5 Things To Do in St. Louis This Weekend | December 17 – 19

Thursday December 16, 2021

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

Holiday Magic at The Magic House

Celebrate the magic of the holidays at Holiday Magic at The Magic House. This experience includes festive decorations and special programs throughout the entire 55,000 square foot facility including a life-size Gingerbread Village, a Wonder Woods Maze and Snowball Carnival, all free with general admission.

The Nutcracker

One of St. Louis’ favorite holiday production is back at The Touhill Performing Arts Center. Gen Horiuchi’s “The Nutcracker” captures the spirit of the holidays with two acts featuring glorious sets and lighting, rousing music, and the talents of the Saint Louis Ballet’s professional dancers and students.

Misfit Holiday Cocktail Bar

Head to the City Museum as they transform the Cabin Bar into the Misfit Holiday Cocktail Bar. Enjoy specialty cocktails, snacks, fire pits and s’mores surrounded by your favorite Island of Misfit Toys Characters. Ugly sweaters and extreme holiday gear encouraged. The tackier, the better.

A Christmas Carol

The Repertory Theatre St. Louis is excited to launch a new holiday tradition with the first-ever annual production of A Christmas Carol. The ghosts of Ebenezer Scrooge’s past, present and future have caught up with him and he must take a transformative journey. Get your tickets today.

Winter Wonderland in Tilles Park

Enjoy a St. Louis holiday tradition at the 36th Annual Winter Wonderland in Tilles Park. Meander through a million glimmering lights, with over 100 displays of festive characters and winter scenes you can enjoy by car or carriage ride from 5:30-9:30 p.m. each night. Tickets are required.

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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