12 Events Happening in St. Louis this November
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The weather is getting colder, but there’s plenty to see and do in November in St. Louis. Take a look at these events this month.
Muny Magic at The Sheldon | November 5 – 6
Enjoy an evening of great musical theatre songs performed by two beloved stars of The Muny. Emerging Broadway talent Mikaela Bennett, angelic and spunky Cinderella, and St. Louis native and Muny favorite Alex Prakken (1776, Les Misérables), will take you on an enchanting musical journey as they sing your favorites.
2018 St. Louis International Film Festival | November 7 – 17
The St. Louis International Film Festival has been screening features and shorts from around the world at venues throughout the area. Don’t miss this chance to catch one of the festival’s most impressive offerings with more than 450 films including narrative features, documentary features, hundreds of shorts and more.
The Chainsmokers | November 8
The Chainsmokers bring their World War Joy tour to Enterprise Center on Friday, Nov. 8 with special guests 5 Seconds of Summer and Lennon Stella!
Schlafly Full Moon Festival | November 9
A six-pack of bonfires awaits you each Fall at our Full Moon Festival. Join Schlafly as they celebrate the harvest with live music and a pig roast featuring hogs from Todd Geisert Farms in Washington, Missouri.
Incubus | November 14
Stomp | November 15 – 17
The international percussion sensation Stomp has garnered armfuls of awards and rave reviews. Using everything from matchboxes, wooden poles, brooms and more this group fills the stage with magnificent rhythms. You won’t want to miss this performance at the Fox Theatre.
Owl Prowls at the World Bird Sanctuary | November 1 – March 27
Come over to the dark side and meet those amazing birds that exist by moonlight. Owl Prowls offer an exciting opportunity to learn more about the amazing life of owls. Spend an evening with a Word Bird Sanctuary naturalist who will introduce you to live owls and their unique calls. Then, take an easy night hike through our grounds to try to call in a wild owl!
Six Flags St. Louis Holiday in the Park | November 23 – January 1
A dazzling winter spectacular featuring more than a million glittering lights, holiday entertainment, delicious seasonal treats, visits with Santa and many of our popular theme park rides. Combine holiday traditions with a thrilling family experience that is uniquely Six Flags.
Winterfest at the Arch | November 23
Experience an ice skating rink like no other! Grab your skates and enjoy this outdoor rink in the heart of Kiener Plaza. In the shadow of the Gateway Arch or under its new lights, the Winterfest Ice Rink is a great winter destination. Enjoy the rink, sip hot chocolate in the renovated park, or explore the playground.
Ameren Missouri Festival of Lights | November 23
The always anticipated Ameren Missouri Festival of Lights returns to Kiener Plaza! Help ring in the holiday season with musical entertainment, children’s activities, vendors, and fireworks that follow the annual lighting of the Salvation Army’s Tree of Lights on November 23 beginning at 4:00 – 8pm.
Ameren Thanksgiving Day Parade | November 28
The Ameren Thanksgiving Day Parade takes to the streets of downtown on November 22 at 8:45 am with over 130 parade units, including musical floats, displays, giant helium balloon figures, local marching bands and an appearance by Santa Claus to wish everyone at Happy Thanksgiving and Merry Christmas. Prior to the parade, runners of all ages will be hitting the streets for the annual Turkey Trot 5K.
Polar Express Train Ride | November 29 – December 30
All aboard! The Polar Express Train Ride departs from St. Louis Union Station all month long! Visitors to St. Louis this holiday season can book a trip that’s bound to create a Christmas memory they will treasure forever-a journey to the North Pole via the Polar Express.
For a full list of events happening this November in St. Louis, check out our calendar of events. Also, be sure to share your photos of your St. Louis adventure using the hashtag #ExploreStLouis.