5 Things To Do This Weekend in St. Louis | November 16 – 18

Wednesday November 14, 2018

Here are the five things you won’t want to miss this weekend in St. Louis including Ameren Missouri Festival of Lights, holiday lights at Anheuser-Busch and Missouri Botanical Garden, learn how printmaking changed American art, and The Sheldon celebrates St. Louis’ long-standing and nationally respected hip hop scene.

Ameren Missouri Festival of Lights | November 17

Kick off the Christmas season in St. Louis by attending the Festival of Lights in Kiener Plaza! See performances by the Salvation Army Brass Band, Triple Threat from Stages Academy, Muny Kids just to name a few. There will be special appearances, ice skating, and tree lights along with fireworks! This event is jam packed with fun getting us ready for the holiday season.

Garden Glow | November 17 – January 1

Stroll through the Missouri Botanical Garden at night surrounded by a spectacle of unique light installations. Hundreds of thousands of lights will adorn some of the Garden’s most iconic locations including the Climatron®, Kaeser Memorial Maze, the Central Axis and Tower Grove House. Walkways will be transformed into an explosion of visual magic, while more traditional displays will delight crowds of all ages.

Graphic Revolution: American Prints 1960 to Now | November 11 – February 3

From the 1960s up until the early 21st century, American art was revolutionized through printmaking. This exhibit details the progress, displaying how printmaking is woven into our history. Browse more than 110 multimedia pieces, including the museum’s post–World War II American prints and pieces from private collections in the city, including works from the likes of Andy Warhol, Louise Bourgeois, and Barbara Kruger, among others at the Saint Louis Science Center.

Anheuser-Busch’s Brewery Lights | Every Thursday – Sunday through December 30

Experience the wonder of the Budweiser Clydesdales, s’mores roasting on an open fire, thousands of twinkling lights and one monumental display of holiday spirit at Anheuser-Busch’s Brewery Light Display.

LOOPRAT with Mathias and The Pirates | November 16

The Sheldon celebrates St. Louis’ long-standing and nationally respected hip hop scene as we partner with acclaimed group iLLPHONiCS to curate a series featuring some of the best hip hop acts the city has to offer.

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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