5 Things To Do This Weekend in St. Louis 12/23 – 12/26

Thursday December 22, 2016

Merry Christmas! We hope you have a great weekend with friends and family.  Here are five things you won’t want to miss this weekend in St. Louis.

Hidden Valley Ski Resort | through January 3

Winter fun is minutes away. Enjoy skiing, snowboarding or snow tubing in Polar Plunge Tubing area. Lighted trails. Day, evening, weekend midnight sessions. Open daily.

Garden Glow 2016 |  through January 1

Garden Glow features a million lights surrounding visitors with a spectacle of unique installations amid some of the Missouri Botanical Garden’s most iconic locations. Enjoy interactive photo opportunities, traditional holiday music and festivities, delicious food and drinks and more as the Garden is transformed around you into a winter wonderland.

A Christmas Carol | through December 24

Charles Dickens’ heartwarming tale comes to life on the The Rep’s stage for the first time in 35 years. The miser Ebenezer Scrooge is given a chance at redemption as he’s visited by four ghosts – his old partner Jacob Marley and the Ghosts of Christmas Past, Present and Future – who teach him it’s never too late to change. The Loretto-Hilton Center for the Performing Arts

The Nutcracker presented by Saint Louis Ballet | through December 23

Incorporating spectacular effects such as glitter, smoke and pyrotechnics plus new choreography each year to to keep this holiday classic fresh. A magical adventure that’s appropriate for all ages, The Nutcracker features the talents of Saint Louis Ballet’s professional company along with students from the Saint Louis Ballet School – and special surprise guests in the comic role of Mother Ginger. Blanche M. Touhill Performing Arts Center

Winter Wonderland | January 1

Every year during the holidays thousands of visitors make the drive to Tilles Park to enjoy a Winter Wonderland. The park is filled with more than a million lights and various holiday scenes throughout the Christmas season. In fact, Winter Wonderland has been a local tradition for three decades and is one of the most popular Christmas light displays in the area.

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

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