Festival of Nations is St. Louis' biggest multicultural celebration, drawing thousands each year to Tower Grove Park to enjoy music, great food, dance, craft making and more.
There will be 40 food booths featuring ethnic treats like Ethiopian injera, Filipino kebabs and other mouth-watering unique treats; 30 give booths selling things like African drums. Indian saris and other hand-made items, and many ethinic dance demonstrations.
Your kids can take part in mask-making and other hands-on art projects too.
Free admission. In Tower Grove Park near Grand and Arsenal on the city's south side.
More information: festivalofnationsstl.org
You and your kids can learn about space, science, the solar system and lots more in a fun, hands-on way during Public Missions at the Challenger Learning Center. Simulated Space missions are geared for families with kids ages 6 and up, and some for families with kids ages 11 and up.
Wagon rides, live entertainment, great festival foods, a petting zoo and much more make this an apple pickin' good time for the whole family. There will be pony rides, a children's carnival, opportunities to feed goats and other farm animals, caramel apples, funnel cakes and more.
Kids can enjoy bubble fun from The Magic House, the St. Louis Police Department Operation Polar Cops ice cream truck, face painting, games, and explore the St. Louis Fire Department fire truck. There will be 300 free lunches provided for children 12 and under.