Many St. Louis family attractions are open with limited capacity and enhanced safety protocols for visitors and staff. Many are hosting virtual and socially distanced events, which you'll find in our Things To Do calendar. Public health experts recommend that when you go out, follow public health guidelines: wear a mask, practice social distancing and wash your hands frequently.

Dinner with Santa at the Saint Louis Zoo

Sunday, December 20, 2020
Monday, December 21, 2020
Tuesday, December 22, 2020
Wednesday, December 23, 2020

Bring your whole family for a festive holiday experience at the Saint Louis Zoo. Santa will be the guest of honor with treats for the kids and a delicious meal for everyone. 

The 2020 version of Dinner with Santa will include special safety protocols. Reservations are limited to maintain safe distance between tables, and all guests (including Santa!) are required to wear masks.

Santa will not be offering pictures this year, but he will make his way around the room to each table to say hello! All guests must wear their masks when visiting with Santa. Everyone included in your reservation must live in the same household.

Dinner with Santa at the Saint Louis Zoo will be held night December 20-23 with seatings at 5 and 7 p.m. Cost is $20 per child and $24 per adult for members; $22 per child and $25 per adult for non-members. Children under age 2 are free.

More information, details safety protocols, and reservations are available at stlzoo.org

 

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Winterfest
Thursday, December 3, 2020
Friday, December 4, 2020
Saturday, December 5, 2020

The magical sights of the Gateway Arch Park Foundation's Winterfest return to downtown St. Louis this holiday season! Kiener Plaza will transform into a dazzling wonderland featuring more than 70,000 lights in the park's trees, complementing the breathtaking backdrop of the Gateway Arch and Old Courthouse. 

 

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Brewery Lights Drive-Thru Experience

Anheuser-Busch has warmly welcomed the St. Louis community for years to its holiday lights at the Anheuser-Busch Brewery. For 2020, Brewery Lights is designed as a drive-thru so guests can enjoy the show from the comfort of their own vehicle. 

 

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Season's Greetings Planetarium Star Show
Thursday, December 3, 2020
Friday, December 4, 2020

Celebrate the season with the new Planetarium show Seasons Greetings. Viewers will discover the nature of our seasons and why the winter solstice has long been a time of celebration. This live star show lets you gaze up to the winter sky, but also look back at how the cultures are united in celebration during the winter season and how these celestial sights still influence our holidays today.

 

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Holiday Magic at The Magic House
Thursday, December 3, 2020
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Saturday, December 5, 2020

Celebrate the magic of the holidays the entire month of December at the Holiday Magic experience at The Magic House! Holiday Magic features expanded hours, festive decorations, lots of outdoor attractions and experiences and the opportunity to safely visit Santa in his sleigh. 

 

 

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