5 Things To Do in St. Louis This Weekend | Dec 21 – 23

Wednesday December 19, 2018

Here are the five things you won’t want to miss this weekend in St. Louis including the St. Louis Symphony Mercy Holiday Celebration, Hidden Valley Season opening, the Bud Light Braggin’ Rights game and more.

Mercy Holiday Celebration | December 21 – 23

Experience St. Louis’ favorite holiday tradition, sure to make your season merry and bright! Gather together at Powell Hall as the St. Louis Symphony resents five merry performances of timeless Christmas classics, carols, familiar favorites, and Santa Claus.

Hidden Valley | December 21 – February

The Hidden Valley Ski Resort, a family friendly place that offers a variety of trails suitable for different skill levels, as well as the Polar Plunge, the largest snow tubing hill in Missouri opens for the season on Friday, December 21.

A Christmas Story | December 20 – 23

Ralphie Parker’s quest to get a Red Ryder BB gun for Christmas returns to The Repertory Theatre of St. Louis in all its heartwarming and hilarious glory. Filled with delightful holiday vignettes and endlessly quotable lines (“You’ll shoot your eye out!”), this play is the perfect gift for the whole family to enjoy. See the classic movie brought to life on stage!

Bud Light Braggin’ Rights | December 22

A heated rivalry steeped in tradition, warm holiday spirit and loud, passionate fans holding the hottest tickets in town make the annual Bud Light Braggin’ Rights Game presented by State Farm Insurance the highlight of the basketball season. Join the Missouri Tigers and the Illinois Fighting Illini as they celebrate the 37th anniversary of what has become one of the best rivalries in all of college basketball at Enterprise Center.

Christmas Light Displays

There’s nothing quite like an evening stroll under twinkling holidays lights to celebrate the season.  St. Louis has plenty of amazing lights displays to enjoy. Make a weekend of it and check out these six must see holiday light displays.

We hope you enjoy your weekend in St. Louis. Make sure to share your St. Louis photos with us using #ExploreStLouis, you could be featured on our social page. For more events, festivals and things to do in St. Louis, check out our events calendar.

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