5 Things to Do in St. Louis this Weekend 11/21 – 11/23

Friday November 21, 2014

Happy Friday! It’s time for a fun-filled weekend in St. Louis. If you are still pulling your plans together, here are a few suggestions to help make this a memorable weekend.

Garden Glow - Missouri Botanical GardenMissouri Botanical Garden – Garden Glow – November 22 – January 3
Sensory light tunnels, colorful explosions, decorated plants, gorgeous walkways and more make up the Garden Glow Holiday Light Exhibit, which promises to again amaze guests who visit the Missouri Botanical Gardens this holiday season.

Downtown Kirkwood Holiday Walk – Saturday, November 22
Santa and Mrs. Claus will help ring in the fun as the annual Downtown Kirkwood Holiday Walk is set for this Saturday at 9:30 a.m., with activities for children, holiday shopping, free entertainment and refreshments.  You can also catch the Holiday Trolley from the Kirkwood Train Station and take a free ride around historic Downtown Kirkwood

Fox Theatre MOTOWN Musical – November 21 – 30
Featuring classic songs, such as “My Girl” and “Ain’t No Mountain High Enough,” this high-energy musical tells the story of Motown founder Berry Gordy’s journey from featherweight boxer to music mogul, launching the careers of Diana Ross, Smokey Robinson, Michael Jackson, and more.

Festival of Lights – Saturday, November 22
The newly renovated St. Louis Union Station will be the site for this year’s Festival of Lights. Events planned include more talent performances, a variety of children activities, and appearances by a variety of mascots. The Salvation Army will display their Tree of Lights across the street from St. Louis Union Station in Aloe Plaza. Mayor Francis Slay will light the majestic tree with a fireworks display at dusk. And, don’t miss Santa who will be arriving by train at St. Louis Union Station

Winter Wonder Walk – Friday, November 21 – Sunday, November 23
Walk through Winter Wonderland featuring over a million twinkling holiday lights fashioned into display areas of favorite characters and festive scenes as well as a canopy of lights glistening throughout 75 acres of forest in Tilles Park in St. Louis County. Dogs are welcome but must be on a leash. Strollers and wagons are also permitted. Food trucks will be on hand for food and beverage purchases. Santa will be on site until 8:45 p.m.

For a full list of what’s happening this weekend in and around St. Louis, check out our calendar of events.  I hope you have a great time.

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