Family Events in St. Louis

SciFest: Play and Creativity Expo
Saturday, July 13, 2024

The Saint Louis Science Center hosts SciFest: Play and Creativity Expo, an all-day, free event showcasing how STEM concepts, innovation, play and creativity all go together. Visitors can get involved and engage their own creativity through exciting, hands-on activities. 



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Crestwood Touch-a-Truck
Saturday, September 7, 2024

Visit Whitecliff Park in Crestwood for a free Touch-a-Truck open to all. Kids can climb into, hop on and honk the horns of some big trucks and other vehicles. 


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HullabaZoo at the Saint Louis Zoo
Thursday, July 25, 2024
Thursday, August 8, 2024

Have some wild fun with your kids at HullabaZoo at the Saint Louis Zoo! These themed afternoons are full of family activities unique to the Zoo. Enjoy live entertainment you can dance to, and kid favorites like the Bubble Bus.


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Trike Town at The Magic House
Friday, August 23, 2024

Adventures abound at Trike Town, the outdoor, child-size city at The Magic House. Kids can pick out their favorite little red tricycle and explore the entire town while learning about bicycle safety and the importance of wearing a helmet. 

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Sunset and Snowcones

Enjoy free snow cones and watch the sunset over the Mississippi River at the Mississippi Greenway: Chain of Rocks Park. This free event is sponsored by Great Rivers Greenway and is for all ages.


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Let Them Eat Art
Friday, July 12, 2024

Shop, eat and enjoy live music, hands-on art projects, lots of great food, and entertainment for kids at this casual and fun Maplewood festival that celebrates making and enjoying art.

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Food Truck Friday in Tower Grove Park
Friday, July 12, 2024
Friday, August 16, 2024
Friday, September 20, 2024

It's the food truck event that started them all! Local food trucks gather for an evening of friends, fun, live music and plenty of great food at Sauce Food Truck Fridays. St. Louis' favorite mobile restaurants will be dishing out fresh fare and local brews in Tower Grove Park.

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