International Council of Shopping Centers

St. Louis Welcomes the ICSC Heartland States Idea Exchange

We look forward to having you in St. Louis February 3-4, 2020.

Let this site be your guide to the best restaurants, shopping, entertainment and attractions the gateway city has to offer.

St. Louis is full of unique attractions, exceptional music, arts, and cultural institutions, and enough stores and specialty shops to keep any shopper happy. Experience Forest Park, home to world-class attractions like the Saint Louis Art Museum, Saint Louis Zoo, Saint Louis Science Center and the Missouri History Museum. Take a stroll through the Missouri Botanical Garden, or take a tour of the Anheuser-Busch brewery, Old Courthouse and the Gateway Arch.

Hungry? Try out one of our outstanding restaurants. From Vietnamese fare to Italian cuisine to BBQ, there are plenty of options to satisfy every craving. When the sun sets, the action heats up with, live music, professional sports and outstanding nightlife throughout downtown and St. Louis’ unique neighborhoods.

St. Louis continues to reinvent itself with exciting projects like the St. Louis Aquarium at Union Station, Ballpark Village, the National Blues Museum and the re-imagined Gateway Arch National Park. Historic buildings in the Gateway City are undergoing transformations and being re-purposed for 21st century uses. From boutique hotels, loft condos and apartments to restaurants, retail and entertainment venues, new life is being breathed into St. Louis.

And there is even more to look forward to with a the new MLS Stadium development, City Foundry and so much more on the way. St. Louis Magazine recently highlighted  9 major projects that are changing the face of St. Louis.

We can’t wait for you to experience it for yourself!

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