Holiday Events

This page lists Holiday events for families in the St. Louis, Missouri area.
Kids St. Louis: Holiday Events - Fun 4 STL Kids
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11/11 - 12/24 Santa's Wonderland at Bass Pro Shops

Santa’s Wonderland returns to Bass Pro Shops and St. Charles-area families are invited to enjoy this magical Christmas village offering free photos wi ...

November 11, 2017
Hours: Daily hours vary, please check the schedule.
1365 S 5th St., St. Charles, MO, 63301
11/16 - 12/30 Anheuser-Busch Brewery Lights

FREE WALKING TOURS: Get into the spirit of the season with a self-guided walking tour of Pestalozzi Street and the historic Anheuser-Busch Brewery. T ...

November 16 - December 30, 2017
Hours: 5 PM– 10 PM (Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday)
Admission is FREE, additional fee for activities
Area: St. Louis City
1200 Lynch Street, St. Louis, MO, 63118
11/17 - 01/01 Magic of Lights at Gateway Motorsports Park

Magic of Lights™ - A festival of twinkling, magical holiday lights! A 200-foot light tunnel and over 40 Scenes of holiday lights displays will be feat ...

Nov 17, 2017 – Jan 1, 2018
Hours: Open daily, dusk – 10pm
$15 - $45
700 Raceway Blvd., Madison, Illinois, 62060
11/17 - 01/07 Santa's Magical Kingdom

Drive through the Midwest's most spectacular holiday light display filled with animated scenes, dazzling special effects, and millions of shimmering l ...

Nov. 17, 2017- Jan. 7, 2018
Hours: 5:30 pm to 11:00 pm Friday and Saturday 5:30 pm to 10:3...
$22.00 per family car, truck, mini van, up to 8 passeng...
Area: West County (Chesterfield/Ballwin/Fenton)
5300 Fox Creek Rd., Pacific, MO, 63069
11/18 - 01/01 Holiday In The Park at Six Flags St. Louis

It’s the most wonderful time of the year as we celebrate Holiday in the Park featuring thrilling rides, tasty treats and exciting family entertainment ...

November 18, 2017 - January 1, 2018
Park Admission
Area: West County (Chesterfield/Ballwin/Fenton)
4900 Six Flags Rd, Eureka, MO, 63025
11/24 - 12/23 4th Annual Christkindlmarkt in Belleville

Open daily. Admission is FREE. Enjoy this Open-Air German Christmas Market on Belleville's Public Square, Nov. 24 through Dec. 23. This open air G ...

Nov. 24 through Dec. 23, 2017
Hours: Mon - Thurs, 11AM - 7PM, Fri & Sat, 10AM - 9PM, Sun, 10...
Free to attend
101 S Illinois St., Belleville, IL, 62220
11/24 - 12/30 Polar Express Train Ride

Here is a very special chance for you and the entire family to experience the magic of The Polar Express, the classic children’s book by Chris Van All ...

Nov. 24 – Dec. 30, 2017
Hours: 4:30 pm - 7:15 pm
$35-$79
Area: St. Louis City
1820 Market St., St. Louis, MO, 63103
11/27 - 12/15 Christmas Festival of Bells

ReBELLion Handbell Ensemble of St. Louis is an auditioned, community handbell ensemble that promotes music education through performance of handbell m ...

Various
Hours: Various
Free
See photo for locations
12/02 - 12/30 Holiday Trains in the Depot

Holiday open house and operating of our O-scale trains. Sat Dec 2 2:00 PM Sat Dec 9 2:00 PM Sat Dec 16 2:00 PM Sat Dec 23 2:00 PM Sat Dec 30 2: ...

Saturdays Dec 2 - Dec 30th, 2017
Hours: 2pm
Free
Area: Mid County (Clayton/Kirkwood/Creve Coeur)
8833 Big Bend Blvd, Webster Groves, MO, 63119
12/02, 12/09, 12/16, 12/23 Holiday Afternoon Tea at Four Seasons Hotel

Activities include a build-your-own gingerbread house station, kids room with ornament decorating, letter writing to Santa and more. Traditional after ...

