Celebrate Arbor Day by getting to know some of the mighty oak trees at the Missouri Botanical Garden. At this one-hour Great Green Adventures session, kids will get up close to mighty oak trees and learn about them through hands-on activities.
Bring your preschooler to the park for 30 minutes of yoga and stories!
Follow the Bunny Train to the Doggie Sniff & Search at Purina Farms! Bring your family's furry friend to sniff and play while hunting for cheesy-scented tennis balls scattered around the outdoor Main Show Field.
Enjoy a free family movie at the Kirkwood Performing Arts Center: The Wizard of Oz. Reservations are required.
Explore the science behind the sport of hockey at the Saint Louis Science Center's newest exhibit: HOCKEY: Faster Than Ever. Technology, physics and other topics highlight the advances of the sport over time and show that science is found everywhere in hockey.
Craft Alliance welcomes all St. Louis area families for Emerson Family Studios, a free Saturday morning craft workshop for kids ages 5 and up with their parents and caregivers. Led by professional artists, families create together in the Craft Alliance studios, exploring clay, fiber, textiles, and more!
Kids in grades kindergarten through 5th can join in on the art-filled fun at the President's Day Art Workshop at Yucandu Art Studio. At this drop-off workshop, there will be plenty of supplies and adorable mosaic shape options to satisfy everyone.
There are more than strawberries (but plenty of those too) at this festival! Kids can enjoy pony rides, carnival rides, a petting farm, wagon rides, inflatables and lots more.
With the help of ten truckloads of sand, The Magic House's backyard will be transformed once again into a beachfront park for the popular Sandcastle Beach exhibit. Sandcastle Beach opens May 26 with a Kick Off to Summer event that includes ice cream, the Bubble Bus and a dance party!
Catch a movie or two at the Saint Louis Science Center's OMNIMAX Theater, where films are shown featuring the IMAX with Laser. This state-of-the-art theater provides the sharpest images, unmatched sound quality and 40% greater color range than traditional theaters. The five-story, 80-foot-diameter dome will fill your entire field of vision providing a truly immersive experience. Opening May 24: The Little Mermaid: The IMAX Experience.
Visit the James S. McDonnell Planetarium in Forest Park and see a star show to experience the largest artificial sky in the Western Hemisphere. Star shows are lead LIVE by one of the Planetarium's educators, creating a new and tailored experience for every audience.
See the Zoo's California sea lions perform acrobatic and athletic feats, including Olympic-style dives on a high-diving platform, flipper walks, frisbee tosses and plenty of surprises. While on stage with the sea lions, the Zoo's trainers explain sea lion behavior and positive-reinforcement training, in addition to the need for conserving the sea lion's ocean habitat.