What to Do on Christmas Day in St. Louis 2013

Friday December 20, 2013

When you’re done opening presents on Christmas, you might be looking for something else to do. Here are some local attractions that are open on Christmas Day.

Holiday Light Displays
Many of the Christmas light displays in St. Louis are closed on Christmas, but not Santa’s Magical Kingdom, Winter Wonderland or Anheuser Busch Drive through light display.  The lights will be twinkling at Santa’s Magical Kingdom until 10:30pm and 9:30pm at Winter Wonderland and Anheuser Busch

Blueberry Hill
Blueberry Hill is a St. Louis favorite on the Delmar Loop. This restaurant and nightclub is open every day of the year including Christmas. If you’re looking for a place to hang out and have a few beers, this is it. Blueberry Hill serves a full menu from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m., and a late night menu after 9 p.m.

The Ritz-Carlton in Clayton is serving a gourmet holiday brunch on Christmas Day. The menu includes made-to-order omelets, freshly made sushi, maple glazed ham, roasted turkey, delicious desserts and more. Brunch is served from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The cost is $85 for adults and $42.50 for children ages five to 12. For more information or to make reservations, call (314) 719-1433.

Skating at Steinberg Skating Rink
After getting your fill of Christmas dinner, head over to Steinberg Skating Rink in Forest Park to work off some of those calories. The ice rink is open extended hours from 10 a.m. to midnight December 16 – January 1, including Christmas Day. Skating fees are $6.50 for adults and $5.50 for children. Skates are also available to rent for $3.

Hidden Valley Ski Resort
Another way to work off those Christmas calories is with a little skiing or snowboarding. Hidden Valley Ski Resort is open for a special moonlight ski session on Christmas night from 6 p.m. to 3 a.m.

Poker, Blackjack, Slots. Whatever your game, you can play it on Christmas. Local casinos including Lumiere Place, Hollywood, and RiverCity are open for anyone wanting to try their luck.

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