December 2, 9, 16, 23, 2017
Hours: 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
$39 per child, $48 per adult
Area: St. Louis City
999 North 2nd Street, St. Louis, MO, 63102
12/02, 12/09, 12/16, 12/23 Holiday Tea with American Girl

Start the holiday season with a special teatime together and a couple of crafty projects! Our Holiday Tea events include a deliciously different menu ...

December 2, 9, 16 & 23, 2017
Hours: 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
$21.50 per person
Area: West County (Chesterfield/Ballwin/Fenton)
Chesterfield Mall, 2020 Chesterfield Mall,, Chesterfield, MO, 63017
12/02, 12/09, 12/16, 12/23 Window Walk in the Central West End

Experience the magic of the holidays at the Central West End’s annual Window Walk, now in its 8th year. Window Walk highlights the many wonderful a ...

Dec. 2, 19, 16, and 23, 2017
Hours: 1 PM - 5 PM
This event is free and open to the public.
Area: St. Louis City
449 N Euclid Ave, St. Louis, MO, 63108
12/07, 12/13, 12/14, 12/18, & 12/21 Hazelwood Firefighters Santa Parades

Kids in the City of Hazelwood “better watch out,” “better not cry,” “better not pout” we’re telling them why, “Santa Claus is coming to town.” As part ...

Santa: Appearances
Dec 7, 13, 14, 18, and 21st, 2017
Hours: 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm.
Free
Area: North County (Hazelwood/Florissant/Bridgeton)
Various parks in Hazelwood, Hazelwood, MO, 63042
12/10, 12/16, 12/17 Jingle Bounce Cookies with Santa at BounceU of Chesterfield

Come bounce with Santa's Elves then decorate cookies! No passes, coupons or Groupons can be used for this event. RESERVATIONS are required!

Santa: Appearances
12/10, 12/16, & 12/17, 2017
Hours: 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
$10 plus tax
Area: West County (Chesterfield/Ballwin/Fenton)
17365 Edison Ave, Chesterfield, MO, 63005
12/10, 12/16, 12/17 Jingle Bounce Cookies with Santa at BounceU of St. Louis

Come bounce with Santa's Elves then decorate cookies! $10/child plus tax. No passes, coupons or Groupons can be used for this event. RESERVATIONS are ...

12/10, 12/16, 12/17, 2017
Hours: 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
$10 per child plus tax
Area: South County (Crestwood/Oakville/Mehlville)
4403 Meramec Bottom Road Suite C, St. Louis, MO, 63129
12/15 Polar Express Girls Night Out at Sweet and Sassy

All aboard the Polar Express! Join us for pampering and makeovers the Sweet and Sassy way for the Polar Express! Arrive in your pajamas and this even ...

Santa: Photos
Friday, December 15, 2017
Hours: 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
$25 per child
Area: West County (Chesterfield/Ballwin/Fenton)
80 West County Center - #1310, St. Louis, MO, 63131
12/15 The Rock & Roll Ugly Christmas Sweater Party

Come join us for some Christmas cheer and ugly sweaters! We Are Leo will be performing at 7 pm, with venue doors opening at 6:30. Pre-concert activiti ...

Friday, December 15, 2017
Hours: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
$5 for adults; children under 3 are free.
Area: West County (Chesterfield/Ballwin/Fenton)
Eureka United Methodist 215 N Central Ave, Eureka, MO, 63025
12/15-12/17 Mercy Holiday Celebration at Powell Hall

Glad tidings we bring this holiday season at the fantastically decorated Powell Hall! Join the St. Louis Symphony and Holiday Festival Chorus for a co ...

Friday, December 15, 16, & 17 2017
Hours: 2:00PM & 7:30PM
$30 - $60
Area: St. Louis City
718 N. Grand Blvd. St. Louis, MO, St. Louis, MO, 63103
12/16 - 12/17 Breakfast & Craft Workshop with Santa at Purina Farms

Enjoy a full buffet breakfast with eggs, bacon, bone-shaped waffles and more! Pet-acular Holiday Bazaar: Dec 16 & 17 from 10 am - 3 pm each day. C ...

