Visit one of the most dazzling holiday light displays in the Midwest on these special Family Nights when children's tickets are just $3. The Garden Glow at the Missouri Botanical Garden features a million lights surrounding visitors with a spectacle of unique installations amid some of the Garden's most iconic locations.
Enjoy interactive photo opportunities, traditional holiday music and festivities, delicious food and drinks and more as the Garden is transformed around you into a winter wonderland.
The Garden Glow is open nightly from November 19 through Jan. 7, 2023. Closed December 24 and 25. Santa will be at the Garden Glow for photo ops on the following dates: November 21-22, 28-29, December 5-6, and 12-13 from 5 to 9 p.m.
Family Nights are held on Wednesdays November 23 through December 14. Tickets for Famly Night are $20 for non-members ages 13 and up, $15 for members ages 13 and up, and $3 for children ages 3 to 12. Children age 2 and under are free. Festival level members are free.
Advance tickets are recommended. For tickets and more information visit mobot.org
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!
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At this free art program for ages 3-6 the focus is on the process of making art rather than the finished product. Both in-person and virtual sessions are offered.
Splash and play with your little one in this fun morning activity. No registration is necessary.