cup of fast paced, full ...

Area: St. Louis City
6133 Delmar Blvd., St. Louis, MO, 63112
Great Forest Park Balloon Race

The oldest and most well-attended FREE Hot-Air Balloon Event in the World. The race is unique in that it originates from the middle of a major ci ...

Season: Fall
Day: Sunday, Friday, Saturday
Area: St. Louis City
Forest Park, St. Louis, MO, 63110
Greater St. Louis Book Fair

Greater St. Louis Book Fair is one of the nation's oldest, largest and most popular charity book sales. Since 1950, book lovers and collectors have en ...

Season: Spring
Greensfelder Recreation Complex Queeny Park 550 Weidman Rd, Ballwin, MO, 63011
Grove Fest

Grove Fest – St. Louis’ highly anticipated and outrageously eclectic street festival, presented by the Grove Community Improvement District.

Area: St. Louis City
Manchester Ave Between Tower Grove and Sarah, St., St. Louis, MO, 63110
Grub and Groove Festival

Grub and Groove is a free annual concert event in Francis Park brought to you by the Friends of Francis Park. The event showcases live music and food ...

Area: St. Louis City
Francis Park, Saint Louis, MO, 63109
Historic Shaw Art Fair

The Shaw Neighborhood Improvement Association (SNIA) has hosted the very popular Shaw Art Fair each fall since 1993. Located on the tree-lined parkway ...

Season: Fall
Day: Sunday, Saturday
October
Age: All Ages
Area: St. Louis City
4100 & 4200 blocks of Flora Place, St. Louis, MO, 63110
Holidays at Union Station

The happiest season of the year is going to be bigger and better than ever at St. Louis Union Station this year. Fourteen new attractions and experien ...

Season: Winter
See website for prices.
1820 Market St., St. Louis, MO, 63103
Japanese Festival at Missouri Botanical Garden

An annual three-day celebration of Japanese Culture taking place every Labor Day weekend at the Missouri Botanical Garden.

$15 Admission (ages 13 & older) $5 Children (ages 3–12)...
Area: St. Louis City
4344 Shaw Blvd., St. Louis, MO, 63110
Laumeier’s Annual Art Fair

Make Laumeier’s Annual Art Fair your Mother’s Day weekend tradition! The Art Fair features local food and beverage vendors, hands-on activities for ki ...

Season: Spring
Day: Sunday, Friday, Saturday
Mother’s Day weekend
Hours: Friday / 6:00–10:00 p.m. Saturday / 10:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m...
Age: All Ages
$10 / Ages 12 and up $5 / Ages 6 to 11 FREE / Ages 5 an...
Area: Mid County (Clayton/Kirkwood/Creve Coeur)
12580 Rott Rd., Sunset Hills, MO, 63127
Let Them Eat Art

Maplewood's whimsical tribute to Bastille Day. This is where Mardi Gras meets the Christmas Tree Walk. Take a self-guided tour through the streets of ...

Season: Summer
Day: Friday
2nd Friday of July
Area: Mid County (Clayton/Kirkwood/Creve Coeur)
7300 Manchester Road, Maplewood, MO, 63143
Loop Ice Carnival

Celebrate winter at the Loop. Enjoy 50+ Ice Sculptures, $1,000 in Ice Cubes Give Away, Putt-Putt Pub Crawl, Human Dog Sled Races, Frozen Turkey Bowlin ...

Season: Winter
January
6504 Delmar in the Loop, St. Louis, MO, 63130
LouFest Music Festival

Experience 30+ bands across 4 stages – from household names to up-and-coming artists. With art markets, the Loukidz stage, photogenic spaces and plent ...

Season: Fall
Area: St. Louis City
Forest Park, St. Louis, MO, 63112
Mardi Gras

The Non-profit organization responsible for producing Soulard Mardi Gras In St. Louis.

Season: Winter
Mardi Gras
2200 Dolman St., St. Louis, MO, 63104
Missouri Botanical Garden - Orchid Show

The annual Orchid Show offers visitors a once-a-year opportunity to see a rotating display of hundreds of orchids from the Garden’s expansive permanen ...

Season: Winter
February - March
4344 Shaw Blvd., St. Louis, MO, 63110
Moolah Shrine Circus at the Family Arena

This is your opportunity to experience all the sights and sounds that the circus has to offer. Be amazed at the gravity-defying trapeze artists as the ...

2002 Arena Parkway, St. Charles, MO, 63303
Renaissance Festival

The St. Louis Renaissance Faire is a long-standing event that brings you the adventure, excitement, and spirit of the Renaissance!

Season: Fall
2577 W Meyer Rd., Wentzville, MO, 63386
Saint Louis Art Fair

Held in the streets of Clayton, Missouri, the Saint Louis Art Fair is a nationally juried fine art and fine craft show consistently ranked as one of t ...

Season: Fall
Day: Sunday, Friday, Saturday
Area: Mid County (Clayton/Kirkwood/Creve Coeur)
225 South Meramec Ave., St. Louis, MO, 63105
Shakespeare Festival St. Louis

We present Shakespeare and works inspired by Shakespeare. We are in the Schools, in the Streets, and in the Park. Our work seeks to better the communi ...

6604 Fine Arts Drive, St. Louis, MO, 63110
South Grand Fall Fest

The event is to celebrate what makes South Grand and its surrounding community unique, which will incorporate local artists and musicians, dancers, an ...

Season: Fall
Day: Saturday
3115 S Grand Blvd, Ste 350-B, St. Louis, St. Louis, MO, 63118
St. Louis Earth Day

St. Louis Earth Day Festival The St. Louis Earth Day Festival is the oldest and largest Earth Day Festival in the Midwest. Attracting 30,000 attendee ...

Season: Spring
4125 Humphrey St, St. Louis, MO, 63116
St. Louis Greek Festival

Come join us Saturday, Sunday, & Labor Day for authentic Greek food, music, & dancing. Be sure to tour our beautiful historic church and view the maje ...

Day: Sunday, Monday, Friday, Saturday
Hours: 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Friday, Saturday & Sunday and 11 a.m....
Free admission & Free parking in the BJC garage
Area: St. Louis City
4967 Forest Park Avenue, St. Louis, MO, 63108
St. Louis Scottish Games

The St. Louis Scottish Games is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization founded in 2000 and incorporated in the State of Missouri. The purposes of ...

Season: Fall
Spirit Airpark West Drive, Chesterfield, MO, 63005
St. Louis World's Fare: Heritage Festival & Games

The St. Louis World’s Fare Heritage Festival is a FREE annual event celebrating all that makes St. Louis great! From family activities, top STL eateri ...

Season: Summer
Area: St. Louis City
Taste of St. Louis

The award-winning Taste of St. Louis is the Ultimate Food Experience. The event takes place at Chesterfield Central Park and Amphitheater.

Season: Fall
Age: All Ages
Area: West County (Chesterfield/Ballwin/Fenton)
631 Veterans Place Dr., Chesterfield, MO, 63017
Willkommen zu Deutsch Country Days

Deutsch Country Days at Historic Luxenhaus Farm is one of the nation's top festivals celebrating the history of 19th-century German settlers in Missou ...

Season: Fall
Day: Sunday, Saturday
18055 State HWY O, Marthasville, MO, 63357