It's all about pumpkins, carousel rides and Halloween fun at the Halloween Frenzy.
Meet at the White-Tail Deer shelter at Lone Elk Park to enjoy a family hayride in this beautiful setting. You'll spot elk, deer and other wildlife, then after the hayride, warm up by the fire, roast some marshmallows and enjoy live music.
Bring a flashlight and lawn chairs. The music starts at 7 p.m.
Hayride times are 6:30, 7:30 and 8:30 p.m. on Oct. 14 and 15.
Cost is $10 per person and space is limited. Registration is required by calling 314-615-4386.
Bring your whole family for this special evening in Creve Coeur Park. You'll enjoy live country music, marshmallows and hot chocolate, and hayrides for people of all abilities (a ramp assisted hay wagon will be available).
Lawn chairs are welcome, and the music starts at 6:30 p.m.
Hayride times are 6, 7 and 8 p.m. on Sept. 23 and Sept. 24. Cost is $10 per person. Advance registration is required by calling 314-615-8480, and please request special accommodations if needed.
There is lots of ghoulish fun for all ages on hayrides through Eckert's haunted orchards.
Enjoy a fun Halloween-themed story time featuring the classic book It's the Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown at the Bridge Coffee House in St. Charles.
1 p.m. Arrive early for the Kids Lunch Bunch, which includes lunch and a drink for $3.50.
More information: ntbridgekids.blogspot.com
Stop by the Creve Coeur Police Department for fun trick-or-treating, games, a costume contest and lots more.
This Halloween Public skate is sure to send a chill down your spine!
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.