Santa: Dining
December 16 & 17, 2017
Hours: 8:30am – 10:00am
Tickets must be pre-purchased
200 Checkerboard Loop, Gray Summit, MO, 63039
12/16 Breakfast with Santa at High Ridge Fire Protection District

Join us on Saturday, December 16th from 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM for our annual Breakfast with Santa Claus. We will be serving up biscuits and gravy, sausa ...

Saturday, December 16, 2017
Hours: 8:00 am - 11:00 am
Free
842 High Ridge Blvd., High Ridge, MO, 63049
12/16 Candy Cane Hunt in Clifton Park

Join us for our second annual Candy Cane Hunt in the Park! This event is open to kids ages 2-10; all we ask is that you make a $3 donation to Friends ...

December 16, 2017
Hours: 10 AM - 11:30 AM
$3 donation to Friends of Clifton Park or bring canned ...
Area: St. Louis City
6100 Simpson Ave., St. Louis, MO, 63139
12/16 Christmas with the Birds

Christmas with the Birds World Bird Sanctuary Cost: Free Admission and Parking • Photos with Santa and Bird $8 each Join us for a photo with ou ...

Santa: Photos
December 16, 2017
Hours: 10:00am – 2:00pm
Photos with Santa and Bird $8 each
Area: West County (Chesterfield/Ballwin/Fenton)
125 Bald Eagle Ridge Rd, Valley Park, MO, 63088
12/16 Play Date Theater Presents: A Christmas Carol at Central Library

Celebrate the holiday season with a free, family-friendly performance of Charles Dickens' timeless classic "A Christmas Carol," featuring Hampstead St ...

Saturday, December 16, 2017
Hours: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Free
Area: St. Louis City
1301 Olive Street, St. Louis, MO, 63103
12/17 Breakfast with Santa at Companion Teaching Kitchen

Bring the whole family for a delicious breakfast buffet in our West STL Campus Café while you watch our Companion Elves bake up delicious treats. The ...

Sunday, December 17, 2017
Hours: 9am-11am and 11am-1pm
$16.95 for Adult or Child. Kids 2 and under are free.
Area: North County (Hazelwood/Florissant/Bridgeton)
2331 Schuetz Rd., Maryland Heights, MO, 63146
12/17 Stories at the North Pole at Kennedy Recreation Complex

Join Mrs. Claus and Santa at Kennedy Complex! Enjoy stories with Mrs. Claus, skating, face painting, holiday craft and a yummy snack. Bring your camer ...

Sunday, December 17, 2017
Hours: 12 - 2:30pm
$8/person plus skate rental
Area: South County (Crestwood/Oakville/Mehlville)
6050 Wells Rd., St. Louis, MO, 63128
12/21 Christmas Open House at Farmers & Merchants Bank

Christmas comes but once a year, so let's celebrate with good friends and holiday cheer! Join us at our annual Christmas Open House. Bring you kids, g ...

Santa: Appearances
December 21, 2017
Hours: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
FREE
Area: West County (Chesterfield/Ballwin/Fenton)
619 Stockell Dr., Eureka, MO, 63025
12/23 Moscow Ballet's Great Russian Nutcracker at The Fox Theatre

All ages are invited to celebrate Christmas with the Moscow Ballet company of almost 40 ballerinas and danseurs on their 25th Anniversary Tour of Nort ...

Saturday, December 23, 2017
Hours: 3:00 pm
$31.50 - $133.50
Area: St. Louis City
527 North Grand Blvd., St. Louis, MO, 63103
12/26 - 12/28 Elf the Musical at Peabody Opera House

ELF The Musical is the hilarious tale of Buddy, a young orphan child who mistakenly crawls into Santa’s bag of gifts and is transported back to the No ...

December 26 - 28, 2017
Hours: 7:30 PM
$82, $62, $52, $42 & $30
Area: St. Louis City
1400 Market Street, St. Louis, MO, 63103