5 Things To Do in St. Louis This Weekend | December 10 – 12

Wednesday December 8, 2021

Here are 5 ideas to help you Explore St. Louis this weekend.

PJ’s and Pancakes with Santa Cruise

Celebrate the holidays in style aboard the PJ’s and Pancakes with Santa Cruise at the Gateway Arch Riverboats. Leave your PJs on and leave the cooking to them as they prepare a kid-approved breakfast. After breakfast, families can enjoy games, crafting activities and plenty of photo ops with Santa.

Holiday Extravaganza

St. Louis Artworks is hosting the Holiday Extravaganza this Saturday from 10 AM to 3 PM. Apprentice-made works of art will be on exhibit to view and purchase. Enjoy the Valis Brothers’ Food Truck, a gift raffle, and a Kwanzaa Ceremony during the event. Admission is free!

Holiday Light Displays

St. Louis has so many holiday light displays to choose from and they are perfect for date night, family fun, and photo-ops with friends. Let Explore St. Louis be your guide in these must-see holiday light displays.


Winterfest presented by Bank of America and World Wide Technology at Kiener Plaza is back for the holiday season! Celebrate the magic of the season in Downtown St. Louis with ice skating, holiday lights and music, cozy igloos, a winter market, and more!

St. Louis Union Station

Head down to St. Louis Union Station for some holiday fun! Santa and his elves are full steam ahead for a trip to the North Pole for the Polar Express Train Ride, holiday cocktails will be served in the Grand Hall, and you can catch Scuba Claus and his trusty elf for a special Dive Chat.

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 and things to do in St. Louis, check out our events calendar.

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