The Ultimate St. Louis Tourist

2016 Ultimate St. Louis Tourist Contest

Notepad … check! Camera … check! Adventure … double check! If you are ages 8 to 18 (entering grades 3 through 12 in fall 2016) you are invited to submit your Ultimate St. Louis Tourist experience for a chance to win $500! It’s awesome how many attractions the S-T-L offers visitors and residents – any many of them are free! Share with the world what you like to do in the Lou!

Follow these three simple steps: Follow these three simple steps:

  1. Visit at least three St. Louis area attractions,
  2. Tell us about the experience in 500 words or less on this page beginning April 20, 2016 (be creative, energetic and let your civic pride shine)
  3. Share a link to photos or video of your experience (totally optional, but a great idea)

Congratulations to our 2016 Ultimate St. Louis Tourist winners!

Winner 1


Student Name: Liam Boeving
School: Home Schooled
Age: 9
Grade: 4
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Winner 2


Student Name: Elijah Minor
School: Brittany Woods Middle School
Age: 11
Grade: 6
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Winner 3


Student Name: Krista Steele
School: North Kirkwood Middle School
Age: 13
Grade: 8
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Winner 4


Student Name: Stanley Ding
School: MICDS
Age: 14
Grade: 9
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Winner 5

Marissa Grade 12

Student Name: Marissa Etwaroo
School: Pattonville High School
Age: 17
Grade 12
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