5 Things To Do in St. Louis This Weekend | November 20 – 22

Thursday November 19, 2020

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

The Polar Express | through December 30

THE POLAR EXPRESS™ returns to St. Louis Union Station for the 2020 holiday season with some changes to allow for social distancing and safety. The decorated trains remain stationary under the train shed for a walk-through event. Guests can interact with the Polar Express characters and Santa Claus and his elves in whimsically decorated tents.

WonderLight’s Christmas | Through January 3

WonderLight’s Christmas at World Wide Technology Raceway features over 1 million LED lights synchronized to traditional and newer Christmas music played through your own car stereo. See shooting stars, floating snowflakes, dancing candy canes and lollipops, giant Christmas trees, and (a crowd favorite) enchanting tunnels of lights!

Winterfest | Through January 3

Winterfest returns this holiday season to light up your life with a whimsical wintry light display. Kiener Plaza will be transformed into a magical wonderland that will delight people of all ages as they drive around the park. More than 60,000 lights will be strung in the trees of Kiener Plaza to complement the iconic backdrop of the Gateway Arch and Old Courthouse.

Way of Lights | Through December 31

Wintertime sparkles at the Shrine of Our Lady of the Snows as the annual Way of Lights Christmas display illuminates the grounds. Enjoy the beauty of the Way of Lights, shop the Shrine gift shop, enjoy a snack, and visit the Christmas tree & wreath display. Donations are encouraged to help continue bringing this family tradition to our community each year.

Holiday in the Park | Select days Nov. 27 – Jan. 1

Six Flags St. Louis celebrates the holidays with cheer, thrilling rides, tasty treats and exciting family entertainment for the holiday season. Six Flags St. Louis transforms into a winter wonderland over a million colorful lights, carolers performing classic yuletide favorites, personalized meet-and-greets with Santa and his helpers (before Christmas), and everyone’s favorite Looney Tunes characters.

Find a full list of places to re-explore responsibly at Passport to STL. Make sure to share your St. Louis photos with us using #ExploreStLouis, you could be featured on our social page.

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