For 50 years, the Saint Louis Zoo has offered a special area just for its youngest visitors to connect with nature. On Saturday, May 18, you can visit the Saint Louis Zoo to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Children's Zoo. Families can enjoy admission of just 50 cents per person for ages 2 and up. Children under the age of 2 are free.
Enjoy the beautiful sights at the Missouri Botanical Garden at this autism-friendly family night. Your whole family can explore, discover and experience hands-on activities, including fun in the Children's Garden, in a secure environment.
Schlafly Art Outside is a three-day invitational art fair featuring affordable art from more than 50 artists based in the St. Louis area. Enjoy quality art, tasty food, local brews and live music. There will also be a Kids Corner with hands-on art activites and pet painting at this family friendly festival. Admission is free.
Children can also wish their mom a very special Mother's Day by creating a one-of-a-kind Mother's Day keepsake just for her in the Museum's Art Studio.
Lend a hand to help homeless pets during the Purina Pet Project Day at Purina Farms. Come and meet adoptable pets, and take part in making adoption kits, toys and needed supplies for shelter pets. All projects are suitable for pet lovers of all ages. No reservations are necessary. Admission and parking are free.
Families and kids can wiggle-waggle and robot-walk with Elephant and Piggie from the books, explore the new Mo Willems exhibit, enjoy private playtime throughout The Magic House and partake in fun take-home activities.
Kids can have fun riding the Carousel, make a craft, play with toys and play with each other at Create and Play at the St. Louis Carousel.